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Help:Edittools

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If you have not noticed, there is big button section just below the edit box and [Save page] [Show preview] [Show changes] Cancel | Editing help (opens in new window) that looks like...

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See the drop down text box where it says "Click here for more options!"? If you click on that box and scroll down, you will see the options of:

  • Post Template
    • This section is great for when you are working on a talk / discussion page
    • It has a description of proper use of Template:Post at the top
    • It has quick insert buttons for characters that do not work correctly inside this template (|, =, <, >)
    • It has a section to remember how to link to Category and File pages and the layout for the User template to be able to use those easier
    • It has quick insert buttons for Special:ActiveUsers, DDO wiki:Ddowikivip, DDO wiki:Administrators and Template:IRC which are handy for welcome pages.
    • It also has a section at the bottom to make it a little easier to use the Face template.
  • Bind Template
    • Quick insert buttons for the entire template from {{Bind| right through step-by-step to the closing }}
  • Enhancement Templates - simple -
  • Enhancement Templates - one variable -
  • Enhancement Templates - two variables -
  • Enhancement Templates - more variables -
  • Help improve templates
    • This section is a set of quick insert buttons to help you properly mark pages as needing more attention from other members
    • Includes [[Category:Needs Info-Box Pic]]<!-- Reason: -->
      • Allows you to mark a page with a screenshot of the item description as outdated or poor quality and in need of replacement.
    • {{Help improve}} {{Wikify}} {{Update}} {{History|
  • ... Less important stuff....

I hope this makes some of your editing easier! Big Grin