A highly flexible MediaWiki skin using Bootstrap 4

4.3.0 2023-11-26 16:30 UTC


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Chameleon is a highly customizable MediaWiki skin that uses the Bootstrap framework.

It currently provides five different layouts to chose from. The standard layout features a horizontal navigation menu with dropdowns at the top and a horizontal menu with dropups for the language links at the bottom. Each layout is defined in an XML file and as such easily adaptable to your needs.


  1. Installation, Update, De-Installation
  2. Customization
  3. Release Notes
  4. Testing
  5. How to contribute
  6. Credits
  7. Licenses


Paid professional support is avilable via Professional Wiki, the maintainer of Chameleon. This includes installation, customization, and theme development.

For bug reports and feature requests, please see if it is already reported on the list of open bugs. If not, report it. Also see the Contribute section for instructions on bug reporting.

The community support channels include the Chameleon skin talk page on, the MediaWiki IRC channel (Server: Channel: #mediawiki), and the MediaWiki mailing list.