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Extension: BlueSpiceContextMenu

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Provides context menus for various links

State: stable Dependency: BlueSpice
Developer: HalloWelt License: GPL-3.0-only
Type: BlueSpice Category: Search and Navigation
Edition: BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice free, BlueSpice farm, BlueSpice cloud Version: 4.1+


ContextMenu replaces the default browser context menu with wiki functions - depending on the context and user permissions.

  • Replaces the default browser context menu.
  • Can be turned on or off by each individual user.
  • Offers different content depending of the type of link that its being opened on and depending on the user permissions.

Some aspects of this extension can be configured in the User preferences, under the tab Appearance:

  • Click on right mouse button and pressing CTRL (Normal right mouse button will show default browser menu).
  • Click on right mouse button (Pressing CTRL will show default browser context menu).

Technical Information

This information applies to BlueSpice 4. Technical details for BlueSpice cloud can differ in some cases.


  • MediaWiki: 1.39.0
  • BlueSpiceFoundation: 4.3

Integrates into

  • BlueSpiceContextMenu

Special pages

User options

Name Value
bs-contextmenu-modus 'ctrl'

API Modules

  • bs-contextmenu-tasks



Test status: 2-testing complete
Checked for: Web
Last test date: 2022-08-04
WCAG level: AA
WCAG support: does not support (workaround: yes)

allows to open a context menu that executes actions on the target page without actually going to the target page.

workaround: Simply execute the actions directly on the target page or use the "original" links in the interface

Extension type: extended
Extension focus: reader