Template::childTemplates() method

Get or set child templates (templates allowed for children of pages using this template)

  • May be specified as template IDs or names in an array, or Template objects in a TemplatesArray.
  • To allow any template to be used for children, specify a blank array.
  • To disallow any children (other than what’s already in use) set the $template->noChildren property to 1.

Available since version 3.0.153.

Usage

// basic usage
$items = $template->childTemplates();

// usage with all arguments
$items = $template->childTemplates($setValue = null);

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
setValue (optional)array, TemplatesArray, null

Specify only when setting, an iterable value containing Template objects, IDs or names

Return value


Template methods and properties

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.200

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