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Extension / Path / AbsoluteViewHelper

Path: Absolute Extension Folder Path

Returns the absolute path to an extension folder.

  • Tag usage example

    <v:extension.path.absolute extensionName="NULL" path="NULL">
    	<!-- tag content - may be ignored! -->
  • Inline usage example

    {v:extension.path.absolute(extensionName: 'NULL', path: 'NULL')}


Argument Description Type

Name, in UpperCamelCase, of the extension to be checked


Optional path to append, second argument when calling \TYPO3\CMS\Core\Utility\ExtensionManagementUtility::extPath

Required attribute

Revision history

commit dbf27436aceba79b309ca64d0a03fd317b854226
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Fri Nov 2 16:25:28 2012 +0100

    [FEATURE] Extension ViewHelpers
    Includes: Absolute, Relative, SiteRelative and Resource path
    ViewHelpers to resolve paths, and Loaded condition ViewHelper to check
    if an extension (by UpperCamelCase name) is loaded.

commit 5356fe4833a099221a89f9408c05816701108715
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sat Feb 9 20:00:05 2013 +0100

    [DOC] Doc comments for all Path / Extension ViewHelpers

commit da31bad1d9bb058c072ddb5591e8ed907a1ae8e1
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Tue Dec 31 23:08:37 2013 +0100

    [TASK] Happy new year!

commit d2e531da034976e6db1478eef5a8478595fd16fe
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sun Jan 5 00:45:10 2014 +0100

    [TASK] Migrate to using namespace core class names

commit 52bd6e41ccfef3d8193b350153912a9716e6a087
Author: Benjamin Rau <*****>
Date:   Tue Apr 1 21:09:00 2014 +0200

    [TASK] CGL compliance

commit da7677bc74f14e9a9300e4ba4487e52c3cb97642
Author: Claus Due <*****>
Date:   Sun Apr 20 01:13:33 2014 +0200

    [TASK] Switch to namespaces

commit 8bb2fc5ee124ba19b0a0ab8e061c9a153fc4651f
Author: Xaver Maierhofer <*****>
Date:   Sun Jan 18 17:56:13 2015 +0100

    [TASK] Reference Copyright to file