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
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes379,646 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo191,127 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo115,850 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo58,222 changes
Possible HTMLPossible HTMLDefined by the softwareYes55,700 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo46,447 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo43,303 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes19,713 changes
Large removalLarge removalDefined by the softwareYes8,184 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo5,000 changes
Possible category articlePossible category articleDefined by the softwareYes3,713 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes3,578 changes
Possible inappropriate languagePossible inappropriate languageNo longer in useNo3,240 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes2,905 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo2,887 changes
LanguageAF3Made by AbuseFilter #3If this tag is set, an edit triggered AbuseFilter #3 (LanguageAF3)No longer in useNo1,211 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo518 changes
ShoutingShoutingDefined by the softwareYes360 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes292 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes251 changes
LanguageAF2Made by AbuseFilter #2If this tag is set, an edit triggered AbuseFilter #2 (LanguageAF2)No longer in useNo210 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes203 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes147 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes130 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes15 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes10 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes3 changes
torMade through Tor anonymity networkIf this tag is set, the edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo2 changes
Editing user namespaceEditing user namespaceDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
Prevent tampering of chat logsPrevent tampering of chat logsDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
External links (spam)External links (spam)Defined by the softwareYes0 changes
Use of blocked categoryUse of blocked categoryDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
Inappropriate languageInappropriate languageDefined by the softwareNo0 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
abusefilter-condition-limitcondition limit reachedEdits or other events that couldn't be checked by all active abuse filters (help).Defined 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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