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Can I use the Expression Engine Grid field in my module admin settings

Can I use the Expression Engine Grid field in my module admin settings? If so is there any documentation on how to go about doing this? I have not had any lucking finding any.
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Accessing extension settings from plugin throws a PHP warning

I have written a custom add-on which consists of an extension and a plugin. The extension basically loops through a set of channel entries, gets some matrix data and performs a calculation based on ...
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Is there a way to disable auto-convert URLs and email addresses into links for custom member fields?

I have created a custom member field, {Google_Plus_URL}, where a URL like, https://plus.google.com/1051794532082275037724 can be entered. In my template, I reference this field as such: {if ...
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How to add a custom on/off setting for client

My client has requested the ability to turn a specific, site-wide feature on and off from the site-wide header. It’s a link to a specific page that they would like to “turn on” months after the ...
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File Upload Preferences not saving

I am trying to make a change to the URL and Server Path of the File Upload Preferences section, but when I click "update" the page refreshes and the changes are gone. I don't have this issue anywhere ...
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How to Setup Redundant DB for ExpressionEngine?

Does anyone have an experience setting up ExpressionEngine with a redundant db architecture? Per corporate requirements, I must host the EE site within our corporate server structure. What is the ...
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Set From Name to system generate emails

Is it possible to set a from name to system generated emails - at the moment the from field is just the email address. Would be nice to be able to tidy that up if at all possible. The control panel ...
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How to deploy from localhost development server to live server?

When working on localhost the URLs have begun with http://localhost/~macuser/example.com/ and the file paths have begun with a local file path. What is the best way to deploy a site once it is ...
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Is it possible to run ExpressionEngine along side a Cake PHP site?

I've been asked to add a CMS to an existing Cake PHP driven site. Cake PHP doesn't appear to drive much of the site outside of URL structure, templates and forms (there is no content management). The ...
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Hotfixes for a new 2.5.3 website

Before starting on a new #eecms website, are there any other hotfixes i need to know of ?! Channel posting privileges being removed from member groups When editing Member Group permissions and ...
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SafeCracker File: min-width/min-height for Images

Is there a way to set a «min-width» for images to a «SafeCracker File»-Field (type: Images)? We have a SafeCracker-Form, where Users are allowed to upload Images — but these should have a min-size of ...
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Testing PayPal Express with Store

When using the paypal sandbox with store, what do I put in the store settings fields for the paypal gateway? I have obtained my paypal credentials for running live, but to test with the sandbox, do I ...
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What does “Enable Strict URLs” really mean?

What does "Enable Strict URLs" really mean and are there any security/other implications if I choose to not use strict URLs?