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A bot is a user that makes edits through an automated program. By default, the edits made by users in this usergroup will not show up on your watchlist, or on the list of recent changes. If you wish to see these edits, you can set this up in your preferences.

List of bots

See: List of bots

There is currently 1 active bot operating on Bulbapedia. Bots with additional powers are listed in bold.

User Status Since Operator Tasks Remarks
BulbaBot Bot April 8, 2005 Zhen Lin (on hiatus; see Kogoro) Interwiki links Also a junior administrator
MewBot Bot (Inactive) October 28, 2007 mewX Interwiki links
Redirect fixer Bot (Inactive) December 19, 2008 TTEchidna Fixes redirects

Establishing a bot

Before creating a bot account, check with the Editorial Board using this forum thread that its presence is required. It may only be necessary to reprogram an existing bot to carry out additional tasks.