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T3CHNOCIDE

aka Josh

Wikia Star Admin
8,363 Edits since joining this wiki
December 28, 2011
  • I live in United Kingdom
  • I was born on February 22
  • My occupation is Medical Researcher
  • I am just making my digital mark ...

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Category QuestionsEdit

  • We have a category for all articles about DLC that are multiplayer map packs, but we do not have a category for articles about DLC that are bundles or don't include only maps, such as the Halo 2 Multiplayer Map Pack, Champions Bundle, and Infinity Armor Pack.
I think the concept of having a category specifically for Map Packs is somewhat outdated. I propose that we rename Category:Multiplayer Map Packs to Category:DLC, and that way, we can include all DLC in categories. Further, this will allow us to categorize DLC by game in the same way we've categorized multiplayer.
  • What's the policy for categorizing articles that also correspond to a subcategory? For example, does War Games belong in Halo 4, Halo 4 Multiplayer, or both?

-- Vektor0 (reply) 18:05, April 5, 2014 (UTC)

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the squid left on his own accord this time, at 3:24 EST --  ♫ ♪ Hatsune Miku ♪♫ - (Talk) (Contributions) (Edits)   Sig avatar 2 19:26, April 7, 2014 (UTC)

♪♫ Hatsune Miku ♫♪ Edit

~♪♫ Hatsune Miku ♫♪ has accessed FLEETCOM.~

  • ♪♫ Hatsune Miku ♫♪ finds herself alone, not even meanders for company*
  • ♪♫ Hatsune Miku is sad to be only one in chat*

MikuEdit

!seen>Meanders Ahead

Wikia's Video Swap ToolEdit

Hi there!

Though you might already know about, I thought I’d remind you about [Special:LicensedVideoSwap|Wikia’s Video Swap tool], which allows you to very easily swap out YouTube videos embedded across your community for the Wikia equivalent. It only effects YouTube videos with a matching Wikia video. Swapping out your videos for matching officially licensed Wikia videos means that the videos on your community are less likely to be taken down and rendered unwatchable.

With your approval, I can go through and make these swaps for you — if you’d rather undertake this task yourself — or if you’re uninterested entirely — just let me know! I'll likely start making some of the swaps for you in a week, so be sure to let me know as soon as you can if you'd rather not make the switch."

Thanks!
Mhadick (talk) 23:25, May 14, 2014 (UTC)

E3 2014 Wiki Star Questions Edit

Hi, I know your busy with Exams and what not but if you could reply to this that would be great, awesome in fact.

Jorge Albor has offered to send me to E3 2014 this year and since you were sent last year, I was hoping you could answer a few questions.

Is it true that the entire trip is paid for? Plane, Food, Hotel, All? Also what exactly did you do at the convention aside from the Wikia Showcase videos? How far was your hotel from the conferences? What did you experience, etc.

Again if you can answer these, I would definately appreciate it. Thanks! -- awyman13 Talk Work 04:05, May 15, 2014 (UTC)

I noticed that Wikia has listed you on the Wiki Games for E3 2014. Does that mean I'll be meeting you in three weeks? :) -- awyman13 Talk Work 20:46, May 20, 2014 (UTC)

Concerning Coastal HighwayEdit

While I am glad to hear that the issue has been resolved, how exactly was the information that was removed "common sense", and therefore unnessecary? Foxi Hooves (talk) 21:10, May 15, 2014 (UTC)

Questions on editingEdit

Hi T3CHNOCIDE, I have a question regarding editing for you. This isn't a question about editing here on this wiki, but rather wiki's in general. I've noticed the sidebar on Halo Nation is quite different then that of some other wiki's, and I would like to know (with the provided Administrator powers) how to edit a sidebar.

Thanks! 1hs444 signature1hs444 talk sig

Hmmm?Edit

And what happened to giving warnings i wonder? jerk. and of course i act like an idiot just trying to post this, just regular old me i suppose

Commander Heathcliff (talk) 02:43, May 31, 2014 (UTC)

RE: Questions on editingEdit

Yes, for example, on the main page there are featured articles on the right side, and polls can also be put on the right sidebar.  

1hs444 signature1hs444 talk sig

meanders leftEdit

--  ♫ ♪ Hatsune Miku ♪♫ - (Talk) (Contributions) (Edits)   Sig avatar 2 21:56, June 8, 2014 (UTC)

Ban Edit

I'd like to know the reasoning please. Also, in future, please don't call peoples religious beliefs a lie as you did with me. It's unacceptable and not very user-friendly. 343 TheGuiltyProphet (talk) 22:49, June 21, 2014 (UTC)

Slider Edit

Hey, I had a few questions about the slider you developed for the wikiCrimson Susanoomon (talk) 05:49, June 25, 2014 (UTC)

I was wondering how it was developed and if it could, theoretically, be applied on another wiki (with attribution of course)Crimson Susanoomon (talk) 00:03, June 26, 2014 (UTC)

Crash Edit

Chat crashed and Meanders didn't come back. Lazy sig (talk to Grif) 06:56, June 28, 2014 (UTC)

Trusted member?

Am i allowed to use the trusted template on Halo answers? I always try not to be bias and always try to source my answers when i can.

Kal825B (talk) 22:34, July 3, 2014 (UTC)

Thanks.

Kal825B (talk) 23:29, July 3, 2014 (UTC)

Out of Curiosity, do you need another Halo Answers wikia ADMIN? 


Kal825B (talk) 19:25, July 4, 2014 (UTC)

Something quite important to discussEdit

Hi, please can you come on Skype ASAP. Got some issues that might be occuring and will need addressing. USER ShadowLurker343 Sig1343 TheGuiltyProphetUSER ShadowLurker343 Sig2 22:41, August 2, 2014 (UTC)

Useless Category Edit

Hi, it took ages because I couldn't get AWB to work the way I wanted it to. But I manually removed all the templates that added this category. http://www.halo.wikia.com/wiki/Category:Banned_User . Took me a very long time but I done it. (Template no longer exists, very outdated). If you could now please delete the category for me to finish it off and remove the last page that SYSOP protected. Thanks, USER ShadowLurker343 Sig1343 TheGuiltyProphetUSER ShadowLurker343 Sig2 00:45, August 15, 2014 (UTC)

Italics within italicsEdit

Currently, Halo Nation italicizes titles of works (games, books, and songs), disambiguation headers, and quotes in articles. My understanding is that in cases of italics within italics, italics should be reversed (i.e. For the weapon in Halo: Combat Evolved, see this weapon.) I was discussing this with another admin, and he disagrees, even though it is common practice elsewhere. Do we have a standard or policy in place on this? If not, would we be able to define one? -- Vektor0 (talk) 21:02, August 20, 2014 (UTC)

I apologize if I was unclear. I know that italics should be used for titles and ship names. I also know that italics should be used for disambiguation headers. But what if we have a title within a disambiguation header? Of the following two examples, which should be used:
According to the Wikipedia link I provided above, the latter example should be used. -- Vektor0 (talk) 15:20, August 22, 2014 (UTC)

Latest removal Edit

Hello, I noticed you removed my message. I'm fine with that, but please can you make sure that this is the case for both parts. I have had other HN users coming to me like Meow saying they heard about these instances through chat. Hardly fair, especially since I can't be there to defend myself or anything.

AKA, please can you ensure he keeps it off site as you do with me.

USER ShadowLurker343 Sig1343 TheGuiltyProphetUSER ShadowLurker343 Sig2 18:10, October 9, 2014 (UTC)

DBD has been banned for one yearEdit

Knight has banned DBD for one year, there was little warning, albeit DBD was acting out a bit, such a huge banning should always be notified to the user before doing this as a warning, at minimum, but that is just my opinion. We all know that Knight has always had a strong distaste for DBD, and such distaste, allthough not provable, is a leading factor for such a huge banishment. Knightmare did not discuss the length of the banishment in the main chat window, and claims he has spoken to Grif, Vid, T3CH, and Ultra, and claims that they all found out about the ban by means outside of conversation in the main chat windows, via either looking up the ban time info under their own accord or some form of private messaging. Knight also claims that they are all in agreement to a year long ban, saying, to directly quote: "I have talked to most admins about it". If we speak numerically, the admins who actually do visit the chat at all are Grif, Karl, T3CH, Forerunner, Bravado, Ultra Force, Vidmas7er, and Haloprov, which is 8, the 4 that knight listed personally as ones who he has spoken to to hear that they agree with this ban is by far not the "majority" not to mention that none of the other chat moderators (as far as i am aware) was notified on this or had any vote on the subject. Knight says he is willing to revise his decision if needed. So, I am messaging all admins and moderators on this subject so we may get a legitimate vote.

--  ♫ ♪ Hatsune Miku ♪♫ - (Talk) (Contributions) (Edits)   Sig avatar 2 19:41, October 14, 2014 (UTC)

With the deepest respect, DBD has been here a while and is aware of the rules and regulations. He's pushed the boundaries multiple times. I've seen it, so have many others. If my actions can lead to a 9 month hiatus or an infinite ban, it's only fair for DBD to be treated with the same respect. I respect your opinions Miku as I hope you respect mine. But it isn't like this is the first incident with DBD. He's been here long enough. USER ShadowLurker343 Sig1343 TheGuiltyProphetUSER ShadowLurker343 Sig2 19:46, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
343, with all due respect, you have no say in this matter as you yourself are banned. You are also uninformed on the current situation in chat. Please do not involve yourself in discussions regarding this issue.    James :: (Mailbox) (Contribs.)USER B329-PartialSPARTAN  

Honestly 343, why the hell do you care? You left the wiki, you're permanently banned off chat, it's none of your damn business.--Spartacus Talk 19:49, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
I like to maintain fairness. Which some people seem to have forgotten. If my actions lead to such drastic measures, why shouldn't someone else who done something simuliar result in the same punishment. Sorry, but I don't agree with special treatment. Please believe me when I say I'm not trying to cause issues here. I am purely trying to include my input. I didn't leave the wiki. 343 TheGuiltyProphet (talk) 19:52, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
343, we all know you're just butthurt because nobody wants your ban to be removed. You have no say in this matter since you don't know the current situation.
   James :: (Mailbox) (Contribs.)USER B329-PartialSPARTAN  

James, you're not really helping the situation. get back in your rocket and fuck off back to legoland in the mean time. Trick or Treat20:02, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
I'm not butt hurt and I'd appriciate you stop trying to prevoke a reaction out of me. If I don't get unbanned, who cares. I have a great time at many other Wiki's. Strangely, Halo Nation is the only Wiki I have an issue with. Infact, I went to a new Wiki today. I was asked this: "Are you a member of Halo Nation". I replied "I don't speak of Halo Nation". They're response was "Lol, that isn't the first time I've heard that. Why don't people like that place?" Indeed, good question. Ask yourselves. USER ShadowLurker343 Sig1343 TheGuiltyProphetUSER ShadowLurker343 Sig2 20:03, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
Everyone knows Halo Nation has been on rocky ground with other wikis for a while now. We've never been a rolemodel community and I doubt we ever will be. Additionally, I'm not trying to provoke you at all - simply reminding you that you have no business sticking your nose into something that doesn't concern you at all.
   James :: (Mailbox) (Contribs.)USER B329-PartialSPARTAN  

As per DBD's request, I'm quitting this now. Goodnight. 343 TheGuiltyProphet (talk) 20:15, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
Le sigh. Did I really have to come down here and actually talk about this publicly. and I still don't really think I should. Just pack it the fuck in and keep this shit in chat PM god damn it. Trick or Treat19:53, October 14, 2014 (UTC)
Apologies to all for my late reply. Circumstances in real life have greatly hindered my ability to act and reply to situations such as this. I've been kept up to day through Skype and have been asked for my opinion on the matter. However, as far as I am aware, the active admins have discussed the matter in depth and come to the conclusion that a ban is necessary however the original length was up for debate. As such, by consensus it was reduced to 3 months. A length which was decided is suitable for the individual to reflect on their actions but not too long as to be unfair. As I was not present at the time and have currently not been very active on the chat I think it is unfair for me to comment or get involved, as my response would be ill-informed. I hope this helps clarify my stance. jLBGLKz.pngydxD7OL.png 20:01, October 17, 2014 (UTC)

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