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Function


The Expand template lets you quickly label an article as one needing to be expanded. You can add optional variables 1 and 2 to over ride the default width and left margin. Expand also add the article to Category:Articles that need to be expanded.

Examples


If you use {{Template:Expand}} without any parameters
{{Template:Expand}}

you get:

Please help improve this article by expanding it.
Further information might be found on the talk page.


The "width"' and "leftmargin" parameters that can be added
{{Template:Expand|width|leftmargin}}

The deafult values for these fields are: width = 80% and leftmargin=10%

To automatically set the width to the minimum width needed
{{Template:Expand|auto}}

which gives:

Please help improve this article by expanding it.
Further information might be found on the talk page.


To change the left margin to 5% and use auto width
{{Template:Expand|auto|5%}}

which gives:

Please help improve this article by expanding it.
Further information might be found on the talk page.


One last example of left margin of 30px and width of 60%
{{Template:Expand|60%|30px}}

which gives:

Please help improve this article by expanding it.
Further information might be found on the talk page.

Notes


Articles tagged with this template are automatically added to Category:Articles that need to be expanded.

See also


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