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Check if someone is already Editing an Entry

I want to check if another author is alredy editing an entry in expressionengine backend. If yes i want to warn him that someone is already editing. Is this possible somehow? I googled but wasn't ...
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Email addresses display as [email protected] in entries

I am using EE v3.4.3. In the 'options' tab of entries, the 'author' field displays the list of members. Until recently they showed correctly, but for some reason, they now display like: [email ...
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How to show only one entree per author from a found list of authors

Situation: A channel tag gets feeded by an array of author ID's, thus outputting all entrees of the selected authors. Problem: I must restrict these entrees to one per author. Solution: Should we ...
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Show Entries per author and per month

Is it possible to create a table that shows a count of the entries made per author and per month. Example would be: Author | Jan | Feb | Mar John Doe | 5 | 8 | 4 Mad Man | 6 | 3 | 8 Would be ...
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Use conditional to check that the current user is the author of the post

How can I check that the current user is the author of the post? Something like this?... {if author_id="CURRENT_USER"}{/if} (My setup is basically an entries loop, with a snippet inside of that ...
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List Blog Authors

I am trying to set up a “Search by Author” on a blog I am adding to a community website. I can get the avatars to show up, but instead of a list of avatars, I am getting an avatar for every single ...
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Assign Entry to Member

As admin, I assigned a Member entry to myself, but after completing that action I was unable to re-assign that entry back to the member. In fact the member's screenname doesn't even show up in the ...
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show all entries based on author of current entry

I have a simple blog displaying a single entry using segment _2 as the url title. I want to display a list on this same page that displays links to read other entries by the same author. The only ...
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How to show recent entries restricted to one per author?

I would like to show a list of recent entries, restricting the list to one per author. Essentially the logic I'm looking for is "show 10 recent articles, but if the author of the next article already ...
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Is there a way to use Low Search to return results by author?

We would like to be able to perform a free text search using an author name and return all posts credited to that author, is this possible with Low Search?
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Sorting / showing entries by author in control panel

Is there a way when you are viewing entries via the Content > Edit section to pull back all entries by author? Currently if I sort the entries by Author I guess it is using the ID to sort by and not ...
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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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setting stash snippet as author_id does not parse

I try to store member_id/author_id for session during visit of other users. Goal: show content of a certain user without showing the id in a URL. My testing template has the author_id in segment_2. I ...
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How do I list entries by the same author on the single entry page?

I have a simple news site and on a single entry page where a news item is located I would like to list 3 or 4 other entries by the same author in the sidebar sorted by date. I have one channel ...
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Show entries by author

is there a simple out of the box approach to showing entries created by their author? EG: after an article I want to list a credit like so: "article by AUTHOR" and allow a click through from the ...
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Display a list of allowed entries in a different channel's field for a selected author

I get stucked. I've to do this: I've a channel "Projects" where a Super Author write a list of projects. I've another channel "Articles" where Authors can write articles and make a unique relationship ...
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Allow multiple (assigned) members / authors to edit an entry

Currently i use safecracker in combination with author_only="yes" to allow members to publish and edit their own news and edit their info page. What would be a method / procedure or what would you ...
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Show entries authored by certain zoo visitor member on their profile page

I've got a profile page for each of my zoo visitor members and on there I want a list of all the entries they've written. My URL is /careers/network/julie-alchin with 'julie-alchin' being the {visitor:...
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Simple question… Can you display the latest revision author?

I need to track revisions for some docs and I am displaying the original creation author and date via: <li>Created: {entry_date format="%m/%d/%Y"}</li> <li>Author: {author}</li&...
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Sort Members (authors) by activity

I'm setting up four blogs within a large website and have multiple authors for each blog. I'm setting up these authors as members and would like to show the most active authors (members) with their ...
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Author dropdown

Is there a way to only show certain member groups in the Author dropdown per channel? I know you can prevent a member group from being displayed in there using the Member Group settings. However, I ...
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Can edit entries authored by others: Not Working

Recently updated to v2.6.1 and I have an issue now where users are not able to edit content authored by other authors. In this case the user group in question has "Can edit entries authored by others"...
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Filter comments by Entry Author in the Control Panel

I've been looking up the hooks that can be used with the Comment Module. But I don't think there is one I could use to filter the list of comments by entry author in the Control Panel. I'm trying to ...
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include author as searchable field in simple search

I'm trying to allow the author of an entry to be searchable using expression engine's simple search form. Is this possible?