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modX::getContext

Retrieve a context by name without initializing it.

Within a request, contexts retrieved using this function will cache the context data into the modX::$contexts array to avoid loading the same context multiple times.

If you merely want to check the current context, you can return the context key:

$modx->context->key;

Syntax

API Doc: http://api.modx.com/revolution/2.2/db_core_model_modx_modx.class.html#%5CmodX::getContext()

&$modContext getContext (string $contextKey)

Example

Get the 'sports' Context.

$ctx = $modx->getContext('sports');

See Also

Page: modX
Page: Contexts
Page: modX.getContext