FUEL CMS User Guide : Version 1.5.2


Views within FUEL work just like CodeIgniter views but with some extra functionality. For example, you can render a page automatically without creating a controller method by using the opt-in controller method.

Hiding Views

You can hide view files from several aspects of FUEL by adding an underscore ("_") in front of the view name or containing folder. This will automatically hide it from being found if you are using the opt-in controller method for displaying your page. Also, adding an underscore to your layout or block view file (in the _layouts and _blocks folder respectively), will prevent it from showing up in the selection dropdown list in the CMS.

Special View Folders

There are several folders that have special purpose within your views folders: