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Maintaining order when getting by entries by ID

I'd like to get a certain set of entries in a specific order, but the element query comes back ordered by the default 'postDate desc' {% set ids = ['4213','3200','4204','4212'] %} {% set ...
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Merging 2 Entries Array's

I have these to arrays that I need to merge into one array, but can't figure it out. Please advise {% set entries = craft.entries.section('publications').search('nonMembers:0') %} {% set entries = ...
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Impossible to invoke a method ("limit") on an array

I recently upgraded a site from Craft 2 to Craft 3, so I'm trying to figure out what was deprecated and caused this error. At the top of the page I have this {% set solutions = craft.entries....
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Can you make Craft 2 Stateless?

So we are moving to Google App Engine Flexible which means we cannot store sessions on files. So I wanted to know if anyone has been able to make Craft 2 Stateless and how was it accomplished? Thanks....
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How can I return only 1 random block in a Matrix in Craft using Twig?

I have a matrix with a couple of text fields for a caption, location and URL and an image Every time this page loads I want a random slide to show - so the background image is random, as well as the ...
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Local DB SQL 'CDbException' Errors on Craft 2 site

Just tried to get a local site working again but getting all sorts of issues. I have updated the website online and downloaded the database, installed locally. I have also the craft/app folder to my ...
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How to directly get value of text field in a given section of type structure?

I am trying to get a value of a text field that is in a Section which is a structure and has multiple entry types. I don't want to use a loop. I tried this and some other variations but does not give ...
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Update a lightswitch field in Craft CMS 2

How can I edit a lightswitch field in an entries field layout via PHP? This is my current approach public function actionSponsoredEntriesPriority() { $this->requireAdmin(); $this->...
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Is it possible to pass a variable to an event in a plugin?

I need to find out if any changes have been made to the entry on successful save. Using events entries.onBeforeSaveEntry and entries.onSaveEntry seems to be a way to do it. Maybe. Can I pass some ...
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Programatically add lines to a Super Table field

I am trying to add new lines into a SuperTable field of an entry from my plugin. Following the Developper sample, I am able to change set lines to this SuperTable field. But it is replacing the ...
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ElementCriteriaModel combine with 'and' and 'or' filters

Saying I want to convert the following SQL query into ElementCriteriaModel: SELECT * FROM users WHERE fieldA = 1 AND (fieldB = 1 or fieldC = 1) I can't find a way in ElementCriteriaModel to do so. {...
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Set a route for all requests within a plugin

I’m trying to use a plugin to set up a site route that will direct every page request to a special template. This is what I’ve set up in my plugin file. public function registerSiteRoutes() { ...
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Craft 2 CMS - How to change Limits in Dashboard

I'm very new to Craft CMS. The company I work for, has their website build with Craft. The website was build by a 3rd party company, Now they gave me the responsibility to give the site a facelift. ...
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Running Craft CMS 2 on MySQL 8.0+ (Any major considerations?)

Yes, that's not a typo. This is for a Craft 2 site (long story). Because MySQL 5.6 is EOL in a few weeks, I am validating how feasible it can be to run under MySQL 8.0, there's not really any option ...
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Order entries by custom date field

I want to modify this query so that the dated entries are sorted in descending order on a custom field called 'startDate'. Have tried adding .order('startDate') to the end of the craft.entries(query)....
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mkdir(): Permission denied

I have an old craft 2 installation. When I want to go to the frontend I get: mkdir(): Permission denied 745 { 746 if ($permissions == null) 747 { 748 $permissions = ...
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Just upgraded to Craft 3, environmentVariables changed or stopped working

In my Craft 2 install, I had many links in Twig templates like this: <link rel="stylesheet" href="{{ craft.config.environmentVariables.baseUrl }}assets/css/styles.css"> I recently upgraded to ...
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Sending a custom email in the users prefered locale

Usecase: I'm sending out custom emails based on certain events to my users. These users have chosen a certain prefered locale in their profile settings and I'd like for those emails to be in that ...
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How to create an entry with MySQL?

I'm trying to create a new entry from within the database. The section is defined in craft_sections, and the entries for craft_elements, and craft_entries seem correct after the script is run, but no ...
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Which twig file is being used and how?

I have a page in Craft (2.x) that displays several links and I was able to find which twig file had those links by searching the code base of twigs. Those links point to some Angular code with links ...
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How to have Craft 3 and 2 on same host?

I have a Craft 2 installation that I'm upgrading to Craft 3. I've got v3 running locally in its own virtual host, but now I need to temporarily put the dev v3 instance in the same hosting account as ...
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Ajax Post to Plugin Controller

I have been stuck on trying to make an ajax call to a custom plugin controller in Craft 2 for a few days after trying everything from following the documentation for Craft 2 as well as looking up ...
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Admin panel not working without language code

I've migrated a website with CraftCms 2 from local to a pre-production server. Everything is working fine but, I don't know why, I only can go to the admin panel with locale code before /admin. I mean,...
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Send email notification to user's email when their entry has been enabled

Running craft 2 on a customer's site. They have users that sign up on the site to receive personalized quotes. What I'd like to do is send an email notification to that user after an admin has enabled ...
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German special characters like umlauts (ä, ö, ü) are not converted correctly with convertFilenamesToAscii

Filenames with German special characters are not converted correctly with convertFilenamesToAscii, e.g. ä, ö, ü are converted in a, o, u in contrast to ae, oe, ue in slugs with limitAutoSlugsToAscii.
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How to filter entries with null value in date field?

I have date field in entry that is empty therefore has null value. I'd like to filter entries that have date field value equal to null. How would I set that parameter on element criteria object? I don'...
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Hide flagged (inappropriate) comments from comment list

Craft CMS V2. Comment Plugin: verbb comment {% set comments = craft.comments.all({ limit: 10, status: 'approved' }) %} {% for comment in comments %} {{ comment.comment }} {% endfor %} ...
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Craft 2 Commerce 1 cart session expiry

Is it possible to change the cookie timeout just for the cart? E.g. I'd like to clear abandoned carts after X hours and keep all the other sessions untouched (e.g. user sessions etc). Please advise ...
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Pagination Slug Issue

I've setup a 'posts' section with a collection of posts. I'm trying to add pagination to the individual post entry. I've copied the pagination code from the Craft CMS documentation but I'm having ...
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Clear template cache after update sale on Craft Commerce

How can I clear products template cache after update sale ? Because product price don't change ... Thank you.
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CSRF token is null or empty in craft 2

I'm having an issue with Craft 2.6 and the CSRF token. I enabled Csrf Protection in my general.php file by adding this line $config['*'] array so it looks like: $config['*'] = [ ... '...
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Multiple and or relatedTo in plugin element criteria

I am trying to return entries that relate to a series of categories. For example, I am trying to return clothing, in this example, I want to return all entries related to (flannel or denim) and (blue ...
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Variable "entry" does not exist in template at Structure Section

So, the subject. I am currently working with customer of craftcms v2. I am setting up Structure Section where I want to add Entry Type for index listing of items and add some items in list. So, here ...
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Adding entry type using setContentFromPost

I'm creating a new user using $user->setContentFromPost(). It all works fine except I can't attach an entry to an Entries field. $user = new UserModel(); $user->username = $email; $user-...
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Custom plugin log not logging

I'm having this weird issue that both of my custom plugin logs are not working but all other third party ones including craft.log work fine. By 'not working' I mean the log file is generated, but ...
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Failed Stale Template Cache Delete Error...Analyzed...But No Answer

For some of the extremely static content on my site, I use caching to prevent multiple db queries during every single load. I also have multiple locale on my site with custom cache key names. The ...
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Class 'Craft\File' not found during installation

I'm installing Craft 2 locally and am getting this error message when I expect the installation screen. I've checked the write permissions, and the directory has them (inheritable permissions). ...
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Loading JavaScript on Template Load

I'm working on a kiosk-type plugin which will cycle through all news entries, beginning upon template (or page) load. It needs to load a JavaScript ajax script for this on page/template load. Would ...
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Upload file issue on Craft 2.9.2

This issue is occurring on Craft 2.9.2. The assets are stored on Amazon AWS (S3). When I try to uploaded a new asset (of any size, even very small), the progress bar moves to 100% position but remains ...
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Import Plugin on localhost Craft 2 crashes

I'm using the import plugin by Bob Oldehampsink on a localhost Craft2 site, but, although it appears to have installed successfully, when I attempt to upload the .csv file and click on 'next,' I'm met ...
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Display list of assets that are in use?

I am very new to Craft and how it works. I've got a client with a Craft site (v2.9.2), that I help them with. It was created by another developer. I want to help them tidy up their Assets. There are ...
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Craft 2 new locale and dealing with root-relative links

Hi I am adding new locale which is jp and I have a huge problem with href tag. Our paragraph field have href links using relative link like this: <a href="/page_a"> page a</a> ...
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How I add security header on the front-end on Craft CMS

I have Mod_headers installed and active on my server, I know that Craft adds some headers from PHP but only for Control Panel requests. How can I add security headers to the front-end? Thank you
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Use locale not included in Craft

I have to develop a website under Craft CMS 2 and going to Locale Options I see I can add a language, but I need to use a language that is not included in the official codes for the representation of ...
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Users not fully deleting from the database

From the admin, if I delete a user they disappear from the admin list but not from the users database table. Looking through the code I can see UsersService.php has a function deleteUser which calls ...
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Assets (in assets folder) failing to load locally [Craft 2]

I'm trying to get my Craft 2 site running locally again (it worked at one point but now does not). I have gotten all the db related issues (seemingly) done and dusted and the admin loads fine, but it ...
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Craft Internal Server Error

I am getting the following error: Internal Server Error CDbCommand failed to execute the SQL statement: SQLSTATE[42000]: Syntax error or access violation: 1055 Expression #34 of SELECT list is not in ...
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Implement hreflang with multi sites

I currently have multi site config. One site have 2 locales. My configuration like so: 'example.com' => array( 'siteUrl' => array( 'us_en' => 'https://www.example.com/', '...
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Craft CMS 2 Task progression

In Craft CMS 2, I've created a task for updating Craft Commerce products from an Excel file. Everything's working correctly except the UI progression bar. The progression bar in control panel stays at ...
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Craft 2: What would prevent most cached template chunks from showing up in the `templatecaches` table?

I am working on a Craft 2 site that is exhibiting some rather poor performance characteristics. On production, we use memcache for caching, and monitoring on the server shows disappointing cache hit ...