User rights and groups

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User rights and user groups
User rights and user groups allow to assign/limit the usage of certain important features to proficient editors

This help page gives an overview to the user rights and user groups provided by Semantic MediaWiki together with the features connected with them.


The following table contains user rights provided by Semantic MediaWiki to assign certain features readiness to a group of selected users. Configuration details and how to modify the user rights (and groups) in the "LocalSettings.php" can be found on the manual for user rights (

List of permissions

See also[edit]

  • Help page on special page "User group rights" – Shows the user groups and user rights assigned to them on this wiki
  • Help page on removing user groups – Shows how the predefined user groups may be removed from a wiki
  • Help page on namespaces – Provides and overview of the namespaces provided by Semantic MediaWiki and related extensions
  • Help page on property pages – Informs about highlighted system messages used in connection with user rights