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When you categorize for example a church in Category:Lugano you don't have to use - in additon (please see your pix of mid/end May and actual June 3) - the categories Category:Switzerland and Category:Canton of Ticino, too, i.e. "Lugano" is a subcat(egory) of "Canton of Ticino" which is a subcat of "Switzerland" ;-)
Thanks for taking notice,
with my best regards,
Roland zh 19:44, 3 June 2009 (UTC)
PS: I like your pictures :-)
Tip: Categorizing images
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When picking categories, try to choose a specific category ("Astronomical diagrams") over a generic one ("Illustrations").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 05:48, 17 July 2009 (UTC)
- Image:Mappa ferrovie retiche.svg is uncategorized since 16 July 2009.
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