|Forms for adding and editing pages with and without semantic data|
|Homepage:||follow this link|
|Maintainer(s):||Yaron Koren, Stephan Gambke|
|First released:||May 2007|
|Area of usage:||allowed values]] for the "Has area of usage" property.">|
"Adding and modifying data" is not in the list (Searching and browsing data, Displaying data, Storing additional data, Storing data via an RDF triplestore, Protecting data, Awareness and workflow, Importing data, Other area of usage, Daten hinzufügen und ändern, Daten suchen und durchsuchen, Daten anzeigen, Zusätzliche Daten speichern, Daten via den RDF-Triplestore speichern, Daten schützen, Wahrnehmung und Arbeitsablauf, Daten importieren, Sonstiger Anwendungbereich, 添加及修改数据, 搜索及浏览数据, 显示数据, 存储额外的数据, 利用RDF三元组存储来存储数据, 保护数据, 感知与工作流程, 导入数据, 其他用途) of allowed values for the "Has area of usage" property.
|Associated with:||SMW, SB|
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Directing user input is always a difficult task to accomplish but Page Forms (PF) formerly known as Semantic Forms (SF) can help by providing form fields that are pre-determined in their range of input possibilities and extend input methods beyond the normal wiki text which can help avoid data misinterpretation
Page Forms allows for the creation of forms to add and edit wiki pages, using the fields within the page's MediaWiki template calls as the fields of the form. All semantic data is meant to be held within templates, and not directly within wiki pages. Templates assign a semantic property to some or (preferably) all of their fields; the type of each semantic property helps determine what sort of input will show up for that field in the form. Data autocompletion is also enabled, as are a variety of other features. Forms can additionally be used for querying the wiki's data.
Some examples in how Semantic Forms can help ease user input:
- Nested templates and partial forms
- Hide empty rows in table
- Date formatting
- Simple File Management using Forms
- Displaying files
- Create a quick index to Categories, Forms and Templates
- Semantic Forms for selecting Categories
- Attach a numerical index to instances of a multiple template
- Using Semantic Forms for file pages and uploads
- Multiple image uploads
- ... more related tips
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