MediaWiki skins manual - category
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Release status: stable
Screenshot of Skin-Alexandria for MediaWiki.png
Author(s) Jdlrobson
MediaWiki 1.37+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
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The Alexandria skin is based on It is the first MediaWiki skin fully built in Vue.js using Mustache as a compatibility layer. It contains an experimental progressive web app mode that allows for API driven article renders.


  • Download and place the file(s) in a directory called Alexandria in your skins/ folder.
  • Add the following code at the bottom of your LocalSettings.php:
wfLoadSkin( 'Alexandria' );
  •   Done - Navigate to Special:Version on your wiki to verify that the skin is successfully installed.