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Usage

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TemplateData for Color box

{{color box|color|text|text color}}
Adds a rectangular color box.
  • Colors are most commonly specified as either a color keyword or as the hexadecimal triplet representing an RGB combination. See the article web colors for details.
  • If specified, the text is centered within the box.
ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Color1
Background color of the box.
Example
Green
Stringrequired
Text2
Adds text inside the box; box is otherwise an empty square.
Example
Hello, world!
Stringsuggested
Text color3
Sets the color of the text inside the box.
Default
Either black or white; whichever has greater contrast.
Example
Yellow
Stringsuggested
Border colorborder
Sets the color of the border around the box.
Default
black
Example
#FF0
Stringoptional

Format: inline

Test of raw TemplateData output:

Adds a rectangular color box. Colors are most commonly specified as either a color keyword or as the hexadecimal triplet representing an RGB combination. See the article web colors for details.If specified, the text is centered within the box.

Template parameters

This template prefers inline formatting of parameters.

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Color1

Background color of the box.

Example
Green
Stringrequired
Text2

Adds text inside the box; box is otherwise an empty square.

Example
Hello, world!
Stringsuggested
Text color3

Sets the color of the text inside the box.

Default
Either black or white; whichever has greater contrast.
Example
Yellow
Stringsuggested
Border colorborder

Sets the color of the border around the box.

Default
black
Example
#FF0
Stringoptional
Examples
Visual effect Markup
     {{color box|Green}}
 Default color for this text  {{color box|Yellow|Default color for this text}}
 Default color for this text  {{color box|Blue|Default color for this text}}
 Using X11 color names  {{color box|SteelBlue|'''Using X11 color names'''|Gold}}
 Using RGB hex triplets  {{color box|#012345|''Using RGB hex triplet''|#FEDCBA}}
 Red  {{color box|Yellow|Red|#f00|border=#f00}}
 bordercolor like wikitable  {{color box|white|bordercolor like wikitable|border=#A2A9B1}}

Variants

Template Description Example
{{Color box}} a small color box with black borders and text color      or  ORANGE 
{{RouteBox}} a borderless version with text color and wikilinks  ORANGE 
{{Colorbull}} a colored bullet with wikilinks
{{Legend2}} another borderless version   
{{Color sample}} a small color box with black borders
{{Swatch inline}} orange
{{Background color}} orange

Supporting template

See also