Template:Otheruses

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For other uses, see Otheruses (disambiguation).
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Template is used for linking the reader to articles with similar titles or concepts that they may have been seeking instead.

Usage

{{Otheruses |1= |2= |3= }}

Template should be placed at the top of an article

If you do not give name of the other page, it automatically targets a disambiguation – you may specify description (without leading “for” and ending “see”), but it will also add “other uses” by default.

Example usage

{{Otheruses}}

Gives:

For other uses, see Otheruses (disambiguation).


{{Otheruses|the insect group|automobile|Volkswagen Beetle}}

Gives:

This template is about the insect group. For automobile see Volkswagen Beetle.

You also may direct to categories, do not forget leading ":"

{{Otheruses|Wells for water supply|the town in England|:Category:Wells}}

Gives:

This template is about Wells for water supply. For the town in England see Category:Wells.

Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 Description of this page empty optional
2 Description of the other page other uses optional
3 Name (link) of the other page {{PAGENAME}} (disambiguation) optional

Additional information

The template is intended to be used in the following namespaces: all namespaces

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: all users

Placement:

top of the page

Localization

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please edit the template and add a row to the "{{LangSwitch|}}" construct. It takes the form "|xx= Your translation " (xx being the code of your language)