Combat Extended Wiki
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All you need to know to make an article on CEWiki.

Getting started[]

CEWiki rough structure scheme

If you are new to Wiki article editing, please have a look at these first:

or

and

For something more advanced, go to CEWiki Community corner to see what is currently needed.

Please follow the structure of this wiki as shown on the scheme on the right. You can go to main page, choose one of the categories and go from there.

Example[]

If you want to make a guide on raid defense with sombreros:

  • Add a new page. This page's name should be specific - 'Raid defense with sombreros' instead of just 'Raid defense' or 'Raid'
  • Write and format your article on this new page.
  • Go to Guides (under Categories on the main page.
  • Add a link to your guide under Defense section there.

Creating a new typical page step by step[]

Add a new page with standard layout[]

There are two ways to do so:

Method 1[]

Welcome text in Visual Editor.

Welcome text in Source Editor.

Simply click on one of the templates in welcome text message when adding a new page(see screenshots)

Method 2[]

Use one of these boxes to achieve the same result. Input page's name.

  • Weapon page

<createbox>

 editintro=If you get stuck, check Article creation guidelines
 preload=Template:Weapon/preload
 width=25
</createbox>
  • Ammo page

<createbox>

 editintro=If you get stuck, check Article creation guidelines
 preload=Template:Ammo/preload
 width=25
</createbox>


Fill out necessary fields[]

To form an infobox in Visual editor, hover over it and click 'edit', then fill in all applicable fields.
Warning! You will not be able to fill out Ammo page properly with Visual editor. Same goes for a part of Weapon page, that concerns ammo stats.

Write the rest of the article[]

Add images if you feel like they fit.

Publish your page and add links[]

Again, consult CEWiki structure scheme to find an appropriate category.

You're done![]

Congratulations!

Templates[]

You can find them here CEWiki:Templates

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