TechInfoDepot:Template messages/Merging

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The following tags should be placed on top the pages or sections which require merging. For more details on this topic, see TechInfoDepot:Merging and Category:Merge templates.

Tag Text that will be shown (and usage notes)
{{Afd-merge from}}
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Template:Afd-merge from
  • Place this on the article's talk page
{{Afd-merge to}}
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Template:Afd-merge to
{{merge}}
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Template:Merge
  • Place this at the top of both pages or sections that are to be merged. Use the other page's name as the parameter. A link will be generated automatically. Separate additional pages with a vertical pipe; up to 20 pages can be listed.
  • By default, the discussion is directed to the talk page of the page on which this tag is placed. Optionally, discuss can be specified to direct the discussion to another page, see example of discuss usage.
  • If it is known which page or section is to receive the merged material, use the tags {{merge from}} or {{merge to}} instead.
  • Add the date parameter |date=November 2018 to place articles into Category:Articles to be merged from November 2018
{{merge from}}
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Template:Merge from
  • If the proposed source is an entire page, place this at the top of the page or section that is to receive the merged material.
  • Place the tag {{merge to|Dest page}} at the top of the source page or section.
  • If a merger of multiple pages into a single page is being proposed, use {{merge from|Source 1|Source 2|Source 3}}.
  • By default, the discussion is directed to the talk page of the page on which this tag is placed. Optionally, the discuss parameter can be specified to direct the discussion to another page, see example of discuss usage.
  • If it is not known which page or section is to receive the merged material, use the tag {{merge|Other page}} instead.
  • Add the date parameter |date=November 2018 to place articles into Category:Articles to be merged from November 2018
{{merge to}}
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  • Place the tag {{merge to|Dest page}} at the top of the page or section that is to have its content transferred to another page.
  • If the proposed source is an entire page, place the tag {{merge from|Source page}} at the top of the page or section that is to receive the merged material.
  • If the proposed source is one specific section of page, place the tag {{merge from|Source page#Source section}} at the top of the page or section that is to receive the merged material.
  • Add the date parameter |date=November 2018 to place articles into Category:Articles to be merged from November 2018
{{merged-from}}
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Template:Merged-from
{{merged-to}}
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Template:Merged-to
{{merging}}
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Template:Merging