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

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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 ==
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<br> 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:
  
*Edit a portal page
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== Old Requests  ==
*Add to the directory of portals
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*Add a section
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== Additional Proposed How-to Articles ==
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*Communicating with other wiki contributors
 
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*Undo, archive, or delete? &nbsp; [[Help:Archiving a talk page|Archiving]]&nbsp; [[Help:Deleting a page|Delete/Undo]]
*Undo archive or delete  
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*How to Lock and Unlock Articles
*Lock Pages
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*Know where to start &nbsp; [[Help:Wiki Basics|Wiki Basics]] <font color="red">Edited</font>
*Page Blanking
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*Recategorize an article &nbsp; &nbsp;[[Help:Advanced categorization#Fixing_categories|Fixing Categories]]
*Apply for featured article status
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*Disambiguation of titles &nbsp;[[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation|FSW Disambiguation]]
*Nominate a good article
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*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines &nbsp; [[FamilySearch Wiki:Disambiguation|&nbsp;Disambiguation Guidelines]]
*How to lock and unlock an article
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*How non-image files are reviewed (''see the discussion tab'')
*Blanking out article content
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*Redundancy: Finding and Merging Duplicate Articles  
 
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*Register ... and why
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*Know where to start  
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*Recategorize an article  
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*Disambiguation of titles  
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*Quickly find disambiguation guidelines  
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*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  
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*Quickly find guidelines for article merging [[FamilySearch Wiki:Maintenance/General Cleanup|FamilySearch Wiki:Maintenance/General Cleanup]]
*Print or copy an article or screen
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*Explain permanent link &nbsp; [[Help:Archiving a talk page#Permanent_link_archives_method|Permanent Link Archiving Method]]&nbsp;&amp;&nbsp;[[Help:Navigation|Navigation]]
*Explain permanent link  
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*Create a subpage  
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*Create a subpage &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; [[Help:Subpages|Subpages]]&nbsp; &nbsp; <font color="red">Edited</font>
*Move a page
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*Define terms used on pages (''see the discussion tab'')
*Define terms used on pages  
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*The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options &nbsp; [[Help:Navigation|Navigation]] <font color="red">Edited</font>
*Define tabs and what they are used for
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*Communicate new issues (give feedback) &nbsp;<span style="white-space:pre" class="Apple-tab-span"> </span>[[Help:Questions|Questions]] <font color="red">Edited</font>
*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) [[Citation Baby Steps|Citation Baby Steps]]
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*Simplify the [[Help:Adding Links]] page [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]] 16:27, 27 September 2011 (UTC) <font color="red">Edited</font>
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Note: For definitions of any of these functions, see Wikipedia.org
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Revision as of 23:12, 4 July 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

  • Create a subpage       Subpages    Edited
  • Define terms used on pages (see the discussion tab)
  • The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options   Navigation Edited
  • Communicate new issues (give feedback)   Questions Edited
  • 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) Citation Baby Steps
  • Simplify the Help:Adding Links page AdkinsWH 16:27, 27 September 2011 (UTC) Edited

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


Requested Help Articles

Username Requested Article Status