Jump to main content Jump to doc navigation


Get a site tree from a single or multiple modResource instances.


API Doc: modX::getTree()

array getTree ([int|array $id = null], [int $depth = 10], [array $options = array()])
  • $id (int|array) A single or multiple modResource ids to build the tree from.
  • $depth (integer) The maximum depth to build the tree (default 10).
  • $options (array) An array of filtering options, such as 'context' to specify the context to grab from.


Get a tree for the Resource with ID 12. Only go 5 levels deep.

$treeArray = $modx->getTree(12,5);

See Also

Support the team building MODX with a monthly donation.

The budget raised through OpenCollective is transparent, including payouts, and any contributor can apply to be paid for their work on MODX.


  • modmore
  • Jens Wittmann – Gestaltung & Entwicklung
  • Fabian Christen
  • Digital Penguin
  • Dannevang Digital
  • Sepia River Studios
  • Chris Fickling
  • CrewMark
  • deJaya
  • Following Sea
  • Anton Tarasov
  • eydolan
  • Raffy
  • Lefthandmedia
  • Murray Wood
  • Snow Creative
  • Nick Clark
  • Helen
  • JT Skaggs
  • krisznet
  • YJ
  • Yanni
  • Richard


$366 per month—let's make that $500!

Learn more