NullPage class

NullPage is a type of Page object returned by many API methods to indicate a non-match.

The simplest way to detect a NullPage is typically by checking the value of the $page->id property. If it happens to be 0 then for most practical purposes, you have a NullPage. A NullPage object has all of the same methods and properties as a regular Page but there's not much point in calling upon them since they will always be empty.

$item = $pages->get("featured=1"); 

if(!$item->id) {
  // this is a NullPage
}

if($item instanceof NullPage) {
  // this is a NullPage
}

Click any linked item for full usage details and examples. Hookable methods are indicated with the icon. In addition to those shown below, the NullPage class also inherits all the methods and properties of: Page, WireData and Wire.

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Common

NameReturnSummary 
NullPage::id int The id property will always be 0 for a NullPage.  

Additional methods and properties

In addition to the methods and properties above, NullPage also inherits the methods and properties of these classes:

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.172

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