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* Avoid a [[Help:Blocking|block or ban]]
 
* Avoid a [[Help:Blocking|block or ban]]
 
* Post [[Help:Vandalism|vandalism]]
 
* Post [[Help:Vandalism|vandalism]]
* Harass another user
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* [[Help:Harassment and bullying|Harass]] another user
 
* Create drama (instigate conflict)
 
* Create drama (instigate conflict)
Multiple accounts are allowed on FANDOM, but they should not be used to deceive other users. Local communities may have specific [[Admin_Central:Guide_to_creating_policies|policies]] related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.
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Multiple accounts are allowed on FANDOM, but they should not be used to deceive other users. Local communities may have specific [[Admin Central:Guide to creating policies|policies]] related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.
   
If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff, depending on how severe it was. All questions regarding account information must be submitted to [[Special:Contact]].
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If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff, depending on how severe the event is. All questions regarding account information must be submitted to [[Special:Contact]].
   
 
== See also ==
 
== See also ==
* [[Help:Administrators'_how-to_guide|Admin how to guide]]
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* [[Help:Administrators' how-to guide|Admin how to guide]]
 
* [[Help:Blocking|Blocking accounts]]
 
* [[Help:Blocking|Blocking accounts]]
 
* [[Help:Vandalism|Dealing with vandalism]]
 
* [[Help:Vandalism|Dealing with vandalism]]
* [[Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Sockpuppetry|Sockpuppetry policy on Wikipedia]]
 
   
 
== Related blog posts ==
 
== Related blog posts ==
 
* [[homepage:w:User blog:Sannse/You and Your Socks|You and Your Socks]]
 
* [[homepage:w:User blog:Sannse/You and Your Socks|You and Your Socks]]
   
== Further Help & Feedback ==
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== Further help & feedback ==
 
{{Help and feedback section}}
 
{{Help and feedback section}}
 
   
 
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[[de:Hilfe:Sockenpuppen]]

Revision as of 09:30, November 28, 2017

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Sockpuppet is a term used to refer to a someone who has created another account to cause a problem on a community. This may be to:

Multiple accounts are allowed on FANDOM, but they should not be used to deceive other users. Local communities may have specific policies related to multiple accounts, so it is important to check local community account policies.

If it is found that a user is abusing multiple accounts to cause trouble, those accounts may be closed by staff, depending on how severe the event is. All questions regarding account information must be submitted to Special:Contact.

See also

Related blog posts

Further help & feedback

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