Template:Cc-by-sa-4.0
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This file is licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license.
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same or compatible license as the original.
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Cc-by-sa-4.0 license template
The template automatically sets the following categories: CC-BY-SA-4.0
Usage
{{Cc-by-sa-4.0 |1= }}
Template parameters
 Parameter text is empty
<templatedata>JSON</templatedata> ./. {{TemplateBox}}
TemplateData
TemplateData is a way to store information about template parameters (the description of those and of the whole template) for both humans and machines. It is used by VisualEditor and possibly other tools like Upload Wizard.
Existing template documentation
At Wikimedia Commons, it is recommended to use {{TemplateBox}} with either ‎useTemplateData=1 or ‎useTemplateData=only on the ‎/doc subpage and transcluding it with {{Documentation}} into the template.
‎<nowiki>
-tags can be wrapped around the arguments, if required, to avoid templates being expanded.
Newly created template documentation and imports
Another option, especially for imported templates, or for users with JSON experience, is placing raw
‎<templatedata>
-tags into the Wikitext of the template, as described in various Wikipediae.
Discussion
There is an ongoing discussion about that matter. Feel invited to comment if you are experienced in either way, your time permits and if you like to share your opinion or to make a suggestion.
Wikipedia's help about TemplateDataCommons-specific information
Cc-by-sa-4.0 license template
Template parameters
This template prefers inline formatting of parameters.
ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
attribution1the attribution string as specified by the licensor, that re-users are obliged to nameStringoptional
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
Placement: In the "Permission" parameter of the {{Information}} template (or the respective parameter of similar templates) or in the "Licensing" section
Relies on:
{{Cc-by-sa-layout}}​{{Cc-by-sa-4.0}}
Example
{{Cc-by-sa-4.0|Example Name}}
renders as:

This file is licensed under the Creative Commons​Attribution-Share Alike 4.0 International license.
Attribution: Example Name
You are free:
  • to share – to copy, distribute and transmit the work
  • to remix – to adapt the work
Under the following conditions:
  • attribution – You must give appropriate credit, provide a link to the license, and indicate if changes were made. You may do so in any reasonable manner, but not in any way that suggests the licensor endorses you or your use.
  • share alike – If you remix, transform, or build upon the material, you must distribute your contributions under the same or compatible license as the original.
Localization
This template is localized by utilizing MediaWiki namespace messages. These can be translated at translatewiki.net (current translations).

Last edited on 18 October 2020, at 21:25
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