Extend News

Custom extension

All changes listed on this page should be done in a custom extension that extends EXT:news. Learn how to set it up.

Extend FlexForms

Influence the fields available in the plugins backend FlexForm.


Extend the code of EXT:news by using PSR-14 Events.


If there is no PSR-14 Event, try using a hook instead.


Learn how to filter and sort the displayed news using demands.

Data processing

Display news in menus using data processing

Add custom fields

Learn how to add custom fields to news records and extend the News model using the ProxyClassGenerator

Custom news types

Add additional custom news types