MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: unmaintained
Implementation Skin
Description Adds a PayPal donate button to the sidebar
Author(s) Daniel Friesen (Dantmantalk)
Latest version 1.2.0 (2020-04-24)
MediaWiki 1.29+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
  • $wgSidebarDonateBoxContent
Quarterly downloads 1 (Ranked 137th)
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The SidebarDonateBox extension allows an automatic addition of a PayPal donate button or box to a wikis sidebar.

Installation edit

  • Download and move the extracted SidebarDonateBox 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/SidebarDonateBox
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php file:
    wfLoadExtension( 'SidebarDonateBox' );
    $egSidebarDonateBoxContent = "Your PayPal code";
  •   Done – Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the extension is successfully installed.

See also edit