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<span style="font-size:x-large">'''Welcome to GenGuides!'''</span>
  
Consult the [//meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
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GenGuides serves as a shared resource to provide how-to guides for different aspcets of genealogy and family history research. The hope is to provide a place where researchers can work together to share information on different sources. The table of contents below is organized by country and then by region. Frequently as you use a resource you become more familiar with the unique features of the records, how to best locate the individual you are looking for and other information that fellow researchers could benefit from as they set out using a resource. Please browse the pages that have already been created and help us grow by creating your own pages on the resources you know best!
 
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== Getting started ==
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* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
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* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
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* [https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
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* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Localisation#Translation_resources Localise MediaWiki for your language]
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Revision as of 07:38, 20 August 2013

Welcome to GenGuides!

GenGuides serves as a shared resource to provide how-to guides for different aspcets of genealogy and family history research. The hope is to provide a place where researchers can work together to share information on different sources. The table of contents below is organized by country and then by region. Frequently as you use a resource you become more familiar with the unique features of the records, how to best locate the individual you are looking for and other information that fellow researchers could benefit from as they set out using a resource. Please browse the pages that have already been created and help us grow by creating your own pages on the resources you know best!