MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Special page , User identity
Description Adds support for multiple email addresses
Author(s) Mainframe98talk
Compatibility policy Snapshots releases along with MediaWiki. Master is not backward compatible.
MediaWiki >=1.38.0
Database changes Yes
Tables user_secondary_email
License MIT License
Quarterly downloads 0
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The MultiMail extension adds support for multiple email addresses.


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called MultiMail in your extensions/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php :
    wfLoadExtension( 'MultiMail' );
  • Run the update script which will automatically create the necessary database tables that this extension needs.
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

Configuration parametersEdit

  • $wgMultiMailDB - This is the name of the database where the user_secondary_email table will be stored. if you use $wgSharedTables , this can be left at its default value.

User rightsEdit

  • multimail - Permits access to the special page. It is granted to everyone by default, but the special page requires that any user that uses it is logged-in, similar to Special:Preferences.