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The Deletion Request flag should be added to a page in the wiki that needs to be deleted due to inappropriate content. See the [[Policy:FamilySearch Wiki Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]] page (items 28-31) and the [[Policy:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.
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Add the Deletion Request flag to a page or a section of a page that needs to be deleted for reasons other than inappropriate content issues. See the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Policies|FamilySearch Wiki Policies]] page (items 28-31) and the [[FamilySearch Wiki:Guiding Principles|Guiding Principles]] page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.  
  
==Instructions==
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== Instructions ==
*Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding this Delete template to a page or a section of a page.
 
*Add this Delete request template to a page by typing <nowiki>{{Delete}}</nowiki>
 
*When the template is added to a page, the user should also add justification for deletion details when needed for clarification.
 
*Sections of a page/article could have the Delete template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the Delete template should be deleted.
 
  
== Monitoring ==
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*Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding a delete template to a page or a section of a page.
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*Add a delete request template to a page by typing {{tl|Delete}} or if appropriate {{tl|DeletePortal}}
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*When the {{tl|Delete}} template is added to a page, the user should also add a note to explain why the page or section should be deleted.
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*When the {{tl|DeletePortal}} template is added to a page, the user should included as a parameter the name of the page where the contents has been moved.
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*Sections of a page/article could have the {{tl|Delete}} template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the {{tl|Delete}} template should be deleted.
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== Monitoring ==
  
 
*Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.  
 
*Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.  
*Currently the Sysops are required to monitor this category page.
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*Administrators of the Wiki monitor this category page for incoming delete requests.  
*Moderators may choose to help monitor the deletion requests by watching this category page.  
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*Only Administrators can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page.  
*Only Sysops can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page that contain inappropriate content.  
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*Only Sysops can delete pages or sections of a page without first adding the Delete template.
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Revision as of 14:03, 11 December 2012

Add the Deletion Request flag to a page or a section of a page that needs to be deleted for reasons other than inappropriate content issues. See the FamilySearch Wiki Policies page (items 28-31) and the Guiding Principles page for details about the Deletion policies and content guidelines.

Instructions

  • Wiki users cannot delete pages, but they can add the request to delete by adding a delete template to a page or a section of a page.
  • Add a delete request template to a page by typing {{Delete}} or if appropriate {{DeletePortal}}
  • When the {{Delete}} template is added to a page, the user should also add a note to explain why the page or section should be deleted.
  • When the {{DeletePortal}} template is added to a page, the user should included as a parameter the name of the page where the contents has been moved.
  • Sections of a page/article could have the {{Delete}} template, or the template could be added for the whole page. Only the section(s) tagged with the {{Delete}} template should be deleted.

Monitoring

  • Monitor the deletion requests by selecting the option to Watch this category page.
  • Administrators of the Wiki monitor this category page for incoming delete requests.
  • Only Administrators can delete entire pages or individual sections on a page.

Pages in category "Deletion Requests"

The following 162 pages are in this category, out of 162 total.