Shortcut 3.x

Legacy documentation for Shortcut 3.x.

Installation

Requirements #

Solspace Shortcut meets the same requirements as listed on the ExpressionEngine Requirements page.

  • ExpressionEngine 3.3.x - 3.4.x
  • PHP 5.3.10 or later
  • MySQL 5.0.3 or later
  • Windows and OS X browsers:
    • Chrome 21 or later
    • Firefox 28 or later
    • Safari 9.0 or later
    • Internet Explorer 11 or later
    • Microsoft Edge

Installing Instructions #

  1. Within the /system/user/addons/ directory, copy the shortcut folder into your sites ./system/user/addons/ directory.
  2. Go to the Add-On Manager area in the ExpressionEngine control panel, scroll to down to the Third Party Add-Ons section, and find Shortcut in the list, and click Install.
  3. Setup and configuring:
    • Shortcut requires that you have a Shortcut Prefix for your shortcut URL’s. This value will prefix your random and custom shortcut keys in your URL’s. By default, Shortcut will assign x as your Shortcut Prefix.
    • To adjust any settings in Shortcut, click on the Preferences tab in the Control Panel area and then modify as necessary.