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
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo89,109 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo24,519 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes17,089 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo5,244 changes
visualeditor-wikitextSource editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes4,535 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo4,050 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo2,334 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes119 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes101 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes36 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes36 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes33 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo27 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo21 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes18 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes16 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo13 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes10 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes6 changes
2021060113020420210601130204No longer in useNo1 change
2021060113020520210601130205No longer in useNo1 change
2021060113020620210601130206No longer in useNo1 change
2021060113335720210601133357No longer in useNo1 change
2021060114054620210601140546No longer in useNo1 change
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes0 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined 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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