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Only the mainstream image types .jpg, .gif, and .png are accepted as uploads on OrthodoxWiki. If you have a good reason to upload a different filetype, please ask [[User:FrJohn]]. A much wider ranger of filetypes in accepted on [[osource:Main_Page|OrthodoxSource]] - please see [[osource:Help:Filetypes]] for details.
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'''Uploads''' are accomplished on ''Orthodox Wik''i by using the toolbox link: '''Upload file'''.  This will take you to the Upload file page on the ''[[ocom:Main Page|Orthodox Wiki Commons]]'' site.  Read the information at the top of that page and then fill out the form at the bottom.  Submit the form by clicking the "Upload file" button.  (You may need to navigate back to ''Orthodox Wiki'' from ''Orthodox Wiki Commons'' when you are done.)
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Uploaded files are usually image files that an ''Orthodox Wiki'' contributor plans to include in an article, but other file types are sometimes uploaded too.   
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''Orthodox Wiki Commons'' is the best place for uploads, because all the [[OrthodoxWiki:Localization|localized]] sites, as well as ''[[osource:Main_Page|Orthodox Source]]'' can access the Commons site.
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==Uploading directly to ''Orthodox Wiki'' and ''Orthodox Source''==
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Only the mainstream image types .jpg, .gif, and .png are accepted as uploads on Orthodox Wiki. If you have a good reason to upload a different filetype, please ask [[User:FrJohn]]. A much wider ranger of filetypes in accepted on ''[[osource:Main_Page|Orthodox Source]]'' - please see [[osource:Help:Filetypes]] for details.
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Latest revision as of 08:02, May 1, 2008

Uploads are accomplished on Orthodox Wiki by using the toolbox link: Upload file. This will take you to the Upload file page on the Orthodox Wiki Commons site. Read the information at the top of that page and then fill out the form at the bottom. Submit the form by clicking the "Upload file" button. (You may need to navigate back to Orthodox Wiki from Orthodox Wiki Commons when you are done.)

Uploaded files are usually image files that an Orthodox Wiki contributor plans to include in an article, but other file types are sometimes uploaded too.

Orthodox Wiki Commons is the best place for uploads, because all the localized sites, as well as Orthodox Source can access the Commons site.

Uploading directly to Orthodox Wiki and Orthodox Source

Only the mainstream image types .jpg, .gif, and .png are accepted as uploads on Orthodox Wiki. If you have a good reason to upload a different filetype, please ask User:FrJohn. A much wider ranger of filetypes in accepted on Orthodox Source - please see osource:Help:Filetypes for details.

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