• Before you protect a user talk page, consider whether amending their block to prohibit editing the page would be more effective.
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc}} for the normal template
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc|user=username}} to specify another user
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc|reason=because ...}} to replace the user links with a more appropriate reason
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc|expiry=Agustus 19, 2024}} for a specific expiration date
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc|small=yes}} for just an icon at the top
  • Use {{pp-usertalk/doc|expiry={{subst:#time:F j, Y|+7 days}}}} for a specific expiration time period

Note that (UTC) will be added automatically.

This template is not to be used as a bluff. Only use it on FULLY PROTECTED pages.. Please note that only administrators can protect pages.

See also



Protection templates Full Semi
Dispute: {{pp-dispute}} N/A
Vandalism: {{pp-vandalism}} {{pp-semi-vandalism}}
High visibility templates: {{pp-template}} {{pp-semi-template}}
User talk of blocked user: {{pp-usertalk}} {{pp-semi-usertalk}}
Spambot target: N/A {{pp-semi-spambot}}
Sockpuppetry: N/A {{pp-semi-sock}}
Generic (other protection): {{pp-protected}} {{pp-semi-protected}}
Scrutiny of the Office: {{pp-office}} {{reset}}
Move protection: {{pp-move}}
Create protection: {{pp-create}}
This template will categorize into Cat:Wikipedia protected talk pages of blocked users and Cat:Wikipedia pages with incorrect protection templates.