Questions tagged [config]

The process of configuring ExpressionEngine and/or third-party add-ons via the config.php file - or another configuration solution such as Focus Lab's EE Master Config.

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Deny Multiple Login Override in config

Is there a way to disable Deny Multiple Logins via a $config override? Thank you.
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In ExpressionEngine 3, what is the format of the config file to be able to use the Config Service?

I'm developing an add on for Expression Engine 3, and I can't figure out what the format should be for the config file that will be used from the Config Service. The Expression Engine documentation ...
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ExpressionEngine Email Configuration

I have tried using all three methods in the Email Configuration method and when I test these methods via the Tools >> Communicate all three of them work. However when an order is submitted on the ...
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Is it possible to disable XSS filtering on Cartthrob?

I'm looking for some hidden configuration settings that will allow me to disable XSS filtering when using Cartthrob. The global EE config item is ignored. Is this possible?
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Custom config files in an EE addon

I moved a custom addon out of system/third_party into a third_party folder above web root all was well until I realized that the addon didn't account for a different third_party folder location I ...
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Using Master Config

I am using this Master Config, http://eeinsider.com/articles/multi-server-setup-for-ee-2 Problem is my site now shows a server error. Here is a pastie of my master config file. http://pastebin.com/...
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Config setting clarification

Is there a difference between the config variables $config['compress_output'] and $config['gzip_output']? I was getting some errors with a particular add-on while having $config['compress_output']= ...
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Why settings in my config.php aren't overriding settings in the CP

It's my understanding that settings in the config.php override any settings in the control panel. Background: I have copied a site over so it runs from another domain (with the view of closing down ...
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Upgrading EE1 to EE2 database name problem in update script

I'm trying to get an EE1 site up to EE2.5.5 To do this I created a clone of the live site's files. Exported the SQL from the live database and populated a "dev" database with the data then updated ...
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Upload XLS files in EE3?

I can't find a way to whitelist the mime type that will allow the user to upload XLS files. I've tried all of these settings but I'm still being blocked: $config['mime_whitelist_additions'] = array( ...
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Custom addons folder location in ExpressionEngine 3

Does anyone know if there is an config override for changing the addons folder location in ExpressionEngine 3. I can't see anything mentioned in the documentation but I was wondering if I have missed ...
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Multiple language setup with consolidated config file

I'm developing a multi-language site and wish to use the site root level ISO language code folder structure method. But it's not working – I get a blank page when visiting site.com/en/ or site.com/it/....
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Expression Engine install trouble (2.9.2)

I seem to be having some trouble getting expression engine to install on my server. I've set everything up as directed and still am having issues with it. When I go to the home page - no matter what I ...
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How do I add custom styles to Wygwam using a hook?

I want to add an extension to wygwam that allows me to add my own customized dropdown to the toolbar with different css styles. No idea where to start. I want simple styles for pull-quotes and lists. ...
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Does Throttling affect “good” bots negatively?

Throttling limits, "the number of page requests by a single IP address within a given time interval." In the ebook Securing ExpressionEngine 2, Mark Huot writes that, "[Throttling is] one of the first ...
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NSM Config Bootstrap is not overwriting the settings in database.php

This is starting to make me tear my hair out. I've worked with NSM config bootstrap (http://ee-garage.com/nsm-config-bootstrap) on several sites now. It enables you to set your database connection ...
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Blank index.php with no errors (EE 2.8.1)

I am new to EE (but familiar with PHP, SQL, etc.) and am trying to run an EE site locally that was originally made by another developer. It is a large, complex site with numerous plug-ins. EE verson ...
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Multi Environment config/config.php - Staging not working

I've just updated a site from EE2.9.3 to 5.1.1 and am attempting to deploy to a staging location so my client can preview it. I've added a switch statement to users/config/config.php in order to keep ...
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Why Is It Necessary to tell Expression where it is the file system and why more than once?

Don't say it's for flexibility! If flexibility is all that matters, where is software for making a whole website by typing everything freeform all into one field. So we draw lines, make judgments, ...
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Configure to allow EE site to be accessed from more than one domain?

Is there a way to configure EE to allow it to be accessed from more than one URL? Our site has some multilingual capabilities, and we would like to be able to offer users in some areas the ability to ...
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Managing file upload locations with http and https

I've got a file upload location that needs to serve files via http in the public part of the website, and serve files via https in the private part of the website and in the control panel (to avoid ...
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How to use a remote database inside docker containers

I'm attempting to setup a docker container to run expression engine. Using best practices for Docker, it is recommended to separate the db from the web host and php containers. However, it seems there ...
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How to make Assets ignore html files

I'd like to make Assets ignore html files that appear in my file upload directories. I've looked through the Assets docs, and can see that there's a config override that seems to allow this named ...
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overrides in config.php site_url and templatefiles

I have two questions for you: changing the settings for the site_url with $config['site_url'] = "http://domain/"; in config.php works as expected in some places. But the paths in the channel ...
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How to proceed after upgrade error ee2 to 3?

I am upgrading from Expression Engine 2 to 3. The upgrade was stopped and the following is the message I received: Error While Installing 3.4.1 Stopped Oops, there was an error ExpressionEngine ...
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What's the correct syntax for setting up memcached caching driver in EE 2.8+ with socket?

In EE 2.8 and above, you can select 'Memcached' as your 'Caching Driver' under "Admin" => "General Configuration". I am using one of Nexcess' "ExpressionEngine optimized" hosting plans, which lists "...
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running 2 sites on 1 installation

I'm going down the classic route of 2 sites within 1 install for a client who has a multi-lingual site with Transcribe. For those not familiar with that approach, here's the background. What we're ...
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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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upgraded WYGWAM 3.3.3 - config icons not right

When I go into the toolbar config this icon http://d.pr/i/3UIj is used for inserting an image. No console errors. When I look at the actual publish page, everything is as expected. Tried clearing ...
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site's system not coming up correctly

Thanks for helping me with my htaccess issue before and I hope you can help me once more. A little background, I am attempting to have my local machine and staging mimic the production site. I have ...
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where are Server path to site's templates saved

I am working locally and occasionally have to push my files up to staging server, The problem is when I replace the database a variable gets overwritten and breaks my layout. Server path to site's ...
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Config variables in templates

Is there a way to access config variables from the config files via native EE tags so that I can display it in the templates ? Or are there none that I have to right a plugin for it?
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Manipulating the Style menu in WYGWAM?

This thing drives me nuts. There is no reason this thing should be so small. I'd love to: Make it larger, both vertically and horizontally; and Style the text inside. I don't necessarily want it to ...
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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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Why am I getting 404 error page on subpages on my test site sitting in subfolder of my live site?

I have created a test version of my site in a subfolder of my live site. The root of my live site is in /public_html and my test site is in /public_html/test.mydomain.com. I have set up a dns ...
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EE 1, adding another server

So I have searched but I seem to only find information on setting up EE in the config.php for multiple server environments - local, staging, production. What Im looking to get some information on is ...
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Define Database Error (Upgrading 2.10.1 to 3)

I apologize for a question that I know has been asked and answered. However, I don't have enough reputation to reply to the answer, just to provide another "answer", which I don't have. ...
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How do I set X-Frame-Options in config.php

I need to be able to display content from one EE site on another using an iFrame. By default X-Frame-Options for EE is set to "SAMEORIGIN". I know this is set in Core, so I don't want to do the ...
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HTTPS url just redirects back to HTTP

I have a site that's running EE 3.3 and I'm trying to change it to include the SSL certificate that's just been installed on the server. I normally can change the config or the URL settings to ...
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Unable to change URL to the root directory of my site in global configuration?

Using Expression Engine 2 the going to Admin>General configuration I am trying to change both "URL to the root directory of your site" and "URL to your "themes" folder" I can type the changes in no ...
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2 different domains (MSM) frontend problem ONLY. We can not switch site and stay logged in

MSM site on different domains (NOT subdomains) When logged in to CP we can switch sites. When logged in through a frontend form we can not. Settings for all sites: cookies cookies Config system: ...
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Updating Member preferences for one member group resets other member groups

I'm running 2.6.1 (can't update right now) I have 2 member groups (+ admin) Each time I update the channel publishing preferences the preferences of the other channel all revert to no access. Is ...
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Entries can't be updated - 404

I'm having a problem with EE; when updating or creating an entry I get redirected to the 404 page. I've researched a lot because this is getting annoying. I've tried checking the .htaccess as a common ...
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Redirect after forum log-in when site_url is protocol agnostic

I have stumbled across an issue with the forum module whereby if you have a site_url specified in config as protocol agnostic, i.e. minus http: or https: then the redirect after forum log-in always ...
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Problem with date/time setting

So I have ExpressionEngine Core Core v2.10.1 - Build Date: 20150501 installed and under localisation I have set to see 24 hour default time formatting and to include seconds in the default time format,...
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Themes folder above root

Is it possible to move the themes folder above the root? I am using MSM and want to move the folder away from the main site.
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Focus Lab Master Config vs System Config

My base template path doesn't appear to be working, and I'm not quite sure what I should have in the system/../config.php file? (I started with a config.php file from another project that doesn't use ...
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Setting a global session cookie path

I'm seeing PHPSESSID set at /members/ when I have $config['cookie_path'] = '' (also tried $config['cookie_path'] = '/'). Shouldn't this config ensure all session cookies are set at the root path? I'...
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When I am logged in to expression engine, load times are much slower

I have a scrolling ajax section on the home page that takes ~40 msec to load when I am not logged in, and 110-130msec when I am logged in. I have disabled all user tracking, and played with cookies vs ...
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MasterConfig seems to retain reference to Republic Variables somewhere

I just performed a clean install of EE onto a local virtual host, and having checked the installation by successfully logging into the CP, followed that up by bringing into play the MasterConfig files....

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