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== Live FamilySearch Wiki Community Meetings  ==
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The Wiki Community offers several meetings to support you in using the Wiki as a tool in your family history research. You may connect with other researchers with more experience that are willing to give you research direction. A project leader may be willing to mentor you when you join a project. You may want to collaborate with the advanced technical community and make suggestions for improving the Wiki. Join us in any or all of the meetings that interest you or create one of your own! Project leaders are encouraged to post their project pages and meetings under Project Meetings below.  
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Come and discuss ways we can work together to improve the wiki.  
  
Within MeetingPlace, pressing # 5 on your telephone will mute or un-mute your ability to speak during the meeting.<br>
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{{notice|'''Prior to joining the meeting for the first time, please run the [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/test/ MeetingPlace Test] to verify you can participate in a web meeting.'''}}
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:'''''Prior to joining the meeting for the first time, please run the ''''''<i>[http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/test/ ''MeetingPlace Test'']</i>''&nbsp;''''to verify you can participate in a web meeting.'''''
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=== New Contributors Training Meeting  ===
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{{tip|Within MeetingPlace, pressing #5 on your telephone will mute or un-mute your ability to speak during the meeting}} <br>  
 
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:This meeting is for family history researchers to learn all about contributing their knowledge to the Wiki to help make the Wiki a better place for doing genealogy research.
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:'''<font color="#ff0000">These classes are temporarily suspended and will begin again soon.</font>'''
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::*Information&nbsp;[[Genealogists Helping Genealogists|New Contributors Training]]
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::*Time: Thursday 12:00 to 1:00 PM ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time]) (2:00 - 3:00 PM Eastern)
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::*Format: MeetingPlace ID:&nbsp;5252 [https://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/mpx.dll Click to Attend] Dial in numbers: 801-240-2663; (toll-free) 877-453-7266<br>
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=== Wiki Contributors Meeting  ===
 
=== Wiki Contributors Meeting  ===
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::*Information &amp; Agendas: [[FamilySearch Wiki Contributors Meeting|'''Wiki Contributors Meeting''']]  
 
::*Information &amp; Agendas: [[FamilySearch Wiki Contributors Meeting|'''Wiki Contributors Meeting''']]  
 
::*Time: Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 PM ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time]) (3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern  
 
::*Time: Thursday 1:00 - 2:00 PM ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time]) (3:00 - 4:00 PM Eastern  
::*Format: MeetingPlace ID: 7770; [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/a9322e7dcb5abc64fdf4b8c7beed0691 click to attend]; Dial-in number:&nbsp;877-453-7266
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::*Dial-in: MeetingPlace ID: 7770; [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/e046f1651ff1b8a8f709182093a06147 click to attend]; Dial-in number:&nbsp;877-453-7266
  
 
=== Technical Meeting  ===
 
=== Technical Meeting  ===
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::*Time: Thursday 9:30-10:30 AM [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time] (11:00-12:00 AM Eastern)  
 
::*Time: Thursday 9:30-10:30 AM [http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time] (11:00-12:00 AM Eastern)  
 
::*Format: MeetingPlace ID 3232; [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/cece5d37256045b1e33ca05e28dd0171 click to attend] or call 877-453-7266
 
::*Format: MeetingPlace ID 3232; [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/cece5d37256045b1e33ca05e28dd0171 click to attend] or call 877-453-7266
 
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== Project Meetings  ==
 
== Project Meetings  ==
  
=== Wiki Project: Indians of North America  ===
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=== WikiProject: Indians of North America  ===
  
 
:*Information &amp; Agendas: [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Indians of North America|Indians of North America Project]]  
 
:*Information &amp; Agendas: [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Indians of North America|Indians of North America Project]]  
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:Open to new team members, if interested.
 
:Open to new team members, if interested.
  
=== Wiki Project: State of Idaho  ===
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=== WikiProject: State of Idaho  ===
  
 
:*Information &amp; Agendas: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki_Idaho_Project_Page Idaho Project Meeting]  
 
:*Information &amp; Agendas: [https://wiki.familysearch.org/en/FamilySearch_Wiki_Idaho_Project_Page Idaho Project Meeting]  
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:*Information and Agenda: see '''[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah]]''' page  
 
:*Information and Agenda: see '''[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah]]''' page  
:*'''Wednesdays from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.''' ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time]) MeetingPlace '''ID 6804'''. Contact [[User:AdkinsWH|Wilma Adkins]] for details.  
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:*'''Wednesdays from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m.''' ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 Mountain Time]) MeetingPlace '''ID '''2249. Contact [[User:AdkinsWH|Wilma Adkins]] for details.  
:*'''[http://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/mpx.dll Click to Attend]''' or Dial in Number: 801-240-2663 <br><br><center>'''''Anyone interested is invited to attend!'''''</center><br>  
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:*'''[http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/ab49cf714c9092c7a0a937074fbc9682 Click to Attend]''' or Dial in Number: 801-240-2663 <br><br><center>'''''Anyone interested is invited to attend!'''''</center><br>  
:*Format: MeetingPlace Meetings '''ID 6804'''.
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:*Format: MeetingPlace Meetings '''ID 2249'''.
  
 
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Revision as of 23:18, 9 January 2013

Join a Wiki Community Meeting

Come and discuss ways we can work together to improve the wiki.


Contents

Wiki Contributors Meeting

This meeting is to share best practices, ideas, tips, current issues, etc., for working on projects in the Wiki. Important community issues are also discussed as we help move things along to decisions.

Technical Meeting

This meeting involves technical discussions about how the wiki works including technical issues, workarounds, strategy, and design.

Wiki Support Meeting

This meeting discusses issues relating to supporting and helping Wiki contributors and keeping the Wiki contributor community running smoothly.

Project Meetings

WikiProject: Indians of North America

Open to new team members, if interested.

WikiProject: State of Idaho

Open to new team members, if interested.

WikiProject: FamilySearch Historical Records

General Meeting Information: This meeting is held on the second Wednesday of each month, circumstances permitting. If you wish to help provide information and content to articles on the research wiki describing collections found online at FamilySearch Historical Records, attend this meeting and help get this project off the ground.
Now open to new team members as of September 2011. Anyone interested is invited to attend!

WikiProject: Sweden

WikiProject: New York

Dormant since 29 February 2012. DiltsGD 20:10, 20 March 2012 (UTC) 

WikiProject: Utah