function hook_contextual_links_view_alter

7.x contextual.api.php hook_contextual_links_view_alter(&$element, $items)
8.x contextual.api.php hook_contextual_links_view_alter(&$element, $items)

Alter a contextual links element before it is rendered.

This hook is invoked by contextual_pre_render_links(). The renderable array of #type 'contextual_links', containing the entire contextual links data that is passed in by reference. Further links may be added or existing links can be altered.


$element: A renderable array representing the contextual links.

$items: An associative array containing the original contextual link items, as generated by menu_contextual_links(), which were used to build $element['#links'].

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1 invocation of hook_contextual_links_view_alter()
contextual_pre_render_links in drupal/modules/contextual/contextual.module
Build a renderable array for contextual links.


drupal/modules/contextual/contextual.api.php, line 32
Hooks provided by Contextual module.


function hook_contextual_links_view_alter(&$element, $items) {
  // Add another class to all contextual link lists to facilitate custom
  // styling.
  $element['#attributes']['class'][] = 'custom-class';