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Da wiki FamilySearch Wiki
Revisão em 11h55min de 28 de janeiro de 2016 por Giuseppemartinengo (discussão | contribs)
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2. Introdução
3. Propósito
4. Tópicos Apropriados
5. Página Principal
6. Página Principal (Cont.)
7. Princípios Orientadores
8. Políticas
9. Condições de uso
10. Manual de Estilo
11. Anatomia dos Artigos
12. Como Contribuir
13. Minhas Preferências
14. Como Editar
15. Como Pesquisar Usando a Wiki
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What is the Wiki?[editar | editar código-fonte]

  • A wiki é um sito web que:
    • Allows collaborative editing by its users
    • Typically does not require editing in HTML
    • Usually has both internal and external links

Wikis were named from the Hawaiian word "wiki" for "quick," because they allow instant updates.

  • The FamilySearch Wiki is a source that contains information for genealogy research:
    • How to find data
    • Where to find data
    • How to analyze and use the data

What are the sources of Wiki content?[editar | editar código-fonte]

  • Original material was from the old Family History Library research outlines
  • Users add material in their areas of genealogical expertise
  • It is constantly being updated by missionaries and other volunteers as new material is released

Why is there a need for the FamilySearch Wiki?[editar | editar código-fonte]

  • Most genealogy wikis are organized around names or families. FamilySearch wiki is focused on research tools.
  • Research sources on FamilySearch are prioritized by free and most helpful sources first.
  • In addition to links to research sources, it provides:
    • Information about events and locations for free help
    • Information about how to search
    • Personal tools
  • The site’s content is not only for beginners but for even the most experienced researcher.

How Do I Get Into the Wiki?[editar | editar código-fonte]

Here are some methods to get to the Wiki

  • Type "" in your browser.
  • Go to and click on Search. You will notice "Wiki" at the bottom of the drop down list.
  • Type a specific country, followed by "genealogy," in your search engine. Then select the familysearch wiki item in the search results.
  • You might also consider creating a bookmark on your browser toolbar or a shortcut icon on your monitor so you can go to the Wiki with one click.[1]

Try these out[editar | editar código-fonte]

Quick Quiz
  • The component of the 1860 census that you would not expect to find in the Wiki is:
A. Links to indexed records by family name
B. Image of a sample record
C. Background information on census process
D. Unique features and problems
E. All of the above
F. None of the above
  • The Wiki is only for beginners in genealogical research.
  • A benefit of the Wiki format is real-time updating.
  • The only way to get to the Wiki is first going to
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  1. To create a shortcut icon, go to the URL at the top of your screen and left click the little paddle lock with https;// While holding down the left button on your mouse, drag the URL to a spot on your monitor and let up on the mouse. An icon should appear on the screen. To put it somewhere else, drag the icon to where you want it on your screen.