About HandyMan

HandyMan is a mobile optimized Manager for MODX, based on the open source and awesome jQuery Mobile Framework. It allows you to easily update Resource content from a mobile device, optionally using a Textile integration for richtext content (read how to enable it).

Further information can be found at:

If you would like to contribute to HandyMan (either financially or effort), please visit this page on my personal site.


July 17, 2013

Supported Database
MySQL, SQL Server


Supported Versions
2.2 - Current



Please follow the Installation instructions on the HandyMan Documentation.

After installation, you can access HandyMan at yoursite.com/handyman.

New in 1.0.0-pl

HandyMan 1.0.0-pl

  • Fix critical issue in 2.2.x installs preventing login/usage of HandyMan.
  • Update jQuery to 1.8.3
  • Update jQuery Mobile to 1.3.1
  • --- queue long break of not fixing anything, sorry!! ---
  • Update jQuery Mobile to 1.0.1
  • #6547 Add a "Clear the Cache" button on the home page to clear the site cache.
  • #6680 Add a "View Website" button to the list resource screen (on context level).
  • Re-invent checkbox TV support (was built in but not available).
  • Prevent breaking the form when values for radio/checkbox/select boxes include html.

Current releases

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July 17, 2013
2.2 - Current