MediaWiki extensions manual
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Release status: stable
BlueSpice Mediawiki Extension CustomMenu.png
Description Provides customizable menus
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Maintainer(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 3.2 (2021-03-16)
Compatibility policy Follows the MediaWiki version lifecycle. Master is not backward compatible.
MediaWiki 1.31 (LTS)
Database changes Yes
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
Download See BlueSpice on SourceForge
Example en.demo.bluespice.com
  • $bsgCustomMenuHeaderNumberOfMainEntries
  • $bsgCustomMenuHeaderNumberOfLevels
  • $bsgCustomMenuHeaderNumberOfSubEntries
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CustomMenu is implemented as header bar with drop-down menu items. It appears as collapsible menu above the top navigation bar. The HTML output is an unordered list.

Usage / featuresEdit

Menu items can be modified by editing the MediaWiki:CustomMenu/Header.

Example: A Dropdown with link to the Wiki pages 'Intranet' and 'Demo'. The visible label of the menu is 'Hello World'. The dropdown contains 'Our Intranet' and 'Demo':

* BlueSpice |https://bluespice.com
* Wikimedia|
** menuMediaWiki | https://mediawiki.org|  MediaWiki
** menuWikipedia | https://wikipedia.org | Wikipedia
** menuCommons | https://commons.wikimedia.org | Wikimedia Commons
* menuVersion | Special:Version | Version

The html ID can be used to apply CSS rules in MediaWiki:Common.css.

External linksEdit

This extension was originally made for BlueSpice. BlueSpice is a MediaWiki distribution for enterprises and organizations. It enhances MediaWiki, in particular in the areas of quality management, process support, administration, editing and security.

You can download this extension with BlueSpice free.