About Auto Name

Changes a page's name field after the page has been edited

Category 1Development Tools
Modules that have more to do with assisting development of a site rather than managing its content.
Category 2SEO/Accessibility
Modules designed to help site accessibility, standards compliance and SEO.
Release StateStable
Should be safe for use in production environments. *
Module Version1.1.0
Class NamePageAutoName
Compatibility2.5, 2.6
Date AddedOctober 18, 2014
Last UpdatedOctober 22, 2014
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This module's files should be placed in /site/modules/PageAutoName/
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Auto Name

This module for ProcessWire changes a page's name field after the page has been edited.

You can set up both a general and individual patterns per template. Also you can turn on or off Auto Name per template.

You can change the settings right from within the module's settings page.

Important Note

This module will rename your pages. This may have negative effects (e.g. on SEO).

Since this module changes your pages' URLs, it is recommended to turn on the Page Path History core module, although it won’t catch every URL change.