wiki:HowtoFormatText

How to format text in a wiki article

The wiki system uses its own syntax to format text, which is described in the WikiFormatting page. You can freely play around and test this in the SandBox article.

The most important stylistic elements are summarized here:

Font styles

normal, **bold**, //italics//, **//bold italics//** and even __underline__ are possible

is displayed as follows:

normal, bold, italics, bold italics and even underline are possible

Sections

= Section 1 =
== Section 1.1 ==
=== Section 1.1.1 ===
==== Section 1.1.1.1 ====

becomes:

Section 1

Section 1.1

Section 1.1.1

Section 1.1.1.1

Lists

 * unnumbered list
 * with 2 items
   * and a subitem

 1. numbered list
 1. with one more
 1. item
    a. and subitems
 1. followed by a normal item

becomes:

  • unnumbered list
  • with 2 items
    • and a subitem
  1. numbered list
  2. with one more
  3. item
    1. and subitems
  4. followed by a normal item

Tables

||= centered header =||=left aligned header =||= right aligned header=||
||left content || right **bold** content|| centered content ||
|| even more content || 123 || 456 ||

becomes:

centered header left aligned header right aligned header
left content right content centered content
even more content 123 456

Links to other wiki pages

are covered in the article on how to link wiki pages together.

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