Template:Color box

    

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Usage

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TemplateData for Color box

{{color box|color|text|text color}}
Adds a rectangular color box.
  • Colors are most commonly specified as either a color keyword or as the hexadecimal triplet representing an RGB combination. See the article web colors for details.
  • If specified, the text is centered within the box.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-name⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-desc⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-type⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-status⧽
Color1
Background color of the box.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-example⧽
Green
⧼templatedata-doc-param-type-string⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-status-required⧽
Text2
Adds text inside the box; box is otherwise an empty square.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-example⧽
Hello, world!
⧼templatedata-doc-param-type-string⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-status-suggested⧽
Text color3
Sets the color of the text inside the box.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-default⧽
Either black or white; whichever has greater contrast.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-example⧽
Yellow
⧼templatedata-doc-param-type-string⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-status-suggested⧽
Border colorborder
Sets the color of the border around the box.
⧼templatedata-doc-param-default⧽
black
⧼templatedata-doc-param-example⧽
#FF0
⧼templatedata-doc-param-type-string⧽⧼templatedata-doc-param-status-optional⧽

Format: inline

Test of raw TemplateData output:
<templatedata>{"description":"Adds a rectangular color box. Colors are most commonly specified as either a color keyword or as the hexadecimal triplet representing an RGB combination. See the article web colors for details.If specified, the text is centered within the box.","format":"inline",

"params":{ "1":{"suggested":true,"type":"string","description":"Background color of the box.","label":"Color","example":"Green","required":true},

"2":{"suggested":true,"type":"string","description":"Adds text inside the box; box is otherwise an empty square.","label":"Text","example":"Hello, world!"},

"3":{"suggested":true,"type":"string","description":"Sets the color of the text inside the box.","label":"Text color","example":"Yellow","default":"Either black or white; whichever has greater contrast."},

"border":{"type":"string","description":"Sets the color of the border around the box.","label":"Border color","example":"#FF0","default":"black"} }

}</templatedata>
Examples
Visual effect Markup
     {{color box|Green}}
 Default color for this text  {{color box|Yellow|Default color for this text}}
 Default color for this text  {{color box|Blue|Default color for this text}}
 Using X11 color names  {{color box|SteelBlue|'''Using X11 color names'''|Gold}}
 Using RGB hex triplets  {{color box|#012345|''Using RGB hex triplet''|#FEDCBA}}
 Red  {{color box|Yellow|Red|#f00|border=#f00}}
 bordercolor like wikitable  {{color box|white|bordercolor like wikitable|border=#A2A9B1}}

Variants

Template Description Example
{{Color box}} a small color box with black borders and text color      or  ORANGE 
{{RouteBox}} a borderless version with text color and wikilinks  ORANGE 
{{Colorbull}} a colored bullet with wikilinks
{{Legend2}} another borderless version   
{{Color sample}} a small color box with black borders
{{Swatch inline}} orange
{{Background color}} orange

Supporting template

See also