Administrator rights will be granted to any logged-in user upon request. Administrators can perform many technical actions, including blocking users, deleting pages, and protecting pages. A full list of rights can be found here. This is one of the six default MediaWiki user groups, see mw:Help:User rights and groups.
List of administrators
|User Rights - Request permissions|
|Included in Administrator||all • Autochecked users • Autoconfirmed users • Autopatrol • Chat moderators • Editors • Patrollers • Researchers • Reviewers • Translate administrator • Users|
|Included in Bureaucrat||Can assign administrator, bureaucrat and all included rights|
|Other||Bots • CheckUser • Confirmed • Example users • Interface administrators • Interwiki administrators • Stewards • Suppress • System Administrators • Users blocked from chat|