Extensions enable third party developers to modify aspects of ExpressionEngine without hacking the backend scripts.

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LayerSlider Responsive Slider for ExpressionEngine

Does exists something similar to LayerSlider Responsive WordPress Slider Plugi for EE?
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Extension Development - Getting the editing author's ID in entry_submission_end hook

I may just be being thick here - but I can't seem to find this even when debugging the code I am writing. Here's my scenario: I have an extension that does something whenever someone created or ...
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I think I have a permissions problem on an EE site - no Extensions will be installed - they remain “Disabled”

I have set all permissions to 777 on all folders and files specified by this article: http://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/operations/moving.html I uploaded a new Extension to the new ...
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Parse custom field data in entry_submission_end_hook

What I'm trying to do is parse the custom field data sent to the entry_submission_end hook. Here's what I was able to dissect out of the channel entries module, but what I'm confused is how to ...
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Grid - grid_query extension hook

What is the proper way to use the grid_query extension hook? I read the documentation and I am trying to have the function return normal results for now(I am planning to modify the contents after ...
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store_check extension works on dev, doesn't locally

I have installed the Expresso store_check extension locally. After enabling the extension I can see a row is created in the database in exp_extensions. A new 'Check' payment method should be shown in ...
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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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EE Store 2 and paid UPS extension seems to be broken

I am trying to implement the UPS Shipping Extension purchased and it appears to be broken. I've uploaded the extension, enabled it, entered in the Access Key, User ID and Password. I've setup the ...
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GWcode Categories pulling only 2 categories within 12

Based on one of GWCode Categories examples I have created code below <li class="submenu-parent"> <a href="#">Product Type</a> <div class="submenu cf" id="submenu-1"> ...
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How to get Freeway extension to route correctly

I am using the Freeway extension and I have it working fine for the most part, but I have one more thing I need to make work. Currently I have these settings: store/{{entry_id}} => ...
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“TAG” Extension File?

I've NEVER seen this before! I'm migrating an EE site from one server to another and am getting this error: error Unable to load the following extension file: ext.tag.php I'm running EE version ...
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Custom config files in an EE addon

I moved a custom addon out of system/third_party into a third_party folder above web root all was well until I realized that the addon didn't account for a different third_party folder location I ...
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Add custom validation to Content_publish form

In our system, entries are created from the Control Panel, and one of our custom entries needs more complicated validation rules. Basically, depending on the status of the submitted entry, we need to ...
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With the hook entry_submission_end, is it possible to know if the entry is inserted or updated?

I'm working on an extension that indexes the content of the entry when publish form is submitted, but I need to know if the entry is a new one or an updated one, and in both case, I need the entry_id ...
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In content Name/ TItle Linking to entries?

Is it possible that in a text field to create a link to an entry ? ex : The movie ,, X MAN ,, is about to reach its top... Is it possible to have an easy way of adding the link to XMAN text ( a link ...
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How can I find out the file extension of a Safecracker file within matrix?

I would like to attach different CSS classes for different types of file within a Matrix field. I have tried: <a href="{group_files}{if ...
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Accessing libraries in modules and extensions

I'm developing a module and an extension and I'm having trouble accessing the custom libraries that I placed inside the "libraries" folder of my module directory. I've been trying to link to them ...
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Extension Development : Redirect on error

I'm developing an extension that uses the member_update_end hook. This extension requires communicating with a 3rd party API, which I can't guarantee will always be active. As a side note, the hook ...
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PHP errors Message: Undefined index: From using MX Notify Control

getting these errors when an entry is updated. It is supposed to send an email to a mailing list using mx notify control: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined index: From ...
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Trying to write a simple extension… problem 1, getting it to enable!

I'm trying to put together a simple Extension that will update an existing database table when an entries in a specific channel are set to 'open'. I have been looking at the Ellislab tutorial on ...
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Calling extension or module method from plugin

I need to call an extension or module method from a plugin. Anyone know how to do that? Eventually solved with this code: include_once(PATH_THIRD.'extension/mod.extension.php'); ...
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Zoo Visitor and Cartthrob

I'm building a member/ecommerce site with CartThrob and Zoo Visitor. I have a multi-page checkout. From looking around for solutions on how to do this, people have said to use the Zoo Visitor update ...
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New items since last visit

I'm in the process of setting up a new member based site. I'm avoiding the Forum module as the templating system is difficult at best to style and many of the functions are overkill for our ...
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Multiple Hooks, One Extension

In the documentation the code to add enable extension hooks is like this $data = array( 'class' => __CLASS__, 'method' => 'truncate_this', 'hook' => ...
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Get matrix row/cell data in entry_submission_end hook?

Anyone know the proper way to get data stored in a matrix row from the entry_submission_end hook for use in an addon?
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Minimee 2.18 with Cloudfront

I'm still quite new to ExpressionEngine Been messing around with using JohnDWells' Minimee extention to serve minified .css and .js files from cloudfront rather than the site itself (Base URL) using ...
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How can I use a captcha in a form that is not an add-on?

I'm using a form in a web page that is standard html and css, NOT any kind of Exp Eng add-on tag set. Is there a way to use Exp Eng's captcha system directly in a webpage form like a typical Exp Eng ...
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Allow users to add coupons to CartThorb

I was wondering what is the best way to allow users to add coupons to CartThorb? Does CartThorb allow coupons to be added from templates, if not where should I start from to enable this functionality? ...
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Create variable to be used in conditional in an Extension

I am creating an extension for Cartthrob. What I need it to do is not allow the customer to complete their order if there are a certain number of certain products in the cart (there are three products ...
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Determine template from extension

Is there a good way to determine which page template was loaded for a given URI? I'd like to be able to use this information from an add-on. For example, if my root template group is home and the ...
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Installing Extention Cartthrob

Hi I'm trying to install Cartthrob I have Extension enabled But still carthrob is asking for extension to be installed Is there anything else i need to check for this? Thanks! I'm testing this ...
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How to force installation of extension during module install

When installing a module how do you require it's extension to be installed at the same time and vice versa? I did a google search and looked over the docs as well and didn't find anything. That ...
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What is the best way to start using hooks?

I've used EE for a while now but I'm new to creating extensions or modules. I want to add a functionality where a bunch of email addresses stored in a database get notified when an entry is submitted ...
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Problem calling action in browser

I have made an extension that creates an action. The action has been created and is in the database with an ID of 34. But when I go to the following URL: http://mywebsite.com/index.php?ACT=34 I get ...
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Server Error on Field Types

I am trying to navigate to my Field Types area in the admin and I get this error: The website encountered an error while retrieving ...
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Run extension on page refresh?

I am new to plugin/extension development in EE. I currently have an extension that creates a cookie and saves a value to it. What I want is on every page refresh this value to be updated. Is there a ...
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set_flashdata with save_settings for extensions

After saving an extension's settings, EE by default redirects you to the Extensions landing page. I want to keep the user in the extension settings after saving but also use EE's flashdata. The below ...
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iStockPhoto Lightbox-type extension

Has anyone come across an extension that will allow a user to create multiple "lightboxes" of their favourite channel entries? I am aware of the Solspace Favourites module, but that only allows users ...
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How to find out what class/function has invoked extension hook?

I have an extension that relies on certain extension hook. The hook can be invoked either by function from EE core or third-party module. I need to be able to tell what function / class has invoked ...
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ExpressionEngine snapshot add-ons?

My client is forever concerned with making big changes in EE. For instance, using Structure to reorder pages, or renaming entire sections of the site. I'm wondering: Are there any add-ons that can ...
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Local site breaks with production database

I've been using the Focus Labs bootstrap with great success for my last few projects. However just now I ran into a snag. I exported my production database, imported it locally, and now the site does ...
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Extension Development - Use existing settings column or create a new table?

I was pondering this today and trying to decide on the best route when it comes to storing data for an extension. The data I am storing in an extension involves a many to many relationship with two ...
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What hook should I use that executes before a channel entries tag is parsed?

Suppose I have a template with a channel entries tag on it. I need to execute an extension method during a hook that runs before the channel entries query takes place. It doesn't matter what ...
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Extensions Manager returns “Internal Server Error”

An EE1 site that I developed many years ago was recently moved to a new server. I logged into the CP to do some work and everything seemed fine, but when I tried to pull up "Utilities -> Extensions ...
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Channel entries not automatically filtered by language when using Transcribe

Hello fellow ExpressionEngineers, I'm in the process of translating the website of one of my companies. It was made in french and I'm doing the english language translation. For that job, it seemed ...
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Problems overriding mod.member_settings.php email_prefs_form and update_un_pw_form

I have an extension and module that handles authentication for EE. I'm having some troubles understanding how to go about over-riding the handling in mod.member_settings.php. There is a hook for ...
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Is there documentation on the Safecracker object argument on the safecracker_submit_entry_start/_end callback function?

I am using an extension that uses the hook "safecracker_submit_entry_start" and "safecracker_submit_entry_end". The function that handles the callback has a safecracker object argument. I am ...
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displaying a flash message after redirect

I'm programming an EE extension, and in the save_settings() method, if I redirect() (after unsuccessful data validation), the message stored in the set_flashdata() method doesn't show. If I comment ...
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Issues with EE Flickr for ExpressionEngine and favorited photos

I'm using EE hive's flickr plugin. I've authenticated ExpressionEngine with my flickr account but i'm having issues getting the favorites tag pair to display any information. I'm using EE 2.5.3 and ...
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Tax issue with Cart Throb

I'm scratching my head with a Cart Throb problem. I have a custom extension that handles tax, and it is returning the value of tax properly. But the tax is not being added to the total in the cart. ...