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Understanding MODX Extended Fields and JSON

You may have used the extended fields in MODX user profiles in the MODX Manager, where MODX provides a convenient interface for them. To use extended fields in code, however, …

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Understanding Article Templates in MODX

Beginning Articles users are often confused (as I was) by the two main Templates used to style your Articles blog. Articles comes with two sample Templates to use as models. …

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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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