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Removing & regenerating url titles?

How could I go about removing and regenerating all URL titles for a specific channel? I did so once in the past, but unfortunately I have misplaced the query that was provided to me.
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Template Route Manager Routing Index Page

thanks for reading. I have searched through this forum, other sites, and documentation, however I am still having a hard time wrapping my head around Expression Engine's Template Route Manager. In my ...
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Possible to alter url_title field so it populates from the title and another field

Currently, as standard the url_title field generates the url from the title field. I can then manually change the url_title field for each entry separately, but is it possible to set the url_title ...
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How to stop auto-increment on either MX Title Control or Title Master

Both MX Title Control and Title Master add an auto-increment value for each relationship entry for the same name. Is there any way to prevent that? It causes a problem in my site. Or maybe there's ...
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Cannot save new entries

Please help me Im going a bit crazy with a simple problem. I am trying to use the current time for my URL title so they are no easily found, I had it working but it isn't anymore and I cant work out ...
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Duplicate order numbers in Cart Throb

We've got quite high traffic cart throb site which occasionally gets duplicate order numbers. The most recent one was when 2 orders were placed at exactly the same time (to the second). Both orders ...
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Parse tag content as a snippet with stash

I have a Playa field and I would like the related entry url_title to be parsed as a snippet. {{url_title}} --> will open my {actual-url-title} snippet. Can I do this? Maybe with Stash? {playa_field} ...
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MX Title Control not working with Channel Form entries

I've been using the excellent MX Title Control CE to append the epoch seconds to the end of my URL string so that they end up: mysite.com/jobs/this-is-a-new-job-1528549 It works great through the ...
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url_title and SEO using MX Title Control CE

Hello I am thinking about the url structure of a photo gallery website and could use a little advice on the subject. For each entry in expression engine we would have a url_title like the following: ...
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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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Pass segments to variables in exp channel entry

I have the following structure: A link - a href="/year/1991"> 1991 /a And inside the YEAR template is this: {exp:channel:entries channel="channel" limit="10" search:year_event_field="=1991"} ...
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Edits needed to allow mixed-case url titles?

I know hacking the EE source is discouraged, but since there is no option for preserving title case in urls (that is, not reverting everything to lower case), it is something I've been stuck doing for ...
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If else condition involving contains on url-title?

I have an event block that displays images. I want to have 3 options: - if event has image, display that image - if event url title has a certain keyword, display that image - else display a ...
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Batch Title Rename Help

All of our records (30-40 k) got uploaded with non descriptive titles in a certain channel and I want to properly rename them in either Sequel Pro or EE. I haven't used SQL in a while so I need help ...
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Old URLs pointing to the same product name

As you know from previous posts, that I am new to EE and I thank you for your help. Here is a little background: You know the "URL Title" field and how that can produce part of the URL, I was told ...
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Is there a way to force EE to have unique url_titles for channel entries

I have used channels for different sections of a website, however I have noticed that if a channel entry has the same URL title of another entry in a different channel the url_title field is not ...
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Get Category Details by just URL_TITLE in EE

Is there a way that I can get the Category details in EE by just knowing the category url_title ? Channel Category tag doesn't provide that facility : ...
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Adding Category in URL link

How do I include the category name in the URL and have that link work? I have a blog channel with a category called 'news'. I need the url to be - www.mysite/news/blog-post-heading. I currently am ...
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get url_title from title?

I have a code which looks like this: {exp:channel:entries channel="videos" search:category="some_category"} <span>{some_field}<span> <a href="www.domain.com/videos/{How to get ...
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Solspace TAG - How to get an URL to tagged entry

I'm running EE 2.7.3 and Tag 4.2.5, and I have tagged entries (products in my case). My stack is how to get URL to “product details” page of tagged product? For an example I will tag Product#1 from ...
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if last segment equals url title

I am trying to show an active class if an entry is being viewed but my conditional's are not working: {if last_segment == '{url_title'} class="active" {/if} I am using an embed of a list of ...
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Auto-create random ‘secure’ (obfuscated) url titles

I have a site in which I'd like to achieve the following: Provide a publicly accessible but obfuscated and hard to guess at URL to which a customer can be referred to, to submit some data via a ...
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If statement on segment eq url_title - strange behavior

My goal was to mark current/active article on the list. Code looks like: <ul class="list-plain"> {exp:channel:entries channel="products" category="{segment_3_category_id}" orderby="title" ...
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structure:breadcrumb Not working

Im trying to add breadcrumbs to my application, Although I am not getting any results. Below you can see my code and a image of the result i am getting :( <div> <ul> <li ...
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URL title field is blank on some entries! Help

I have a channel for users to add their own entry via a Safecracker form, it is a live site and there is now 800 odd entries – about 300 of these have slipped by without URL titles, which you can ...
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Comment URL Title Auto Path for other channel

I've run into a bit of an issue when working on a video archive site for a church. I currently have sermon series in a channel and then services in another channel that is tied to the series channel ...
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Structure url_title

Is there an equivalent to {exp:channel:entries url_title=""} except that goes by the "structure__uri" that is defined in the Structure tab of an entry? So that I can do like {exp:channel:entries ...
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'Dots' in the url_title

Is there any way of forcing EE to remove 'dots' from the url title? As in an entry called "thiscompany.com" I want the url title to be thiscompanycom because other things depend on not having dots and ...
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Replacing Controller and function name with attribute in Codeigniter?

in htaccess or route.php where from you want you can give answer for this issue. I Need some thing like this.if i have url : ...
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Conditional Not Working

I'm having some problems with my view model template... I'm trying to compare the value of url_title, but regardless of the value of it the last conditional passes and sets the stash variable... This ...
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convert Title to Url Title with unicode characters

I'm a Vietnamese. I'm a newbie for ee2. When I enter "Nước ngập mái nhà sau cơn bão" in Title field, EE2 automatically generates "nc-ngp-mai-nha-sau-cn-baeo" in URL Title. That isn't correct. I need ...
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Remove Template group from url

I've setup a template group called 'landing' and i want to allow users to visit a clean url like the following: http://domain.com/url_title At the moment it works if I include the template group ...
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Display content if url segment does not match a url_title

I am using pages to display content on a page called Speed Sales. I display the entry by checking for segment_2 and matching it to a channel entry basically. I need to display content in case someone ...
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Searching channel entries using playa field

Im trying to send off the following channel entries request. {exp:channel:entries channel="products" orderby="title" sort="asc" search:crops="{segment_3}"} {/exp:channel:entries} The crops field ...
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URL Structure Shifts

I have a site that is using the simplest of URL layouts and was just asked if they could change. Currently, they are as follows: www.domain.com/details/item www.domain.com/dates/item ...
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url issues - relationship field with multiple channels

I've got 2 channels, "message" and "message series" and I'm using a relationship field in the message channel to tie a sermon to a sermon series. My template group is called media, and there is a ...
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Unique url title with hash or something

I need to use some kind of "encoded" value for title/url-title, and I was thinking of using md5 or sha-1 hash code for this. The idea is that user receives email link to the entry, but it is supposed ...
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Rebuild url_title fields?

I have a site with 1000's of products that were originally entered incorrectly. The titles have been updated, but the URL title's still have the old data. Is it possible to bulk update these entries ...
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Need some help with GWCode Categories, url segments, and conditionals

I have a products section where I give each product group a main category. Initially I had it setup where each product had a main category and a sub category. GWCode generated a side nav from the ...
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title_permalink is showing entry number instead of url_title

Never seen this before so I'm guessing it will probably be something small I missed. I have a title_permalink that is generating a url with the entry_id at the end instead of the url_title. The ...
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include url title in live look template

I'm trying to use the live look feature in expression engine to preview entries, but it doesn't pass the URL title to the preview template. Am I doing something wrong or is this just not allowed? I ...
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MX Title Control + Structure

I'm using MX Title Control to concatenate two entry fields into the entry title. This is working correctly for the URL Title value as well. However, my Structure Listing URL looks like ...
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Change all url titles - Remove illegal characters

I've just noticed that a client has created a large number of entries with illegal characters in the url titles. This is causing all osrts of problems with entries displaying incorrectly. Is there a ...
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How do I setup Automatic 301 Redirects on url_title change

EE gives clients great control over the url_title of the entry. This is great for publishing new entries, and necessary for editing entries in case of mistakes or any other "good" reason to change the ...
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How can Safecracker check for a unique url_title field?

I have a safecracker form that allows users to enter a url_title. If url_title is already used, by default, a number gets added to url_title so it’s unique. But instead of having this automated ...
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Select list of existing content pages using Low Variables/Structure?

When entering content, is there a way to mistake-proof entering links to other url-titles on the site without entering the full URL? I am setting up an EE website using Structure and Low Variables. ...
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Numbers cannot be used as URL Titles?

In 7 years with ExpressionEngine I've never seen this error before when saving a channel entry: Numbers cannot be used as URL Titles And, there are past existing entries in this site with numbers as ...
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Can I use a conditional to match a string in a url segment?

The issue I’m coming up against is that a client’s site has a series of nested units, tasks and segments, and they want different conditionals run depending on the various segments. Now, I could use ...
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is using entry_id a bad idea?

I have a quotes channel, and right now I want to use a specific quote on a specific page of my webiste, so i'm using the code below with a conditional based on the url title. Let's say down the road ...
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What's the difference between url_title and url_title_path?

I keep running into issues, and apparently I just don't understand the difference between these two variables. One set of pages works with url_title_path, and the other set will only act right with ...