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The RadioReference Wiki User's Guide can be found here:
 
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It tells you everything you need to know to get started using and editing content in the Wiki.
 
It tells you everything you need to know to get started using and editing content in the Wiki.
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* MediaWiki contains a rich set of commands for linking, editing, image displays and more. HTML commands work (up to a point - see the problems section); HTML and MediaWiki commands may be mixed in the same article. These websites contain reference material for the MediaWiki markup language;
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** [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Help:Contents MediaWiki Language Reference website]
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** [http://wiki.radioreference.com/index.php/Quick_guide_to_editing_pages Quick Guide to Editing Pages]
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** [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Reference_card Quick Reference Card] (printable as a PDF)
  
 
== Known Problems ==
 
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* User's with a username that has an "_" (underscore) will not be able to login to the Wiki to edit articles.  To fix this, please send a support request to '''support@radioreference.com''' to request a username change.
 
* User's with a username that has an "_" (underscore) will not be able to login to the Wiki to edit articles.  To fix this, please send a support request to '''support@radioreference.com''' to request a username change.
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===Coding Issues===
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* Some of the HTML based table commands may not work at all. Shading, cellspacing and padding commands are some of the types of commands that have this issue.
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* Font commands don't seem to work consistently; things like bolding and italics should be accomplished using MediaWiki commands. For coloring, using the style command or the color Wiki template is suggested.
  
 
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[[Category:Wiki Editing FAQ]]

Latest revision as of 00:10, 3 February 2016

The RadioReference Wiki User's Guide can be found here:

It tells you everything you need to know to get started using and editing content in the Wiki.

Known Problems

Underscore Usernames

  • User's with a username that has an "_" (underscore) will not be able to login to the Wiki to edit articles. To fix this, please send a support request to support@radioreference.com to request a username change.

Coding Issues

  • Some of the HTML based table commands may not work at all. Shading, cellspacing and padding commands are some of the types of commands that have this issue.
  • Font commands don't seem to work consistently; things like bolding and italics should be accomplished using MediaWiki commands. For coloring, using the style command or the color Wiki template is suggested.