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Please post your new comments here (at the top of this page). Thank youAdkinsWH 17:11, 13 December 2011 (UTC)

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Wiki Projects

Wilma, what do you think about having a page that shows a list of completed Wiki projects?  And do you have any suggestons for showing that a project is finished - especially when searching.  Should the title be changed with "finished" at the end or something?  I'm putting together a spreadsheet of all the projects I can find with their current status, leader, etc. averyld 22:07, 7 December 2012 (UTC)


Thanks, Wilma.  Will welcome any suggestions you might have. averyld 19:58, 10 December 2012 (UTC)

Wilma, I'm glad you like the idea of the finished projects page.  I haven't had time to get it done yet.  We are in Provo, helping my 93 year old mother, but I'll get that taken care of as soon as I can.averyld 20:31, 9 January 2013 (UTC)

WA's links

Contributors Meeting

WA: Check out the recording of the Researching in the Wiki class that Jan Edwards taught in Meetingplace. She did a great job and pointed out items that are in the Wiki that many of us have probably overlooked. Go to Meetingplace and look for past meetings for 2323, on Sept. 6th at 6:00 PM. (It might have been listed as 5:45).

Co Church areas: Stake(s):

Places:

Church units without place names:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Category:Genealogy_and_The_Church_of_Jesus_Christ_of_Latter-day_Saints to fix some of the LDS content on Wikipedia

http://www.powersearchingwithgoogle.com/ Powesearch on Google! Excellent

Utah Stillbirths

I wouldn't want to mess up existing plans for this project plus I have plenty of other wiki duties on my plate, therefore I will mention this to you to work into your plan somehow.

Be aware that Utah stillbirths are kept separate from Utah death records and have different limitations. This information is not readily available on the state VR website. A separate form is required to obtain a stillbirth record for a closest nearest relative, these aren't released to the general public until 70 (75?) years after the stillbirth, and the exact year needs to be known (if under the 70-75 year limit; even though a range of years is acceptable for searching for a death record). No doubt there is other information that warrants being mentioned relating to this subject.

Charlene Pipkin 20:23, 2 August 2012 (UTC)

Email notifications

Wilma, could you please give me a URL for one of the pages you're watching, and also check to see if the button for emails in your preferences is grayed out?  I need the information for the tech guys.  Thanks!averyld 14:50, 26 October 2012 (UTC)

Thanks, Wilma averyld 23:22, 27 October 2012 (UTC)

Wilma, are you getting notifications yet?  James Tanner got a bunch all of a sudden.averyld 14:33, 31 October 2012 (UTC)

Check the staging site and see if your preferences are still grayed out. I think they've got it fixed there. Now, we just need to get them to implement it. https://stage.familysearch.org/learn/wiki/en/Main_Page averyld 16:58, 1 November 2012 (UTC)

Wilma, will you check the staging site once again and see if it looks like your email notifications are correct?  They think they've fixed it and plan a release for tomorrow.  Thanks, Lynda averyld 19:34, 5 November 2012 (UTC)

Category:Outdated articles

Thanks for the quick answere we will keep in touch about these pages. Sandralpond 12:56, 11 September 2011 (UTC)


I sent you an email about the Community Dialogue page, but wanted to add a note here to get your feelings about keeping up the Chronological page.

Lynda 21:10, 13 October 2011 (UTC)

Moved Page

We found Sandbox: County Shell (09 Dec) , and Sandbox: Historical and Genealogical Societiesin the Maintenance-Requested Moves and have moved them to User:AdkinsWH/Sandbox: County Shell (09 Dec) and Sandbox: Historical and Genealogical Societies  If not needed use the delete template. Sandralpond 23:59, 17 October 2011 (UTC)

Thank you AdkinsWH 15:22, 18 October 2011 (UTC)



--Utahnancy 21:24, 18 November 2011 (UTC)

Think I messed up

What model do I us for cities in Washington County, I just realized I got confused and used the model for Washington Counties for the Washington City, Utah. Maybe I should just leave them all alone!! How should I fix my mistake? Thank you. --Utahnancy 22:16, 23 December 2011 (UTC)

Sandbox in the Main Space

The wonderful following page, Sandbox:WAFixSidebarProblems, was found in the main space and we are returning User:AdkinsWH Sandbox:WAFixSidebarProblems to the User page. If this is no longer a useful page please put a delete template on it. Sandralpond 15:28, 6 April 2012 (UTC)

More sandboxs: Sandbox:WA Ideas for Contributors and SandboxWASidebar were moved to User:AdkinsWH/Sandbox:WA Ideas for Contributors and User:AdkinsWH/SandboxWASidebar. Sandralpond 15:53, 2 May 2012 (UTC)

Tuedsay Meeting Agenda

Wilma, I changed day of the Tuesday meeting but didn't move the future agenda's.  Do you want to take care of that, or should I?Lynda 21:20, 19 June 2012 (UTC)

Wilma, I made the changes. Thanks for your sweet compliment!Lynda 15:51, 20 June 2012 (UTC)