I see you are editing around the ________ area. Thanks for helping. I would like to welcome you to editing and offer you to join other editors in Ohio. We communicate in Google Hang Outs (GHO)s and share tips, news and tools that make editing and asking for down-locks easier.<br />
In the meantime please read these two pages:<br />
If you would like to pursue joining with us, just
read the below link and click the link contained in it to join the GHO ( Google Hang Out).<br /> <nowiki>https:// www.waze. com/forum/ viewtopic.php?f=261&t=133427</nowiki><br />
Hope to see you editing,<br />
===== WME (Waze Map Editor) =====
First thing in the Editor, select the “gear” icon and enable the first two checkboxes:
WME- Settings.png]]<br />
===== Scripts and Extensions =====
The most common and supported browser is Chrome with Firefox a close second. <br />
If you are using Chrome the scripts are managed by [https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/tampermonkey/dhdgffkkebhmkfjojejmpbldmpobfkfo?hl=en <u>TamperMonkey</u>]. <br />
you are using Firefox they are managed by [https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/ greasemonkey/ <u> GreaseMonkey</u>] . <br />
Which ever one of these is appropriate should be installed prior to the scripts.
two are extensions in Chrome at least, I don't know about Firefox. <br />
WME [[Scripts/WME_Toolbox|<u>Toolbox</u>]]<br />
After Toolbox is installed it will add several things to the WME editor. At the top next to the
Places Icon will be a picture of a toolbox.
If you hover your mouse over it, a menu should open. Select the following options:
also loads a toolbar that is usually at the bottom but it is moveable, place it where you want. Toolbox also shortens the [[Permalink]] or PL, for better usage when requesting down-locks and up-locks. Then refresh your screen by selecting the chain links in the bottom right corner. The chain links also give you the [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xYmU6UPCiZs <u>PermaLink</u> ] (PL) info .
WME [https://www.waze.com/forum/viewtopic.php?t=76488 <u>Validator</u>]<br />
will validate edits and other general best practices of the map.
'''Temporary Fix to Get Validator Working'''
Once you have installed Validator, you will need to install the following script into Tampermonkey:
dbcm. github.io/waze /valfix/valfix. user.js Validator Fix Script] Then you will need to set it to Position #1: 1) Go To '''Tampermonkey Dashboard''' 2) Click '''Installed Userscripts''' Tab 3) Click On '''Waze Map Editor - Validator Fix''' 4) Click On '''Settings''' 5) '''Set Position to #1''' 6) Hard Refresh in WME WME [https:// greasyfork.org/en/scripts/23799-wme-oh-scripts <u> Ohio Specific Scripts</u>]<br /> These are Ohio Specific and the Ohio Localization runs with Validator for our lock levels and other differences, FC and more.
A pretty complete list of scripts can be found [https://wiki.waze.com/wiki/Community_Plugins, _Extensions_and_Tools < u> here</ u> ],<br />
===== Request a Lock Level change =====
==== Big Detour Prevention (BDP) Explained by Bill473 ====
''The following was originally presented by Bill473 as a training aid to satisfy the BDP requirement to attain R4 rank for both of us. Bill has made changes based on feedback from PesachZ and TerryPurdue but remains responsible for any errors or omissions. If you have suggestions to make this better, please contact either [https://www.waze.com/forum/ucp.php?i=pm&mode=compose&username=RonRover Ron] or [https://www.waze.com/forum/ucp.php?i=pm&mode=compose&username=Bill473 Bill].''
Here's the [https://www.waze.com/livemap?lon=-85.39021&lat=39.88796&zoom=15 LiveMap link] to the area.