TechNet Wiki now has 10,000 pages!!! What was the first page?

It’s just a drop in the bucket compared to what’s possible. But it’s still an important milestone, and it shows that the Microsoft community is serious.

2,834 users have contributed 10,042 pages, 54,129 revisions, and 25,586 comments.

You can find the current stats any time here, on the right column:


What was the first page on TechNet Wiki? You can tell because the order they were created is built into the URL. So we’d need to find an article with the smallest number in the URL. Many of the early articles might have been deleted, but let’s find an early one!


Here are some I’ve found so far, listed in order with the earliest on top:


Thanks to everyone for contributing to those 10,000 Wiki articles!

   – Ninja Ed 

Comments (12)

  1. Congrats!

    I am glad to be involved in part of the TechNet Wiki community.

  2. Abdul Munir says:

    how to create a blog?

  3. Abdul,

    Only Microsoft employees can create blogs on MSDN/TechNet.

    We recommend using a site like Blogspot or WordPress for community blogs.


  4. Thanks Yottun! And thanks to everyone for contributing to those 10,000 articles!

  5. says:

    Wow.. That's amazing šŸ™‚ 10,042 pages …. Glad to be a part of wiki community..Thanks for sharing Ed..

  6. Luigi Bruno says:

    A great goal. Let's go on!

  7. That's a great article, Zoltan!

  8. It's aleady up to 10.129 pages now! =^)

    2,861 users have contributed 10,129 pages, 54,601 revisions, and 25,797 comments.

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