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MeetingPlace ID: 6804; Dial-in number: 877-453-7266 '''9:00–10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays''' ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 mountain time]).  
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Click to [http://meetingplace.ldschurch.org/a/307f32661e7dc26011b9f36cf0e99ed4 join the meeting] MeetingPlace ID: 6804, '''9:00–10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays''' ([http://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/city.html?n=220 mountain time]).
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*Enter the meeting ID: 6804 and click '''Attend Meeting'''
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*Sign in as a Guest
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*Select the desired "Connect Me" options, enter your phone number, and MeetingPlace will call you.
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*Click the '''Connect button'''
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*Once you answer, press 1 to join the meeting
  
 
*You can join up to 10 minutes early. Otherwise, you get a message that the meeting doesn't exist.  
 
*You can join up to 10 minutes early. Otherwise, you get a message that the meeting doesn't exist.  
 
*Meetings will be recorded. Nice if you were unable to attend "live".  
 
*Meetings will be recorded. Nice if you were unable to attend "live".  
 
*First time? Before the meeting, run the [https://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/browsertest.asp?SessionID=GDadfjgdncdNiFhnhiijhbbhDg&Language=000 MeetingPlace Test] to be sure you can participate on your phone and computer.
 
*First time? Before the meeting, run the [https://chqmpweb1.ldschurch.org/mpweb/scripts/browsertest.asp?SessionID=GDadfjgdncdNiFhnhiijhbbhDg&Language=000 MeetingPlace Test] to be sure you can participate on your phone and computer.
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=== 10 Jan 2012 ===
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== &nbsp;Agenda ==
  
 
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UGA members who live in Utah and people who signed up in Logan last October have been invited to this first community meeting for the Utah Project. <br>  
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Anyone new to this meeting? <br>  
  
 
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all of you who want to help others by making the Utah pages more interesting and useful on the Wiki.<br>  
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... everyone attending this meeting. "We are smarter than me." Together, we'll share ideas that will make the Utah pages more interesting and useful on the FamilySearch Wiki.<br>  
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== News and Events  ==
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*UGA Virtual Meeting, Thursday, Jan 19th at 7:00 p.m. This week is ''FamilySearch Wiki: Exploring Its Treasures'' with Wilma Adkins
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*Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27. This meeting is cancelled for that week and will resume on Wednesday, Feb 1 a 9:00 a.m.
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== &nbsp;Review of last meeting  ==
  
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*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah|Utah Wiki project]] overall objectives.
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In last meeting, someone suggested that the Catalog to Allen County Public Library should also be linked to the county pages.
  
*[[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah|Utah Wiki project]] overall objectives, tasks, etc.
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*We need a volunteer to check out their catalog, so it can be linked from each county (and preferrably also from each topic within the county).
*Sign up and get support. Contact Joy at 801-240-4419 for help with this. She'll also help you '''create your user page''' and get started.
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**Liz Snow volunteered
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*Once that is done, [[User:AdkinsWH|Wilma]] can create instructions so links can be put in each county/topic.
  
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*Look at the [[FamilySearch Wiki:WikiProject Utah Experimental County|County experimental page]]
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*Using "templates" for repeated content in counties
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== Future meetings ==
  
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Meetings will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. (rather than Tuesdays).
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*No meeting during Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27.
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Agendas will include: <br>
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Agendas will include:  
  
 
*'''Accomplishments and progress'''  
 
*'''Accomplishments and progress'''  
 
*'''Updates and follow up'''  
 
*'''Updates and follow up'''  
**Clarify instructions. Help us understand what was REALLY wanted.
 
**Let's make it safe for each other to make mistakes, to learn from them, and to fix them. It's a great learning opportunity!
 
 
*'''Idea share:''' Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.  
 
*'''Idea share:''' Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.  
*'''Training and Training Requests'''  
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*'''Training requests'''  
*'''Business/Announcements'''. We'll tell you of any issues and changes with the Wiki, such as:
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*'''News and events'''
 
 
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'''Save page''' is inconsistent. If you get the "Sorry!...." message, simply '''Save page''' again -- and again until it works. (For me, frequently on the second time.)<br>
 
  
 
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[[Category:WikiProject_Utah]]

Latest revision as of 04:07, 24 January 2012

Click to join the meeting MeetingPlace ID: 6804, 9:00–10:00 a.m. on Tuesdays (mountain time).

  • Enter the meeting ID: 6804 and click Attend Meeting
  • Sign in as a Guest
  • Select the desired "Connect Me" options, enter your phone number, and MeetingPlace will call you.
  • Click the Connect button
  • Once you answer, press 1 to join the meeting
  • You can join up to 10 minutes early. Otherwise, you get a message that the meeting doesn't exist.
  • Meetings will be recorded. Nice if you were unable to attend "live".
  • First time? Before the meeting, run the MeetingPlace Test to be sure you can participate on your phone and computer.
Welcome to the Utah Wiki Project Community!
Make a difference!
The Wiki currently has 85,958 articles in English

Purpose of the meeting

Join with other Utah project participants to see progress, share ideas, and get news and training. You can add items to the agenda before a meeting or bring them up during the conversation.



 Agenda

Introductions



Anyone new to this meeting?

Kudos go to...



... everyone attending this meeting. "We are smarter than me." Together, we'll share ideas that will make the Utah pages more interesting and useful on the FamilySearch Wiki.

News and Events

  • UGA Virtual Meeting, Thursday, Jan 19th at 7:00 p.m. This week is FamilySearch Wiki: Exploring Its Treasures with Wilma Adkins
  • Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27. This meeting is cancelled for that week and will resume on Wednesday, Feb 1 a 9:00 a.m.

 Review of last meeting

In last meeting, someone suggested that the Catalog to Allen County Public Library should also be linked to the county pages.

  • We need a volunteer to check out their catalog, so it can be linked from each county (and preferrably also from each topic within the county).
    • Liz Snow volunteered
  • Once that is done, Wilma can create instructions so links can be put in each county/topic.

Idea share

Future meetings

Meetings will be held on Wednesdays at 9:00 a.m. (rather than Tuesdays).

  • No meeting during Salt Lake Institute of Genealogy, Jan 23-27.

Agendas will include:

  • Accomplishments and progress
  • Updates and follow up
  • Idea share: Add your ideas of what can make the Utah pages interesting and helpful to users of all skill levels.
  • Training requests
  • News and events