Template::getParentPage() method

Return the parent page that this template assumes new pages are added to

This is based on family settings, when applicable. It also takes into account user access, if requested (see arg 1).

If there is no shortcut parent, NULL is returned. If there are multiple possible shortcut parents, a NullPage is returned.

Usage

// basic usage
$page = $template->getParentPage();

// usage with all arguments
$page = $template->getParentPage(bool $checkAccess = false);

Arguments

NameType(s)Description
checkAccess (optional)bool

Whether or not to check for user access to do this (default=false).

Return value


Template methods and properties

API reference based on ProcessWire core version 3.0.200

Twitter updates

  • New TinyMCE 6.2.0 Inputfield released for ProcessWire— More
    28 October 2022
  • This week we take a look at a new rich text editor for ProcessWire, why we chose it, some highlights, screenshots, and why we think you’ll like it— More
    21 October 2022
  • This week we have ProcessWire 3.0.206 on the dev branch and a new version of the ProDevTools UserActivity module, which we'll take a closer look at in this post— More
    7 October 2022

Latest news

  • ProcessWire Weekly #447
    In the 447th issue of ProcessWire Weekly we'll share the latest core updates, introduce a new third party module called RockVideoThumbnailGrabber, and more. Read on!
    Weekly.pw / 3 December 2022
  • New rich text editor for ProcessWire
    This week we take a look at a new rich text editor for ProcessWire, why we chose it, some highlights, screenshots, and why we think you’ll like it.
    Blog / 21 October 2022
  • Subscribe to weekly ProcessWire news

“ProcessWire is like a breath of fresh air. So powerful yet simple to build with and customise, and web editors love it too.” —Margaret Chatwin, Web developer