Month: July 2016

5 Ways to Publish a TYPO3 Extension

The TYPO3 Extension Repository (TER) is the central place where you should publish your extensions, if you want to get a broader audience.  It is the first stop for everybody, who wants to extend the core functionality of TYPO3. There are at least five ways to put your extension online. Prerequisites and recommendations Before going into the details of publishing an extension, I’ll show you the must-haves, should-haves and could-haves. Prerequisite 1 – A Account The first pre-requisite is a valid account. You must register your account at . The registration form is a little bit hidden....

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TYPO3 File Recycler: (Un-)Delete your files

One of the most hidden, but useful, features of TYPO3 is IMHO the file recycler. Yes, there is a recycle bin for files in the module “Filelist”. It is there since „ages“. I will show you the history of the feature, how to activate it in current releases and how to it resurrect for TYPO3 6.2.x. File Recycler History This recycler for files exists at least since TYPO3 4.4. The first blog post about the file recycler (, which I found, was published on July 22nd, 2010. TYPO3 4.4 was released one month before. Maybe this feature existed longer, but I...

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TYPO3 Extension Roundup – Q2 2016

This is the extension roundup for the second quarter of 2016. Again I picked a couple of TYPO3 extensions, which are IMHO worth a look. The extension publishing activity speeded up in the last weeks, so it it hard to find a good selection. If you want to see a specific extension in this list, please drop me a note and will consider your suggestion. You probably note while reading this post, that one category is completely missing: E-Commerce. The reason is that there is so much action currently, that it is worth a separate article, which I will publish...

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