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Release status: stable
Implementation Special page
Description Displays the edit count of a user
Author(s) Ævar Arnfjörð Bjarmason
MediaWiki 1.32+
Database changes No
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Quarterly downloads 38 (Ranked 126th)
Public wikis using 1,518 (Ranked 208th)
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The Editcount extension adds a special page that displays edit counts. This special page can be accessed from Special:Editcount[/user] as well as being included like {{Special:Editcount/user[/namespace]}}.


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

See also[edit]

  • Extension:CreatedPagesList - special page that displays the list of articles created by user.
  • Extension:EditCountNeue - Another extension doing the same thing, but is using parser function rather than includable special page to retrieve edit counts on a regular page.