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Available from version 1.25.0
Specify whether a page can be moved for technical reasons.
Define function:
public static function onMovePageIsValidMove( Title $oldTitle, Title $newTitle, Status $status ) { ... }
Attach hook:

In extension.json:

	"Hooks": {
		"MovePageIsValidMove": "MyExtensionHooks::onMovePageIsValidMove"

For MediaWiki ≤1.25:

$wgHooks['MovePageIsValidMove'][] = 'MyExtensionHooks::onMovePageIsValidMove';
Called from:File(s): MovePage.php

For more information about attaching hooks, see Manual:Hooks.
For examples of extensions using this hook, see Category:MovePageIsValidMove extensions.


  • $oldTitle: Title object of the current (old) location
  • $newTitle: Title object of the new location
  • $status: Status object to pass error messages to