Creating account, logging in and out Rectify

A couple of years ago wiki systems were known because their openness. During the time that openness had been abused by many spammers and people with malicious intentions. Beucase of that, amount of wikis where anyone is able, for example, to create a new article is drastically lower now. So, you need to know how to create an account, log in and log out.

Getting ready Rectify

Type the address of your favorite wiki into your browser or use my test wiki for that purpose (see Introduction).

How to do it... Rectify

Creating account, logging in and logging out is not a complex task. Default installation of MediaWiki 1.15alpha shows the next screen: You should click at the link "Log in / create account" at the top right corner of the page and you'll get a page with the next form at the central place.

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