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Available from version 1.9.1
When invoking the page editor. Return true to allow the normal editor to be used, or false if implementing a custom editor, e.g. for a special namespace, etc.
Define function:
public static function onCustomEditor( Page $page, User $user ) { ... }
Attach hook:

In extension.json:

	"Hooks": {
		"CustomEditor": "MyExtensionHooks::onCustomEditor"

For MediaWiki ≤1.25:

$wgHooks['CustomEditor'][] = 'MyExtensionHooks::onCustomEditor';
Called from:File(s): actions/EditAction.php

For more information about attaching hooks, see Manual:Hooks.
For examples of extensions using this hook, see Category:CustomEditor extensions.


  • $page - Page being edited
  • $user - User performing the edit