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Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Skin
Description Adds a PayPal donate button to the sidebar
Author(s) Daniel Friesen (Dantmantalk)
Latest version 1.1a (2010-07-02)
MediaWiki 1.29+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Example wikiapiary.com
  • $egSidebarDonateBoxContent
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The SidebarDonateBox extension allows an automatic addition of a PayPal donate button or box to a wikis sidebar.


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

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