Help:Wiki University VisualEditor--Reference list

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Reference list[edit | edit source]

Visualeditor31.PNG Reference list

This procedure is for placing the entire list of all references or footnotes on a page. To place the reference list at the bottom of the page you need to place the cursor there before you click on "References list" on drop down menu.

  1. Click on "Edit" in the tool bar at the top of page. The Visual Editor tool bar will appear.
  2. Place the cursor where you want the list of references or footnotes to appear in the article and click. The cursor will remain in that position.
  3. Then click "Insert" on the Visual Editor tool bar.
  4. Select "More" from the drop down menu to see the rest of the menu.
  5. Click on "References list" and they will appear where you clicked the cursor in a blue box.
  6. Place the cursor on the page where you want the full list of references or footnotes to appear and click.
  7. Next, click on "Reference list" on the drop down menu and the full list of references or footnotes will appear on the page where you placed the cursor.
  8. Click "Save page" in Visual Editor" tool bar.
  9. Enter description in "Summary" box.
  10. Click "Save page" in panel.

Try these out[edit | edit source]

Quick Quiz
  • The default position for placing reference lists is on the bottom of the page.
A. True
B. False
  • Wherever you click on a page is where the complete reference list will appear.
A. True
B. False

  • If you have saved your exercises from lesson 7, place them on your sandbox page at the bottom.