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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File names with special characters

If a channel entry uses a file that has been uploaded that contains special characters (I've noticed this so far with brackets and commas), it now produces a PHP error saying the file does not exist. ...
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Channel Entry sorting refuses to sort in the right order?

I have a Channel with a field called {tour_starting_price}. It's a text input field, with Type set as Number. It only ever stores integers. I have created a simple template that looks like this: ...
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Issue with no results variable using Friends Module

I'm having a bit odd issue with channel:entry tag when using it inside friends:mine loop. Have tried both ways, using channel:entry tag within and embedded. When using entry tag within friends:mine it ...
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Best way to display author name for author page [duplicate]

So I have a single article page where I'm linking the author's name to a template that has a channel entries tag with the author_id parameter. I'm passing the author_id through a url which properly ...
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Single entry per member

I am looking to set up a site where certain channels can only have one entry per member, whether it be through expressionengine settings or through an add on. Does anyone has any experience of setting ...
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URL and Routing Issues, anything other than index gives 404

Hi I am fairly new to ExpressionEngine, but I am having an issue navigating from the Index Page. When ever I click on a link to view an entry it always gives me a 404 error. I think it might be a ...
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Something wrong in Stash usage and cannot figure out what

I have this code {exp:channel:entries channel="katalog" limit="12" dynamic="yes" status="open" show_future_entries="no" orderby="date" sort="desc" disable="member_data" pagination="bottom"} {!-- ...
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Matrix very slow when editing entries

I currently have a matrix field within my channel entries. When this field is empty, the edit entries loads perfectly well. However, once data is added to the matrix field, for example i have an entry ...
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How to update record using angular post?

I am trying to update record by angular post, below is code: $.post(url, data, function (result) { var error = false; if (result.success == 1 && ...
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How to create a button on the Entry Edit page?

Basically, what i'm attempting to do is create a [button] right next to the entry save/submit button that will grab the current entries entry_id and pass it to a page we control. I'm staring at the ...
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Filter channel entries tag by category url title

Articles on my site are structured as /[category_url_title]/article/[article_url_title]. Now, I want to have at the bottom of my articles a section that says "related articles", and then list a few ...
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Relationships – How to know which one is the parent and which one is the child

I am designing a website for a fashion label who have collections every season, and they do multiple 'projects' for each collection. For instance artwork, videos etc. For instance Collection A may ...
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Correct way of ordering entries by a single month view

I have a calendar. Currently viewable by year. I need to add in a drop down/list of some sort which will show January 2015 February 2015 ... When the user selects from the list I need to show ...
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detect when the channel entries list in control panel has been filtered

I am playing around with a creating an accessory for EE and I am trying to figure out how to run a JavaScript function after the channel entries listing has been filtered. Any idea how I go about ...
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Cartthrob Save customer Info and Submitted Order Info not working for guests

I have a development site using Cartthrob and the Save Customer Info form. All is working well when logged in, however, the Save Customer Info is not being saved for guests. Also, when we proceed and ...
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How to get a entry from each month

I would like to get the last entry of a channel from each month. is there any way to do it with channel entry module? like: 2015, 01 : last entry is "hello 1"; 2015, 02 : last entry is "hello 2"; ...
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Channel Entries - searching relationship field?

SEE: Channel Entries - possible to search relationship field? Has anything changed since the above question? I want to list all Channel entries for a given value in a relationship field. Something ...
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Overriding ORDERBY and SORT on channel:entries and output entries in order given by embedded entry_id list

Is it possible to ignore the ORDERBY/SORT parameters in an exp:channel:entry tag and display the entries as given in a list of IDs? I have a embedded template where I pass down a list of entry IDs to ...
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Question on mySQL Aborted_clients & Aborted_connects & EE

I have An EE site that experienced some trouble last week where some data got corrupted. This involved CartThrob with four transactions that got out of sync. But none of these users got an error ...
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Why do anchors in my links break after pagination?

I have this link in a channel entry list template: <a href="{site_url}/{segment_1}/{url_title}#primary"> It works fine until page 2 and beyond. It's like ExpressionEngine's pagination is ...
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channel entries starting next at the month

I want to get all the channel entries for next next six months starting at the next month. I can use the month_limit and set it to 6 and I can use the start_on parameter to specify what date to start ...
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Output x twice then y, then x twice

Excuse the title, couldn't really summarise the issue succinctly... This is what I need to do... I have a load of entries from various channels (E). And a series of tweets (T) (which are stored in ...
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Channel Entries - Structure / Categories / URLs

I've spent so many hours trying to work this issue out. Aggravating. I have a channel "Baler", this channel has various categories and these categories have sub categories. eg: Balers - Parent ...
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Viewing Entry by non super admin group

My site is currently working well when everyone posting is under the Super Admin group, however I'm needing to make another group with the same privilege level as a Super Admin and begin assigning ...
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Categories not filtering with Low Seg2Cat

I am having some problem with the Low Seg2Cat extension. I am trying to load all entries for a particular category using the third URI segment. For instance: '/specials/category/europe'. This is the ...
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Expression Engine Entries Loop in Reverse

In Expression Engine, how would I go about retrieving the latest 3 entries from a channel and then loop through the result set in reverse? I tried something like this to no avail : ...
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Cannot save new entries

Please help me Im going a bit crazy with a simple problem. I am trying to use the current time for my URL title so they are no easily found, I had it working but it isn't anymore and I cant work out ...
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Show past week numbers

I'm looking for a way to dynamically display the past three week numbers (so in this case, week 11, week 10 and week 9) and to show the dates of these weeks: if it's week 11 for example, it should ...
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Matrix & EE 2.9.2 SQL Error

I am using version 2.9.2 EE and Matrix 2.6.1 (both the latest versions of each software). Each time I try to publish a channel entry that has a Matrix fieldtype I am getting the following error ...
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How do I link entry to the correct section when pulling from multiple channels?

The search results feature allows you to use {auto_path} to take you to the correct template_group/template, however, I need a similar solution for regular garden variety channel entries. I have a ...
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Simple Conditional Help

Simple question here hopefully. I have an album page that displays a track listing. With the option for up to 4 discs being displayed as show below. DISC 1 Track listing DISC 2 Track listing ...
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Solspace Freeform Pro - How to pull URL title into the email subject

I am using Solspace Pro form on my website and I have no clue on how to change the subject of the email. I will be glad to know if there is a way to pull the title of a detailed page of a listing into ...
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Call EE publish from another module and prepopulate some fields

I have a custom module that members update team and player information. I would like to use a channel for publishing match reports rather than code it into the module. Is it possible to call the ...
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a less expensive way of grouping entries by category

I'm trying to figure out if there's a more performant way of getting entries grouped by category. As you can see, I'm using NSM Categories module. Right now, this costing me 263 queries and 5 seconds ...
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Ideas why status is set to closed when entry edited via channel:form?

In this post answer was that membergroup has to have access to all statuses merged to channel: Custom Member's Channel Entries Defaulting To "Closed" Status I have same issue that when ...
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Channel Entries - addon to charge members per entry?

Does EE have an addon, either native or third party, that can charge members to post entries? Some entries will be a one time payment while others need to be recurring. I need the entry to expire at a ...
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Adding “require_entry” gives no results

I have the following simple EE query: {exp:channel:entries channel="australia" url_title="{segment_2}" limit="1" dynamic="no" ...
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Expresso Store - display entries based on an availability

The items (products) come up in alpha order currently. Is there a way to push all of the “Not in Stock” items to the end of the list when displaying entries?
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Disabling pagination with paginate tag pair failing?

I just disabled pagination on a channel "main index" page while my paginate codes were still in my template and result was that all pagination tags and html content was coming out as-is breaking the ...
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Filter Channel Entry content parts with status parameter?

I need a way to show channel:entry content filtered by statuses open vs custom on a single entry page. Like so: - Show basic fields and their content if status is “open” - Show ALL fields when status ...
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search:field_name parameter combined numeric matching doesn't work

I want to use the numeric matching possibility of EE with 2 conditions to only show entries that are in a certain range of values. I tried these two but none of them works (it just shows nothing) : ...
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Dynamic Parameter to stay selected

I'm using Dynamic Parameters to filter through some channels https://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/add-ons/channel/dynamic_parameters.html Is there a way to get the chosen select value to ...
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sort entries numerically with letters last

I need to sort entries numerically on a specific field (which might include text strings) and force all the entries with a text (not integer) appearing in that field to the end of the result set. ...
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How to feature entries on homepage

I have several channels of content and wish to flag selected entries to display on a section in the homepage. I know Joomla has this built into each article, and wondered how I would achieve this with ...
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Is it possible to have “Stickiness” expire after a certain time limit, or is there any workaround for this?

I have a client who would like to mark new entries as Sticky, but have the Stickiness only last for 90 days, to give new entries a push and get them promoted initially. They could un-sticky the entry ...
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Randomly assinging channel information into another channel's text field

I'm trying to wrap my head around the best way to do the following. My client has a publication where they randomly place 3 data tables within the text. Is there a way I can set up a text field and ...
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Display Entries by URL Title to a Category?

Let's say I have the following page. www.mysite.com/about/video/ I have the following links on it. www.mysite.com/about/video/examples www.mysite.com/about/video/tutorials I also have a channel ...
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Disable Categories, Do Not Display Associated Entries?

Is there a way to set the status of a category (a parent node of 3 descendants) so that: The category doesn't output when looping through categories in the templates No entries associated with that ...
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Filter entries by more than one categories

I have lot of entries with many category groups. The template first show all entries, after by selecting a category the url became like this http://local.site.ext/all/category/category_name How can ...
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Best Practices for Large Number of Entries

I have a database of 30,000+ government agencies and want to create a Channel Entry for each. My initial thought would be to create a Channel Field for all the data, then use an import extension to ...