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MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation User interface, MyWiki
Description Adds a link to user's personal uploads listing to personal tools menu
Author(s) Rillketalk
Latest version Continuous updates
MediaWiki 1.25+
Database changes No
License MIT License
Help Help:Extension:UploadsLink
  • $wgUploadsLinkEnableRelevantUserLink
  • $wgUploadsLinkEnablePersonalLink
  • $wgUploadsLinkDisableAnon
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The UploadsLink extension adds, depending on its configuration, a link to the personal uploads listing, within the personal tools menu and one to the Tools-box on user pages and pages that relate to a user.

It replaced MediaWiki:Gadget-MyUploads.js on Wikimedia Commons.


See Help:Extension:UploadsLink.


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

Vagrant installation:

  • If using Vagrant , install with vagrant roles enable uploadslink --provision


This extension provides three configuration options:

(Default: true)
Setting to false will disable the personal uploads link entirely.
(Default: true)
Whether to disable the personal uploads link for anonymous users. Has no effect if $wgUploadsLinkEnablePersonalLink is set to false.
(Default: true)
Setting to false will disable the tool box link entirely.