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== Getting started ==
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=The Short Short Quick Reference for Wikis=
  
Quick Reference:
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*To add text to a section of a wiki page, click on the "edit" link for that section, type your text, click "Save"
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*Some the things you may want to share will include links to outside resources, so read the next section on creating links.
  
*[[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Formatting Quick Reference for Formatting Wiki text]]
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==Wiki Links==
  
:This document has basic information about how to create headings and format text. 
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*[[http://www.mediawiki.org/w/index.php?title=Help:Links&printable=yes Wiki Links]]
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:This document helps you make links in wiki documents.  The main links are:
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|<nowiki>[http://alfino.org]</nowiki>   
 
|<nowiki>[http://alfino.org]</nowiki>   
 
|  [http://alfino.org]
 
|  [http://alfino.org]
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|-
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|Website link with text label
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|<nowiki>[[http://alfino.org Alfino's Website]]</nowiki>
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|[[http://alfino.org Alfino's Website]]
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|Link to an uploaded file
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|<nowiki>[[Media:filename.pdf | My uploaded file]]</nowiki>
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|[[Media:filename.pdf | My uploaded file]]
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|}
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==Text Formating==
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Here are some of the main text formats that are useful:
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{| style=cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" border="1"
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|-
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|'''Format Type'''
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|'''You type this:'''
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|'''You get this:'''
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|-
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|Headings of different levels
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| <pre>=level 1=
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==level 2==
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===level 3===
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====level 4====
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=====level 5=====
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======level 6======</pre>
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|<!-- hack to prevent TOC viewing for h1 - h6 elements: their style is hardcopied here -->
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<div style="font-size: 150%; margin: 0; padding-top: .5em; padding-bottom: .17em; border-bottom: 1px solid #aaa">Level 1</div>
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<div style="font-size: 132%; margin: 0; padding-top: .5em; padding-bottom: .17em; border-bottom: 1px solid #aaa">Level 2</div>
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<div style="font-size: 86%; font-weight: bold">Level 3</div><!--
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--><b>Level 4</b><!--
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--><div style="font-size: 80%; font-weight: bold">Level 5</div><!--
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--><b style="font-size: 60%">Level 6</b>
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|User name and date stamp
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|<nowiki>~~~~</nowiki>
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|[[User:WikiSysop|Alfino]] 05:26, 7 August 2010 (UTC)
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|-
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|Horizontal rule
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| <code>----</code>
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----
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|Bullet list
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<pre>
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* one
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* two
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* three
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</pre>
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* one
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* two
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* three
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|Numbered list
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<pre>
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# one
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# two
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# three
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</pre>
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# one
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# two
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# three
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* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
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==Creating Pages== 
* [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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* [http://mail.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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1.  In an edit screen, type the name of the new page in double brakets (e.g. [[test new page]]). 
  
[[Category:Main Page]]
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2.  The new page link will appear in red.  Click on it and you will go to the editor for the new page.  Edit and save.

Latest revision as of 11:44, 9 January 2014

The Short Short Quick Reference for Wikis

  • To add text to a section of a wiki page, click on the "edit" link for that section, type your text, click "Save"
  • Some the things you may want to share will include links to outside resources, so read the next section on creating links.

Wiki Links

Link Type You type this: You get this:
Basic website link [http://alfino.org] [1]
Website link with text label [[http://alfino.org Alfino's Website]] [Alfino's Website]
Link to an uploaded file [[Media:filename.pdf | My uploaded file]] My uploaded file

Text Formating

Here are some of the main text formats that are useful:

Format Type You type this: You get this:
Headings of different levels
=level 1=
==level 2==
===level 3===
====level 4====
=====level 5=====
======level 6======
Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Level 4
Level 5
Level 6
User name and date stamp ~~~~ Alfino 05:26, 7 August 2010 (UTC)
Horizontal rule ----
Bullet list
* one
* two
* three
  • one
  • two
  • three
Numbered list
# one
# two
# three
  1. one
  2. two
  3. three

Creating Pages

1. In an edit screen, type the name of the new page in double brakets (e.g. test new page).

2. The new page link will appear in red. Click on it and you will go to the editor for the new page. Edit and save.