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This template is to be used on images that make use of elements from other images available on Commons.

It provides an easy way to attribute the author of work requiring such attribution.
In future it can allow for tracking of how free images are being used and derived from.

The template automatically sets the following categories: Category:Derivative works


{{Attrib |1= |2= }}

Template parameters

Parameter Description Default Status
1 name of the image were elements are taken from empty required
2 name of the user who created that image (will be checked for existence) empty optional
name of a category (to be used instead of the standard category) empty optional
file type specification ("SVG", "file"; for SVG files the default is "SVG")
specify 4=none to display parameter 1 as plain text instead of a picture
empty optional
user(s) who created that image. This information will be displayed as-it-is:
It can be passed in linkable format as e.g. {{U|user}} or as plain text.
When provided the other parameter #2 is ignored and no existence check is performed.
empty optional

name of the user who created that image (without existence check)
When provided the parameters #2 and #5 are ignored and no existence check is performed.
empty optional

Additional information

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

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

See also


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This template is localized through {{Autotranslate}}. The layout of the template can be found under Template:Attrib/layout.

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please copy the code of Template:Attrib/en (or any other language version you prefer to translate) and replace the text strings in there (the form below can be used to create a translation, the English version is preloaded in the edit box). Please change the parameter lang from en (or whatever language you are translating) to the language code of your language.