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::{{plainlink|http://ldraw.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page|LDraw wiki main page}}  
 
::{{plainlink|http://ldraw.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page|LDraw wiki main page}}  
 
::rather than the [http://ldraw.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page LDraw wiki main page] external form with the external link marker.  
 
::rather than the [http://ldraw.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page LDraw wiki main page] external form with the external link marker.  
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:The full URL needs to use underscore connectors, not spaces. The displayed text can contain spaces though
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Use of this template makes it easy to find external links that might be convertible to internal ones if the interwiki map is updated.
 
Use of this template makes it easy to find external links that might be convertible to internal ones if the interwiki map is updated.

Revision as of 06:46, 23 January 2009

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Documentation

Makes an external link look like an internal one.

Usage
{{plainlink|"Full URL of link"|"desired text to be displayed"}}
For example
{{plainlink|http://ldraw.org/wiki/index.php/Main_Page|LDraw wiki main page}}
produces
LDraw wiki main page
rather than the LDraw wiki main page external form with the external link marker.
Note
The full URL needs to use underscore connectors, not spaces. The displayed text can contain spaces though


Use of this template makes it easy to find external links that might be convertible to internal ones if the interwiki map is updated.