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Welcome to Bulbapedia, Redirect fixer!

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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! --Shiningpikablu252 15:53, 20 August 2008 (UTC)


I just read your user page, and I gotta ask, how the hell do you make edits that don't show up on the recent changes? Plus, I gotta admire you, you're so dedicated to fixing redirects that you'll edit nothing else? Man! I'm Missingno. Master. See my new and improved user page, and comment on it! 22:49, 9 April 2009 (UTC)

I think it's a bot. Like bulbabot. The Dark Fiddler - You enter a poorly lit room... 22:56, 9 April 2009 (UTC)
It is a bot. When bots edit you can not see it on the RC unless you put that you do wanna see a bot's edits.--☆Coolピカチュウ! 23:14, 9 April 2009 (UTC)
Oh. Boy, do I feel stupid. I'm Missingno. Master. See my new and improved user page, and comment on it! 21:13, 10 April 2009 (UTC)

What happened to this bot?

It seems like a good idea and very useful bot. Why doesn't it do anything anymore? --SnorlaxMonster 06:20, 27 November 2010 (UTC)