How to upload images

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To upload a file or image to a wiki Paradigm Page:

  1. From the 'toolbox’ on the left-hand menu of any of the CFG’s wiki Paradigm Pages, click ‘Upload file’ (You will need to login in order to see this link.)
  2. Follow the instructions to upload a file from your computer. Permitted file types include pdf, png, jpg, jpeg, gif, doc, xls, ppt. Make note of the ‘Destination filename’.
    Example: File_name.jpg
  3. Go to the page where you want to upload an image. Click the ‘edit’ tab at the top.
  4. In the appropriate place in your editing box, insert an internal link to your image using the ‘Destination filename’ of the file you uploaded in Step 2.
    Example: Type: Image:File_name.jpg
    and add double brackets on either side: [[Image:testImage.jpg]] See here for visual
    This is a test to upload image here Image:testImage.jpg
  5. Click ‘Show preview’ at the bottom of the page and you should see your image.
  6. When satisfied, click 'Save page'.

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