Gpedia:Editor's index to Gpedia

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This index for editors is intended to help find anything not in the encyclopedia itself, including administration pages such as guidelines, policies, essays, informative, discussion and process pages. See about this index for tips on how to use this, and for instructions on maintaining consistency when editing it. See also Reader's index to Gpedia and Editor's index to Commons.

For a smaller listing of "help" and "how to" pages, see the Help directory. For other useful directories and indexes, see Gpedia:Directories and indexes. See also Gpedia:The Gpedia Library/A–Z.

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  • Edit conflicts:
    • Help:Edit conflict – when two editors simultaneously edit the same page or section
    • Using an edit lock to prevent edit conflict:
      • Gpedia:Edit lock (guideline) – asking other editors to let you do major edits undisturbed
      • Template:In use/doc
      • Bug# 1510 – provide "edit warning" for pages when someone else has just started editing (software change proposal)
    • Bug# 4745 – section edit conflict expands edit box to entire article – proposal to change MediaWiki software behavior when edit conflict involves only a section of a page

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  • FAQs – see Help pages, or specific topics in this index

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  • Messageboxes:
    • Via MediaWiki:
      • Gpedia:Editnotice (how-to guide) – an editnotice appears above the edit window, in edit mode. Anyone can create editnotices for their user and talk pages; elsewhere, only administrators and template editors can do this.
    • Via templates:

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  • Not:
    • Gpedia:What Gpedia is not (WP:NOT) (policy) – it's not a paper encyclopedia, a dictionary, a publisher of original thought, a soapbox, a mirror or a repository of links, images, or media, a blog, webspace provider, or social networking site, a directory, an indiscriminate collection of information, a crystal ball, censored, a battleground, an anarchy, a democracy, a bureaucracy
    • Gpedia:Victim lists (essay)
    • Wikis and similar sites which do allow various types of content that Gpedia does not:

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