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Thank you, and have a good time editing here! ----PAK Man Talk 15:44, 23 November 2008 (UTC)


Slow down on editing the User: namespace. There are only three userspace edits allowed per day, and you have gone over the limit. Editing your userpage too much will lead to it being locked again. Instead of making multiple small edits, why not instead use the preview button (Alt + Shift + P) to check your edits before saving the page? Thank you. --The Dark Fiddler - Smarter than the average bear! 16:59, 23 November 2008 (UTC)


A shipping article goes into its own namespace. For example, the proper place for ForinaShipping as at Shipping:ForinaShipping; just plain ForinaShipping should be used as a special kind of warning redirect known as a shipping redirect. --Shiningpikablu252 17:51, 23 November 2008 (UTC)

Link Templates

Please use link templates when linking to stuff such as Pokémon names, attacks, and the like. For example, {{p|Absol}} instead of just [[Absol]]. This is so you don't unintentionally link to a disambiguation page.

For a full crash course on link templates, look at the list of link templates. --Shiningpikablu252 17:51, 23 November 2008 (UTC)

My Team

Right, So I want to put my Diamond Team on my user page, but it comes out like so:

Lv. 21
Lv. 19
Lv. 12
Lv. 21
Lv. 10
Lv. 8

Help?- unsigned comment from Simpsonsdude13 (talkcontribs)

Note: I used a code on someone elses page to help me.

Fixed it up for you. There was a missing } on the Supersonic link template. Gywall(Talk) 19:13, 25 November 2008 (UTC)

A question

I'm a bit confused. On Pokémon pages, it has movesets for Pokémon when they're evolved. This movesets have moves learnt at Level 7, 10 ect... but the Pokémon would even have reached evoloution! For example; Sceptile learns a move at Level 16, the Level which Treeko evolves into Grovyle. Why though?- unsigned comment from Simpsonsdude13 (talkcontribs)


Slow down on editing the User: namespace. There are only three userspace edits allowed per day, and you have gone over the limit. Editing your userpage too much will lead to it being locked again. Instead of making multiple small edits, why not instead use the preview button (Alt + Shift + P) to check your edits before saving the page? Thank you. --Force Fire talk 11:55, 6 December 2008 (UTC)


This is your second warning. Please refrain from editing the User: namespace too rapidly, or you will lose privileges. --HAH08 13:30, 6 December 2008 (UTC)



Please sign your comments with four tidles (~~~~) so that everyone knows who put the comment there. Thanks!----The Kkllnnator サンタクロース 22:38, 12 December 2008 (UTC)

Will Do! Elliot 11:10, 13 December 2008 (UTC)

Signature Policy

As per the Signature policy, your signature should reflect your username in some way. At the moment, your signature is simply "Eliot", which isn't close to your username at all. I'll need you to edit your signature to reflect your username more closely (shortened versions of your username, etc, are fine, but it needs to at least resemble your username). Thanks in advance. -- Jïörüjï Ðērākō.>.cнаt^ 11:15, 13 December 2008 (UTC)


I am sure this wasn't the first time I fixed your unsigned message with a {{unsigned}} template. Now, try to remember to sign your messages on talk pages. If you don't know it already, it is done by putting four tildes (~~~~) at the end of your message. Thank you. UltimateSephiroth (about me · chat · edits) 16:58, 20 December 2008 (UTC)

BTW, it is pretty interesting how you say you've seen a shiny Onix and a shiny Vaporeon in Gen I... I think you meant Gen II, right? Shinies were not implemented in Gen I. UltimateSephiroth (about me · chat · edits) 11:02, 22 December 2008 (UTC)
There in a list by Generation. Onix and Vaporeon are under Generation I, because that is the Generation in which they appeared. SD13 Simpsondude13>SD13 Talk 11:03, 22 December 2008 (UTC)
Oh, you just list them by generation. Okay then :P UltimateSephiroth (about me · chat · edits) 11:05, 22 December 2008 (UTC)