Release status: stable
|Latest version||1.2 (2015-11-22)|
|License||GNU General Public License 2.0 or later|
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The GoogleDocs4MW extension allows to embed Google Docs' spreadsheets on the wiki via the
Supported parameters are width (500 by default), height (300 by default) and style (width:100% by default). Usage example with all the parameters:
<googlespreadsheet width="600" height="200" style="width: 50%">Google Docs' key goes here</googlespreadsheet>
This extension was inspired by the Wikia extension with the same name, but this extension was written back when Wikia wasn't open source.
Note that to actually embed a spreadsheet, the spreadsheet needs to be published with Google's
File > Publish to Web... option. It is not sufficient to just have a shareable link.
- Download and place the file(s) in a directory called
- Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadExtension( 'GoogleDocs4MW' );
- Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.
To users running MediaWiki 1.24 or earlier:
The instructions above describe the new way of installing this extension using
wfLoadExtension() If you need to install this extension on these earlier versions (MediaWiki 1.24 and earlier), instead of
wfLoadExtension( 'GoogleDocs4MW' );, you need to use: