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DWH If you feel you are being harassed, first and foremost, act calmly even if difficult. It is hard to over-emphasize this. If the harassment includes threats of harm to you or others, follow the procedures on dealing with threats of harm.
In serious cases or where privacy and off-wiki aspects are an issue e. To have personal information removed from page histories contact the oversight team.
For simpler, on-wiki matters, such as a user with whom you have arguments, see dispute resolution as the usual first step. It makes it easier to identify the problem you are having if there are some specific diffs.
For more serious cases where you are willing to address it on-wiki, you may request administrative assistance. Do not open a discussion about outing on behalf of a third party without the victim's permission, unless the relevant page revisions have already been oversighted.
It is important not to make violations of privacy more severe. If other editors have concerns over your editing, then you will quite likely gain attention from administrators and other concerned users as a result. Any civil and appropriate comments addressed by them to you would not be considered harassment.
Accusing others of harassment WP: AOHA Making accusations of harassment can be inflammatory and hence these accusations may not be helpful in a dispute. It can be seen as a personal attack if harassment is alleged without clear evidence that the others' action is actually harassment, and unfounded accusations may constitute harassment themselves if done repeatedly.
The result is often accusations of harassment on your part, which tends to create a nasty cycle. At the same time, claims of harassment should be taken seriously and not be summarily dismissed unless it becomes clear the accusations are not well-founded.
Assistance for administrators being harassed Main page: Admins willing to make difficult blocks Wikipedia administrators' actions can bring them into direct conflict with difficult users and at times they too are harassed.
Typically this happens when an administrator decides to intervene in a dispute with a view to warning or blocking disruptive parties or preventing their continual troublesome behavior. Administrators are volunteer editors like any other user.
They are not obligated any more than any other user to take any specific action beyond expected good conduct and responsiveness, and they are not required or expected to place themselves in an uncomfortable situation, to undertake actions which will diminish their enjoyment of working on Wikipedia or place themselves at risk in any way.
Administrators who feel that they may have such a situation are advised to seek advice, discuss privately with other administrators, or pass the matter to another administrator willing to make difficult blocks. Wikipedia administrators willing to make difficult blocks This administrator can and will make difficult blocks if needed.
Reactions to harassment Some people may find it hard to remain calm and to react constructively in the face of real or perceived harassment. It is important that any allegations of misconduct about someone who is being harassed be considered in this context. Suffering real or perceived harassment does not justify an editor's misconduct, but a more cautious approach to sanctions in such situations is preferred.
Consequences of harassment Although editors are encouraged to ignore or respond politely to isolated incidents, that should not imply that they are acceptable or without consequences.
A pattern of hostility reduces the likelihood of the community assuming good faith, and can be considered disruptive editing. Harassment negatively affects editor retention. Blocking for harassment See also: Incidents of wikihounding generally receive a warning.
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