Welcome to the Civil Air Patrol Wiki -- CAPipedia, your interactive knowledge base.
CAPipedia's purpose is to benefit members by acting as an encyclopedia and index to eServices, WMIRS and everything CAP. It is a work in progress. To add or edit pages, you will need to create an account or log in to you account and be a member of Civil Air Patrol.
For access to edit: email your username, email and CAPID to Lt Col David Dlugiewicz, National IT Manager.
CAP Quick Links: eServices WMIRS Staging (Test) eServices Go Civil Air Patrol
How to Use CAPipedia The search box in the upper right hand corner is your avenue to finding information. Use keywords to search. If too many options come back, then you can add more search words. All the pages that match have a link to click on.
Avoid short and common words
This is the most likely cause of an unexpected failed search. If your search terms include a common "stop word" (such as "the", "one", "your", "more", "right", "while", "when", "who", "which", "such", "every", "about", "onto"), then your search will fail without any results. Short numbers, and words that appear in half of all pages, will also not be found. In this case, drop those words and rerun the search.
Search is case-insensitive The searches for "fortran", "Fortran" and "FORTRAN" all return the same results.
Search Examples: How do I change my password? You want to type change password in the search box.
To see a list of all pages in the Wiki https://capipedia.cap.gov/index.php?title=Special:AllPages
The search results are always listed below an option to create a page. Don't create a page unless the results you are looking for is not found. Here is an example from a search for "HELPDESK".
Want to learn more about magic behind CAPipedia.cap.gov? Consult the User's Guide for information on using the wiki software.