Help:How to Register with the Wiki

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<br>Registering for a Wiki account allows you to:  
 
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Registering for a Wiki account allows you to:  
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:#If you think you may have an account but are not sure what the login information is, click the user name or password links just above that.
 
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If you are already registered with FamilySearch.org, FamilySearch Indexing, or new.familysearch.org, or LDS websites, that account will work for this site as well and you do not need to register for a one.  
 
If you are already registered with FamilySearch.org, FamilySearch Indexing, or new.familysearch.org, or LDS websites, that account will work for this site as well and you do not need to register for a one.  
  

Revision as of 19:38, 24 April 2011

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Help-content.png This help article will guide you as you edit in the Wiki. See Contributor Help for more help articles.


Registering for a Wiki account allows you to:

  • Edit existing pages and create new ones
  • Receive notification of new information on a page by watching the page
  • Collaborate with fellow community members on discussion pages
  • Create a user page and discussion page to practice editing

To register for an account:

  1. Click Sign In in the upper right-hand corner
  2. Click the "Create a New Account" box in the lower right
  3. If you think you may have an account but are not sure what the login information is, click the user name or password links just above that.

Help-content.png Questions?
Visit the Wiki Contributor Help Forum to receive help with contributing to the Wiki.

If you are already registered with FamilySearch.org, FamilySearch Indexing, or new.familysearch.org, or LDS websites, that account will work for this site as well and you do not need to register for a one.

Click here for more information about these accounts.