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Riggwelter 18:41, 25 August 2006 (EDT)

Message of Apology

I'm sorry for the inconvenience. You can cancel my loads from Flickr directory Gobbler 11:48, 22 October 2006 (EDT)


Thanks for reminding me about the tagging. I had totally forgotten. Also, if you the chance, could you take a look at the file history for the images I uploaded to see if I'm entering the correct info. I appreciate your assistance. WindHorse 22:19, 25 December 2006 (EST)

You're welcome and thanks for your uploads too. The summary of Image:Jakar.jpg mentions the source (World66) but not the author - the attribution requirement of both W66 and Wikitravel's licence. If there is no credit info available at the source, I guess noting that on the image summary would suffice. -- Ricardo (Rmx) 22:46, 25 December 2006 (EST)
Thanks for getting back to me. I've added the name of the author of the 'Jakar' image as well as a link to the image source. Does that suffice? Thanks again for your help. WindHorse 23:09, 25 December 2006 (EST)
I'm trying to add 'Khumbu' to list of destinations for Nepal in order to add a photograph of 'Gokyo' that I recently uploaded from World66. However, it seems that the page is protected as the edit button does not give me access to the subcategory section. Could you explain what I need to do in order to undertake this process. Thanks, and sorry for troubling you. WindHorse 22:11, 26 December 2006 (EST)
No trouble at all, WindHorse. I usually do it the other way around - first adding the location tag to the photo. This will automatically add a category to it, which shows at the bottom of the page. Categories are a feature of the MediaWiki software that help us group pages or files together -they have limited use on Wikitravel proper, but are useful for building our little image galleries here on Wikitravel Shared. So after adding the location tag, I go and edit the category by clicking the red link at the bottom of the page then adding the {{isin|somewhere}} tag. Instead of creating a breadcrumb thread like it does for destination articles, here it will automatically add the location you just edited to the list of places contained in the "somewhere" category. To add a subcategory, use {{isin|category}}. I've just done that for the Gokyo image and the Khumbu category, if you'd like to check out how it works. I hope this explanation helps! -- Ricardo (Rmx) 06:35, 27 December 2006 (EST)

Thanks from me too -- I wasn't aware of the tagging. Also, thanks for tagging my images -- I was going to fix it, and I saw you had already cleaned it up. -- Jonboy 13:14, 28 December 2006 (EST)