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==Modify the content on an Existing Page==
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==Available Tools==
 
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===Available Tools===
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* [[PageLayout|Page Layout]] helps to standardise the look of pages
 
* [[PageLayout|Page Layout]] helps to standardise the look of pages
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* [[Typographical_Guidelines]] standardises markup for use in translation, either to official manuals (DocBook) or to other languages.
 
* [[Typographical_Guidelines]] standardises markup for use in translation, either to official manuals (DocBook) or to other languages.
  
===Workflow===
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==Workflow==
 
* Select the '''Edit''' tab
 
* Select the '''Edit''' tab
 
* You should see a preview of the page, and the ''Edit box'' below it.
 
* You should see a preview of the page, and the ''Edit box'' below it.
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* Click on '''Save page''' to save your work
 
* Click on '''Save page''' to save your work
  
===Hints and Tips===
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==Hints and Tips====
 
* You can experiment in the [[Sandbox|Sandbox]] page to familiarize yourself with page editing and the wiki markup,
 
* You can experiment in the [[Sandbox|Sandbox]] page to familiarize yourself with page editing and the wiki markup,
  
 
[[Category:Contributing]]
 
[[Category:Contributing]]

Revision as of 19:01, 10 July 2010

Available Tools

  • Page Layout helps to standardise the look of pages
  • Tool Box shows you wiki markup for the effect you need
  • Typographical_Guidelines standardises markup for use in translation, either to official manuals (DocBook) or to other languages.

Workflow

  • Select the Edit tab
  • You should see a preview of the page, and the Edit box below it.
  • Make your changes in the Edit box
  • Write a one-line summary of what you changed in the Summary box
  • Hit the Preview button
  • Check how the page looks like in the preview. If you have included links, hover over them and look at the status bar to see if they are going to take you to the intended location
  • Click on Save page to save your work

Hints and Tips==

  • You can experiment in the Sandbox page to familiarize yourself with page editing and the wiki markup,

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