Autoconfirmed users are wiki users who are members of the “Autoconfirmed users” user group. This is a special user group which is allocated automatically based on certain criteria.
The criteria are:
$wgAutoConfirmAge(number of seconds account needs to have existed to qualify)
$wgAutoConfirmCount(number of edits account needs to have to qualify)
What rights autoconfirmed users have is controlled via
Non-autoconfirmed accounts are considered “newbies” for purposes of