user account is a
bot that uses PHP, operated by
talk). It is used to make repetitive
semi-automated edits that would be extremely tedious to do manually, in accordance with the
bot policy. The bot is approved and currently active – the relevant
request for approval can be seen
Administrators: if this bot is malfunctioning or causing harm, please block it.
|Cyberpower678 and Harej are compensated by the Internet Archive for their work on InternetArchiveBot.|
InternetArchiveBot, also known as IABot, combats link rot and makes other improvements to references on Wikipedia. Originally developed by Cyberpower678 as a volunteer, this bot is now funded by the Internet Archive. The bot was originally approved as Task 5 of Cyberbot II.
Source code is available on GitHub.
- Looks for tagged dead links and adds an archive link to the tagged references. Approved. Approval request
- Looks for non-tagged dead links and adds an archive link to the reference. Approved. Approval request
- Looks for book references and adds a link to the reference to a readable copy of the book. Approved. Approval request