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Release status: stable
Description Allows users to mark pages as "approved" or "draft" and to view the most recent approved version of a page.
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 2.0.0-alpha
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.35+
Database changes Yes
Composer mediawiki/content-stabilization
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
  • $wgBlueSpiceUEModulePDFShowStabilizationTag
  • $wgBlueSpiceBookshelfExportListDisabled
  • $wgBlueSpiceBookshelfExportListStable
  • $wgContentStabilizationEnabledNamespaces
  • $wgBlueSpiceExtendedSearchIndexOnlyStable
  • $wgContentStabilizationAllowFirstUnstable
  • $wgBlueSpicePageApprovedReminderDelay
  • $wgContentStabilizationDraftGroups
  • $wgContentStabilizationInclusionMode
  • $wgContentStabilizationStabilizeSMWProperties
  • $wgBlueSpiceBookshelfExportListUnstable
Quarterly downloads 16 (Ranked 144th)
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The ContentStabilization extension is a MediaWiki extension that activates an approval mechanism. New versions of a page are initially marked as drafts. These remain in place until a user with approval rights reviews and approves the page.


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

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