Preferences

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1. FIRST STEPS

  • Contact the wiki’s administrator (Debbie Rayner) to set a user profile appropriate to your needs.
  • Access your internet browser. Firefox or Chrome are recommended because they allow more editing tools to function.
  • Access the GeoSource main pagenercbgskwxmediawiki/mediawiki.
  • Log in using your regular BGS user name.

2. SET PREFERENCES BEFORE YOU GET STARTED ­– all new users, reviewers and editors need to set preferences correctly

  • Click on My preferences'' then
  • Select User profile''at the foot of the page complete the email confirmation
  • Select Editing – tick Enable enhanced editing toolbar and Enable dialogues for inserting links, tables and more
  • Select Recent changes, Advanced options – tick Group changes by page in recent changes and watchlist
  • Select Gadgets – tick wikEd
  • Select Edit review – check Use detailed boxes to show…., check Always show stable version…,
  • Select Watchlist – tick Add pages I edit to my watchlist, tick Add pages I create to my watchlist, tick Add pages I review to my watchlist
  • click Save
  • Return to main page