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===Other special pages===

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A special page is a part of the MediaWiki software that performs specific functions, such as showing a list of broken redirects, and always begins with the prefix "Special:".

Pages listed below in red are only available to sysops and bureaucrats, while orange signifies bureaucrats only (see Help:User access levels).


Maintenance reports

Broken redirects 
Special:BrokenRedirects : List of pages whose target article has been deleted (Help:Redirect)
Dead-end pages 
Special:DeadendPages : Pages without any outgoing links (Help:Dead-end street)
Double redirects 
Special:DoubleRedirects : List of pages that redirect to another redirect page (Help:Redirect)
Long pages 
Special:LongPages : Pages which contain the most characters in descending order
Oldest pages 
Special:AncientPages : Lists the oldest pages on a wiki
Orphaned pages 
Special:LonelyPages : Articles not linked to from any other page on the wiki
Pages with the fewest revisions 
Special:FewestRevisions : Pages with the least amount of edits
Pages without language links 
Special:WithoutInterwiki : Pages which do not link to any alternate language counterparts (Help:Interlanguage links)
Problem reports list 
Special:ProblemReports : Display reported problems (Help:ProblemReports)
Protected pages 
Special:ProtectedPages : List pages which cannot be edited by non-admins or non-autoconfirmed users (Help:Page protection)
Protected titles 
Special:ProtectedTitles : Pages which have been protected from creation from non-admins (Help:Page protection)
Short pages 
Special:ShortPages : Pages which contain the fewest characters in ascending order
Uncategorized categories 
Special:UncategorizedCategories : Categories without category tags (Help:Category)
Uncategorized files 
Special:UncategorizedImages : Images without category tags (Help:Category)
Uncategorized pages 
Special:UncategorizedPages : Pages without category tags (Help:Category)
Uncategorized templates 
Special:UncategorizedTemplates : Templates without category tags (Help:Category)
Unused files 
Special:UnusedImages : Images that do not appear on any page (Help:Images)
Unused templates 
Special:UnusedTemplates : Templates that are not included in any page (Help:Templates)
Unwatched pages 
Special:UnwatchedPages : Pages that are not any users watchlist
Wanted categories 
Special:WantedCategories : Pages that use a category that has not been created yet (Help:Category)
Wanted pages 
Special:WantedPages : Most internally-linked to articles that do not yet exist

List of pages

;Admins list : Special:Listadmins : A list of all administrators
All pages 
Special:AllPages : A list of every page on the wiki
Special:Categories : List of categories (Help:Category)
Category tree 
Special:CategoryTree : Use a category name to see its contents as a tree structure (Help:Category)
Disambiguation pages 
Special:Disambiguations : List pages marked as disambiguations (Help:Disambiguation)
List redirects 
Special:ListRedirects : List of redirects on a wiki (Help:Redirect)
Prefix index  
Special:PrefixIndex : Display pages with prefix (Help:Subpages)

Login/sign up

Special:UserLogin : Log in or create a new account (Help:User account)
Special:UserLogout : Log out of your account (Help:User account)

Users and rights

Block user 
Special:BlockIP : Block a user or IP address. (Help:Blocking)
Blocked IP addresses and usernames 
Special:IPBlockList : Blocked IPs and usernames (Help:Blocking)
Special:Contributions : List of contributions of anonymous or logged-in users (Help:User contributions)
Deleted user contributions 
View a user's or IP addresses edits which have been deleted (Help:Deletion)
Edit count 
Special:EditCount : Edit tally broken down by namespaces locally and globally (Help:Edit count)
Invite friends to join Wikia 
Special:InviteSpecialPage : Invite friends based on address lists or otherwise (Help:Invite Friends)
Special:Preferences : Set your user preferences (Help:Preferences)
User list 
Special:ListUsers : A list of people who have edited this wiki (Help:Active users)
User rights management 
Special:UserRights : Use to add new admins, bureaucrats, and add or remove rollback users. (Help:User access levels)

Recent changes and logs

Gallery of new files
Special:NewImages : The most recently uploaded images displayed in a gallery format (Help:Images)
Special:Log : Logs of deletion, protection, blocking, image uploads and user rights settings
My watchlist 
Special:Watchlist : Show the pages you are watching (Help:Watchlist)
New pages 
Special:NewPages : List of new pages on a wiki (Help:Newest Pages)
Recent changes 
Special:RecentChanges : The latest edits on a wiki (Help:Recent changes)
Related changes 
Special:RelatedChanges : Changes made recently to pages linked from a specified page
or to members of a specified category (Help:Related changes)

Media reports and uploads

File list 
Special:ImageList : List of images uploaded that can be sorted by size or date (Help:Images)
File path 
Special:FilePath : Returns the complete path for a file (Help:Images)
Import Free Images 
Special:ImportFreeImages : Import properly licensed photos from flickr (Help:Import free images)
MIME search 
Special:MIMESearch : Enables the filtering of files for its MIME-type
Search for duplicate files 
Special:FileDuplicateSearch : Locate duplicate files based on filename
Upload files 
Special:MultipleUpload : Upload up to 5 files to the wiki (Help:Multiple uploads)
Upload image/file Special:Upload 
Upload a file to the wiki (Help:Uploading files)

Wiki data and tools

Parser Diff Test 
Special:ParserDiffTest : Display differences between the old and new preprocessor
Special:Statistics : Total number of pages and users
System messages 
Special:Allmessages : Displays all pages in the MediaWiki namespace (Help:System Messages)
Special:Version : The version of the software the site is currently running. Also displayed 'installed' extensions.
Webtools [BETA] 
Special:Webtools : How your wiki rates with search engines, etc (Help:Webtools)
Wikia Statistics 
Special:WikiaStats : Comprehensive statistical information about a wiki (Help:WikiaStats)

Redirecting special pages

Random page 
Special:RandomPage : Redirects to a random page (Help:Redirect)
Random redirect 
Special:RandomRedirect : Randomly taken to a redirecting page (Help:Redirect)
Special:Search : Search the wiki (Help:Searching)

High use pages

Most linked-to categories 
Special:MostLinkedCategories : Categories that have the most links to them in descending order
Most linked-to files 
Special:MostImages : Images that have the most links to them in descending order
Most linked-to pages 
Special:MostLinked : Pages that have the most links to them in descending order
Most linked-to templates 
Special:MostLinkedTemplates : Templates that have the most links to them in descending order
Most popular articles (from database) 
Special:Mostpopulararticles : List of the most popular articles
Most popular categories 
Special:Mostpopularcategories : List of the most popular categories
Most visited pages 
Special:Mostvisitedpages : Pages which have the most views in descending order
Pages with the most categories 
Special:MostCategories : List of pages with the most categories in descending order
Pages with the most revisions 
Special:MostRevisions : List of pages with the large number of edits in descending order

Page tools

Create a new article 
Special:Createpage : Guided process to creating new pages (Help:CreatePage)
Export pages 
Special:Export : Exports the source of individual wiki pages, optionally with their histories, in a thin XML wrapper which includes metadata like time, etc (Help:Exporting pages)
Import pages 
Special:Import : Import pages exported from another wiki in an XML file
View deleted pages 
Special:Undelete : One way to undelete a page or review deleted revisions of pages
What links here 
Special:WhatLinksHere : Find all pages that link to an article (Help:What links here)

Wikia special pages

Contact Wikia 
Special:Contact : Send a message or inquiry to the Community Team (Help:Contacting Wikia)
Special:WidgetDashboard : Control the display of widgets (Help:Widget Dashboard)
Widgets list 
Special:Widgets : Display a list of widgets (Help:Widgets)

Other special pages

Book sources 
Special:BookSources : Used when an ISBN is linked to on a page
Search web links 
Special:Linksearch : Search web pages linked on the wiki based on different patterns.
Simplified upload 
Special:MiniUpload : Simplified uploading


See also

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