Wikipedia:Help desk

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the wikipedia help desk is a place where you can ask questions about how to use or edit wikipedia. for other types of questions, use the search box or the reference desk.
  • for other types of questions, see help:contents and are you in the right place?. if you have comments about a specific article, use that article's talk page.
  • do not provide your email address or any other contact information. answers will be provided on this page only.
  • we are all volunteers, so sometimes replies can take some time. please be patient. check back on this page to see if your question has been answered.
  • if you need real-time help, you can join our irc help channel, #wikipedia-en-help.
  • if you are a new editor, you might prefer to ask your question at the teahouse, an area specifically for new users to get help with editing, article creation and general wikipedia use, in a friendly environment.
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