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 useNo167,172 changes
apieditapieditNo longer in useNo70,025 changes
visualeditorVisual editEdit made using the visual editorDefined by the softwareYes56,009 changes
rte-sourcerte-sourceNo longer in useNo22,957 changes
categoryselectcategoryselectNo longer in useNo18,456 changes
rollbackrollbackNo longer in useNo13,954 changes
rte-wysiwygrte-wysiwygNo longer in useNo9,853 changes
visualeditor-wikitext2017 source editEdit made using the 2017 wikitext editorDefined by the softwareYes5,898 changes
gallerygalleryNo longer in useNo3,329 changes
mobileeditmobileeditNo longer in useNo573 changes
mw-rollbackRollbackEdits that roll back previous edits using the rollback linkDefined by the softwareYes290 changes
mobile-editMobile editEdit made from mobile (web or app)Defined by the softwareYes276 changes
mw-undoUndoEdits that undo previous edits using the undo linkDefined by the softwareYes161 changes
mw-new-redirectNew redirectEdits that create a new redirect or change a page to a redirectDefined by the softwareYes133 changes
mw-blankBlankingEdits that blank a pageDefined by the softwareYes68 changes
mw-replaceReplacedEdits that remove more than 90% of the content of a pageDefined by the softwareYes52 changes
torMade through TorIf this tag is set, an edit was made from a Tor exit node.No longer in useNo50 changes
mw-removed-redirectRemoved redirectEdits that change an existing redirect to a non-redirectDefined by the softwareYes26 changes
visualeditor-needcheckVisual edit: CheckEdit made using the visual editor where the system detected the wikitext possibly having unintended changes.Defined by the softwareYes25 changes
mw-changed-redirect-targetRedirect target changedEdits that change the target of a redirectDefined by the softwareYes10 changes
visualeditor-switchedVisual edit: SwitchedUser started to edit using the visual editor, then changed to the wikitext editor.Defined by the softwareYes6 changes
mw-contentmodelchangecontent model changeEdits that change the content model of a pageDefined 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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