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MediaWiki Administrators' Tutorial Guide by Mizanur Rahman

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File Uploading

In order to make an image link or media file link, the file must be uploaded on the Internet. So, for internal linking the file must be uploaded to the server, and for external linking it must reside in any Internet site. Before continuing with the uploading feature, let me tell you something that we have not come across so far. We will now be accessing the privileged services in MediaWiki, which will require us to be logged in.

Why and How to Log In

Login is necessary for security reasons and user identification. Because we are trying to upload files to the server, logging in will help to keep a track of the users who have uploaded files.

On the screen at the top-right corner we see a link called Log in / create account. If we follow ...

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