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This extension is professionally maintained by the WikiTeq team.
WikiTeq provides official support for MediaWiki LTS releases only. It may work with other MediaWiki releases.
MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Special page , User access
Description Allows blocking of users by providing a list in a Special page textarea
Author(s) WikiTeqtalk
Maintainer(s) WikiTeq team
Latest version 1.0.0 (2023-04-28)
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.35+
PHP 7.4+
Database changes No
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Quarterly downloads 5 (Ranked 156th)
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The BulkBlock MediaWiki extension allows administrators to easily block multiple users at once on a MediaWiki website.


  • Download and move the extracted BulkBlock folder to your extensions/ directory.
    Developers and code contributors should install the extension from Git instead, using:cd extensions/
    git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/BulkBlock
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'BulkBlock' );
  • Yes Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

Or install via Git:

git clone "https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/BulkBlock"


  • Navigate to the Special:BulkBlock page on your MediaWiki website.
  • Enter the usernames of the users you wish to block in the text box.
  • Enter the reason for the block in the text box.
  • Press the "Block" button.

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