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 softwareYes93,237 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo44,021 changes
visualeditor-wikitextSource editEdit made using the source mode of the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes41,109 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo37,470 changes
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo17,789 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo16,430 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo15,329 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo4,459 changes
mobile web editMobile web editEdit made from mobile web siteDefined by the softwareYes1,835 changes
mobile editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes1,835 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes742 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes610 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)No longer in useNo453 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes298 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes158 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes95 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo88 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo81 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes31 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes19 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes9 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes2 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
advanced mobile editAdvanced mobile editEdit made by user with Advanced Mobile Contributions modeDefined 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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