Extension: BlueSpiceInsertCategory

Description: Dialog to enter a category link
State: stable Dependency: BlueSpice
Developer: HalloWelt License:

GPL-3.0-onlyProperty "BSExtensionInfoLicense" (as page type) with input value "</br>GPL-3.0-only" contains invalid characters or is incomplete and therefore can cause unexpected results during a query or annotation process.

Type: BlueSpice Category: Editor
Edition: BlueSpice free, BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice Farm, BlueSpice Cloud


InsertCategory allows to add categories to a page in view mode or in visual edit mode.

This extension is in use in the page information flyout, in the title section and in the multi-upload dialog.

Some aspects of this extension can be configured on Special:BlueSpiceConfigManager, under section "Insert category". Here wiki administrators can configure:

  • whether to set the page categories as default in the file upload dialog
  • whether to insert a category with its parent category

Technical Information

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


  • MediaWiki: 1.31
  • BlueSpiceFoundation: 3.2

Integrates into

  • BlueSpiceArticleInfo

Special pages


Name Value
InsertCategoryUploadPanelIntegration false
InsertCategoryWithParents false