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Template:R from diacritics

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When used with the "This is a redirect" (Redr) template:

Template {{This is a redirect}} may be used to add from one to seven rcat templates, along with their parameters and categories, to a redirect. For more information see the documentation page below.

When used by itself:

  • This is a redirect from a page name that has diacritical marks (accents, umlauts, etc.) to essentially the same page name without those marks. For more information follow the bold category link.
    • Apply this redirect (without piping) when the subject page concerns language translation or foreign language equivalents. Other pages that use this redirect should be updated with a direct link to the redirect target (again, without piping).
    • Sort these redirects with {{DEFAULTSORT:(title without diacritics)}}.
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Usage

Use this rcat template in any namespace.
#REDIRECT [[(target page name)]]

{{Redr|from diacritics}}
Template {{Redr}} is an alias for the This is a redirect template, which may be used to add up to seven appropriate rcats, along with their parameters, to a redirect. For more information see the documentation on its template page and its comparison page. This rcat may also tag a redirect individually:
#REDIRECT [[(target page name)]]

{{R from diacritics}}
This is in accord with instructions found at WP:REDCAT.
  • Use this rcat on any redirect with diacritical marks (accents, umlauts, etc.) to essentially the same page name that does not have diacritical marks.
  • By default, this template places redirects in the Unprintworthy redirects category. To tag and categorize a redirect as "printworthy", type the addition printworthy in the following manner:
{{Redr|from diacritics|p1=printworthy}}
or
{{R from diacritics|printworthy}}
That will suppress the unprintworthy category and place the redirect in Category:Printworthy redirects.

Sorting in the category

Sort these redirects with {{DEFAULTSORT:(title without diacritics)}}. That will make these redirects much easier to find in the Redirects from titles with diacritics category.

Aliases

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

See also