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Questions about Craft's capabilities, or how it might be used broadly to address the needs of a project.

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Disable Two-Step Publish Workflow?

I recently updated to Craft v3.6, which appears to have changed the publishing workflow to require first publishing the draft, then saving the file in order to get back to the entries list. Is there ...
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Can I create multiple website using the same admin control panel and what I have to change for that?

I want to create the multiple website using Craft CMS existing control panel. I am using craft 3.x Do I need the Craft Pro to use this feature?
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Create a New Entry with Fields Populated from an Existing Entry Table

I am still learning how to work with craft on the back end but so far I can see it is a very powerful platform! I was wondering if there is a way that within an existing entry channel say "foo&...
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How to use entry data?

My question: How can I use entry data in the craft backend? An example for the use-case: Author creates an entry for the section "Generate item". The entry has only a title/single word. ...
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Craft 3 CMS How to get all Channel Names/Titles

I am trying to retrieve all Channel sections' names/titles. This snippet contains the troublesome part. {% set allSections = craft.entries.all() %} {% for section in allSections %} {% if ...
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Differences between Craft and WordPress

This is a super high level question but it would be good to get a couple of summary answers. What are the main pros and cons of Craft versus WordPress?
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Is it possible to change admin Actions URL (not only the URI)

When Craft is in headlessMode my URLS for admin actions (ex. /admin/set-password) are set to the frontend URL (SITE_URL) instead of the Admin URL (SITE_ADMIN_URL). Is this behavior as expected? As ...
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Central Craft CMS management for agencies

We have now more than 60 active website running on Craft CMS and have been able to keep our lives somewhat straightforward when it comes to the development side of things (eg. code repository access, ...
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Deploying and syncing project.yaml

I have a Craft CMS site set up that deploys through TeamCity and am trying to set up a build step to auto run "./craft project-config/sync". I keep getting an error saying the file can't be found, I'...
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Is there any plugin for Blog in Craft 3?

I want to create a Blog website in craft cms. I would like to know, is there any plugin for Blog which we can use in Craft similar kind of WordPress?
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Craft 3 CMS Solo setting general Logo option

I have installed Craft 3 Solo and it's installed on my local machine. I would like to know how can I get an option in Setting -> General to Logo (upload Login Page Logo). I am new to Craft, so would ...
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User account registration using Craft 3

I wanted to build a commerce website using Craft 3. And I wanted to create parent registration form so each parent will have an account to use on the site. Then after they sign in I want them to be ...
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Excluding an include template

is there a simple way to exclude an 'include' for specific pages? For instance I have an include {% include "_globals/_footer" %} but I don't want it to appear on my contact and 404 pages. How ...
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Craft CMS & React JS

Researching this online and not having much luck if anyone has done this before. How would one get the content from the CMS to update the FE and also create new pages / modules as a normal CMS would ...
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Updated Information Requested | Craft CMS & MariaDB

Is Craft stable atop MariaDB? The last update concerning MariaDB was October of 2014.
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Build a Property Management System with Craft CMS?

Is Craft mature enough to build a robust rental property management system like http://www.appfolio.com/features or https://www.tenantcloud.com? If so, are there any existing plugins that can handle ...
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Looking for a simple way to add/update information records with CraftCMS

I'm looking for a simple way to save form data to a database and be able to access that information. I'm not sure if I should use the custom fields or an entry (or a custom table) and if creating a ...
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How would one go about migrating fields?

Is there any "simple" way of migrating fields and layouts from one setup to another? Example; Two identical installations/setups have diverged, where some information on certain fields have changed (...
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How to create website using Craft CMS [closed]

How to create website using Craft CMS admin Control Panel. I want to create a single home page using Entries, Section, Fields, Category, Assets, Tag.
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How to restrict access to some section in front-end for admin user only?

I know this is a basic question, but i never use Craft this way. I need to show a section ( list of items ) in the frontend but only available for admin users ( that are already logged in the control ...
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Download files in Assets fields

I´m using for the first time Guest Entries plugin to collect some info and some files from users, great! All it´s going great, the site admin will see all the info that the clients sends and the files ...
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Force Anchor ID into page URL

I'm trying to add tabs into my Craft Site and have just noticed that when you add an anchor point, the anchor ID doesn't actually show up in the URL as it would a normal site, however I need this ...
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Where can I run custom PHP scripts?

My Craft CMS installation has public and craft in the root of the directory, with the domain pointing to the public folder. Where could I put custom PHP scripts that I can run in the browser? I've ...
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Access Site Cookie From Email Message

I want to add source tracking to my Craft CMS site. Using Google Analytics I can track users through just about the entire process but can't see them as they go through account registration. I ...
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Turning static website to Craft?

I have been working as a freelance web designer now for over 2 years, building websites using plain html, css and jquery. Most of my clients require simple showcase websites that look well, load fast,...
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Making a Plugin to Connect to a RESTful API - Error in get call

This is related to here, but, as I don't currently have the reputation to comment there, I decided to ask my somewhat different question here. I am writing a plugin to connect to a RESTful API (using ...
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How to fetch only selected child category?

I have some parent and their child categories which has more than one child. In an entry I have a category field where I selected a single child category (Bourbon) which is visible like so: Now I ...
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ADLDAP plugin in Craft 2.6 - New User Required In Craft Table?

I'm pretty new to Craft, and we have been trying to implement a front end LDAP authentication to our website at my organization. I found the ADLDAP plugin and have been testing it with the website. ...
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Is it possible to use images as variant selectors when choosing products?

I am fleshing out all the main parts of my commerce site and going through all the requirements needed. I have installed the Craft Commerce plugin and set it up with required shipping, delivery, etc. ...
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Guestbook for Craft

I need a guestbook for a website. I tried this plugin: https://github.com/verbb/comments but it doesn't work. And I also tried this: https://craftcms.com/docs/templating/entry-form But my ...
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Session destroy due to inactivity?

It seems that after x amount of time (somewhere between 30-60 mins?) of inactivity on a page the session is being destroyed/cleared/etc. I will sit on a page with an active session for an hour and ...
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Images uploaded or static

I am very new to Craft CMS and going through the introduction videos on Mijingo. I am new developer also so please answer in easy terms if you can. I need to know what the difference is between an ...
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Image transforms return cpresources URL and doesn't apply crop

Despite having tried the tips from Image transforms returning cpresources url, I am still having issues with image-transforms. the problem is when i put the image without transform it work fine, but ...
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How we can set an image as default value in assets field

I have a field for upload an image in asset field. Can we set a default image in this field. Means when I create a new entry a default image has been already selected in asset field.
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Video frame for video file in a Rich Text field

I am adding a video in a Rich Text field through file button in toolbar. I want to play these video in iframe. How can I do this..? Or is there anyother option or plugin by which I can upload video ...
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Refresh Craft for loop with form parameters

Recently new to Craft and Twig although I have used Expression Engine in the past. I am looking for a way to update a for loop that is pulling entries from a defined category based on the current ...
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Switching to Craft from ExpressionEngine

my client is looking to move away from ExpressionEngine. One of the reasons for this is that we are approaching the maximum number of sites we can run from MSM due to the limit on the number of ...
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Craft plugin services in subfolders

So I'm getting to a point where I have a lot of services in a particular plugin, and I would like to organize my plugin services into sub-folders. I've tried a couple ways but the controllers don't ...
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What is the best way to setup Right to Left language locale in Craft?

I have been working on setting up locales for left-to-right languages. I wanted to know the support Craft provides for Right-to-Left languages like Arabic, Hebrew etc. Is there a plugin that could ...
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Craft plugin for input fields on the front end to check existing user

I am trying to create a functionality in Craft where the user enter an email and the system is able to tell the user if the user exists or not similar to the attached screen: I am very new to plugin ...
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How to insert a Sprout Form into a new page in Craft CMS

I am a Wordpress guy, and I've been given the task of handling my companies Craft site. I have been at this for hours, and can't seem to figure out how to get the damn form to appear on the page I ...
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Entry reverse lookup on ancestor's field

I need to tune performance on a Craft 2 build. We are quite new to Craft CMS, so please bear with me if the question sounds silly. We need to render a page that needs to display information from 4 ...
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Targeting multiple countries with one locale

I'm new to Craft. I've the following questions about locales for a international company. Configuration could look like this: 'siteUrl' => array( 'en' => 'domain.com/en', 'en_us' =>...
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Nested IA Structure - What's the best way to get it set up?

I'm beginning to work on my first Craft CMS website. (I'm really excited!) I've read a ton of documentation and am getting my head around setting up a structure within the system. The website will ...
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How do I set this up the right way, transferring from Wordpress as CMS?

I'm trying to do something I'm used to in Wordpress, but can't really find a right way, or 'correct' way. What I was used to do in Wordpress; every page had a few options, like center content, ...
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Craft CMS Integration with Node

Question 1 I have a Node/Express application where the users are registered and are using some kind of service. I want to have a list of the registered users and their info inside Craft CMS admin ...
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How do I query multiple element types in one query

I have Craft Commerce installed, and I wanted to search title against both product title and variant title. I looked up in the database, I noticed that products and variants are of two element types, ...
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How to check if a field exists on a section

When you remove a field from Craft, the data itself doesn’t disappear. So removing i.e. an intro field from a section, if that intro field is still used in the template, that content will be output ...
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How to override the Craft forgot password email

Struggling to find any documentation on how to override Craft's HTML for the forgotten password email.
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Has anyone converted a Bootstrap based website to Craft?

Is there any reason you wouldn't want to do this? EDIT: More info I have a website that was built in HTML/CSS and over the years, it's been modified, added to and hacked at to the point where the ...