templates() function

Get or save templates ($templates API variable as a function)

This function behaves the same as the $templates API variable, though does support an optional shortcut argument for getting a single template.

Example

$t = templates()->get('basic-page'); // regular syntax
$t = templates('basic-page'); // shortcut syntax

Usage

// basic usage
$templates = templates();

// usage with all arguments
$templates = templates(string $name = '');

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
name (optional)string

Optional template to retrieve

Return value

Templates Template null


Functions methods and properties

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.161

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