=== Recommended Tools for the Meetup Raid ===
New editors should be aware there are many scripts and extensions that editors use to assist with editing that not only make some jobs easier, but verifies what we do is correct. The use of these scripts is highly encouraged and those listed below are the ones you should install, at a minimum, to get started.
TamperMonkey / GreaseMonkey'''
The most common and supported browser is Chrome with Firefox a close second. Install the appropriate
one for your browser. This is needed to install other scripts.
* [http://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/tampermonkey/dhdgffkkebhmkfjojejmpbldmpobfkfo?hl=en TamperMonkey (Chrome)]
* [http://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/greasemonkey/ GreaseMonkey (Firefox)]
This script validates a map area in Waze Map Editor, highlights issues, and generates a [http://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=819&t=76488&start=110#p671943 very detailed report] with wiki references and how-tos.* [http://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/wme-validator/baojhpeknpmkhplkcnpdcficcaaniaih Chrome Web Store] * [http://greasyfork.org/scripts/1571-wme-validator GreasyFork.org
for FireFox] '''Temporary Fix to Get Validator Working''' Once you have installed Validator, you will need to install the following script into Tampermonkey: [https://dbcm.github.io/waze/valfix/valfix.user.js Validator Fix Script] Then you will need to set it to Position #1:# Go To '''Tampermonkey Dashboard'''# Click '''Installed Userscripts''' Tab# Click On '''Waze Map Editor - Validator Fix'''# Click On '''Settings'''# '''Set Position to #1'''# Hard Refresh in WMEInstall [https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/12793-wme-validator-localization-for-new-york WME Validator Localization for New York] script to add three additional NY-specific permalinks. More information can be found on [https://wazeopedia.waze.com/wiki/USA/New_York/Validator this page].
For Chrome]* [http://gitlab.com/doctorkb/wme-toolbox-public/raw/master/Dist/Firefox/wmetoolbox.xpi For Firefox]
'''Meetup MapRaid Overlay'''
[https://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/30990-wme-northeast-meetup-mapraid-2017-overlay This overlay script ] (requires TamperMonkey / GreaseMonkey) displays the boundaries of each raid group. It also adds a label to the map describing which group and county you are currently viewing in the editor. (Credit: Joyriding )
Use the [https://w-tools.org/PlaceBrowser?group=MeetupNortheast2017 MeetUp MapRaid! Northeast 2017 Place Browser ] to review and fix all places. Areas are broken down by group and county. This tool lists all places in the specified area, and flags some things that MIGHT be problems. It is up to you to decide what to do with this information. Be sure to apply the global, national, and local guidelines for places. Be sure to click the About tab to get an overview of the tool. (Credit: Joyriding )
'''Other Recommended Scripts'''
# If you are working on places, install [http://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=819&t= 133650&start=60#p1548089 WME Closest Segment] . It helps you determine the closest segment to the navigation stop point of a place. A line is drawn from a selected place (for point places) or its navigation point (for area places) to the nearest segment. # [http://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=819&t=61926&start=50#p735439 WME Junction Angle Info] . This script helps with junction maintenance. If two connected segments are selected, it shows the turn angle, and estimates navigation instructions. Otherwise it shows the the angle between each segment. # [ http://greasyfork.org/en/scripts/ 18089-wme- simple- permalink- from-wme-keepmylayers WME Simple Permalink]. Shortens WME permalinks by removing any layer and filter specifications. # [http://github.com/WazeUSA/WME-Place-Harmonizer/raw/master/WME-Place-Harmonizer.user.js Place Harmonizer (WMEPH)]. Harmonizes, formats and locks a selected place. Also for Chains, please Submit New Chain Data for any that are not in the database. '''NOTE: Now Available for all editors, including R1! ''' # When working with House Numbers (HN), please use this script by '''JustinS83'''. It highlights un-nudged house numbers. [http:// greasyfork. org/ en/ scripts/21779-wme-hn-tool-justins83-fork WME HN Tool (JustinS83 fork)] # [http://greasyfork. org/en/scripts/19941-waze-edit-count-monitor Edit Count Monitor] will add a counter to the top "blue" bar. This script will show you how many edits you have and will also turn Yellow for a warning, and Red to alert you if you are being throttled.