Help:Watching pages

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Watching pages feature allows any logged in user to keep a list of "watched" pages and to be notified of recent edits.

1. Create a Username

2. An email will be sent out to authenticate the email address. Just click on the link in the email to confirm address.

Someone, probably you, from IP address 12.345.67.890
has registered an account "TestUser" with this e-mail address on Peace Corps Wiki.

To confirm that this account really does belong to you and activate
e-mail features on Peace Corps Wiki, open this link in your browser:

{link #1}

If you did *not* register the account, follow this link
to cancel the e-mail address confirmation:

{link #2}

This confirmation code will expire at 23:55, 15 February 2009.


3. Once authenticated, select "My Preferences" on the top menu (example is shown for user "TestUser")


4. Select your own personal options of when to be notified of changes

File:Watchpage2.JPG


5. Go to your favorite page(s)!

6. Click on "watch" to watch that page


7. If a page you are watching has been changed you will received an email update similar to the following:

Dear TestUser,

The Peace Corps Wiki page Timeline has been changed on 23:47, 9 February 2009 by
TestUser2, see http://peacecorpswiki.org/Timeline for the current version.

See {link #1} for all changes since your last visit.

Editor's summary:  - 

Contact the editor:
mail: {link #2}
wiki: {link #3}

There will be no other notifications in case of further changes unless you visit this page.
You could also reset the notification flags for all your watched pages on your watchlist.

             Your friendly Peace Corps Wiki notification system