FamilySearch Wiki:Improving the Help content/Needed How To ArticlesEdit This Page

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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:

Proposed How-to Articles

  • 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
  • Disambiguation of titles  FSW Disambiguation
  • Quickly find 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
  • Create a subpage       Subpages
  • Define terms used on pages (see the discussion tab)
  • The Navigation Box; Toolbox; and Personal tools options
  • Communicate new issues (give feedback)
  • 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