Extension: HeaderFooter

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Description: Allows to include a header and footer area in the page content.
State: stable Dependency: MediaWiki
Developer: Jean-Lou Dupont License: GPL v2+
Type: MediaWiki Category: Administration
Edition: BlueSpice pro, BlueSpice free, BlueSpice cloud Version: 4.2+
For more info, visit Mediawiki.


The HeaderFooter extension provides per-namespace and per-page header and footer inclusio

  • Speed - integrated with parser caching
  • Secure - header and footer articles are located in the NS_MEDIAWIKI namespace
  • Controllable - headers and/or footers can be disabled on pages which are edit protected
  • Customizable - headers and footers are wrapped in ‎<div> elements


Test status: 2-testing complete
Checked for: Web, Authoring tool
Last test date: 2022-08-05
WCAG level: AA
WCAG support: supports

allows to create a wiki page that acts as a header or footer of another page. Accessibility depends on person creating the page.

Extension type: core
Extension focus: reader