[Mediawiki-l] external links

Thomas Dalton thomas.dalton at gmail.com
Sun Jan 27 15:19:41 UTC 2008


On 27/01/2008, John W Foster <johnwfoster at verizon.net> wrote:
> On Fri, 2008-01-25 at 03:10 -0500, Stabatha Cogsprocket wrote:
> > I am trying to make an external link to our forum area.  But instead I get *
> > Community Forums  [1]. The [1] links correctly to our forums, but I want it
> > to read "community forums" not "[1]".
> >
> > Thanks!
>  add this to the url or shortcut   | Community Forums  between the
> brackets.  Example  [[Your current link name| Community Forums]]

That's for internal links. You want [http://url.goes.here/ Community Forums].



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