Tutorial - A quick start guide for users new to WackoWiki
//This page is also available in ((/Doc/Deutsch/Einleitung German)).//
A wiki is a website that can be built quickly. Anyone can edit new and existing pages. The database contains information about all changes made to pages by all wiki users. Earlier versions of a page can be restored if necessary. **Wiki defining features:**: ((/Doc/English/Markup markup)) - references - changes - version control - configuration and administration
((WikiTipsForBeginners Wiki tips for beginners))
//Without login you can do:// read default pages and follow system bookmark links: Changes - Comments - Index. You can also view wiki source - print - show referrers. While hovering over and klicking links you see changes in the status line of the browser and/or in the URL input field.
//When logged in, you additionally can do://
**pages:** read and write existing pages and linking, add content and format it, use ((/Doc/English/Actions actions)), register new users **page handler:** work with any page: - revisions - create - clone - delete - rename - moderate - permissions - categories - watch - attachments **general page properties:** edit general properties of pages: - title - keywords - description - language **extended page properties:** allow: comments - files - rating - HTML features **administration:** configure access to ((/Doc/English/AdminPanel AdminPanel)) - tailor wiki to your needs and refactor it
The default configuration can be changed for the site, on a per page and/or per user basis.
===Login== #|| || 1. At the top right corner click "Login".
| file:/tutorial_login_11.png || || 2. type in your UserName 3. type in your password 4. click "Login"
Done. You have logged in to your wiki.
| file:/tutorial_login_2.png || ||#
Before adding a page you might have to log in to your WackoWiki website.
#|| || 1. Click "Create" under submenu "more" | file:/tutorial_create_new_page_1.png|| || 2. Choose name of your page 3. Click "Create"
#|| || 4. choose title 5. start writing content into your page 6. save, that's it. | file:/tutorial_create_new_page_3.png || ||# You have created your new page. See also: other ways to ((/Doc/English/AddNewPage add new pages)).
===Add comment=== #|| || //If commenting a page is allowed:// 1. At the bottom of a page click "Add your comment" or "Read Comments" if this page has already been commented
| file:/tutorial_comment_page_1.png || || 2. choose a title for your comment 3. add your comment 4. click preview or save.
Done. You have commented a page. Also look at ((/RecentlyCommented)) Wiki Page.
| file:/tutorial_comment_page_2.png || ||#
===Upload file=== #|| || //If upload is allowed// 1. At the bottom of a page click "Attach Files" or "Files" (if there are already uploaded files to this page) | file:/tutorial_upload_1.png || || 2. browse your file directory and choose file for __global__ upload or upload to page 3. choose a description for your file 4. click "Proceed". | file:/tutorial_upload_2.png || || Done. You have uploaded a file! See also: ((/Doc/English/Actions/UploadFiles))
===Compare Revisions=== #|| || 1. Show page revisions and choose the versions you want compare with each other. 2. Select a diff mode and click compare. | file:/compare_revisions_en_1.png || || 3. Shows the diff set in the side by side mode. | file:/compare_revisions_en_2.png || || 4. Shows the same diff set in the inline mode. | file:/compare_revisions_en_3.png || ||#
====Appearance==== #|| || 1. Add a site logo. 2. Add a site favicon 3. Select a layout for your site.. | file:/ap_appearance_settings_en.png || ||#
====Registration== 1. When logged in as WikiAdmin , go to page: ##~https://example.com/Registration## #|| ||
//If registration is allowed (off by default):// 1. At the top of a page click "Registration"
| file:/tutorial_registration_1.png || || 2. choose a user name 3. choose a secure password and type in your password twice 4. enter a valid e-mail address (e.g. to get updates on watched pages) 5. type in word you see above 6. click "Register me"
Done. You have registered a new user.
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---- original is located at: ((/Doc/English/Tutorial))