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Most things are pretty obvious. As a first step, go to your pre-populated page and click “Edit”, look at the syntax, and go from there. Below some non obvious things that are commonly needed (this is only meant as a very short guide to the essentials)
DokuWiki supports bold, italic, underlined and
monospaced texts. Of course you can
combine all these.
DokuWiki supports **bold**, //italic//, __underlined__ and ''monospaced'' texts. Of course you can **__//''combine''//__** all these.
You can use subscript and superscript, too.
You can use <sub>subscript</sub> and <sup>superscript</sup>, too.
You can mark something as
deleted as well.
You can mark something as <del>deleted</del> as well.
Paragraphs are created from blank lines. If you want to force a newline without a paragraph, you can use two backslashes followed by a whitespace or the end of line.
This is some text with some linebreaks
Note that the two backslashes are only recognized at the end of a line
or followed by
a whitespace \\this happens without it.
This is some text with some linebreaks\\ Note that the two backslashes are only recognized at the end of a line\\ or followed by\\ a whitespace \\this happens without it.
You should use forced newlines only if really needed.
<br /> line break without linespace leave blank line for new paragraph * use for bulleted lists as bullet (**, ***, ... for deeper levels) # does numbered lists (##, ###, ... for deeper levels) == Text == creates a new section with headline "Text" and a horizontal line ---- creates a horizontal line '''Text''' makes "Text" bold