- ୧ What is ProveIt?
- ୨ How to install
- ୩ Help and problem reports
- ୪ Features and benefits
- ୪.୧ Easily create, edit, and find references
- ୪.୨ Easily install, update, and use ProveIt
- ୫ Team and credits
- ୬ External links
What is ProveIt?[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
ProveIt is a user script that makes it really easy to find, edit, add, and cite references in Wikipedia articles.
Please check out our project website: http://proveit.cc.gatech.edu/, featuring a live .
How to install[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
Note: If you've already installed ProveIt the old way (editing your), delete any ProveIt-related code first.
- to Wikipedia. If you don't have an account, you'll have to .
- Go to your preferences page.
- Click the Gadgets tab.
- Find ProveIt under the "Editing gadgets" heading and check the box beside it.
- Click Save at the bottom of the page.
That's it! You can start using ProveIt immediately. You can start withor go to any other Wikipedia article and click the Edit tab.
Please see ourand select your language from the drop-down menu.
Help and problem reports[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
For help with ProveIt, please check out ourand .
If you experience problems or notice a bug, file a talk page. You can also submit feedback or provide localizations.or leave a message on our
Features and benefits[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
Easily create, edit, and find references[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
Use most popular citation formats[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Optimized for one of Wikipedia’s most common citation formats, Cite.
- In particular, it supports most of the Citation Style 1 templates, along with a few others.
- Supports all major reference types -- some better than others. For instance, Citation templates can be viewed and edited.
There when you need it, gone when you don’t[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Automatically loads when you’re on a Wikipedia edit page, hides when you leave
- Manually show or hide ProveIt with one click
Instantly find the reference you want[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Visualizes all references in a single list
- Easily scannable -- title and icon for ref type
- Click a reference to instantly locate it in the Wikipedia edit box
No need to memorize complex syntax[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Visual interface for adding and editing references
- Shows which fields are required and which are optional
- Add and remove fields with one click
References with multiple citations -- no longer a headache[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Visually groups together multiple citations of a reference under a single heading
- Cite the reference anywhere else in the article with one click
Create valid references and fix ones that aren’t[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Produces clean, valid code every time
- Broken or invalid references are easily identifiable in red
Easily install, update, and use ProveIt[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
Free and open source[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Just like Wikipedia itself
- Never costs you anything to use
- Constantly improved by the open source community -- or improve it yourself
- Available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License 3.0 (CC-BY-SA-3.0), and the GNU Free Documentation License (GFDL). (GPLv2),
- Just enable the gadget in your preferences! (See above for a step-by-step guide.)
Works anywhere, any browser, all of the time[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
- Cross-browser compatible: Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, etc.
- Linked to your Wikipedia account, so it shows up as soon as you log in -- no need to install on multiple computers
- Always loads the latest fixes and features, instantly and automatically -- you do nothing
Team and credits[ସମ୍ପାଦନା]
ProveIt is being developed by a team of Wikipedians at Georgia Tech, including Kurt Luther (MaxVeers), Matthew Flaschen (Superm401), Terris Johnson, and Amy Bruckman. However, it's a free and open source software project, so other interested folks are invited to contribute. One way to start is to create a of Proveit, which doesn't require any permission. You can then file an issue, or comment on our talk page, when you have changes you'd like merged in to the main version.
As well as the core team, and others providing assistance, ProveIt depends on the following code and resources:
- Olli (Finnish)
- MediaWiki, including wikibits.js.
- Wikipedia version of jQuery, which must already be loaded.
- Icons from the Silk icon set, by Mark James, used under Creative Commons Attribution 3.0 License.
- jQuery UI, loaded via Google Libraries API.
- Public domain code from QuirksMode, by Peter-Paul Koch, particularly a modified version of his findPos function.
- textSelection API from Usability Initiative's plugins.combined.js.
- Cross-browser split, by Steven Levithan, used under the MIT license.