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What is DefaultResourceGroup?

Assigns new resources to one or more resource groups or allows new resources to inherit their parent's resource groups.

Works with Create and Quick Create.

Honors manually selected resource groups, but adds the default group(s).

Does nothing when editing existing resources or duplicating resources.

Package Information

  • Downloads: 1,750
  • License: GPLv2
  • Requires: Revolution 2.0.x or greater
  • Supports: mysql,sqlsrv


This version of the DefaultResourceGroup extra was developed by Bob Ray. It was first posted to GitHub on Jan 22, 2012. As of Jun 22, 2017 it had been last updated on Jun 22, 2017, had 19 commits, and had been downloaded 1,750 times. The DefaultResourceGroup package consists of 200 separate files, containing 3,179 lines of code.

It is currently maintained by Bob Ray.


DefaultResourceGroup 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

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

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

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


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

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