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Wann Dir de visuellen Editeur teste wëllt ouni een Artikel z'änneren, hei ass eng Säit wou Dir dat maache kënnt. Dir braucht kee Benotzerkont fir de visuellen Editeur op där Säit ze benotzen.

De visuellen Editeur gëtt opgemaach

Fir eng Säit mat VisualEditor z'ännere klickt op den "Änneren"-Tab uewen op der Säit.

D'Opmaache vun der Säit fir z'ännere kann e puer Sekonnen daueren, a méi laang wann d'Säit ganz laang ass.

Wann Dir op den "Quelltext änneren"-Tab klickt da kënnt Dir dee klassesche Wikitext-Editeur benotzen.

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Dir kënnt och de VisualEditor opmaachen an deem Dir op den "änneren" Link vun all Abschnitt klickt
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Fir unzefänken: d'Toolbar vum VisualEditor

Screenshot vun der Toolbar vum VisualEditor
D'Toolbar vu VisualEditor ass uewen um Ecran wann Dir ufänkt z'änneren. Se huet e puer bekannt Iconen:

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Réckgängeg maachen a Widderhuelen vun den Ännerungen déi Dir gemaach hutt.

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Headings pull-down menu: allows you to change how the paragraph is formatted. To change the style of a paragraph, put your cursor in the paragraph and select an item in this menu (you don't have to highlight any text). Section titles are formatted "Iwwerschrëft", and subsections are "Iwwerschrëft 2", "Iwwerschrëft 3", and so on. Den normale Format fir Text ass "Abschnitt".

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Formatting: Clicking the "A" opens a menu.

  • The "Fett" item (B) bolds the selected text.
  • The "Kursiv" item (I) italicizes the selected text.
  • The "Exposant" item (x2) causes the selected text to appear smaller than surrounding text and to be slightly higher than the surrounding text.
  • The "Indice" item (x2) causes the selected text to appear smaller than surrounding text and slightly lower than the surrounding text.
  • The "Duerchsträichen" item (S) adds a solid bar through the selected text.
  • The "Computercode" item (a set of curly brackets: {}) changes the font of the selected text to a monospaced font, which sets it apart from surrounding (proportionally spaced) text.
  • The "Ënnersträichen" item (U) adds a solid line beneath the selected text.
  • The "Sprooch" item (Aあ) allows you to label the language (for example, Japanese) and direction (for example, right-to-left) of the selected text.
  • The final item (VisualEditor MediaWiki theme clear icon bitmap.png), called "Formatéierung ewechhuelen", removes all character formatting from the selected text, including links.

If you have not selected any text, then when you click the "A" to open the menu, and then select an item, that formatting will apply to the text that you start typing, from wherever your cursor is located.


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Linking tool: The chain icon is the linking tool. Clicking on it (usually after selecting some text) opens the link dialog.

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Zitat menu: The "Zitat" menu is used to add inline citations (also called "footnotes" or "references"). All projects have access to "Einfach" reference formatting and the ability to "Nees-benotzen" citations, using this menu. This menu also gives you quick access to local citation templates, if these are enabled on your wiki.

(Instructions for adding local citation templates to the Zitat menu at a specific wiki are available at VisualEditor/Citation tool.)


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Zitat button: If the citoid service is enabled on your wiki, then you will see a "Zitat" button instead of a Zitat menu.

The citoid service tries to fill out citation templates automatically.


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Lëschten & Indentatioun. Déi éischt zwee Elementer erlaben Iech den Text entweder als "Lëscht mat Punkten" oder als "Numeréiert Lëscht" ze formatéieren. Déi lescht zwee Elementer erlaben Iech fir den Niveau vun der Indentatioun vun Elementer vun der Lëscht erof- oder eropzesetzen.

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Drasetzen: De Menü "Drasetzen" kann op eenzelne Projeten ënnerschiddlech sinn. Hei drënner ass eng Lëscht vun allen Optiounen déi méiglech sinn.
  • The "Medien" icon (a picture of mountains) opens the media dialog.
  • The "Schabloun" icon (a puzzle piece) allows you to edit templates.
  • The "Bemierkung" item (a speech balloon) allows you to insert comments that are not visible to readers; these comments can be seen only when in edit mode and are then indicated by an exclamation mark icon.
  • The table item allows you to insert a table.
  • The "Gallerie" icon (a set of photos) allows you to insert a gallery to the page.
  • The "Formel" icon (Σ) opens the formula inserter dialog.
  • The "Hieroglyphen" icon (an ankh symbol - ☥) allows you to enter the hieroglyphics inserter. (See below.)
  • The "Lëscht vun de Referenzen" icon (three books) opens a dialog in which you can specify where will references be displayed to the reader. Usually this only needs to be done once on every page.

Special character insertion: The "Spezialzeechen" (Ω) icon on the "Drasetzen" menu, when clicked, displays a dialog showing many special characters. By clicking on a specific character, you place it into the text. These special characters include some standard symbols, accents, and mathematical symbols. (Dës Lëscht ka lokal individualiséiert ginn. Kuckt VisualEditor/Special characters fir Instruktiounen.)
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The Edit notices button displays any notices for the page.

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De Menü Optioune vun der Säit ass lenks vum Knäppchen "Säit späicheren". An dësem Menü sinn Optioune fir d'Säitenastellungen ze ajustéieren, wéi zum Beispill ob d'Säit eng Viruleedung ass, oder wéi se indexéiert ass; fir Kategorien derbäizesetzen, z'änneren oder ze läschen; an, mat Hëllef vum "Sprooch"-Element, d'Lëscht vun den Artikelen iwwer deeselwechte Sujet an den anere Sproochen, ze gesinn. Dir kënnt och ëmschalten (just an eng Richtung) vum VisualEditor op de klassesche Wikitext-Editeur ouni d'Ännerungen déi Dir scho gemaach hutt ze verléieren.

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The Op Ännere vum Quelltext wiesselen button is next to the Säit späicheren button. It allows you to switch to the wikitext editor.

Ännerunge gi gespäichert

Wann Dir fäerdeg sidd mat änneren, da klickt op de bloe Knäppchen "Säit späicheren" an der Toolbar. Wann Dir keng Ännerunge gemaach hutt, dann ass de Knäppche ausgeschalt (gro). Fir all Är Ännerungen ofzebriechen, maacht just d'Fënster vun Ärem Browser zou.
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D'Klicke vum grénge Knäppchen "Säit späicheren" mécht en Dialog op. Dir kënnt dann e kuerze Resumé vun Ären Aktiounen aginn, Är Ännerung als kleng markéieren an d'Säit op Är Iwwerwaachungslëscht dobäisetzen. D'Këscht fir de Resumé entsprécht dem Feld Resumé: am Wikitext-Editeur.

Dir kënnt Är Ännerungen och nokucken duerch d'Benotze vum "Kuckt Är Ännerungen no"-Knäppche fir sécher ze sinn datt si och esou funktionéiere wéi geduecht, ier Dir se späichert. Dat ass ähnlech wéi beim Knäppchen "Ännerunge weisen" am Wikitext-Editeur.

De Knäppchen "Virufuere mat Änneren" bréngt Iech zréck op d'Säit déi Dir am Gaang waart z'änneren. Dir kënnt all Är Ännerunge méi spéit späicheren.

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Linke gi geännert

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Linke kënne mat der "Link"-Ikon (Elementer vun enger Ketten) aus der Toolbar dobäigesat ginn oder duerch d'Benotze vun der Ofkierzung Ctrl+K (oder Command+K op engem Mac).

If you select (highlight) text and then press the "Link" button, that text will be used in creating the link. For a link that involves just one word, you can either select that word or just put the cursor within that word.


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Wann Dir entweder de Knäppchen oder d'Ofkierzung benotzt geet een Dialog op an deen Dir de Link tippe kënnt.

VisualEditor will try to help with internal links by looking for likely matches.


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Once you have entered or selected the link, you complete the linking process by pressing Enter or by pressing the "Fäerdeg" button. Your link will immediately appear on the page, but as with other changes to the page, it will not be saved until you save the entire page.

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To link to a web page on another website, the process is similar: Choose the "Externe Link" tab, and enter a URL in the box.

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Extern Linken ouni Etikett gesinn esou aus: [1]. You can add these by placing your cursor away from any word (e.g., after a space). Maacht de Link-tool duerch d'Klicken op de Knäppchen op oder benotzt den Tasturkierzel. Type the URL in the box, and click the "Fäerdeg" button to insert the link.

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To change or remove an existing link, click within the text for that link, then press the "Link" icon that appears near it. The dialog will appear, for editing. (You can also get to the dialog with the Ctrl+K keyboard shortcut.) When a link is selected, it appears as blue framed.

In the link editing dialog, you can then change where the link goes. You can also remove the link altogether by pressing the "Ewechhuelen" button in the lower left corner of the dialog. You can also open the link's target in another window by clicking on the link in the context menu. (You might want do this to check if an external link is valid.)

If you want to exit the link label (the text displayed as a link) or continue to write after this link, you can press :

  • press it once will escape the link editing dialog and put your cursor at the end of the element linked (blue framed, to edit this element)
  • press it twice will put the cursor after the element linked, ready to type the rest of your text

To edit the link label of an existing link, click within the link label and type the new one. But if you want to replace the entire label, please note:

  • If you have selected (highlighted) the entire link label, the link will be deleted by typing any key. You may link it from start.
  • To keep the link directly, you may click within that link label, use backspace and delete key without pressing it once more than necessary, and a narrow blue link area will remain there. Now you may type in the new label for the kept link.

Referenze gi geännert

For further information, see Help using citation templates or Help using citoid's Cite button

Determining which system is in place

Your wiki may use one of three footnote systems. The one shown on the right is the simplest system, where the "Zitat" menu does not include any citation templates. If your wiki uses this system, then everything you need to know about footnotes is on this page.
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The second system has the same type of "Zitat" menu, but with several popular citation templates set up for quick access. If your wiki uses this system, then you will find more details at Help:VisualEditor/User guide/Citations-Templates.
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In the third system, you again start by clicking the Cite button. Then a dialog box opens, which includes an automatic citation process using the citoid service. If your wiki uses this system, you will find more details at Help:VisualEditor/User guide/Citations-Full.
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Eng Referenz déi et scho gëtt änneren

To edit an existing reference, click on it where it appears in the text (usually as a bracketed number). You will see either a "Einfach" icon (bookmark) or an icon (and name) for the template that was used to create this reference. In either case, clicking on the "Edit" button will open a dialog where you can edit the reference.
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For the "Einfach" icon, clicking "Edit" opens the Reference dialog. To start changing the reference information, click on it.

Many wikis use templates to format references. If a template is used in your reference, then when you move your pointer over the reference information, all the information in that field will be highlighted .

If a template was used and you click on the reference information, then the Schabloun icon (puzzle piece) will appear with some information. Click on the "edit" button to edit the content of the template in the template mini-editor dialog.

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If what appears when you click on a reference is an icon for a standard template for citations (an example is at right), then clicking "Edit" will open the template mini-editor dialog.
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Inside the template mini-editor, you can add or remove types of information or change current content. Only fields (template parameters) that have content will show, initially. To add fields, click on "Méi Informatiounen derbäisetzen" at the bottom of the mini-editor.
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Klickt op "Ännerungen uwennen" wann Dir fäerdeg sidd.
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Eng Referenz déi et scho gëtt erëmbenotzen

If the page already contains a citation that applies to the text you want to source, then you can choose to re-use that existing citation.

To re-use an existing reference, place your cursor in the body of the text where you want to add a new reference (number) for that citation. Then click on the "Nees-benotzen" item from the "Zitat" menu.

(Note: If your wiki has the third footnote system described above, you'll see a "Re-use" tab, in a dialog, instead of a "Re-use" item on the "Zitat" menu.)

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In the Referenz dialog, look at the list for the reference you want to reuse, and select it. If there are many references, you can use the search box (labeled "An den aktuellen Zitater sichen") to list only those references that include certain text.
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Eng nei Referenz derbäisetzen

To add a citation using the "Zitat" menu, place your cursor where you want to add it in the text. Then select the appropriate citation type in the menu.
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Using the "Basic" citation

Shown here is what you will see if you select the "Einfach" item.

In the Reference editor, you can add your citation, including formatting.

You can make the reference belong to a given group, although normally this is left blank. (This option is used to display groups of references with the "Lëscht vun de Referenzen" tool.)

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In the Reference dialog, if you want to include a citation template, or any other template, in your new reference, click the Schabloun icon (puzzle piece) in the "Drasetzen" toolbar menu within the Reference editor.
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Then, look for the template you want to use, add it and edit it as you would any other template. (See the Editing templates section, below, if you need more information about templates.)

After you're done editing your new template, click on "Ännerungen uwennen" to return to the Reference editor, and "Ännerungen uwennen" again to return to the page you're editing.

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If there isn't already a list of references on the page (for example, if you're adding the first reference for the page), you need to specify where the list of references, and their text, will be displayed to the reader.

Place the cursor where you want to display the references list (usually at the bottom of the page), open the "Drasetzen" menu and click the "Lëscht vun de Referenzen" icon (three books).

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If you are using several groups of references, which is relatively rare, you can specify the group in this dialog. Only the references that belong to that group will be displayed on the page at the location where you are placing the group.

De leschte Schrëtt am Dialog vun der Referenzlëscht, ass d'Klicke vun "Drasetzen".

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Standard Citatiouns-Schablounen gi benotzt

Your local wiki may have added extra citation templates to the "Zitat" menu. If so, you have quick access to the most-used citation templates for your wiki. (Instructions for adding extra citation templates to your local wiki are available at VisualEditor/Citation tool.)
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Clicking on a template icon such as "Cite book" will take you into the template mini-editor for that template. Important information fields may be marked with an asterisk. While the most common fields will be shown, not all of them are required.
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To add more parameters, scroll down in the template mini-editor and click on the "Méi Informatiounen derbäisetzen" option.

Click on "Drasetzen" when you're done.

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Ännere vu Biller an anere Mediefichieren

Biller änneren

To add a new image (or another type of media file) to the page, click the "Medien" icon (a picture of mountains) in the "Drasetzen" menu. The image will be added wherever your cursor is.
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Clicking the "Medien" icon opens a dialog that automatically searches Wikimedia Commons and your local wiki for media files related to the title of the page you're editing.

You can change the search by changing the text in the dialog's search box.

Klickt op e Miniaturbild fir e Fichier erauszesichen.

Dëst setzt d'Bild op d'Säit déi Dir ännert.

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After the image you selected is inserted into the page, another dialog will open. This dialog allows you to add and edit the caption of the image. The caption can contain formatting and links.
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The media dialog also allows you to add alternative text captions, to help users who use screen readers, or who have disabled image display.
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You can also set various parameters for the image in the "Erweidert Astellungen" window. These include the alignment, the type, and size of the image.
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Wann Dir fäerdeg sidd da klickt "Ännerungen uwennen" fir den Dialog zouzemaachen an zréck op d'Ännere vun der Säit ze goen.
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For an existing image, you can add or edit a caption or other settings by clicking on the image, then clicking on the "Medien" icon that appears below the picture.

You can resize an existing image by clicking on it, then moving the resize icon (the two-headed arrow on one or both bottom corners).

Dir kënnt och e Bild zéien a fale loossen méi uewen oder méi ënnen op der Säit.

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Uploading images

You can upload images from a tab in the media dialog.
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Click the "Upload" tab and select an image from your computer. You can type the file name, or drag an image into the box.
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You need to describe the image and add categories to it so that other people can find it.
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The image will be inserted into the page when you are done.
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Mediegalerien änneren


To edit an existing gallery in the visual editor, click that gallery. Then, near the bottom of the gallery, click the gallery icon (a set of photos). This brings up the gallery editor, with the full list of images included in the gallery.
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The gallery editor is currently a simple box that allows you to edit existing galleries using wikitext markup. To add a new image to an existing gallery, type the file name, followed by a bar (|) and the caption for that image. You must put each image in the gallery on its own line. Dir kënnt dës Lëscht ännere fir Biller ewechzehuelen oder ze re-arrangéieren oder Erklärungen z'änneren.

When you click the "Fäerdeg" button, you will exit the gallery editor. You should then see your changes, with the gallery as it will now appear to readers.

Remember that exiting the gallery editor does not save your changes. As with other changes made using the visual editor, you must save the entire page in order to save your work.

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Editing templates

Starting

Fir eng nei Schabloun op d'Säit derbäizesetzen, placéiert de Curseur do wou Dir wëllt datt d'Schabloun dragesat gëtt, a klickt op d'Icon "Schabloun" (Puzzle-Stéck) am "Drasetzen"-Menü.
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Tippt den Numm vun der Schabloun déi Dir drasetze wëllt. Wann Dir en an der Lëscht gesitt da klickt op hiren Numm. Da klickt "Schabloun derbäisetzen".
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You can also edit a template that is already on the page. When you click on the template to select it, it turns blue, and a box appears with an "Schabloun" icon (puzzle piece). Then click on the "Änneren" link.
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Some templates are not visible to someone reading a page. In the visual editor, such hidden templates are shown as puzzle icons.
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When you select the icon, the context menu is displayed, and you can edit the template.
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Template parameters

When you add a new template or open an existing one, the visual editor opens the "An dëser Säit dran" dialog. What you see depends upon whether the visual editor knows extra information about that template, called TemplateDataExtension:TemplateData.

The template shown here has no TemplateData set up for it. The dialog shows a link to documentation for the template. You can read the documentation to figure out if the template has any parameters (fields), and what goes in each field. Use numbers as the name for each nameless parameter. The first un-named parameter is named 1, the second is named 2, and so forth.
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If a template has been updated to contain TemplateData information, then the dialog will show a list of individual (named) parameters.
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For an existing template, you can edit the parameters shown in the dialog, and you can add parameters by clicking "Méi Informatiounen derbäisetzen", at the very bottom of the dialog.
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When a template embeds other templates, these sub-templates will appear inside the parameters that display them. They can be edited or removed inside the parameter field.

New sub-templates are added by following the steps for adding a parameter. You may need to check the template documentation to make sure that the sub-template is supported.

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Finishing

When you have finished editing a template, click "Ännerungen uwennen" to close the dialog and return to editing the main page.
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Schablounen ersetzen

When a template must be substituted, type subst: (colon included) before the template's name.

Autocompletion doesn't work with subst:. If you want to use autocompletion, first find the template you are looking for, and then add subst: in front of the template name.

Klickt duerno op de grénge Knäppchen "Schabloun derbäisetzen".

Add any parameters as usual and click "Drasetzen".

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You will see the template expand on the page after you click "Ännerungen uwennen".
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Editing lists

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You can use the visual editor to create lists, or to change the format of an existing list. There are two types of lists: unordered (bullet) and ordered (numbered).

To start a new list, just click on one of the two menu items shown here. Or, if you already have typed the list (on separate lines), select (highlight) the list you have typed, then click on one of the menu items.


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Shown here are examples of the two types of lists: unordered (bullet) and ordered (numbered).

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If you want to change the indentation level of part of an existing list, select the part of the list that you want to change.

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Then use the menu, or press the Tab key. (The Tab key increases indentation; use the shift key plus the Tab key to decrease indentation)

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Here is the result of increased indentation.

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You can even mix ordered (numbered) and unordered (bullet) lists, if the list items have different indentations.

Tabellen änneren

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You can use the visual editor to insert and change tables.

You can even import a table by dragging a comma-separated value (.csv) file from your computer into the main editing window.


When you click on "Table", in the "Drasetzen" menu, the visual editor inserts a blank four-by-four table.

Now the "Table" menu is available. From that menu, you can add a caption to the top of the table.

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To select a cell, click it once.
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To edit the contents of the cell (for example, to add content or to correct a spelling error), double click in the cell. Or you can select the cell and then press Return.

To end your editing of a cell, just click elsewhere.

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You can add or delete a column or a row.

You can merge cells: Select them, then from the Table menu, click on "Merge cells".
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If you merge cells, only the text in one cell is kept; any text in the other cells is deleted when you merge the cells. If you decide that you wanted some or all of the text that was deleted, use the Undo button, move or copy the text you want, then merge the cells again.
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You can also split cells that were previously merged. All the content that was in the merged cell will remain in the first cell when you do the split. You can then cut and paste text to other cells, if you want.
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Kategorien änneren

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To edit categories, on the "Optioune vun der Säit" menu, click the "Kategorien" item.

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Clicking on "Kategorien" opens a dialog that lists existing categories and allows you to add new ones, and to delete existing categories.

You also have the option of setting or changing the general (default) sorting key, which determines where the page appears when listed with other pages in the same category.

For example, the default sorting key for the article "George Washington" is "Washington, George". In the category "Presidents of the United States", the article is listed under the letter "W", not the letter "G".


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To add a category for a page, type the name of the category into the field "Eng Kategorie derbäisetzen". As you type, the visual editor will search for possible matching, existing categories. You can either select an existing category, or you can add a category that doesn't yet have its own category page. (Until that category page is created, your new category will show as a red link after you save all your editing changes.)

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Fir eng Kategorie ewech ze huelen klickt op se a klickt op d'"Ewechhuelen"-Icon (Drecksback) am Dialog deen opgeet.

Clicking on a category also allows you to specify a sorting key for that specific category. Such a sorting key overrides the default sorting key.


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Klickt "Ännerungen uwennen" wann Dir fäerdeg sidd mam Ännere vun de Kategorien fir zréck op de Säitenediteur ze goen.

Säitenastellungen änneren

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To edit a page's settings, click to open the "Optioune vun der Säit" menu, in the toolbar, and select the "Astellunge vun der Säit" button.

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De Knäppchen "Astellunge vun der Säit" mécht en Dialog op dee verschidden Optioune weist.

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You can make a page a redirect to another page by checking the "Dës Säit viruleeden op" checkbox, and then typing the name of the page to which you want to send the reader who tries to go to the page that you're editing.

At the bottom is the option to prevent page renames from updating this redirect. This is very rarely used.


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You can change whether the page shows a Table of Contents by selecting one of these three buttons. The default option is "Wann néideg", which shows a Table of Contents if there are three or more headings.

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Dir kënnt dofir suergen datt nieft den Iwwerschrëfte vun all Abschnitt keen ¨änneren"-Link gewise gëtt, wann Dir dës Këscht markéiert.

VisualEditor Apply Changes-lb.png
Klickt "Ännerungen uwennen" wann Dir fäerdeg sidd mam Ännere vum Optioune vun der Säit fir zréck op de Säitenediteur ze goen.

Mathematesch Formelen änneren

To add a new mathematical formula to the page, place your cursor where you want it to be inserted, and click on the "Formel" icon ("Σ") in the "Drasetzen" menu on the toolbar.
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A window will open in which you can type the formula, using LaTeX syntax. the visual editor will update the formula as you type it, so you can see how it will look as you make changes. Once you are happy with the formula, click the "Fäerdeg" button.
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To edit an existing mathematical formula on the page, click on it and then click on the "Σ" icon that appears. This will open up the formula window, where you make changes.
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Mathematical formulae can be placed inline or centered as a block.
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Gedichter an aner speziell Elementer änneren

E puer Elementer, wéi Gedichter oder Musikpartiture ginn nach net vu VisualEditor ënnerstëtzt.
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In most cases, the existing items can be edited, but new ones cannot be inserted in the visual editor.
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You can not add an automatic datestamp to a page in the visual editor.

Until they are fully supported, you can copy an existing one from another page, or edit the source wikitext directly.

Switching between the visual and wikitext editors

To switch from the visual editor to the wikitext editor, click the [[ ]] button on the far right of the toolbar.

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If you've done any editing, you'll be asked whether you want to keep your changes. Normally you'll click on "Keep changes".

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You'll see a diff. (If you clicked on "Discard changes", you'll just see wikitext, ready to edit with the wikitext editor.)

Scroll down, and you'll see the wikitext editing area.

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You can also switch from the wikitext editor to the visual editor. To do that, click the pencil icon on the far right of the toolbar.

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After you click the pencil icon, if you've done any editing you'll be asked whether you want to keep your changes. If you click "Keep changes", you'll go to the visual editor. If you click "Discard changes", you'll be asked to confirm that is what you want to do (click on "Leave Page" to confirm) before the visual editor will start.

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Tastatur-Ofkierzungen

Many editors are used to entering wikitext directly, especially bold, italics and wikilinks. Keyboard shortcuts allow to quickly insert similar formatting without having to use toolbar items. Here are the common general shortcuts in the visual editor:

PC-Ofkierzung Aktioun Mac-Ofkierzung

Ctrl+B Fett Cmd+B

Ctrl+I Kursiv Cmd+I

Ctrl+K Link drasetzen Cmd+K

Ctrl+X Erausschneiden Cmd+X

Ctrl+C Kopéieren Cmd+C

Ctrl+V Drasetzen Cmd+V

Ctrl+Z Zrécksetzen Cmd+Z