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Note to Self!! Some useful stuff that I need to refer :)

Special Characters[edit]

Handy string of interesting unicode characters: ϟ ☺ ツ ✈ ✉ ✍ ✓ ✔ ❞ ❝ ❜ ❛ ❤ ❥ ♚♛ Ⱳ ⱳ © ® µ ¼ ½ ¾ ² ³ ^ ༽Ϟ aηsuмaη тʈɑᶏɭ ॐ

Voting icons[edit]

Due to the death of those templates, it is advised that the following script be placed here. It accomplishes the same thing.

importScript('User:Ais523/votesymbols.js'); //User:Ais523/votesymbols.js

Pictogram voting support.svg Support - 
Pictogram voting oppose.svg Oppose - 
Pictogram voting neutral.svg Neutral - 
Pictogram voting keep.svg Keep - 
Pictogram voting delete.svg Delete - 
Pictogram voting comment.svg Comment - 
Pictogram voting question.svg Question - 
Pictogram voting info.svg Info - 
Pictogram voting wait.svg Wait - 
{{vote support}} {{vote support}}
{{vote oppose}} {{vote oppose}}
{{vote neutral}} {{vote neutral}}
{{vote keep}} {{vote keep}}
{{vote delete}} {{vote delete}}
{{vote comment}} {{vote comment}}
{{vote question}} {{vote question}}
{{vote info}} {{vote info}}
{{vote wait}} {{vote wait}}

Cheat sheet[edit]

This is
a table


{{unsigned|username or IP}}

—The preceding unsigned comment was added by 1.2.3 (talkcontribs) date.

Strike out or write it in small caps.

Add {{reflist}} at the bottom of a page to show references.

Invisible comments to editors (<!-- -->) only appear while editing the page.

Quotation Styles[edit]

Stolen from Honette

Style 1[edit]

Style 2[edit]

Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here.

Style 3[edit]

Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here.

Style 4[edit]

Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here. Text goes here.

— Honette, Title, Publication

Style 5[edit]

Cry "Havoc," and let slip the dogs of war.
William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar, Act III, Scene I.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat. Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.

More Styles[edit]

Visit Category:Quotation templates.


Code Result Code Result
{{doing}} Doing... {{TakeNote}}  Note:
{{done}}  Done {{Duck}}  It looks like a duck to me
{{Checking}} Checking... {{2O|1=Text. ~~~~}}
2nd opinion requested: Text.  Honette  (talk) 23:41, 11 July 2010 (UTC)
{{Discussing}} Discussion ongoing...
{{Already done}} Already done
{{Added}} plus Added {{Resolved|1=Text. ~~~~}}
Resolved: Text.  Honette  (talk) 23:41, 11 July 2010 (UTC)
{{WikiThanks}} Tournesol.png Thank you {{MoreInfo}}  Additional information needed
{{Fixed}} Fixed {{Inprogress}} clock In progress
{{Not done-t}}  Not done {{Redflag}} flag Redflag
{{Done-t}}  Done {{Removed}} minus Removed
{{Not sure}} Not sure {{Resolved mark}} Resolved
{{Thank you}} Face-smile.svg Thank you {{Reverted}} arrow Reverted
{{not done}} Not done {{Thank}} Face-wink.svg Thanks
{{Not done and will not be done}} N Not done and not likely to be done {{Thataway|WP:DRV|2=~~~~}}
Wrong venue. Please move to WP:DRV:  Honette  (talk) 23:41, 11 July 2010 (UTC)
{{Isdoing}}  [[User:|]] is doing... {{Twomanrule}} lens Review
{{Tobedone}} Pending {{Undone}} eraser Undone
{{Unlikely}}  Unlikely {{Unnecessary}} no Unnecessary
{{Unrelated}}  Unrelated {{subst:Verified}} Verified
{{WPcrystalball}} Emoji u1f52e.svg Wikipedia is not a crystal ball. {{WQA in progress|1=Text. ~~~~}}
Work in progress; comments welcome: Text.  Honette  (talk) 23:41, 11 July 2010 (UTC)
{{Works for me}}  Works for me {{Working}}  Working
{{Agree}} Agree {{Accepted}} Accepted
{{keypress|Text goes here}}+{{keypress|F2}} Text goes here+F2
Check and cross marks
Check marks Cross marks
{{check mark}} Green tickY {{x mark big}} Red XN
{{tick}} = {{tick|20}} YesY {{cross}} = {{cross|20}} N
{{aye}} Green tickY {{nay}} Red XN
{{ya}} Yes {{na}} No
{{check mark-n}} YesY {{x mark-n}} NoN
{{y&}} {{n&}}
{{Chk}} {{xed box}} X'ed box
{{checked box}}

checked box

Other marks
{{n.b.}} Nota bene* {{hmmm}} ????
{{bang}} exclamation mark-
Most of the templates above are fully sortable in a class="sortable" table (each check mark is assigned an undisplayed "Y" and each cross mark an undisplayed "N").

Code Result
{{Thankyou}} Face-smile.svg Thank you
{{Thank You IP}} WikiThanks.png A special thank you for your help in our battle against vandalism. Thank you so much for your efforts to improve this encyclopedia, and welcome to Wikipedia! ~~~ ~~~~~
Please consider creating an account for yourself!

Edit Semi-Protected[edit]

Code Result
:{{ESp|d}} ~~~~ Done
:{{ESp|pd}} ~~~~ Partly done:
:{{ESp|n}} ~~~~ Not done:
:{{ESp|nfn}} ~~~~ Not done for now:
:{{ESp|rs}} ~~~~ Not done: please provide reliable sources that support the change you want to be made.
:{{ESp|a}} ~~~~ Already done
:{{ESp|?}} ~~~~ Not done: please be more specific about what needs to be changed.
:{{ESp|q}} ~~~~ Question:
:{{ESp|note}} ~~~~ Note:


Inline messages[edit]

Code Result Code Result
{{By whom}} [by whom?] {{Examples}} [examples needed]
{{Citequote}} [this quote needs a citation] {{Full}} [full citation needed]
{{Citation broken}} [full citation needed] {{Failed verification}} [not in citation given]
{{Citation needed}} [citation needed] {{Or}} [original research?]
{{Citation needed (lead)}} [not verified in body] {{Season needed}} [season & episode needed]
{{Clarify}} [clarification needed] {{Specify}} [specify]
{{Copyvio link}} [copyright violation?] {{Self-published inline}} [self-published source?]
{{Dead link}} [dead link] {{Vague}} [vague]
{{Dubious}} [dubious ] {{Verify credibility}} [unreliable source?]
{{Elucidate}} [further explanation needed] {{Verify source}} [verification needed]
{{Volume needed}} [volume & issue needed] {{When}} [when?]
{{Where}} [where?] {{Which}} [which?]
{{Who}} [who?] {{Whom?}} [according to whom?]
{{Why}} [why?] {{Year}} [year needed]
{{User:Honette/Template/Full_name}} [full version needed]


Different smilies can be made using parameters. for instance, {{=)|sad}} produces Face-sad.svg. The full list of parameters is as follows. Default (no parameter) is a simple smile.

parameter produces parameter produces
1, smile Face-smile.svg 2, sad, frown Face-sad.svg
3, wink Face-wink.svg 4, blush Face-blush.svg
5, grin Face-grin.svg 6, surprise Face-surprise.svg
7, tongue Face-tongue.svg 8, confused Face-confused.svg
9, shade, shades Emblem-cool.svg 10, cry, crying, tears Cry.png
11, lightbulb, idea Lightbulb.png 12, wink2 Smile eye.png
13, wink3 Wink.png 14, big-grin, biggrin Face-grin.svg
15, devil-grin, devil, evil Face-devil-grin.svg 16, kiss Face-kiss.svg
17, smirk Face-smile-big.svg 18, big-cry, bigcry, sob Face-crying.svg
19, glasses, nerd Face-glasses.svg 20, angel Face-angel.svg
21, ttth Face-hand.svg 22, awesome 718smiley.svg
23, vsmile Emoticon =v=.svg

Source: Template: =)


Code Result
{{outdent}} ────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
{{Outdent2}} ()
{{Outdent|6}} ────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────────
{{tps}} (talk page stalker)
{{ec}} (edit conflict)
{{hat}} and {{hab}} Closing a discussion.
{{collapse top|Text goes here}} and {{collapse bottom}} Putting text in collapsible box.

Presenting templates[edit]

Code Result
{{tl|template}} {{template}} (linked, normal text style)
{{tlx|template}} {{template}} (linked, teletype text style)
{{tld|template}} {{template}} (not linked, teletype text style)
{{tlf|template}} {{template}} (not linked, normal text style)

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