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Description

Template:Archive top and Template:Archive bottom are used to close discussions on a talk page or a noticeboard.

Usage

Place {{Archive top}} below the header containing the discussion, then place {{Archive bottom}} at the end of the discussion.

18px Important:  Do not include sections headers within the archiving templates.

Parameters

Template:Archive top takes two optional parameters, used for creating a floating box for discussion results:

|result= 
the result of the discussion.
|status= 
resolved/withdrawn/moved/none, or any short phrase produces a brief header (uppercased) to indicate the status of the discussion.


18px Note:  These parameters are passed through to Template:Quote box to create the result box.

Examples

Plain archival

{{Archive top}}
{{lorem ipsum}}
{{Archive bottom}}


Result box

{{Archive top 
|result = Twas brillig, and the slithy toves / Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: / All mimsy were the borogoves, / And the mome raths outgrabe.
|status = none }}
{{lorem ipsum}}
{{Archive bottom}}


Result box, no header, bulleted list

{{Archive top 
|result = * Twas brillig, and the slithy toves
* Did gyre and gimble in the wabe: 
* All mimsy were the borogoves, 
* And the mome raths outgrabe. }}
{{lorem ipsum}}
{{Archive bottom}}


See also

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