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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • Printing pages from Firefox will now include all expected content, rather than a single page of article content.
    • We will fix an issue that caused problems for some Semantic MediaWiki functionality (such as Semantic Drilldown).
    • We recently fixed an issue where "alt=" was being displayed on image placeholders.
    • We recently fixed an error that could cause some image description pages to display a blank page.
    • We recently fixed an issue that resulted in odd behaviour on some types of Messag…

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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • The revamped "Fan Feed" arrives on non-English wikis and will surface a variety of related wiki content and Discussions posts at the bottom of article pages.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • We will introduce a new style for banner notifications, which are the messages typically seen displayed across the top of the site.

    Questions? Comments? Feel free to leave them below. And i…



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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.

    Note: Today is a quiet update, as a result of the recent US holiday weekend. If you had some time off, we hope you enjoyed yourself!


    • A fix was issued for broken YouTube video uploads.

    Questions? Comments? Feel free to leave them below. And if you have additional bugs to report, please send them to us via Special:Contact.

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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    While tomorrow will be a quiet release, next week we will be experimenting with a daily release schedule, meaning a site update will be released every day, from Monday (August 28) to Friday (September 1).

    To facilitate this, since each update will be comparatively smaller than the current twice-weekly releases, we will be setting up a forum thread which we'll update each day with any necessary release notes. You can follow that thread here.

    After next week, we will return to the norm…


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  • Kirkburn

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will update the caching behavior for RecentChanges and FANDOM-provided RSS feeds to improve responsiveness for anonymous viewers.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • Support for the new global Discussions moderator group will be released - see this blog post for more info!

    Questions? Comments? Feel free to leave them below. And if you have additional bugs to report, please send…



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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix several issues that were affecting wikis with Semantic MediaWiki enabled, including Special:Images display issues, page deletion issues, and some Monobook problems.
    • We will fix an issue where, on wikis with article comments disabled, blog comments were not being shown on the mobile layout.
    • An issue that could cause errors on wikis using a shared image repository will be fixed.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related upd…



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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.

    Note: no release is planned for next Tuesday (August 15) due to a Polish holiday, the Assumption. The regular release schedule will resume on Thursday (August 17).


    • The Discussions page header will be updated to use more language-appropriate formatting for the post counts.
    • We recently fixed an issue where the global navigation on Discussions pages was showing the wrong text when local translations were unavailable.
    • We will be running some code that should help clean up special page ca…

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  • DaNASCAT

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix an issue that caused some users to unexpectedly be logged out from their accounts, particularly when restarting their browser.
    • We will fix an issue where Special:Export was failing to include desired page information.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • We are working on updating FANDOM's 'default' accounts from Wikia/WikiaBot and Fandom/FandomBot to 'FANDOM' and 'FAN…


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  • Rappy 4187

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We will fix an issue that was causing some database downloads for large wikis to fail to contain all expected files. Note: when extracted, these files can be extremely large.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • We recently removed the 'Palantir' app (a companion app for Shadow for Mordor) from the Apple App Store, due to very low usage, and we will be removing the support framewor…


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  • DaNASCAT

    Here are the latest technical updates on FANDOM. Keep in mind that our system updates happen every Tuesday and Thursday - today's notes are for tomorrow's site update. Also note that we change hundreds of tiny details every week, so these are just the highlights.


    • We recently fixed an issue that was preventing @mail.ru accounts from receiving FANDOM emails.

    Recent mobile app updates are listed on Apps Technical Updates, and detailed site CSS-related updates can be found at http://report.wikia.net

    • We are continuing the spring cleaning of our codebase. As previously noted, these changes should not have any user-facing impact, but if you spot any issues after the update please do let us know!

    • We are working on a fix for users being unexpectedly log…



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