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Nobleprog (uk) Limited

Administering MediaWiki

Nobleprog (uk) Limited
In City Of London ()

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Important information

Typology Training
Class hours 7h
  • Training
  • 7h

This course has been created for people who are going to use MediaWiki software as editors, users and web site administrators. This course explains how to: Find the information you are looking for on an existing site *Create, edit and remove pages *Design a structure of the page *Analyse the best solution for the structure of the entire project *Manage users *Manage bots *Create and manage a community

Frequent Asked Questions

· Requirements

Good familiarity with a web browser. Content editing knowledge beneficial but not required.

What you'll learn on the course

Web Programming
Web Browsing
Content Management
Advanced Internet
Basic Internet

Course programme

Course review:


  • Navigation
  • Searching
  • Tracking changes
  • Watchlist


  • Editing pages
  • Starting a new page
  • Formatting
  • Links
  • User pages
  • Talk pages
  • Signatures

Advanced editing

  • Images
  • Tables
  • Categories
  • Subpages
  • Managing files
  • Moving (renaming) a page
  • Redirects
  • Deleting a page
  • Protected pages
  • Templates
  • Variables
  • Namespaces
  • Special pages
  • External searches
  • Bots

Personal customization

  • Preferences
  • Skins

Wiki administration

  • Sysops and permissions

The following features require extra permissions that are not normally granted to all wiki users.

  • Protecting and unprotecting pages
  • Sysop deleting and undeleting
  • Patrolled edits
  • Blocking users
  • Range IP blocks
  • Assigning permissions

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