- Please edit/overhaul/merge elsewhere freely.
- For privacy - (preventing some tracking/advertising systems, usually coupled with disabled-Cookies)
- Corporate proxy disabled it - (for intranet security)
- For annoyance prevention - (to prevent things like animations, particularly for users who find these overwhelmingly distracting)
- For faster site downloading - (less to download (bytes))
- For faster browser rendering - (less to calculate (complexity))
- They lost connection to the internet midway through the page-load - (especially mobile users, and users with unstable wifi connections)
- NoScript, uMatrix, and similar browser extensions
- Browser settings (e.g.
- Connection proxy
- A browser that doesn't support it - (lynx, etc)
Tips for developers
- MediaWiki has
- About Wikipedia
- On Wikipedia
- w:en:Progressive enhancement