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==Other tutorials==
 
==Other tutorials==
  
Many past training meetings have been recorded. Here are just a few:
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'''CONGRATULATIONS!'''  You have completed the New Wiki Missionary training curriculum and have been assigned to a project.<br>
  
*The second part of each Thursday Support Team meeting is a training session that reviews skills on a rotating basis.  These sessions are recorded under: [[FamilySearch Wiki:Trainings (Recorded)|FamilySearch Wiki:Trainings (Recorded)]].
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'''What are you to do now?'''<br>
  
*The past Wiki Community Project Meetings are also recorded under [[FamilySearch Wiki:Community Projects Meeting|FamilySearch Wiki:Community Projects Meeting]].
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Let us first say that you '''are NOT expected''' to have "understood" or "memorized" everything you learned in training; yet, as a missionary, you '''ARE expected''' to perform the following tasks:
  
==LDS Church - Annual Required Online Courses==
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:* Complete the project assigned to you and sign up for another project.
All employees, volunteers, and LDS Church missionaries are required to take certain courses to ensure we have an understanding of the Church-wide standards of conduct. Click [https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Qp_pnLuGFTbkKW9DFjicaWavsNQUvlCi/view HERE] for more information about these requirements.
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:* Attend all Wiki Missionary and Community Project meetings or listen to the recordings of those meetings.
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:* Perform patrolling.
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:* Report the time you spent on the three aforementioned tasks to your District Leader at the end of each month.
  
== Researching in the Wiki==
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Research_Resources Available '''Research Resources''' in the Wiki]
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'''Where can you go to get help?'''
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/ask/learningViewer/734 A 47-minute How To video: '''FamilySearch Research Wiki: What it Can Do for You!''']  
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--- Related to Wiki Policies, Wiki Patrolling, or WikiText ---
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:* REFER to the Wiki University documentation.
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:* LISTEN to the training recordings found in Yammer > Wiki Missionaries > [https://www.yammer.com/familysearchgroups/#/notes/3368216 New Wiki Missionary Training Reordings].
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:* CHECK OUT the new missionary [[Wiki Training Schedule]] and JOIN "any" one or more classes for a refresher (you can selectively sit through any one of the classes again and again and again...).
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:* POST your question or concern in the Yammer > Wiki Missionaries or Wiki 911 group.
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--- Related to Projects ---
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:* PLAY BACK the [https://www.yammer.com/familysearchgroups/#/files/117712888 recordings] of the Community Project Meetings.
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:* BRING UP your questions or concerns when attending the Community Project meetings.
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:* CONTACT (via Yammer) Project Leaders as listed on the Project instructional page to address specific project "HowTo" or "WhatToDo" questions.
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:* POST your question or concern in the Yammer > Wiki Contributors or Wiki 911 group.
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As a last resort, you can always contact your District Leader to refer you to a "help" resource.  Remember: there is always someone in Yammer that would love to help you, including the training team. Just post your question in any one of the aforementioned Yammer groups (Wiki Missionaries, Wiki 911, or Wiki Contributors) and someone WILL respond.
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==Church - Annual Required Online Courses==
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All employees, volunteers, and Church missionaries are required to take certain courses to ensure we have an understanding of the Church-wide standards of conduct.  Click [https://drive.google.com/file/d/1Qp_pnLuGFTbkKW9DFjicaWavsNQUvlCi/view HERE] for more information about these requirements.
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== Resources in the Wiki==
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:*Available [https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Research_Resources '''Research Resources''' in the Wiki]
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Online_Genealogy_Records_by_Location List of '''Online Genealogy Records''' by Location]
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/search/collection/list List of '''Historical Record Collections''']
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:*A 47-minute How To video: [https://www.familysearch.org/help/helpcenter/lessons/familysearch-research-wiki-what-it-can-do-for-you '''FamilySearch Research Wiki: What it Can Do for You!''']  
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Wiki_Wizard_Videos  A collection of 5 minute videos on how to use the Wiki and research in different countries: '''Wiki Wizard Videos''']
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Wiki_Wizard_Videos  A collection of 5 minute videos on how to use the Wiki and research in different countries: '''Wiki Wizard Videos''']
:*[https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/FS_index.html?v=https://help.familysearch.org/kb/tutorials/en/fsdemos/WikiSearch Search tips - how to search and browse with the help of your Family History Consultant or at a '''Family History Center''' nearest you.]
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:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/Family_History_Library#Family_History_Library_Information '''Family History Library''': Classes and '''Online Webinars''']
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/FamilySearch_Genealogy_Research_Groups FamilySearch '''Online Research Communities and Groups''']
 
:*[https://www.familysearch.org/wiki/en/FamilySearch_Genealogy_Research_Groups FamilySearch '''Online Research Communities and Groups''']
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:*[https://docs.google.com/document/d/1YgBDC4F7GFsJRCMbSLy7ddZlgEmAek3yZ8u-QKgQtKM/edit '''A Reference Guide for using Google Sheets ''']
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== HELPDESK ==
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On occasion, you may need assistance from the FamilySearch Global Service Center, otherwise known as "Helpdesk".  Help for US and Canada users can be had by calling '''<font color="blue">(855) 537-4357 </font color>'''or going to the [https://servicenow.churchofjesuschrist.org/support '''<font color="blue">FamilySearch GSC website</font color>'''].
  
 
==W3 Schools==
 
==W3 Schools==
*More advanced training on coding in HTML is available from [http://www.w3schools.com/ W3 Schools]
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More advanced training on coding in HTML is available from [http://www.w3schools.com/ W3 Schools]
  
 
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Latest revision as of 22:54, 17 February 2021

Other tutorials[edit | edit source]

CONGRATULATIONS! You have completed the New Wiki Missionary training curriculum and have been assigned to a project.

What are you to do now?

Let us first say that you are NOT expected to have "understood" or "memorized" everything you learned in training; yet, as a missionary, you ARE expected to perform the following tasks:

  • Complete the project assigned to you and sign up for another project.
  • Attend all Wiki Missionary and Community Project meetings or listen to the recordings of those meetings.
  • Perform patrolling.
  • Report the time you spent on the three aforementioned tasks to your District Leader at the end of each month.
Help-for-Windows.jpg

Where can you go to get help?

--- Related to Wiki Policies, Wiki Patrolling, or WikiText ---

  • REFER to the Wiki University documentation.
  • LISTEN to the training recordings found in Yammer > Wiki Missionaries > New Wiki Missionary Training Reordings.
  • CHECK OUT the new missionary Wiki Training Schedule and JOIN "any" one or more classes for a refresher (you can selectively sit through any one of the classes again and again and again...).
  • POST your question or concern in the Yammer > Wiki Missionaries or Wiki 911 group.

--- Related to Projects ---

  • PLAY BACK the recordings of the Community Project Meetings.
  • BRING UP your questions or concerns when attending the Community Project meetings.
  • CONTACT (via Yammer) Project Leaders as listed on the Project instructional page to address specific project "HowTo" or "WhatToDo" questions.
  • POST your question or concern in the Yammer > Wiki Contributors or Wiki 911 group.

As a last resort, you can always contact your District Leader to refer you to a "help" resource. Remember: there is always someone in Yammer that would love to help you, including the training team. Just post your question in any one of the aforementioned Yammer groups (Wiki Missionaries, Wiki 911, or Wiki Contributors) and someone WILL respond.

Church - Annual Required Online Courses[edit | edit source]

All employees, volunteers, and Church missionaries are required to take certain courses to ensure we have an understanding of the Church-wide standards of conduct. Click HERE for more information about these requirements.

Resources in the Wiki[edit | edit source]

HELPDESK[edit | edit source]

On occasion, you may need assistance from the FamilySearch Global Service Center, otherwise known as "Helpdesk". Help for US and Canada users can be had by calling (855) 537-4357 or going to the FamilySearch GSC website.

W3 Schools[edit | edit source]

More advanced training on coding in HTML is available from W3 Schools