Conventions Used in this Guide


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  1. We use 'screenshots' throughout the guide with targeted items circled in red
  2. The Administration Menu navigation will be formatted the following way:
    "On the Administration Menu that runs across the top of the page, select User Management → Users → List."

Getting Additional Help

If you need additional help with any instructions in this guide, please search the CiviCRM How to forum, or post your question in the same forum.

Don't forget! If you have a question it is likely that others do too. By posting your questions to the forum we all share in - and benefit from - the learning.

NOTE: The GingerFeet CiviCRM Getting Started User Guide was developed referencing the Floss CiviCRM Manual. Where noted, more in-depth discussion of each topic is available at:

Floss Manuals uses the Free Software GPL. GingerFeet uses the GNU Free Documentation License (See


GingerFeet uses the GNU Free Documentation License (See