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TMS Wiki Cheatsheet

Works anywhere in the text        
Description You type You get
Italic text



Bold text



Bold and italic text

'''''bold & italic'''''

bold & italic

Link to another Wiki page

[[Name of page]]
[[Name of page|Text to display]]

Name of page
Text to display

Link internal heading

[[#Heading name]]
[[#Heading name2|Name2]]

#Heading name

Show an image


Size an image


(option "60px" means 60 pixels wide)

Add a page to a category [[Category:Category name]]

(place near the bottom of a page)
Shows "Category name" in a bar at bottom when the page is previewed or saved.
Sign your contributions when posting to a Talk Page.


(Do not sign in an article, only on talk-pages.)

Username (talk) 11:56, 20 June 2024 (UTC)

<center>Using Templates              
Description You type You get
Use a template


40px This is an example of a template. For help with templates, see Help:Template.
Use {{Smallcaps}}

{{smallcaps|This Text}}

This Text

Use {{Convert}} to change units


29 kilometres (18 mi)

<center>Works only at the beginning of lines    

Description You type You get
Redirect to another page
Redirects must be placed at the start of the first line.

#REDIRECT [[Target page]]

30px Target page

Redirect to a section of another page

#REDIRECT [[Target page#anchorName]]

30px Target page#anchorName

Section headings
A Table of Contents will automatically be generated when four headings are added to an article.

==Level 2==
===Level 3===
====Level 4====
=====Level 5=====
======Level 6======

(Do not use  =Level 1=  as it is for page titles)

Level 2

Level 3

Level 4

Level 5
Level 6
Nonindexed headers
(left out of Table of Contents)

; Header name

(has a leading semicolon ";" in front)

Header name

(will not appear in Table of Contents)
Bulleted list

* One
* Two
** Two point one
* Three

  • One
  • Two
    • Two point one
  • Three
Numbered list

# One
# Two
## Two point one
# Three

  1. One
  2. Two
    1. Two point one
  3. Three
Indenting text
This is used when replying on a talk page, to make it easier to follow conversations.

no indent (normal)
:first indent
::second indent
:::third indent

no indent (normal)

first indent
second indent
third indent

<center>Adding footnote references    

Cheatsheet for citing a website or publication
Referencing for beginners

Insert footnotes as references in a page to list at page bottom

Hello,<ref>Encyclopædia Britannica</ref> World.<ref></ref>

References: {{reflist}}

Hello,[1] World.[2]


  1. Encyclopædia Britannica

<center>Changing text fonts        

Description You type You get
Small text

<small>smaller text</small>

smaller text

Set text font color blue

<span style="color:blue">words</span>


Set text gold (see: Web colors)

<span style="color:gold">golden </span>


Set text grayish

<span style="color:#616161">grayed</br /></span>


Set text white-on-blue

<span style="color:white; background:blue">
blue background</span>

blue background

Strike through text

<s>strike words</s>

strike words


See also

File:Welcome2WP English Flap 081810.pdf
Wiki markup quick reference (PDF download)