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Can i display a Joomla module using PHP? What would be the script to achieve this? (If it's possible!)

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Try this,

Did you mean to render the module output using a PHP script? In which case, then take a look at this:

For older versions < Joomla3.x

$document = JFactory::getDocument();
$renderer = $document->loadRenderer('module');      
$module   = JModuleHelper::getModule('mod_fmDataGrid');

$params = "param1=bruno\n\rparam2=chris";
$module->params = $params;

echo $renderer->render($module);

For latest version. Joomla3.x

$modules  = JModuleHelper::getModules("dashboard_main");
$document = JFactory::getDocument();     
$attribs  = array();
$attribs['style'] = 'xhtml';

foreach ($modules as $mod)
{
    echo JModuleHelper::renderModule($mod, $attribs);
}

Hope this helps.

  • how will the above code display a specific module? – saibbyweb May 29 '14 at 6:31
  • Pass the module name like "mod_fmDataGrid" or "dashboard_main", If you need to pass its param too then check params and attrb options – Jobin Jose May 29 '14 at 6:38
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    I think creating the $renderer variable is unnecessary since you're not using it anywhere in the code? – Ejaz Jan 20 '16 at 3:02

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