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Template:Duplication

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Usage

This template automatically adds articles to Category:Articles in need of internal merging or Category:Duplicate articles.

Basic usage: {{Duplication|date=May 2017}}

Parameters

All parameters are optional.

Template data

Cleanup template for use in articles which duplicate the scope of other articles.

Template parameters

This template has custom formatting.

Parameter Description Type Status
Duplicate article or section dupe

Adds a link referring to the section or article being duplicated, and adds the article to Category:Duplicate articles

Default
empty
Example
Microsoft Windows
Auto value
empty
String optional
Duplicate article or section 2 dupe2

Same as dupe, just allows for an additional section/article to be linked.

Default
empty
Example
#Windows 10
Auto value
empty
String optional
Section section

Replaces phrase "article" with "section"

Default
empty
Example
yes
Auto value
empty
String suggested
Talk page discussion discuss

Article talk page and section where a relevant discussion is taking place

Default
empty
Example
Talk:Microsoft#Duplicate information
Auto value
empty
String optional
Month and year date

The month and year that this cleanup request was placed

Default
empty
Example
March 2017
Auto value
empty
Date suggested
Small version of template small

Displays a smaller version of this template, for use when template is not at top of article

Default
no
Example
empty
Auto value
empty
String optional

See also