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User rights
IP user Registered user Autoconfirmed user Autopatrol
Patroller Importer Administrator Nukers Bot
Abusefilter Bureaucrat Oversight CheckUser Developer

CheckUser is an extension and special page that allows some users (CheckUsers) to query the IP-adresses and UserAgents from users, and UserAgents of IP-adresses.

Use of CheckUser on Vikidia[edit | edit source]

Use of CheckUser on Vikidia is a proposed policy. It may be still under discussion and should not be seen as an official policy.

CheckUser may only been used under at least one of the following circumstances:

  1. Vandalism;
  2. Suspected sock puppetry (good motivation needed and only in case of abuse);
  3. If needed by legal actions; and
  4. To protect Vikidia, their users or the public