IPB

Welcome Guest ( Log In | Register | Lost Password? )

Differences

This shows you the differences between two versions of the page.

wiki:howto [2007/01/26 11:21]
Arcat
wiki:howto [2008/10/03 05:48] (current)
Line 1: Line 1:
-====== Wiki HOW-TO ======+====== Wiki How-To ======
===== Basics ===== ===== Basics =====
 +**Note:** If you're stuck please use the "Chat" link above and ask for live help :)
==== Namespaces ==== ==== Namespaces ====
Line 27: Line 28:
Most important thing to know: You can't mess up! There's an undo for every operation which can be triggered by the Administrators and in some cases also by yourself. Most important thing to know: You can't mess up! There's an undo for every operation which can be triggered by the Administrators and in some cases also by yourself.
 +
 +
 +
Line 40: Line 44:
5. Hit Save 5. Hit Save
</code> </code>
 +
 +Please replace "Your Name" with your Forum name, e.g. Arcat or Bolger.
You'll now see the same page again but added a Link which is appearing in red. You'll now see the same page again but added a Link which is appearing in red.
Line 48: Line 54:
Well, you have just created your first Wiki page :) But why is the link red? Well, you have just created your first Wiki page :) But why is the link red?
A red link means a page is prepared to be edited, but doesn't exit yet. A red link means a page is prepared to be edited, but doesn't exit yet.
 +
 +**Generally this is the way how new pages get added: You first add a link to another exiting page, then click on it and edit the page.**
So let's go and create it for real: So let's go and create it for real:
 +
Line 70: Line 79:
You can edit your (or any) page as often as you wish. However keep in mind that all edits will be saved (to undo) and will also show up on the "Show History" link. Means: Use preview often, hundreds of edits will confuse people who would like to see what you're changed. You can edit your (or any) page as often as you wish. However keep in mind that all edits will be saved (to undo) and will also show up on the "Show History" link. Means: Use preview often, hundreds of edits will confuse people who would like to see what you're changed.
 +In order to edit any page:
 +
 +<code>
 +1. Goto the page you intend to edit
 +2. Click on 'Edit this Page'
 +3. Edit :)
 +4. Preview
 +5. once happy, Save
 +</code>
===== Page restore ===== ===== Page restore =====
 
-  wiki/howto.1169806875.txt.gz · Last modified: 2008/10/03 05:48 (external edit)