Tararua Tramping Club

Te rōpū hikoi o te pae maunga o Tararua   -   Celebrating 100 years of tramping

Update the TTC wiki website

  • navigate to the page you want to edit
  • click on the button labelled with a cogwheel () at the top right of the page
  • click on edit (from the top right hand menu)
  • enter the public password, and click login
  • change the text displayed in the text area as required
  • Important - put your name in the author box at the bottom of the editing area
  • enter the reason for the change in the summary box at the bottom of the editing area
  • click Save
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editing this page
Showing this page being edited with Summary and Author boxes
editing this page showing Summary and Author boxes

Editing or formatting a page

  • simply follow the way things are already done on the page
  • it doesn't matter if you make a mistake
    • all changes are saved (click on history (from the top right hand menu) to view changes and restore from previous versions)
  • when editing the following quick reference is displayed at the bottom of the page

Edit quick reference

The following edit quick reference guide to markup is shown at the bottom of the page when editing.

Basic editing - Text formatting rules - Documentation index

Tables: simple - advanced

Paragraphs: for a new paragraph, use a blank line;

Line break: \\ or [[<<]]

-> to indent text, -< hanging text

Join line: \

Lists: * for bulleted, # for numbered, :term:definition for definition lists

Emphasis: ''italics''   '''bold'''   '''''bold italics'''''   @@monospaced@@

References: [[another page]], [[]], [[link"tool tip"|link text]], [[link|+]], [[#anchor]], [[#anchor|link text]]

Signatures: name: ~~~
name and date: ~~~~

Groups: [[Group/Page]] displays Page, [[Group.Page]] displays Group.Page, [[Group(.Page)]] displays Group, [[Group/]] links Group homepage

Separators: !!, !!! for headings, ---- for horizontal line

Prevent formatting: [=...=]

Other: [+big+]   [++bigger++]   [-small-]   [--smaller--]   '^superscript^'   '_subscript_'   {+inserted+}   {-deleted-}

Preformatted: [@...@] or >>pre<<...>><<

Format text

The following examples will help. The 'text' markup is shown in the left column, the formatted result is shown in the right column.

! Heading 1
!! Heading 2
!!! Heading 3
!!!! Heading 4

Heading 1

Heading 2

Heading 3

Heading 4

text '''strong''' ''emphasis'' '''''strong emphasis''''' 
-< hanging indent; '*bold*' '~italic~' 
-> indented text; [[Administration.HowTo|page link]] [[#link|bookmark link]]
* bullet
** indented bullet
# numbered
## indented numbered
%highlight% to highlight%% text

text strong emphasis strong emphasis

hanging indent; bold italic
indented text; page link bookmark link
  • bullet
    • indented bullet
  1. numbered
    1. indented numbered

to highlight text

How do I add a new page?

The home pages of a few groups, e.g. Trip reports, Photos, Weekly activities, In the hills include a form to create a new page in that group.

The normal process is to create a link in an existing page that will refer to the new content, and save the page with the new link. You can use the Site map for this purpose.

[[How to]] or [[New page | new page example]]

How to or new page example?

Then click on the new link to create the new page.

Alternative you can enter the new page in the address bar by changing the URL, e.g. by changing to

See also Links

See also

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