Oliver Heine - silenz

3rd Party (Free)

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 1.x
  • ExpressionEngine 2


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  • Updater
  • Multi Site Manager
  • Stand Alone Entry Form
  • Low Variables
  • Content Elements
  • Better Workflow
  • Matrix
  • Grid
  • Webservice
  • Publisher


  • jQuery for the Control Panel

Add-On Type(s)



All this little plugin does is cutting X characters from the beginning and / or the end of a given text and returns the trimmed string.

Trimmer Links

This entry was created October 3, 2008, 4:02 pm.
This entry was last updated November 8, 2011, 11:17 pm.

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3 Reviews:

Rick Lecoat 10.25.12

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Simple and extremely handy. I had some parse-order trouble were Trimmer was acting on tags before they were parsed (thereby removing the closing brace) but found that wrapping the Trimmer tag pair in a {exp:member:custom_profile_data} tag pair (with no parameters set) solved the problem.

TJ Draper 06.28.12

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This add-on does exactly what it says and is very easy to use. Was pulling my hair out trying to figure out how to do what I needed to do, found this and solved my problem.

Big Steve 06.12.12

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Does what it is supposed to do, and does it with no fuss—gotta like that!