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MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Parser extension
Author(s) Daniel Beard
Latest version 0.0.1
MediaWiki >= 1.29.0
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later

The Acronym extension provides a way of accessing data about acronyms using a parser function. These are read from an on-wiki JSON file.


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called Acronym in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'Acronym' );
  • Yes Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.