The ExpressionEngine Control Panel is the central location for configuring your EE install, adding/editing entries and managing templates.

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Control panel: access denied on second site

After updating to Expressionengine 2.9 and MSM 2.1.7 the client admins are not able to switch to the second site anymore (same permissions as on the first site), superadmins have access. Does anybody ...
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Javascript not loading in control panel

I have a site running EE2.9.0 using Focus labs config set-up. I am getting javascript errors in the control panel which are stopping Matrix and some other fields from working. ...
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Which version of MSM is compatible with EE 2.8.1?

I recently updated my EE installation to EE 2.8.1. All is well except I cannot get Multi Site Manager to work. I'm currently using MSM Version: 2.1.7 Build: 20140715 and when attempting to switch to a ...
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PHP errors in control panel; main site still working

NOTE: I am a non-technical person and know nothing about PHP. I can follow step-by-step instructions though. I am running EE v2.5.5 I am getting PHP errors on my control panel which won't go away ...
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How can you disable entry deletion when member account removed?

My client deleted an admin (not super admin) account and it deleted all their posts. Is there a plugin or setting to stop this from happening and allows entries to be reassigned to another user ...
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Add most recent templates visited to Quick Links menu

I see where to customize the Quick Links menu, but I don't know what URL to use to show the last 5 templates visited by the user (within the Admin panel) or the last 5 entries edited. I just want to ...
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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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Categories not editable from channel entry screen

I'm using ee v2.8.1 and when I try and click the red link next to 'edit categories' in the entry screen the link disappears and nothing happens? I can edit the categories if I go through the drop down ...
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MD Character Count Duplicate Display Issue

Just installed MD Character Count on a site. Everything is working as expected, with the exception of the extension's output. It's duplicating on render. See the attached screenshot for an example. ...
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Can't login to CP after upgrading to 2.8.1, page refreshes

I'm unable to login to control panel after upgrading from EE2.7.2 to EE2.8.1. I've read many posts here and on Ellislab site but none of the solutions proposed seems to work for me. Interestingly, it ...
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Why does Wygwam crash Google Chrome when multiple instances of the editor appear in a grid

Since updating my development server to the latest version of Apache, Wygwam is causing Google Chrome to crash the page when there is multiple instances of Wygwam editor on the page. Does anyone have ...
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Admin Group editing entries in CP - complex permissions issue

What I need to achieve is the following - not sure the best way to go about it, hoping someone knows of an add-on or other solution: 1) User submits an entry via Channel-Form front end. All sorted. ...
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Sorting / showing entries by author in control panel

Is there a way when you are viewing entries via the Content > Edit section to pull back all entries by author? Currently if I sort the entries by Author I guess it is using the ID to sort by and not ...
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Please help me debug this 2.7.3 Upgrade. TypeError: d.ee_focus is not a function

UPDATE I reverted back to 2.5.5 because editors needed access to the control panel to make site updates. Unfortunately that means that this question is unlikely to be helpful to ssomeone down the ...
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Control Panel PHP Error

I am getting the following error when I go to the My Account section in the CP and click on Edit Profile. It's preventing me from saving my updates. A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice ...
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EE slow on submit entry

I have recently starting having an issue in which the submit entry has begun to take between 10-20 secs to publish.This has happened over the last few weeks and Im no sure whats going on .Looking at ...
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Assets: Log's me out of the cp

I have just installed Assets. But it keeps logging me out of the CP. This error occurs (console): POST http://centiv.local/admin/ 500 (Internal Server Error) It contains: {"error":"This form has ...
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Moved EE 2.8.1 to new server cannot log-in [duplicate]

I guess that technically I am not moving to a new server, but rather a new installation to create a dev environment to work on before pushing to prod site. I have followed instructions here several ...
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Advice for a user-friendly relationship dropdown

i have a channel screenings with a relationship with movie. The screening channel has date, place and movie relationship with dropdown. the dropdown has now about 1000+ movies in it. Is there eg a ...
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cp_menu_array hook : nav_ not getting picked up

I am hooking in to cp_menu_array - which seems light on the old documentation - to stick up a menu for my module. All works as expected, except the language strings. public function cp_menu($menu) { ...
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Not able to Edit Channel Fields or Templates. Gives Error: disallowed key character

Suddenly, We are not able to edit and Channel Fields. We are using: EE v2.8.1 - Build Date: 20140314 If we go to: Admin > Channel Administration > Channel Fields > Example Group > Slider Image and ...
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I'm getting a PHP error in the Member Profile section : Message: Undefined offset: 0 Filename: cp/myaccount.php

Message: Undefined offset: 0 Filename: cp/myaccount.php Line Number: 349 This is appearing at the top of the page when I go to edit a members profile via the Members tab. It's also preventing me ...
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Pagination Library on an Add-on Control Panel Page

I am updating the Link Vault add-on to paginate the report results in the control panel. For some reason, the link generated for the page 1 link always leaves off the defined suffix of query string ...
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Is it possible to change a Content Element Name when using Content Elements?

Is it possible to change a Content Element Name when using Content Elements? I can only see how to delete and re-add the Content Element from scratch, but you then lose all your data. I'm using ...
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site's system not coming up correctly

Thanks for helping me with my htaccess issue before and I hope you can help me once more. A little background, I am attempting to have my local machine and staging mimic the production site. I have ...
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Upload file form in CP - create module

I need put in my CP a upload image field. I would like know if have a possibility that integration of use in my module the default upload file of EE or if I have that do the upload file manually.
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Control Panel checkboxes working incorrectly

I am having an issue where checking a checkbox next to one entry in my control panel is causing all the previous checkboxes to become checked as well. Obviously it's not supposed to do this, and I ...
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EE error “The page you requested was not found.”

I just made a fresh EE install on one of my clients shared server,and after setting up permissions etc when I try to access admin.php file I get this error "The page you requested was not found." I ...
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New EE 2.8.1 install control panel login error

Any suggestions would be most appreciated with a problem I'm having with the control panel login. I'm creating a brand new site, fresh install of 2.8.1, no modules. When I log in to the control panel ...
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Control Panel won't log out, loops when logging back in randomly

I upgraded to EE 2.7.3 a few months back and recently added caching preferences to our .htaccess file for site optimization. Since these changes, I'm currently having two issues: Sometimes when I ...
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v2.8.1 CP login loop issue

I recently upgraded a local EE setup to 2.8.1 and now I cannot login to the CP. The page just refreshes. I'm pretty sure that I've searched and read everything on EESE to find a fix but I'm still ...
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Idle session “undefined” problem

We just upgraded to EE 2.8.1 and both my client and I are having an issue where after our cp session times out we get the idle session modal and then we enter our password, click login and a browser ...
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All cartthrob options are deleted when I click submit after editing an entry

[UPDATE: A possible solution! - see end of post] I have a client with a product entry that has an option group with 42 options. Each option is a type of design for the plate face of an embosser. The ...
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Can't login to CP – form has expired

So I just migrated from my dev server to the production server and I can see the site and CP login page fine. However, trying to login I get: An Error Was Encountered This form has expired. Please ...
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Sorting entries alphabetically in the control panel by default.

I was wondering if there was a quick way to sort entries in the control panel automatically by their titles without modifying core files. Did I miss anything in the documentation and settings?
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EE control panel dashboard search field

the search field in EE's dashboard doesn't seem to find anything. what is this field supposed to search?
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How do I customize the Control Panel login window?

Is it possible to edit the EE Control Panel login window? A client would like to customize it with their company logo?
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Unable to connect to database using WAMP

I turned debugging on with my local installation, and find out that i cant get into database. A Database Error Occurred Unable to connect to your database server using the provided settings. ...
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404 thrown when trying to access file manager

On an EE 2.7.3 we are seeing a strange behaviour on the live server where we get a 404 when trying to access the file manager from Content > Files > File Manager. We have the admin.php file renamed ...
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EE Control Panel Loading Slow

I have a problem about my control panel menu loading it’s run slow, especially about anything run with js i think the hover menu like menu Design, Members, etc are not showing up then i try to enter ...
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No Head or Footer HTML Loading in CP - v2.8.1 [duplicate]

v2.8.1 Build Date: 20140314 Having an issue where the header and footer HTML doesn't load randomly. Sometimes it does, sometimes it doesn't. This happens randomly when navigating the CP control ...
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Zenbu returning blank screen or no results on channel filter

We have a saved search in Zenbu that looks like: ?D=cp&C=addons_modules&M=show_module_cp&module=zenbu&channel_id=14 This has started returning a blank page, though it doesn't take ...
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Increase number of channel entries displayed in control panel

A few years back, I worked on a client EE project that involved deleting thousands of existing entries. A fellow EE developer showed me that you could append the query string with a variable that will ...
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How automatically be logged in to both the Control Panel and front-end at the same time?

If user logged in to front-end, is it possible to auto logged in to Control Panel ? How automatically be logged in to both the Control Panel and front-end at the same time ? Thanks
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Superflous 'Not Authorized' Error in CP

When trying to add an entry from the CP with a user in an 'Editors' group (not SuperAdmin) I get this error on being redirected after submitting the entry: [quote]An Error Was Encountered You are not ...
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Changing order of category groups on CP Edit filter and adding group name to dropdown

Just wondering whether it was possible to amend the order of category groups in the dropdown that appears on the CP edit page: http://cl.ly/UQRD and also adding the group's name? Right now this ...
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Matrix breaks Field Options on 2.8?

I'm installing my first 2.8 on a local machine, and noticed that the Field Options aren't showing up. I retraced the steps and it turns out installing latest version of Matrix (2.5.10) breaks Field ...
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Conditional Fields in Channel in CP

So I have 4 countries Scotland, England, Wales, & N. Ireland I want my users when they choose Scotland to get the 32 regions in Scotland, similarly in England you would get the counties. Is ...
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Is there a way to modify the CP home screen?

Are there any plugins available to update the layout / available list of actions on the home screen once a user is logged in?
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Relationships field limited, but it should search through all entries

It seems I have found something missing in the features of the relationships field. We have many native one to many relationships fields. I have to limit the results that are to be displayed on the ...