MODXStart 1.0.0-pl

MODXStart 1.0.0-pl

Released Dec 27, 2015 by designfromwithin

MODX Start is a template to get your MODX project started fast and the right way. It includes common and default settings, plugins and configurations. It also serves as a base for future MPThemes templates and framework extensions.

MODX Start does not install any framework, HTML, CSS or Javascript.

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License: GPLv2
Requires Revolution 2.4.x or greater
Compatible up to Revolution 2.4.x
Supports mysql

MODX Start will do the following on install:

  • create 'MODX Start' Category
  • add 'modx_start' Namespace
  • setup 'modx_start' default Lexicon topic
  • add a demo translation in the 'modx_start' Lexicons
  • create Homepage and Basic page templates
  • create site settings: 'error_page', 'default_template', 'site_unavailable_page', 'unauthorized_page'
  • create settings for 'web' context: 'error_page', 'default_template', 'site_unavailable_page', 'unauthorized_page' (this makes creating a multiligual site later easy)
  • create resources and set correct settings and template: 'Error page', 'Site offline', 'Not allowed', 'sitemap'

Installation Instructions

The steps to install MODX Start for MODX Revolution are easy!

NOTE: we highly recommend using MODX Revolution 2.4.2-pl or higher with this theme.

Via package manager

  • download modx_start from 'Extras' > 'Installer' > 'Download extras' > search for 'MODX Start'
  • download and the 'MODX Start' package
  • follow the steps of the install
  • after the installation is finished click 'OK' Finally go to 'Manage' > 'Clear Cache' (for MODX 2.2 and lower 'Site' > 'Clear Cache')
  • Make sure you activate Friendly URL's (more info: https://rtfm.modx.com/revolution/2.x/administering-your-site/using-friendly-urls)
  • Manual in installation

  • in the main menu select 'Extras' > 'Installer'
  • on Package Management page click on the little arrow next to 'Download Extras' and choose 'Upload a package'
  • the theme should now be listed on the Package Management page Click on the 'Install' button under the package
  • follow the steps of the install
  • after the installation is finished click 'OK' Finally go to 'Manage' > 'Clear Cache' (for MODX 2.2 and lower 'Site' > 'Clear Cache')
  • Make sure you activate Friendly URL's (more info: https://rtfm.modx.com/revolution/2.x/administering-your-site/using-friendly-urls)
  • Your theme for MODX Revolution is installed and ready to go! To view the site click on 'Content' > 'Preview Site'

    Updating

    To update MODX Start, simply download the new version of MODX Start from the Extras Installer and repeat the installation steps.