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====== Help View ====== ====== Help View ======
-The most important function for beginners is always the Help function.+{{:icons:help:help.png|}}  The most important function for beginners is always the Help function, e.g. with the [[create_file]] in the >>First Steps<<. 
But our Help shall be also valuable for experienced users. Therefore GenJ provides us with a very modern feature: \\ But our Help shall be also valuable for experienced users. Therefore GenJ provides us with a very modern feature: \\
A **wiki-based**((http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki)) user information: that means every user can (and should) contribute to correct and improve this >>manual<<. A **wiki-based**((http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wiki)) user information: that means every user can (and should) contribute to correct and improve this >>manual<<.
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:!: So give your feedback via the [[http://genj.sourceforge.net/forum/|GenJ forum]]. :!: So give your feedback via the [[http://genj.sourceforge.net/forum/|GenJ forum]].
-How does it work technically? +===== How does it work technically? ===== 
-At start up Genj reads the **content** of the wiki to the [[installation_update|Options Settings]] in your local installation. Thus we have always the newest version available. And we can use it also offline.+Genj reads the used(!) pages of the wiki into the directory of the [[installation_update|Options Settings]] //'.genj3'// in your local installation. Thus we have always the newest version available. And we can use it also offline. 
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 +The menu //'Help' → 'Overview'// opens the tab and shows the table of content. That is the way to come back if we get lost in the hypertext. :-) 
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 +===== Search in the Help-wiki ===== 
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 +In the Help-wiki [[http://genj.sourceforge.net/wiki/en/manual/overview]] there is an excellent search function in the right column. It enables us easily to find any term in the Help-wiki. The following operators are supported:   
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 +[-] exclude this word, e.g. //-table//\\ 
 +[*] wildcard, e.g. //*media// to find also multimedia\\ 
 +[" "] phrase search, e.g. "//table view//"\\ 
 +[|] or\\
-The menu //'Help' → 'Overview'// opens the tab and shows the table of content. That is the way to come back if we get lost in the hypertext :-) . 
===== Further Help ===== ===== Further Help =====
-For those who are already a bit familiar with Genj the **tooltips** and the **context menus** might suffice, see [[genj_window]].+For those who are already a bit familiar with Genj the **tooltips** (see [[genj_window]]) and the **[[context_menu]]** might suffice.
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