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This is the TemplateData documentation for this template used by VisualEditor and other tools.

Template link

This template provides an easy way to link to other templates, presenting the link in a way similar to a template call in wikitext.

Template parameters

This template prefers inline formatting of parameters.


The template to be linked


See also

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Comparison of template-linking templates according to the styles of generated text and link produced
Text style ↓ {{tlg}} options[note 1]
to achieve text style
Link style
Linked Unlinked Linked with subst
{{tlg}} options[note 1]
to achieve link style
N/A DEFAULT nolink=yes subst=yes
normal DEFAULT {{tlg}}[note 1]
{{tlp|1|2|...}}[note 2]
{{tlf}}[note 2]
<template link>
{{subst :tls}}
{{subst :Template:tlsu}}[note 3]
code code=yes {{tl2}} {{tlc}}[note 2]
<template link>
<template link>
{{subst :tlxs}}
monospace plaincode=yes[note 4] {{tlx}}[note 5] N/A
kbd kbd=yes[note 5]
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 {{tlg}} is the most general template, allowing any combination of text style and/or link style options.
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 Prevents wrapping of text by placing it inside <span class="nowrap">...</span> tags.
  3. Allows links to templates in any namespace.
  4. {{tlg|plaincode=yes}} uses <code style="border:none; background-color:transparent;">...</code>.
  5. 5.0 5.1 Displays monospaced font using <span style="font-family:monospace;">...</span>.