Displays the profile images of page authors in the page information.
Status: stable
Developer: HalloWelt
Extension type: BlueSpice
Edition: BlueSpice free
Dependencies: BlueSpice
License: GPL v3 only
Activated: Yes
Category: Data Analysis
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BlueSpiceAuthors displays the profile images of the users who have contributed to a wiki page.They are listed on the Page information, which can be accessed from the quality management tools.


Image selection: The image shows the profile image that a user is currently using.

Avatar: If a user has not uploaded a profile picture, a personalized avatar is shown.

Deleted users: If users are not registered or were deleted since they made the contribution, an image with a yellow question mark is displayed.

Interaction: Hovering over the profile picture shows the user name. The image links to the user's profile page.

Technical information


Users with admin rights can set in the Config manager if and how many authors should be shown on the page information. If there are more authors than configured, a pagination is being generated.

The display of authors can be supressed with the behavior switch __NOAUTHORS__ on an individual wiki page. It can be placed anywhere in the source code.

Rights (permissions)

This extension does not require any special rights. All users with read permissions can see the authors of a page.


BlueSpiceAuthors requires BlueSpiceFoundation and BlueSpiceAvatars.

User manual

For detailed description and usage, visit our help page.

Demo site

To test the extension, go to the BlueSpice Demo. The extension can be reviewed on any wiki page.