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A uiserbox (commonly shortent tae UBX) is a smaw coloured box designed tae be seen anerly on a Wikipaedian's uiser page as a piece o information aboot the uiser, in order tae directly or indirectly help Wikipaedians collaborate mair effectively on airticles.

Mind that, as wi onything ye add tae Wikipaedia, uiserboxes ye add micht be public foriver, e'en gin ye hae yer uiser page deletit. (As wi ither Wikipaedia pages, yer uiser page will be archivit ilka sae aften in the database dumps an micht be archivit bi third-parties sic as the Internet Archive.)