User:Intforce/WikiProject User scripts

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AuthorProveIt is being developed by a team of Wikipedians at Georgia Tech, including Kurt Luther (MaxVeers), Matthew Flaschen (Superm401), Terris Johnson, and Amy Bruckman.
Browsers supportedInternet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, etc.
Skins supportedAll
Source codeen:MediaWiki:Gadget-ProveIt.js

ProveIt makes it really easy to find, edit, add, and cite references in Wikipedia articles.

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ProveIt minimised on English Wikipedia
  • Easily create, edit, and find references
  • Use most popular citation formats
    • Optimized for one of Wikipedia’s most common citation formats, Cite.
  • Supports all major reference types -- some better than others. For instance, Citation templates can be viewed and edited.
  • There when you need it, gone when you don’t
    • Automatically loads when you’re on a Wikipedia edit page, hides when you leave
    • Manually show or hide ProveIt with one click
  • Instantly find the reference you want
    • Visualizes all references in a single list
    • Easily scannable -- title and icon for ref type
    • Click a reference to instantly locate it in the Wikipedia edit box
  • No need to memorize complex syntax
    • Visual interface for adding and editing references
    • Shows which fields are required and which are optional
    • Add and remove fields with one click
  • References with multiple citations -- no longer a headache
    • Visually groups together multiple citations of a reference under a single heading
    • Cite the reference anywhere else in the article with one click
  • Create valid references and fix ones that aren’t
    • Produces clean, valid code every time
    • Broken or invalid references are easily identifiable in red
  • Easily install, update, and use ProveIt
  • Works anywhere, any browser, all of the time
    • Cross-browser compatible: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, etc.
    • Linked to your Wikipedia account, so it shows up as soon as you log in -- no need to install on multiple computers
  • Automatic updates
    • Always loads the latest fixes and features, instantly and automatically -- you do nothing