Tag Archives: MODx

xPDOObject versus xPDOSimpleObject for MODX

When you create a custom object class that will be stored in a database table in MODX, one of your first decisions is whether to have it extend xPDOObject or …

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Understanding addPackage(), loadClass(), and getService() in MODX

I have never completely understood the differences between getService(), addPackage(), and loadClass(), and I find most descriptions of them somewhat thin and misleading (including the ones in my book). I …

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Dynamic Drop-Down Lists in the Front End Using a TV with MODX

You can use a drop-down list to show Manager Users options for a TV value, but what if you want to show those options in a form in the front …

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