FamilySearch Wiki:Improving the Help content/Needed How To Articles

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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:  
 
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:  
  
== Proposed How-to Articles ==
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== Old Requests ==
  
 
*Communicating with other wiki contributors  
 
*Communicating with other wiki contributors  
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*How to Lock and Unlock Articles  
 
*How to Lock and Unlock Articles  
 
*Know where to start   [[Help:Wiki Basics|Wiki Basics]]  
 
*Know where to start   [[Help:Wiki Basics|Wiki Basics]]  
*Recategorize an article    [[Help:Advanced_categorization#Fixing_categories|Fixing Categories]]
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*Recategorize an article    [[Help:Advanced categorization#Fixing_categories|Fixing Categories]]  
 
*Disambiguation of titles  [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation|FSW Disambiguation]]  
 
*Disambiguation of titles  [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation|FSW Disambiguation]]  
*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines   [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation| Disambiguation Guidelines]]
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*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines   [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation| Disambiguation Guidelines]]  
 
*How non-image files are reviewed (''see the discussion tab'')  
 
*How non-image files are reviewed (''see the discussion tab'')  
 
*Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles  
 
*Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles  
 
*Merge pages  
 
*Merge pages  
 
*Quickly find guidelines for article merging  
 
*Quickly find guidelines for article merging  
*Explain permanent link   [[Help:Archiving_a_talk_page#Permanent_link_archives_method|Permanent Link Archiving Method]]
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*Explain permanent link   [[Help:Archiving a talk page#Permanent_link_archives_method|Permanent Link Archiving Method]]  
 
*Create a subpage       [[Help:Subpages|Subpages]]  
 
*Create a subpage       [[Help:Subpages|Subpages]]  
 
*Define terms used on pages (''see the discussion tab'')  
 
*Define terms used on pages (''see the discussion tab'')  
*The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options   [[Help:Wiki_Overview|Wiki Overview]]
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*The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options   [[Help:Navigation|Navigation]]  
*Communicate new issues (give feedback) &nbsp;<span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"> </span>[[Help:Questions|Questions]]
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*Communicate new issues (give feedback) &nbsp;<span style="white-space:pre" class="Apple-tab-span"> </span>[[Help:Questions|Questions]]  
 
*Join a discussion group  
 
*Join a discussion group  
 
*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)  
 
*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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Revision as of 15:18, 16 May 2013

*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   Navigation
  • 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