Available from version 1.16.0
Called after all protection type fieldsets are made in the form.
Define function:
public static function onProtectionForm_buildForm( $article, $output ) { ... }
Attach hook:

In extension.json:

	"Hooks": {
		"ProtectionForm::buildForm": "MyExtensionHooks::onProtectionFormbuildForm"

For MediaWiki ≤1.25:

$wgHooks['ProtectionForm::buildForm'][] = 'MyExtensionHooks::onProtectionFormbuildForm';
Called from:File(s): ProtectionForm.php

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


  • $article: the title being (un)protected
  • $output: a string of the form HTML so far