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Best regards! -- Cheers, Riley Huntley 07:09, 7 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Autopatroller edit

Hello, DragonflySixtyseven! I am just letting you know that I have added the autopatroller flag to your account, as you are a trusted user on Wikidata. If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me or leave a message at the Project chat. Thanks, -- Cheers, Riley Huntley 07:09, 7 February 2013 (UTC)Reply[reply]

fix vandalism edit

Hi Dragonfly Sixtyseven! Are you sure that this was vandalism? This item is about the russian television series, not the american series. This is why @Jura1: has undone the previous edit. --Ameisenigel (talk) 15:13, 23 September 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

  • Please explain why you readded these statements and accuse other contributors of vandalism. --- Jura 18:27, 23 September 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]
@Jura1: - Over my past 500 edits (going back to February 2020), I used edit summaries that included the word "vandalism" on 87 occasions. I've just finished examining each of those 87 diffs. 2 were false positives; in one instance, I apologized to the user. The other case was an IP editor; if you feel it appropriate, I will certainly apologize to that IP address as well, but I don't know that it would ever be seen by its intended recipient.
Of the remaining 85, 82 were blatantly malicious attempts to damage the integrity of the database (and, sometimes, to commit defamation), 2 could potentially have been the result of someone clicking 'edit' by mistake and then accidentally hitting a few keys before unintentionally saving the edit, and 1 was a POV-pusher who included threats against other users in the edit summary. That's why I referred to the contributions of other users as vandalism: because in at least 82 / 87 cases, and possibly as many as 85 / 87 cases, that's what they were.
If at any time I restored inappropriate content, I hope you will understand that this was not deliberate on my part. DS (talk) 22:00, 23 September 2021 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Sources edit

Why are you adding unsourced claims to Wikidata? Have you read Help:Sources? —Justin (koavf)TCM 17:22, 29 March 2022 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Call for participation in a task-based online experiment edit

Dear DragonflySixtyseven,

I hope you are doing well,

I am Kholoud, a researcher at King's College London, and I am working on a project as part of my PhD research, in which I have developed a personalised recommender model that suggests Wikidata items for the editors based on their past edits. I am inviting you to a task-based study that will ask you to provide your judgments about the relevance of the items suggested by our model based on your previous edits. Participation is completely voluntary, and your cooperation will enable us to evaluate the accuracy of the recommender system in suggesting relevant items to you. We will analyse the results anonymised, and they will be published to a research venue.

The study should take no more than 15 minutes.

If you agree to participate in this study, please either contact me at kholoud.alghamdi@kcl.ac.uk or use this form https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSees9WzFXR0Vl3mHLkZCaByeFHRrBy51kBca53euq9nt3XWog/viewform?usp=sf_link

Then, I will contact you with the link to start the study.

For more information about the study, please read this post: https://www.wikidata.org/wiki/User:Kholoudsaa In case you have further questions or require more information, don't hesitate to contact me through my mentioned email.

Thank you for considering taking part in this research.

Regards Kholoudsaa (talk) 21:20, 17 February 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]

Tyumenev (Q118521941) edit

Hi DragonflySixtyseven!

It's nice of you to create new names. Please be so kind and fill in at least these three properties, it will save the other Wikidata contributors a lot of work:

  1. instance of (P31) (use "family name (Q101352)", "male given name (Q12308941)" or "female given name (Q11879590)")
  2. writing system (P282) (use "Cyrillic script (Q8209)")
  3. native label (P1705) (use "mul" for the language specification; specific language specifications require a reference)

Note: The transliteration from e.g. Russian (Q7737)/Ukrainian (Q8798)/Serbian (Q9299) etc. to English (Q1860), French (Q150), German (Q188) and various other languages is different.

  For more information please see this page: Wikidata:WikiProject Names/Properties.

I wish you continued happy work on Wikidata. Best regards, HarryNº2 (talk) 19:45, 24 May 2023 (UTC)Reply[reply]