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You don't need technical skills in order to contribute here. Be bold when contributing and assume good faith when interacting with others. This is a wiki.
Your Flickr uploadsEdit
Thanks a lot for your contributions! Thank you for transferring images from Flickr to Commons! Two hints ahead:
- Always upload the highest resolution of a photograph that is available on flickr
- You can use this tool for your flickr uploads. It makes the whole procedure much easier and faster for you!
File tagging File:Gursey wigner1988.jpgEdit
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Thanks for uploading File:Gursey wigner1988.jpg. This media is missing permission information. A source is given, but there is no proof that the author or copyright holder agreed to license the file under the given license. Please provide a link to an appropriate webpage with license information, or send an email with copy of a written permission to OTRS (firstname.lastname@example.org). This also applies if you are the author yourself. undeletion here, providing a link to the File-page on Commons where it was uploaded (
The lgbt rights by country picture has an errorEdit
The United Arab Emirates is listed as imprisonment on it, but even though they tend to imprison often, sometimes they do execute gays so it should be red, not orange. Someone should fix it. I tried to myself, but my computer is having technical problems. Please repair this labeling mistake.