Help:Create and Edit a Page

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Create a page by title

Type the full page title in the search box, press enter/return, click on the red link, and start writing.

If you are not familiar with WikiText, switch from (Create|Edit) source to (Create|Edit).

Math expressions

Math expressions are displayed with MathJax, based on TeX math syntax. Inline math expressions are enclosed by $, block math are enclosed by <math> tag. You may want to go to "Source" mode for math tags, as WYSIWYG editor will escape HTML tags for you.


This is the equation of solving $ax^2 + bx + c = 0$ for $x$:

x = \frac{-b\pm\sqrt{b^2-4ac}}{2a}

This is the equation of solving $ax^2 + bx + c = 0$ for $x$:

[math] x = \frac{-b\pm\sqrt{b^2-4ac}}{2a} [/math]

Code block


Insert → Code Block


<syntaxhighlight lang="python3">
print("Hello world")
print("Hello world")

Naming Convention

For all notes about workshops and trainings, name it as D MMMM Y: {title}.

Any post that should be opened to committee members only, shall be created under the UMCPC: namespace. (i.e. page title starts with UMCPC:).


Workshop pages and training pages should be categorised accordingly. If a page covers both workshop and training, include it in both categories.

  • Trainings: "Weekly Trainings"
  • Workshops: "Workshops"

WYSIWYG editor mode

Menu button (≡) → Categories → Type in and select the correct category → Click the category button → in the box saying "Sort this page as if it is called", type in the date when the workshop/training happens in format of YYYYMMDD.

WikiText Mode

Add corresponding links to the categories in the format of [[Category:Category Name|YYYYMMDD]]


[[Category:Weekly Trainings|20170805]]