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EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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Add-On Type(s)



This plugin returns the first non-empty parameter, or the first parameter that meets a specified condition or regular expression. The plugin also supports get, post, global, and stash variables.


{exp:preceedence var1=”” var2=“test2” var3=“test3”}

Outputs: test2

{exp:preceedence var1=“test1” var2=“test2” var3=“test3” condition=”!test1” before=”<em>” after=”</em>”}

Outputs: test2

{exp:preceedence var1=“get:qs” condition=”!test1” default=”<b>default</b>” before=”<em>” after=”</em>”}

Assuming there exists a querystring get variable, “qs=test1”:
Outputs: default

Otherwise the value of the querystring variable (or an empty string if its undefined) is returned


{exp:preceedence var1=“test1” var2=“test2” var3=“3” condition=”#test(\\d)#”}

Outputs: 1

{exp:preceedence var1=“test1” var2=“test2” var3=“3” condition=”!#test(\\d)#”}

Outputs: 3

Download PrecEEdence

EE Support Downloads Add-On Version Release Date
Not Specified Download 1.0 Oct 14, 2011

PrecEEdence Links

This entry was created October 17, 2011, 9:31 am.
This entry was last updated February 12, 2012, 4:20 pm.

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