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<strong>Welcome to WikiTool.</strong>
 
<strong>Welcome to WikiTool.</strong>
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WikiTool is a free online encyclopedia of tools, created and edited by volunteers around the world.
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Jeffrey Mace created WikiTool for tool collectors, historians, enthusiasts, restorers, and users. What makes Wikis great is that everyone, including you, can contribute, edit, and improve the content in this searchable, online catalog of information. No one individual owns the content, it's free to use. And the more people use WikiTool, the better the information is and the more valuable WikiTool becomes as a resource for the entire tool community.
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WikiTool is powered by MediaWiki, a free and open source software wiki package, originally developed for use on Wikipedia. If you've never used a wiki before, below is some information to help you get started.
  
 
Consult the [//meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
 
Consult the [//meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Help:Contents User's Guide] for information on using the wiki software.
 
== Getting started ==
 
* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:Configuration_settings Configuration settings list]
 
* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:FAQ MediaWiki FAQ]
 
* [https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/mediawiki-announce MediaWiki release mailing list]
 
* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Localisation#Translation_resources Localise MediaWiki for your language]
 
* [//www.mediawiki.org/wiki/Special:MyLanguage/Manual:Combating_spam Learn how to combat spam on your wiki]
 

Revision as of 15:10, 29 July 2018

Welcome to WikiTool.

WikiTool is a free online encyclopedia of tools, created and edited by volunteers around the world.

Jeffrey Mace created WikiTool for tool collectors, historians, enthusiasts, restorers, and users. What makes Wikis great is that everyone, including you, can contribute, edit, and improve the content in this searchable, online catalog of information. No one individual owns the content, it's free to use. And the more people use WikiTool, the better the information is and the more valuable WikiTool becomes as a resource for the entire tool community.

WikiTool is powered by MediaWiki, a free and open source software wiki package, originally developed for use on Wikipedia. If you've never used a wiki before, below is some information to help you get started.

Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.