Template:unsigned

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—This comment was unsigned.


This template is used to attribute comments on discussion pages to users who did not sign them. It may be either substituted or transcluded; practice seems to prefer transclusion.

Usage

This template takes two positional parameters:

  1. (optional) the username of the user who posted the comment.
  2. (optional) a timestamp indicating when the comment was posted.
wikitext result
{{unsigned}} —This comment was unsigned.
{{unsigned|Example}} —This unsigned comment was added by Example (talkcontribs).
{{unsigned|127.0.0.1}} —This unsigned comment was added by 127.0.0.1 (talk).
{{unsigned|::1}} —This unsigned comment was added by ::1 (talk).
{{unsigned||00:00, 1 January 1970 (UTC)}} —This unsigned comment was added at 00:00, 1 January 1970 (UTC).
{{unsigned|Example|00:00, 1 January 1970 (UTC)}} —This unsigned comment was added by Example (talkcontribs) at 00:00, 1 January 1970 (UTC).

A gadget called can be enabled in in your preferences (or in per-browser preferences for unregistered users), which when viewing a diff or an old revision of a page, generates a complete template invocation, which you may copy into the clipboard by clicking on a [] link near the page header.

See also