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Available from version 1.26.0 (Gerrit change 236043)
Called after a user is logged in
Define function:
public static function onUserLoggedIn( $user ) { ... }
Attach hook:

In extension.json:

	"Hooks": {
		"UserLoggedIn": "MyExtensionHooks::onUserLoggedIn"

For MediaWiki ≤1.25:

$wgHooks['UserLoggedIn'][] = 'MyExtensionHooks::onUserLoggedIn';
Called from:File(s): AuthManager.php SpecialUserlogin.php, AuthManager.php

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


  • $user: User object for the logged-in user


Added in MediaWiki 1.26 as part of the upcoming AuthManager system. Replaces the AuthPlugin::updateUser() method call.

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