Extension:FilterSpecialPages

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FilterSpecialPages
Release status: stable
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Implementation Special page
Author(s) Leonid Verhovskij
Latest version 0.9
MediaWiki 1.27+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
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Inserts a field to filter entries in Special:Specialpages.

Usage[edit]

Quick access and less searching for special pages: The extension offers a search field at the special page "Specialpages". While typing a search string (e.g. "pages") only special pages with this search string in the title will be shown.

Special keys[edit]

  • Enter: open page link if only one entry left
  • Esc: toggle input selection

Examples / Screenshots[edit]

Filterspecialpages-example-one.png


Filterspecialpages-example-two.png

Installation[edit]

From archive[edit]

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

From git[edit]

  • go to your mediawiki base directory
  • clone extension:
git clone https://github.com/hallowelt/mediawiki-extensions-FilterSpecialPages.git extensions/FilterSpecialPages
  • add the following to LocalSettings.php
wfLoadExtension('FilterSpecialPages');
  • Yes Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.