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It's possible to generate a "flash" error message at the top of the control panel like this:

craft()->userSession->setError('Your custom plugin error message.');

The message appears at the top of the control panel when the page loads, but then fades away after a few seconds. Is there any way to "pin" the message to the top of the page, so it stays indefinitely?

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I have not tried but you could probably use the CP Custom JavaScript plugin to force display of .notification.error as the flash only sets display: none; and does not remove the element.

  • That's a great idea, thanks Shane! I'll give that a whirl and let you know how it works out. – Lindsey D Aug 19 '14 at 22:15
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Not currently. The CP’s Javascript will automatically hide all flash messages 2 or 4 seconds after page load (4 if it’s an error).

  • Fair enough, thanks Brandon. Maybe I'll submit it as an official feature request. ;) – Lindsey D Aug 19 '14 at 22:17

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