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)
  • Edit your own private data (e.g. email address, real name) (editmyprivateinfo)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • View abuse filters (abusefilter-view)
  • View detailed abuse log entries (abusefilter-log-detail)
  • View the abuse log (abusefilter-log)
Autoconfirmed users
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Move pages (move)
  • Not be affected by IP-based rate limits (autoconfirmed)
  • Override files on the shared media repository locally (reupload-shared)
  • Overwrite existing files (reupload)
  • Upload files (upload)
Bots
(list of members)
  • Be treated as an automated process (bot)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
  • Move files (movefile)
  • 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)
  • Not have minor edits to discussion pages trigger the new messages prompt (nominornewtalk)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Use higher limits in API queries (apihighlimits)
  • Use of the write API (writeapi)
  • autoreview (autoreview)
Bureaucrats
(list of members)
  • Batch delete pages (deletebatch)
  • Batch delete pages as "Delete page script" (deletebatch-spoof)
  • Block other users from editing (block)
  • Create new user accounts (createaccount)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Delete pages (delete)
  • Edit sitewide CSS (editsitecss)
  • Edit sitewide JavaScript (editsitejs)
  • Edit the user interface (editinterface)
  • Move files (movefile)
  • Override the spoofing checks (override-antispoof)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Rename users (renameuser)
  • View deleted history entries, without their associated text (deletedhistory)
  • passwordreset (passwordreset)
Check users
(list of members)
  • Check users' IP addresses and other information (checkuser)
  • View the checkuser log (checkuser-log)
Suppressors
(list of members)
  • Hide entries in the abuse log (abusefilter-hide-log)
  • View hidden abuse log entries (abusefilter-hidden-log)
Administrators
(list of members)
  • Batch delete pages (deletebatch)
  • Batch-upload more files at once with Upload Wizard (mass-upload)
  • Block other users from editing (block)
  • Bypass IP blocks, auto-blocks and range blocks (ipblock-exempt)
  • Change protection levels and edit cascade-protected pages (protect)
  • Check users' IP addresses and other information (checkuser)
  • Configure Upload Wizard campaigns (upwizcampaigns)
  • Create new user accounts (createaccount)
  • Create pages (which are not discussion pages) (createpage)
  • Delete pages (delete)
  • Edit all user rights (userrights)
  • Edit pages protected as "Allow only administrators" (editprotected)
  • Edit the user interface (editinterface)
  • Have one's own edits automatically marked as patrolled (autopatrol)
  • Import pages from a file upload (importupload)
  • Import pages from other wikis (import)
  • Mark others' edits as patrolled (patrol)
  • Merge users (usermerge)
  • Modify abuse filters (abusefilter-modify)
  • Modify abuse filters with restricted actions (abusefilter-modify-restricted)
  • 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 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)
  • Quickly rollback the edits of the last user who edited a particular page (rollback)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Rename users (renameuser)
  • Revert all changes by a given abuse filter (abusefilter-revert)
  • Run maintenance scripts through Special:Maintenance (maintenance)
  • Upload files (upload)
  • Upload files from a URL (upload_by_url)
  • View a list of unwatched pages (unwatchedpages)
  • View abuse filters marked as private (abusefilter-view-private)
  • View deleted history entries, without their associated text (deletedhistory)
  • View detailed abuse log entries (abusefilter-log-detail)
  • View log entries of abuse filters marked as private (abusefilter-log-private)
  • View private data in the abuse log (abusefilter-privatedetails)
  • View the checkuser log (checkuser-log)
  • passwordreset (passwordreset)
  • proxyunbannable (proxyunbannable)
  • trackback (trackback)
  • Add group: Upload Wizard campaign editors
  • Remove group: Upload Wizard campaign editors
Upload Wizard campaign editors
(list of members)
  • Configure Upload Wizard campaigns (upwizcampaigns)
Users
(list of members)
  • Bypass automatic blocks of Tor exit nodes (torunblocked)
  • Create discussion pages (createtalk)
  • 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)
  • Mark edits as minor (minoredit)
  • Move pages (move)
  • Override files on the shared media repository locally (reupload-shared)
  • Overwrite existing files (reupload)
  • Purge the site cache for a page (purge)
  • Read pages (read)
  • Upload files (upload)
  • View your own private data (e.g. email address, real name) (viewmyprivateinfo)
  • View your own watchlist (viewmywatchlist)

Namespace restrictions

NamespaceRight(s) allowing user to edit
MediaWiki
  • Edit the user interface (editinterface)
Campaign
  • Configure Upload Wizard campaigns (upwizcampaigns)
Gadget
  • Edit gadget JavaScript and CSS pages (gadgets-edit)
Gadget definition
  • Edit gadget definitions (gadgets-definition-edit)