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Tip: Categorizing images[edit]

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Hello, Kittybrewster!

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:

Uploadwizard-categories.png

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.

BotMultichillT 06:04, 22 May 2009 (UTC)

File:Rt Hon Charles Arbuthnot.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.

This message was added automatically by Nikbot, if you need some help about it, ask its master (Filnik) or go to the Commons:Help desk. --Filnik 15:40, 22 November 2009 (UTC)


How to request deletion for duplicate files[edit]

Hello! I noticed you've had a problem requesting File:Sir William Aruthnot 1st Bt.jpg for deletion. Duplicate files qualify for speedy deletion and can be nominated by using the {{bad name}} or {{duplicate}} templates as follows:

  1. Please make sure the template is on the media file that should be deleted - inversions are frequent.
  2. Please use {{correctly named image}} and make sure the correctly named image appears on the right side of the template. Otherwise you may have typed the image name incorrectly, or maybe forgot to add the extension (.jpg or .png etc.)
  3. Please use {{correctly named image}} instead if you are not the uploader of the file, or the file is already used on other projects.

Best regards, -- Orionisttalk 08:22, 16 December 2010 (UTC)

I forgot to tell you that templates should be used on the file page, not on the talk page. I've already done that for you for the above file. Regards. -- Orionisttalk 22:27, 16 December 2010 (UTC)

File:John 16 v of arbuthnott.jpg[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:John 16 v of arbuthnott.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.

If you created this file, please note that the fact that it has been proposed for deletion does not necessarily mean that we do not value your kind contribution. It simply means that one person believes that there is some specific problem with it, such as a copyright issue.
Please remember to respond to and – if appropriate – contradict the arguments supporting deletion. Arguments which focus on the nominator will not affect the result of the nomination. Thank you!


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Masem (talk) 22:10, 22 July 2012 (UTC)

File tagging File:Sir John Arbuthnot, 1st Baronet.jpg[edit]

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Martin H. (talk) 20:14, 1 December 2012 (UTC)

File:Francis Humberston-Stewart-Mackenzie, 7th Earl Seaforth.JPG[edit]

Commons-emblem-issue.svg File:Francis Humberston-Stewart-Mackenzie, 7th Earl Seaforth.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.

If you created this file, please note that the fact that it has been proposed for deletion does not necessarily mean that we do not value your kind contribution. It simply means that one person believes that there is some specific problem with it, such as a copyright issue.
Please remember to respond to and – if appropriate – contradict the arguments supporting deletion. Arguments which focus on the nominator will not affect the result of the nomination. Thank you!


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 — billinghurst sDrewth 11:01, 10 July 2014 (UTC)