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Release status: beta
Author(s) Hallo Welt! GmbH
Latest version 1.2-alpha
Compatibility policy For every MediaWiki release that is a Long Term Support release there is a corresponding branch in the extension.
MediaWiki 1.35+
Composer mediawiki/menu-editor
License GNU General Public License 3.0 only
  • $wgMenuEditorMediawikiSidebarAllowedKeywords
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This extension allows editing the MediaWiki:Sidebar and other menus with a convenient UI, rather than using WikiText.


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