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Passing Plugin Values to Entries Parameter Woes

EE v2.7.2 Build Date: 20131008 I can't seem to find an elegant solution to make this work. I've setup a channel name "test" with a field named 'test_field' (Text Input). I've created some entries ...
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Using structure global variables in embeds

I'm trying to create a navigation menu inside an embed, I have the following code in my main template: {exp:structure:entries parent_id="{structure:page:entry_id}"} {if channel_short_name == ...
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Channel Entries - Author Id Parse order

I have this code here {exp:channel:entries author_id="1|CURRENT_USER" channel="foo" disable="categories|category_fields|member_data|pagination" dynamic="no" ...
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Listing related entries based on category

I want to list out related entries when viewing an entry, regardless of channel but according to the category of the entry. On the page where the entry is output, I output the entry in a traditional ...
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Stash Destroys variable regardless of conditional

I have the following at the top of one of my pages: {if "{fn_zone}"!=""} {redirect="/store"} {if:else} {exp:stash:destroy name="delivery_day"} .... More stuff .... {/if} However, what I'm ...
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How to outsmart ExpressionEngine Parse Order?

I need to get this work — how can I code this to get the parse-order I need? {exp:channel:entries channel='{exp:plugin entry_id="{segment_3}"}' … As you can see in the code above: I read out the 3rd ...
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Best way to access entry data from within Playa field?

I have a channel items and a channel colors, and the items channel has a Playa field item_colors that links to the colors channel. What is the best way to loop through the items entries and output a ...
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Possible to use Stash variable as entries parameter?

I found similar questions, but the “answers” were alternatives that won’t work here. If I missed an answer, please let me know! Thanks! I have been having trouble wrapping my head around how parse ...
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Dealing with Conditionals in Stash

So I have the following code snippet which is working fine: {exp:stash:set name="market_ids" parse_tags="yes"} {exp:query sql="select GROUP_CONCAT(entry_id SEPARATOR '|') as market_ids from ...
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Stash Parse Order Issues

Im pretty sure the problem here is the parse order, but I'm struggling to figure out where the issue is. I have a page with the following on it: {exp:stash:set name="market_ids" parse_tags="yes"} ...
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Stash Embed Not Parsing

I used this technique on a site I just built with EE 2.7.0 and Stash 2.3.9. Now I'm trying the same technique on EE 2.7.2 and Stash 2.4.7, and it's not working! This is a simplified version just to ...
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Category Tag Pair Vars not Parsing when Stashed into a Nested List

Coming across a parsing problem when trying to get related Playa entries categories in a nested list with Stash. The setup involves Playa pulling related entries (videos) from a parent entry (feed) as ...
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Handling no results redirect with Stash

This is more an A than a Q. Last week I ran into no results / redirect problem with Stash and more precisely the EE's parsing order. The solution below worked for my case. I don't take credit for it ...
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change parse order of exp call

I have multiple exp channel call in a page showing widgets. These calls stay completely different. Can I set to parse one widget's exp first ? Hope the widgets will get parsed in the order of ...
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How to optimise channel entries call with custom fields and lots of matrix data

The following call is proving problematic from a page load perspective: {exp:channel:entries channel="channel" limit="1000" disable="categories|member_data|trackbacks|pagination" ...
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Using stash:get_list as plugin parameter value

Can't seem to get this to work. See comments: https://gist.github.com/timkelty/6996339 {exp:gwcode_categories group_id="2" style="linear" show_empty="no" parse="inward" ...
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Accessing nested data in templates

I'm trying to use a template to parse through nested data, but some of the child data has the same variable names as the parent. In the example below I'd like to print a list of shows and then a list ...
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Custom Count Loop / Counter

I'm trying to get a count inside a loop of a Matrix field. Normally I could just do: {field} {row_count} {/field} And BAM, that would work perfectly. But not in this case. Because I need to do ...
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Is this a parsing issue with advanced conditionals?

I have a header snippet that includes a "Made in USA" image on it. Well the client now wants the image removed on a couple product pages. I setup an advanced conditional to check for those pages using ...
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strange parse order issue

I'm working on an old EE1 site at the moment. It's multi-lingual using this approach from Carl http://cwcrawley.co.uk/2010/01/multi-lingual-websites-in-expressionengine/ with English, Chinese, ...
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Stash get within the same set

Can't quite figure this one out. Trying to set and then get "program_sponsor" within stash:content program_sponsor is returning blank with stash:get {exp:stash:set parse_tags="yes" ...
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Low Events: How can I compare formatted start_date and end_date in conditionals?

I've just started using Low Events after realizing the hard way why I need it. I'm attempting to format a nice string when the range happens within the same month; instead of August 14, 2013 - August ...
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Problems with CE Image, MX Jumper and parse order (I believe)

I'm experiencing two possible issues in the code below: The if/else I have always sets standard_image_width and retina_image_width to the value in the last {if:else}, regardless of whether or not ...
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Advanced conditional & Low Variable parse order

I need to use an advanced conditional with Low Variables and am having trouble getting it to work. I believe it's a parse order thing but am not sure how to get around it. I am checking the current ...
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using JOIN in a db select statement not returning my array

I am using in the below code, and it is not returning anything. Details: php is allowed on my template parsing is set on output. the '[FETCH ENTRY ID]' does not return my entry id (I can put in ...
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Parsing Channel Entry inside of Low Variable inside of Stash Set

Hrm, me again. Looks like I am having problems with Stash and Parse Order, after all, but on a different variable. Here's my variable: <p class="heading"><b>Our Featured ...
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Switchee, Stash, Low Variables, Playa and Parse Order

I’m curious about a parse order issue I’m running into with Low Variables and Stash. I have a client site that’s using Switchee, Stash, Low Variables and Playa. I am able to retrieve the custom ...
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Set Custom Field Prefix With Stash

I have multiple channels with different field groups, but several duplicate fields. For example: Channels: products_bikes products_skateboards products_trikes Fields: bikes_summary ...
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ExpressionEngine and PHP parse order issue

I posted this question ExpressionEngine, php and stash - scope problem, please help and really appreciate the responses and take on board that mixing ExpressionEngine and PHP tags is bad practice, and ...
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Parse Order of embeds that embed

Assume the following: Template A embeds Template B Template B embeds Template C Template C is a simple Channel entries loop that outputs a particular field value In the above setup, nothing is ...
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Using conditionals to set tag parameters

I have this opening low search result tag {exp:low_search:results {if segment_2}query="{segment_2}"{/if} group_id="7" limit="4" paginate="bottom" } I wanted to do more checks on segment_2 ...
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Playa in a Low Variable and Stash

Ok so I am using a Stash embed / view model approach. I have a custom filed Playa with specific articles for a product. I also have a Low Variable storing a playa of related articles for a category. ...
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Parsing Playa as a Plugin Parameter

Trying to put the Playa children results into a parameter of a plugin to pass as metadata. First tried this, but it passed the tag itself. {exp:channel:entries} {matrix_field} {asset_field ...
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Parse order fun! Getting a stashed Assets image resized using CE Image inside a plugin parameter

Alright, let's see if I can explain this correctly: I am using Assets to store images to S3 CE Image is being used to manipulate the images and save/serve them from S3 I use stash to try and stay ...
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Using Plugin Tags Within Channel Tags

I have a plugin that allows you to set and store cookies using EE tags (so you don't have to enable PHP in your templates). Unfortunately, I can't get the tag to parse the cookie value within a ...
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Using embedded templates with plugin that doesn't parse them

We're using an EE (2.6.1) plug-in that doesn't process embedded templates, which we would like to use. When we embed a template inside of the code below the embeded code displays exactly as is, ...
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Assets Field within Structure Entries

I'm running into a problem with Assets & Structure Entries 1.3.4 & 1.2.8 — effectively it boils down to the fact that my Assets field only returns the filename, not the entire folder path. ...
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Strange parsing issue after switching from embeds to Low Variables snippets

My coworker and I are baffled by a recent issue that came up when we switched all of our embeds over to Low Variables. The weirdest part is that the issue is happening on his machine, not mine, and we ...
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Stash Get_List outputting additional empty item

I have a client that needs a slider that can either show text, or a "tweet" (using CE Tweet for getting the tweet's info). I'm using Stash, and thought this would be the best way to get there: ...
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Parse order and/or single/double quote issue with Calendar events and Google Map Info Window

I am utilizing a combination of Solspace 'Calendar', 'Playa', and 'Google Maps for ExpressionEngine'. I'm having a strange issue where the dates aren't showing up correctly in my infowindows on the ...
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How can I control output order using Low Variables and Playa

I am trying to control the order of my products using Low Variables (2.3.4) and Playa (4.3.3). I have a Low Variable of type Playa name lv_product_order which I use to output the ids in the ...
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Avoiding syntax errors with PHP and strings with quotation marks

What is the best practice for manipulating strings with PHP (output mode) that might contain straight quote marks (single or double)? I'm not totally clear how EE stores and outputs these normally, ...
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Stash List & Matrix Rows Returning Empty

Firstly let me say I'm probably making a really simple mistake, this is my first time using Stash so I'm trying to get my head around it. I've spent the last 45 minutes searching through Google and on ...
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Embedded variables conditional - Assets 2 Issue or parse order?

I am having an issue with an embedded template. I embed the template passing a "type" variable. Then, in the embed file it displays the content based on which "type" was specified. This all works, but ...
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Entry ID Returned From Plug-In Not Working in Channel Entries Tag

I've written a custom plugin which I call repeatedly (via a channel:entries tag) to store a list of entries in an array. (BTW, you have to set up a separate singleton class to do that, as the plug-in ...
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Parse Order and Redirect=

I know I have come across this before but the solution is escaping me. I have a template and a channel lets call it widgets. If I go to the URL /widgets/ I want it to show all the entries of ...
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Stash and Categories

Is it possible to set the category id in a channel entries tag based on the last segment or by another method so that I don't have to create multiple templates? I'm trying to get this template to ...
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Stashing a structure variable and using it as a channel parameter

Here's the code i'm essentially trying to achieve {exp:stash:set="page_content"} {exp:channel:entries channel="photos" dynamaic="off" entry_id="{structure:child_ids_for:1}"} {!-- My Code ...
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Can you document EE tags with EE? [duplicate]

I've run into this before - and have never found a 'great' solution. The crux of my problem is that I need to document some EE tags, using content in a channel entry. For example, I'd like to output ...
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Stash set_list and cartthrob order_items not playing nicely, parse order perhaps?

I've got the following code which is meant to output a list of authors of orders in cartthrob that match a certain entry id: {exp:stash:set_list name="participants" scope="user" save="yes" ...