Wikipedia:Template index/Category namespace Information

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Template_index/Category_namespace

These notes are generally placed on top of category pages.

For notes about the deletion and renaming of categories, see Wikipedia:Template messages/Deletion.

Additional templates for category pages can be found in Category:Category namespace templates and its subcategories.

Table of contents templates

For more table of contents templates, see Wikipedia:Template messages/Compact tables of contents.

What to type What it makes
{{ category TOC}}
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Special types of categories

What to type What it makes
{{ set category}}

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{{ container category}}

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{{ File category}}

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{{ Maintenance category}}
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{{ possibly empty category}}
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{{ category disambiguation|SOMECAT}}
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{{ category redirect|othercategory}}
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This template should only be used on category pages.
{{ cat exp|text including links}}
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This category is for text including links.

"See also" templates

What to type What it makes
{{ cat main}}
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{{ cat more|Article}}
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{{ birth category header|123|4}}
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see e.g. Category:1234 births
{{ birthdecade|12|3|13th}}
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see e.g. Category:1230s births
{{ birthsInCentury|13th|12|13|12th|14th}}
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see e.g. Category:13th-century births
{{ bookdecade|12|3|13th}}
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see e.g. Category:1350s books
{{ booksInCentury|13th|12|13|12th|14th}}
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see e.g. Category:14th-century books
{{ bookyr|123|4}}
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see e.g. Category:1353 books
{{ death category header}}
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see e.g. Category:1234 deaths
{{ death decade|12|3|13th}}
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see e.g. Category:1230s deaths
{{ deathsInCentury}}
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see e.g. Category:13th-century deaths
{{ law by year|1911|20th}}
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see e.g. Category:1911 in law
{{ playdecade}}
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see e.g. Category:2010s plays
{{ playsInCentury}}
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see e.g. Category:21st-century plays
{{ playyr}}
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see e.g. Category:2011 plays
{{ sportsyearcat}}
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see e.g. Category:2011 in sports
{{ workdecade}}
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see e.g. Category:2010s works
{{ worksInCentury}}
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see e.g. Category:21st-century works
{{ workyr}}
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see e.g. Category:2011 works

Category maintenance templates

What to type What it makes
{{ cleanup}}
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{{ cfdnotice|SOMECAT}}
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The related Category:SOMECAT has been nominated for deletion, merging, or renaming. You are encouraged to join the discussion on the Categories for discussion page.
{{ category diffuse}}

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{{ overpopulated category}}
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{{ subjective category}}
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{{ categorization of people disputed}}

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{{ uncategorized}}
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Place this at the bottom of an uncategorized article/category if you are unsure of which categories apply.