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To add an image to a MediaWiki page:
  
''See'' ''also'' [[Captions, images and credits]]
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* Select ‘Upload file’ from the left menu
 
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* Make a selection from the licensing menu (if ‘don’t know’ is selected then the image will be deleted)
 
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* Write a caption in the edit box if required.
To add an image:
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* Browse to the image file
 
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* Click the upload file button
 
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* Navigate back to the page under construction.
 
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* In the Edit view, click on the picture icon
·        Select ‘Upload file’ from the left menu
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* In the resultant line of code, overwrite the filename, width (e.g. 300), and add a caption before the closing double brackets.
 
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* Save the page
 
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·        Make a selection from the licensing menu (if ‘don’t know’ is selected then the image will be deleted)
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·        Write a caption in the edit box if required.
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·        Browse to the image file
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·        Click the upload file button
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·        Navigate back to the page under construction.
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·        In the Edit view, click on the picture icon
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·        In the resultant line of code, overwrite the filename, width (e.g. 300), and add a caption before the double brackets.
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·        Save the page
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Latest revision as of 10:26, 30 July 2014

To add an image to a MediaWiki page:

  • Select ‘Upload file’ from the left menu
  • Make a selection from the licensing menu (if ‘don’t know’ is selected then the image will be deleted)
  • Write a caption in the edit box if required.
  • Browse to the image file
  • Click the upload file button
  • Navigate back to the page under construction.
  • In the Edit view, click on the picture icon
  • In the resultant line of code, overwrite the filename, width (e.g. 300), and add a caption before the closing double brackets.
  • Save the page