How do I install a MODX plugin?

Plugins are called Extras in MODX. So you're actually looking to install an Extra. Here are all the steps required to install a Plugin in MODX.

  1. Login to your MODX manager
  2. Click on the 'Extras' top menu item
  3. Click on the menu item 'Installer'
  4. Click on 'Download Extras'
  5. Search for the plugin or extra you are looking for and click it
  6. Click on 'Download' behind the Extra name
  7. Click on 'Back to Package Management' after the download is finished
  8. Click on 'Install' and wait for the installation to finish
  9. You are all set!