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Fred only loads on Pages which use MODX Templates that are assigned to a Fred Theme. These are identified in the Manager by visiting the Extras menu > Fred > Themes top tab > Themed Templates sidebar. Any pages that use a Template listed in this table will block access to the content area in the Manager and will load Fred on the front-end when logged in for editing.


Most templates will have a content Dropzone. Fred also supports multiple Dropzones for things like sidebars, headers, footers, or any other purpose you may need. Dropzones are where you drag-and-drop Elements and Blueprints from the Fred sidebar.

Creating Fred Templates

To learn more about creating Template for Fred, see the themers documentation.

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