Add support for editing Categories in the admin, by presenting an editable category tree at

ACL permissions

The following ACL permissions are required:

  • to view the page, use permission on the ‘mod_admin_category’ module
  • to view the list of categories, view permissions on category ‘category’
  • to edit and re-order the categories, edit permissions on category ‘category’.

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Shows the admin category screen where you can edit the category tree, rearranging the categories, adding new categories

Dispatch rules


Dispatch rules Name Path Resource Args admin_category_sorter [“admin”,”category”] controller_admin_category_sorter…

See also


Create nested navigation menus for your site.

Referred by

All dispatch rules

All the dispatch rules from all modules. For a background on dispatch rules, see The URL dispatch system.