MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Parser extension
Description Adds a parser function, {{#txtscrl}} to embed the text scrolling widget
Author(s) Jordan Small
Latest version 1.0 (2015-07-29)
MediaWiki 1.41+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Quarterly downloads 1 (Ranked 137th)
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The TextScroller extension adds a parser function, {{#txtscrl}} to embed the text scrolling widget.

It was written by Jordan Small for wikiHow.

Installation edit

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

Usage edit

{{#txtscrl:Arrow text|Gray text|Scroll text}}