Difference between revisions of "Category:Deletion Requests"

From FamilySearch Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
m (update links from Policy to FamilySearch Wiki namespace)
(add {{emptycat}})
(7 intermediate revisions by 2 users not shown)
Line 1: Line 1:
 +
{{hiddencat}}
 +
{{emptycat}}
 
Add the Deletion Request flag to a page or a section of a page that needs to be deleted for reasons other than inappropriate content issues. See the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]] page (items 28-31) and the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.  
 
Add the Deletion Request flag to a page or a section of a page that needs to be deleted for reasons other than inappropriate content issues. See the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]] page (items 28-31) and the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.  
  
 
== Instructions  ==
 
== Instructions  ==
  
*Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding this Delete template to a page or a section of a page.  
+
*Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding a delete template to a page or a section of a page.  
*Add this Delete request template to a page by typing {{tl|Delete}}  
+
*Add a delete request template to a page by typing {{tl|Delete}} or if appropriate {{tl|DeletePortal}}
*When the template is added to a page, the user should also add a note to explain why the page or section should be deleted.  
+
*When the {{tl|Delete}} template is added to a page, the user should also add a note to explain why the page or section should be deleted.
*Sections of a page/article could have the Delete template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the Delete template should be deleted.
+
*When the {{tl|DeletePortal}} template is added to a page, the user should included as a parameter the name of the page where the contents has been moved.
 +
*Sections of a page/article could have the {{tl|Delete}} template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the {{tl|Delete}} template should be deleted.
  
 
== Monitoring  ==
 
== Monitoring  ==
  
 
*Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.  
 
*Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.  
*Currently the Sysops are required to monitor this category page.
+
*Administrators of the Wiki monitor this category page for incoming delete requests.  
*Moderators may choose to help monitor the deletion requests by watching this category page.  
+
*Only Administrators can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page.  
*Only Sysops can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page that contain inappropriate content.
+
*Only Sysops can delete pages or sections of a page without first adding the Delete template.
+
  
[[Category:FamilySearch_Wiki]]
+
{{CatAZ}}
 +
 
 +
[[Category:Deletion process|{{PAGENAME}}]]
 +
[[Category:FamilySearch Wiki cleanup categories|{{PAGENAME}}]]

Revision as of 14:03, 11 December 2012

Add the Deletion Request flag to a page or a section of a page that needs to be deleted for reasons other than inappropriate content issues. See the FamilySearch Wiki Policies page (items 28-31) and the Guiding Principles page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.

Instructions

  • Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding a delete template to a page or a section of a page.
  • Add a delete request template to a page by typing {{Delete}} or if appropriate {{DeletePortal}}
  • When the {{Delete}} template is added to a page, the user should also add a note to explain why the page or section should be deleted.
  • When the {{DeletePortal}} template is added to a page, the user should included as a parameter the name of the page where the contents has been moved.
  • Sections of a page/article could have the {{Delete}} template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the {{Delete}} template should be deleted.

Monitoring

  • Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.
  • Administrators of the Wiki monitor this category page for incoming delete requests.
  • Only Administrators can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page.

Pages in category "Deletion Requests"

This category contains only the following page.