MediaWiki talk:Watchlist-messages/doc

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These messages are known as Watchlist notices.

Technical details[change source]

This page is transcluded via MediaWiki:Watchlist-summary to the top of Special:Watchlist, where this gadget selectively shows it to editors.

Adding messages[change source]

  • Please discuss before adding.
  • When adding a new message (rather than just correcting or updating one), please increment the number at |cookie= of {{Display/watchlist}} in order to rename and invalidate the previous dismiss cookies.
  • Even when there are no messages to show, don't remove the <ul>...</ul> elements.