How can I see the exact version of my MediaWiki?

The version of MediaWiki installed on your website is listed in several locations:

  • Go to Special pages menu -> Version (e.g.
  • Check the source code of your website's pages. The version number is listed in the following line (example):

  • In the file includes/DefaultSettings.php, located in the installation folder of your website. You can open this file using File Manager in cPanel, or FTP and the version number is listed in the line that begins $wgVersion:

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