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Image:W610i front.JPG[edit]

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Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Hokachung!

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.

Here's how:

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2) You can also pick the file from your list of uploads, edit the file description page, and manually add the category code at the end of the page.

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

[[Category:Astronomical diagrams]]
[[Category:Comets]]

This will make the diagram show up in the categories "Astronomical diagrams" and "Comets".

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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 (talk) 05:58, 4 January 2009 (UTC)


File:West Rail Line Day Pass (1).jpg[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:West Rail Line Day Pass (1).jpg has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

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Chanueting (talk) 12:05, 14 February 2009 (UTC)

Poster[edit]

Sorry - you can't upload images of posters suc has File:MTR SHM.JPG as you do not own the copyright in the original artwork. Please see COM:CB. --MichaelMaggs (talk) 09:35, 15 March 2009 (UTC)

File:MTR AUS (13).JPG[edit]

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File:NAC_adv_(1).JPG[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:NAC_adv_(1).JPG has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

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Amada44 (talk) 10:30, 18 March 2010 (UTC)

File:MTR AUS (23).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 information 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.

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File:TWW_map_with_mistake_(1).JPG[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:TWW_map_with_mistake_(1).JPG has been listed at Commons:Deletion requests so that the community can discuss whether it should be kept or not. We would appreciate it if you could go to voice your opinion about this at its entry.

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shizhao (talk) 18:01, 10 January 2011 (UTC)

Category:Central-Wan Chai Bypass[edit]

hello, welcome to commons and thank you for contributing. I know from experience it can be hard work to upload pictures and get all the details right.

I believe you created the category 'Category:Central-Wan Chai Bypass', which you made part of the higer level category 'admiralty'. category:Admiralty is actually for the admiralty in London, UK so i think you probably intended something different. Unfortunately I do not know what the connection is between the road and an admiralty so i cannot correct it myself but would be happy to help if I can. Sandpiper (talk) 20:05, 17 January 2012 (UTC)

Thanks for pointing out my mistake! The word "Admiralty" I have mentioned is actually referring to a place in Hong Kong. I have changed the category to Category:Admiralty, Hong Kong. Sorry for any inconvenience caused. -Hokachung (talk) 11:43, 23 January 2012 (UTC)

Invitation to Participate on Talk:BSicon/Icon_geometry_and_SVG_code_neatness#Elevated_to_tunnel[edit]

Hi! May I invite you to put your inputs regarding Talk:BSicon/Icon_geometry_and_SVG_code_neatness#Elevated_to_tunnel as User:Useddenim seems to implement a new standard towards some icons that is different from the existing ones. For uniformity's sake I have opened a discussion on whether how to tackle this and what should prevail. Your useful input would be very much appreciated. Mabuhay! PhilippineRevolution (talk) 03:31, 29 December 2013 (UTC)