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Welcome to the Complete Newbie ET Guide



Updated last on: 2008-08-25 19:39:13

List of things to be added/modified to this guide: CNETG To-do.

Suggestions? Comments? If there is something you wish to see in this guide, or something you think was NOT explained clearly enough, please either add it to the To-do list, or message me [Athene Noctua] and I'll try and get it fixed for you.

Share your opinion on this guide. Your feedback will help me improve on it for the future. Please vote in this poll: What is your opinion on ths guide <poll:29263> 

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Index



This guide is split up into 10 major sections. Each major section has its own page, which is then subdivided into different help topics.

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Main Street

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Link: CNETG2

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> What is Main Street?
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Explanation of the Navigation buttons (the ones on top)
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The main features of Main Street
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Updates and Alerts
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Searching
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> All Guestbooks and Diaries -buttons
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Those random images that appear in the right side colum
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Elftown Status box explained
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Last Logins
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Interesting People -feature

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Houses

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Link: CNETG3

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> How to get to your house
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Changing personal data (including uploading a pic/drawing and select a position on the Elftownworldmap)
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> What do those buttons in people's houses mean?
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Relationships
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Online Friends
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Badges
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Sending reports about members to guards
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Deleting yourself from ET

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Your Notes

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Link: CNETG4

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> General information about Your Notes
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Viewing and interpreting your wiki-page data
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Bookmarking pages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Watching pages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The difference between bookmarking and watching pages

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Search

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Link: CNETG5

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Searching members
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Searching forums
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Searching the wiki

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Blocked List/Blocking

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Link: CNETG6

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Who can you block?
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> General reasons to block a member
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> How to block someone
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> How to unblock someone

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Messaging other members/Elftown Mail

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Link: CNETG7

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Sending messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Replying to your own messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Deleting messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Viewing blocked messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Viewing received messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Viewing sent messages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Searching for messages

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Forums

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Link: CNETG8

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Joining
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> All about prio
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Easier forum viewing (hints)
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The components of a post
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Posting a topic
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Replying to a post
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Editing a post
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Deleting a post
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Creating private forums
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Changing forums
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Explanation of the navigation buttons

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Wiki

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Link: CNETG9

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> What is Wiki?
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Commenting on a wiki-page
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Editing a wiki-page (basic and advanced information)
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Making a new wiki-page
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Putting pictures in a wiki-page
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Changing wiki-page ownership
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Passwords
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Viewing different wiki-page versions
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Restoring messed up wiki-pages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Finding out WHO messed up a wiki-page
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Wiki Diff
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Wiki help links
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Wiki bosses

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Helpful Links


NOTE: Wiki help links are in the Wiki help page (CNETG9).

Link: CNETG10

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Three more help pages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Advanced Help Page
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Help in other languages
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> ET FAQ
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The Elftown Council
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Hall of Fame
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Daily Art
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Daily Poem
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Town Herald
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Uploading art rules
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Guide to Elftown's HTML
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Glossary and Spelling Guide

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Who's Who in Elftown?



Link: CNETG11

What is covered on this page?

<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Mayor
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Vice Mayor
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Town Guards
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Patrollers
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Featured art bosses
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Daily poem bosses
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Wiki bosses
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Elfchat bosses
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Featured wiki bosses
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1>  Featured member bosses

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<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The wiki-index
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> The list of guided tours
<img11*0:stuff/1285_wiki_Icon%2520Hoard_92L1cPqSgN2.1> Elftown - Help

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2004-02-05 [EVERETT]: I THINK HELPS KEEP THINGS FROM MAKING MY EYES HURT WHEN TRYING TO READ

2004-02-05 [Athene Noctua]: No, the original version was more aesthetic to the eye.

2004-03-01 [i am leaving you all]: wow that is long... kinda

2004-03-02 [Athene Noctua]: Well...it needed to be...:)

2004-03-17 [aestre]: yeah this kinda hurts my eyes!

2004-03-17 [Athene Noctua]: Then do you have any suggestions on how to fix it?

2004-03-18 [i am leaving you all]: abbreviate

2004-03-18 [Athene Noctua]: Abbreviate what?

2004-03-19 [i am leaving you all]: the page some its to long

2004-03-19 [Athene Noctua]: It is an index. Indices can be long, because it tells everyone what they can find on what page.

2004-03-19 [i am leaving you all]: i no i no.. sotty for the inconvieniance

2004-03-19 [Athene Noctua]: No, it is fine! :) Suggestions are always welcome, but in this case, it was fine as it was. :)

2004-03-21 [Ocean Dreaming]: Ooh... adding the buttons is cute, but shouldn't you then add one for all of sections? ;)

2004-03-21 [Ocean Dreaming]: Ah, you were still working on that, I see. Ignore me in that case ;)

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