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To find information on a topic, enter the topic name in the search box at left, and click Search.
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*Enter the topic name in the search box at left, and click '''Search'''.
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*Click '''Categories''' at left to view all categories on the wiki.
  
More information:
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Note: a second ''experimental'' search box searches all sites of our friends, but note that Google did not yet sufficiently index this wiki - to search the Rigpa Shedra Wiki, use the upper search box.
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* [http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents#For_readers Help for readers]
  

Revision as of 15:56, 5 July 2007

Getting started with the Rigpa Shedra Wiki

The Rigpa Shedra Wiki is an online reference for the Rigpa sangha. It is like an encyclopedia, where you can find information on a wide range of topics. You can use this Wiki to look for information on a topic, and you can also edit the entry for a topic or add a new topic. (Note that all entries will be reviewed by the Wiki editors.)

Readers

To find information on a topic, you can:

  • Enter the topic name in the search box at left, and click Search.
  • Click Categories at left to view all categories on the wiki.

Note: a second experimental search box searches all sites of our friends, but note that Google did not yet sufficiently index this wiki - to search the Rigpa Shedra Wiki, use the upper search box.

For more information, see:

Users and Editors

In brief:

  • To edit the Wiki, you need to have an account. Simply click "log on" and create an account.
  • To create a new page, enter the desired page title into the search box on the left. You will get the option to create a new page.
  • To learn how to use formatting features of a Wiki, you can press 'Edit' on an existing page to learn how others did it.

More information:

Administrators

Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software. The User's Guide contains a complete description of all formatting options that are accessible while editing the Wiki.

Extensions and modifications in use with RigpaWiki