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For any questions about contributing, you can&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/help/phoneList call FamilySearch]&nbsp;(866-406-1830 in North America)&nbsp;to talk with our Wiki team.<br><br>But if you'd like to discuss your questions&nbsp;with the Wiki Community, you can try one of the following:<br>  
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/help/phoneList Contact FamilySearch]&nbsp;(866-406-1830 in North America)&nbsp;to talk with our Wiki team
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*Get involved with the Wiki Community through the below areas<br>
  
 
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*[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=5 '''FamilySearch Forums''']&nbsp;- Participate in the active wiki community discussions or ask questions.  
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*'''[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=5 Discuss any topic]: '''Join the FamilySearch&nbsp;[https://www.familysearch.org/learn/forums/en/forumdisplay.php?f=5 Forums]&nbsp;to participate in the active wiki community discussions or ask questions.  
*[[Help:Discussion Pages (Talk Pages)|'''Wiki Discussion/Talk Pages''']]&nbsp;- Discuss questions or comments about a specific page. (Note:&nbsp;Discussion and Talk pages are the same thing.)
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*'''[[Help:Discussion Pages (Talk Pages)|Discuss specific pages]]:''' Discuss issues on the'''&nbsp;'''[[Help:Discussion Pages (Talk Pages)|Talk/Discussion pages]]&nbsp;to comment about a specific page.&nbsp;
*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Meetings|'''Wiki Meetings''']]&nbsp;- Attend a Wiki Research or Contributor meeting and ask questions there.
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*'''[[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Meetings|Stay updated on Wiki changes]]: '''Attend a Wiki&nbsp;[[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Meetings|Contributor meeting]]&nbsp;and ask questions there.
  
 
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Contents


When you have a question, you can:

  • Contact FamilySearch (866-406-1830 in North America) to talk with our Wiki team
  • Get involved with the Wiki Community through the below areas


Ask a Question

question



Request Individual Training

Wiki bus


  • Mentoring - Request an individual work with you as you get started


Report a Problem

Tools


Contact FamilySearch any time you have a problem in the wiki. Following are a few specific examples:
  • Technical problems such as page editing not working correctly, problems with logging in, wiki bugs, etc. See the Wiki Known Issues for more information.
      
  • Problems with communicating with others, or being unable to work out differences of opinion on your own. See the Dispute Resolution process for more information.

  • Serious violations of wiki scope or policy. Many violations can be handled by community members, but more serious issues may need to be brought to the attention of FamilySearch. See Wiki policies for more information.