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I'm attempting to pull out a list of categories starting with certain letter(s).

What I've come up with so far seems a little excessive and I'm wondering if I've missed something obvious.

Can it all be done with just the 'craft.categories...' line?

{% set allCats = craft.categories.group('listingCategories').order('title').limit(null).find() %}
{% set allCatsByLetter = allCats|group('title | first') %}

{% for letter, allCats in allCatsByLetter if letter == "A" %}
    <ul>
        {% for cat in allCats %}
            <li>{{ cat.title }}</li>
        {% endfor %}
    </ul>
{% endfor %}
  • I like this approach better then mine using search, Steve! – carlcs Nov 17 '14 at 17:41
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If you don't mind using the search parameter you could add it like this:

{% set beer = 'a' %}
{% set allCats = craft.categories.search('title:' ~ beer ~ '*').limit(null) %}
  • Upvoted for your use of 'beer'. – Steve Abraham Nov 17 '14 at 17:57

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