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MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Example, ContentHandler
Author(s) Krinkle, Kaldari
MediaWiki 1.32
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
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The Examples extension is a collection of small extensions that extend the BoilerPlate extension, implementing some common features. It has many additional annotations and inline comments explaining how it all works. Read the Examples extension, base your own code on the BoilerPlate extension.


  • Download and extract the files in a directory called examples in your extensions/ folder. If you're a developer then instead you should use git clone to clone the mediawiki/extensions/examples repository in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
    wfLoadExtension( 'examples' );
  • Yes Done – Navigate to "Special:Version" on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

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