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<td style="border:1px solid lightgrey">[[File:Visualeditor22.PNG|300px|right]]Click "Edit source" and highlight text you want to make either an internal or external link.  The following down down menu appears.  ''(Note: this menu could list possible links you may want to use depending on what you highlighted.)''
 
<td style="border:1px solid lightgrey">[[File:Visualeditor22.PNG|300px|right]]Click "Edit source" and highlight text you want to make either an internal or external link.  The following down down menu appears.  ''(Note: this menu could list possible links you may want to use depending on what you highlighted.)''
*"Search pages" tab is for selecting links to articles within the Wiki.  Suggested articles might be shown.  Otherwise, enter name of article you want to link too.
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*"Search pages" tab is for selecting links to articles within the Wiki.  Suggested articles might be shown.  Otherwise, enter name of article you want to link too. ''(No double square brackets required)''
 
*"External link" tab is for entering the URL of the external link without the square brackets.
 
*"External link" tab is for entering the URL of the external link without the square brackets.
 
*Click "Done" when finished
 
*Click "Done" when finished
*Click "Save page."
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*Click "Save page" in tool bar.
*Fill in "Summary" and then "Save page."
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*Fill in "Summary" and then "Save page" in the drop down menu.
 
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VisualEditor toolbar[edit | edit source]

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Links[edit | edit source]

LinkVE.jpg Links
Visualeditor22.PNG
Click "Edit source" and highlight text you want to make either an internal or external link. The following down down menu appears. (Note: this menu could list possible links you may want to use depending on what you highlighted.)
  • "Search pages" tab is for selecting links to articles within the Wiki. Suggested articles might be shown. Otherwise, enter name of article you want to link too. (No double square brackets required)
  • "External link" tab is for entering the URL of the external link without the square brackets.
  • Click "Done" when finished
  • Click "Save page" in tool bar.
  • Fill in "Summary" and then "Save page" in the drop down menu.

Try these out[edit | edit source]

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Quick Quiz
  • What does the undo arrow allow you to do?
  • The "Search pages" tab is for entering external links.
A. True
B. False
  • The "External link" tab in the drop down menu is for external links.
A. True
B. False
  • You can only use one of the suggested internal links when you click "Search pages"?
A. True
B. False