Wikipedia:Gadget

A Wikipedia gadget is a JavaScript user script that can be enabled simply by checking an option in your Wikipedia settings. Installed gadgets are also listed on Special:Gadgets.

Installed gadgetsEdit

Here is a list of some of the gadgets that are installed on Simple English Wikipedia.

BrowsingEdit

Gadgets in this group make browsing Wikipedia easier.

InterfaceEdit

Gadgets in this group are used to change the way Wikipedia looks. They usually add links, tabs, or boxes which add new functions to the pages.

  • Disable access keys - Disable browser access keys on Wikipedia pages
  • New page box - Adds a box to the left column, which shows the ten newest pages and updates every five seconds (using AJAX).
  • New changes box - Add a box to the left column, which shows the ten newest changes and updates every five seconds (using AJAX).

AdministrationEdit

These gadgets make administering Wikipedia easier. Some of the gadgets in this group can only be used by administrators.

  • Vandal Warner - Makes warning users about their bad edits easier.
  • Enhanced Undelete - Makes it easier to selectively undelete pages by selecting all checkboxes or inverting the selection.