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Image Tagging Image:Balearic Slinger.jpg[edit]

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Thanks for uploading Image:Balearic Slinger.jpg. I notice the image page currently doesn't specify who created the content, so the copyright status is unclear. If you have not created this media yourself then you need to argue that we have the right to use the media on Wikimedia Commons (see copyright tagging below). If you have not created the media yourself then you should also specify where you found it, i.e., in most cases link to the website where you got it, and the terms of use for content from that page.

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All sorted out now. Gaius Cornelius 13:05, 26 March 2007 (UTC)


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Image:Stile with dog gate OS SY567846.jpg[edit]

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There seems to be a problem regarding the description and/or licensing of this particular file. It has been found that you've added in the image's description only a Template that's not a license and although it provides useful informations about the image, it's not a valid license. Could you please resolve this problem, adding the license in the image linked above? You can edit the description page and change the text. Uploading a new version of the file does not change the description of the file. This page may give you more hints on which license to choose. Thank you.

Done. Gaius Cornelius (talk) 13:57, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

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Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Gaius Cornelius!

Tip: Add categories to your images

Thanks a lot for contributing to the Wikimedia Commons! Here's a tip to make your uploads more useful: Why not add some categories to describe them? This will help more people to find and use them.

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1) If you're using the UploadWizard, you can add categories to each file when you describe it. Just click "more options" for the file and add the categories which make sense:

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[[Category:Category name]]

For example, if you are uploading a diagram showing the orbits of comets, you add the following code:

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Thanks again for your uploads! More information about categorization can be found in Commons:Categories, and don't hesitate to leave a note on the help desk.

BotMultichillT 05:49, 23 January 2009 (UTC)

Done. Gaius Cornelius (talk) 08:31, 10 September 2009 (UTC)

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Please help replace this outdated license[edit]

Hello!

Thank you for donating images to the Wikimedia Commons. You have uploaded some images in the past with the license {{PD}}. While this was a license acceptable in the early days of Wikimedia, since January 2006, this license has been deprecated and since October 2008 no new uploads with this license was allowed.

The license on older images should be replaced with a better and more specific license/permissions and you can help by checking the images and adding {{PD-self}} if you are the author or one of the other templates that you can see in the template on the image page.

Thank you for your help. If you need help feel free to ask at Commons talk:Licensing or contact User:Zscout370.

The images we would like you to check are:

BotMultichillT 20:31, 8 January 2010 (UTC)

Done. Gaius Cornelius (talk) 00:55, 10 January 2010 (UTC)

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Category:Canned beverages[edit]

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Picture of the Year voting round 1 open[edit]

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File:Balcony, fresco in villa, Pompeii.jpg[edit]

Hi Gaius Cornelius. In 2008 you have upload this file of a fresco of Pompeii. Please, can you specify if you photographed this fresco in a house in Pompeii (can you remember in which house?), or in a Museum (in which Museum?) ? Or have you scanned this image from a book? It's important to give a localisation to this fresco. Thank you very much for your help ! Cheers, --DenghiùComm (talk) 05:27, 14 May 2014 (UTC)

The picture was taken in a house in the ruins of Pompeii; I have updated the file's description. Was there any particular reason that you wanted to know? Gaius Cornelius (talk) 08:17, 18 May 2014 (UTC)