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CodeIgniter is the MVC framework created by [EllisLab](http://ellislab.com/codeigniter) used as the foundation for ExpressionEngine.

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moved websites to a different server

I have moved a website that uses ExpressionEngine to a different server, however all the images appear to be missing and if I go to update something it says the path is invalid. I just spotted ...
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Disallowed Key Characters error when moving EE website to another server

I want to move an EE 4.3.5 website from a development server to a production server. In this purpose, I have applied the steps presented here in the EE documentation. But, when I want to access the ...
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DB connection refused - credentials exposed

So suddenly I get a "Connection refused" to the MySql database on my site which is running ExpressionEngine 3.5.2 in a shared environment. Fine... ...but the stack trace, when expanded, shows the ...
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Does ExpressionEngine 3 use Codeigniter?

Ok first off apologies if this seems like a silly question but I'm actually having a hard time finding the answer, even on Ellislab's website and Google. In ExpressionEngine 2.x it used Codeigniter ...
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Expression Engine Custom Controller

My plan is to use EE as an admin portal for users so they can update my CI application. The way I need it to work is, EE template Login -> give them access by using an external source API for the ...
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Wanting to filter results in EE tags

Busy developing some custom modules for EE. Everything is going swimmingly, except I can't seem to find any documentation on how to filter results in my modules tags. What I am looking to achieve is ...
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Expression Engine- Search Form

I'll just get right to it, Im a newbie when it comes to expression engine, However I need to find a right approach to solve my problem and I'm short on time any help would be appreciated. I want to ...
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Issues with custom module when moving to live server

I have build a custom module for ExpressionEngine. It works perfectly on my local dev environment, but when I move it to my live server it freaks out and gives me errors, most notably: Invalid ...
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updating from 2.5.5 to 2.10.1, ERROR 1048 Column ‘field_id_14’ cannot be null

I’m trying to update from Expression Engine 2.5.5 to 2.10.1 and I get this error: A Database Error Occurred Error Number: 1048 Column ‘field_id_14’ cannot be null UPDATE exp_channel_data ...
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How to send email report of total channel entries in Expression egnine on daily basis

hi I am new to Expression engine I am getting total channel entries using EE Tag :- {exp:stats channel="products" site="default_site"}{total_entries}{/exp:stats} Now I want a email report that gives ...
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Can't get CodeIgniter Helpers to work in Custom Module

I have very limited experience developing custom modules for ExpressionEngine, but have managed to get an API integrated and working. Now I am trying to input data via a form, using CodeIgniters Form ...
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How to synchronize Template in Expression engine

I have three sites working in EE using MSM and I am using subscription addon of http://www.devdemon.com/documentation/subscriptions/#installing-and-updating-subscriptions I have created two templates ...
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How template synchronization works in Expression engine

I want to use template synchronization for subscription addon testing but when i clicked on template synchronization its not showing anything. i have copied two templates to template folder as you can ...
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Which technologies are used in Expression engine

Expression Engine is based on codeignitor framework and codeignitor is developed using core PHP but I want to know which technologies are used by expression engine like it uses angular js,ember js etc....
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How to give site id or site name in Search in Expression Engine(bug in expression engine)

Search functionality is not working for multiple sites i have three website eg. 1)example1.com 2)example2.com 3)example3.com the (2) and (3) no. site is taking data from site (1) but search is ...
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How to change Archive link url in Exrpession Engine

Expression engine archive is showing link in this manner eg. {exp:channel:month_links channel="news" limit="50"} {month}, {year}<br> {/exp:channel:month_links} http://www.example....
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How can we post Same content on each site in Expression engine

1 down vote favorite I am using Expression engine Multiple site management system I have developed three site using this are :- 1)www.exampleone.com 2)www.exampletwo.com 3)www.examplthree.com Now I ...
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Combining EE + CodeIgniter on existing website?

It’s been a while since my recent post, but I’ll be very happy, if I can get some help from you guys as well as to share an interesting scenario for other newcomers. We have a website running on a ...
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Switching default database engine to InnoDB

We recently altered our EE tables to use InnoDB as the database engine instead of MyISAM. All is good. INNODB is also set as the default engine in MySQL's preferences. I just noticed that when ...
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Response header too large

The response header for one of my pages is too large, some browsers to throw a 500 error, and preventing me from using W3C HTML validation: http://example.com/water-softener-reviews I have a (very ...
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Run plugin without affecting loading time (external)

I have a plugin which doesn't actually integrate with the website. It's purpose is to grab a column of the channel entries table and manipulate it every 24 hours. The plugin will only run each time a ...
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Call Controller from Folder and remove index.php from url

I am creating an application in which I want administrator functionality runs from different controller and it is in controller(backend.php) in administrator folder in controller folder. But when I ...
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How to make Codeigniter's db->get() query return relationship data

I'm trying to fetch a channel entry's data from within a plugin. I was surprised that ExpressionEngine's Channel Entries API includes functions for creating, updating, deleting, and checking whether ...
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Update breaks site, htaccess rules, and third party add-ons

I've updated from 2.7.2 to 2.8.1 for a new project by running the installer update. Once that finishes I get two different errors. First, if I try to access the site at domain.com I get An Error Was ...
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Error 1096 - No Tables Used - CodeIgniter

I am trying to use one of stores hooks to insert data into the database when displaying the success page after paying online for an order and I get the following error: Error Number: 1096 No tables ...
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Not able to Edit Channel Fields or Templates. Gives Error: disallowed key character

Suddenly, We are not able to edit and Channel Fields. We are using: EE v2.8.1 - Build Date: 20140314 If we go to: Admin > Channel Administration > Channel Fields > Example Group > Slider Image and ...
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Codeigniter Error on Admin Page

Fatal error: ob_start() [ref.outcontrol]: Cannot use output buffering in output buffering display handlers in /home/.../public_html/system/codeigniter/system/core/Exceptions.php on line 166 ...
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Codeigniter version within ExpressionEngine outdated? Is it wise to update?

Is there a specific reason that even the most recent ExpressionEngine installs (as of writing, 2.8.1) are built upon a seemingly outdated version of CodeIgniter (2.0.1), when CI 2.1.4 is available? ...
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php error Filename: helpers/form_helper.php

Got an error A PHP Error was encountered Severity: Notice Message: Array to string conversion Filename: helpers/form_helper.php Line Number: 345 I do not have a helpers folder in my main ...
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now() function redeclared

I am using a hybrid system that is an ExpressionEngine CMS, which is build with CodeIgniter, and Magento as a store "off to the side" and working together. We cannot upgrade the existing installation ...
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How to improve performance of CI_Encrypt->_add_cipher_noise?

I've been trying to track down some performance issues with an ExpressionEngine site, specifically around pages using CartThrob. I've been using XDebug and Webgrind, and noticed that CI_Encrypt->...
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How to improve performance of CI_Encrypt->encode?

I've been having some significant server-side performance issues with an ExpressionEngine / CartThrob site (pages taking 5 seconds or more to generate under no load). Today I installed XDebug and ...
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Caching and flock()

I'm developing an EE site. I've used cache="yes" and refresh="60" parameters throughout. Locally, the site was running super quick (as expected). However, when I pushed to the staging server, the '...
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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 : http://tageto.pnf-sites.info/developer/headcategory_controller/...
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Using EE Templates in Custom Controllers Etc

I've gotten a custom controller set up in my EE install and I'm trying to use an EE template with the custom functions etc I need to use. <?php if (!defined('BASEPATH')) exit('This cannot be ...
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How to load CodeIgniter language file into ExpressionEngine add-on?

in a custom add-on I am writing I am using Upload library. I cannot use $this->EE->load->library function because I'm rewriting some code, so I'm creating instance using this code: if ( ! ...
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include_once from codeigniter in EE template

i'm finishing an EE website that contains a codeigniter intranet part. two setups, two databases. runs smooth. now i want to include some codeigniter php files into EE. was thinking to do so via php ...
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Accessing libraries in modules and extensions

I'm developing a module and an extension and I'm having trouble accessing the custom libraries that I placed inside the "libraries" folder of my module directory. I've been trying to link to them ...
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Why is timezone_menu returning a PHP formatted timezone instead CodeIgniter formatting (e.g. 'UP10') after upgrade to 2.6.1?

After upgrading ExpressionEngine from 2.5.2 to 2.6.1, the Member module now sets the member's localization to PHP format eg. 'Australia/Sydney' in the exp_members table. So, when my site calls EEs ...
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Query tags and setting up expressionengine to read from 2 databases

I know I can assign 2 databases through codeigniter. Is there a way to tell the query tags which database to pull the information from? I'm having to pull data from an external database.
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How to unit test AddOns, plugins and extentions

I tried using Testee as my test framework but found that SimpleTest but the latest release of SimpleTest was in 2010 so I'm presuming that it is no longer supported which is probably why Stephen Lewis ...
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Upgrade 1.6x or ditch Expression Engine [closed]

I was recommended to post my question here as it might get better answers from current developers of EE. My original post is over on EllisLab: http://ellislab.com/forums/viewthread/234789/ You can ...
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Fatal error: Maximum execution time of 90 seconds exceeded… codeigniter/system/core/Loader.php on line 846

I am running ExpressionEngine 2.5.2, was working on my site last night, tested everything, and all seemed to be running just fine. However, today when I try to navigate around the site, my pages are ...
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Errors from libraries/Email.php

After making a new form, using Free Form in EE, and adding the "notify" parameter, I get PHP errors. The data gets submitted, but the re-direct to the thank you page doesn't happen for the end user. ...
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Adding another CI application?

I need to grab a CSV version of one of my channel entries and upload it to an FTP server. I also need to grab some images, which are part of the channel entries, and rename them, etc. I have already ...
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Extension Development - Use existing settings column or create a new table?

I was pondering this today and trying to decide on the best route when it comes to storing data for an extension. The data I am storing in an extension involves a many to many relationship with two ...
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Active Record: Show Tables

Is there a codeigniter active record way of doing something like: if(mysql_num_rows(mysql_query("SHOW TABLES LIKE exp_mytable"))==1) I'm not seeing Show Tables as a method in the docs.
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How to separate view from `display_field` of a custom field type?

I am implementing a custom field type which has quite a complex display_field function. I would like to separate the view logic and at the moment I have done the following: function display_field($...
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Extend EE_Loader (or CI_Loader) in ExpressionEngine

I want to extend the EE_Loader class in ExpressionEngine 2, without hacking at core EE (or CI) code. I tried to follow the advice from Simon Emms' blog which would be a clean way to extend CI_Loader, ...