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Release status: beta
Implementation Page action
Description For broken internal links, infers possible correct links from search results
Author(s) Jeffrey Wang for MyWikis LLC
Latest version 0.1 (2021-12-11)
MediaWiki 1.35+
Database changes No
License © MyWikis LLC

The LinkGuesser extension overrides default behavior for broken links ("red links") by showing a list of possible correct links and offering the choice of correcting the broken link with a displayed option.


This extension requires CirrusSearch to be installed on the wiki.

Configuration parameters[edit]

How many results should be shown for each link guess.

User rights[edit]

This extension itself doesn't create any new user permissions, but the edit permission is required for using the link fixing mechanism.