Template:Infobox TV channel

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Infobox TV channel

{{Infobox TV channel}} can be used to provide at-a-glance comparative information on a television channel.

edit Usage

{{Infobox TV channel
| name              = 
| logofile          = 
| logosize          = 
| logocaption       = 
| logoalt           = 
| logo2             =
| established       =
| airdate           =
| launch            = 
| closed date       = 
| picture format    = 
| share             = 
| share as of       = 
| share source      = 
| network           = 
| owner             = 
| parent            =
| key people        =
| slogan            = 
| motto             =
| country           = 
| language          = 
| broadcast area    = 
| affiliates        =
| headquarters      = 
| former names      = 
| replaced names    = 
| replaced by names = 
| sister names      = 
| timeshift names   = 
| web               = 
| terr serv 1       = 
| terr chan 1       = 
| sat serv 1        = 
| sat chan 1        = 
| cable serv 1      = 
| cable chan 1      = 
| sat radio serv 1  = 
| sat radio chan 1  = 
| iptv serv 1       = 
| iptv chan 1       = 
| online serv 1     = 
| online chan 1     = 
| 3gmobile serv 1   =
}}


edit Parameters

All parameters are optional.

Parameter Contents
nameThe channel name, will be used as a heading Required
logofileThe image name, without the "[[image:" syntax
logosizeIf the image will cause the infobox to stretch then use 200px for this parameter
logocaptionThe caption for the logo, for example the years when the logo was used
logoaltAlt text description of the image
launchThe date the channel was launched
closed dateThe date the channel was closed
picture formatThe picture format(s) available (e.g. 576i (SDTV) or 1080i (HDTV))
shareThe audience share
share as ofThe date for which that audience share is appropriate
share sourceThe URL of a source for the share (e.g. BARB)
networkThe parent network for the channel
ownerWho owns the channel (add the owner's parent company/companies if not a well known name)
parent
key people
slogan
motto
country
language
broadcast area
affiliates
headquarters
former namesThe former names of the channel (add dates of name change)
replaced namesThe channel that this channel replaced, optionally linked to that channel's article
sister namesThe name or names of sister channel(s)
timeshift namesThe name or names of timeshift channel(s)
webLink to website
availability noteNote on availability information, e.g. "At time of closure" or "Not yet launched, based on currently available information" or similar
terr serv 1Name of the 1st terrestrial service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
terr chan 1Channel number on that service
terr serv 2 ... 20Name of the 2nd (and so on to 20th) terrestrial service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
terr chan 2 ... 20Channel number on that service
sat availA note on satellite availability, most commonly: "Not available"
sat serv 1Name of the 1st satellite service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
sat chan 1Channel number on that service
sat serv 2 ... 30Name of the 2nd (and so on to 30th) satellite service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
sat chan 2 ... 30Channel number on that service
cable availA note on cable availability, most commonly: "Not available"
cable serv 1Name of the 1st cable service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
cable chan 1Channel number on that service
cable serv 2 ... 20Name of the 2nd (and so on to 20th) cable service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
cable chan 2 ... 20Channel number on that service
sat radio availA note on satellite radio availability, most commonly: "Not available"
sat radio serv 1Name of the 1st satellite radio service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
sat radio chan 1Channel number on that service
sat radio serv 2 ... 20Name of the 2nd (and so on to 20th) satellite radio service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
sat radio chan 2 ... 20Channel number on that service
iptv availA note on IPTV television service availability, most commonly: "Not available"
iptv serv 1Name of the 1st IPTV television service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
iptv chan 1Channel number on that service
iptv serv 2 ... 20Name of the 2nd IPTV television service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
iptv chan 2 ... 20Channel number on that service
online availA note on online watching availability, most commonly: "Not available"
online serv 1Name of the 1st online watching service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
online chan 1Channel number on that service
online serv 2 ... 20Name of the 2nd (and so on to 20th) online watching service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)
online chan 2 ... 20Channel number on that service
3gmobile availA note on mobile device via 3G mobile network watching availability, most commonly: "Not available"
3gmobile serv 1Name of the 1st 3G mobile network watching service provider (optionally linked to the page for it)

If you don't know what to type in, don't delete it, just leave it blank there, and it won't be shown.

edit Example

{{Infobox TV channel
| name             = Sky1
| logofile         = No Photo Available.svg
| logosize         = 200px
| logocaption      = Sky1 logo (2001–present)
| logoalt          = No Photo Available in blue on a light grey background
| launch           = 26 April 1982
| share            = 0.9%<br>
| share as of      = November 2010
| share source     = [http://www.barb.co.uk/report/monthlyViewing?period%5B%5D=20101101&button_submit=View+Figures BARB]
| owner            = [[British Sky Broadcasting|BSkyB]]
| picture format   = [[576i]] ([[16:9]] and [[4:3]]) ([[SDTV]]),<br>[[1080i]] ([[High-definition television|HDTV]])
| former names     = {{nowrap|Satellite Television (1982–1984),}}<br>Sky Channel (1984–1989),<br>Sky One (1989–2008)
| timeshift names  = 
| country          = United Kingdom, Ireland
| sister names     = [[Sky2]],<br>[[Sky3]],<br>[[Sky Living]],<br>[[Sky Arts]],<br>[[Sky Atlantic]],<br>[[Sky Box Office (UK & Ireland)|Sky Box Office]],<br>[[Sky Movies]],<br>[[Sky News]],<br>[[Sky Sports]],<br>[[Sky Sports News]]
| sat serv 1       = [[Sky (UK & Ireland)|Sky]]
| sat chan 1       = Channel 106,<br>Channel 170 (HD)
| cable serv 1     = [[Virgin Media]]
| cable chan 1     = Channel 121,<br>Channel 122 (HD)
| cable serv 2     = [[UPC Ireland]]
| cable chan 2     = Channel 114
| adsl serv 1      = [[TalkTalk TV]]
| adsl chan 1      = Channel 35
| online serv 1    = [[Sky Player]]
| online chan 1    = [http://skyplayer.sky.com/vod/page/default/home.do Watch live] {{nowrap|(UK and Ireland only)}}
| web              = [http://www.sky.com/sky1 sky.com/sky1]
}}
Sky1
No Photo Available in blue on a light grey background
Sky1 logo (2001–present)
Launched 26 April 1982
Owned by BSkyB
Picture format 576i (16:9 and 4:3) (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Audience share 0.9%
(November 2010, BARB)
Country United Kingdom, Ireland
Formerly called Satellite Television (1982–1984),
Sky Channel (1984–1989),
Sky One (1989–2008)
Sister channel(s) Sky2,
Sky3,
Sky Living,
Sky Arts,
Sky Atlantic,
Sky Box Office,
Sky Movies,
Sky News,
Sky Sports,
Sky Sports News
Website sky.com/sky1
Availability
Satellite
Sky Channel 106,
Channel 170 (HD)
Cable
Virgin Media Channel 121,
Channel 122 (HD)
UPC Ireland Channel 114
IPTV
TalkTalk TV Channel 35
Internet television
Sky Player Watch live (UK and Ireland only)


edit Closed date set

{{Infobox TV channel
| name             = Lifetime
| logofile         = No Photo Available.svg
| logosize         = 200px
| logocaption      = Lifetime logo (2005–2010)
| logoalt          = No Photo Available in blue on a light grey background
| launch           = April 10, 1989
| closed date      = December 1, 2010
| owner            = [[A&E Television Networks]]
| picture format   = [[576i]] ([[16:9]] and [[4:3]]) ([[SDTV]]),<br>[[1080i]] ([[High-definition television|HDTV]])
| former names     = Life Network (1989-1999)
| timeshift names  = 
| country          = United States
| sister names     = [[A&E (TV channel)|A&E]], [[Disney Channel]], [[Crime & Investigation Network]]
| sat serv 1       = [[DirecTV]]
| sat chan 1       = Channel 1,<br>Channel 17 (HD)
| cable serv 1     = [[Comcast]]
| cable chan 1     = Channel 2,<br>Channel 21 (HD)
| cable serv 2     = [[TiVo]]
| cable chan 2     = Channel 3
| adsl serv 1      = [[TalkTalk TV]]
| adsl chan 1      = Channel 4
| online serv 1    = 
| online chan 1    = 
| web              =
}}
Lifetime
No Photo Available in blue on a light grey background
Lifetime logo (2005–2010)
Launched April 10, 1989
Closed December 1, 2010
Owned by A&E Television Networks
Picture format 576i (16:9 and 4:3) (SDTV),
1080i (HDTV)
Country United States
Formerly called Life Network (1989-1999)
Sister channel(s) A&E, Disney Channel, Crime & Investigation Network
Availability
Satellite
DirecTV Channel 1,
Channel 17 (HD)
Cable
Comcast Channel 2,
Channel 21 (HD)
TiVo Channel 3
IPTV
TalkTalk TV Channel 4


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