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This template is intended for use on protected pages. It informs users that the page is semi- or fully-protected, and advises them to propose changes on the article talk page, or propose unprotection on the admins' noticeboard.
The template is set up to display an accurate message if a page is semi-protected or fully protected. If the page is not protected, a small message will inform readers that the template can be removed from the article.