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This page and the contents of the Help namespace cover the Wiki software used on this server: Mediawiki.
 
This page and the contents of the Help namespace cover the Wiki software used on this server: Mediawiki.
If you are new to Wikis and MediaWiki in particular then you should consult the official '''[http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents Mediawiki Handbook]''' for information on using this wiki. Users of other wikis (e.g. DokuWiki/JD-Wiki) should make themself familiar with the slightly different [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Wikitext_reference text formatting and wikitext syntax].
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:If you are new to the use of '''''Wikis''''' and its simple markup to create pages, then you can use the:
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:*[[Help:Cheatsheet|JDOC's Wiki Cheatsheet]] to learn the basic syntax commands.
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:For a more detailed use of Mediawiki software, you should consult the official:
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:*'''[http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents Mediawiki Handbook]'''  
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Users of other wikis (e.g. DokuWiki/JD-Wiki) should make themselves familiar with the slightly different [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Wikitext_reference text formatting and wikitext syntax].
  
 
==Recommended readings==
 
==Recommended readings==
 
'''Please read the [http://help.joomla.org/files/Editorial%20Style%20Guide%20v1.0.5.pdf Joomla! Editorial Style Guide]''' and have a look at our list of '''[[Project:W2W|Words to Watch]]'''.
 
'''Please read the [http://help.joomla.org/files/Editorial%20Style%20Guide%20v1.0.5.pdf Joomla! Editorial Style Guide]''' and have a look at our list of '''[[Project:W2W|Words to Watch]]'''.
* List of  [[local wiki templates]] that can be used in your wiki pages.  [[:Category:Wiki Templates|Wiki Templates]] reduce repetition, [[:Category:Typing-aid templates|typing]], and are the basis of [[Modular Documentation]].
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{{JDOC:Local wiki references}}
* List of [[local wiki extensions]] that have been installed on this wiki.  Extensions provide additionally functionality to the wiki such as [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi syntax highlighting], [http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Extension:ImageMap image maps], and [[Special:Linksearch|link search]].
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* List of [[local interwiki links]] that are available on this wiki.  These provide useful shortcuts to creating URLs to other websites including the Joomla! forum, help screens and issue tracker; as well as links to the [http://php.net/manual PHP documentation] or [[wikipedia:Main_Page|Wikipedia]].
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'''Wiki Manual''':
 
'''Wiki Manual''':
 
* [[Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Extended_image_syntax|Extended [Image:] syntax]]
 
* [[Wikipedia:Wikipedia:Extended_image_syntax|Extended [Image:] syntax]]
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* Support for '''emailing users''' through the wiki (email address not shown to the user)
 
* Support for '''emailing users''' through the wiki (email address not shown to the user)
  
[[Category:Help pages that could be improved]]
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[[Category:Documentation Working Group|Contents]][[Category:Documentation Wiki Information|{{PAGENAME}}]]

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