This page lists the tags that the software may mark an edit with, and their meaning.

Tag nameAppearance on change listsFull description of meaningSourceActive?Tagged changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo185,847 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo142,894 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes77,671 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo46,482 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo44,761 changes
visualeditor-wikitextSource editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes26,693 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo19,929 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo7,492 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo4,164 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo4,049 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes2,475 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes2,375 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes1,489 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes1,306 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo1,095 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes1,001 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes997 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo314 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes225 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes203 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes120 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes74 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes42 changes
2021060318542320210603185423No longer in useNo1 change
2021060318542520210603185425No longer in useNo1 change
2021060318562120210603185621No longer in useNo1 change
2021060412104620210604121046No longer in useNo1 change
2021061722162320210617221623No longer in useNo1 change
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced Mobile Contributions modeDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
maps-visual-editVisual map editEdit made with the visual editor provided by the Maps extensionDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
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