Smarty Register Filter

Allows you to add some filters in smarty render. See the documentation about what is a Smarty filter : prefilter/postfilter or outputfilter



  • Copy the module into <thelia_root>/local/modules/ directory and be sure that the name of the module is SmartyFilter.
  • Activate it in your thelia administration panel


Add it in your main thelia composer.json file

composer require thelia/smarty-filter-module:~1.0


Activate Filter

In Tools menu click on SmartyFilter. You just have to activate the filters you want.

Don't forget to clean your cache after you activate or deactivate filters.

Add your own Filter

You can add your filter in others module and use this module to integrate it. There are 3 steps to check.


First create a class with a public method named filter. Add your filter in it.

Exemple :

class EmailFilter

    public function filter($tpl_output, $smarty)
        $tpl_output =
                '$1%40$2', $tpl_output);

        return $tpl_output;

Configuration Service

Declare your service in the config.xml with one of the follow tags :

  • thelia.parser.register_pre_filter
  • thelia.parser.register_post_filter
  • thelia.parser.register_output_filter

Exemple :

 <service id="" class="SmartyFilter\Filter\EmailFilter" >
      <tag name="thelia.parser.register_output_filter"/>

Configuration File

To add the filter in the database ( and activate it ) you have to create a configuration file name smarty-filter.xml and your configuration in it as the exemple :

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?>
<smartyfilters xmlns="urn:thelia:module:smarty-filter">
    <smartyfilter code="">
        <descriptive locale="fr_FR">
            <description>Filtre pour sécurisation des emails</description>



Input arguments

Argument Description
id filter by on or more ID
filtertype filter by one or more type ( pre, post or output)
order order the result (alpha, alpha-reverse, random , given_id )

Output arguments

Variable Description
$ID filter's ID
$IS_TRANSLATED check translation for the filter
$LOCALE the locale
$TITLE title string
$DESCRIPTION description string
$ACTIVATE boolean to check filter enabled or not
$TYPE filter type ( pre, post, output)


{loop name="smarty_filter" type="smarty_filter"}
        <td class="object-title">
        <td class="object-title">
        <td class="actions">
            <div class="btn-group">
                <div class="make-switch switch-small module-activation" data-id="{$ID}"
                    data-on="success" data-off="danger"
                    data-on-label="<i class='glyphicon glyphicon-ok-circle'></i>"
                    data-off-label="<i class='glyphicon glyphicon-remove-circle'></i>">
                    <input type="checkbox" {if $ACTIVATE}checked{/if}>
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Smarty Register Filter

Allows you to add some filters in smarty render

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