Frequently Asked Questions

From Open Risk Manual

This is a list of frequently asked questions about using and contributing to the Risk Manual.

If you have a question not covered in the FAQ pages please send it via the feedback button on any manual page

What does the color coding mean?

How can I search the database?

Enter a search term in the search box located on the upper-right part of the wiki pages.

Why does my search return no results?

Your search may have been too vague and/or included many common terms which are not indexed. Try a different set of keywords

How can I download a PDF version of an article?

Click on the Printable Version link that you can find on the second strip just below the main navigation bar

How can I discuss one of the pages

Each page has a feedback button where you can provide brief feedback on the page.

There is a significant typo / error in one of the pages

Please let us know of any major errors you may encounter. Even better, become a contributor and help us fix the problems!

The page I am interested in is largely incomplete

Various pages are still incomplete and are used as place-holders for developing a category of content. Use the feedback button to prioritise work on the most in-demand topics

A certain article is too technical or obscure

Some topics may be intrinsically very technical. The Open Risk Manual articles should strive to have at least basic non-technical description for all technical subjects. Leave the appropriate feedback to encourage authors to add non-technical discussions.

A certain link does not work

We regularly check the Manual for broken links but may miss something. Please indicate the page you found the broken link via the feedback button at the bottom.

How can I help with this amazing project?

Thank you for the feedback :-)

  • As a user, any feedback on improvements, topics of interests etc. will help make the Manual more useful
  • Help spread the word!

How can I contact Open Risk?

See contact page for further information.