Template:Countdown

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NotesEdit

Please note the following important points before using this template.

The time on this countdown clock is GMT (UTC+0)

  • if the event is held in more than a year, the number of years and everything below will be shown
  • if the event is held in more than a week, the number of weeks and everything below will be shown
  • if the event is held in more than 24 hours, the number of days and everything below will be shown
  • if the event is held within 24 hours, the number of hours left and everything below will be shown
  • if the event is held within 1 hour, the number of minutes left and the number of seconds left will be shown
  • if the event is held within 1 minute, the number of seconds left will be shown

Duration is in seconds, so duration=3600 for a one-hour event. Alternatively, duration and duration unit=//unit// can be used in unison (e.g., duration=1|duration unit=year).

UsageEdit

Editors can use this template as a countdown clock for a lot of different events. The following can show you how to use this template.

Simple Countdown ClockEdit

This type of countdown clock is suitable for events with no duration.

{{countdown
 |year  = 2020
 |month = 04
 |day   = 15
 |event = Branch Network Awards Night
}}

If you type in the above, something like the following will appear.

Branch Network Awards Night has started. (refresh)

Advanced Countdown ClockEdit

This type of countdown clock is suitable for events with a duration.

{{countdown
 |year       = 2022
 |month      = 4
 |day        = 15
 |hour       = 19
 |minute     = 40
 |second     = 0
 |event      = 
 |duration   = 21
 |eventstart = unknown has started
 |eventend   = unknown has ended
}}

If you type in the above, something like the following will appear.

There is 1 year, 39 weeks, 5 days, 11 hours and 16 minutes until the event begins. (refresh)

No description.

Template parameters

ParameterDescriptionTypeStatus
Yearyear

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Unknownoptional
Monthmonth

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Unknownoptional
Dayday

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Unknownoptional
Hourhour

no description

Unknownoptional
Minuteminute

no description

Unknownoptional
Secondsecond

no description

Unknownoptional
Eventevent

no description

Unknownoptional
Durationduration

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Unknownoptional
Eventstarteventstart

no description

Unknownoptional
Eventendeventend

no description

Unknownoptional