About Bob Ray

I am the author of MODX: The Official Guide and over 30 MODX add-on components. I host Bob's Guides, a source of valuable information for MODX users, and I've been very active in the MODX Forums with over 18,000 posts.

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Bob Ray

About Bob Ray

I am the author of MODX: The Official Guide and over 30 MODX add-on components. I host Bob's Guides, a source of valuable information for MODX users, and I've been very active in the MODX Forums with over 18,000 posts.

Dynamic Search Criteria for getResources

There are many cases where the search criteria you want to specify for getResources, pdoResources, or another extra that uses a &where property, require calculations or are too complex to …

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Using Prepared Parameterized Statements in a Class

In the previous article, we discussed how to create a parameterized, prepared statement that can be reused in a loop so that prepare() only needs to be called once. But …

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Using Parameterized Prepared Statements to Retrieve Data

In previous articles, we discussed using PDO to do fast writes to the database. If you’re going to write a bunch of objects to the database, though, it’s wasteful to …

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