Date: 17 September 2008

This page is still under construction.

Basic link format in pmwiki: [[link (URL)|show text]]. Double left brackets, the link, a vertical line, the text to show, double right brackets.

Internal Linking (links to other pages within wiki)
Same Group - Example
Current Group: PmwikiHelp
Link to:       HideText (a page in this group)
Show text:     How to Hide Text in Page from User
Type in:       [[hideText|How to Hide Text in Page from User]]
What you see:  How to Hide Text in Page from User
Different Group - Example
Current Group: PmwikiHelp
Link to:       WhatsNew (a page in group: Main)
Show text:     What's New
Type in:       [[main/whatsNew|What's New?]]
What you see:  What's New?
Group Home - Example
Current Group: PmwikiHelp
Link to:       Home page of group: GeoGebra)
Show text:     GeoGebra at MTwiki
Type in:       [[GeoGebra/|GeoGebra at MTwiki]]
External Linking (links to webpages outside of wiki)
Same Group - Example
Current Group: doesn't matter
Link to:       URL - the whole address of webpage including http://
Show text:     How to Hide Text in Page from User
Type in:       [[http://mathcasts.org/mtwiki/PmwikiHelp/HideText|How to Hide Text in Page from User]]
What you see:  How to Hide Text in Page from User
Bookmarks - Anchors (making and linking to bookmarks in wiki)
Make Bookmark - Example
Section name:  First Coefficients
Bookmark name: coef1
Type in:       [[#coef1]] First Coefficients
What you see:  First Coefficients   
Link to Bookmark within Current Page - Example
Current Page:  Coefficients (with bookmarked section First Coefficients)
Type in:       [[#coef1|How to Handle First Coefficients]]
What you see:  How to Handle First Coefficients
What happens:  When link is clicked, page will scroll down to the bookmark/anchor for First Coefficients

Comment: YES the links look identical. I assume the "|" and text after are what differentiates anchor from link to anchor ...

Link to Bookmark from Other Page - Example
Current Page:  Factors (in same wiki group)
Page Link:     Coefficients (with bookmarked section First Coefficients)
Type in:       [[coefficients#coef1|Handling First Coefficients]]
What you see:  Handling First Coefficients
What happens:  When link is clicked, Coefficients page will load and page will scroll down to the bookmark/anchor for First Coefficients.

Comment: YES the links look identical. I assume the "|" and text after are what differentiates anchor from link to anchor ...

In a hurry - will move images to their own page soon.

Images (linking to images)
Internal - Uploaded to your Wiki Uploads Folder - Example
Type in:  Attach:pagename (same group)
Type in:  Attach:pagegroup/pagename (different group)
External - URL (http address) - Example
Type in:  [[http://www.thesite.com/path/filename.jpg]]

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