For the following functions, the edit mode of a page is opened first.

The procedures explained below refer to the screenshot.



Linking an existing page in Q.wiki

  1. Select the text to be used as a link on the page.
    • The text and the page to be linked do not have to be identical.  
      • Ex: Title on the page "click here" becomes a link to a page in the Q.wiki.
    • If no text is marked, the title of the linked page will appear in the page after the link is created.
  2. Click on the Links button in the editor.
  3. Select Q.wiki content
  4. Search for the page to be linked via auto-completion  
    • if necessary, select the area where the page you are looking for is located
    • after three entered letters, the dialog will provide suitable suggestions  
  5. Confirm with OK
    • The created link can be edited by a context menu
      • Edit link: change the link.
      • Remove link: the link is removed, the text remains.
      • Open link: opens the target page of the link in a new tab.
  6. Save page 


Link an existing file in Q.wiki

  1. Select the text to be used as a link on the page.
    • The text and the file to be linked do not have to be identical.  
      • Ex: Title on the page "click here" becomes a link to a file in the Q.wiki.
    • If no text is marked, the title of the linked file will appear in the page after the link is created.
  2. Click on the Links button in the editor.
  3. Select Q.wiki attachment
  4. Search for the file to be linked using the auto-complete function
    • after entering three letters the dialog will provide suitable suggestions
    • if necessary, select the area in which the file you are looking for is located
    • if necessary, reduce the number of search results by entering the page to which the searched file is attached
  5. Confirm with OK
    • The created link can be edited by a context menu
      • Edit link: change the link.
      • Remove link: the link is removed, the text remains.
  6. Save page 


Link to an external page

  1. Select the text to be used as a link on the page.
    • The text and the external page to be linked do not have to be identical.  
      • Ex: text on the page "click here" becomes a link to a page outside the Q.wiki.
    • If no text is marked, the URL of the linked page will appear in the page after the link is created.
  2. Click on the Links button in the editor.
  3. Select URL 
  4. Enter the URL of the external page 
  5. Confirm with OK
    • The created link can be edited by a context menu
      • Edit link: change the link.
      • Remove link: the link is removed, the text remains.
      • Open link: opens the target page of the link in a new tab.
  6. Save page


Linking an e-mail template (mailto links)

  1. Mark the text to be used as a link on the page.
  2. If no text is marked, the link text from the pop-up dialog will appear in the page after the link is created.
  3. Click the Links button in the editor.
  4. Select e-mail
  5. Fill in the fields in the pop-up (if necessary enter a fake e-mail address)
  6. Confirm with OK
    • The created link can be edited by a context menu
      • Edit link: change the link.
      • Remove link: the link is removed, the text remains.
  7. Save page