Help:Calendar

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"Help:Time" redirects here. For the project, see Wikipedia:WikiProject Time. For the Birthday Committee Calendar, see Wikipedia:Birthday Committee/Calendar. For the #time parser function, see mw:Help:Extension:ParserFunctions#.23time.

This page is for automated time/date displays for use on Wikipedia User pages. See the Time Portal for help searching through the many topics related to time.

Time and date displays[edit]

There are many different styles of displaying time on Wikipedia. These are some of them:

Basic[edit]

The most basic time display is this one:

16:46, July 12, 2014 UTC (purge)

To display it, use the code:

{{Time}}

Note: You can also use five tildes: ~~~~~ which will be replaced with the date and time when you save the page

Below[edit]

To show the calendar below:

Today is
Saturday
12
July

Use the code:

{{today cell}}

Right[edit]

To show the calendar at right:

Saturday
12
July
2014

Use the code:

{{Time-UTC-box}}

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To show this:

Use this code:

{{Time-UTC-Banner}}

Plain banner[edit]

To show this:

Use this code:

{{Time-UTC-Banner-plain}}

See also[edit]