MediaWiki API help

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Documentation and examples:

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  • Source: MediaWiki
  • License: GPL-2.0-or-later

Returns all links from the given pages.

Specific parameters:
Other general parameters are available.

Show links in these namespaces only.

Values (separate with | or alternative): -1, -2, 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15
To specify all values, use *.

How many links to return.

Type: integer or max
The value must be between 1 and 500.
Default: 10

When more results are available, use this to continue. More detailed information on how to continue queries can be found on


Only list links to these titles. Useful for checking whether a certain page links to a certain title.

Separate values with | or alternative.
Maximum number of values is 50 (500 for clients that are allowed higher limits).

The direction in which to list.

One of the following values: ascending, descending
Default: ascending