What's GuitarDir?How to...?Glossary

How to...


... enter a model's specifications?

  • Click on the '[Update]' label, located after the model name:
  • The form to enter specs is then brought up on the right pane of the screen.
  • Enter (or select) all details you know about the model.
  • Once finished, click on the 'Update Model' button to save your entries.

... upload one or more pics for a model?

  • Click on the '[Upload Pic]' label:
  • A field, related to the picture filename, is then brought up on the right pane of the screen.
  • Click the button on the right to select the corresponding file.
  • The (full) filename is displayed into the field.
  • Enter the optional label. If you enter something here, this label is going to be used later when the pic is displayed, to build up the 'Courtesy (label)' mention.
  • Once done, click on the 'Send Picture' button to import the picture into GuitarDir.
  • Repeat the same process for each picture.
  • Warning: New pictures remain invisible until they have been checked by GuitarDir: May be a matter of hours or one to two days maximum!

... enter specifications for a model you don't know the maker or brand?

  • Create a new model with the 'UNKNOWN' generic maker. Someone will try to find out who made it.

... create a missing brand/maker into GuitarDir?

  • Just drop a message into the Forum.

... create a missing series into GuitarDir?

  • Just drop a message into the Forum.

... create a missing model into GuitarDir?

  • First display all models for the brand/maker, and carefully check the model is really missing.
  • To create a new model, click on the '[New Model]' label located:
    • Close to the corresponding series, if the model belongs to it,
    • Close to the brand name, if the model doesn't belong to a displayed series.
  • A field, containing the label 'New Model', is displayed on the right pane of the screen.
  • Replace the 'New Model' label with the correct name,
  • Validate this new model by clicking on the 'Create Model' button .
  • Warning: This new model will be visible only after all brand's models are displayed again.

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