Template:WikiProject Computing

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WikiProject Computing (Rated C-class, High-importance)
WikiProject icon This template is within the scope of WikiProject Computing, a collaborative effort to improve the coverage of computers, computing, and information technology on Wikipedia. If you would like to participate, please visit the project page, where you can join the discussion and see a list of open tasks.
C-Class article C  This template does not require a rating on the project's quality scale.
 High  This template has been rated as High-importance on the project's importance scale.
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This template is supported by WikiProject Amiga (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by Networking task force (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject Software (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject Websites (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject Computer science (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by Early computers task force (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by Computer hardware task force (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject Computer Security (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject Java (marked as Top-importance).
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This template is supported by WikiProject RISC OS (marked as Top-importance).
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Project banner

The {{WikiProject Computing}} project banner template should be added (not subst:ed) to the talk page of every article within the scope of the project.

Usage

While the template does not require any additional parameters, it has a number of optional ones that add various extra features to the banner. The full syntax is as follows:

{{WikiProject Computing
|class=  
|importance=
|attention=
|needs-image=
|needs-infobox=
|auto=
|listas=
|small=

|amiga=
|amiga-importance=
|early-comp=
|early-comp-importance=
|hardware=
|hardware-importance=
|java=
|java-importance=
|network=
|network-importance=
|riscos=
|riscos-importance=
|science=
|science-importance=
|security=
|security-importance=
|software=
|software-importance=
|websites=
|websites-importance=
}}

Parameters

General parameters
  • class – a rating of the article's quality; see the assessment department for more details.
    • FA – The article has reached Featured article status.
    • A – Could be submitted as a Featured article candidate; probably could use some small updates to make it Featured quality.
    • GA – The article has reached Good article status.
    • B – Could be submitted as a Good article nominee; probably could use some updates or may lack some features from the Good article criteria, but it presents a good overview of the subject.
    • C – The article has an large amount of content, but lacks information and organization in areas.
    • Start – The article is more than a stub, but may lack some important aspects of the topic's discussion.
    • Stub – The article is a stub; it likely contains one of the articles in Category:Computing stubs.
    • FL – The article has reached Featured list status.
    • List – The page is a list.
    • Needed – The article does not yet exist but has been identified as a subject that should be covered.
    • NA – Any non-article page that fits no other classification.
    • FM – The article has reached Featured media status.
    • File – The page is a file (image).
    • Book – The page is a book created via Wikipedia:Books.
    • Category or Cat – The page is a category.
    • Disambig or Dab – The article is a disambiguation page.
    • Portal – The page is a portal.
    • Redirect or Redir – The article is a redirect page.
    • Template – The page is a template.
    • Project – The page is a WikiProject page.
  • importance – a rating of the article's importance; see the assessment department for more details.
    • Top
    • High
    • Mid
    • Low
    • NA


Template formatting/function parameters
  • attention – "yes" if the article needs attention.
  • auto – "yes" if the auto assess option is needed.
  • listas – for example: "Last name, First name" if the article needs to be sorted by something other than PAGENAME.
  • needs-image – "yes" if the article needs an image.
    • imagedetails (appears only if needs-image is set to yes) - Additional details to describe the image that is requested.
  • needs-infobox – "yes" if the article needs an infobox.
  • small – shows the reduced size template if small=yes.


Taskforce / Child WikiProject specific parameters

Redirects

See also