Wikipedia:Template messages/Format

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Note: This page contains details of templates relating to formatting.

Templates related to descriptions (such as disambiguation, spoiler, wikicode) are listed under Template messages/General.

Templates related to issues and disputes with articles, including NPOV, are listed under Disputes templates.

What to type What it makes Where it goes
{{divbox}}

edit
Talk
Links

Anywhere;
but be aware that excessive boxes may offend some users. Available in a range of styles; see Talk.
{{userboxtop}}

(edit Talk Links)
& {{userboxbottom}} edit Talk Links)

A place for userboxes.

(Userboxes inserted here)

Collects userboxes into a single column grouping easily.

{{multiCol}}
This is column 1. Text is wrapped appropriately.
{{colBreak}}
This is column 2. Text is wrapped appropriately.
{{colBreak}}
This is column 3. Text is wrapped appropriately.
{{endMultiCol}}

This is column 1. Text is wrapped appropriately.

This is column 2. Text is wrapped appropriately.

This is column 3. Text is wrapped appropriately.

This can be used anywhere. Creates multiple columns in a single row. You can have as many columns as you want. Text is wrapped appropriately, and a margin prevents text in one column from touching text in another column. You can use any Wiki markup within the columns created by these templates.

{{col-begin}}
{{col-3}}
Column 1 here
{{col-3}}
Column 2 here
{{col-3}}
Column 3 here
{{col-end}}

{{imageframe|width=175|content= [[Image:Wiki.png|80px]] [[Image:Wiki.png|80px]]|caption=Wiki logos}}

edit
Talk
Links

Wiki.png Wiki.png
Wiki logos
For wrapping more than one image in a single image-and-caption box
{{hidden|header=TITLE|content=Body text}}

edit
Talk
Links

Hide / show boxes
{{key press|Ctrl|F5}} Ctrl+F5 To illustrate keystrokes, both in articles and Wikipedia help pages.
 {{flatlist|
 * All's well that ends well 
 * Do unto others as you would have them do unto you 
 * All the world's a stage 
 * No pain, no gain 
 * Six to one, half dozen the other 
 * A stitch in time saves nine 
 * One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish }}
  • All's well that ends well
  • Do unto others as you would have them do unto you
  • All the world's a stage
  • No pain, no gain
  • Six to one, half dozen the other
  • A stitch in time saves nine
  • One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish
Can be used anywhere. Creates an inline list that wraps correctly (i.e., only after the delimiter)