Template:User committed identity/doc

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This template provides a way for users to later prove that they were in control of their account when this template was first included on their userpage. This works by placing a secret key on the userpage, so in case the account is compromised, the user can convince others are truly the person behind the username.

The template automatically sets the following categories:


{{User committed identity |1= |2= }}

Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 hash string The hash produced from your secret string. empty required
2 hash function The hash function used to produce the hash. SHA-512 optional
background background color The background CSS color of the box. #E0E8FF optional
border border color The border CSS color of the box. #E0E8FF optional

Additional information

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

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


{{User committed identity|ef7c4c55a176bd20ed558aaefde21c4803080195|SHA-1|background=#FC9|border=#000}}

renders as:

Committed identity: ef7c4c55a176bd20ed558aaefde21c4803080195 is a SHA-1 commitment to this user's real-life identity.

See also


This template is not intended to be localized.