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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.  
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp; [[Help:Categorization]]
:*'''How to report:'''<br> this is automatically done.  
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:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.  
 
::*1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.  
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::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
::*8. This category will need a category added to it.  
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::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.  
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
  
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these pages more useful.  
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp; [[Help:Categorization]]
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> this is automatically done.  
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> this is automatically done.  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
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::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
::*8. This category will need a category added to it.  
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::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.  
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 
  
 
== Uncategorized categories (3)  ==
 
== Uncategorized categories (3)  ==
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When files are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When files are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these file more accessible.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these file more accessible.  
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;[[Help:Categorization]]
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.  
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br>  
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::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*6. This takes you to a new page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
 
::*7. This will create a new category to place on your page.  
::*8. This category will need a category added to it.  
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::*8. This category will need an existing category added to it.  
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 
::*9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].
 
  
 
== Uncategorized templates (5)  ==
 
== Uncategorized templates (5)  ==
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:*'''Problem:'''<br> When categories are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Problem:'''<br> When categories are not Categorization they are hard to search.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these categories more useful.  
 
:*'''Why fix:'''<br> This makes these categories more useful.  
:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;  
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:*'''Help links:'''<br>&nbsp;[[Help:Categorization]]
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.  
 
:*'''How to report:'''<br> This is automatically done.  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br> All the red links are uncreated categories.  
 
:*'''Steps to resolve:'''<br> All the red links are uncreated categories.  

Latest revision as of 20:49, 16 May 2014

Maintenance Home > Content > Categorization

Categories - to be determined (priority 3)

  • Help categorize these pages
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
      Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best.
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized pages (3)

  • Help categorize these pages
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
      Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    this is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best.
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized categories (3)

  • Help categorize these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When pages are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    this is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best and place on page between [[ ]]
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need a category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Very large categories (4)

  • Help review these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When Category pages are too large they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these pages more useful.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    The template {{verylarge}} is applied
  • Steps to resolve:
    1. Go to the page
    2 Decide what pages or sub categories can be reorganized and do it.

Uncategorized files (5)

  • Help categorize these files
      
  • Problem:
    When files are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these file more accessible.
  • Help links:
     Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the page for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best, then add to page between [[ ]]
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need an existing category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].

Uncategorized templates (5)

  • 1. Look at the title and the links on the template for hints about a category to use.
  • 2. To see if a category already exists place category:possible name into the search box on upper right.
  • 3. Search the possible categories for the best, if found add to page between [[ ]].
  • 4. If no category fits, place Category:Best name, make sure the words are just what you want it to say, and search.
  • 5. Click on the Red lettered words.
  • 6. This takes you to a new page.
  • 7. This will create a new category to place on your page.
  • 8. This category will need a category added to it.
  • 9. Now go to the page and add the new category between [[ ]].


Wanted categories (5)

  • Help create these categories
      
  • Problem:
    When categories are not Categorization they are hard to search.
  • Why fix:
    This makes these categories more useful.
  • Help links:
     Help:Categorization
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:
    All the red links are uncreated categories.
  • 1. First check to see if another category may fit.
  • 2. Look at the items linked to this page.
  • 3. Do search for other pages or categories in this area to find possible matches to move these pages to.
  • 4. If none are found. Then find what category will fit this category to make it active, and add that category.

Unused categories (5)

  • Help review the need for these categories
      
  • Problem:
    These Categories are not being used at this time.
  • Why fix:
    Only if one of these are a duplicate should they be deleted.
  • Help links:
     
  • How to report:
    This is automatically done.
  • Steps to resolve:


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How
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Cleanup

Out-of-date information 2
8 How to
Citations needed (statements) 3
7
How to
Citations needed (articles) 3
0
How to
Orphaned Pages 3
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How to
Oldest Pages 4
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How to
Long Pages 4
**
How to
Dead-end Pages 4
0 How to

Categorization

(About Categorization)

To be determined 2 0 How to
Uncategorized pages 2
How to
Uncategorized categories
3

How to
Very large categories 4
0 How to
Uncategorized files 5

How to
Uncategorized templates
5

How to
Wanted categories
5

How to
Unused categories
5

How to
Content Needed
Stub articles by region
2

How to
Wanted Pages 2-4

How to
Wanted Files 5

How to
Wanted Templates 5

How to
Other
Unused Files 4

How to
Unused Templates 4

How to