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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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... ...
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Low Events Entries Returning Double the Amount of Entries

Here is my opening tag to list previous events in Low Events entries. I've set the limit to 6 but no matter what I change the limit to it always returns double the amount? {exp:low_events:entries ...
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New Channel Entries Not Displaying

New channel entries have stopped displaying on the front end regardless of channel or MSM site. I see the new entry in EE backend, but it's not showing on the front-end pages/site. ...
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Expand, Multiply a Channelfield

Does anybody know a Add-on or something like that which can do the following: I'd like to have, in my Publish-form an editable field; for instance I have a date field (LowEvent) which adds a date to ...
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Using Related Entries for Modular Content Entry

Does any one know if there's a way to use data from other entries for modular content entry? Meaning a user is presented with a Matrix-like field and they add a row and select WYGWAM to begin typing. ...
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Constructing a single page blog with pagination

Here's the scenario I have a bunch of blogs to be displayed. 9 blogs with short description in a grid, and then click on the caption to read more of the blog the blog grid url is ...
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Is there a way to restrict the categories tag pair from displaying a category_group attached to an entry?

I have tried using category_group="4" to restrict the categories displayed in the channel entries tag to ONLY that category group, but it's still displaying from category_group 14 as well. I then ...
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Security issues with putting member id in URI segments?

I'm using Safecracker Registration so that I can leverage Channels for my member data. I want to create pages that display member data in the frontend. Is there a security issue with using member ids ...
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Unable to Edit Categories via Channel Entry

I'm unable to Edit Categories under the Categories tab of a Channel Entry view. When I click on Edit Categories nothing happens. Looking at Console this is the error it produces: Uncaught TypeError: ...
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How do you code your Home Page heroes

In the past, I've mainly coded Home page Heroes the following ways: 1) individual channel tags with the offset parameter 2) Low Variables 3) Setup a custom feature that basically flags that the ...
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ExpressionEngine 'loop'

I have a page in a website created with expressionengine. In my site, posts are shown with exerpt and by clicking the 'readmore" using {title_permalink=''} you go to a 'single-post' page. On that ...
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How do I include three fields using search:?

I have a channel that displays artist information and they have an option to list their top three disciplines. Each discipline is listed in a separate field. For example an artist could indicate the ...
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I need to show channel entries in four columns and multiple rows ordered by latest entry first

I need to show channel entries in the form of a grid. The grid has four columns and five rows. Therefore I show the first 20 entries. I need to use pagination to show the next 20 entries. I am not ...
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CartThrob throws an array to string conversion error message when pinging from the gateway

I think this is probably a bug in cartthrob, but I can't be sure. Basically when Worldpay pings our server: POST ...
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Extracting category ID of an entry and then using it to display more entries

I'm wondering what the best way to do this may be. I probably haven't worded the question in the best way so I'll explain. Basically, I have an entry on page which is assigned to a category. On the ...
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Stash set variable from POST variable and use in Entries Loop

I have the following code, and the stash variable doesn't seem to parse. I believe it's an issue with parse order. Apologies, this is the first time I've used stash. I'm trying to show a multiple ...
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Is there a limit on how high the Entry IDs can go?

I've been trying to import thousands upon thousands of entries into a few different channels. Before I get too far into my current project, I just wanted to clarify that there is no limit as to how ...
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Limit related_categories_mode to last child category

I'm working on a site that sells maps, and I'm using related_categories_mode="yes" to display similar maps to the one you're viewing. Maps can be assigned categories such as: Europe United Kingdom ...
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grouping by area

I have a channel called 'news' and have a dropdown box of the areas they relate to. What I would like to do is search the channel and find how many have been tagged by that type. I have my ...