User group rights

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The following is a list of user groups defined on this wiki, with their associated access rights. There may be additional information about individual rights.

Legend:

  • Granted right
  • Revoked right
GroupRights
(all)
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • Create new user accounts (createaccount)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Edit pages (edit)
  • Edit your own preferences (editmyoptions)
  • Edit your own private data (e.g. email address, real name) (editmyprivateinfo)
  • Edit your own watchlist. Note some actions will still add pages even without this right. (editmywatchlist)
  • Hide Structured Discussions topics and posts (flow-hide)
  • Merge their account (centralauth-merge)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Submit comments (comment)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • View abuse filters (abusefilter-view)
  • View the abuse log (abusefilter-log)
  • View your own private data (e.g. email address, real name) (viewmyprivateinfo)
  • View your own watchlist (viewmywatchlist)
Autoconfirmed Users
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only autoconfirmed users" (editsemiprotected)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Upload files from a URL (upload_by_url)
  • Use external links in comments (commentlinks)
  • requestwiki (requestwiki)
  • skipcaptcha (skipcaptcha)
Autopatrolled Users
(list of members)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
Bots
(list of members)
  • Be treated as an automated process (bot)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only autoconfirmed users" (editsemiprotected)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Not be affected by rate limits (noratelimit)
  • Not create redirects from source pages when moving pages (suppressredirect)
  • Not have minor edits to discussion pages trigger the new messages prompt (nominornewtalk)
  • Use higher limits in API queries (apihighlimits)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • skipcaptcha (skipcaptcha)
Bureaucrats
(list of members)
  • Batch delete pages (deletebatch)
  • Bypass IP blocks, auto-blocks and range blocks (ipblock-exempt)
  • Delete and undelete specific log entries (deletelogentry)
  • Delete and undelete specific revisions of pages (deleterevision)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only bureaucrats" (bureaucrat)
  • Not be affected by rate limits (noratelimit)
  • Override the spoofing checks (override-antispoof)
  • Unblock oneself (unblockself)
  • Add groups: Bureaucrats, Administrators, Junior Administrators and Bots
  • Remove groups: Administrators, Junior Administrators and Bots
  • Remove group from own account: Bureaucrats
confirmed
(list of members)
  • Can edit the Template namespace (templateeditor)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only autoconfirmed users" (editsemiprotected)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Upload files from a URL (upload_by_url)
  • Use external links in comments (commentlinks)
  • cleantalk-bypass (cleantalk-bypass)
  • skipcaptcha (skipcaptcha)
Extended Confirmed Users
  • Can edit the Template namespace (templateeditor)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only extended confirmed users" (extconfirmed)
  • cleantalk-bypass (cleantalk-bypass)
Junior Administrators
(list of members)
  • Add and remove arbitrary tags on individual revisions and log entries (changetags)
  • Apply tags along with one's changes (applychangetags)
  • Can edit the Template namespace (templateeditor)
  • Change protection levels and edit cascade-protected pages (protect)
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • Create new user accounts (createaccount)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Delete pages (delete)
  • Delete pages with large histories (bigdelete)
  • Edit pages (edit)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only administrators" (editprotected)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only autoconfirmed users" (editsemiprotected)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only extended confirmed users" (extconfirmed)
  • Edit the content model of a page (editcontentmodel)
  • Edit your own user CSS files (editmyusercss)
  • Edit your own user JSON files (editmyuserjson)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files (editmyuserjs)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files that are redirects (editmyuserjsredirect)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
  • Mark edits as minor (minoredit)
  • Mark others' edits as patrolled (patrol)
  • Move files (movefile)
  • Move pages (move)
  • Move pages with their subpages (move-subpages)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Not be affected by rate limits (noratelimit)
  • Not create redirects from source pages when moving pages (suppressredirect)
  • Override files on the shared media repository locally (reupload-shared)
  • Overwrite existing files (reupload)
  • Overwrite existing files uploaded by oneself (reupload-own)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Quickly rollback the edits of the last user who edited a particular page (rollback)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Send email to other users (sendemail)
  • Undelete a page (undelete)
  • Upload files (upload)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • View deleted history entries, without their associated text (deletedhistory)
  • View deleted text and changes between deleted revisions (deletedtext)
  • View recent changes patrol marks (patrolmarks)
  • skipcaptcha (skipcaptcha)
  • Remove group from own account: Junior Administrators
Rollbackers
(list of members)
  • Quickly rollback the edits of the last user who edited a particular page (rollback)
  • Remove group from own account: Rollbackers
Administrators
(list of members)
  • Add and remove arbitrary tags on individual revisions and log entries (changetags)
  • Apply tags along with one's changes (applychangetags)
  • Block other users from editing (block)
  • Bypass IP blocks, auto-blocks and range blocks (ipblock-exempt)
  • Can edit the Template namespace (templateeditor)
  • Change protection levels and edit cascade-protected pages (protect)
  • Create Structured Discussions boards in any location (flow-create-board)
  • Create and (de)activate tags (managechangetags)
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Delete Structured Discussions topics and posts (flow-delete)
  • Delete pages (delete)
  • Delete pages with large histories (bigdelete)
  • Disable global blocks locally (globalblock-whitelist)
  • Edit Structured Discussions posts by other users (flow-edit-post)
  • Edit gadget JavaScript and CSS pages (gadgets-edit)
  • Edit gadget definitions (gadgets-definition-edit)
  • Edit pages (edit)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only Technical users" (tech)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only administrators" (editprotected)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only autoconfirmed users" (editsemiprotected)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only extended confirmed users" (extconfirmed)
  • Edit sitewide CSS (editsitecss)
  • Edit sitewide JSON (editsitejson)
  • Edit sitewide JavaScript (editsitejs)
  • Edit the content model of a page (editcontentmodel)
  • Edit your own user CSS files (editmyusercss)
  • Edit your own user JSON files (editmyuserjson)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files (editmyuserjs)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files that are redirects (editmyuserjsredirect)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
  • Hide Structured Discussions topics and posts (flow-hide)
  • Mark Structured Discussions topics as resolved (flow-lock)
  • Mark edits as minor (minoredit)
  • Mark others' edits as patrolled (patrol)
  • Modify abuse filters (abusefilter-modify)
  • Modify abuse filters with restricted actions (abusefilter-modify-restricted)
  • Move category pages (move-categorypages)
  • Move files (movefile)
  • Move pages (move)
  • Move pages with their subpages (move-subpages)
  • Move root user pages (move-rootuserpages)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Not be affected by rate limits (noratelimit)
  • Not create redirects from source pages when moving pages (suppressredirect)
  • Override files on the shared media repository locally (reupload-shared)
  • Override the spoofing checks (override-antispoof)
  • Overwrite existing files (reupload)
  • Overwrite existing files uploaded by oneself (reupload-own)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Quickly rollback the edits of the last user who edited a particular page (rollback)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Revert all changes by a given abuse filter (abusefilter-revert)
  • See the link to Admin links (adminlinks)
  • Send email to other users (sendemail)
  • Unblock oneself (unblockself)
  • Undelete a page (undelete)
  • Upload files (upload)
  • Upload files from a URL (upload_by_url)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • View abuse filters marked as private (abusefilter-view-private)
  • View deleted history entries, without their associated text (deletedhistory)
  • View deleted text and changes between deleted revisions (deletedtext)
  • View detailed abuse log entries (abusefilter-log-detail)
  • View log entries of abuse filters marked as private (abusefilter-log-private)
  • View recent changes patrol marks (patrolmarks)
  • cleantalk-bypass (cleantalk-bypass)
  • skipcaptcha (skipcaptcha)
  • Add groups: Rollbackers, confirmed and Autopatrolled Users
  • Remove groups: Rollbackers, confirmed and Autopatrolled Users
  • Remove group from own account: Administrators
Users
(list of members)
  • Add and remove arbitrary tags on individual revisions and log entries (changetags)
  • Apply tags along with one's changes (applychangetags)
  • Bypass automatic blocks of Tor exit nodes (torunblocked)
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • Create new user accounts (createaccount)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Edit pages (edit)
  • Edit the content model of a page (editcontentmodel)
  • Edit your own user CSS files (editmyusercss)
  • Edit your own user JSON files (editmyuserjson)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files (editmyuserjs)
  • Edit your own user JavaScript files that are redirects (editmyuserjsredirect)
  • Mark Structured Discussions topics as resolved (flow-lock)
  • Mark edits as minor (minoredit)
  • Move pages (move)
  • Move pages with their subpages (move-subpages)
  • Override files on the shared media repository locally (reupload-shared)
  • Overwrite existing files (reupload)
  • Overwrite existing files uploaded by oneself (reupload-own)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Send email to other users (sendemail)
  • Upload files (upload)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • Vote pages (voteny)
Wiki Leader(s)
(list of members)
  • Bypass IP blocks, auto-blocks and range blocks (ipblock-exempt)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only bureaucrats" (bureaucrat)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only wiki leader(s)" (wiki-leader)
  • Limit actions that can be performed for some groups for a limited time (protectsite)
  • Unblock oneself (unblockself)
  • Add groups: Bureaucrats and Administrators
  • Remove groups: Bureaucrats and Administrators
  • Remove group from own account: Wiki Leader(s)

Namespace restrictions

NamespaceRight(s) allowing user to edit
MediaWiki
  • Edit the user interface (editinterface)
Template
  • Can edit the Template namespace (templateeditor)
Gadget
  • Edit gadget JavaScript and CSS pages (gadgets-edit)
Gadget definition
  • Edit gadget definitions (gadgets-definition-edit)