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 Thank you, and have a good time uploading here!
  JelloTalk 18:59, 17 July 2010 (UTC)  
 

Hi

Please read the checklist when you upload media files, and be sure to tag and categorize all images. If you're confused about the requirements for uploading files, have a look at this guide. --MaverickNate 16:51, 10 September 2010 (UTC)

Lowercase extensions

Please user lowercase extensions when you upload files, so that it is .png and not .PNG. Thanks Jellotalk 04:45, 13 January 2011 (UTC)

I know, I'll try to pay more attention. It's not the first time this happens. Sorry. Duke R 05:02, 13 January 2011 (UTC)

Images

Okay, please do not cut the image from the volume's cover for Cherrim. It's really unneeded and looks out of place with the other black and white images of her Pokemon. If any official art (like some of the other Pokedex holders) comes up for it, then it can be changed. But please, do not change it. Ataro 01:34, 15 August 2011 (UTC)

OK, understood. I did Cherrim and Sird based on images like these: Wallace Adventures.png; Wallace and Winona.png. But this seems to be a differente case. Won't happen again, Ataro. |) u |( e 01:49, 15 August 2011 (UTC)

Regarding your edit on the file talkpage

Thanks for notifying me; however, next time use the {{move}} template, so that admins can see what needs to be moved through this category. The template automatically adds that category. ht14 15:15, 16 March 2012 (UTC)

Oh, I didn't know this template. Thank you, Ht14. |) u |( e ® 15:18, 16 March 2012 (UTC)

Ken Sugimori TCG artwork

May I direct your attention to this as well? ht14 06:47, 29 May 2012 (UTC)

Of course you may, and you just did. ;) |) u |( e ® 14:58, 29 May 2012 (UTC)