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
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo47,228 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes40,389 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo22,778 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo12,890 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo8,561 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes7,456 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo2,010 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo1,646 changes
lacks-infoboxlacks-infoboxEdit was made to a Community, Catalog, or Class page, that does not have an infobox.Defined by the softwareYes864 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo848 changes
template-categorytemplate categoryEdit adds categories intended to be populated only by templatesDefined by the softwareYes583 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes485 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes479 changes
mobileeditmobileeditEdit made through the mobile editor.No longer in useNo464 changes
gallerygalleryEdit made using the gallery editor.No longer in useNo334 changes
wrong-nswrong-nsEdit that is not in the correct namespace.Defined by the softwareYes334 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes292 changes
welcome-responseWelcome replyTags replies to the automated welcome messages.Defined by the softwareYes196 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes184 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes82 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes78 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes38 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes20 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes14 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes13 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes13 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes11 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes2 changes
Tag-welcome-responseTag-welcome-responseNo longer in useNo1 change
abusefilter-condition-limitcondition limit reachedEdits or other events that couldn't be checked by all active abuse filters (help).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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