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This is the {{anontools}} template.

It lists a number of tools to help investigate a user IP. It is used in MediaWiki:Anontalkpagetext and MediaWiki:Sp-contributions-footer-anon to link to these external sources with the user's IP as a parameter.


Takes the user IP address as a parameter. Like this:


Renders this:

[WHOIS · RBLs · Traceroute · Geolocate · Rangeblock finder · Global Blocks · Global contributions] · [RIRs: America · Europe · Africa · Asia-Pacific · Latin America/Caribbean· Wikiscan

If you follow those links you will find out that the IP address used in this example is for a server in Wikimedia's Amsterdam cluster in the Netherlands.

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