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implements per-namespace group permissions for image and file rights protection.
State: stable
Developer: HalloWelt
Type of extension: BlueSpice
Edition: BlueSpice pro
Dependency: BlueSpice
Software package: DocumentManager
Category: Document Management
Documentation at MediaWiki.org


NSFileRepo extension restricts access to upload and read files and images to a given set of user groups associated with protected namespaces. Using this extension (within the security limitations noted above), you can protect not only pages and areas of your wiki, but also any uploaded images or files within those namespaces. Provide namespace based features to uploaded files.

Usage / Features

Use the same syntax as a normal file reference link, adding the namespace between the file specifier ("File", "Image" or "Media") and the file name.

Technical Information


This extension is dependant on extension Lockdown, which must be configured as described on Extension Lockdown official extension page.

Also, Image Authorization must be configured properly.

Rights (permissions)

This extension does not require any special rights. If users will be allowed to access files in a particular namespace depends on the "read" permission for that namespace.


NSFileRepo requires BlueSpiceFoundation and Lockdown.

User manual

For detailed description and usage please visit our user manual.

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