MediaWiki skins manual - category
OOjs UI icon layout-ltr.svg
Release status: stable
Screenshot of DeskMessMirrored skin.jpg
Description Marble desktop covered with a mix of old and new items, such as some vintage papers, a stainless steel pen, and, a hot cup of coffee!
Latest version 2.2.5
MediaWiki 1.35+
PHP 5.3+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Example Interface Messages Wiki
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DeskMessMirrored is a MediaWiki skin ported from the free and open source, GPL-licensed WordPress theme with the same name.

The WordPress theme was written by Edward Caissie and the MediaWiki port was done by Jack Phoenix on 10 February 2014 for ShoutWiki.


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