ExpressionEngine® 3 User Guide

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Template Partials

Control Panel Location: Developer Tools ‣ Template Partials

In this section of the Control Panel you can create and edit Template Partials.

Permission Restrictions

  • Access settings: Design & Content
  • Template partials: Create New Partials
  • Template partials: Edit Partials
  • Template partials: Delete Partials



This will take you to Template Settings.

Export All

All templates, with their template groups, will be zipped and downloaded.

Search Templates

Searches template contents for the phrase.

Create New

This will take you to the create template form.


The icons in the manage column perform actions on the template partial in its row.


This will take you to the template partial’s edit form.


This will perform a search for the template partial, showing all the templates that use it.

Bulk Actions

The checkbox in the right-most column of the table selects a button for a bulk action. When at least one checkbox is checked the bulk action dropdown menu and submit button will be made available in the lower righthand corner of the table.


The selected template partials will be removed. Removing a template partial will cause a confirmation modal to appear that will summarize the action.

Export Partials

The selected template partials will be zipped and downloaded.