Channel Entries are the primary tag used to show the content you create and edit via ExpressionEngine’s Publish section. It’s the most powerful tag in ExpressionEngine, and the most commonly used since its main function is to retrieve and display your site’s content.

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Anyone know why orderby would not be working?

The orderby parameter seems to be giving some strange results on a site I'm building. It appears to be outputting 2, 3, 4 then 1. Any ideas why that would be? Here's my code: {exp:channel:entries ...
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Filtering and Ordering

I'm working on a site that's going to list events. These events will have the following data: Title Type Date Location I'd like to give the user the ability to filter by any one (or combination) ...
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Modify channel entries query [duplicate]

Below is a stripped down version of opening channel entries tag pair I have on a business section of my site: {exp:channel:entries channel="business" limit="1" dynamic="no" ...
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Matrix date field error - 'Undefined index' at line 735 in file libraries/Localize.php for ADMIN panel

After adding date field to matrix field type getting following error in ADMIN panel: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: Europe/London Filename: ...
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Importer module for uploading CSV in channel entries is not working for grid

I am using grid in channel fields and using importer module for uploading CSV file to add/update channel data. But importer module dose not support for grid, then is there a way how can i use ...
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How can I retrieve the site name from a channel entry as a query?

I have a plugin that I am editing at the moment and I am looking to do a query that takes the site_id from a channel(not a channel entry) and then grabs the id and passes that through a function that ...
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Search Date Field with a Custom Format

I'd like to return all entries that are in the future - but based only on the day of the week and time. I've got it working with just %H:%i (Hours/Minutes), but can't get it to respect the day of the ...
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Limit playa total returned entries in control panel

We have about 7 playa fields in our entry form. I want to limit the displaying entries but when searching, still to be available to get the desired one. I believe that by limiting the number of ...
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Playa link with matrix field is not working

I am using playa with in matrix field type and want to get the url of playa link. For eg:- I have created Channel (named as XYZ) and following fields as below : a) gallery_name : text b) gallery ...
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Entries within entries from a single channel template

Need some help and will try to explain as clearly as possible... I'm redesigning a law site. I have a template group called "attorneys" for each lawyer profile that has tabs holding various info. ...
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Display category name on page

I have my category links: {exp:channel:categories channel="pages" category_group="3"} <a href="{path='work/cat-landing'}">{category_name}</a> {if ...
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Multiple Channel Entries on Template - Works for Home Page - Not for Other Pages

I rarely do any crazy cross/channel templates. Most EE sites I've developed are based on individual channels. I did something that seems to be working for the home page, but not for the interior ...
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Grid field type with 'row_id' variables is not working properly in channel tag

I am using grid type field for express engine channel and i want to show result based to row_id and it was working when i have entered row_ids but it is not working when row_id are not there. for ...
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404 Page is Appending Home Page

We have created a template called /site/404. The site is working correctly as far as pulling articles, and content properly for all of our different URLs. When we go to either a template that does ...
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Weird 'A Database Error Occurred' when editing certain entries

I have a very strange error as the title suggests. I am hoping someone might have come across it and found a fix. On only certain entries, if I edit them, I get: A Database Error Occurred Unable to ...
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Search tag for grid - 'or' condition on two fields/columns

I have created a channel named as 'XYZ' and having following channel fields there : 1) user_type : text 2) profile : grid a) first_name : text b) last_name : text c) user_name : ...
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Grouping entries by relationship field (title)

I have one channel named Zone (zones) (All Zone entries are named zone 01, zone 02, etc) A second channel is named Club Listing (club_listing) (All club entries are named Dubbo, Eden, etc) Within ...
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Using multiple search parameters on a Grid field

I am using search tag for express engine channel but it is not working. for eg. I have created a channel named as 'XYZ' and having following channel fields there : 1) user_type : text 2) profile ...
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Embed variable not parsing in channel:entries loop

I'm passing a variable into an embed file. I can output the value of the variable inside the embedded template no problem but when I use it in an channel:entries loop I'm not getting a result. Hard ...
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1 include - 2 templates - 2 different results

I have an include / embed file that is being shared across two templates. However one template is displaying a result of the channel:entries tag in the embed whilst the other refuses to display a ...
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Pass segments to variables in exp channel entry

I have the following structure: A link - a href="/year/1991"> 1991 /a And inside the YEAR template is this: {exp:channel:entries channel="channel" limit="10" search:year_event_field="=1991"} ...
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Permission Groups, Structure, and Entry Access?

Spinning wheels.. I need to separate pages into permission groups. I am using Structure. And I have Entry Access. I'm not sure how to integrate this. I've been through the documentation of Entry ...
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Return only entries which have the same custom field as the current displayed entry?

I'm trying to display a list of links dynamically based on the current entry that is being displayed. with code along the lines of this: {exp:channel:entries channel='tour' ...
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EE removes third member group from all channel posting privileges

I am running into an issue with EE. I currently have 3 member groups set up. These are: Super Admins - who have full access to the admin panel Staff- who have limited access to the admin panel ...
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tags not rendering the right url

i can't seem to find out why a tag would be rendering the wrong url. the problem is that {webm} should be rendering to http://www.hallmarklighting.com/video/hallmarkYT.webm with the /video/ not as ...
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Turn JSON data containing ee entries into map markers [migrated]

This is the json data { "title": "{exp:channel:entries channel="supplier_branches" orderby="title" sort="asc" dynamic="no" limit="500" status="open"}{title}{/exp:channel:entries}", "info": ...
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Group entries to be shown by Playa field

I have a bunch of store branches and I want to arrange them according to location. So all the stores in Cape Town will be listed under Cape Town for example. I want to make a list with the parent ...
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Using Forms Channel Entry Field

I have a form as a field in a channel field set. I want to set the submit button name, restrictions and submission flow for all entries. I don't see how to do that when I set up the channel field. ...
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SQL select channel entries by category, AJW export to create XML file

What would the query be to display all entries (with entry id, title) by category (with category name)? I hope to use AJW export to create an xml file with the information. So the result might look ...
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GraySquare: exp:channel:entries does not show all entries

I hope someone can help me. Here's my situation I have a page that shows tips by month, It works well but for some odd reason, the {exp:channel:entries channel="tips"} does not return all tips I ...
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Showing entries that only have a specific category

With the category parameter in ExpressionEngine we can specify to not provide entries with a specific category category="not 1" Is there a way to show entries that only have a specified category, for ...
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MX Notify title field

I'm using MX Notfy to send notifications to website members when a new entry is posted, it works fine, but in the control panel settings, in the email 'Title' field, I want to be able to put the title ...
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Loop through Channel Entries to display multiple static maps

How can I loop through entries to successfully show static google maps for each entry? My google maps field is {event_location} Here is my template code: {preload_replace:module="low_events"} ...
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List all channel entries in a Single Template menu?

I have a channel called stories and a menu.html that includes the stories by looping through all the entries and adding all those that have a "yes" add to menu. It works on the main index.html ...
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Blog categories without having to use Structure?

I've read a few tutorials on how to use blog categories in conjunction with Structure. Is there a way to do this without Structure? I've never used categories before. Any thoughts on displaying ...
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Custom Extension Help (entry_submission_absolute_end() hook)

I'm making a custom extension to add a channel entry's data to another remote database, but I only want to do this with certain channel(s). How do I check inside my extension hook what channel the ...
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Is there a limit to the number of channel entries that ExpressionEngine can handle?

We currently run a site that has over 120,000 channel entries across our main EE install + MSM sites. As we continue to grow and add more channels and entries, I'm wondering if there's a limit to the ...
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PHP doesn't work with Relationship field

I’m having trouble embedding PHP into a template and having anything on the page render, and I assume it’s because I’m working with a Relationship field. Just as an example, this works: ...
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Channel field within a playa tag pair

I'm using a playa tag pair to display some related information. But would like to include a field from a different channel entry in the middle of the tag pair. I tried closing the play tag par before ...
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Outputting next post image within {exp:channel:next_entry}

I'm trying to output an image of the next post within my template like so... {exp:channel:next_entry} <img src="{testimony_story_background}"/> {/exp:channel:next_entry} It doesn't work. ...
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Use channel search parameter with grid fields

I need to filter entries basing on grid field. If grid field is filled the entries will be shown. But I can't do that because seems that is not supported by search parameter. This doesn't works: ...
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Entries with structure:child_ids_for:XXX not bringing up any results

I've got an entry tag here that isn't brining in any results whatsoever: {exp:channel:entries entry_id="{structure:child_ids_for:43}" fixed_order="{structure:child_ids_for:43}"} //Content ...
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date_footer using display=“weekly” doesn't display correctly for entries on Sunday

I'm currently attempting to display a list of all entries, split into the weeks that they were published in and formatted in a table. The variable tag pair date_heading and date_footer appear to be ...
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Relationships: Show other fields in list for Relationship field when creating an entry

When creating entries, is there any way to configure a Relationship field, so that in the list displayed on the entry form, you see more than just the data from the Title field? Could I have it ...
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Retrieving MAX Value Using ActiveRecord

I am trying to get the maximum value of the entry_id within the exp_channel_titles field of an ExpressionEngine2 database using the following code: ee()->db->select_max('entry_id'); $query = ...
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Is there a way to force EE to have unique url_titles for channel entries

I have used channels for different sections of a website, however I have noticed that if a channel entry has the same URL title of another entry in a different channel the url_title field is not ...
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REST addon error?

I'm trying to use http://devot-ee.com/add-ons/rest. In a few of my pages, I am getting this error when I enable debug mode: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Warning Message: strtotime() expects ...
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Looping through channels, outputting field name, field type, field value

Given any Channel, is it possible to loop through all the entries and output the following: field name field type field value Assume that the Channel is unknown and can be any Channel. This means ...
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Some missing channel entries in relationship fieldtype

I have added a multiple relationship field to a channel, however a few entries in the selected channels are not appearing in the relationship selection list, yet the entry is open and can be viewed in ...
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entry_id_path not working

I'm using the following code: <a href="{entry_id_path='shop/add_to_cart_template'}">link text</a> However, when the browser renders the page it's generating a bogus link... ...