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Release status: unmaintained
Description Checks search terms agains the Category namespace for Go 'jump to page' functionality
Author(s) Tim Laquatalk
Latest version 1.0 (2008-04-06)
MediaWiki 1.12+
License No license specified
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GoToCategory extension checks search terms against the Category namespace for Go 'jump to page' functionality. This allows category names to be entered in to the search/go box and have the Go functionality work the same as it does for pages in the Main namespace.


  1. Create a new folder (directory) in the following location:
  2. Download the following required file:
  3. Copy the files in to the new GoToCategory folder
  4. Add the following code to your LocalSettings.php (at the bottom)
require_once( "$IP/extensions/GoToCategory/GoToCategory.php" );