FamilySearch Research Wiki Upgrade - March 2016

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FamilySearch is currently in the process of upgrading the MediaWiki software that runs the Wiki. Please keep the following in mind regarding this significant change:

  • All information will be kept and put in the new upgraded version of the wiki.
  • Navigation will change from the right side of the screen to the left.
  • Country and State pages will be redesigned for better use.  This redesign will occur as close to the time of the new release as possible, but may not be completed when the upgrade takes place.
  • The URL for the Wiki on the website will be changed for better usability
  • The Rich Text editor will be replaced with Visual Editor.
  • The upgraded version of the Wiki will be editable in all browsers including Chrome.

***To ensure all information is included in the new upgraded version, the Wiki cannot be edited from Monday, March 14, 9am MDT, to Monday, March 21, 9am MDT.***