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Guide for Using MediaWiki in a Hosted Environment
MediaWiki is a free and open-source software package originally developed as a platform for Wikipedia but now widely used by companies, government departments and individuals for a diverse range of knowledgebases, intranets and websites.
The aim of this Guide is to assist individuals or others choosing to build a MediaWiki-based website in a hosted environment, without access to a server.
The main topics of this Guide are arranged by Role - and if you are the owner of a hosted MediaWiki website then you will be the System Administrator, Administrator and User, all-in-one!
Choosing a Hosting Provider
Plesk and cPanel
System Administrator Role Install Configure Secure Upgrade
Extensions Namespaces Skins Short URLs mw-config
Administrator Role Customise