Question concerning commander rules..

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Hey guys I need something clearing up as I am a little confused at the whole ""if a card contains a mana symbol anywhere on it that’s not one of your commander’s colors, you can’t include it in that deck" but I consistantly am facing people ignoring this rule if it is them and not me misunderstanding the ambigious ruling, they are including cards that have other colors in them for example  just played MTGO and was playing against a guy who is playing Vampiric Dragon in his Zirilan of the  Claw deck, now either the guy is ignoring the rules or I don't understand the part of you "if a card contains a mana symbol anywhere on it that’s not one of your commander’s colors, you can’t include it in that deck" please help clear this up.
if it was a commander game the client should enforce the rule
if it was another game like freeform or something like that, then there are no rules
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By the way, it's not just mana symbols. It's also the card's colors. You can't put Transguild Courier in any deck that isn't WUBRG. This applies to both parts of a split card or double-faced card. (Or a flip card, but I am unaware of any where this rule is relevant.) So if you want to run Wax // Wane or Crime // Punishment in your The Mimeoplasm deck, you can't (because Wane and Crime are white.) The same applies to Civilized Scholar because Homicidal Brute is red.

A basic land type has ": Add MANA SYMBOL to your mana pool." as well ( for plains, for islands, etc.), and it looks like extort will default to adding to every color identity.

But "one mana of any color" doesn't count as mana symbols.

Note, however, that Urborg, Tomb of Yawgmoth is not a swamp until it enters the battlefield, if you want to be the Urborg/Karma/Circle of Protection: White guy.
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