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How to create an account on asprs-gmu.wikidot.com and become a member

1] Go to http://www.asprs-gmu.wikidot.com
2] Click on JOIN link from left panel of the wiki page
3] Enter the required details and click on Submit button
4] After you receive an email Login to the wikidot account
5] Copy the verification code sent by wikidot.com
6] Paste the code in the text box and click on the next button
7] New account is created, a message will pop up
8] To become a member of a particular wikidot.com site, click on the my account link from the right top part of the wiki page
9] Click on the notification link from left panel and you will find all the notifications/invitations
10] Click on accept invitation to become a member of that particular wiki site.
How to change the screen name and add image icon:

1] Go to http://asprs-gmu.wikidot.com site and login there with your current login ID
2] Then click on my account link at right top of your screen and choose Account Summary
3] Click on my profile link from left side menu
4] Then click on change my screen name(New) link at the bottom of the page
5] Now here you can change your screen name.
6] Click on my profile link and choose My buddy icon to upload your image icon

Tips: Users can only change their name twice. The result of screen name change will not be visible immediately everywhere such as forums.

How to attach a file

1] Go to the desired page (Ex. http://asprs-gmu.wikidot.com/test )
2] Click on Files from the bottom of the page
3] Click on the upload a new file
4] Browse to the required file, note down the destination file name and then click on the upload file button
5] Once the file is uploaded, you will see the file details at the bottom of the page

6] Click on the Edit button to add the uploaded file on the wiki page
7] Paste this syntax at the desired location on the wiki page:
[ [file file name | Caption ]]
8] Click on the Save button to save changes

How to create/add a new wiki page and add page tags

1] Go to http://asprs-gmu.wikidot.com site and login there with your current login ID
2] Go to the Add a new page at left panel
3] Enter the name for the new page in the given text box and click on the new page button
4] An editor with Create a new page will come up. If it does not, then a message saying The page doesn't(yet) exist will come up with a create page at the bottom. Click on the create page link and an editor will get created.
5] Write the content you want to display on the page and click on the save button to save the page.
6] If you would like to tag your page, so that others can search for it internally use the Tags option at the bottom of the editor after you have saved your page
7] Preferably choose the tags (accepted as single words or multiple words of less than 20 alphabets for readability and with hyphens only) from one of the general tag categories listed on the left panel under Page Tags. Alternately, create a new page tag- Please create new tags only if the field/discipline is big enough and yet specific, which will attract lot of page traffic- else the page tags get a little confusing. Click Save Tags
How to edit a page

1] Go to the desired page (Ex. http://asprs-gmu.wikidot.com/test )
2] Click on the Edit button at the bottom of the page.
3] An editor will open where more data is added or changes are made
4] Click on the save button once the changes are made
How to create a new thread in the forums

1] Click on the Forum link then click on the General Discussion link
2] click on the create a new thread button
3] Enter new thread details and click on the post button at the bottom.
How to edit/delete or reply a thread in the forum

1] Click on the Forum link then click on the General Discussion link
2] Select the thread to edit/delete
3] Click on the options link at the end of the thread then edit/delete it
4] Click on the reply button to reply the thread and post it
How to create a new post under a thread

1] Click on the Forum link then click on the General Discussion link
2] Select a thread and then click on the new post button
3] Write the new post and post it
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