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What is Orphans?

Orphans is a MODX Revolution CMP that attempts to identify unused elements on your site.

You can rename, un-rename, delete, or add orphans to the ignore list in the Orphans grid.

Package Information

  • Downloads: 1,322
  • License: GPLv2
  • Requires: Revolution 2.2.x or greater
  • Supports: mysql,sqlsrv


This version of the Orphans extra was developed by Bob Ray. It was first posted to GitHub on May 03, 2013. As of Jun 22, 2017 it had been last updated on Jun 22, 2017, had 70 commits, and had been downloaded 1,322 times. The Orphans package consists of 1,148 separate files, containing 14,541 lines of code.

It is currently maintained by Bob Ray.


Orphans 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

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

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

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


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

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