User talk:Lichtkind

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Image:Damian Conway.jpg[edit]

I deleted the image you just uploaded because you overwrote a completely different image. The description and valid license information on the page was for the older image, so attaching your upload to it was incorrect. If you want to use that new photo, please upload it under a new, unique name. Also make sure the license is correct - I did not see anything about Creative Commons on damian.conway.org. --Davepape 14:15, 11 April 2007 (UTC)

yes i saw it than and tried to restore now. hope there is no damage now will upload the other picture later under other namen. cheers.Lichtkind 14:18, 11 April 2007 (UTC)
Great. We seem to have been reverting on top of each other for a moment there, but it looks to be back to its original state now. --Davepape 14:22, 11 April 2007 (UTC)
yes but i think previous war higher resolution, i mailed the original author that he can correct that if necessary. i now uploading again under Damian Conway Head.jpg :) Lichtkind 14:33, 11 April 2007 (UTC)


Image:Damian Conway Head.jpg[edit]

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MECUtalk 22:31, 11 April 2007 (UTC)

Hello Mecu please i know the rules, it was the wish of damian himself to be portraited in the artuicle with this picture, im about to check that with the rights but it seems good, give just some days to get response.Lichtkind 09:01, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
That's fine. Please put something on the image page like "permission obtained and sent to Wikipedia, awaiting OTRS approval" so others looking at it will know the status of this image as well and hopefully you won't get the same problem. MECUtalk 12:27, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
Thanks but what OTRS means exactly? Lichtkind 12:32, 12 April 2007 (UTC)
OTRS is the name of the system that receives the emails sent to permission-commons@wikimedia.org (and pretty much all e-mails sent to wikimedia). Yonatan talk 15:37, 15 April 2007 (UTC)
Thanks.Lichtkind 10:33, 17 April 2007 (UTC)


Image Tagging Image:Larry_Wall.jpg[edit]

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Unless the permission information is given, the image may be speedy deleted after seven days. Thank you. Siebrand 12:20, 11 June 2007 (UTC)

Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Lichtkind!

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:

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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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.

[[Category:Category name]]

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".

When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations"). Pro-tip: The CommonSense tool can help you find the best category for your image.

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.

CategorizationBot (talk) 12:52, 1 December 2011 (UTC)