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Release status: stable
Skin Medik.png
Description Simple orange skin based on Twitter's Bootstrap library. Originally and continuously developed for WikiSkripta.
Author(s) Petr Kajzar
Latest version 2.0.4 (2020-02-11)
MediaWiki 1.29+
License Creative Commons Zero v1.0 Universal
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The Medik skin is a simple Bootstrap-based skin originally developed for WikiSkripta.


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


Global settings[edit]

It is possible to set the color theme by inserting $wgMedikColor to your LocalSettings.php:

   $wgMedikColor = '#FF0000';

Possible values are either hex values of HTML colors, or named values as used in CSS.

   $wgMedikColor = 'blue';

Default value is #ffbe00 as used in WikiSkripta project.

Note that this skin is responsive by default, i.e. it fits the screen both on deskops and on mobile screens. If you need unresponsive design, just set in LocalSettings.php:

   $wgMedikResponsive = false;

User settings[edit]

Every user is able to change the default font size in his/her user settings. It's found in Special:Preferences under the skin preferences.


Created by Petr Kajzar, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, Czech Republic, 2019.

This skin is:

To the extent possible under law, I have dedicated all copyright and related and neighboring rights to this software to the public domain worldwide. This software is distributed without any warranty.

See also[edit]

Other skins and extensions based on Bootstrap: