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Image:Neoregelia_Aztec.jpgEdit

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Image Tagging Image:Portea.JPGEdit

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Tag addedMmcknight4 21:46, 3 June 2007 (UTC)

Image Tagging Image:100 4422 1.JPGEdit

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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 informations 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.

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Mislabelled imagesEdit

I see you shifted these images into Livistona chinensis: Image:Washingtonia robusta01.JPG, Image:Washingtonia robusta02.JPG, Image:Washingtonia robusta03.JPG, Image:Washingtonia robusta04.JPG, Image:Washingtonia robusta blossoms.jpg. I agree they don't look like W. robusta. Do you want me to tag them for renaming as Livistona chinensis? Kahuroa 09:29, 10 June 2008 (UTC)

Yes. please do. I contacted the authors to let them know but they left them alone so I finally moved them.Mmcknight4 (talk) 20:03, 12 June 2008 (UTC)
Done. Word on the street is that the move bot operator is a bit snowed under at the mo, it might take a while but it will happen. Kahuroa (talk) 05:26, 13 June 2008 (UTC)

About screenshotsEdit

Please, *please* crop any unnecessary elements from your screenshots before uploading them. The deletion was entirely appropriate since it showed a whole lot of things that were *not* the Wikimedia page in question. Thanks, Lewis Collard! (lol, internet) 20:04, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

We have a policy against derivative works, whatever people are using them for. Love, Lewis Collard! (lol, internet) 20:07, 12 June 2008 (UTC)
I love me too, too. Sorry for the inconvenience. Lewis Collard! (lol, internet) 20:37, 12 June 2008 (UTC)

Images are more useful if they are not a mysteryEdit

Hi. Please be sure to include a short description-- at least enough to identify what is shown to someone who is not familiar with it. For example, File:GandyBridge.JPG is a nifty photo of a bridge. Where in the world might this bridge be? Please add descriptions to any images you've uploaded without them. Thanks much. Cheers, -- Infrogmation (talk) 00:07, 1 May 2009 (UTC)


File:Livistona_alfredii.JPGEdit

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Cholo Aleman (talk) 21:57, 24 February 2010 (UTC)

File:Derivativefxprob.jpgEdit

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Marcgalrespons 20:34, 28 April 2014 (UTC)