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Provide option to move template documentation pages along with parent page
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When Wikipedia editors move a template to a new title, the documentation subpage currently becomes stranded. Normally, they remember to move the subpage as well, but this occasionally gets missed, and is inconvenient regardless. Could there be a checkbox, that appears when moving template-space pages with a /doc subpage, that allows for the documentation to be moved automatically along with the parent page (similar to the talk page checkbox that already exists)?

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There is a feature to move subpages on Special:MovePage, but that is typically not enabled in the template namespace, because the namespace itself is not a page which allows subpages (by definition of mediawiki)

Aklapper changed the subtype of this task from "Task" to "Feature Request".Wed, May 19, 11:32 AM