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MediaWiki extensions manual
Release status: stable
Implementation Skin
Description Serves styles and scripts for use in the Wikimedia mobile applications
Author(s) Yuvi Panda (Yuvipandatalk)
Latest version continuous updates
Compatibility policy Snapshots releases along with MediaWiki. Master is not backward compatible.
MediaWiki 1.26+
PHP 5.4+
License GNU General Public License 2.0 or later
Quarterly downloads 37 (Ranked 95th)
Public wikis using 909 (Ranked 267th)
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The MobileApp extension serves styles and scripts for use in the Wikimedia mobile applications. It also tags edits made using the apps with mobile app edit and with android app edit or ios app edit as appropriate.


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