List of extensions with status "stable"[edit]

Status means: Stable version.

Number of Extensions here: 504

Name Type MW Version Version / Date Author
AIM Button tag, mywiki 1.5. X 1.0a Jeffrey Phillips Freeman
Embeds a button showing users online status and providing access to a popup chat window.
APC special Niklas Laxström
View and manage APC cache within MediaWiki
API Query Extension tag 1.11 1.0 Andreas Rindler
Displays results from MediaWiki Query API within an article in blogroll format.
ASCIIMath4Wiki 1.6+ 1.0 Ariston Martins Cordeiro
Adds a tag that outputs math expressions in ASCIIMath as MathML.
AWC's Forum database, special, tag 1.6+ 2.4.0
A full featured standalone forum for MediaWiki, including permission based restricted forums, stickies, announcements and locked threads, signatures, avatars, moderation abilities and an admin section.
AbuseFilter user activity, special Andrew Garrett
Allows specific behaviour-based restrictions to be placed on wiki activity.
AccessControl user rights, tag 1.11.0 and higher 1.1 Aleš Kapica
Extension to restrict access to specific pages based on internal groups or group lists from userspace.
AddHTML tag tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Used to securely insert HTML section(s) on a wiki page.
AddPageService user rights, page action 1.8.2, 1.9.1 1.0.1 Fernando Correia
Web service to add pages to the wiki.
AddPersonalUrls mywiki >=1.10 0.31 RV1971
Add some items to the personal URLs.
AddScript extended syntax Tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.3 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides a way to add <script> tags to the page's head section.
AddScriptCss tag, parser function 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
AddSysop user rights 1.11< 1.0 Anthony Spälti
grant or revoke sysop/bureaucrat
Add Article to Category page action 1.8 + 0.1.9 Liang Chen The BiGreat
Adds an inputbox (for create new article) to each category page. The content of new page will contain "[[category:]]" automatically.
AdminWhiteList User access, user rights working in MW 1.12. Backwards compatibility not tested. Nino Dafonte
This extension adds the user to the groups sysop and bureaucrat when the user is logged in. Its useful for a LDAP wiki based authentication and you need to define which users must be sysop and bureaucrat. Array defined in LocalSettings.
AfterEdit Hook 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Creates a new MW hook AfterEdit triggered after page editing/submission.
AjaxLogin 1.14+ 2.0.0 Inez Korczyński
Jack Phoenix
Allows users to log in through an AJAX pop-up box
Ajax RatingScript Unobtrusive page action, ajax 1.10.1, 1.11, 1.14 2.0 User:Dynasource
Ajax script with 2 to 10 stars Review/Rating possibilities
Ajax Show Editors database, user activity, ajax 1.11+ Ashar Voultoiz
Shows who is editing a page you are editing.
Akismetcheck 1.11.2 1.0 ScribbleWiki
Spam prevention.
Allow Anchor Tags 1.9.3 1.0
Adds <anchor></anchor> tags and parses them to <a href=''></a> tags.
Allow Get Parameters in Wiki Links parser, link 1.14 (probably previous versions too) 0.4
Allows user defined get parameters for known articles, to be used in conjunction with extensions such as Extension:UrlGetParameters
Simple framework for protection against spambots
AntiSpoof user activity r36758 or later for r36760+ ? Brion Vibber
Prevents the creation of confusable usernames.
Anysite 1.7 and later 1.1 User:Gabeyg
Allows safely embedding a website without touching HTML settings.
ArticleCache tested 1.8.2 and 1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
This extension provides article content caching, recursive (bottom-up) article search within a namespace and easy interface for getting article content.
ArticleEx tested on 1.8.2 and 1.9.3 1.7 user:jldupont
Extends the Mediawiki Article Class to provide serving pages without skin and addressed through explicit 'type' information.
Asksql special, database 1.12 and above 2008-01-31 Brion Vibber
Allows SQL queries through a special page in the wiki, without opening phpMyAdmin etc.
Assert Edit page action 1.12a 2008-01-31 Steve Sanbeg
Adds edit assertions, for safer bot edits.
AuthBugzilla 1.0.1 Y.combarnous
have Bugzilla / Mediawiki installs share the same login/pwd
AuthJoomla1.5 1.11.1 0.1 Nori
Used to authenticate Joomla! 1.5.x
Auth_viaMySQL user identity 1.14.0rc1 1.1 John Derby Russell
Auto-authenticates users using MySQL database
AuthorProtect user rights, page action 1.11+ 1.2 Ryan Schmidt
Allows the author of a page to protect it from other users
AuthorRestriction user rights, special tested 1.8.2,1.9.3 2.0 jldupont
Adds 'read' level permission on a per-page basis.
AutoLanguage tested on 1.10 but probably works with a earlier versions See SVN Jean-Lou Dupont
AutoRedirect 1.10, 1.11 1.0.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
AutoWatch 1.10 1.0 Brice Lenfant
Add a custom defined list of user to watch any new or edited page + send an email on any new talk page
Autoincrement 1.12a 2008-01-31 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
A variable hook that adds an autoincrementing variable, {{AUTOINCREMENT}}
Automatic Groups 1.11.0+ 1.1 Rob Church
Provides a convenient means to configure automatic user rights and group membership based on various criteria
AvbDisqus tag 1.13 or newer 2.0 Alexey Beloblotskiy
Adds Disqus comments into wiki page
BOINC Authentication 1.13, 1.10 1.20 Eric Myers
Authentication to a wiki based on authentication to co-located BOINC project
Babel 1.16.x or higher (r52203) 1.3.0 Robert Leverington
Adds a parser function to inform other users about language proficiency and categorise users of the same levels and languages.
Bad Behavior user rights 1.5 or later 2.0.16 Michael Hampton
Bad Behavior is a unique way of blocking link spam and the robots which deliver it to your blog, forum, wiki or CMS.
Bad Image List special, database 1.7.0 or later 1.0 Rob Church
Administration interface for the bad image list
BibTexImport 0.1 (2009/03/01) Steren Giannini for CreativeCommons
import data from BibTex files
Bibwiki 1.11.0 0.99d Wolfgang Plaschg
Adds a special page to manage BibTeX bibliographies.
BoardVote Tim Starling, Kwan Ting Chan and others
Enables secure voting
Brett Dutton interface 1.13+ 1.3 Brett Dutton
Creates simple breadcrumbs navigation based on "/"
BrokenLinks special 1.14.0 0.1.0 Gary Thompson
Special Page which checks all links in table _externallinks and reports on those that return an HTTP response 4xx or 5xx
BrowserHistoryLink tag 1.5+ 1.1 Techjar
Adds a tag to create a link with a JavaScript event to go forward or back in the client's web browser.
BugSquish check for latest version. Mark Clements
An extension to cross out links to closed bugs.
BugzillaReports 1.13 1.0 Ian Homer from bemoko
Generate bugzilla reports
BypassSearch interface, mywiki 1.8.0 1.0.1 slakr
Adds a user preference to go directly to creating a new page when the Go button is used and the target page doesn't exist
CLDR 1.12+ 1.5 Niklas Laxström
Provides a parser function to localize the names of languages based on their language code to use in multilingual wikis.
CSS 1.6.x and above 1.0.4 (2008-06-01) User:Nad
A parser-function for adding CSS files, article or inline rules to articles
Calendar tag, special 1.12 Barrylb
These extensions add a <calendar/> tag and a new special page - Special:Events.
wikicalendar (Cdamian) tag 1.6.0 - 1.11.0 1.13 Cdamian
Use tags to create a calendar
Calendar (Kenyu73) interface 1.13-1.15 verified v3.8 (release)
User:Kenyu73 (cur) User:Simsong (last) User:Hex2bit (orgin)
Full page calendar with page events and template events
Call special 1.7 and later 1.2 Algorithmix
Create a hyperlink to a template (or to a normal wiki article) with parameter passing. Can be used at the browser's command line or within wiki text.
CategoryBreadcrumb 1.11,1.10.1/1.9.3/1.9.2/1.8.2 2.1 Boudewijn Vahrmeijer
Displays category breadcrumbs at the article headers
CategoryFunctions parser function Tested with 1.11 and 1.12svn, should work with older versions 1.0 Thomas Bleher
Two parser functions to see if a page belongs to a given category
CategoryHook 1.6.0+ 0.2.0 User:Nad
Adds a hook called "CategoryHook" which allows rules-based categorisation, adds a parser-function for categorisation and adds a parser-function for checking if the current title is a member of a given category.
CategoryLinks tag, parser function 1.9.3-1.10.1 1.5.0 Kyle van der Meer
Generates an N-column list of all categories in the wiki.
CategoryOnUpload interface 1.12 1.1.0 Robert Leverington
Adds a selection box to the upload page for choosing a category.
CategoryStepper 1.11 or higher 1.5 Robert Leverington
Displays a category stepper box allowing one to navigate forward and backwards alphabetically through one or more categories a page is in.
CategorySuggest page action 1.10.0, 1.11.0 1.1 Andreas Rindler
Adds input box to edit and upload page which allows users to assign categories to the article. When a user starts typing the name of a category, the extension queries the database to find categories that match the user input
Category Tests parser function 1.11+ 1.2 Ryan Schmidt
Functions for category testing
CategoryTree 1.8 (r16385 or later), 1.11 (for CT since r30515), 1.13 (for CT since r36772) Duesentrieb
Provides a dynamic view of the wiki's category structure as a tree.
CategoryWatch 1.11+ 1.0.0 User:Nad
Extends watchlist functionality to include notification about membership changes of watched categories.
CentralAuth user identity, database, special 1.11+ Brion Vibber
Allows to merge accounts into global accounts
CentralNotice special Brion Vibber, Tomasz Finc, Trevor Parscal
Adds a central sitenotice
CharInsert tag, page action Brion Vibber
Create JavaScript character insert boxes.
CheckUser special, user identity 1.5+ Tim Starling, Aaron Schulz
CheckUser function allows a user with permissions to check which IPs are used by a given username and which usernames are used by a given IP, without having to run queries directly against the database by hand.
Chr2syl tag, locale Jeff Merkey
This extension enables the generation of unicode symbols for the Cherokee language
Cite tag, special 1.6+ Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
footnotes for citing sources in Wikipedia articles and help for correctly citing Wikipedia articles in offline media
CleanChanges interface 1.12+ 1.1 Niklas Laxström
More compact display of changes list
Click 1.12.x and 1.13.x 1.4 Robert Leverington
Adds a parser function to display an image with a link that leads to a page other than the image description page.
Climate Crisis AIT Pledge Widget 1.8 and up 1.01 (2007-03-13) PatrikRoy
Allows insertion of the AIT Pledge Widget in a MediaWiki page.
Clipboard tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3, 1.11 1.01 user:jldupont
Provides a simple 'clipboard' to add/paste article titles.
CloseWikis 1.12.0+ v1 VasilievVV
Allows to close wikis via web interface.
Colorize 1.5+ 0.1 Javier Valcarce García (javier.{NOSPAM}valcarce
Makes text to appear more fun
ConditionalShow tag, user rights, mywiki tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3, 1.10, 1.14, 1.15, 1.16A 1.5
Conditionally show a wikitext section based on user group rights
Confirm Account user identity, database 1.11+ 1.49 Aaron Schulz
Requires submission and approval of accounts.
ConfirmEdit 1.6+ Brion VIBBER
adds captchas when saving an edit.
Confirm Users Email user identity, special 1.9+, may work for earlier versions 2.0 Ryan Schmidt
Allows bureaucrats to set other users as emailconfirmed
ContactAtOnce Presence 1.6.5 1.0
Render ContactAtOnce presence icon
Contribution Credits page action 1.11+ Jaime Prilusky
Adds Contribution Credits to the page footer
Contribution Scores user activity, special 1.10+ 1.10 Tim Laqua
Polls Wiki Database for highest user contribution volume.
CooperationStatistics special 1.13+
Add a special page with cooperation statistics.
CopperminePhotoGallery tag 1.0 Claus van Beek
This extension allows you to insert thumbnails (plus hyperlink to the larger image) from your Coppermine Photo Gallery (CPG) into a MediaWiki page.
CorporateContact special 1.8.x - 1.12.0, 1.13.x 0.1-SNAPSHOT Cédric Chantepie
Configurable contact page
Localized for : en, fa, fr
Countdown parser 1.5+ v1.2 Peter Strömberg, Paul Grinberg
Allows a wiki page to display one or more DHTML countdowns to a specified date
CreateArticle tag, page action tested on version 1.6.9, 1.6.10 & 1.11 and above 0.91 beta Lisa Ridley
Article creation inputbox
CreateBox tag, page action 1.11+ 1.6 Ross McClure
Inputbox designed for page creation
CrossNamespaceLinks special 1.11+ 2008-02-01 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
adds a special page listing links across namespaces
Crypto pfunc 1.11.2 1.0 Ryan O. Stouffer
Displays encrypted data based upon group membership
CustomEdit 1.11 1.1 User:Barrylb
Present custom editing forms for certain pages
CustomNavBlocks skin 1.13.0 (1.0 works on 1.7+) 2.0.0
Allows you to use normal MediaWiki-pages as contents of your Sidebar
DNASeq Tested on 1.13.3 1.0 Pierre Lindenbaum
Displays a DNA Sequence
DPL Calendar 1.6.x and above 1.0 User:Algorithmix
A parser-function calendar based on DPL and other extensions.
DPLforum tag, parser function 1.7 and above 3.2 Ross McClure
DynamicPageList-based forum software
Database special 1.01
Database functionality creates sequential, preloaded articles as 'records' (eg KB-0001)
Deleted Contributions special 1.8+ 2008-02-01 Aaron Schulz
A tool to list all of a user's deleted edits
Dependency Analyzer special 1.8+ 1.0 Andreas Fahle, Kathleen Haucke, Janette Lehmann
his special page visualizes the article and discussion revisions, for a given article, as nodes on 2 time bars.
Description 0.1 Evan Prodromou
Adds a description meta-tag to MediaWiki pages automatically
Desysop special, user rights Andrew Garrett
Gives bureaucrats the ability to revoke sysop access.
Dhflashplayer 0.99 Mrsdonovan
Allow the display of DreamHost's flash movie player within MediaWiki.
DirList tag tested with 1.12, might work with others too 0.1 Andreas Hagmann
lists the content of a directory
DisableSpecialPages 1.7.0 Rob Church
Allows wiki administrators to make a special page unavailable
DiscussionThreading interface, page action 1.9.3, 1.10, 1.10.1, trunk 1.3 Jack D. Pond, Daniel Brice
Makes the talk area work like a threaded process, including auto tagging and reply processing
DismissableSiteNotice Brion Vibber
Allows users to close the sitenotice
DollarSign tag 1.5 or newer 1.0 Sori Lee
Recognize the LaTeX-style inline math mode with dollar signs. To print the dollar sign, type the dollar sign preceded by one backslash.
DynBox 1.5.6+ 0.3 Romain GEORGES
Dynamic Box : Display customisable Dynamic HTML CSS Boxs for news.
DynamicPageList tag, parser function n:en:User:IlyaHaykinson and n:en:User:Amgine
Outputs a bulleted list of most recent items residing in a category, or a union of several categories.
DynamicPageList (DPL) tag, parser function 1.7 .. 1.16+ 1.8.8 IlyaHaykinson, Unendlich, Dangerville, Algorithmix
Create lists of other articles based on their category, namespace, title, references or template usage and include contents or arguments of template calls of those articles into your page.
EasyAddHtml tag 1.6.10+
EasyTimeline tag Erik Zachte
Adds <timeline> tag for creating timelines
EditAttributesAction tested 1.8.2,1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Provides a definable user-friendly access to page attributes.
EditCount parser function, special, user activity at least 1.6.10 1.2.9 Fahad Sadah
Displays a detailed edit count of users.
EditSimilar notify 1.16+ 1.18 Bartek Łapiński and Łukasz 'TOR' Garczewski
Encourages users to edit articles similar (by categories) to the one they just edited.
EditSubpages user rights 1.6+ 3.0 Ryan Schmidt and Prod
Allows sysops to unlock pages for anonymous editing
EditTalkRight 1.11, 1.12 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Enforces the "edit_talk" right
Edit User special, user identity 1.11+ 1.5.2 Ryan Schmidt
Allows privileged users to edit other users' preferences
EditUser special 1.6.10 1.0 David Klawiter
Edit some important user record fields in MediaWiki 1.6.10
EditWarning notify tested on 1.11.* - 1.14.0 0.3.4 nemphis
Displays a warning if user edits a page which is currently being edited.
Edit Section Link Transform 1.5+ 1.0
Changes "[edit]" edit section links in to an icon link.
Editcount special Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Displays edit count of a user
Email Address Image 1.11.1 1.1 Maarten van Dantzich
Generates an image of input text for obfuscating email addresses.
EmailLog user activity 1.10, 1.11 See SVN user:jldupont
Email Obfuscator 1.9.3 1.0
This extension obfuscates email addresses by replacing every character with its equivalent ASCII code for HTML. The email address must be within <mail> and </mail>. It parses these tags and converts them to <a href=''></a> tags with the email address along with the 'mailto:' obfuscated to keep spiders from spamming.
EmailPage 1.11.0+ 1.3.1 User:Nad
Send rendered HTML page to an email address or list of addresses using phpmailer
Emailtag >=1.6.0 0.3 Tino Reichardt
Adds a tag to display e-mail addresses as images (to avoid spam).
EmbedNews 1.11 1.3.6 Thomas Lorentsen
Displays current event from a news page
Emoticons unknown 1.2.3 Alex Wollangk (, and Techjar (
Enable forum-style emoticon (smiley) replacement within MediaWiki.
EmoticonsLite unknown 1.0 Alex Wollangk (, and Techjar (
Enable forum-style emoticon (smiley) replacement within MediaWiki.
Enkoder 1.8+ 2007-03-27 Trevor Wennblom and Hivelogic
Obfuscates email addresses and other content by transforming into JavaScript.
EntreCard 0.1 Jung Lee aka Max Lee
EntreCard extension allow you to put EntreCard widgets on your Wiki pages.
ExpandCss 1.6.x+ 1.0.0 User:Ennox
Expand the CSS Styles for your wiki without own skin
ExpandTemplates 1.14alpha r42593 Tim Starling
recursive expansion of templates, parser functions and variables
ExtAuthDB 1.14.0 0.1 Alessandra Bilardi
Used to authenticate users with external MySQL database
ExtendedPagers api 1.13+ 1.1 Wolfgang Stöttinger
extended pagers that support ordering and can jump do a specific page (like e.g. google), (ExtendedIndexPager, ExtendedTablePager)
ExtensionClass 1.8.2, 1.9.3, 1.10 Check SVN user:jldupont
Provides a base class for developing extensions.
External image whitelist mywiki 1.13.0 1.0 Ryan Schmidt
Allows external images only from sites matching a regex whitelist
FilePageMasking 1.14+ 1.0 Robert Rohde
Translates local links to file description pages by masking ".xxx" as "_xxx".
FileSystemListing 1.0.0 Javier Castro
Provides an easy way to list filesystem contents on your webserver.
Filepath 1.7.0 or later Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Allows user agents to get the full path of a file from its name.
FindSpam special
Adds a special page that allows to find recently added spam.
FireStats 1.4.4-stable 1.5.0-beta Omry Yadan
FireStats is a statistics plugin that can be integrated into MediaWiki.
FixedImage 1.11+ 1.0 Brion Vibber
As written, included a fundraising goal bar in the sitenotice. The reference image (and wiki) in the source code no longer exists.
Flagged Revisions interface, special, user rights, database 1.14a (r39052+) Aaron Schulz, Joerg Baach
Article validation allows for article content management by "editor" and "reviewer" classes.
Flickr 0.2.1 Edward Simpson
Embed specific Flickr images in MediaWiki pages.
ForcePreview user rights 1.12.0+ 1.1 Ryan Schmidt
Forces unprivileged users to preview before saving
FormProc interface, tag tested on 1.10 but probably works with earlier versions See SVN Jean-Lou Dupont
FramedVideo tag fully tested on 1.11.0 and 1.13.x, should work on 1.8+; PHP 5 is required 1.1.2
Allows embedding videos from various services
Freenode Chat 1.12.0 or higher 1.0.0 Robert Leverington, Marco 27
Adds a special page used to chat in real time with other wiki users (using Freenode web IRC client).
Gadgets mywiki, special 1.11+ (or rev:24477+) Duesentrieb
Allow users to enable JS-based, user-provided gadgets from their preferences page.
GeSHiCodeTag 1.65 Paul Nolasco
A tag to create a syntax-highlighted code using GeSHi
GeoGebra tag tested with 1.12.0
(may run with older versions)
2.0p R. Großmann
Add GeoGebra applet to MediaWiki pages
geshi 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
GetFamily 1.0 Łukasz Matysiak
Generates a family file for pywikipediabot
GiveRollback special, user rights Rob Church
Special page to allow local bureaucrats to give rollback permissions to a non-sysop user
Gliffy 1.11, 1.12 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides integration with Gliffy online diagrams
GlobalBan 0.1 Daniel Friesen
This extension disallows all access made by any IP/IP range listed in the blacklist.
Global CSS/JS skin, mywiki 1.8+ 2.0 Ryan Schmidt
Allows global CSS and JS on a "central" wiki to be loaded for all wikis in the farm
GlobalUserrights 1.14 r44213+ 1.0.2 Nathaniel Herman
Allows easy management of global user rights through Special:GlobalUserrights
Glossary 1.6-1.13 (and maybe above) 2008-05-28 BarkerJr, Benjamin Kahn, Sorin Sbarnea
Enable a Glossary within MediaWiki using tooltips.
GoToCategory 1.12+ 1.0
Checks search terms agains the Category namespace for Go 'jump to page' functionality
GoogleCode tag, parser function 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Google Maps Gregory Szorc
Generates custom maps using the Google Maps API
Google AdSense skin 1.14 or newer 1.1 Siebrand Mazeland
Adds GoogleAdSense to the sidebar
Google AdSense skin 1.13 or newer 1.1
Adds Google AdSense to the top
Google Analytics tag, user activity 1.0 Naoise Golden Santos
Enable Google Analytics within your wiki
Google Analytics user activity 1.11+ 2.0
Automatically inserts Google Analytics tracking code at the bottom of MediaWiki pages
Google Analytics Links tag, user activity 1.5. X 1.2 Nik Molnar
Enable outbound and file link tracking
Google Custom Search Engine 1.7.1 0.1 User:BiGreat
This extension helps you add a Google Custom Search Engine (Google Co-op) to your MediaWiki-powered site.
Group Permissions Editor user rights, ajax, special 1.12+ 1.2 Oliver Baker
Allows preset GroupPermissions to be changed internally
GroupPermissionsManager user rights, special 1.12+ 3.2.6 Ryan Schmidt
Manage group permissions via a special page
GroupPortal 1.11+ 1.0
Allows for group-based Main Page redirection
Guestbook >=1.6.0 0.13 Tino Reichardt
Adds a guestbook as a specialpage.
HNP 1.10, 1.11 1.1.2 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides an hierarchical namespace permissions system (aka "prefixes") to Mediawiki without changes to the base installation nor creation of new database tables.
HTML Profiles parser function tested on 1.14.0 1.0 Toby Inkster
HTMLets 1.9 (maybe older versions too) Duesentrieb
lets you inline HTML snippets from files
HTTP 302 Found 1.14+ 1.0 Ian Weller
Forces an external HTTP 302 redirect instead of internal redirects
HeaderFooter 1.10, 1.11, 1.12 2.0.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides per-namespace and per-page header + footer inclusion.
HideEditOnPreview 1.1 Hendrik Brummermann
Hides the edit-link (tab) in preview mode
Hide Empty Sections hook 1.14 1.0
Hide sections that do not have any text in it.
HideNamespace parser function, mywiki 1.6.0+ 1.1
Hides namespace in the header and title when a page is in specified namespace or when the {{#hidens:}} parser function is called. You can also use {{#unhidens:}} to override the hiding individually.
Hierarchical Namespace Permissions tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.2 user:jldupont
Provides an hierarchical namespace permissions system (aka "prefixes") to Mediawiki without changes to the base installation nor creation of new database tables.
Hierarchy database, tag, parser function 1.8, 1.9 1.1.0 Fernando Correia
Creates a hierarchical page navigation structure.
httpsLogin interface 1.8 1.0
Allows you to use https only for pages that transmit your password
I18nTags tag, pfunc Niklas Laxström
Access the i18n functions for number formatting, grammar and plural in any available language
ICQ Button tag, mywiki 1.5. X 1.0
Render ICQ Button showing users online status
IM Status tag, mywiki 1.12 to 1.15 (maybe earlier versions, but not tested) 1.3 David Dernoncourt
Provides status buttons for several IM programs (AIM, Google Talk, ICQ, MSN/Live Messenger, Skype, Xfire and Yahoo)
IRC Chat 1.6.10+ 2.07 Quentin Sheets
Adds an IRC Applet to your wiki
Icon parser 1.10+ 1.6.1
Allows using images as icons (linkless and linked both supported)
IconLink parser , parser function only tested with 1.11 1.0 Robert Hänel
Prepends an icon to a link.
ImageLink 1.8.2, 1.9.3, 1.10, 1.11, 1.12 1.7.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides a clickable image link using an image stored in the Image namespace and an article title (which may or may not existin the database).
ImageMap 1.11+ Tim Starling
HTML image maps
ImageMap (McNaught) 1.5 Shannon McNaught
ImageMap implementation. (see Extension:ImageMap)
ImageSizeInfoFunctions parser function 1.8, 1.9, 1.10 1.0.0 Dario de Judicibus, (mantainer Giuseppe Briotti)
return image width and height in pixel
ImportFreeImages 1.11+ 0.1 Travis Derouin
Allows users to import properly licensed photos directly into their wiki from flickr.
Improved Access Control user rights, tag 1.13.1 1.1 Jonathan Eisenstein
enables group access restriction on a page-by-page basis along with several other features
include tag 1.5+ 8 Noah Spurrier
Include external static content from the local file system, a remote URL, or SVN. External content can be included or embedded as an iframe.
InputBox tag, page action, search 1.11 Erik Möller
Allows users to add predefined HTML forms to wiki pages.
InterWiki 1.0.0 User:Nad
Manage the InterWiki list from a file
InterWikiLinkManager 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
InterWikiTitleWizard 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Interlanguage 1.12 1.0 Nikola Smolenski
Grabs interlanguage links from another wiki
Interwiki List special 1.12 (older?) 0.3 Chad Horohoe
Creates a special page to view all available interwiki links on a wiki
Invision Power Board Authentication tag, parser function, special, user identity 1.5.4, 1.6.x, 1.7.x, 1.8.x, 19.x, 1.10.x and 1.11x 1.6.2 Peter De Decker
Integrates Invision Power Board with MediaWiki
Itemstats tag 1.7 1.0 Patrick Atoon
This extension adds the possibility to use World of Warcraft ItemStats [1] "item" and "itemico" tags in articles.
JQuery Tab Container tag 1.1x 1.0-SNAPSHOT Speed Computer Research
Helps you organize content of your page into AJAX tabs.
JSKitRating 1.11, 1.12 1.4.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides integration with JS-Kit Ratings and JS-Kit Score AJAX based social rating/scoring tools.
JSpoiler parser 1.1
Adds a <spoiler> tag to show/hide text
Jamendo 1.6.10+ 1.0.0 Marc Despland
Add the capabilities of the JamendoLib to displaying and playing Jamendo's albums.
Java Applet Tested on 1.10.0 1.0b Phil Trasatti
Add java applets to a wiki
Javascript all versions 1.0.2 (2007-06-27) User:Nad
Loads Javascript files from selected files or directories without duplication.
Slideshow (Javascript) tag, parser function 1.11 - 1.13 0.2.1 Chris Reigrut, Key Bank / Key Equipment Finance
Create a slideshow (using javascript) from multiple included DIV elements
Jmol 1.11+ NicoV
Jmol applets
KML Export parser function, special 1.9+ 1.3.0 Juliano F. Ravasi
Generates KML files for Google Earth from content in article pages.
KeepSearches database, search 1.13.2 1.0 MP2P Technologies S.A. (Daniel Remeseiro)
Keeps in database and counts all the searches made by users in your mediawiki
Labeled Section Transclusion tag, parser function 1.7+ Steve Sanbeg
enables marked sections of text to be transcluded Quilt 1.8 and up 1.01 (2007-03-24) PatrikRoy
Allows insertion of the Quilt in a MediaWiki page.
Last.FM Widget 1.9.x 1 Benedikt Meuthrath
New parser tag (<lastfmwidget>) to include the Last.FM widget.
LaunchExternal parser 1.1 (2/13/2009) Eric Fortin
Uploaded 'media/images/http:/file:/etc links open in new external window
Link Attributes parser function tested on 1.14.0 1.0 Toby Inkster
LinkedImage 1.5+ 0.3 Alexander Kraus
Alan Trick
Allows client-side clickable images with custom link targets etc. using <linkedimage> tag
Links 1.10.0 1.1.39 Hidalgo Rionda
To create a random sheet of links for spambots
ListTransclusions special tested on 1.14+
Lists all transcluded pages of a given page
Livejournal_User 1.6.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x, 1.13.x or higher 0.1
Adds <lj user=""/> and <lj community=""/> tags to document.
LocalisationUpdate 1.15 0.3 Tom Maaswinkel
Extension to keep the localized messages as up to date as possible
#logotipo 1.11 - 1.13 1.0 Carl Austin Bennett
Example of function to change $wgLogo on a per-page basis
LookupUser special 1.11+
Retrieve information about a user such as email address and ID
Loops parser function 1.14.0 and later 0.3.0 David M. Sledge (talk)
Loops, man! LOOPS!
MWCalendar 1.6+ 1.0.7 Eric Bouliane
This will display a calendar as set within parameters and will display data if passed.
MWReleases api 1.16 1.0 Chad Horohoe
Publish current Mediawiki releases via the API
MWSearch search 1.13+ (1.11.1 works with only basic features) Brion Vibber and Kate Turner
Back-end for the MediaWiki Lucene-based search engine
MagicNoNumberedHeadings 1.11, may run with earlier versions 1.11 Purodha Blissenbach
Add MagicWord __NONUMBEREDHEADINGS__ to disable autonumbering of the headings in a page.
MagicNumberedHeadings 1.11, may run with earlier versions 1.11 Purodha Blissenbach
Add MagicWord __NUMBEREDHEADINGS__ to force autonumbering of the headings of a page.
Mails 1.10.0 1.1.84 Hidalgo Rionda
To create a random sheet of mails for spambots
MakeBot special, user rights Rob Church
Adds a special page which allows bureaucrats to grant and revoke bot status from user accounts.
Makesysop special, user rights MediaWiki 1.5 February 9th, 2007 Tim Starling
Gives bureaucrats/stewards the ability to modify user levels
ManualSitemap 1.13.0+ 0.11 François Boutines-Vignard, Jehy, Thomas
Adds a special page to create Sitemaps.
MarkdownExtraGeshiSyntax tag 1.0 Anthony Bush
Adds support for markdown extra syntax with Geshi support.
MyloCreative Svejo Link 1.12.0+ 0.1 Lyubomir Petrov / MyloCreative
This extension allows you to add social bookmarking for (bulgarian digg-like site).
MediaFunctions 1.9.0 2007.01 Stéphane Brunner
Access to the media (file or image) meta data.
MediaWiki Bulletin Board Modifications 1.3 The TattleTale Strangler
Modifications for MediaWiki Bulletin Board
Memorize 1.7+ (or 1.6+, see Installation notes) 1.0a Ryan Lane
Allows users to create memorization tables like those on
MetaDescriptionTag 1.6.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x, 1.13.x or higher 0.2 (2008-08-24) Joshua C. Lerner (Jclerner)
Extension tag for adding a custom <meta> description to the document header.
MetaTags 1.11, 1.12 1.1.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Allows users to add META and LINK tags to an individual page's HEAD coding. This extension still allows the mediawiki page to be parser cached.
Metapost 1.9 - 1.12 1.7 LEE Sau Dan (李守敦)
Include METAPOST graphics on a Mediawiki page using the <metapost> tag
MetavidWiki link, tag, extended syntax, search, special 1.11.0 or greater (tested up to 1.14alpha) 1.0 Michael Dale and others
MetavidWiki is an extension that enables community engagement with audio/visual media assets and associative temporal metadata.
Special:Metrics Tested on 1.11.0 0.1 Chris Reigrut, Key Bank / Key Equipment Finance
Adds a special page to display predefined metrics / statistics
Mibbit 1.12 or higher 1.4.3 Robert Leverington
Adds a special page used to chat in real time with other wiki users.
MicroID user identity, mywiki 1.8+ 0.2 Evan Prodromou
adds a MicroID to user pages
MindMeister 1.11, 1.12 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides integration with MindMeister mindmaps
MiniDonation tag 1.11+ Brion Vibber
Adds <donationform> tag to support donations via PayPal
MiniPreview parser 1.11+ Magnus Manske
Displays small previews of other images in the same categories or displayed on the same pages next to an image
Minimum Name Length 1.11.0+ 1.0 Rob Church
Enforce a minimum username length during account creation
MobileSkin skin 1.13.X 0.4 Mark Daly
Automatically detect iPhone or other mobile devices to select a skin appropriate for the device (overrides user's preference for desktop without changing the user setting).
ModalBox parser function, skin works on 1.14 2.00 Oliver Baker
Creates a Grey, Drop Down Modal Box
MooTools 1.2 Core skin 1.12.0 1.0 The MooTools Dev Team
Adds mootools-1.2-core-yc.js to each page
MostRevisors special 1.13+
Add a special page listing pages with the most different editors.
Multi-Category Search search, special, data extraction MediaWiki 1.8 or higher 1.38 Iaroslav Vassiliev
Extension represents a special page Special:MultiCategorySearch, that allows to find pages, included in several specified categories at once.
Multi-protocol notification any 1.1 fippo & lynX
Forward major or minor change notifications to a multi-protocol chat and messaging server for IRC, XMPP and PSYC users.
Multi-select Namespace Search search, page action 1.9.3 .2 (July 29, 2007) Eep, Tim Laqua
Converts namespace search checkboxes into multi-select list boxes
MultiBoilerplate 1.11 or higher 1.8.0 Robert Leverington
Allows a boilerplate to be selected from a drop down box located above the edit form when editing pages.
MultiLanguageManager database, locale 1.6.10+ 1.0.1 Marc Despland
Add multi-languages capacities to a wiki
Myriad 1.4+ Sylvain Machefert
Myriad Music plug-in
NagVis tag Tested on 1.7, 1.13 and 1.14 Felipe Muñoz Brieva (
Add NagVis maps to MediaWiki pages
NamespaceLevelProcessor tested 1.8.2, 1.9.3 2.4 user:jldupont
Provides the capability to assign a PHP 'processor' on a per namespace basis.
Network Analyzer special 1.8+ 1.0 Anne Baumgraß, Benedikt Meuthrath, Janette Lehmann, Kathleen Haucke, Andreas Fahle
This tool generates different networks out of articles and their revisions. They can be filtered by category and article edit time.
NewArticleTemplates interface 1.9.x or later 1.1
Prefills newly created pages with some text.
NewUserMessage 1.11+ 2.1 Nad, Siebrand
Add a message to newly created user's talk pages
New User Email Notification 1.8.0+ 1.5 Rob Church
Sends email notification when user accounts are created
Newest Pages special 1.6.0+ 1.7 Rob Church
List of the most recently created pages on the wiki (doesn't use recentchanges)
News Channel notify, special, data extraction 1.8 or higher 1.64
Iaroslav Vassiliev
Extension allows to set up a custom RSS 2.0/Atom 1.0 news channel on your wiki in a minute. If you include a page into some specified category (e. g. [[Category:News]]), this page instantly appears on the site's channel. Channel is implemented as a special page [[Special:NewsChannel]] and is automatically linked from every page of the wiki.
Newuserlog hook, user activity 1.5, tested on MediaWiki 1.8-1.13 Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Displays account creations in Special:Log in reverse chronological order
NiceCategoryList2 2.2 Kichik, JohanTheGhost
Displays a nicely-formatted category list, with versatile sub-category listing.
No Robots 1.5 and 1.6 n/a
Protect individual pages from being indexed by search engines.
NonincludableNamespaces Mark Clements
Emulates $wgNonincludableNamespaces for older versions of MediaWiki.
NukeDPL page action, special 1.2.1 User:Nad
Allows mass deletion of articles by DPL query (based on Extension:Nuke by Brion Vibber)
Nuke Templating page action, user rights 1.8.2 1.0 user:jldupont
Provides the site administrator a way to police the usage of templates on a MediaWiki installation.
Outreach Connections Extensions interface 1.13.x 1.0 Scott Horlbeck
A small suite of extensions that make the UI more friendly, especially if your wiki is geared toward an audience that prefers to fill out forms rather than use wiki text (i.e. for templates).

Although this is marked stable, you WILL need to modify the code to suit your wiki. Think of these extensions as a starting point for your project, rather than something that is ready-to-go.
OFlash tag Probably 1.8 1.0.0 Orifice Software (Fergal Hainey)
Easy syntax for inserting Flash SWFs and FLV videos.
OMBookmarks Extension tag 1.11, 1.10 1.0 Andreas Rindler
Displays bookmarks from MIKE2.0 Openmethodology Bookmarks in a blogroll type view on your Mediawiki website.
OggHandler media 1.11+ Tim Starling
Integrated support for Ogg Theora, Vorbis, Speex and FLAC
OnImageUpload 1.11, 1.12 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides text preloading when uploading files
OpenID user identity, special 1.6.x-1.14.x (?) 0.9.0 Evan Prodromou
Allow users with accounts on other OpenID-enabled sites to log in
Oversight Brion VIBBER
Adds a user class that allows hiding revisions.
POD 1.6.3 or better 0.06 User:Tels
Render POD (Plain Old Documentation) input as HTML
PSINoTocNum 1.9.x Benedikt Meuthrath
New MagicWord __NOTOCNUM__ to disable TOC numbering.
PSIporting 1.10 1 Benedikt Meuthrath, PSI
Ex- and importer with sql statements and including linked images.
PageAfterAndBefore 1.82, 1.93, 1.10, 1.11 1.0.2 Jean-Lou Dupont
PageAttributes database tested 1.8.2,1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Enables the manipulation of attributes associated with a page.
Page CSS 1.10 (maybe also before that) r24180 (2007-07-16) Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Parser hook to add per-page CSS using the <css> tag
PageRestrictions 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
PageSidebar 1.11, 1.12 1.1.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides page scoped sidebar.
PageTools Tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3, 1.11 1.1 user:jldupont
Provides a 'magic word' interface for getting category information related to the current page, setting the page's title and subtitle.
ParserCacheControl page action, parser tested on 1.8.2, 1.10 1.0 user:jldupont
ParserExt 1.10, 1.11 1.3.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
ParserFunctions pfunc 1.7+
Enhances parser with logical functions
ParserPhase2 1.10, 1.11, 1.12 1.1.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
This extension enables performing a 'second pass' through a 'parser cached' page replacing for 'dynamic' variables.
Password Protected Pages tag, hook 1.11 1.0 Stinkfly
Makes page able to be protected via passwords
Password Reset special, user rights, user identity 1.9+ 1.6
Resets Wiki user's passwords - requires 'passwordreset' privileges
PdfBook 1.0.1 nad
Composes a book from articles in a category and exports as a PDF file
PdfHandler 1.11 0.2 xarax <jodeldi at gmx dot de>
Handles PDF files like multipage DJVU
Pdf Export special, data extraction 1.14 2.0 Thomas Hempel
Converts current page to PDF and sends to browser
PersonalisedHomepage Mark Clements
Allows users to create their own homepage.
PicLens special, tag, mywiki 1.11.x, 1.12.0, 1.13.x 1.0-SNAPSHOT
Media RSS support for gallery tag, and PicLens integration
Picasa2Gallery 1.10 - 1.15.0 2.0.0 Velorex
Generate image gallery from Picasa xml export.
Plexcel user identity, user rights 1.11.1 (at least) 3.2.1 IOPLEX Software
Provides Active Directory SPNEGO Single Sign-On (SSO) and explicit Kerberos 5 logon using the conventional loign form. Users allowed to authenticate with the site may be restricted to specific Windows groups. Windows groups may be mapped to MW groups. Local accounts will be created automatically, populated and updated as necessary when the user authenticates a new session.
Poem 1.7+ Nikola Smolenski
adds <poem> tag for poem formatting
Poll Extension tag, mywiki 1.11. X 1.5 Sorin Sbarnea and
Add polls to mediawiki.
Poll special 1.14.0 1.0
Add a Poll-Special Page into Mediawiki
Postloader tag, page action tested 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Enables postloading of content after creation of an article but before the said article is written to the database.
Preferences Extension mywiki, special ? 2006/11/16 Austin Che
Allows other extensions to add new user preferences to MediaWiki
Prefix Security special, user rights, tag 1.6.5 up to 1.13.1 1.3.0 (05.11.2008) Borut Tomažin
Extension for controlling page-specific user rights based on titles and their prefixes
PreloadManager 1.11, 1.12, 1.13 1.1.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides per-namespace specific text preloading upon page creation.
Preloader page action, tag 1.7.0+ 1.1 Rob Church
Load boilerplate text when creating new pages
Proofread Page ThomasV
The Proofread Page extension can render a book either as a column of OCR text beside a column of scanned images, or broken into its logical organization (such as chapters or poems) using transclusion.
PropertyTable tag, parser function 1.8, 1.9 1.2.0 Fernando Correia
Outputs a table with keys and values.
PropertyTable2 tag, parser function 1.8, 1.9, 1.10, 1.13 1.2.0-GB Fernando Correia, Giuseppe Briotti
Outputs a table with keys and values.
ProtectSection user rights, tag 1.12+ 1.1 Originally by ThomasV; modified by Jim Hu, Siebrand Mazeland, and Nephele
Prevent editing of text embedded in <protect>...</protect> tags
PublicCat user rights all versions 1.0.4 (2008-02-12) User:Nad
Divides wiki into private and public by domain name, but allows unrestricted access to articles in a public category.
Purge interface 1.11 or higher Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Adds a purge tab on all normal pages and bypasses the purge check for anonymous users allowing for quick purging of the cache
Purgetab 1.11, 1.12, 1.13 and (likely) lower 1.0 Jonathan Tse and Joe Beaudoin Jr.
An extension to add the purge tab to all article pages without the use of JavaScript.
QISSingleSignOn 1.6 or newer 0.4 Hendrik Brummermann
Single Sign On from HISQIS-Portal
QuickEditProtect parser function 1.11, 1.12 (probably works with earlier versions too) 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides secure inclusion of widgets
Quiz 1.12 1.0 Lrbabe
Quiz tool for MediaWiki
RSS tag 1.5 mutante, Daniel Kinzler, Rdb, Mafs, Alxndr
Displays an RSS feed on a wiki page
RT tag 1.11 or greater 1.8 Greg Sabino Mullane
Interface to a RT (RequestTracker) database
RandomArea 1.6.5 and higher 1.1 Thomas Stock
Inserting random elements in a page
RandomImage 1.7.0+ 1.4 Rob Church
Adds a <randomimage> tag to the parser allowing for randomisation of multimedia content on a page
RandomInclude 1.8.2, 1.9.1 1.3.5 Fernando Correia, John Erling Blad
Includes a random text.
RandomSelection 1.7+ 2.1.4 Ross McClure
Displays a random option from the given set.
RandomUsersWithAvatars 1.11 1.0 Wikia, Inc. (New York Team)
Shows the avatars of randomly chosen wiki users who have set an avatar for themselves.
Random Root Page special 1.10+ 1.1 Hojjat (aka Huji)
Special page which fetches a random root page
RawPagePacker 1.10.0 0.1 DT-Studios
minify the CSS&Javascript raw page via the Minify
RawPageTools tested on 1.10 but probably works with a earlier versions See SVN user:jldupont
RawRight 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
reCAPTCHA user identity reCAPTCHA
Places a strong CAPTCHA (including audio CAPTCHA) on your Wiki
RecentActivity all versions 1.0.2 User:Nad
Adds parser functions for listing recently created and edited articles.
RecordAdmin 0.8.4 nad
A special page for finding and editing record articles using forms
Redirect hook 1.14 or newer 1.0 Siebrand Mazeland, Marcel Minke.
Allows easy configuration of redirects on account creation and logout
RedirectAfterLogout 1.14a
tested on 1.14a
Allows wiki administrators to redirect to a specific page after a user has logged out
RedirectOnAccountCreation 1.14a
tested on 1.14a and 1.13.2
Allows wiki administrators to redirect to a specific page after a user has created a new account
RedirectOnLogin 1.12.0
tested on 1.12.0 (1.4+ theorically)
Allows wiki administrators to redirect to a specific page when an user login
Redirect Anchor 1.6.x n/a Emiller
Enable redirects to particular sections of articles.
RefreshSpecial 1.14+ 1.2.1 Bartek Łapiński
Jack Phoenix
Allows manual special page refresh of special pages
RegexBlock user rights, special 1.11+ 1.2.1 Bartek Łapiński, Tomasz Klim, Piotr Molski, Adrian Wieczorek, Alexandre Emsenhuber, Jack Phoenix
Adds a new special page for blocking, viewing and unblocking user names and IP addresses by given name, using regular expressions
RegexFunctions parser function 1.7+ 1.3 Ryan Schmidt
Regular expression based parser functions
RegexTools 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
RemoveRedlinks skin 1.14+ Chad Horohoe
Removes redlinks from page output
Renameuser user identity, special 1.11+ Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
Special page allows user accounts to be renamed
Resign user rights, special Rotem Liss
This extension gives users the ability to remove their permissions.
Restrict access by category and group user rights Tested on 1.12.0 to 1.15.0 1.01 (Extension talk) Andrés Orencio Ramírez Pérez - Andy
Restrict access to pages by users groups and documents categories
Review 1.6+ Mangus Manske
Review allows for readers to rate the content of pages/revisions.
RightFunctions parser function 1.10+ 1.10 Ryan Schmidt
Permission-based parser functions
RigorousSearch special, search 1.7 1.0.1 JohanTheGhost
Performs a slow, inefficient wiki search on the full page text.
RoyalMailTrack tag 1.12 1.1 Juux
Inserts form to submit a Royal Mail track & trace number
RudeProxyBlock 0.1 Daniel Friesen
This extension disallows all access made by an IP listed as an Open Proxy.
Runphp_page tag, parser function tested on 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.6 Jean-Lou Dupont
SMF Auth Integration user activity 1.11.1 - 1.12.0 (1.14) 1.13 Ryan Wagoner
Authenticate users from SMF.
SMF_Authentication user identity, user activity 1.11.0 1.2 Snakehit
Authenticates users from SMF(Simple Machines Forum) and automatic log them in/out at MediaWiki.
SMW_ParserFunctionAskMore 1.10.x or higher 1.1 S.O.E. Ansems
Makes Semantic MediaWiki's <ask>...</ask> tag into a ParserFunction {{#askmore}}. So you can use it in a Template and feed template parameters into the query, even the {{{...}}} parameters which is not possible with the {{#ask}} implemented natively by Semantic MediaWiki.
SSL Authentication user identity, special 1.10.x, 1.11.x, 1.12.x, 1.13.x 1.1.3 Martin Johnson
Automagic login with certificates using Apache2 mod_ssl clientside
SVNIntegration tag 1.11 1.1.3
Adds some custom tags which allow an integration of files from Subversion repositories into the wiki.
Screencasting 1.0 Stefan Schulze Steinmann
Adds a screen recorder to MediaWiki, to record screencasts directly on the edit pages.
MyScript extension 0.1 Jung Lee aka Max Lee
Add Google AdSense to individual pages or any other scripts.
Scuttle Bookmarks Extension tag 1.10 and later 1.0 (and omCollabBookmarks 1.1) Andreas Rindler
Displays bookmarks from your Scuttle social bookmarking website in a blogroll type view on your Mediawiki website.
SecureHTML tag, user rights 1.10 or later 2.3.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
This extension securely inserts HTML section(s) or pages on a wiki page.
SecurePHP tag, user rights 1.10 1.11, 1.12 1.0.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides secure execution of PHP code embedded in 'runphp' tagged section.
SecurePoll special Kwan Ting Chan, Tim Starling and others
Extension for elections and surveys
SecureProperties 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
SecureTransclusion parser function 1.11, 1.12, 1.13 2.0.2 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides secure transcluding of interwiki wikitext pages accessible without the 'action=raw' parameter.
SecureWidgets parser function 1.11, 1.12 (probably works with earlier versions too) 1.0.1 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides secure inclusion of widgets
See Also all versions including 1.10.1 and 1.11 1.1 B.Vahrmeijer
Hook places related articles that derive from the same directory, beneath the article.
Seealso Magus Manske
Localised "See also" headings using the tag <seealso>
SelectCategory > 1.8.2 0.7dev Leon Weber & Manuel Schneider
Allows the user to select from existing categories when editing a page.
SelectCategoryTagCloud 1.10.0, 1.11.0, 1.12 1.4 Andreas Rindler
Adds a category selection tag cloud to the edit and upload pages and enables a Google Suggest-like/typeahead completion of categories entered by the user.
SelectionOnUpload interface 1.15.1 0.1 Alessandra Bilardi
Adds a selection box to the upload page for choosing something
Semantic Forms special 1.11.* or greater 1.8.4 Yaron Koren <>, and others
An extension, based around Semantic MediaWiki, that allows users to create forms for adding and editing pages that use templates to store semantic data. Forms are defined using editable text files, written in a custom markup language, that are then parsed on-the-fly when a form is needed.
Semantic MediaWiki link, tag, extended syntax, search, special 1.11.0 or greater (tested up to 1.15alpha) 1.4.3 (see [2]) Klaus Lassleben, Markus Krötzsch, Denny Vrandecic, S Page and others
SMW allows users to add structured data to wiki pages through simple wikitext markup that turns links to other pages and data values in a page into meaningful properties. With this information, SMW helps to search, organize, browse, evaluate, and share the wiki's content.
Send2Friend 1.0 Information Architects
Allows users to send an email notification to a friend via a form.
Shibboleth Authentication User identity 1.7 or higher 1.2.3 D.J. Capelis, Steven Langenaken
Allows integration of mediawiki with the Shibboleth Single Sign-on project from Internet2.
Shibboleth Authentication Plus 1.7 or higher 1.0 GRNET & Atlantis Group (Univ. of Crete - EMAC)
Enriches the functionality of Shibboleth Authentication for group-based Authentication and Authorization. Also, implements a user notification messaging mechanism.
ShortLinksParser (SLP) parser, link 1.5 1.2
Different version of interwiki links: Lets you configure base-urls with multiple placeholders for often used sources like Wikipedia.
SidebarEx 1.82, 1.93, 1.10, 1.11, 1.12 1.1.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides customizable sidebars.
SignDocument database, special 1.1 Daniel Cannon
Allows to users to sign wiki page documents.
Silva tag 1.11+ 1.2.0 Loic Dachary
Draw a 2D tree out of a list of skills
SimpleAntiSpam page action 1.8.3+ 1.0 Ryan Schmidt
Adds a simple spam/bot check to forms
SimplePie 1.8+ Ryan Parman and Geoffrey Sneddon
A simple solution for getting feeds into your MediaWiki wiki pages.
SimpleSecurity user rights 1.12+ 4.3.3 User:Nad
Extends native MediaWiki protection to allow article's viewability to be restricted
SimpleTable 1.6/1.9 1.2 JohanTheGhost
Converts tab- (or comma-) separated data into a Wiki table.
Simple Article Count 1.11.0 0.1 Max Lee
Displays the article count ({{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}) at the bottom of every page. Requires skin hacking (and thus, core hacking).
Simple Calendar 1.6.0+ 1.2.4 User:Nad
a very simple calendar extension which renders a table of all the months in the year with each day being a wiki article.
SiteGraph tag 1.6.0 or newer 1.0.0 Kenny Root
Uses the Extension:GraphViz plugin to create a site map.
SiteMatrix special, api Tim Starling, Brion Vibber
adds a special page with a matrix of all Wikimedia sites
SiteMinder Authentication 1.7 or higher 1.0 Virgil Green
Allows integration of mediawiki with the SiteMinder facility from CA.
Skin Per Page tag 1.10+ 1.0 Tim Starling
Allows using different skins on each page using <skin> tag
SmoothGallery 1.7+ (or 1.6+, see Installation notes) 1.1g Ryan Lane
Allows users to give a delimited list of images, and output a css/javascript gallery.
Social Profile Special, Database, Ajax 1.14 1.4 David Pean, Aaron Wright and Jack Phoenix
Incorporates a basic social profile into a MediaWiki, specifically Avatars, Friending, Foeing, User Board, Board Blast, basic Profile Information, User Levels, Awards and Gifts.
Social Bookmarking 1.11.0 0.1 Jung Lee aka Max Lee
This extension allows you to add social bookmarking for digg, delicious, stumbleupon,etc...etc... The extension uses and bookmarking system.
Sort tag 1.7.0+ 1.1 Rob Church
Simplifies creating and maintaining sorted lists using a <sort> tag
Sort2 1.7.1 1.1 Kaeptn00
Generates sorted lists based on existing token lists or separate lines/paragraphs
SpamRegex 1.12+ 1.2 Bartek Łapiński
Adds a special page to filter out unwanted expressions.
SpecialDeleteOldRevisions2 1.13.0+ 1.4
Will permanently delete old revisions of all or specified articles.)
Special:Interwiki 1.6+ Stephanie Amanda Stevens, SPQRobin
Adds a special page to view and manipulate the interwiki table.
SpecialLastUserLoginEx2 special, user activity 1.4.0 and higher (works with 1.6.8 & 1.7.1 & 1.8.x) 1.0.4wa-04 Justin G. Cramer, Danila Ulyanov, Thomas Klein, AlrikOhnegrund
Displays the last time a user logged in
SpecialLastUserLoginEx special, user activity 1.11 and higher 1.2.0 Justin G. Cramer, Danila Ulyanov, Thomas Klein
Displays the last time a user logged in
Special:Namespaces 1.16+ 1.0 Unsupported derivative based on Special:Interwiki GPL by Stephanie Amanda Stevens
Add new namespaces from Special:Namespaces page
SpecialPagesOrganizer <1.13 1.1 Artem Kaznatcheev, Schneelocke
provides an easy way to reorder and organize the way pages are displayed on the specialpages page.
Spellcheck various 0.1
provides spellchecking on edit page, supports custom dictionaries
StackFunctions tag, parser function, database >=1.13.3 0.8 RV1971
implements a programming language which is basically PostScript without graphics
StaffTag parser >= 1.13.0 1.1 Seth Rees
Creates a XML tag that displays a "@Site" sign similar to Wikia's staff
Stale Pages special
Add a new special page that lists pages that have not been edited in the last 270 days.
StalkerLog user activity 1.13+ (login/logout), 1.11+ (login only) 0.6 Chad Horohoe
Adds a log entry on each login/logout.
StringFunctions 1.7+ 2.0.1 Ross McClure and Juraj Simlovic
Enhances parser with string functions.
StringUtils 1.0 Andreas Weyer
Manipulate strings.
StubManager 1.7, 1.10, 1.11, 1.12, 1.13 1.3.2 Jean-Lou Dupont
Framework extension for the vast majority of Jean-Lou Dupont's MediaWiki extensions
StyleBySection 1.8+ 1.0 François Moreau
Wraps sections according to header hierarchy. Gives class and id to the wrapping divs according to section title.
SubPageList3 1.11.1, 1.12alpha 1.05 McCormack
provides a splist tag to list the subpages of a page; based on Extension:SubPageList2
Substring and Strlen parser function Brian Malinconico
This extension adds the ability to get string length and sub strings
SuperDeluxe 1.6.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x 1.0 Michael Kirschenbaum UnwantedKnowledge modified the code of Jim R. Wilson (Jimbojw)
This extension is used for placing Super Deluxe videos in your wiki by adding a <superdeluxe> tag.
SyntaxHighlight_GeSHi 1.11.0-1.14.0+ rev:50696 Brion Vibber, Tim Starling and Rob Church
Allows source code to be syntax highlighted on the wiki pages.
Syntax Highlighter and Code Colorizer variable 2.0.296
Highlight Syntax and Color Code using javascript.
0 Tab 1.11, 1.12 and (likely) lower Agbad
Adds "0" tab, linking to the edit page of the first section of the page
Tabber 1.0 - 4/15/2009 Eric Fortin
Create pages with "Tabs"
TagAsCategory Tested on 1.9.3 and 1.11alpha (r24460) 1.0 Glenn Barnett & Paul Irish (Molecular)
A folksonomy extension for MediaWiki, using Categories as the underlying functional mechanism.
Talkright 1.12, 1.13 1.1 P Leveque, Marc Noirot
This extension makes the editing of talk pages a distinct action from article editing.
Tasks Extension tag < mw 1.13 0.5.4 various
provide a tasklist
TemplateProfiler page_action 1.14. X 0.9 Zoran Obradović
Profiles templates and parser function and shows results in a tree and aggregated results in a table. Requires minimal hacking of the parser.
Terminology 1.6 (and above) 2007.12.16+20090529Patches BarkerJr with modifications by Benjamin Kahn (xkahn <at> zoned <dot> net)
Enable a Glossary or define Terminology within MediaWiki using tooltips.
TimeZoneInfo 1.0 JohanTheGhost
Displays several types of information relating to timezones.
TitleKey search 1.12 Brion Vibber
Title prefix search suggestion backend
TitleBlacklist 1.12.0+ v1.4.2 VasilievVV
Block the creation of pages matching a regular expression blacklist
Tivoli Access Manager (TAM) Authentication 1.11 - 1.13 1.0.1 Chris Reigrut, Key Bank / Key Equipment Finance
Authenticate users against Tivoli Access Manager
Toggle Anon Rights user rights 1.11+ 1.0 Ryan Schmidt
On-wiki toggling of anonymous users' permissions
ToolboxExtender 1.11, 1.12 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
Provides the capability to add arbitrary wikitext to the toolbox on the Monobook skin.
TorBlock user access Andrew Garrett
Automatically applies restrictions to Tor exit nodes.
TransformChanges user activity, special 1.9.0+ 1.1.7 User:Nad
Makes recent-changes and watchlists render in nice columns for easier reading, see this example.
Translate special, locale 1.14 alpha or higher 9 (2008-08-04:1) Niklas Laxström
Enables in-wiki localisation and export of messages.
TreeAndMenu All versions 1.1.0 Nad, Zven
Adds #tree and #menu parser functions which contain bullet-lists to be rendered as collapsible treeviews or dropdown menus. The treeviews use the dTree JavaScript tree menu, and the drop down menus use Son of Suckerfish method.
TrustedXFF Tim Starling
Handling of trusted proxy addresses (XFF)
UniversalEditButton 1.12+ Brion Vibber
Adds support for the UniversalEditButton Firefox extension
UnknownActionHandler tested 1.8.2,1.9.3 1.0 jldupont
Enables customized handling of non-native MediaWiki web requests (aka 'actions') through the used of stored PHP page code.
UploadBlacklist 1.11.x or higher
Allows configuration of an array with sha1 hashes which can then no longer be uploaded
UrlGetParameters 1.10.x or higher 1.0 S.O.E. Ansems
Provides a parserfunction {{#urlget:...}} which allows access to the url parameters in your page. Note: caching for the page you use this extension on should be disabled.
Usage Statistics special, database, user rights 1.7.3+ (and probably much earlier) v1.11.2 Paul Grinberg
View usage statistics on per user basis and the site as a whole
UserClass Extended tested 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Enhances the standard MediaWiki "User" class to provide a more comprehensive Namespace Permissions system.
userInfo variable 1.0 Nicolas Labriet
Displays some info (IP, OS, browser) about the user.
UserLoginLogoutLog 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
UserPageEditProtection versions 1.6.x, 1.7.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x, 1.10.x (use version 1.0); version 1.11, 1.12, 1.14 (use version 2.0) 1.00, 2.00 Lisa Ridley, Eric Gingell
Restricts edit access to user pages
UserRightsMagic parser function, user rights 1.8.2, 1.9.3 1.0 user:jldupont
Provides useful 'magic word' related to the current user's rights.
UserSettingsChangedLog user activity tested on 1.10 but probably works with a earlier versions 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
UserWelcome 1.11 1.0 Wikia, Inc. (New York Team)
Adds <welcomeUser> tag to display user-specific social info to logged-in users when SocialProfile extension is installed on the wiki.
User Contact Links v0.4.1 Paul Grinberg
Create properly formatted links to other wiki user's names/pages
User Image Gallery tag, user activity 1.9.0+ 1.0 Rob Church
Adds <userimages> tag to generate image galleries of user uploads
User Merge and Delete special, user identity 1.11+ 1.5 Tim Laqua
Merges references from one user to another user in the Wiki database - will also delete old users following merge
User Rights Email Notification notify, user rights 1.5.9+ 1.0 Rob Church
This extension provides a customisable email notification for registered users upon a change in their group memberships.
Username Blacklist 1.5.8+ 1.7.1 Rob Church
Block the creation of user accounts matching a regular expression blacklist
VariablesExtension 1.2.2 Rob Adams and others
Define page-scoped variables.
VersaComment tested on 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
VideoFlv tag MW 1.13.2 1.0 Dominique MURA
Cette extension permet de la diffusion de vidéo de type flv.
ViewsourceRight 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
VisualMathCaptcha special 1.11.x, 1.12.x, 1.13.x 1.0-SNAPSHOT
Visual (image) and math captcha
Vote special 1.11+ 1.0 Rob Church
Provides simple polling capabilities
WatchLog 1.10, 1.11 1.0.0 Jean-Lou Dupont
WatchSubpages special 1.11+ Prod
Quickly add all subpages of a guide to the users' watchlist
WebChat 1.12 or higher 1.0.0 Robert Leverington, Marco 27
Adds a special page used to chat in real time with other wiki users.
Webservice tag, parser function 1.11 - 1.13 0.3.0 Chris Reigrut, Key Bank / Key Equipment Finance
Pull data from an external webservice into a wiki page
include 1.5+ (believed), confirmed to work with 1.11.0 Unknown Unknown
This simple extension will allow you to post a website in an iFrame in your MediaWiki articles.
Wget Authentication user identity 1.13.1 1.0
Allows you to securely use wget to authenticate against a pre-existing HTTP authentication login system.
WhatIsMyIP 1.11+ 1.2 Łukasz Galezewski
Shows current user's IP address on Special:WhatIsMyIP
When 1.6.0+ 1.01 User:Nad
adds a new parser function called #when which expands to easily queryable time categorisation.
WhosOnline user activity, special 1.11+ 1.2 Maciej Brencz
Creates list of logged-in & anons currently online
Widgets parser function 1.12? 0.8.7 Sergey Chernyshev
Allows adding free-type widgets to the wiki by editing pages in Widget namespace
wikEd > 1.8 (1.7?) See current version. Cacycle
Full-featured text editor, integrated into MediaWiki edit pages
wiki-httpbl hook 1.6 + 0.2.2 Mario Oyorzabal Salgado
Http:BL extension to mediawiki, implement DNSBL to block spammer's.
WikiCurl 1.0 Mikołaj Musielak and Tomasz Klim
Universal CURL extension
WikiDebug rev 9 Mark Clements
A few debugging tools I find useful.
WikiFactory Krzysztof Krzyżaniak
Enables configuration via a special page.
WikiFlasher media James Robinson
Allows embedded flash
WikiHiero svn version works ok with 1.14alpha r42593 0.2.15 Guillaume Blanchard and others
Enables the use of hieroglyphs with additional syntaxes
WikiOpener Hook, Parser 1.13.1 - 1.15.1 1.1
Gateway to interact with outside (database, DAS server, files, web services...).
Supports LaTeX objects on wiki
WikiTextLoggedInOut 1.11 1.0 Wikia, Inc. (New York Team)
Two new parser hooks, <loggedin> and <loggedout> to show different text depending on the users' login state
WikiToWordPress 1.13.0 0.5 Jean-Francois Gariepy
Vinodh Rajan
Scans every new article produced in the wiki for some given text and automatically creates a blog entry in a WordPress 'collective' blog. Works greatly in combination with the extensions WordPress Comments, and Semantic Forms or CreateBox.
Wiki Widgets 1.9 + 0.3 Andy Armstrong
Embed various widget types (Google map, Google search, Google widget, Twitter feed etc)
WikimediaMessages 1.16.x or higher Tim Starling, Siebrand Mazeland
Adds Wikimedia specific messages and grammar, as well as Wikimedia specific overrides for license related messages
Wikindx tag 1.12 1.0 Cédric Jeanneret
Enables the insertion of Wikindx citations into MediaWiki articles.
Windows NTLM LDAP Auto Auth 1.13.0rc2 1.0 Martin Siddall
Verify users against AD LDAP and manage group permissions.
Winter extended syntax, parser, tag 1.5+ (tested and working on 1.15.1) 2.2.0 Swiftly Tilting
Adds an interpreted language to MediaWiki
WoWItem 200901152011 Egingell
Link to World of Warcraft items.
Word2MediaWikiPlus 1.8, 1.9 1.0.0 Gunter Schmidt (original author), Fernando Correia (maintainer)
Converts MS-Word documents to MediaWiki markup.
WordPress Comments parser, tag 1.9 0.9.0 Greg Perry
Merging WordPress comments into MediaWiki
XImage media 1.11.x, 1.12.0 1.0-SNAPSHOT
Image wiki output XHTML Strict compliance
Yahoo Button 1.5. X 1.1 Guy Taylor
Render Yahoo Button showing users online status
YahooMaps 1.11 - 1.13 1.0.0 Chris Reigrut, Key Bank / Key Equipment Finance
Create Yahoo maps with wikitext markers
YearsOld 1.10.0 (1.1.82) Hidalgo Rionda
To calculate the Years passed since Date
YetAnotherKeywords 1.6.x, 1.8.x, 1.9.x, 1.13.x or higher 0.1
Extension tag for adding a custom <meta> keywords to the document header.
YouTubeAuthSub 1.9+ 0.1 Travis Derouin
Allows users to upload videos directly to YouTube through the wiki.
Zodiac 1.10.0 - 1.14.0 (1.0) Yuri Vetchinkin
Puts zodiacal sign by Date