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= <big>'''Welcome to IAP-Wiki.<br>'''</big> =
<strong>MediaWiki has been installed.</strong>
Consult the [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
'''The definitive resource for pen making of all kinds.'''<br>
== Getting started ==
* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
[[IAP Wiki Interaction|Your IAP&nbsp;account provides access to the IAP -Wiki. &nbsp;Please do not create an account here on IAP-Wiki]].&nbsp; Anyone can read IAP-Wiki, but to edit and contribute, you must be a member of the IAP. If you're not a member, [http://www.penturners.org/forum/register.php click here to join today]. It's easy, fast, and free.
* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
* [https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
= The [[Quick Start|Quick Start]] page shows basic navigation and wiki operation.  =
* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Localisation#Translation_resources Localise MediaWiki for your language]
* [https://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:Combating_spam Learn how to combat spam on your wiki]
If you're new to pen making, take a look at our [[Pen Making Overview|Overview ]]<br>
This Wiki supports many different [[Languages|Languages]].&nbsp; <br>
==== IAP-Wiki Philosophy&nbsp; [[Mission Statement|Mission Statement]]<br>  ====
This Wiki is established to publish&nbsp;information that is gleaned from the message board at IAP and our user community. Our goal is to minimize conjecture and maximize facts to assist&nbsp;pen crafters in the creation of beautiful, useful and reliable writing instruments.
A&nbsp;Wiki is dedicated to the concept of "[http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wabi_sabi Wabi-sabi]" (external link).&nbsp; Everything changes; Nothing is perfect.&nbsp; This is a collaborative project and many people will contribute to it.&nbsp; Expect your words to be edited, added to, and modified.&nbsp; There are many ways to perform the same tasks, and you are invited to publish alternatives.&nbsp; <br>
'''<span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">If you do not see the Navigation menus to the left, Please go to the&nbsp;</span></span>'''[http://www.penturners.org/wiki/Browser_Usage_Information#Firefox_9_and_Chrome_-_Navigation_Bar_Missing]'''[http://www.penturners.org/wiki/Browser_Usage_Information#Firefox_9_and_Chrome_-_Navigation_Bar_Missing <span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);">Browser details</span></span>]<span style="background-color: rgb(255, 255, 0);"><span style="color: rgb(255, 0, 0);"> page for more information.</span></span>'''<br>
Maintained by the International Association of Penturners.
For problems with this web site, contact [http://www.penturners.org/forum/member.php?u=4 Jeff Brown].
== Related Links  ==
*[http://www.penturners.org Main Site] This will take you to the International Association of Penturners (IAP)
*[http://www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ] This link will take you to the MediaWiki Web site Frequently Asked Questions.

Revision as of 19:00, 9 May 2019

MediaWiki has been installed.

Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.

Getting started