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Release status: stable
Implementation Tag
Description Two new parser hooks, ‎<loggedin> and ‎<loggedout> to show different text depending on the users' login state
Author(s) Aaron Wright
David Pean
Jack Phoenix
Latest version 1.5.0 (2015-11-20)
MediaWiki 1.39+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Example Halopedia main page (displays random avatars for anonymous users and a welcome message for registered users, achieved with the usage of ‎<loggedin> and ‎<loggedout> tags)
Quarterly downloads 4 (Ranked 174th)
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WikiTextLoggedInOut extension adds two new parser hooks, ‎<loggedin> and ‎<loggedout>. The tags will show different text depending on the users' login state.


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