Help:Uploading Files

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First, click on the upload file link at the bottom of the page (NOTE: you must be logged in to have this option).

Uploading tutorial.JPG


Link to description page

If you put a colon (:) before File:, the image will not be embedded and the link will lead to the description page of the file.


results in

File:Example.jpg Sunflowers

Link directly to file

You can use the pseudo-namespace “Media” to link directly to a file, bypassing the description page.


results in

Media:Example.jpg Sunflowers

You can also use: 


which can be used to link to a potential file, even if it doesn't exist. You can also use:


which generates an external URL to the file inline: