Wikimedia Apps/Team/Bug reporting

Tracking Bugs edit

You can see open bugs in Phabricator (our bug reporting and tracking system):

Reporting Bugs edit

Before you start edit

Did you check our FAQs?: Android app FAQ, iOS app FAQ

For content related comments, kindly leave a note on the article's talk page, instead.

Create a new bug in Phabricator edit

Use the following links to create a new bug:

When filling a bug, it helps us a lot if you provide the following information in the bug ticket:

Title edit

Briefly describe the issue in a single sentence

Priority edit

Set to "Needs Triage"

Project edit

For iOS, add the tag:


For Android, add the tag:


Description edit

In the description please write the following:

Device edit

The name of the device(s) where you observed the bug

Examples: Samsung Galaxy Note, Google Nexus 6, iPhone 4, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Simulator, etc…

OS version edit

The OS version of the device

Examples: Android 2.2, Android 4.1, iOS 6.2, iOS 8.1, etc…

Observed Behavior edit

What happened?

Example: The image is left aligned.

Expected Behavior edit

What was supposed to happen?

Example: The image was supposed to be centered.

Steps To Reproduce edit

How to reproduce from start to finish.


1. launch app

2. tap menu button

3. tap login

4. enter user name "Test User" and password "Test Password"

5. tap login

6. etc…

Screen Shot edit

Attach a screen shot of the bug (or a movie). If you need to mark up your screen shot, Skitch is a great way to do it.