Template:Bad name

Dialog-warning.svg This page has an incorrect name.
Error: Please specify the correct name ({{{1}}}).

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  • Please make sure this template is on the page that should be deleted – inversions are frequent.
  • Please use {{Bad name|Correctly named page}} and make sure the correctly named page appears above.

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The template automatically sets the following categories: Category:Categories with incorrect category names

Usage

{{Bad name |1= }}

You can also simply use the name of the correct category as parameter. See the example below.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionDefaultStatus
1Correct nameName of the correct categoryemptyrequired

Additional information

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

The template is intended to be used by the following user groups: no user group specified

Placement: At the top of the page

Example

{{Bad name|Category:Unidentified‎}}

renders as:

Dialog-warning.svg This page has an incorrect name.
A correctly named duplicate category exists at:

This page qualifies for speedy deletion.


  • Please make sure this template is on the page that should be deleted – inversions are frequent.
  • Please use {{Bad name|Correctly named category}} and make sure the correctly named category appears above.

See also

  • Files
    • {{rename|new_name|reason}}
    • {{duplicate|the file name this file is a duplicate of}}

Localization

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

To add your language to the list of languages supported by this template, please copy the code of Template:Bad name/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.