Break Blade



3rd Party (Free)

MIT License

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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NOTE: This is add-on is no longer being supported and will not be updated for EE3. Fork it if you like.

Break Blade will slice & dice text by a certain amount of characters and will add a <br> tag to the end of each line; except for the last line.

The following params are available for Break Blade:

chars (required)

Example usage:

{exp:break_blade:cut chars=“14”}This is some chars long.{/exp:break_blade:cut}

Will produce:

This is some
chars long.

Note: Break Blade counts characters yet will not split words.

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This entry was created October 18, 2012, 10:38 am.
This entry was last updated February 3, 2016, 4:42 pm.

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