Mediawiki: Adding Alt Text to Images

Video Tutorial: How to Add ALT Text to Images in Mediawiki

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To add ALT Text to images in Mediawiki.

  1. Login to your account and go to the page you wish to update.
  2. Select Edit in the top menu tab.
  3. Click anywhere on the image.
  4. Select edit.
  5. A media settings window opens.
  6. If the image is captioned correctly, the alternative text may be left blank. However, if the caption does not convey what the image is or does, enter alternative text.
  7. Then click Apply Changes.
  8. Then click Save Page in the top menu.