Wiki Edit

The MediaWiki Editor for iPad

May, 2011

Wiki Edit 1.6.1 in App Store

Wednesday, May 25th, 2011

Today Apple approved Wiki Edit version 1.6.1 for distribution world-wide in the App Store. This version greatly expands the configurations of MediaWiki supported by Wiki Edit, including support of many “New” and “Experimental” configurations in the MediaWiki 1.17 Beta and MediaWiki 1.18 Alpha. It also addresses several issues including difficulty with new article creation. I’d [...]

Issue with Version 1.6

Monday, May 23rd, 2011

Creating new Wiki Articles may cause Wiki Edit 1.6 to terminate. This will happen when the first key is pressed in the editor. The problem has been resolved in version 1.6.1 which was released world-wide by Apple on May 25th. If you’re still using Wiki Edit 1.6, please update at your earliest convenience.

Wiki Edit 1.6 in Testing

Thursday, May 19th, 2011

The next version of Wiki Edit is in testing. This release is focused on expanding the number of MediaWiki configurations supported. New for Version 1.6: * Added: Support for MediaWiki versions 1.17 and 1.18 Alpha * Added: Support for latest Wikimedia Foundation usability initiative skins and extensions * Added: Support for MediaWikis configured with “mod_rewrite” [...]

Wiki Edit 1.5 now available

Monday, May 16th, 2011

Today Apple approved Wiki Edit version 1.5 for distribution world-wide in the App Store. I’d like to thank everyone for their comments and suggestions on earlier versions of Wiki Edit. Please keep them coming. If you have questions about Wiki Edit, you can: Read about New features in Wiki Edit 1.5 Read the Wiki Edit [...]

Wiki Edit FAQ

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

Frequently Asked Questions Q: I have a question about your product that’s not covered in this FAQ.  How do I contact you? A: There are four good ways to reach Wiki Edit. You can send an e-mail to “Don” at “”  I am the owner and developer. If you use Twitter, you can direct message [...]

Wiki Edit is now on Facebook

Sunday, May 15th, 2011

You can now get news about Wiki Edit on Facebook. See screenshots of upcoming versions Hear about new features Ask questions about the App Make requests for new features Send messages directly to the developer Don’t have a Facebook account?  No need to worry. This blog and RSS feed are still the best way to [...]

Wiki Edit 1.5 in Testing

Saturday, May 14th, 2011

This release increases stability, improves iOS 4.x support, and enhances the editor. The release includes: New: Slide-out MediaWiki Markup Keyboard Accessory New: Slide-out MediaWiki Markup Help Bar New: Enhancements for multitasking iOS 4.x Bug Fix: Buttons in articles and forms can now invoke markup editor Bug Fix: URL’s in non-roman characters no longer get “%xx” [...]