The {load_item} TAG loads an Item and assigns this to a given Smarty variable name.


  • itemtype - (required, string) The Itemtype to load the Item from

  • id - (required, int) The ID of the Item to be loaded

  • language - (optional, string) The language locale to load. Default: current sites language

  • assign - (required, string) The name of the Smarty variable that should be assigned


This example loads the Top menu and shows its content. Further infos about the available Item functions can be found in the PHP API.

   {load_item itemtype="1" id="-1" assign="topLevel"}