Difference between revisions of "We Have A Wiki?"

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[[File:Meerkats.jpg|300px|thumb|left|Looking for the Wiki. Maybe it's over [[Main Page|here]]?]]
 
[[File:Meerkats.jpg|300px|thumb|left|Looking for the Wiki. Maybe it's over [[Main Page|here]]?]]
  
== What am I to do if I ever find the wiki? ==
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==What am I to do if I ever find the wiki?==
 
Be amazed. Consider yourself lucky! Once you're done celebrating...
 
Be amazed. Consider yourself lucky! Once you're done celebrating...
  
 
Before you lose sight of it, please '''[[Special:RequestAccount|Create an account]]''' or '''[[Special:UserLogin|Log in]]'''.
 
Before you lose sight of it, please '''[[Special:RequestAccount|Create an account]]''' or '''[[Special:UserLogin|Log in]]'''.
  
== Creating an account ==
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==Creating an account==
  
=== Ingredients ===
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===Ingredients===
  
* A username (like "Wikifinder" or "Champion")
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*A username (like "Wikifinder" or "Champion")
* An email address
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*An email address
* A name you use, in society
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*A name you use, in society
* Six sequential words for your bio (like, <code>I think I found the wiki.</code>)
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*Six sequential words for your bio (like, <code>I think I found the wiki.</code>)
* (Optional) An actual bio, for people to read.
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*(Optional) An actual bio, for people to read.
* (Optional) Anything else on the form
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*(Optional) Anything else on the form
  
=== Directions ===
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===Directions===
  
# Open this page in a new tab and submit the form: [[Special:RequestAccount]].
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#Open this page in a new tab and submit the form: [[Special:RequestAccount]].
# Get approved by an admin, see '''"Administrative Assistance"'''.
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#Get approved by an admin, see '''"Administrative Assistance"'''.
# Log in using the info in your email.
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#Log in using the info in your email.
# Success! Now you can edit the wiki.
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#Success! Now you can edit the wiki.
  
=== Administrative Assistance ===
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====Administrative Assistance====
 
After you've created an account, bug someone with admin privileges to look for you in the '''New Accounts Queue''', which is here:    <u>[[Special:ConfirmAccounts]]</u>      . <s>Centuries later</s> Soon, you will get an email asking you to set your new password.
 
After you've created an account, bug someone with admin privileges to look for you in the '''New Accounts Queue''', which is here:    <u>[[Special:ConfirmAccounts]]</u>      . <s>Centuries later</s> Soon, you will get an email asking you to set your new password.
  
== Once you've gotten onto the wiki ==
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==Once you've gotten onto the wiki==
 
Cherish it. Love it. Let it never be neglected again.
 
Cherish it. Love it. Let it never be neglected again.
  
 
Once you've gotten onto the wiki, your new purpose is to ''help others find the wiki''.
 
Once you've gotten onto the wiki, your new purpose is to ''help others find the wiki''.

Revision as of 01:50, 20 January 2019

How do I get on the Wiki?

I heard that the Node has a wiki, but I can't really find it.

Looking for the Wiki. Maybe it's over here?

What am I to do if I ever find the wiki?

Be amazed. Consider yourself lucky! Once you're done celebrating...

Before you lose sight of it, please Create an account or Log in.

Creating an account

Ingredients

  • A username (like "Wikifinder" or "Champion")
  • An email address
  • A name you use, in society
  • Six sequential words for your bio (like, I think I found the wiki.)
  • (Optional) An actual bio, for people to read.
  • (Optional) Anything else on the form

Directions

  1. Open this page in a new tab and submit the form: Special:RequestAccount.
  2. Get approved by an admin, see "Administrative Assistance".
  3. Log in using the info in your email.
  4. Success! Now you can edit the wiki.

Administrative Assistance

After you've created an account, bug someone with admin privileges to look for you in the New Accounts Queue, which is here: Special:ConfirmAccounts . Centuries later Soon, you will get an email asking you to set your new password.

Once you've gotten onto the wiki

Cherish it. Love it. Let it never be neglected again.

Once you've gotten onto the wiki, your new purpose is to help others find the wiki.