FANDOM


  • 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.

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


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

    • Similar to the last release, those who watch our code changes closely may notice we are doing a bit of spring cleaning - however, these changes should not have any user-facing impact. Of course, if you sp…

    Read more >
  • 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's release is a quieter one, partly due to the Independence Day celebrations in the US. Wherever you are in the world, we hope you're having a good day!


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

    • Those who watch our code changes closely may notice we are doing a bit of spring cleaning - however, these changes should not have any user-facing impact. Of course, if you spot any…

    Read more >
  • 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.


    • IPv6 support is now live! This means you will start seeing some longer IPv6 IPs in place of IPv4 IPs for anonymous users - however, they will behave much the same. If you spot any problems, please let us know!

    • We will fix an issue that could prevent existing accounts with a colon (":") in their name from logging in. (Note: this character is not allowed in new account names.)
    • We recently fixed an issue that was causing the wikis in the 'Discover New Wikis' footer section to fail to u…


    Read more >
  • 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.


    • In Discussions, rapid clicks on "view older replies" will no longer load duplicate comments.
    • Also in Discussions, we will fix an issue that could prevent old posts from being edited.
    • We will fix a link in the 'three days after wiki creation' founder email that could point to the wrong URL for Discussions.

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

    • When viewing 'reported posts' in Discuss…


    Read more >
  • 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.


    • A variety of bug fixes and improvements for the page header area will go live, including:
      • Fixing italics support for the DISPLAYTITLE magic word.
      • Adding missing breadcrumb links on Message Wall pages.
      • Removing duplicate "redirected from" notices on blog pages.
      • Hiding the Explore menu's "Videos" link on wikis where Special:Videos is not available.
      • Adding the interlanguage links dropdown to blog posts.
      • Fixing a category display issue on French-language wikis.
    • A couple of fixes for Chat wil…

    Read more >
  • 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.


    • The "Add new page" button on the page header will now respect user editor preferences, initiating the "Create a new article" popup for that editor.
    • Chat will receive a few updates:
      • Visitors who have not yet edited the wiki will no longer have a blank "Member since" label - it will display the account registration date instead.
      • The "Change this user's chat ban" popup will no longer display broken encoding in the title.
      • "Contributions" links on Special:ChatBanList will link to the corre…

    Read more >
  • 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.

    Due to Corpus Christi being celebrated in Poland, there won't be a code release on Thursday (June 15) - but the normal release schedule will resume next week.


    The new page and article header design will be released! While many wikis won't need to make changes, as with any big release there are some important notes to be aware of:

    • Feature updates:
      • Admins will be able to set a custom color for the new page header that is separate from the button and link colors.
      • If a wordmark is narrowe…

    Read more >
  • 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.


    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 fix an issue where a user could be sent to the wrong location after logging in via Discussions.

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

    Read more >
  • 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.


    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 fix a situation where a wiki using shared images could break if the image source community was closed.
    • Pagination on Forum Topic pages will be fixed.

    • We are aware that WAM is not currently displaying correctly. While a fix is worked on, this link can be used to visit it in the meantime (note: data for some days may not be available).

    Ques…



    Read more >
  • 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.


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

    • When linking to a site in Discussions that has no primary image defined in its metadata, we will search the linked page for an appropriate image to use.
    • We recently made some tweaks to improve the behavior of AllUsers API queries.

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


    Read more >