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    A good idea when starting a game is to create your basic resource count of three mass extractors and power generators. After which create a factory and create a couple enginers to start to go and build structures and a basic defensive line while your commander creates factories outlines by power generators. Also add at least two power generators for every tech one mass extractor and have them in an L shape so you can build a factory in the L to add power income and speed to the factory and its build time. Once this is done check on your enginers and make sure that they always have something to do, wether that is to create defenses, collect resources, or building factories.
    Defensive lines are very important especially sense theres no cap to how many you can have. build a line (that are spaced out) of ground defenses and in the gaps and slightly behind them place AA turrets. by now if you have been building and upgrading then you should have a decent size force. Create a radar in all corners of your base with defenses and power generators surrounding it because they have a very small health bar.
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The VisualEditor

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Editing on Wikia is generally as simple as clicking the 'Edit' button on a page. Doing so will take to you an edit page where you can start to make changes to the page - such adding new information and media, or updating the formatting.

Depending on whether you are logged in, you may receive a different editing experience:

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Most anonymous and newer users will see the VisualEditor, a completely new editing experience based around showing you an accurate visual representation of your changes.
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Other users will see the classic editor - this includes the older visual editing experience and basic source wikitext editing.

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Once in an editor, you can use the available tools to quickly add and remove information, change the formatting, add new media, update the page's layout and much more! Once you're done making your changes, just click the 'Publish' button to update the page.

Don't be afraid if you 'break' anything. All edits to a page are stored in the page history, and if something does go wrong you can simply revert to an older version.

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Source editor Shows the basic source editor on all wikias

A WikiFeatures switch can be flipped by local administrators to change the default editor for logged in users. Anonymous users will generally always see the VisualEditor by default.

Additionally, the alternative editors can still be found under the 'Edit' button dropdown - for example, you can still access the classic editor from the dropdown even if the VisualEditor is the default.

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