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[[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Formatting Quick Reference for Formatting Wiki text]]
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Here are some of the main text formats that are useful:
 
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:This document has basic information about how to create headings and format text. Bold, Italic, Underline, Signature, etc. can be accessed from the edit bar icons.  Here are some of the main text formats that are useful:
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====More on text formatting:  [[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Formatting Quick Reference for Formatting Wiki text]]====
  
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:This document helps you make links in wiki documents.  The main links are:
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===How to Use Discussion / Talk Pages===
 
===How to Use Discussion / Talk Pages===

Revision as of 21:14, 16 September 2009

Quick Reference

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======

An article with 4 or more headings automatically creates a table of contents.

Level 1
Level 2
Level 3
Level 4
Level 5
Level 6
User name and date stamp ~~~~ Alfino 04:12, 17 September 2009 (UTC)
Horizontal rule ----
Bullet list
* one
* two
* three
** three point one
** three point two

Inserting a blank line will end the first list and start another.

  • one
  • two
  • three
    • three point one
    • three point two
Numbered list
# one
# two<br />spanning more lines<br />doesn't break numbering
# three
## three point one
## three point two
  1. one
  2. two
    spanning more lines
    doesn't break numbering
  3. three
    1. three point one
    2. three point two
Definition list
;item 1
: definition 1
;item 2
: definition 2-1
: definition 2-2
item 1
definition 1
item 2
definition 2-1
definition 2-2
Blockquotes

text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text <blockquote> quote quote quote quote quote quote </blockquote> text text text text text text text text text text text text

text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text text
quote quote quote quote quote quote
text text text text text text text text text text text text
Comment <!-- This is a comment -->

Text can only be viewed in the edit window.

More on text formatting: [Quick Reference for Formatting Wiki text]

Wiki Links

The main types of wiki links are:


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

[Wiki Links]

How to Use Discussion / Talk Pages

Talk Page Advice from Mediawiki