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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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.

Show a Drop-Down List for the Parent Field in NewsPublisher

One of the annoyances of the NewsPublisher extra is that if you want users to be able to set the new Resource’s parent, they have to enter the ID of …

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Protecting Pages by Age in MODX

A MODX user wanted to create user groups who could only see pages of a certain age. The “Zero” User Group could see all pages. The “Sixty” User Group could …

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Using MODX Outside of MODX

Did you ever wish you could use some of MODX’s capabilities in a script running outside of MODX? Sometimes, it’s nice to be able to use $modx->getChunk() to get some …

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