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{{PD Help Page}}
 
{{PD Help Page}}
  
'''Recent pages''' is a [[Help:special page|special page]] that lists recent changes in reverse order, with creation date and time, current size, user who created the page, and first [[help:edit summary|edit summary]].  It also provides links to [[Help:patrolled edits|patrol]] these new edits when that feature is enabled.
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'''Recent changes''' is a [[Help:special page|special page]] that lists recent changes in reverse order, with creation date and time, change in the page size, user who created the page, and [[help:edit summary|edit summary]].  It also provides links to [[Help:patrolled edits|patrol]] these new edits when that feature is enabled.
  
 
This feature is accessible at [[Special:RecentChanges]]. The page results are adjustable using settings the [[Help:Preferences#Recent_changes|Preferences section "Recent changes"]].
 
This feature is accessible at [[Special:RecentChanges]]. The page results are adjustable using settings the [[Help:Preferences#Recent_changes|Preferences section "Recent changes"]].
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This special page can be [[Help:transclusion|transcluded]], with the first unnamed parameter specifying how many entries should be displayed.
 
This special page can be [[Help:transclusion|transcluded]], with the first unnamed parameter specifying how many entries should be displayed.
  
:<nowiki>{{Special:RecentChanges/50}}</nowiki>
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<pre>{{Special:RecentChanges/50}}</pre>
  
Additional parameters may be used a comma separated list such as:
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Additional parameters may be used in a comma separated list such as:
  
:<nowiki>{{Special:RecentChanges/days=5,limit=40}}</nowiki>
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<pre>{{Special:RecentChanges/days=5,limit=40}}</pre>
  
 
{|class="sortable wikitable"
 
{|class="sortable wikitable"
!parameter!!value type!!description
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!parameter!!value type!!class="unsortable"|description
 
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|days||integer||Maximum number of days to display
 
|days||integer||Maximum number of days to display
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|hideliu|| || Hide logged in users (LIU)
 
|hideliu|| || Hide logged in users (LIU)
 
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|hidepatrolled|| ||Only show pages which have not been [[Help:patrolled pages|patrolled]].
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|hidepatrolled|| ||Only show pages which have not been [[Help:patrolled edits|patrolled]].
 
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|hideanons|| || Hide [[Help:Anonymous user|Anonymous user]]s
 
|hideanons|| || Hide [[Help:Anonymous user|Anonymous user]]s
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==See also==
 
==See also==
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* {{mediawiki|Manual:Configuration settings#Recent changes}}
 
* {{meta|Help:Recent_changes|Further reading on the Meta-Wiki}}
 
* {{meta|Help:Recent_changes|Further reading on the Meta-Wiki}}
  
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[[Category:Help|{{PAGENAME}}]]
 
[[Category:Help|{{PAGENAME}}]]
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[[Category:Recent changes|{{PAGENAME}}]]
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[[Category:Special pages|{{PAGENAME}}]]

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Recent changes is a special page that lists recent changes in reverse order, with creation date and time, change in the page size, user who created the page, and edit summary. It also provides links to patrol these new edits when that feature is enabled.

This feature is accessible at Special:RecentChanges. The page results are adjustable using settings the Preferences section "Recent changes".

This special page can be transcluded, with the first unnamed parameter specifying how many entries should be displayed.

{{Special:RecentChanges/50}}

Additional parameters may be used in a comma separated list such as:

{{Special:RecentChanges/days=5,limit=40}}
parameter value type description
days integer Maximum number of days to display
limit integer Maximum number of entries to display
hidebots Hide bots
bots Show bots
hideminor Hide minor edits
minor Show minor edits
hideliu Hide logged in users (LIU)
hidepatrolled Only show pages which have not been patrolled.
hideanons Hide Anonymous users
hidemyself Hide the logged in user's own changes

See also

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