|Allows for retrieving structured data from external URLs, databases and other sources|
|Homepage:||follow this link|
|Maintainer(s):||Yaron Koren, Michael Dale, David Macdonald|
|First released:||January 2009|
|Area of usage:||Importing data|
|Associated with:||MW, SB|
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|Wikidata-ID:||not yet provided|
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The External Data extension allows MediaWiki pages to retrieve, filter, and format data from one or more sources. In addition to external URLs, data can also come from a regular wiki page, an uploaded file, an LDAP directory, or a database (relational or NoSQL).
External Data en 1.4.1