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Release status: unstable

Implementation User interface
Description Allows inline commenting on articles
Author(s) Richa Jain (mentored by Matthew Flaschen and Tyler Romeo) (Rjaintalk)
Latest version 0.1
MediaWiki 1.21+
PHP 5.3+
Database changes Yes
License GPLv2+
Example WMF Labs
Hooks used


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The Annotator extension allows inline commenting on articles

In-progress extension that will allow inline comments on MW pages (bugzilla:46440)

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Installation[edit | edit source]

  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called Annotator in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
require_once "$IP/extensions/Annotator/Annotator.php";
  • Run the update script which will automatically create the necessary database tables that this extension needs.
  • Done! Navigate to "Special:Version" on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.