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You may find additional editing and technical assistance from experienced contributors in the forums at [http://www.Forums.FamilySearch.org www.Forums.FamilySearch.org]. Please [[FamilySearch Wiki:Signatures|sign your name]] only on discussion/talk pages. If you need personal assistance, feel free to contact [[FamilySearch Wiki:Welcoming committee/members|Welcoming Committee Members]].  
  
Again, welcome! [[User:Ckwahlquist|Kara]] 20:32, 23 June 2010 (UTC)
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Again, welcome! [[User:Ckwahlquist|Kara]] 20:32, 23 June 2010 (UTC)
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== Papua New Guinea-stub  ==
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Hi, I see you amended the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Stub sorting/Stub types|list of stubs]] to include one for [[Papua New Guinea]]. I have now created the [[Template:Papua New Guinea-stub|stub]] and the associated [[:Category:Papua New Guinea stubs|category]]. --[[User:Cottrells|Steve]] 16:15, 6 October 2010 (UTC)
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== Adoption sign for FLGenWeb  ==
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Hi Rorie, I noticed that you had started but not finished two adoption signs for the FLGenWeb project, '''{{tl|Adoption FLGenWeb}}''' and '''{{tl|Adoption FLGenWeb Project}}'''. I have corrected to code so that either one will work. As they are now identical (apart from the name), you should probably mark one for deletion.
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I have also updated the [[FamilySearch Wiki talk:WikiProject Adopt-a-page#3._Create_the_new_adoption_template|instructions for creating a new adoption sign]] to refer to the [[Template:Adoption sign/doc#Usage|documentation for the adoption sign template]] rather than {{tl|UserBox Adopt-A-Wiki Page}} which is an example of how a sign looks, rather than the code to use when creating a new sign. --[[User:Cottrells|Steve]] 12:52, 11 January 2011 (UTC)
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== Getting Started pages project  ==
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Thanks for volunteering to help with the Getting Started pages project! I have been working on the Help:Tour page and was wondering if you could come share your thoughts - what concepts are needed for a "Tour" of the wiki?  [[User:VasquezJL/Sandbox/Help:Tour|Here is a Sandbox page with the general idea.]] Feel free to add your own edits/thoughts. 
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Also, the Edit & Contribute pages just had some changes made, what do you think?
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Community Center is next..... --[[User:VasquezJL|janellv]] 02:29, 25 February 2011 (UTC)
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== Utah Pages  ==
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I just noticed that you added a note on the Utah discussion page about helping with the Utah pages. Sorry I didn't see the note before tonight. We'd love your help. Were you volunteering to be an assistant moderator, or to help with the general content improvement? Right now I'm reviewing all the content that has already been added for Utah, and evaluating the format and styles that exist on all the pages. There are some basic things that need adding, but with the pages the way they are right now, I'm perplexed about where to put the content. Currently I'm gathering my analysis in a Google Doc, but will add the results to the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah]] in the near future. The first thing I need to add on each county page is the template for the invitation to be the moderator. If you have any ideas as to where this little piece of content should go on the county pages, let me know. I welcome your ideas. --[[User:JensenFA|Fran]] 07:06, 18 March 2011 (UTC)
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== West Virginia  ==
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I see major changes on the layout and format of the WV page. Did you do that? If so, please tell me more.
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Charlene [[User:Pipkincm|Charlene Pipkin]] 17:38, 20 May 2011 (UTC)
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<blockquote>Never mind. It has nothing to do with your edits. The appearance of the page is completely different when viewed in Firefox. I'll give "Feedback" on that. [[User:Pipkincm|Charlene Pipkin]] 18:39, 20 May 2011 (UTC) </blockquote>
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== Ohio  ==
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Hi there. I believe you are approving and posting the county locator maps I uploaded for the counties in Northeast Ohio. It would be great if these could be labeled at "Oh-county.png" to remain consistent with the existing naming convention already on the wiki. I would love to go through all 88 counties and upload pictures, but this is obviously a gigantic task being that I'd have to pull each one off of Wikimedia Commons and upload them one at a time by hand. If there is a way way easier way for someone on the "inside" to do this, I would appreciate it. I am trying to use these locator maps to place infoboxes on each of the county pages for Ohio to neaten things up! Let me know if you can help streamline this or if I can be of any further help. - [[User:LeeTHawkins|LeeTHawkins]] 15:36, 16 August 2011 (UTC)
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== Thanks from the Wiki:  ==
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The FamilySearch Research Wiki is delighted to let you know that the “Brazil” page you helped create was a Featured Article, highlighted on the Main Page of the Wiki 8/210/11, and remained there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work to help others quickly access records. Your contributions are appreciated and have assisted others in finding their ancestors.<br>'''You have made a difference in research!<br>'''
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== Thank YOU / YOUR Article is Selected  ==
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Hi Jenson1,
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The [[FamilySearch Wiki:About Us|FamilySearch Research Wiki]] is delighted to let you know that the [[England Archives and Libraries|England Archives and Libraries]] article you helped create will become a Featured Article that is highlighted on the [[Main Page|Main page]] of the Wiki. It will appear there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work – you have given readers/researcher important access to records. Your contributions are appreciated and will assist others in finding their ancestors. You have made a difference in research!
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'''Please note''':
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We invite you to do any enhancing, editing or changing to this article before we post it. If you are considering an edit we ask that it be completed by October 26, 2011. Within a few days of this date this article will post. If you feel that you do not want your article up as yet as a Featured Article please let me know. Thank you for your time and effort! <br>
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joy [[User:Wyzer17|Wyzer17]] 19:27, 14 October 2011 (UTC)
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Thank you for the information. Very helpful! [[User:Kjhitz|Kjhitz]] 17:30, 4 February 2012 (UTC)
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== Thanks for all you do!  ==
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You do such a great job, Rorie, leading meetings on Tuesdays, all the work on Idaho. You have a gift for knowing what to do and doing so much of it. You understand issues, yet are totally unafraid of repititous (sp?) detail. Thanks. [[User:AdkinsWH|AdkinsWH]] 03:59, 7 March 2012 (UTC)
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== Moderator Question  ==
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My email is wjhonson@aol.com, I've never received an email from you as far as I know. Wjhonson 17:31, 29 March 2012 (UTC)
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== Contact via user talk page  ==
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You recently tried to contact me by editing my user talk page. You can email me at john@ohanasoftware.com. Mahalo, John
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== FSbook template  ==
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Hi Rorie -- Thanks for your help with the FSbook templates! The site has changed somehow and it looks like it now wants us to leave off the "IE" prefix in the FSbook template. Correct example:<nowiki>{{FSbook|79505}}</nowiki>. Hope this helps. Thanks again! [[User:Murphynw|Murphynw]] 16:25, 16 October 2012 (UTC)
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Rorie, you marked Braddock's Road for deletion but it has a ton of links. Do you really want it deleted? [[User:Averyld|averyld]] 20:15, 30 January 2013 (UTC)
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== No need to add delete flag/template to pages that do not exist ==
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Hi Rorie,
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I notice that you are creating pages requesting that they be [[deleted]]. The only reason it then need to be deleted it because by asking for it to be deleted you created. Any page name that is a red link does not exist. If you believe the page should not be created you need to find the pages where the red link is being produced. If you look on the [[Special:WantedPages]] you can find the pages that are requesting the new page by following the blue number followed by the word ''links''. --[[User:Cottrells|Steve]] {{toolbar|[[User talk:Cottrells|talk]]|[[Special:Contributions/Cottrells|contribs]]}} 17:58, 1 February 2013 (UTC)

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Welcome...

Hello and welcome!

It looks like you are doing great work on the Idaho project with Jimmy. He is wonderful to work with! I am part of the welcoming committee. The Welcoming Committee is here to support you and offer you a warm welcome to a Community that loves Family History. We thank you for your contributions! Please continue editing and consider joining in Projects Seeking Contributors or a live Community Meeting where you may meet other experienced users and contributors. 

This message is posted on your Talk Page which is associated with your personal User Page. Try creating a User Page about yourself, it's a great place to practice new skills and lets others know something about you and your genealogical interests. We hope you like this place and decide to join in.

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You may find additional editing and technical assistance from experienced contributors in the forums at www.Forums.FamilySearch.org. Please sign your name only on discussion/talk pages. If you need personal assistance, feel free to contact Welcoming Committee Members.

Again, welcome! Kara 20:32, 23 June 2010 (UTC)

Papua New Guinea-stub

Hi, I see you amended the list of stubs to include one for Papua New Guinea. I have now created the stub and the associated category. --Steve 16:15, 6 October 2010 (UTC)

Adoption sign for FLGenWeb

Hi Rorie, I noticed that you had started but not finished two adoption signs for the FLGenWeb project, {{Adoption FLGenWeb}} and {{Adoption FLGenWeb Project}}. I have corrected to code so that either one will work. As they are now identical (apart from the name), you should probably mark one for deletion.

I have also updated the instructions for creating a new adoption sign to refer to the documentation for the adoption sign template rather than {{UserBox Adopt-A-Wiki Page}} which is an example of how a sign looks, rather than the code to use when creating a new sign. --Steve 12:52, 11 January 2011 (UTC)

Getting Started pages project

Thanks for volunteering to help with the Getting Started pages project! I have been working on the Help:Tour page and was wondering if you could come share your thoughts - what concepts are needed for a "Tour" of the wiki?  Here is a Sandbox page with the general idea. Feel free to add your own edits/thoughts. 

Also, the Edit & Contribute pages just had some changes made, what do you think?

Community Center is next..... --janellv 02:29, 25 February 2011 (UTC)

Utah Pages

I just noticed that you added a note on the Utah discussion page about helping with the Utah pages. Sorry I didn't see the note before tonight. We'd love your help. Were you volunteering to be an assistant moderator, or to help with the general content improvement? Right now I'm reviewing all the content that has already been added for Utah, and evaluating the format and styles that exist on all the pages. There are some basic things that need adding, but with the pages the way they are right now, I'm perplexed about where to put the content. Currently I'm gathering my analysis in a Google Doc, but will add the results to the FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah in the near future. The first thing I need to add on each county page is the template for the invitation to be the moderator. If you have any ideas as to where this little piece of content should go on the county pages, let me know. I welcome your ideas. --Fran 07:06, 18 March 2011 (UTC)

West Virginia

I see major changes on the layout and format of the WV page. Did you do that? If so, please tell me more.

Charlene Charlene Pipkin 17:38, 20 May 2011 (UTC)

Never mind. It has nothing to do with your edits. The appearance of the page is completely different when viewed in Firefox. I'll give "Feedback" on that. Charlene Pipkin 18:39, 20 May 2011 (UTC)

Ohio

Hi there. I believe you are approving and posting the county locator maps I uploaded for the counties in Northeast Ohio. It would be great if these could be labeled at "Oh-county.png" to remain consistent with the existing naming convention already on the wiki. I would love to go through all 88 counties and upload pictures, but this is obviously a gigantic task being that I'd have to pull each one off of Wikimedia Commons and upload them one at a time by hand. If there is a way way easier way for someone on the "inside" to do this, I would appreciate it. I am trying to use these locator maps to place infoboxes on each of the county pages for Ohio to neaten things up! Let me know if you can help streamline this or if I can be of any further help. - LeeTHawkins 15:36, 16 August 2011 (UTC)

Thanks from the Wiki:

The FamilySearch Research Wiki is delighted to let you know that the “Brazil” page you helped create was a Featured Article, highlighted on the Main Page of the Wiki 8/210/11, and remained there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work to help others quickly access records. Your contributions are appreciated and have assisted others in finding their ancestors.
You have made a difference in research!

Thank YOU / YOUR Article is Selected

Hi Jenson1,

The FamilySearch Research Wiki is delighted to let you know that the England Archives and Libraries article you helped create will become a Featured Article that is highlighted on the Main page of the Wiki. It will appear there for seven days. Thank you for your excellent work – you have given readers/researcher important access to records. Your contributions are appreciated and will assist others in finding their ancestors. You have made a difference in research!

Please note:

We invite you to do any enhancing, editing or changing to this article before we post it. If you are considering an edit we ask that it be completed by October 26, 2011. Within a few days of this date this article will post. If you feel that you do not want your article up as yet as a Featured Article please let me know. Thank you for your time and effort!

joy Wyzer17 19:27, 14 October 2011 (UTC)


Thank you for the information. Very helpful! Kjhitz 17:30, 4 February 2012 (UTC)

Thanks for all you do!

You do such a great job, Rorie, leading meetings on Tuesdays, all the work on Idaho. You have a gift for knowing what to do and doing so much of it. You understand issues, yet are totally unafraid of repititous (sp?) detail. Thanks. AdkinsWH 03:59, 7 March 2012 (UTC)

Moderator Question

My email is wjhonson@aol.com, I've never received an email from you as far as I know. Wjhonson 17:31, 29 March 2012 (UTC)

Contact via user talk page

You recently tried to contact me by editing my user talk page. You can email me at john@ohanasoftware.com. Mahalo, John

FSbook template

Hi Rorie -- Thanks for your help with the FSbook templates! The site has changed somehow and it looks like it now wants us to leave off the "IE" prefix in the FSbook template. Correct example:{{FSbook|79505}}. Hope this helps. Thanks again! Murphynw 16:25, 16 October 2012 (UTC)

Rorie, you marked Braddock's Road for deletion but it has a ton of links. Do you really want it deleted? averyld 20:15, 30 January 2013 (UTC)

No need to add delete flag/template to pages that do not exist

Hi Rorie,

I notice that you are creating pages requesting that they be deleted. The only reason it then need to be deleted it because by asking for it to be deleted you created. Any page name that is a red link does not exist. If you believe the page should not be created you need to find the pages where the red link is being produced. If you look on the Special:WantedPages you can find the pages that are requesting the new page by following the blue number followed by the word links. --Steve (talk| contribs) 17:58, 1 February 2013 (UTC)