Extension: BlueSpiceCategoryManager

Description: Visual tool to manage categories
State: stable Dependency: BlueSpice
Developer: HalloWelt License:

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Type: BlueSpice Category: Content Structuring
Edition: BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice Farm, BlueSpice Cloud


CategoryManager is an administration interface for categories. You can add new categories, move or delete them in a tree structure.

  • Overview of all categories.
  • Quickly create and assign a new category page.
  • Change the category tree using drag & drop.
  • Delete a category without editing the individual Wiki articles.
  • Navigation item to the page Special:Category_manager.

Technical Information

This information applies to BlueSpice 3 . Technical details for BlueSpice cloud can differ in some cases.


  • MediaWiki: 1.31.0
  • BlueSpiceFoundation: *

Integrates into

  • BlueSpiceExtendedStatistics

Special pages

  • BlueSpiceCategoryManager


Name Description Role
categorymanager-viewspecialpage Access to the special page Special:BlueSpiceCategoryManager admin, editor, maintenanceadmin, structuremanager