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list=exturlusage (eu)

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Enumerate pages that contain a given URL.


Which pieces of information to include:

Adds the ID of page.
Adds the title and namespace ID of the page.
Adds the URL used in the page.
Values (separate with |): ids, title, url
Default: ids|title|url

When more results are available, use this to continue.


Protocol of the URL. If empty and euquery set, the protocol is http. Leave both this and euquery empty to list all external links.

One value: Can be empty, or bitcoin, ftp, ftps, geo, git, gopher, http, https, irc, ircs, magnet, mailto, mms, news, nntp, redis, sftp, sip, sips, sms, ssh, svn, tel, telnet, urn, worldwind, xmpp
Default: (empty)

Search string without protocol. See Special:LinkSearch. Leave empty to list all external links.


The page namespaces to enumerate.

Note: Due to miser mode, using this may result in fewer than eulimit results returned before continuing; in extreme cases, zero results may be returned.

Values (separate with |): 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 110, 111

How many pages to return.

No more than 500 (5.000 for bots) allowed.
Default: 10

Expand protocol-relative URLs with the canonical protocol.