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Cartthrob not saving items to cart in Chrome (not Firefox)

I received a report from a user today that users in Chrome cannot add items to their cart. It seems to be a new problem only in the past few days, perhaps caused by a recent Chrome update. I later ...
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Transcribe - After AJAX request, when i switch language it directs me to the AJAX endpoint

So using - Transcribe 1.5 and EE 2.6 Basically when i have channel information outputting to json within ee, when another page is requesting this via ajax, transcribe redirects to the translated json ...
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Force user idle (session timeout) in EE1.x

I need to adress the following security issue and I don't know how. The application does not appear to have an idle session timeout. Once authenticated, a user will maintain an authenticated state ...
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How to disallow characters in URL titles

We recently ran into an issue with some of our auto-generated URL title on channel entries. It seems that EE will happily allow characters like periods in URL titles. For example if I had a tile like ...
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MSM Limitations

We have a totally 20 Websites. Right Now, We are running 5 websites all in MSM under single database. our requirements is member can access all websites in any one of web site login. All are portal ...
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Session ID mode and internal links

My site uses a "guest" account and therefore needs to allow multiple simultaneous logins from different IPs. So I'm using "Session ID Only" for my Website Session Type. Is there any good ...
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EE Session and cURL

Is it possible to retain the EE session when accessing a url in the same domain via cURL? This is because the page accessed in the cURL call is dependent on EE's session variables.
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Is it safe to initiate a temporary session in plugin for use with the Channel Entries API?

I have a plugin that will accept posted form data from a member group and then create or update a channel entry which that member group is not given permission to post or update in (via the control ...
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CartThrob - Clear *Customer* Info

If a customer adds products to the basket, fills in their details and then processes a payment and it errors / fails / cancels and they press back (Or click the go back link) in their browser to go ...
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Managing user session length in EE 2.8 +?

Recently upgraded to EE 2.8.1 and was worried about some things discussed in this thread. Prior to EE 2.8 we were able to use the user_session_ttl config to set the user's session to whatever ...
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show cartthrob packages product in front end

I want to show cartthrob packages in front-end after login when i login i am not able to see product which are used to add in packages shown in below image Its work when we have logged in from ...
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create a link to admin area

I want to create a link from the font side of my site to the admin area. The problem is the session id <a href ="admin.php">go to admin</a> This goes back to the login page even though ...
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Check if user is logged-in inside sessions_start hook handler

I am aware that in sessions_start handler function, the session object is not yet set. Since I can't use the session object, are there alternative ways to check if you are logged in in this function ...
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Upgrade to EE 2.7.3 login to CP via link not working any longer

On 2.5.5 I had a link like this on the client's product pages: http://cl.ly/image/2c3G3m1X0a3D Very simple, if they are logged into the CP on another tab, they click the edit link and it opens this ...
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“Undefined property: EE::$session” in ee.php after upgrade

After updating from v2.5.5 to v2.7.3, I get the following error: A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Undefined property: EE::$session Filename: controllers/ee.php Line Number: ...
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Freeform Pro and Session Variables

My client has a "resource" blog with articles and PDFs that are available for download. They would like for their users to enter in an email address before being allowed to download the PDFs (I ...
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Session ID of user not logged in

I need to record some data in the database for a user in the session (a custom add-on) and I'd been using the value returned from PHP's session_id() method, which works well enough. When the user ...
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How to prevent EE and CartThrob setting cookies for anonymous users?

I'm trying to set up Varnish to cache certain static pages on my site for users who have not logged in or added anything to their cart. Basically, Varnish will check whether the user has any cookies ...
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Object of class stdClass could not be converted to string

I am getting this error.I am not able to find out what is causing this error. //A PHP Error was encountered // //Severity: 4096 // //Message: Object of class stdClass could not be converted to string ...
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Control Panel Login Timeout issues

I'm on EE 2.7 and clients are complaining of short logout times. I’m forced to re-log into EE within 20-30 minutes of non-usage even though you’ve set the timeout to 8.3 hours. My current ...
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Cartthrob cart isn't properly tracking sessions or cookies/Can't add to cart on Ubuntu 12.04

Our setup We were previously running a load balancer with a 4gb cloud server and 4gb DB server on the Rackspace Cloud. We were using Ubuntu 10.04 + PHP 5.3.2, EE 2.7.2 + Cartthrob 2.4. Everything was ...
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Logged in members - account sharing

Is there a way to see whether a currently logged in user account is being used on more than one machine concurrently? I'm trying to find out whether users are sharing their usernames/passwords, as I ...
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User session ending when clicking on a link

I have a site with a login form on the front end for the user to log into the site. The login works ok, but when they click on any link to another page, their session ends and they get logged out. ...
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Save revision on channel entry error

We've setup a site for a client to populate with their content and they are having a recurring issue when they go to 'save revision' or 'submit' the entry. If they've spent a bit of time adding the ...
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Use unique user id in url segment

I have a simple page with a simple PayPal Buy button on the page. When a person buys an item, and completes the purchase on PayPal, they will be returned to a thank-you page. In order to NOT have ...
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What hook for immediately after user is logged in?

I'm trying to find what hook there is for immediately after the user logged in? I've been looking at sessions_start and sessions_end but I'm not sure how exactly they work and nothing seems to be ...
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EE 2.6.1. Combine relationships and related categories for editorial workflow

On our Single entry pages we recommend other articles. Four slots are available. channel: articles. channel fields: Content Elements field for the text and a native EE Relationship field called ...
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user_session_ttl hidden variable option not working

I have set this hidden variable in my config/config.php file // Allows changing of the Users Session Length to any number in seconds. For instance, if users should be logged out after 10 minutes of ...
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Undefined property session in cp_js_end hook

Currently facing the following error in the cp_js_end hook. Undefined property: Javascript::$session it looks like the session class isn`t loading anymore in EE 2.6+ It whas working in older ...
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linking to admin from the main site - session parameter

I want to provide admin links from the main site for clients, however within the admin URL there is the session parameter. Is there a way to output the admin url path that includes the dynamic ...
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Sharing session with ASP.NET site

My organization has a site built on ASP.NET. It uses ASP.NET to manage the users (students, class coordinators, and finances). However there is a small 'content' component of the site: about the ...
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Redirect user based on country

I was wondering if it's possible to work out if it is a user's first visit to the site and then redirect them to another site based on their country of origin (perhaps through GeoIP), but if they come ...
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Clients in singapore on Singtel cannot login and sometimes cannot access site

This is my issue: http://ellislab.com/forums/viewthread/205006/P18 users in singapore are having an issue when posting content in various and random channels and other places in the control ...
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Keep Getting Logged Out of Control Panel

I keep getting logged out of the control panel while I'm working in it. Under Admin > Security & Privacy > Security and Session Preferences, I have: Control Panel Session Type: Cookies & ...
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Trigger set_flashdata when method called via ajax

Is there any way to use $this->EE->session->set_flashdata(); when calling a method via ajax without having to do a page reload to get the message to appear as it normally would under a ...
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Intelligent ways to force redirects before a session ends?

I was hoping to pick people's brains on a topic. I am developing a web app which sits on top of Expression Engine and this has worked really well so far. I have one issue though and I have a quick ...
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Securing the control panel with SSL

I'm in the process of securing my control panel with SSL using the following rewrite rules RewriteEngine On RewriteCond %{HTTPS} off RewriteCond $1 ^(member|system) [NC] RewriteRule (.*) ...
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Login User without a password

So I'm attempting to create a small plugin/module where I can log in a user with the need to have a password, login with Facebook basically (Yes, I know there is a plugin that does all this). I was ...
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Quick way to get user's signature in PHP

I'm just wondering if there is a quick way to get a user's signature using something like the session class? For example to grab the active user's email from the session class you can simply call ...
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Forum users report being logged out even after checking 'keep logged in'

We are currently running EE 2.5.2 and using the Discussion Forum Module (3.1.8). We have several users who report that they are logged out even when they have checked the 'keep logged in' option. ...
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Can't programmatically log member in

Can someone explain to me why I am not capable of forcing a new ExpressionEngine session to be generated for a specific user? I've been following this link: ...
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Sessions getting killed by IE9 (user-agent mismatch?)

I have a customer who is losing their session. They are on Windows 7 and using Internet Explorer 9. I think I've widdled it down the user agent changing when compatibility mode or chrome frame kicks ...
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How to set and access session in EE?

SEE: http://ellislab.com/forums/viewthread/224965/ I need to display something to the user only once. How do I do this in the templates? My idea is to store a value in session and use it to decide ...
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Display a message on visitors first visit

I am wanting to display a message when a visitor lands on the site for the first time. I don't necessarily want to use browser cookies, but would if thats the only solution. Ideally, would I be ...
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How to store temporary data for a user just for their session?

I need to allow a user to add articles to a wishlist that they can then e-mail or print. The data doesn't need to be saved or last longer than their session. Is there a native EE way of doing this ...
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Log out upon tab/window close

I have an ExpressionEngine application that displays some financial information, and the client is requesting that the user is logged out upon closing a tab/window. Is that possible? I currently ...
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How do you prevent being logged out of the control panel?

One of my clients' irritations is being logged out of the control panel when he has left his session idle for a few hours. How can I prevent this?