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  • Use this Redirect category template (RCAT) for redirects that are former names or former working titles of the target article. Do not use this Rcat on redirects that are historic names. If the name is considered historic, then use {{R from historic name}}.
  • Apply this Rcat to the redirect as follows:
#REDIRECT [[(target article)]]{{R from former name}}
This is in accord with the instructions found at Wikipedia:REDCAT.
  • Template {{This is a redirect}} can also be used to add this Rcat to redirects along with others that are added.
  • This Rcat will place the redirect into the Redirects from former names category.
  • The following Rcats redirect here and can also be used:


See also

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