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Access: $wgAccountCreationThrottle
Number of accounts each IP address may create, 0 to disable.
Introduced in version: 1.3.0
Removed in version: still in use
Allowed values: integer >= 0
Default value: 0
Other settings: Alphabetical | By function


Limit to the number of accounts which may be created within a 24-hour period from a single IP address (whether by unregistered or registered user), 0 to disable. Account creations from users with the noratelimit right (or in the deprecated $wgRateLimitsExcludedGroupsManual:$wgRateLimitsExcludedGroups group) aren't counted.

It's set to 6 on Wikimedia Foundation wikis.

$wgMainCacheTypeManual:$wgMainCacheType must be set to a value other than CACHE_NONE for this setting to work.