About the examples

Extension styleguide

Many of the examples are part of the TYPO3 extension styleguide. This extension offers numbered examples for any field type. Furthermore there are examples with different properties set to different values.

Read here about how to install and use the styleguide extension.

Extension examples

Some examples can also be found in the TYPO3 extension examples. This extension contains special configurations that have not been used in the extension stylguide nor in the TYPO3 Core.

The extension examples can be installed via composer:

composer require --dev t3docs/examples

It can also be downloaded from the TYPO3 extension repository

Examples from the TYPO3 Core

Some examples are taken from the TYPO3 Core and some come from different system extensions. You can open their TCA definitions in the corresponding file in the system extension.

Common examples are taken from the following tables:

pages
public/typo3/sysext/core/Configuration/TCA/pages.php
sys_category
public/typo3/sysext/core/Configuration/TCA/sys_category.php
sys_file
public/typo3/sysext/core/Configuration/TCA/sys_file.php
sys_template
public/typo3/sysext/frontend/Configuration/TCA/sys_template.php
tt_content
public/typo3/sysext/frontend/Configuration/TCA/tt_content.php