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What is Wiki Page Library and How to create Wiki Page Library

Posted By: Wanda Petersen     Category: Sharepoint     Views: 10951

This article will explains you what is Wiki Page Library and how to create Wiki Page Library.

Wiki Page Library is site that allows visitors to change the content of existing pages and add new pages on the fly.  Wiki Page Library supports Table, Pictures, Hyperlinks and wiki linking.
For more Information on what is Wiki: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki

Example Scenario where Wiki Page Library can be useful:  Wiki site can be useful in order to store information related to project.  In a large project it is hard for anyone to remember all information and during course of time, employee leave the company and new employee joins the company.  In order to flow the knowledgebase among employees its necessary that there is a Wiki site, wherein employee can view the information related to project, share their knowledge.

Now lets understand how to create Wiki Page Library.

Step 1: Open sharepoint site and on main page click on "View All Site Content".

Step 2: We are trying to create new Wiki Page library so lets click on "Create" link.

Step 3: On create page you can select "Wiki Page Library" under Libraries menu list.

Step 4: On clicking "Wiki Page Library" link on create page, you will be taken to Create New Wiki Page Library page.  Type a new name as you want it to appear in headings and links throughout the site. Type descriptive text that will help site visitors use this Wiki Page library.   If you wish to display your Wiki Page Library in Left side Quick Launch bar, select Yes in "Navigation", else No.  Press Create button to create Wiki Page Library

Step 5: On clicking create button "Wiki Page Library is created and you are been taken to Home Page of New Wiki Site.  Here our Financial Project Wiki Library is ready to share Information.

You will notice that Wiki Page Library is availabe in Quick Launch menu under Documents.  You will also find user who have last modified wiki page and data and time of modification.  To edit Wiki page you can click on Edit link in top-right portion of Wiki Page Library.  We will discuss how to use Wiki Site next article.

Wanda Petersen
Wanda Petersen author of What is Wiki Page Library and How to create Wiki Page Library is from Denver, United States. Wanda Petersen says Hello Everyone,

My Name is Wanda. I am from Denver, Colorado.

I work for HP.

In my current project I have extensive experience in Sharepoint, Asp.net, C# and JQuery. I also have good understanding of SQL Server, Active Directory, Administration.

I have done certification in Sharepoint.

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Veeranji Reddy Pathakottu from Australia Comment on: Sep 29
One month back. i Created one site. i open that site "Service Unavailable"

So How to troubleshot this issue

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