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What is CacheClear?

CacheClear is an extra for MODX Revolution that deletes all files in the MODX core/cache directory. It is for people who may not have shell or FTP access to a site or who want a convenient way to completely empty the cache in the MODX Manager.

Package Information

  • Downloads: 2,560
  • License: GPLv2
  • Requires: Revolution 2.0.x or greater
  • Supports: mysql,sqlsrv


This version of the CacheClear extra was developed by Bob Ray. It was first posted to GitHub on Dec 15, 2012. As of Jun 22, 2017 it had been last updated on Jun 22, 2017, had 19 commits, and had been downloaded 2,560 times. The CacheClear package consists of 230 separate files, containing 3,598 lines of code.

It is currently maintained by Bob Ray.


CacheClear can be downloaded and installed from within the MODX Revolution Manager via Package Manager (Extras -> Installer), or from the MODX Extras Repository.

Development and Bug Reporting

CacheClear is stored and developed using GitHub, and can be found here: CacheClear GitHub main page.

Bugs and feature requests can be filed here: CacheClear issues page..

Questions about how to use CacheClear should be posted on the MODX Forums.


The full documentation for CacheClear can be found at the author's web site (Bob's Guides): CacheClear Documentation.

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