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=== Description  ===
 
=== Description  ===
  
The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to church records on Ohio county pages. <br>  
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The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to church records on New Jersey county pages. <br>  
  
 
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>  
 
This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext. <br>  
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:*See [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/EditingWikiArticles/player.html Editing Articles] – Online Class. '''Questions about editing this project?'''
 
:*See [http://broadcast.lds.org/elearning/FHD/Local_Support/Consultant/BIG/Research_Wiki/EditingWikiArticles/player.html Editing Articles] – Online Class. '''Questions about editing this project?'''
  
:*See [[WikiProject Ohio#Objectives|Wiki Project Ohio Objectives and Guiding Principles]].
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*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey|Wiki Project New Jersey Objectives and Guiding Principles.]]  
:*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Ohio - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project Ohio Style and Guidelines]].
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*See [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject New Jersey - Style and Guidelines|Wiki Project New Jersey Style and Guidelines]].
  
 
'''You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing. '''<br> To Print:  
 
'''You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing. '''<br> To Print:  
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=== Instructions  ===
 
=== Instructions  ===
  
1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
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1. Check the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to choose a county to edit. <br>  
  
2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
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2. Sign up on the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.<br>  
  
3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Wikitext_Editing_Instructions|wikitext]]. Read the general instructions then follow the wikitext link to continued task directions about using wikitext to edit this project.<br>  
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3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Wikitext_Editing_Instructions|wikitext]]. Read the general instructions then follow the wikitext link to continued task directions about using wikitext to edit this project.<br>  
  
*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - Tax Intro#Description|Description]].
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*If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Description|Description]].
  
4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task. <br>  
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4. Mark the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] below to indicate you have finished the task.<br>  
  
5. Also, report your finished task on the [https://docs.google.com/spreadsheet/viewform?formkey=dENGZ1FlRDhSOGx1OUpDc254Nm1xNXc6MA#gid=0 Ohio FamilySearch Completed Task Google Form]. Follow the instructions on the Google form. This step is important for documenting completed wiki volunteer work. Thank you!  
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Thank you!  
  
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
 
==== Wikitext Editing Instructions  ====
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===== Adding the Intro Template  =====
 
===== Adding the Intro Template  =====
  
1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]. This will take you to your county page.  
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1. Click on your chosen county name in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]]. This will take you to your county page.  
  
 
2. Login to the FamilySearch wiki using your FamilySearch login name and password. Find the sign-in area in the top right-hand corner of the page.  
 
2. Login to the FamilySearch wiki using your FamilySearch login name and password. Find the sign-in area in the top right-hand corner of the page.  
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7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Local History:  
 
7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Local History:  
  
:::<nowiki>{{OH History}}</nowiki>
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:::<nowiki>{{NJ History}}</nowiki>
  
 
8. If there is any other text under the heading, be sure to place the intro template on a separate line before any additional text.  
 
8. If there is any other text under the heading, be sure to place the intro template on a separate line before any additional text.  
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9. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added county history intro".  
 
9. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added county history intro".  
  
10. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete. <br>  
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10. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete.<br>  
  
11. Follow the directions in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] section below to report your completed task.  
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11. Follow the directions in the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#Assignment_Chart|Assignment Chart]] section below to report your completed task.  
  
12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.  
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12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.
  
 
=== Example of Completed Heading  ===
 
=== Example of Completed Heading  ===
  
Local histories are available for Mahoning County, Ohio. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section Ohio Local Histories.  
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Local histories are available for Atlantic County, New Jersey. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section New Jersey Local Histories.
  
 
=== Example of a Completed Section  ===
 
=== Example of a Completed Section  ===
  
See [[Mahoning County, Ohio#History|Mahoning County, Ohio Local History]]  
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See [[Atlantic County, New Jersey#History|Atlantic County, New Jersey Local History]]
  
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
 
=== Assignment Chart  ===
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:4. Not all counties are included in the chart below. If your county is not listed, this task is not needed for your county.  
 
:4. Not all counties are included in the chart below. If your county is not listed, this task is not needed for your county.  
 
:5. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki> is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.  
 
:5. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The <nowiki>~~~~</nowiki> is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.  
:6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Adams County for adding Family History Center".  
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:6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Atlantic County for adding Family History Center".  
 
:7. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>  
 
:7. Click on the box "Save Page".<br>  
 
:8. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
 
:8. You are now signed up to complete this task.<br>
<div style="width:147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project Ohio Tasks - County Histories Intro#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br> </div>  
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<div style="width:147%"><center>[[FamilySearch Wiki:Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro#top|Return to Top of Page]]</center><br> </div>  
 
<br> If you are completing this task:  
 
<br> If you are completing this task:  
  
*Follow the same instructions as accepting the task, except place your cursor in the correct county box under the heading '''Date Completed'''. Change your summary sentence to something like, "Completed Adams County for Probate Records Other Repositories."
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*Follow the same instructions as accepting the task, except place your cursor in the correct county box under the heading '''Date Completed'''. Change your summary sentence to something like, "Completed Atlantic County for Probate Records Other Repositories."
  
 
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[[Category:New_Jersey_Tasks|County Histories Intro]]
 
[[Category:New_Jersey_Tasks|County Histories Intro]]

Latest revision as of 19:37, 7 May 2013

WikiProject New Jersey Gotoarrow.png Wiki Project New Jersey Tasks - County Histories Intro

Contents

Description

The purpose of this task is to add the introduction to church records on New Jersey county pages.

This task is beginner task and requires basic experience with copying and pasting in wikitext.

New to the wiki?

  • See Help to request individual mentoring or to join community discussions.
  • See Editing Help – Online Video Demonstration.
  • See Editing Articles – Online Class. Questions about editing this project?

You may wish to print these instructions before you begin editing.
To Print:

  • Go to the top right-hand corner of the page within the the white area.
  • Locate the word Print or the icon of a printer. Click on the icon.
  • Print.

Instructions

1. Check the Assignment Chart below to choose a county to edit.

2. Sign up on the Assignment Chart to accept the task. Sign-up instructions are posted with the Assignment Chart below.

3. For each county, you will add information to the county page by editing in wikitext. Read the general instructions then follow the wikitext link to continued task directions about using wikitext to edit this project.

  • If you have questions about editing, go to wiki help links under the heading Description.

4. Mark the Assignment Chart below to indicate you have finished the task.

Thank you!

Wikitext Editing Instructions

Adding the Intro Template

1. Click on your chosen county name in the Assignment Chart. This will take you to your county page.

2. Login to the FamilySearch wiki using your FamilySearch login name and password. Find the sign-in area in the top right-hand corner of the page.

3. Scroll to the heading History.

4. Open the History heading for editing by clicking on the pen in square on the right-hand side of the page, opposite the heading title.

5. Click on the word wikitext in the toolbox at the top left of the edit box.

6. Place your cursor immediately after the subheading Local History and strike the enter key on your keyboard.

7. While in wiki text, copy and paste the following template under the heading Local History:

{{NJ History}}

8. If there is any other text under the heading, be sure to place the intro template on a separate line before any additional text.

9. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Added county history intro".

10. Click on the box "Save Page". The task is complete.

11. Follow the directions in the Assignment Chart section below to report your completed task.

12. Save the page and exit. The task is complete.

Example of Completed Heading

Local histories are available for Atlantic County, New Jersey. County histories may include biographies, church, school and government history, and military information. For more information about local histories see the wiki page section New Jersey Local Histories.

Example of a Completed Section

See Atlantic County, New Jersey Local History

Assignment Chart

If you are accepting this task:

1. Sign in to the wiki at the upper right-hand corner of this page. Use your FamilySearch account username and password.
2. Open the Assignment Chart for editing by clicking on the check mark in the box at the right opposite the Assignment Table heading.
3. Place your cursor in the box under the heading Name/Date Task Accepted and opposite your county of choice.
4. Not all counties are included in the chart below. If your county is not listed, this task is not needed for your county.
5. Type 4 tildes (~). This symbol is located on the upper left-hand part of your keyboard, next to the number 1. The ~~~~ is an electronic signature and will leave your user name and date when you signed.
6. Scroll nearly to the bottom of the page. Add a summary sentence in the Summary box saying something like, "Selected Atlantic County for adding Family History Center".
7. Click on the box "Save Page".
8. You are now signed up to complete this task.
Return to Top of Page


If you are completing this task:

  • Follow the same instructions as accepting the task, except place your cursor in the correct county box under the heading Date Completed. Change your summary sentence to something like, "Completed Atlantic County for Probate Records Other Repositories."
County Name/ Date Accepted Date Completed
Atlantic MarkhamMJ 23:06, 6 May 2013 (UTC)
MarkhamMJ 23:06, 6 May 2013 (UTC)
Bergen Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Burlington Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Camden Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Cape May Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Cumberland Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Essex Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Gloucester Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Hudson Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Hunterdon Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Mercer Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Middlesex Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Monmouth Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Morris Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Ocean Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Passic Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Salem Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Somerset Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Sussex Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Union Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
Warren Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC) Bbstarrs 19:37, 7 May 2013 (UTC)
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