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Template:R to decade

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

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

When used by itself:

  • This is a redirect from a year (or years) to the associated decade article. Years from 1700–500 BCE should redirect to the relevant decade per Wikipedia:Timeline standards. For more information follow the category link.
    • Do not replace these redirected links with a link directly to the target page. Individual articles may be created for these years in the future.
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Usage

Use this rcat template on mainspace redirects only.
#REDIRECT [[(target article title)]]

{{Redr|to decade}}
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 article title)]]

{{R to decade}}
This is in accord with instructions found at Wikipedia:REDCAT.
  • Use this rcat on any redirect from a year(s) to the associated decade article. Years from 1700 BC to 500 BC should redirect to the relevant decade per Wikipedia:Timeline standards.
  • There may be the rare redirect that has little or no possibility of becoming an article. For these, the associated categories, Redirects with possibilities and its default Printworthy redirects, may be suppressed by use of the unnamed parameter in the following manner:
{{Redr|to decade|p1=without}}
or
{{R to decade|without}}
This will sort the redirect to Category:Unprintworthy redirects instead of the Printworthy redirects and Redirects with possibilities categories.
  • Do not replace these redirected links with a link directly to the target page. Individual articles may be created for these titles years into the future.

Aliases

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

See also