Template:Pl

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Summary

This template is used to create an external link without the external-ltr.png icon displayed in most skins.

Parameters

Pl
Parameter Scope Description
1 required The name of the local or interwiki page.
2 optional A name to use for the link.
3 optional A query string such as action=edit. Remember to escape equals signs or use 3=action=edit.
action
curid
diff
group
oldid
optional These pseudo-parameters are for ease-of-use, allowing the 3= in the above parameter to be omitted.
style optional A CSS style string to be applied to the link.

Examples

Link Type Example Results
External link to local page {{Pl|Category:Templates}} [1]
Interwiki link with name with CSS coloring {{Pl|Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Main Page|Wikipedia Main Page}} Wikipedia Main Page
Action query (with escaped = in third parameter) {{Pl|UESPWiki:Community Portal|Edit Community Portal|action{{=}}edit}} Edit Community Portal
Diff (long-hand) {{Pl|Main Page|Last edit to Main Page|3=diff=0&oldid=prev}} Last edit to Main Page
Diff (short-hand) {{Pl|Main Page|Last edit to Main Page|diff=0&oldid=prev}} Last edit to Main Page
What Links Here? {{Pl|Special:WhatLinksHere|Pages that link to Lore:Thaumaturgy|3=target=Lore:Thaumaturgy&namespace=}} Pages that link to Lore:Thaumaturgy