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
sourceeditsourceeditNo longer in useNo312,337 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo94,844 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes61,165 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo56,803 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo17,839 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo17,589 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo3,065 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo1,465 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes876 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo486 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes210 changes
Section blankingSection blankingDefined by the softwareYes157 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes116 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo69 changes
RTE errorRTE errorDefined by the softwareYes33 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes30 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes14 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes11 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes10 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes5 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes5 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes4 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes1 change
Small pagesSmall pagesDefined by the softwareYes0 changes
blankingblankingDefined by the softwareYes0 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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