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Copy A Snippet Feature for Wagtail CMS

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'Copy A Snippet' Feature for Wagtail CMS

You can now "copy" snippets (non-page models) in Wagtail CMS


  1. Install the python package wagtailsnippetscopy from pip

pip install wagtailsnippetscopy

Alternatively, you can install download or clone this repo and call pip install -e ..

  1. Add to INSTALLED_APPS in your


  1. Register a model (with a title field name) you wish to enable copy functionality for:
from wagtailsnippetscopy.registry import snippet_copy_registry

snippet_copy_registry.register(YourModel, {})
  1. Add SnippetCopyMixin to your Snippet model in order to enable get_copy_url callback() for the model:
from wagtailsnippetscopy.models import SnippetCopyMixin

class Graph(SnippetCopyMixin, models.Model):
  1. If you wish copy link to automatically appear in modeladmin list you should add SnippetCopyModelAdminMixin to the ModelAdmin class:


from wagtail.contrib.modeladmin.options import ModelAdmin, modeladmin_register
from wagtailsnippetscopy.admin import SnippetCopyModelAdminMixin
from .models import YourModel

class YourModelAdmin(SnippetCopyModelAdminMixin, ModelAdmin):
    model = YourModel

  1. Copy link follows the following pattern:

Bugs and suggestions

If you have found a bug or if you have a request for additional functionality, please use the issue tracker on GitHub.

by Tim Kamanin

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