Template:Executable Infobox

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Executable Infobox
Format typeExecutable / Script
Hidden data?No

This template is used to display an information box containing details about an archive file format. See EXE Format for example use.

Valid parameters and examples are:

Parameter/example Purpose Valid values
Subformat = [[EXE Format]] What type of executable, if it's a standard format (optional) A link to one of the pages on Category:All executable formats
Interpreted = Y Is the code interpreted (like a script) or compiled (like machine code)? Y or N only (used for categories, do not use other values)
Platform = MS-DOS Is the format restricted to a single platform? One of:
  • MS-DOS for MS-DOS x86 machine code
  • Cross-platform for scripts
Code = 16-bit What type of code is actually executed? Any text string, see other pages for examples.
Hidden = Y Can data be hidden within the code, e.g. as comments or having the code jump over ASCII data? Y or N only (used for categories, do not use other values)
Games = {{Game|GameName}} {{Game|GameName}} Name of all games that use this format Any wiki page name, as a parameter to the Game template

Default values are shown if the parameter is omitted, so do not use any parameters unless the value is known (most of the defaults say "unknown").