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Welcome to Wikidata, Jesi!

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Best regards!

Ajraddatz (Talk) 20:17, 27 December 2012 (UTC)

Empty items and deletion gadgetEdit

Hi Jesi. Thanks for performing merges of items which are the same! Please make sure that when you empty an item during a merge, you report it to WD:RfD so it can be deleted. You could install this gadget which automatically makes the request for you once you provide a reason. It should be available in your preferences. Thanks! Delsion23 (talk) 16:13, 17 March 2013 (UTC)

Oh, thank you. I was always looking for a possibility to delete an empty item similar to "Template:Speedy delete". -- Jesi (talk) 16:26, 17 March 2013 (UTC)

Merging itemsEdit

Hi, it would be nice if you could merge to the lower-numbered Q ID, in general.

You may also want to look into the Merge gadget in your preferences. --Izno (talk) 19:02, 15 June 2013 (UTC)

Ok, will try it. (Unfortunately, sometimes I see an already extsisting item only after the creation of a new item.) -- Jesi (talk) 08:44, 16 June 2013 (UTC)
When you are merging items, please use the Merge.js gadget. It helps you nominating, gives the option to always keep the lower number (which is older, so preferable) and makes it a lot easier for the admins to process the requests.
With regards, -      - (Cycn/talk) 13:23, 6 December 2013 (UTC)
Thanks, I have now activated the gadget. -- Jesi (talk) 13:38, 6 December 2013 (UTC)
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