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FamilySearch Wiki                            Easy Access Series

Wiki Contributor Quick Start

User Page
Your own user page
Help with your user page

Your own sandbox
Read how to practice editing

Attend the Contributor's Meeting
Join Yammer's FS Wiki Contributors Group

Talk Page
Read about our talk pages
Volunteer Userbox

Add a volunteer userbox
to your user page.

Learn how to set your preferences.

Watch Pages
Learn by
Watching Wiki Articles video
Read about your watchlist

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Go to Linda's sandbox

Welcoming Committee Page FamilySearch Wiki:Welcoming committee/Welcome to FamilySearch Wiki

and from FamilySearch Wiki:Help wanted on the Wiki

Wiki Editor Training[edit | edit source]

Learn all about editing, and get started by adding something to improve the wiki. To learn all about editing in the wiki, click on each of the following in turn and follow the steps there:

Editing in the wiki

  1. Create a FamilySearch Account
  2. Make your first edit to the wiki
  3. Watch tutorial videos
  4. Learn to use a Sandbox page

Talk with other contributors

  1. Join the Contributor Community:
    • On FamilySearch Groups: Request an invitation   |   Go to FS Wiki group 
      (FS Groups requires you to be invited to join; fill out the form to request an invitation, or go directly to the FS Wiki group if you've already joined.)
  2. Learn about Talk pages
  3. Create your Wiki User pageExample One | Example Two | Example Three
  4. Add the Volunteer Userbox to your user page

Enrich your experience

  1. Set your user preferences
  2. Watch your favorite pages