Help:Wiki University VisualEditor--VisualEditor toolbar (Part 3)

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VisualEditor toolbar[edit | edit source]


VisualEditor in detail - Part 1[edit | edit source]

Visualeditor16.PNG Special character

By clicking on this character, a panel appears with a list of letters and symbols used in non-English languages. For example you can find letters such as é which are used in French, etc. A list appears just to the left of the drop down panel so you can go to the language you are working with without have to go through the list of characters to find it.

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Mainpage25.PNG Undo arrow
  • Options - There are three options under this button
    • Page settings
      • Redirect this page to - ????????????????????
      • Prevent this redirect being updated when target page is moved - ???????????????????
      • Show the Table of Contents - You can allow whether the table of contents is displayed.
      • Disable the edit links next to each heading on this page - can prevent the [edit|edit source] from showing up beside each heading.
    • Advanced settings
      • Let this page be indexed by search engines - ???????????????
      • Show a tab on this page to add a new section - ???????????????????
    • Categories
      • Categories - List of categories that this page is listed under and allows to add another category if needed.
      • Options - Name that this page is sorted by or the name of the page.
    • Languages - Pages in other language Wikis that this page has been linked too, or the translation of this page in another language Wiki.
  • Page settings - Same as Page settings as explanated above under Options.
  • Advanced settings - Same as Advanced settings as explanated above under Options.
  • Categories - Same as Categories as explanated above under Options.
  • Languages - Same as Languages as explanated above under Options.
  • Switch to source editing - Change to editing in Wikitext.
  • Keyboard shortcuts - list a many operations that can be done with the keyboard rather than the mouse.

Mainpage27.PNG Save page Saves any and all edits made to the page since the last time you clicked Save page.

Try these out[edit | edit source]

Quick Quiz
  • What does the undo arrow allow you to do?
A. Fix a mistake.
B. Reverse a link entered incorrectly
C. Fix a page that was messed up by someone else but no other edits have been made since then.
D. All of the above.
  • How many kinds of headings are there?
A. 4
B. 5
C. 6
D. 7
  • Where can the Page title header be used on a page?
A. Anywhere
B. Next to the last header
C. Only on Tuesdays
D. None of the above
  • To make some text bold, where do you click?
A. Paragraph
B. Numbered list
C. Links
D. None of the above
  • To make a list with bullet points, you click on?
A. Text style
B. Can only do it in Wikitext
C. Bullet list
D. All of the above
  • To remove bullet points from a list you just created, you click on?
A. Bullet lists
B. Numbered lists
C. Can only do it in Wikitext
D. None of the above.