Extension:FilterSpecialPages

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FilterSpecialPages

Release status:Extension status stable

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ImplementationTemplate:Extension#type Special page
Author(s)Template:Extension#username Leonid Verhovskij
Latest versionTemplate:Extension#version 0.9
MediaWikiTemplate:Extension#mediawiki 1.27+
LicenseTemplate:Extension#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 archive from GitHub
  • extract archive into mediawiki's extension folder
  • rename folder "mediawiki-extensions-FilterSpecialPages-master" to "FilterSpecialPages"
  • add "wfLoadExtension('FilterSpecialPages');" to LocalSettings.php
  • YesY 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');
  • YesY Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.