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The image was derived from Image:Merge-arrow.svg (flipped left-right and colours reversed).

Split-arrows.gif Merge-arrows.gif Merge-arrow.gif Mergedisputed.gif Mergefrom.gif Merge-split-transwiki default.gif Sub-arrows.gif (GIF)

Split-arrows.svg Merge-arrows.svg Merge-arrow.svg Mergedisputed.svg Mergefrom.svg Merge-split-transwiki default.svg Sub-arrows.svg (SVG)

Split-arrows 2.svg Merge-arrows 2.svg Merge-arrow 2.svg Mergedisputed 2.svg Mergefrom 2.svg Merge-split-transwiki default 2.svg Sub-arrows 2.svg (SVG v2)

This is part of a series of icons used in templates on various Wikipedias to represent the merging or splitting of content. Both GIF and SVG renditions of each exist. The GIFs exist for reasons of uniformity and backward compatibility. In Windows versions of Microsoft Internet Explorer prior to version 7, the SVGs render without transparency unless a special workaround is applied. This workaround is in place on the English Wikipedia, but works only for Internet Explorer version 6, and the workaround is not in place on other wikis.

The SVGs, while not exact replicas of the original GIFs, are superior when displayed at sizes greater than the GIFs' native dimensions. For example, see the two renditions of the "Mergefrom" icon at 275 pixels:

Mergefrom.gif Mergefrom.svg Mergefrom 2.svg

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current00:06, 19 December 2016Thumbnail for version as of 00:06, 19 December 201650 × 20 (4 KB)Ladsgroup (talk | contribs)Aligning colors with wikimedia color palette (phab:M82)
07:17, 15 November 2007Thumbnail for version as of 07:17, 15 November 200750 × 20 (4 KB)David Levy (talk | contribs)adjusted purple hue
23:19, 2 July 2007Thumbnail for version as of 23:19, 2 July 200750 × 20 (5 KB)Remember the dot (talk | contribs)hopefully still more true to the original GIF
21:56, 2 July 2007Thumbnail for version as of 21:56, 2 July 200750 × 20 (5 KB)Remember the dot (talk | contribs)more true to the original GIF
04:14, 4 April 2007Thumbnail for version as of 04:14, 4 April 200750 × 20 (687 bytes)David Levy (talk | contribs)Reverted to earlier revision
07:55, 16 March 2007Thumbnail for version as of 07:55, 16 March 200750 × 20 (666 bytes)AAA! (talk | contribs)flipping image so it looks like it's pointing towards the template it's used on
06:57, 17 August 2006Thumbnail for version as of 06:57, 17 August 200650 × 20 (687 bytes)Erin Silversmith (talk | contribs)Improved version. Closer to the original GIF in various ways.
20:44, 15 January 2006Thumbnail for version as of 20:44, 15 January 20064,311 × 1,790 (1 KB)Easyas12c~commonswiki (talk | contribs)
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