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Category field description

Has anyone seen a plugin or a method where I can set a description for a category field? I have a client who is uploading wrong image dimensions to the category image field. I want to suggest "please ...
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Fields problems with EE 2.9.3

I've just upgraded EE from 2.9.2 to 2.9.3, and the Fields options doesn't work under the control panel. When I edit a field inside the Channel Fields / Edit field, the Fields options doesn't ...
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Creating grid columns using the Channel Fields API

How do I create the columns for a grid using the Channel Fields API? $field_data = array( 'group_id' => $field_group, 'field_name' => 'exhibitor_gallery_images', 'field_label' ...
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Feature with Question and Answers

I run a football/soccer site and I am looking to create a feature on my site that asks a member several questions about themselves, club etc. All they will need to do is answer the questions. The ...
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Content on a page defined by text in a field, publications by year

I know someone out there has done this before. I need to build a publications page that will show it's list of publications by a given year which has been filled in a channel field. I've googled I ...
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How to create a Channel Field Group using API

I am creating an extension where on install I am creating a Channel and adding Fields to the Channel using the EE API. I have found all the API functions to do this but the one thing I have not found ...
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Channel Field textarea AUTO <br/> not converting newline to <br> with ajw_datagrab

We have a development webserver, running Apache, and the ajw_datagrab performs perfectly, converting an XML feed input into a textarea field with the AUTO setting. However, on the production server, ...
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Possible to associate/include image with channel field?

I'm fairly new to EE and currently familiarizing myself with the channels/fields process, and I'm wondering if there's a way-- either natively or with the help of an add-on-- to associate an image or ...
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Where are relationship field data stored?

In the EE database, I see that exp_channel_fields.field_id = 4 refers to a relationship in my Channel-A (channel_id = 1). I assume that channel data for that field should be stored in my ...
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In EE 2.9.1 is there a way to removed default fields from the registration page?

In EE 2.9.1 is there a way to removed default fields from the registration page? I see that I can create fields that add to the registration page, but I don't see a way to remove default fields. ...
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combining two sets of custom field groups

Ive have a site running for a while with two channels each with there own custom field group. I now find that I need to be able to clone entries from each channel using mx cloner but because each ...
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Check field length

I want to display one field, called {gearboxx_body}, unless that field has more then 300 characters, in which case I want to display a field called {article_blurb}. I'm pretty sure there isn't a way ...
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Moblog parameter to pull sender from email?

I have Moblog running as I'd hoped except how to pull the sender's name from the email. Since the subject line automagically becomes {title}, it seems it should be as simple, but I can't find ...
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Wyvern and CKEDITOR

We're trying to get Wyvern/CKEDITOR to show up on our dashboard that we created. It shows up beautiful in the control panel, just not the dashboard. We've been scouring the web for clues or hints of ...
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Expresso Store: If member, fill in blank shipping\billing details automatically?

Client wants the check out pages to automatically populate the shipping\billing details if they're a member and have already done it before. Does Expresso have any sort of functionality to ...
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Moblog - Entries aren't created, no error

I've managed to get the moblog to work previously, but now, I can't even get it to create an entry. If there are no emails in the mailbox I'm checking, it says "No valid emails were found", so it ...
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Can I update a customized fieldgroup GUI across multiple channels?

I apply a particular fieldgroup, "Common", to about 15 channels. I've customized my tabs and locations of the fields to make it easier to use. Every time I add a field, it's added to the bottom of the ...
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Entry Type field

Has anyone used this add-on: Entry Type field I have it working in the publish page but when I try to use conditionals on the front it fails to work. The developer outlines use as: {if ...
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Member registration rejecting valid selection option

I have a member registration form with standard fields. One of them is State, which is a Select List with state abbreviations as options. Lately, when users attempt to register, they are told The ...
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List {field2} of entries under a single {field1} when entries have the same {field1}, then move on

I'm using Low Alphabet to list songs - so there's a page for A, B, etc. Each page has on average dozens of songs. The channel type has them broken down into separate fields, so for "Foo (Studio ...
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Category as field value?

Is it possible to populate an entry field with categories? When publishing a Structure page, I'd like to be able to select what category of products to display.
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Moblog - Can't get the template to work

I'm really confused about this moblog feature. And I can't understand what the documentation tells me, I don't feel it distinguish how the moblog template should look like, and what the email template ...
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absolute path URL in text field causing problems

i've got a text field that i'm using to include an optional url in entries which are used for homepage announcements. if a url is included, the homepage will link to that url. if not, it will link to ...
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How parse channel entry fields content

Is it possible parse ExpressionEngine tags inside the content of another tag? {exp:channel:entries channel="my_channel"} {parseit {my_field}} {/exp:channel:entries} my_field should contain ...
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Can I migrate/convert a text field containing an <img> into a file field?

I have a text field that's been to featured an image since an earlier EE1 install and I would like to convert it to a File field type, so as to better utilize the image URL throughout different ...
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How to repopulate fields in Zoo:Visitor registration form?

I'm using inline error handling with a Zoo:Visitor registration form. When the form is submitted with an error, such as "The email you chose is not available", the fields do not repopulate with the ...
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Displaying the value of a specific row/column in a matrix channel field

I am attempting to make a dynamic table for some of my products in ExpressionEngine. Right now I have the table data set up as a matrix channel field type. Each of my products has 3 variations with 8 ...
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Exporting lists of channels and associated fields?

Is there a simple way of exporting all the channels and associated fields? Rather than copying everything out of the channel field groups manually, I'm looking for a simple way (even via a plugin) ...
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Order fields checkout

Best, I want to make a checkout with exp-resso, if you are registered to the fields already filled in. I do this in store-Fields, Orders > settings-> Field Settings The code what I use in ...
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Is it possible to populate a select list field from another grid field?

I'm working on a project where the client wants to be able to upload new page background images and then select one for each page/section of the site. A solution I thought might solve this would be ...
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Malformed href using {url} for slider link

I have a slider at the top of my page using this HTML: <div id='top_slider'> {exp:channel:entries channel="home" limit="1"} <!-- <div class="arrow_left white" ...
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Restoring publish layouts after fixing the disappearing fields bug

So I had a post here. I got the answer I needed and applied the fix, but I can't fix the existing fields from prior entries. Does anyone have a fix for this?
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Is there a way to archive old entries

We have a large site with 100k+ entries in exp_channel_data The admin section straggles when trying to edit entries and change or add channel fields. It takes almost 80 seconds to add or alter a field ...
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Channels Information

In the control panel, you can set channels access for users. In the frontend, I want to get the channels data a user has access to and the fields data it can view. I am not talking about the channel ...
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Why is an un-required field required?

I have a template with just two fields is it, an optional field for a thumbnail photograph and a body field for text. Only the body field is required. However, when I attempt to save an entry with ...
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Channel Field Additional Options not Showing in 2.7

I have upgraded from 2.5.5 to 2.7. There is a problem that I don’t seem to understand. When I tried picking any fieldtype for any field, before upgrading, normally JS would show more options at the ...
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EXP template inside another EXP template dosent work

I have install a plugin to get channels. And that was i have used in template {exp:getchannels} {channel_name} {/exp:getchannels} From this I got the result i.e. list of channels. thats ok. working ...
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{options:my_field_name} not working

I have this code in my safecracker form <select class="span2" data-title="Help" data-placement="right" data-trigger="focus" data-content="{instructions:gender}" disabled id="gender"> ...
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Matrix - how to “Populate the menu from another channel field”?

EE's native Select Dropdown field has the option to "Populate the menu from another channel field". I'm using Matrix and the P&T Dropdown field. It doesn't have the option to "Populate the menu ...
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Channel field not showing on page with embedded template using Multi-Site Manager

I am using ExpressionEngine 2.5.2 with Multisite Manager. I have one template embedded within another. The parent template is pulling data from 2 sites, and I would like certain information to show up ...
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I am missing the Relationships Field Type

This is simply my problem, I have no relationships field. I have no idea how I would've removed this and or how that would even be possible considering it's a native EE function. Any clue how to get ...
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Preserving safecracker fields

So I have a safecracker form that presents different fields to different users. Think admin controls vs user controls in the same form. {exp:safecracker channel="channelName" ...
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Populating an admin multiselect with channel entries

I am trying to work out how to populate an admin multiselect menu from entries within another channel. Basically I just want to allow my client to be able to add new values to the multi-select ...
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Group/Combine fields in backend and add another block?

I'm looking for a way to combine/group channel fields plus the ability to add another punch/block of them. I know you can group fields in tabs but i need something like the plus in Matrix where you ...
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Porting a text input field to file field in Expression Engine

I have a site that has a lot of legacy images taken from the site they were on previously, these are stored in a field called legacy-images as a text input. This is basically the folder path from the ...
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Use same channel field across channels

I am trying to setup meta tags for my site specifically for Facebook sharing. I have 4 different channels and I want to ideally use the same channel field for each of them so I can efficiently ...
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Nested conditional is not displaying content

I have a .sidebar template which is in a template shared by a few inner pages of the site. It pulls in the channel based on a preload tag on the page it is embedded in. I have a conditional set to ...
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EE 2.5.5 channel issues

My EE install are having issues with channel fields. Normally, when changing field "Type", you get different options. But in my install, no matter what I set the "Type" field to, I get none options ...
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Populate channel field based on other fields arithmetics

Let's assume I have a “products” channel which contains 3 fields: price(number), discount(integer 1 to 100), discounted_price(number). Is there a way to populate the discounted_price field in CP, ...
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Disable Fields On Publish Page

We have a unique problem where we still want the fields on the entry page to be available to view but have them disabled so they cannot be changed. So the editor group sees the field but cannot edit ...