Template:R to article without mention

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  • This is a redirect to an article without any mention of the redirected word or phrase. For more information follow the category link.
    • For titles that are obvious omissions from target articles, check the index for more specific rcats to use instead, e.g., {{R typo}} for misspellings of article titles, {{R from unsuitable title}}, etc.
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Purpose[edit]

This template is used to populate a "container" category that should remain empty. If another more specific template cannot be found to tag a redirect, then there are two options:

  1. Look for other solutions such as to find a way to mention the redirect title in the article, to find another article where the redirect title is mentioned or can be added, etc., or
  2. Tag the redirect with this template.

Usage[edit]

Use this rcat template on mainspace redirects only.
#REDIRECT [[(target article title)]]

{{R to article without mention}}
This is in accord with instructions found at Wikipedia:REDCAT.
  • Template {{This is a redirect}} may also be used to add this and up to seven appropriate rcats to a redirect.
  • Use this rcat to tag a redirect to an article in which the redirect's page name is not mentioned. Exceptions to the use of this template are titles that are obvious omissions from target articles. Check the index for more specific rcats to use instead when they apply, e.g., {{R from unsuitable title}}, {{R typo}} for misspellings of article titles, etc.

Aliases[edit]

  • Also known as... – list of templates that redirect here and may also be used

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