MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Notify
Description Enables email notifications for users of page creations
Author(s) Nischay Nahata (Nischayn22talk)
Latest version 0.2.0 (2014-04-01)
Compatibility policy Snapshots releases along with MediaWiki. Master is not backward compatible.
MediaWiki >= 1.29.0
PHP 5.3+
Database changes Yes
License GNU General Public License 3.0 or later
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The PageCreationNotif extension enables email notifications for users on creation of new pages. The user can specify to whether receive emails or not in their preferences.


  • Download and move the extracted PageCreationNotif folder to your extensions/ directory.
    Developers and code contributors should install the extension from Git instead, using:cd extensions/
    git clone https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/mediawiki/extensions/PageCreationNotif
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'PageCreationNotif' );
  • 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.



Page Creation Notif was originally written by Nischay Nahata, as WikiWorks consultant for Texas Instruments.