Hi fellow wiki editors!

To help newly registered users get more familiar with the wiki (and maybe older users too) there is now a {{Welcome to the wiki}} template. Have a look at it and feel free to add it to new users discussion pages (and perhaps your own).

I have tried to keep the template short, but meaningful. /Johan G

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(Adding support for translating the template to other languages, which is kind of moot since the help pages are mostly in English)
m (Johan G moved page User:Johan G/Template:Welcome to the wiki to Template:Welcome to the wiki without leaving a redirect: Good enough, but can undoubtedly be further improved)
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Revision as of 18:15, 17 April 2019

Please add suggestions to the discussion page

Welcome to the wiki, Welcome to the wiki!

We hope you will enjoy your stay!

If you need some help in general, do not be afraid to ask your questions at FlightGear wiki:Village pump.

Some links that may be of help (you can find more of them at Help:Contents):

Useful pages to get you started These might be useful too

This template was added manually by another user.

The following template description is not displayed when the template is inserted in an article.


This template can be added to the top of user discussion pages as a greeting message.

Adding this template to a user discussion page will automatically add Category:User discussion pages with welcome template to that page.


{{Welcome to the wiki |name= |added-by= |nocat= |lang= }}

All parameters are optional.

You can use a different name that the wiki user name used by default if the user on his user page have stated his real or another name.
Your user name (shown in page history anyway)
If not empty the page will not be automatically categorized
Two-letter language code for language to use instead of English. If there is no translation for that language the English text will be used instead.


{{Welcome to the wiki}}

User:Johan G/Template:Welcome to the wiki

{{Welcome to the wiki |name=George "Auto" Butterfingers}}

User:Johan G/Template:Welcome to the wiki

{{Welcome to the wiki |added-by=Example user}}

User:Johan G/Template:Welcome to the wiki