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Alter CP Menu with cp_menu_array

Adam Fairholm finds use for a (still undocumented) CP hook (as discovered by Rob Sanchez):

A few days ago Rob Sanchez tweeted a screenshot that caught my eye – a hook called cp_menu_array that is hanging out in expressionengine/libraries/Menu.php like it’s nothing special. It was added in EE 2.1.5.

/* -------------------------------------------
  /* 'cp_menu_array' hook.
  /*  - Modify menu array
  /*  - Added: 2.1.5
if ($this->EE->extensions->active_hook('cp_menu_array') === TRUE)
  /* -------------------------------------------*/ 

Adam takes the hooks, builds an extension and shows you how to use it to customize the EE CP menus. Kaboom?

Posted on Jul 05, 2011 by Ryan Irelan

Filed Under: Development Tools, EE Add-ons, EE Extensions