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The syntax is %(name|type|default)s and the type and default are optional. Examples:

%(name)s %(created|datetime)s %(email||nobody@nowhere.com)s

You can also use environment variable references for the defaults:

%(user||${USER})s The documentation for this is at https://wingware.com/doc/edit/snippets and there are examples in the default set of snippets in the Snippets tool. The syntax is %(name|type|default)s and the type and default are optional. Examples:  %(name)s %(created|datetime)s %(email||nobody@nowhere.com)s%(email||nobody@nowhere.com)s  You can also use environment variable references for the defaults: %(user||${USER})s

  %(user||\${USER})s


The documentation for this is at https://wingware.com/doc/edit/snippets and there are examples in the default set of snippets in the Snippets tool.