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This documentation is transcluded from Template:Colour blind/doc.

The first parameter (or parameter type) is intended to describe the types of color blindness; you may use (at least):

  • protanopia
  • deuteranopia
  • tritanopia
  • protanomaly
  • deuteranomaly
  • tritanomaly
  • red-green color blindness
  • blue-yellow color blindness
  • total color blindness (achromatopsia/monochromacy)

When you describe the problem in more detail (second parameter or parameter description), tell which colors you can't tell apart.

Please include your signature in the third parameter (or in the parameter from) so that the person who tries fix the image can ask you if you can read the new image.

Images which are tagged with this template are added in Category:Images with problems for colour blind people.


{{Colour blind |type= |description= |from= }}

Template parameters

typetype of color blindnessemptyoptional
descriptiona more precise description of the problememptyoptional
fromyour signature (~~~~)emptyoptional

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


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

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