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'''''See also [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderation|Moderators]]''''' {{Sysopub}}
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'''''See also [[FamilySearch Wiki:Moderator|Moderators]]'''''  
  
 
== Policies of FamilySearch Wiki  ==
 
== Policies of FamilySearch Wiki  ==
  
*The [[Policy:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] for this site.  
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*The [[FamilySearch Wiki:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] for this site.  
*Overall [[Policy:FamilySearch Wiki Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]]  
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*Overall [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]]  
*[[Policy:Copyright, Copyleft, and Intellectual Property|Copyright, Copyleft, and Intellectual Property]]  
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*[[FamilySearch_Wiki:Copyrights|Copyright]]
*[[Policy:Privacy Policy|Privacy Policy]]  
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Privacy Policy|Privacy Policy]]  
*[[Policy:Image use|Image use]]
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Image use|Image use]]
  
 
== Reasons to Contact an Administrator  ==
 
== Reasons to Contact an Administrator  ==
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== How to Contact Administrators  ==
 
== How to Contact Administrators  ==
  
*Add a post to the [http://forums.familysearchsupport.org/forumdisplay.php?f=23 Moderator Forum]
 
 
*Add a [[Maintenance Templates|Flag]] related to the problem with content in the Wiki  
 
*Add a [[Maintenance Templates|Flag]] related to the problem with content in the Wiki  
*Participate in the [[FamilySearch wiki user group meeting|FamilySearch Wiki user group]]  
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*Participate in the [[Live User Group Meetings|FamilySearch Wiki live user group meetings]]  
*To e-mail us about a technical problem or bug on this site, '''[mailto:support@familysearch.org?subject=FamilySearch%20Wiki%20Support click here]'''''.''
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*For general feedback or technical issues please see the instruction on the: [[FamilySearch Wiki:Contact us|Contact us]] page.
*Or, see instructions for sending [[FamilySearch Wiki:Feedback|Feedback about the Wiki]]
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== Sysops are system Administrators  ==
 
== Sysops are system Administrators  ==
  
The Administrators help manage the development and content in the Wiki. Some tasks the Administrators (Sysops) keep busy with include:  
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The Administrators help manage the development and content in the Wiki. Some tasks the Administrators keep busy with include:  
  
 
*Determining the [[:Help:Namespaces|namespaces]] used in the Wiki and the purpose for each [[:Help:Namespaces|namespace]].  
 
*Determining the [[:Help:Namespaces|namespaces]] used in the Wiki and the purpose for each [[:Help:Namespaces|namespace]].  
*[[How to write a Did You Know? article for the Main Page|Write the ''Did You Know?'' article]] for the Main Page
 
*Moderate the [http://forums.familysearchsupport.org/ Forums]
 
 
*Monitor deletion requests See [[:Category:Deletion Requests|Deletion Requests]] for instructions on monitoring.  
 
*Monitor deletion requests See [[:Category:Deletion Requests|Deletion Requests]] for instructions on monitoring.  
 
*Follow-up on [[Delete or archive a page|deleting pages and images]] as needed.  
 
*Follow-up on [[Delete or archive a page|deleting pages and images]] as needed.  
 
*View deleted revisions of pages  
 
*View deleted revisions of pages  
 
*Undelete pages or images  
 
*Undelete pages or images  
*[[Policy:Banning and blocking]], individual and ranges of IP addresses  
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Blocking and Banning]], individual and ranges of IP addresses  
 
*Protect and unprotect pages  
 
*Protect and unprotect pages  
 
*Edit the interface  
 
*Edit the interface  
*[[Dispute Resolution|Dispute resolution]]. The "[[:Category:Neutrality disputes|Neutrality Disputes]]" flag addresses the dispute resolution needs.
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:Dispute Resolution|Dispute resolution]]. The "[[:Category:Neutrality disputes|Neutrality Disputes]]" flag addresses the dispute resolution needs.
  
 
== Maintenance Flag Monitoring  ==
 
== Maintenance Flag Monitoring  ==
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*[[:Category:Outdated articles]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Outdated articles]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Neutrality disputes]] - two week requirement  
 
*[[:Category:Neutrality disputes]] - two week requirement  
*[[:Category:Not English]] - move pages to language wiki if available  
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*[[:Category:Non-English articles]] - move pages to language wiki if available  
 
*[[:Category:Copyright problems]] - one week requirement  
 
*[[:Category:Copyright problems]] - one week requirement  
 
*[[:Category:Ambiguous page title]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Ambiguous page title]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Merge articles]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Merge articles]] - flag remains until fixed  
 
*[[:Category:Articles needing citations]] - discussion needed before implementation
 
*[[:Category:Articles needing citations]] - discussion needed before implementation
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Revision as of 18:14, 10 February 2012

See also Moderators

Contents

Policies of FamilySearch Wiki

Reasons to Contact an Administrator

  • Report a page that needs immediate deletion
  • Submit a page that might need protecting or unprotecting

How to Contact Administrators

Sysops are system Administrators

The Administrators help manage the development and content in the Wiki. Some tasks the Administrators keep busy with include:

Maintenance Flag Monitoring

Examples of all current: Maintenance Templates. Monitor each flag by clicking on the links below: