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1. Turn editing on. (Upper right-hand corner of course page.)
 
1. Turn editing on. (Upper right-hand corner of course page.)
  
2.   You will see the WYSIWYG controls in most of the places in Moodle where you edit text. They usually look like this:  
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2. You will see WYSIWYG editing icons in most of the places in Moodle where you edit text. These icons (and their functions) are very similar to those used in other text-editing programs, such as Microsoft Word.
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[[image:102.jpg]] [[image:103.jpg]] [[image:104.jpg]]
  
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3. These are some of the more commonly used icons that you may not recognize.
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[[image:105.png]]
  
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4. Remember to click '''Save Changes''' at the bottom of the page when you are finished.
  
 
    These icons are the same as what you commonly see in a program like Microsoft Word.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
3.  These are some of the more commonly used icons that you may not recognize.
 
 
 
Text Color 
 
 
 
 
Insert Image 
 
Create a Link
 
 
Spell Check
 
 
     
 
 
 
 
    4.  Remember to click Save Changes at the bottom of the page when you are finished.
 
  
 
Back to [[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/MIIS/Getting_Started_-_Course_Editors_FAQ Course Editors FAQ]]
 
Back to [[https://mediawiki.middlebury.edu/wiki/MIIS/Getting_Started_-_Course_Editors_FAQ Course Editors FAQ]]

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Detailed instructions (text-only)

WYSIWYG stands for “What You See is What You Get” and is used in Moodle to allow you to format text (using bold, underline, italics, etc), create web links from text on a page, insert images, and a whole lot more!

1. Turn editing on. (Upper right-hand corner of course page.)

2. You will see WYSIWYG editing icons in most of the places in Moodle where you edit text. These icons (and their functions) are very similar to those used in other text-editing programs, such as Microsoft Word. 102.jpg 103.jpg 104.jpg

3. These are some of the more commonly used icons that you may not recognize. 105.png

4. Remember to click Save Changes at the bottom of the page when you are finished.


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