I just started using Low-Variables as a Snippet replacement (among other uses of course) because I need Snippets to be saved as files.

Now I am wondering if a new Low-Variable always has to be entered through the CP or not. It looks like it to me but I was hoping to have some standard variables for different projects that I could just throw in and be ready to go.

Thanks and Cheers,



Yes, a new LV must be created through the CP. A new file will not create a new variable. Why? Check out these replies:

  • Thanks, I figured that it must be because of the reasons given in the two links (which I unfortunately couldn't find myself... :-()
    – Marc
    Jul 11 '13 at 14:01

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