Modules for Backdrop CMS

Modules can add to the set of available features on your site, or change the way existing features work.

  1. Manual Crop

    posted Nov 10th 2016 - 9:53pm

    The Manual Crop module exposes a set of image style effects that allow you
    to crop (and scale) an image after uploading.

  2. Reroute emails

    posted Nov 4th 2016 - 7:34pm

    This module intercepts all outgoing emails from a Backdrop CMS site and reroutes them to a predefined configurable email address.

  3. Simple Environment Indicator

    posted Oct 30th 2016 - 11:19am

    This module helps developers see at a glance which Backdrop CMS site environment they are on. It does this by colouring the adminbar; putting the environment name in the adminbar; and putting an indicator in the favicon. It works like Environment Indicator but takes a minimalist approach.

  4. Stage File Proxy

    posted Oct 30th 2016 - 11:18am

    Proxies files from production server so you don't have to transfer them manually.

  5. Services

    posted Oct 26th 2016 - 11:00am

    A standardized solution for building API's so that external clients can
    communicate with Backdrop.

  6. Feeds

    posted Oct 24th 2016 - 6:02am

    Early work on Drupal Feeds module. CSV and node import works, but not fully tested. Use at own risk.

    "It feeds"

    See "Feeds glossary":

  7. Diff

    posted Oct 22nd 2016 - 5:26am

    The diff module is used to show differences between content revisions.

    This port to Backdrop requires more testing.

    This is a port from the Drupal module of the same name.

  8. EU Cookie Compliance

    posted Dec 25th 2015 - 1:06am

    The EU Cookie Compliance module enables a website to meet the
    requirements of the EU Directive on Privacy and Electronic Communications
    regarding the use of cookies.

  9. System Stream Wrapper

    posted Oct 10th 2016 - 8:37am

    Provides stream wrappers to access module, theme, profile, and library files
    and directories. Note these stream wrappers are read-only as none of these

  10. Image Effects

    posted Oct 10th 2016 - 8:36am

    The Image Effects module provides a suite of additional image effects that
    can be added to image styles. Image styles let you create derivations of images
    by applying (a series of) effect(s) to it. Think of resizing, desaturating,
    masking, etc.

  11. Style guide

    posted Sep 29th 2016 - 5:13pm

    This module makes a single page on which all common Backdrop elements are
    displayed, such as all message styles, progress bars, form elements, tabs,
    etc. It allows a themer to have a reference for all these elements at once,

  12. Options element

    posted Sep 24th 2016 - 2:04pm

    Options Element is a module that provides a better mechanism to specify select
    list, checkbox, and radio button options. Rather than requiring the user to use
    strange syntax like "key|value" in a textarea, Options Element provides a clean

  13. Blockify

    posted Aug 16th 2015 - 10:19am

    This module exposes a number of core Backdrop elements as blocks.

  14. FitVids

    posted Sep 19th 2016 - 2:57pm

    This module uses the FitVids.js library for fluid width video embeds (e.g. flash video in <iframe>s). You don't need it for pure HTML5 videos.

  15. Markdown Extra filter

    posted May 1st 2016 - 12:52pm

    Don't use this module.

    Markdown Extra merged into Markdown.

  16. Default Views Convert to Config

    posted Sep 18th 2016 - 7:42am

    This module produces Backdrop-compatible config code from Drupal 7
    hook_views_default_views() code.

  17. Profile

    posted Sep 6th 2016 - 3:39pm

    Supports configurable user profiles.

  18. TableField

    posted Aug 29th 2016 - 3:16am

    This module provides a simple, generic form/widget to input tabular data. The
    form allows the user to select the number or rows/columns in the table, then
    enter data via textfields.

  19. Views term hierarchy weight field

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 8:04pm

    This module allows you to filter or sort terms according to their hierarchical
    order or hierarchical depth.

  20. Views term hierarchy

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 8:03pm

    This module provides views sort handler to sort terms in hierarchical order.

  21. Special Menu Items

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 8:01pm

    Special Menu Items is module that enables placeholder and separator menu
    items.Placeholder is a menu item which is actually not a link. Something like

  22. Auto Assign Role

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 7:55pm

    This module automatically assigns new users to a specific role when the user
    initially signs up for their account. It was written in response to a question
    on the support mailing list ... The list asked that it be submitted as a module
    so here it is.

  23. SMS Framework

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 7:53pm

    Provides a pluggable API for Backdrop to interact with SMS messages.

  24. Clickatell

    posted Sep 4th 2016 - 7:50pm

    This module provides integration between the clickatell SMS service and the
    SMS framework project.

  25. Block Disabler

    posted Sep 3rd 2016 - 3:18pm

    Allows admins to hide blocks without removing from the layout.