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See the Discussion tab for the ongoing discussion about the need to have how-to articles written for each of the topics and features listed below:
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== Proposed How-to Articles Related to Portal Pages ==
 
  
*Edit a portal page (''see the Discussion tab'')
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See the [[{{TALKPAGENAME}}|discussion tab]] for the ongoing discussion about the need to have how-to articles written for each of the topics and features listed below:
*Add to the directory of portals (''see the Discussion tab'')
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*Add a section (''see the Discussion tab'')
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== Additional Proposed How-to Articles ==
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== Old Requests  ==
  
*Undo archive or delete  
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*Communicating with other wiki contributors
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*Undo, archive, or delete?   [[Help:Archiving a talk page|Archiving]]  [[Help:Deleting a page|Delete/Undo]]
 
*How to Lock and Unlock Articles  
 
*How to Lock and Unlock Articles  
*Page Blanking
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*Know where to start   [[Help:Wiki Basics|Wiki Basics]]
*Register ... and why
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*Recategorize an article    [[Help:Advanced categorization#Fixing_categories|Fixing Categories]]
*Know where to start  
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*Disambiguation of titles  [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation|FSW Disambiguation]]
*Recategorize an article  
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*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines   [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation| Disambiguation Guidelines]]
*Disambiguation of titles  
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*How non-image files are reviewed (''see the discussion tab'')
*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines  
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*Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles  
*How non-image files are reviewed  
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*Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles
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*Merge pages  
 
*Merge pages  
 
*Quickly find guidelines for article merging  
 
*Quickly find guidelines for article merging  
*Print or copy an article or screen
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*Explain permanent link   [[Help:Archiving a talk page#Permanent_link_archives_method|Permanent Link Archiving Method]]
*Explain permanent link  
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*Create a subpage       [[Help:Subpages|Subpages]]
*Create a subpage  
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*Define terms used on pages (''see the discussion tab'')
*Move a page
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*The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options   [[Help:Wiki Overview|Wiki Overview]]
*Define terms used on pages  
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*Communicate new issues (give feedback) &nbsp;<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>[[Help:Questions|Questions]]
*Define tabs and what they are used for
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*Toolbox selections
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*Communicate new issues (give feedback)  
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*Join a discussion group  
 
*Join a discussion group  
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*Add everything vs. highlight best sources: help contributors choose as well as inform users how to find additional sources.[[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]] 16:25, 27 September 2011 (UTC)
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*Simplify the [[Help:Adding Links]] page [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]] 16:27, 27 September 2011 (UTC)
  
Note: For definitions of any of these functions, see Wikipedia.org
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Note: For definitions of any of these functions, see Wikipedia.org  
  
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Revision as of 22:14, 30 July 2012

*Please add any new requests to the table below


See the discussion tab for the ongoing discussion about the need to have how-to articles written for each of the topics and features listed below:

Old Requests

  • Communicating with other wiki contributors
  • Undo, archive, or delete?   Archiving  Delete/Undo
  • How to Lock and Unlock Articles
  • Know where to start   Wiki Basics
  • Recategorize an article    Fixing Categories
  • Disambiguation of titles  FSW Disambiguation
  • Quickly find disambiguation guidelines    Disambiguation Guidelines
  • How non-image files are reviewed (see the discussion tab)
  • Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles
  • Merge pages
  • Quickly find guidelines for article merging
  • Explain permanent link   Permanent Link Archiving Method
  • Create a subpage       Subpages
  • Define terms used on pages (see the discussion tab)
  • The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options   Wiki Overview
  • Communicate new issues (give feedback)   Questions
  • Join a discussion group
  • Add everything vs. highlight best sources: help contributors choose as well as inform users how to find additional sources.AdkinsWH 16:25, 27 September 2011 (UTC)
  • Simplify the Help:Adding Links page AdkinsWH 16:27, 27 September 2011 (UTC)

Note: For definitions of any of these functions, see Wikipedia.org


Requested Help Articles

Username Requested Article Status