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DOM hash url in entry slug

I try to set the slug of an entry to a url using a hash. https://url.spec.whatwg.org/#dom-url-hash However it seems not possible by default, craftcms changes the hash to a dash. I need that as ...
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Special Characters in Slugs

I need to output a slug that will include characters like < and |. I realise that these can't be literal, so I had hoped to be able to swap them out for the URL encoded equivalents. For example, ...
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nested sections

how can i achieve the following result? i have a structured section called products like /hardware/apple/iPhone which gets the template /templates/productpage.twig now i need need to load a different ...
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Error accessing entry when title has special characters

I came across a weird bug with a title containing a "%" character not converting into a proper slug. So the website editor created the title "Berlenga: a 100% sustainable island" ...
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Internal Server Error when updating slug

I'm getting an internal server error when I try to update the my entry's slug on prod, but not on dev or locally. It's happening across entries, it doesn't seem to be specific to a certain entry. Any ...
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Can slug and title changes be propagated to multiple sites?

I'm noticing that if I change the title or the slug of an entry after creation, that change isn't propagated to my other Craft sites. Is there a way to propagate title and slug like other fields?
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How to allow multiple entries to have the same slug?

Users create an account and their profile (domain.com/userName) is a template pulling info from craft users. Each user can create entries, all stored in a Structure section (domain.com/userName/...
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Commerce product slug creates duplicates - can they also be autogenerated?

The slug for products is generated from the Title, for example in my case "Green Shirt". Seems like these are not unique, and if I create a product later on, also called "Green Shirt", they both get "...
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Allowing duplicate slugs in category paths

Again, I've had a look online but couldn't figure out what I had to do. Say I've got a category structure like the below: Category 1 Saturday Sunday Category 2 Saturday Sunday How can I allow ...
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Use of duplicate slugs, without -1

Is there a way/workaround for using "duplicate" slugs? Example: shop.com/candy (category page with listing of candy's) shop.com/about-us/candy (plain page with info about the production process etc)...
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How to remove something from the slug/url

I got entries in the folder /cms/web/videos/ and the url display this: http://domainname.com/cms/web/videos/barco-auro. I want it to be this: http://domainname.com/videos/barco-auro. How do I create ...
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How can I sync slugs within sites in the same Group?

I have a Craft site with approx. 13 Sites. They are grouped by language, e.g. German has Germany and Austria in it. Spanish has Spain and Mexico in it. I imported all content to the main groups ...
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How to make a multiple route?

Can't figure out how to create a dynamic route for the categories in this format: site.com/news/category-1-and-category-2-and-category-3 That would bring the results from these slug categories. ...
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How to change an entry's slug on EVENT_AFTER_SAVE_ELEMENT?

My entries' titles are auto-generated from several fields values on first save. When one of these fields values change, I would like to update the auto-generated slug also: Event::on( \craft\...
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How to set index page as parent of a structure

I don't know if it's possible, but what I would like is to have a structure with 3 levels linked to a single entry that would act as the index. The problem is the examples I've seen are only with 1 ...
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Same content on different slugs

I hope someone can help me to understand this. I have a Channel called eg. "My channel". In that channel i have two entries: Post 1 and Post 2. Those two entries have different titles and content. ...
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Use sequential numbers for entry slug

I have a channel where I need each entry's URI include the year and then a sequential number, like this: 2018/1/ 2018/2/ 2018/3/ 2019/4/ I have no problem getting the year, but is there a way to get ...
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Limit slugs to ASCII for auto-generated titles

I currently have auto-generated titles that contains accents and so does the slugs. Since the slug is used to generate assets folders, accents aren't suitable and results in question marks in the ...
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Could not find a unique URI for this element

Suddenly, I can't add any entry to a structure. When I try to save a record, I've got "Could not find a unique URI for this element“. Although, the slug is perfectly valid and unique, but whatever I ...
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Channel entry: Slug from field pattern?

I have defined an entry for a channel, let's say of persons, to have some fields, let's say firstname, lastname and bio, but no title. When I created the first real entry, craft complained it had no ...
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Matrix Field Slug Output

I am not sure why, but I cannot seem to get the short name/handle/slug of a matrix field that is a category field. I need to get it's slug. {% for row in entry.matrixField %} {{ row.matrixChild....
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call matrix entries

I set up a form structure with a matrix. Now I would like to call the entries one by one. My first idea was to loop through them, but the outcome is that the entries are displayed alltogether. Then ...
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Categories Structure for Landing Pages

I'm using a category group and routes to serve up entries on landing pages with a URL structure like this. www.domain.com/properties/retail/freestanding My code works, but I am wondering if there's ...
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Unable to update slug in Craft 3 for single enteries

I have created some entries for type single but now I am not able to update their slug even I have updated the title
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Advanced routing

I am trying to do this. Have a structure url like so: /{id}-{slug} and /{parent.id}/{id}-{slug} I need the slug on the url but I only for SEO, I want craft to ignore the slug and only go for the ID. ...
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How to point a static url to a file

I have a field "menu card" in my globals' section "menuCard", so I could access my file in the template with menuCard.menuCard.first().url. That is fine, but when the editor changes the menu-card file ...
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Bulk regenerate slugs

I’ve already got a ton of content put in by the client, and there’s quite a bit of accented characters (é, à, ...) in the titles, and thus also in the slugs where they get url encoded, which my client ...
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Dynamic Subfolder Paths - folder does not exist even after updating asset directories in settings

I have an asset directory which is set to {basePath}assets/images/products/ I know my basePath is right as it works on other asset sources. My entry upload location for products is set to: {slug}/...
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Category slug variable is not available when category url's are disabled

Just like the title states, the slug variable is not available when a category's url are disabled: <select name="field-styles" id="field-styles" class="select"> <option value="">Style&...
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Do slugs absolutely have to be unique?

I know Craft appends slugs with -1 if they already exist but I'm working on an app where the addition makes things awkward for us (we have to match the slug to a third-party service). I was under the ...
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Auto generating slug with custom fields or ID

I'm not sure I've seen this exact question, but I'm curious how I can include custom and/or auto-generated parts of a slug. It's not the URI creation, but the slug itself. For Instance: {slug}-{id} ...
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Receive all used slugs

I want to create a Excel file with all used slugs in my Craft website. I've searched for a plugin but without succes. I also tried to find a useful table in the Craft database, also without succes. ...
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How to change the Slug in case of copied entries?

I have a channel, where entries do NOT have their own URLs. But a slug is created automatically every time I save an entry. And I have auto-generated titles. Often I save an existing entry as a new ...
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Possible to have a single entry page with multilingual slugs and only one index.html?

How can I be able to have a single section page (so that clients can't create another one of this) that only needs 1 index.html template across different languages AND be accessible through following ...
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Getting only slug in otherwise null object on routed template

I'm trying to create a template route that allows me to get all of the attorneys that I've related to a specified practice area. I can get the slug easily, as my route looks like this: 'attorneys/...
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How to make a code/settings for accessing the one database from 2 different html files with {slug}

I create a code for TV show database, but I have a big problem. Please see the image I want to access one entry(post) with some data from some templates. But I don't know how to create any code or ...
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Can I use a structure without slugs?

I'm making a portfolio website, where the url's look like "projects/project-name". There is also an overview page with all the projects that is under "projects" on itself. I'm using a Structure for ...
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Can I give every structure entry a custom layout by using the same template?

I want every structure entry to have a follow up page, http://thisismysite.com/handle/slug/followuppage. So every slug, get a follow up page with different content but the same template. Is there a ...
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Multiple URL Formats per element type (Entries, Categories)

I suspect this boils down to a feature request, but I'll start here in case there are any other ideas. Basically, I want to be able to define multiple URL formats for a single section or category ...
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Best solution for articles tag page?

I've been looking through the forum, it seems there's a few methods to retrieve a tags page but I'm looking for the most efficient method (both speed- and template-wise). Using tag.name with tag ...
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Entry slug auto appends -1 even when the original slug is unique

I have an entry slug like this: cics-west-belden-1 the -1 seems to be auto appended to the slug, but there are no other entries with the project cics-west-belden in my project. When I remove the -1 ...
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Error: URI already taken

I've got a content type for team members but whenever I try to add one it gives me an error saying "the URI 'team' has already been taken". I assume the URI is made from the slug, which is where I ...
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Twig: Show specific entry by url

my url looks like this: domain.tld/slug-1/slug-2/variable And in Twig it shall look for an entry with the slug slug-1 and show it, then an entry with the slug slug-2 and show it and look up for a ...
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Custom URL based on Categories

I am very new to this CMS and I was able to set it up, import some content from csv files. I have set up templates and right now if someone clicks on the article, the URL is www.example.com/articles/{...
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Can't rename slug

Each time I try to rename a slug within an entry, the page refreshes, but the slug is getting a -1 appended. The slug I want is: forms. The slug I get after saving is: forms-1. I've checked through ...
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Multilingual slug setup

I'm setting up my first multilingual website with Craft. I'm struggling with multilingual slugs. This is how I'd like the slugs to look like. If I do this tough, I need to adapt my folder structure. ...
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.relatedTo() not returning tags with spaces

I think I'm seeing a bug while using advanced search with relatedTo(). If I use a simple search, like this: {% set param = { order: 'RAND()', limit: null, search: "#{request.tags}" } %} It ...
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How to utilize unique slugs for plugin elements that extend the BaseElement class

I have my slug saving to the element_i18n table but it's not unique. When saving a non-unique slug using the default Craft entries, the slug gets appended with "-1". How can I extend the default ...
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Include related entry slug in URl

I've got a channel named "locations" that has an entry fieldtype which allows me to select the corresponding store/brand (limited to 1). How can I define the slug of the related entry in Entry URL ...
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Setting an entry slug from a pluign

I have a plugin where I'm creating custom entries based on user submitted data. Saving these entries works well. As does modifying their titles after saving to add the entry's ID to the title (using ...
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