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Extension:EmailUsers

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EmailUsers
Release status: experimental
Implementation Special page
Description Allows users to send mails to multiple recipients
Author(s) Liangenttalk
Database changes No
License GPLv2
Download Template:WikimediaDownload/svn
  • $wgEmailUsersMaxRecipients
  • $wgEmailUsersUseJobQueue
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The EmailUsers extension allows users to send mails to multiple recipients.

UsageEdit

Go to Special:EmailUsers, select recipients, write message and send.

Download instructionsEdit

  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called EmailUsers in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
    wfLoadExtension( 'EmailUsers' );
    
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

To users running MediaWiki 1.24 or earlier:

The instructions above describe the new way of installing this extension using wfLoadExtension(). If you need to install this extension on these earlier versions (MediaWiki 1.24 and earlier), instead of wfLoadExtension( 'EmailUsers' );, you need to use:

require_once "$IP/extensions/EmailUsers/EmailUsers.php";

InstallationEdit

To install this extension, add the following to LocalSettings.php:

#add configuration parameters here
#setup user rights here
require_once("$IP/extensions/EmailUsers/EmailUsers.php");

Configuration parametersEdit

$wgEmailUsersMaxRecipients
Defines the max number of recipients
$wgEmailUsersUseJobQueue
Use Manual:Job queue when sending mails

User rightsEdit

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Allows users to use this extension. General rights for sending mails is also required.