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Custom-fields is what make EE tick. In a blog or news website analogy, besides an excerpt or body field, entries can have all kinds of custom-fields, from date type fields to google-maps.

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How can I sort entries by ascending integers?

I am trying to use a custom field sort_order to order entries by setting the Field Content type of a Text Input to Integer. I'm using EE2. Expected behavior: Entry 1 with a sort_order of 10 Entry 2 ...
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Is there a known problem with EE v4 and Channel form grid field?

I have made Channel forms with grid fieds on many sites, all with EE2. I test now EE4, and whatever I do, it does not work. Strange errors occur, like fluid field not found (I have no fluid fields ...
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Custom Fieldtype: How to check save($data)

Developing a custom fieldtype and having trouble getting the entry data to save to the exp_channel_data table. I know that the data passed must be a string and I am trying to catch the data at the ...
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before_channel_entry_save hook

I am writing an extension on EE 3.5.11 and I am using the before_channel_entry_save hook. In the EE documentation it says and modifications to the object will be saved. I am doing something like this ...
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Find sperator in field

Is there anyway to output entry data from a particular field, find the separator and output HTML based on that separator? Example: Postcode Field for Entry Outputs: LL21, LL22, LL33, LL44, LL46 ...
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Alternative plugin for Field Editor 2 for EE3

Has anyone who uses Field Editor 2 tried updating to EE3? Did it break? According to the plugin page, https://devot-ee.com/add-ons/field-editor, this plugin does not support EE3, but I've found that ...
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EE cuts the content of a big field

We have a text field were we want to put quite big HTML content (955 lines). We were able to do it without problem a few weeks ago, but now it's cutting the content, apparently always at the same ...
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Images from deleted member are gone

I deleted a member and EE 3.3.4 asked me to reassign entries created by that member to an existing member, all good. So I did it. Most of that entries were in a channel that had a custom field of ...
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Method to add multiple fields to a channel entry

I'm building a website on ExpressionEngine 3.5.10. One of the channels, training, is for Training courses. It's possible that each training course has multiple: date, time, location, price. In other ...
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Undefined index in custom field?

I'm getting the following error when I turn on debugging. Notice Undefined index: m_field_ft_3 ee/legacy/libraries/channel_entries_parser/components/Custom_member_field.php, line 120 I don't get ...
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How to list all members and their custom member fields?

I'm trying to figure out how to have a page that lists all members with basic fields like email, screen_name and then all the other custom member fields I created.
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EE3 category select custom field

Is there an EE3 custom field out there somewhere that allows selecting one or more categories, like this EE2 addon by Wes Baker: https://devot-ee.com/add-ons/wb-category-select
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Creating a featured channel entry

I would like to add channel field checkbox called featured and filter out the entries if it is checked. Can this be done using the channel entries tag?
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When viewing entries in CP, can I view custom fields?

I'd like to show custom fields--more than just defaults (ID/Title/Date/Status). Anyone know of a way to do this? Using EE 3.4.0
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Problem with Custom Field in template

I have this a template that has this code: <h3 class="futura">General Info</h3> {exp:channel:entries channel="online_courses" orderby="nav_order" sort="asc" dynamic="no"} {sp_left_nav}...
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Freemember and custom member fields

I'm using freemember on a user registration form and custom fields are not being passed to the member profile on registration. I've tried both standard m_field_id_22 and freemember member_newsletter ...
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Comparing custom member field with current date

I have a member field [cb1_expire] that I am using to store the expiration date in the user profile. The format that will be put into the field will always be "mm/dd/yyyy". (field type is text) I ...
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How can I tell if a fieldtype is in use?

I'm trying to clean up my EE install and there are a few third-party fieldtypes that I'm reasonably sure aren't in use. But I'd like to make sure before removing them. Is there any way to tell, other ...
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jQuery version conflict in channel form / zoo visitor

I have a zoo visitor (1.3.34) registration form on EE 2.10.3 with a multiple relationship field. This field get rederred and I can select relationships when this default parameter is in use ...
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How to Display custom fields into tabs?

I’m new to EE and coming from a Drupal background. I’m enjoying learning EE. Question: How do I display the fields from a custom channel into tabs? A perfect example I would like to replicate is ...
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Expresso store - adding note after order

Is it possible to add a note to an order AFTER it is completed. I'd like the user to add a note AND add data to a hidden field that is added to an order. This really needs to be done after the order ...
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Is there a simple way for the client to add to a dropdown list on a publish page?

I'm creating an "events" channel and I want to have a dropdown list on the publish page so the editor can select the country in which an event takes place. Initially, events will only happen in 2 or 3 ...
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Can a custom field be populated by external JSON?

I'm building the marketing portion of a larger system, where a catalog of products is in a separate database. I need a custom select field that represents the products in the catalog, so I can relate ...
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Comma in Text Input

I have a channel field Text Input where I need to store numbers with comma as a string. I set the fields Field Content to All. Unfortunately, if I enter a comma in the field, like in 2,5, the field ...
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How get the particular part for a string?

How to get a particular part of a string? e.g after some special characters or some words.
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add/publish new field data for existing channel entries

I have and existing channel with existing entries. I added a new custom field, a radio button group, with options YES/NO, with the default option being YES. The field is now available in the edit ...
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Uninstalling add-ons Subscriptions causing DB error

I'm trying to uninstall two add-ons that we have no intention of using on the production version of this project (Store and Subscriptions). Unfortunately, every time I go to uninstall I get this ...
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How to get Calendar and Event data from Solspace Calendar?

I am trying to make a template that outputs JSON, listing all events within a date range. I want to be able to display my custom channel fields in the Event channel, as well as within the Calendar ...
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Fiedtype to allow selection of layout using thumbnail images?

I'm looking for a field type that could let my client choose a certain template for the single page of an entry. I'm thinking a radio button field type but i'd like to show the option as an image.. ...
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Custom Field Type - Data is not being saved

I'm creating a custom field type. But the data isn't being saved to the database. There are several values that are being combined into a string, divided by a pipe character. I've checked the save() ...
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How to make the Rich Text area larger?

I'm using the standard EE 'Textarea (Rich Text)' field (on EE 2.10.1), but no matter what I put in the 'Textarea Rows' field, when viewing the field in the control panel it's only around 150 pixels ...
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Pair variables on Custom Field Type

In the Custom Field Type, I've made separate table to store other information. So it means single field value contain many values in array. I want to use this array as pair tags on expressionengine. ...
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Does adding Channel fields affect existing content in those channels?

I'm looking to add a couple non-required channel fields to a particular channel on my site. How will adding these channel fields affect existing content in that particular channel? What will the ...
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Images are gone with membergroup

If i create a new membergroup, based on the users membergroup. All the images from a custom field are not showing. If i switch the user to the default membergroup, it works again. users that are not ...
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How do I determine which channel field groups are not being used?

We've created a lot of channels over the years some of which have been pruned back. This potentially leaves their channel field groups as useless clutter. There doesn't seem to be a view within ...
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Channel Form - Relationship Field - Custom Field

I have a channel form with a relationship field options: loop. I'm trying to also get a custom field from this relationship. Is that possible? If yes, how? {exp:channel:form channel="message_on_hold"}...
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PHP Error with Channel Field Group

I am getting a PHP Error, when I go to publish > Channel(name). I have this assigned to what I call the 'master' field group (master) it has 15 fields. I set up a test field group and assigned it to ...
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Automatically delete certain channel entries

My website has two channels: pet_owners and pets. pets channel also has custom field named owner_id. My problem is: whenever an entry from pet_owners is deleted, would it be possible to force certain ...
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Use Custom Field as Timezone Parameter in Date Field

I have a custom field where the publisher can choose what time zone they want the entry date to display as, but I'm having trouble when trying to use it in the template: {exp:channel:entries ...
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Do unused custom fields affect performance?

If there are custom fields that are not used e.g., optional, in all entries, does this in any way affect performance? I am considering implementing a somewhat monolithic custom fieldset to be ...
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Call EE publish from another module and prepopulate some fields

I have a custom module that members update team and player information. I would like to use a channel for publishing match reports rather than code it into the module. Is it possible to call the ...
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Custom Fields in DevDemon Subscriptions

Has anyone been able to get Custom Fields to work with the DevDemon Subscriptions add-on? At the very bottom of this page (http://www.devdemon.com/documentation/tag/subs-subscribe/) there are two ...
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style=“display:none” breaks publish page when saving Error: “Not Allowed”

Having a strange issue where I am inserting google / facebook tracking snippets into a textarea custom field (formatting: none). In one of the snippets of code an image has style="display:none", if ...
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Expresso Store display custom field on checkout page

I'm trying to display a custom field (a product picture) in the checkout page but it's getting buggy. I'd like to display a picture of each product next to it's info. When the page is processed, it ...
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Adding the total number from a specific custom field of all channel entries

I am wondering if the following is possible to do within ExpressionEngine: On the front end of the site, I would like ExpressionEngine to search a particular custom field within a particular channel, ...
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Carthrob Get custom order data field value

I am using cartthrob I have created a custom field called notes I am working on a pre authorize hook I can retrieve the current order details like $this->EE->cartthrob->cart->order('payment_gateway')...
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Add-on to auto-populate latitude/longitude fields based on user-entered location?

I'm using leaflet.js to create a map page displaying events with descriptive map pins based on location. The javascript initialization for each pin looks like the following: L.marker([41.8781136, -87....
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PHP Error Notice Undefined index: field_ta_rows in textarea/ft.textarea.php

I have this PHP warning noticed that's appearing in one of my channels and I'm not sure what the issue is. My channel has 9 custom fields; 4 grid fields, 3 text input fields, a text area field and a ...
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Dynamic Content In Fancybox Not Working

I have a listing of staff member that I want to have a link that pops up a bio via fancybox. I have no problem getting this to work using static id's, but when I try to do it dynamically via a custom ...