Extension: BlueSpiceUEModulePDF

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Description: Enables MediaWiki to export pages into PDF format
State: stable Dependency: BlueSpice
Developer: HalloWelt License: GPL-3.0-only
Type: BlueSpice Category: Export
Edition: BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice free, BlueSpice Farm, BlueSpice Cloud


BlueSpiceUEModulePDF enables the output of a wiki page as Adobe Portable Document Format (PDF).

The user chooses an export function in the widget bar:

  • Single page
  • Single page with linked pages
  • Single page with subpages

Administrators can change the following setting in the Configuration manager, under Function>Export or Extension>BlueSpiceUEModulePDF. Here wiki administrators can configure:

  • Hide namespace prefix in PDF: The namespace is not shown for page titles in the PDF.

The wiki page can be printed to PDF in landscape format by adding the following tag anywhere in source view:

<bs:ueparams template="BlueSpice_Landscape" />

Technical Information[edit source]

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

Requirements[edit source]

  • MediaWiki: 1.35.0
  • BlueSpiceFoundation: 4.0

BlueSpiceUniversalExport: 4.0

Integrates into[edit source]

  • BlueSpiceUniversalExport

Special pages[edit source]

Permissions[edit source]

Name Description Role
uemodulepdf-export Export a page to PDF reader
uemodulepdfrecursive-export Export a page, including all linked pages, to PDF reader
uemodulepdfsubpages-export Export a page, including all sub pages, to PDF reader

Configuration[edit source]

Name Value
UEModulePDFAllowPartialExport false
UEModulePDFDefaultTemplate 'BlueSpice'
UEModulePDFPdfServiceURL ''
UEModulePDFSuppressNS false
UEModulePDFTemplatePath 'extensions/BlueSpiceUEModulePDF/data/PDFTemplates'

Hooks[edit source]


Test status: 2-testing complete
Checked for: Web
Last test date: 2022-08-09
WCAG level: AA
WCAG support: does not support (workaround: no)

fails most PAC3 checks.

Extension type: export
Extension focus: reader