Getting Started

  • Introduction

  • Registration and Sign In

  • Settings and Accounts

  • Groups, Notifications
    and User Stats

  • Search Features

Slide wiki logo
Go button


Introduction

SlideWiki offers
Open Educational Resources (OER)
as content is published under Creative Commons licenses.

Slide wiki logo
Open education resource
Creative Commons BY SA


Create and Add

Content can be published on SlideWiki by:

  • Creating, uploading and copying decks that can contain any number of slides.

  • Appending or adding slides and decks to other decks with the ability to repurpose, revert and review slides.


 
 
Slide wiki logo


Share and Translate 

Content can also be published on SlideWiki by:

  • Sharing and collaborating decks with colleagues and students allowing for questioning, commenting, searching and tagging.

  • Translating and downloading decks - localise slides and decks by translating them into other languages. Download decks in PDF, ePub or SCORM format.


 
 
Slide wiki logo


Link to Translation Guide 

  • Please refer to our Translation Guide
    if you need to localise
    a deck or slide by translating it into your own langauge.

 
Slide wiki logo
Translation globe of flags.
Translate icon.


Registration

If you do not have an account Sign Up by selecting the text below the form and fill in the registration or use a social media provider.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Sign up here


Sign Up Confirmation

  • Select the fact you are not
    a robot.

  • If required, select the appropriate images and verify your answers. You can try several times.

  • You will then receive an email to verify your account.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Select images


Sign Up Confirmation (Audio)

If you are a screen reader user you may wish to use the Audio reCAPTCHA.

You can navigate to this by using your TAB key on your keyboard or by using
a swipe gesture on your mobile device.

You will then receive an email in order to verify your account.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
 


Sign In

  • Once successfully verified you will automatically return to the Sign In page and be able to use the account once you have received an activation email.

  • Next time select the Sign In button and fill in the form or use your social media accounts.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Sign in icon


Personal Profile

  • You will need to select your Personal Profile drop down menu in order to select settings.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Personal profile drop down menu


Personal Settings

  • Select Settings
    in order to change or add to your user information.

  • In Settings you will also find options to upload or change your profile image.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Settings menu


Profile Tab

  • The profile tab under personal settings is selected by default.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Profile settings


Upload Profile Image

  • You can upload a new profile image, use the default gravatar image or remove an image.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Upload new image


Personal Data

  • You can also alter your personal data.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Alter my personal data


User Interface Language

  • Within your personal data settings
    is the option to change the
    User Interface Language.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
User interface language


Submit Changes

  • After altering your personal data and/or changing your profile image select Submit Changes.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Submit changes


Account Settings

  • Select the Account tab under personal settings. 


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Account settings tab
  • This will allow
    you to change your password
    or deactivate your account.



Change Password

  • To change your password type in the old password, create a new password then retype
    your password.

  • Then select Submit Password.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Submit password


Deactivate Account

  • To deactivate your account select
    Deactivate my account. This can be
    recovered by an administrator. 


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Deactivate account


Account Language

  • Within your personal settings there is the option to change your accounts language.

  • This is referred to as your User Interface Language


 
 
Slide wiki logo
User interface language


Authorized Accounts

  • Select Authorized Accounts under personal settings.

  • You will need to allow social media providers to have access to your account.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Authorized accounts


Login Provider

  • Choose which social media provider
    you want to use. 


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Login provider


Introduction

  • SlideWiki enables you to create user groups that are given rights to view and/or edit your slides.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Group of hands placed on top of each other.


Personal Profile

  • To access your Groups go to your personal profile dropdown menu.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Personal profile drop down menu


Create New Group

  • Then select the Create new group button.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Create new group


Adding Members

  • Create Groups by choosing a name (1) and adding members who have already signed up to SlideWiki.

  • Names may appear as you start typing in the form (2).


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Group name and add user

2

1



Add Admin Role

  • When you give Admin rights members will be able to add and remove members from the group.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Add admin role


Group Admin and Members

  • Group administrators can see stats, add other administrators and members.

  • Group members can see other members and add playlists.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Group administrators


Saving the Group

  • Save the group and you will have access to it when you make new decks.

  • You can also delete the group if required.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Save group button


Personal Profile

  • You can access notifications by going to your personal profile dropdown menu.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Personal profile drop down menu


Notifications

  • Then select Notifications on the drop down menu.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Notifications drop down menu


Set Activity

  • Here you will see notifications of activities on your own decks or those you have subscribed to

 

 

  • You can filter (1) the types of activity displayed in notifications.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Notifications activity selection
Notification

1



Subscribed Notifications

  • You can subscribe to receive notifications on any deck or playlist.

  • Manage your subscriptions using the notifications settings.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Notifications subscription


Delete All Notifications

  • You can delete all notifications.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Delete all notifications


Delete a Single Notification

  • You can also delete a single notification.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Delete a single notification


User Stats

  • Select User Stats under
    personal settings.

  • This provides an interactive
    activity timeline, popular
    tags 
    and a user engagement overview.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
User stats


Activity Timeline

  • The Activity Timeline is interactive and you can select required information.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Interactive activity timeline


Timeline Views

  • Within the Activity Timeline you can select whether it shows the number of Edits, Likes
    and Views.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Views edits likes


Activity Periods

  • Within the Activity Timeline you can also select what time period you wish to view from the Last 7 days to the
    Last 2 years.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Time period


Popular Tags

  • The Popular Tags update according
    to which options are selected on the
    Activity Timeline.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Popular tags update


Search Box

  • Use the home page search box.

  • It will send you to a page with the results and optional filters.


 
 
Slide wiki logo
Search box


Refine Search

You can refine your search by selecting:

  • All content

  • Title

  • Description or

  • Content


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Refine search by description


Advanced Options

  • Advanced Options are also available that allow you to combine search filters.

  • These features help you to refine your search further.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Advanced options


Language and Owners

  • For example, you might want to search by Language and Owners.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Advanced options example


Submit Search

  • Once you have selected the Advanced Options you require then select the Submit button.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Submit button


Search Filters

  • Use the search Filters to find decks, for example by languages.

  • Once selected the filter will alter results based on that filter.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Search filters


Search Relevance

  • You can sort search results by Relevance or by Last updated.


 

 
Slide wiki logo
Sort by relevance




Creator: NRogers

Contributors:
abijames (University of Southampton)


Licensed under the Creative Commons
Attribution ShareAlike CC-BY-SA license


This deck was created using SlideWiki.