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= The Basics =
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For use in userboxes.
Sometimes it is easy to forgot the syntax of even the simplest and most commonly-used wikitext commands. Here are some links to useful resources.
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Formatting Formatting]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Links Links]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Lists Lists]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Images Images]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Tables Tables]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Categories Categories]
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* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Templates Templates]
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= Difficult Concepts =
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I have trouble remembering the syntax for many of the [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Extension:ParserFunctions parser functions] and [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Magic_words magic words] that I use often, so I am building this library of examples that I can quickly copy from.
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== #if ==
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<pre>
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{{#if: test string
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| value if test string is not empty
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| value if test string is empty (or only white space)
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}}
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</pre>
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== #switch ==
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<pre>
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{{#switch: {{{variable}}}
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| if_it_is_this=    do this
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                    and this
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                    and this too
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| if_it_is_that=    just do this
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| if_it_is_me
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| or_if_it_is_you=  do this
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| #default=        just do this instead, as it wasn't any of them
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}}
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</pre>
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Latest revision as of 11:39, 10 December 2014

For use in userboxes.