Help:Authoritative Templates

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Featured Article
Lightbulb icon black.svg This article was listed as a Featured Article on {{{1}}}
On Sarna's BattleTechWiki, this means we felt this article might be of interest to you. It is not "perfect" nor is it protected, so if you can improve it, please do. If you spot an error, please correct it. If you know of a citation that is missing, please add it. If there is relevant imagery that would enhance the article's value, please attach it.


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Needed Article
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This article is/was identified as a subject-of-interest by other articles enough times that it made Sarna's Wanted Pages list. If you have a solid canon source for this subject, please start an article about it. If you need any assistance, please ask an Admin here or reach out on the #wiki-issues channel of our Discord server. Thanks!


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Policy
Book icon blue.svg Official BattleTechWiki Policy
This page documents an official BattleTechWiki policy, a widely accepted standard that should normally be followed by all Editors.
Any edit to it should reflect consensus. Consider discussing potential changes on the talk page first.
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BattleTechWiki Policy Position
Book icon black.svg BattleTechWiki Policy Position
This position paper contains the advice or opinions of one or more BattleTechWiki Editors regarding interacting on the wiki. Consider these views with discretion and discussing potential changes on the talk page first.
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BattleTechWiki Procedure
Book icon green.svg BattleTechWiki Procedure
This procedure page provides a step-by-step description of how to complete a task or a detailed explanation of a method of style employed on BattleTechWiki. Consider discussing potential changes on the talk page first.
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Retired Procedure
Alert icon red.svg This is a Retired Procedure
This Procedure has been retired. Please consider using a current procedure we use on BTW
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Policy Under Construction
Alert icon blue.svg This Policy is still under Construction
This page presents an incomplete BTW policy. Until it is completed, it has not become official. Feel free to take part in the talk page.
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Protected: editing
Padlock.svg This Page Currently Protected From Editing
Authoritative Templates is currently locked to protect it from further editing. Please discuss any requested changes on the talk page, so that -if appropriate and within consensus- an Admin will do so. You may also request that this page be unprotected.


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Protected: move
Padlock-silver-medium.svg This Page Currently Protected From Page Moves
Authoritative Templates is currently locked to protect it from page moves. Please discuss any requested moves on the talk page, so that -if appropriate and within consensus- an Admin will do so. You may also request that this page be unprotected.


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