< Template:Commons

Documentation This is a documentation subpage for Template:Commons (see that page for the template itself).
It contains usage information, categories and other content that is not part of the original template page.

This template should be used when a file was reuploaded from Wikimedia Commons.



  1. The name of the original file on WMC (without the File: prefix, with the file extension). If not specified, defaults to the current filename.
  2. The user on Wikimedia Commons who originally uploaded the file. This parameter is optional.

The following is an example of how this template should be used: {{commons|<original filename>|<original uploader>}}

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