Using Connector with CakePHP

In this tutorial we would like to show you how to use the dhtmlxConnector library with the CakePHP framework.

The tutorial is intended for developers who have already been familiar with the CakePHP framework and DHTMLX library. If you haven't, please follow the links below to get the required information:

This tutorial is designed for version 3.0 of CakePHP. If you have an older verion of the framework, you can read the corresponding docs for CakePHP versions 2.x.

Before continuing, please check that you have CakePHP installed on your computer. If you don’t, read the "Installation" guide to learn how to do this.

Download the demo app here.


After you finish this tutorial, you'll get a grid, a scheduler and a gantt populated with data from a database and able to save changes back to the server.

  1. Grid
  2. Scheduler
  3. Gantt
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