This package is abandoned and no longer maintained. The author suggests using the hypejunction/hypelists package instead.

Group list sorting for Elgg

1.1.2 2016-02-24 18:18 UTC

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Last update: 2019-02-20 19:44:18 UTC


Elgg 2.0

*** NO LONGER MAINTAINED *** The functionality of this plugin has been moved to hypeLists


  • Implements generic API and UI for sorting group lists
  • By default, provides sorting by Name, Membership count, Time created, Latest activity
  • Provides a filter to list open and closed groups, featured groups, groups user administers or a member of, group invitations
  • Extendable via hooks

Group Sort


List groups

echo elgg_view('lists/groups', array(
	'options' => array(
		'types' => 'group',
	'callback' => 'elgg_list_entities',

Custom sort fields

Use 'sort_fields','group' plugin hook to add new fields to the sort select input. Use 'sort_relationships','group' plugin hook to add new relationship/metadata filter options.

Use 'rel_options', 'group' to add custom queries to ege* options for specici sort field and direction. Use 'sort_options', 'group' to add custom queries to ege* options for specific relationship/metadata filter option.