class praw.models.reddit.subreddit.SubredditFlairTemplates(subreddit)

Provide functions to interact with a Subreddit’s flair templates.


Create a SubredditFlairTemplate instance.

Parameters:subreddit – The subreddit whose flair templates to work with.


This class should not be initialized directly. Instead obtain an instance via: reddit.subreddit('subreddit_name').flair.templates or reddit.subreddit('subreddit_name').flair.link_templates.


Remove a flair template provided by template_id.

For example, to delete the first Redditor flair template listed, try:

template_info = list(subreddit.flair.templates)[0]
static flair_type(is_link)

Return LINK_FLAIR or USER_FLAIR depending on is_link value.

update(template_id, text, css_class='', text_editable=False, background_color=None, text_color=None, mod_only=None, allowable_content=None, max_emojis=None)

Update the flair template provided by template_id.

  • template_id – The flair template to update. If not valid then a new flair template will be made.
  • text – The flair template’s new text (required).
  • css_class – The flair template’s new css_class (default: ‘’).
  • text_editable – (boolean) Indicate if the flair text can be modified for each Redditor that sets it (default: False).
  • background_color – The flair template’s new background color, as a hex color.
  • text_color – The flair template’s new text color, either 'light' or 'dark'.
  • mod_only – (boolean) Indicate if the flair can only be used by moderators.
  • allowable_content – If specified, most be one of 'all', 'emoji', or 'text' to restrict content to that type. If set to 'emoji' then the 'text' param must be a valid emoji string, for example ':snoo:'.
  • max_emojis – (int) Maximum emojis in the flair (Reddit defaults this value to 10).

For example to make a user flair template text_editable, try:

template_info = list(subreddit.flair.templates)[0]


Any parameters not provided will be set to default values (usually None or False) on Reddit’s end.