MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Description Dialog box to enter links
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Maintainer(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 4.2 (2022-07-28)
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.35 (LTS)
Composer bluespice/insertlink
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
Download See BlueSpice on SourceForge
Example en.demo.bluespice.com
  • $wgInsertLinkEnableJava
  • $wgInsertLinkAllowUnMapped
  • $wgInsertLinkFilesystemMap
Quarterly downloads 6 (Ranked 172nd)
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InsertLink offers a dialogue to insert links without using the wiki code.


Usage / FeaturesEdit

If you are already in the edit mode, you find the function "InsertLink" in the wiki code editor and in the WYSIWYG editor. Click on the link button to open the dialogue. If you want to delete a link please use the red button next to it.

Users can link

  • to other wiki pages,
  • to wiki pages in specific namespaces,
  • to external websites,
  • to other wikis (e.g. Wikipedia articles) and
  • to files on other drive.

External LinksEdit

See alsoEdit

This extension was originally made for BlueSpice.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.