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== Typical things you'll want to know ==
 
== Typical things you'll want to know ==
  
Redirects:
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Redirects:<br>
 
Redirects are good for handling links to the same page from band name variations such as differences in capitalization or spelling.
 
Redirects are good for handling links to the same page from band name variations such as differences in capitalization or spelling.
To create a redirect click on the broken link and then when prompted edit the new page and enter a redirect command.
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To create a redirect click on the broken link and then when prompted edit the new page and enter a redirect command.<br>
  
 
<nowiki>#REDIRECT [[</nowiki>''name of the target page''<nowiki>]]</nowiki>
 
<nowiki>#REDIRECT [[</nowiki>''name of the target page''<nowiki>]]</nowiki>
  
  
Images:
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Images:<br>
 
If you create a user account you can upload images to insert into your pages.
 
If you create a user account you can upload images to insert into your pages.
Once the file is uploaded you can insert it into your page using the images filename and the following code or paste the file name and then use the picture icon in the toolbar.
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Once the file is uploaded you can insert it into your page using the images filename and the following code or paste the file name and then use the picture icon in the toolbar.<br>
  
 
<nowiki>[[</nowiki>''File:Example.jpg''<nowiki>]]</nowiki>
 
<nowiki>[[</nowiki>''File:Example.jpg''<nowiki>]]</nowiki>

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Typical things you'll want to know

Redirects:
Redirects are good for handling links to the same page from band name variations such as differences in capitalization or spelling. To create a redirect click on the broken link and then when prompted edit the new page and enter a redirect command.

#REDIRECT [[name of the target page]]


Images:
If you create a user account you can upload images to insert into your pages. Once the file is uploaded you can insert it into your page using the images filename and the following code or paste the file name and then use the picture icon in the toolbar.

[[File:Example.jpg]]


Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.

Getting started

To make links to URL's please use http in lowercase in front of the link

To place inline images you have to login and upload the image

internal links to other wiki pages are enclosed between two square brackets

On talk pages place four tildes in order to leave your name and a datestamp (~~~~ = Username) Noisewikiadmin 20:15, 1 September 2007 (PDT)