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Search entries by matrix field

I have a matrix inside of which I have 2 fields, 1. dropdown list containing download types and another asset field. I would like to search first by a category and then I would like to further filter ...
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Matrix with an entries field and need to grab category title

Any help would be greatly appreciated! I hope I explained my situation in enough detail to get the help that is needed. Currently I have two channels that need to share information. This is going ...
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Better way to group by category and include full category entry

The basic idea is that I want to group my entries by category, but I want more than just the category title—I need the entire category entry. My previous post alludes to this, but I've since ...
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filtering entries by category

I've got my news entries paginated and I have a featured entry on the first page so I'm wondering what the best approach would be to filter by category. Here is what my template looks like: {% ...
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Category conditionals

I have an entry page that lists out specific info for a product. I am using categories to sort the entries. I'm trying to figure out how to write a conditional that pulls in something specific if the ...
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How to get Category URL from field in Matrix

This is my Matrix set up: I'm stumped to how to get the Categories URL. {% for block in entry.galleriesItem %} {% switch block.type %} {% case "galleriesItem" %} <a href="...
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Category structure with multiple groups

I need only 2 main categories, A and B, and both can have unlimited subcategories. Ideal would be to split these into groups but how can an editor choose between groups AND only select or create a ...
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Displaying products from a category

New to Craft Commerce and doing something pretty template intensive. I am following this https://craftcommerce.com/support/product-taxonomy and https://craftcommerce.com/support/products-related-to-...
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How can I set up a filter URL like example.com/category/foo/type/bar/country/usa

Given a category based set of entries/products, and a filter system based on tags, how would I accept (one of) the following urls and let one template process them all (not interested in the ...
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Limitation of adding a Category from the CP field modal within an entry

Is there a way to either add a parent selector to the category field modal, or remove/hide the "+ New Category" button when editing an entry? We are using a category group to contain Locations, which ...
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Magazine possible in Craft?

I have been a wordpress user for the longest time, a friend of mine now uses Craft, I took a look at his backend and really liked the way he creates his content in it. I also like that it uses Twig. ...
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Can someone help me with my site structure? Sections/Category setup

Thank you for your time and patience I'm a newbie to the Craft world. I've been all over the Craft Documentation and this site trying to figure out the best approach for a site I am putting together. ...
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How do you get all the categories in a category group in a controller?

I want to get all the categories in a specific category group inside my controller. How do you do that?
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Use blog index template as category template

I have a blog listing page which works correctly. I also have categories that I would like to use the same template rather than creating a whole new template since the design is exactly the same. ...
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How can I get an entry's child category, and not the parent category?

I have a category page that lists all of the entries related to that category. And then I want to display the selected child category for the entry... in brief like so: Entry Title 1 Entry 1's Child-...
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Move Icon Disappears from Categories editor

The move symbol - the one that allows you to move a category in the list up or down, etc. -- is gone from one of my category groups. It's the one that appears just after the checkbox to select a ...
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What's the trick to importing an entry with a categories field?

We are using Hampsink's Import plug-in (0.8.33) and we have a very simple CSV for testing. One row, three columns. One of these columns contains a comma-separated list of categories. These are top ...
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Categories, Single and Channels …SEO

Background... I took a look at this post answered by @Damon My objective is similar. I have a channel for news. Each entry in news is assigned various categories (e.g. product category). I do ...
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How/Can does Craft handle ancestor/grandparent relationships?

I spent a fair amount of time yesterday searching for any other questions that may have been answered that are similar to this one, but haven't had much luck. Essentially what I want to do is to ...
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map values from checkbox field into category field using SQL

In a project I have a checkbox field called gradeLevels with 3 options (k-5,6-8, and 9-12). Due to design changes, I need to convert this field into a category field. I've made a new category with ...
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Selecting entries using a checkbox field

I had what I thought was a very simple issue: Select some categories on the front-end, filtering by a Checkbox field. The Checkbox has values, which correlate to Locales. The end goal was to create ...
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Related Items in a Category not Appearing in Results

I am still having a problem looping through related posts. I get zero, not even the HTML. And there are no Craft template errors. There are plenty of entries that were assigned the same market, so ...
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Categories not adding trailing slash

In my general config I have enabled URLS to have trailing slashes. 'addTrailingSlashesToUrls' => true, This is working for products and entries. But it is not working on Categories. Category ...
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How to get parent categories from an entry?

I have a pretty standard type entry page (_entry.html) which displays the details of an entry having navigated to it through 2 levels of categories. On this page I'd like to be able to query the two ...
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Show Other Entries in Same Category

So, I am new. I want to display the 1-n most recent posts in the same category as the current entry (preferably excluding the current entry) -- i.e., I want to have a section with Other Similar Posts ...
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Query all categories once and get individual categories from array

I am working on a site that needs to both list all categories and also pull out individual categories by their id. I would like to query the DB once for all the categories (to improve performance), ...
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Show related entries that have the same Category, and some of the same tags?

I have succesfully shown some related entries that are in the same category, using the following: {% set relatedEntries = craft.entries({ section: 'blog', relatedTo: entry.blogCategory.first()...
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Tabbed Content & Categories - Tab ID html displays a category number instead of the slug

I want to make a tabbed content section of book citations where the tabs are years, made from categories. I am using a model I found in the cookbook here, which seems to be exactly what I am trying ...
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Set Twig variable with javascript/jquery for displaying entries based on clicked value

I have a filter system on my website which uses categories. The categories have all got their own ID tagged to their HTML Element. Now I just need to get the clicked checkboxes to add their ID to the ...
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Element API return a type of Category

I'm just wondering when it comes to Element API is there a way of returning a type of Category. I'm returning all the other information fine. 'fees.json' => [ 'elementType' => 'Entry', ...
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Target first and last items and append if greater than 2

I am trying to loop through a list of categories to add some text to the page. If it is the last item I want to replace the ',' with the words 'and' but only adda a ',' if there are more than 2 ...
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How to separate a parent and it's children when looping through a category?

I have categories of cities and states set up as parents and children, for example: California - Los Angeles - San Francisco New York - New York City When I use: {% for place in entry....
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Ordering of products?

What is the best method to organise products, and subsequently the order of these products within a group? Currently I have setup a product type of Canine. I can access each of these products via a ...
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Are categories the best way to organize Commerce product filters?

The Commerce site I'm working on (my first Craft project) will have a product listing page with filters. These will function as you would expect, but clicking a filter name will link to another ...
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Pull random image from entries marked with a certain category

I am trying to pull an image from services marked with a category of left. I would only like to display one image. I would also like to randomize the image if possible from all the images marked left. ...
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Compose entry URL with hierarchy

I’m moving new project from Wordpress to Craft, which has the hierarchy in URLs. I’m try to compose URL for this new project: New category field have an option "Limit the number of selectable ...
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Filter Entries within a page dynamically based on category

I'm creating a portfolio page, and I have a summary list of project entries displayed. At the top of the page, I've got a dropdown displaying a Category field. e.g. craft.categories.group('industry') ...
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Is it possible to bulk-edit a field across multiple entries at once?

I would like to know if it's possible to select multiple entries and update a field for them all at once – for example, give all the selected entries the same category.
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How to get data from Matrix field type?

I have a channel which is basically a list of articles. Each article is associated with one or more companies. When I click on companies I want to show all the articles related to the company. I got ...
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Show all tags related to a category?

Is it possible to show all tags that are related to a category? I can't find anything on it. Thanks. Edit: What I am looking for is this: I know a category slug or name. I want to get all tags ...
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ElementAPI handling CategoryModel and returning a heirachical object

Currently involved with handling the CategoryModel and using this code return [ 'endpoints' => [ // Category 'category/<slug:{slug}>.json' => function($slug) { ...
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Find matching asset (image) for category

What would be the best approach to have a list of categories (brands in my case.) and if an asset (image) exists that matches that brand name show that asset or instead show a placeholder image. <...
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Sort entries in a category or entries field?

I have a Products Section and a Product Category Structure Section In Products there is an Entries Field where the Category is selected from the Product Category section. Is it possible to sort the ...
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Localization with categories

I am using Lindsey's Language Link plugin for my language switcher. Everything works well, as long as the url is not a category url. Here it is: {% set element = (entry is defined ? entry : null) %}...
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What is the difference between 'nav' and 'for' for looping?

I am new to craftcms and did a look through on the documentation just recently. I am at the part where it explain about the Categories Field and found out that we can loop through the ...
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Category list not returning all related entries

Here's my code: {% for category in craft.categories.group('artistLocation') %} {% set entryCount = craft.entries.relatedTo(category).total() %} {% if entryCount %} <li> ...
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Relating a Category Entry to a Categories Field Type

I've been trying to get this working but can't seem to find a solution. I have two different types of Categories in a commerce project. Level One Level Two Examples Level One would be Mens, Ladies,...
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Product Categories, Structures and Channels

We are currently updating a brochure website, separating a single list of products into a series of sub-categories. Currently, we have a "single" section to display all products, and then a "channel" ...
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Using the Search Filter with Entry Fields

I've got an entry page and at the bottom I would like to show related products and then underneath that, related offers. As the main page entry isn't assigned to any categories I've tried to use a ...
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Entries from all categories in a category group via URL?

I'm familiar with the option in the category settings that allows for categories within a category group to each have their own URLs: I have this setup and it is working fine. However, I'm wondering ...