Questions tagged [entries]

Channel Entries are the primary tag used to show the content you create and edit via ExpressionEngine’s Publish section. It’s the most powerful tag in ExpressionEngine, and the most commonly used since its main function is to retrieve and display your site’s content.

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Show entry versions on front-end

If I have entry versioning turned on is there any way that I can show details of previous entry versions on the front end?
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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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Change order of channel entries output with multiple channels

I have a channel entries call which is pulling in 2 channels (channel_1 and channel_2), what i want to be able to do is always make the first / latest post show from channel_1, even if channel_2 has ...
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Can I do {exp:channel:entries channel=“*wildcardsearch*”}?

I have multiple channels that I'd like to include, and it would be more convenient to use a wildcard search than piped list. Is there an easy way to do this? Currently I'm thinking of defining a ...
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How can I compare the categories assigned to 2 different entries?

I'm trying to compare two entries from two different channels and see if they share a common category. Each entry can be assigned to a number of categories. Both channels use the same category group. ...
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Safecracker entries not showing in front end

Pretty new to EE, I am creating a site similar to desert island discs - but for crisps for a friend and as part of my uni assignment. I'm using EE 2.5 and Safecracker 2.1. I have created the ...
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Categories Tag inside of Channel Entries Tag understanding problem

I use this code to list and filter my 3000 blog entries by category. {exp:channel:entries channel="blog" limit="200" disable="member_data|pagination|category_fields" category="1&2" dynamic="no" parse=...
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What is the best way to delete every entry in a channel?

What is the best way to delete every entry in a particular channel? I'm talking thousands of entries, so checking each entry and clicking delete isn't going to work. I also know you can't just delete ...
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EE1 Site Not Parsing Custom Fields Locally

I've just finished the local setup of a site running EE 1.7.1. I have one issue... custom fields inside the exp:weblog:entries tag are not parsing at all. The title does show correctly. I've check ...
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How to use the same template section for content from different channels at different times?

I am new to EE and trying to figure out how to use it for our CMS needs. We have the following 2 channels, names self-explanatory: 1. News Articles 2. Press Releases These will have their own pages ...
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Entry date field not showing up correctly

<h7>{entry_date format="%F %m %Y"}</h7> This is the code I have for my entries, I want to display the date as to when content was posted. I have 2 videos up right now, their actual dates ...
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Change H3s into H2s + H4s into H3s for entries in specific channels in one-go

For a while the site editors have been using the wrong HTML headings (to get headings to look "right" instead of asking for the style sheet to be modified). We have hundred of entries (in two ...
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Excluding a Category

I am using ExpressionEngine 2.5.2 I have a website that includes a featured blog post at the top, as well as a news section that all of my blog posts in chronological order. When a blog post is ...
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Partially Displaying Checkbox Options Based on Tab

This is somewhat a follow on question to Grouping Channel Fields Say I have a checkbox field that has 100 options. I'd like to show about 20 options only when in a certain tab, then the complete 100 ...
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Channel Entries - Skip a particular channel entry

Okay, I've got a page with a url that has the channel entry title in the URL. At the beginning of the page, I show the single article for that entry, but then underneath the article, I need to show ...
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Creating a read more link for blog.

I am working on a site that has a main entry but as I post new entries, it pushes existing content down into summarized items the user can click on for more. I want to have a little summary so the ...
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Building a set of list items using Stash. Not working as expected

A while back I built a simple image slider that used "featured" entries from an EE channel. This all works great but did mean that I had to run 2 {exp:entries} tag pairs - the first to get the big ...
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What's the limit on entry views tracking?

Does entry views tracking allow you for 4 instances all together or 4 instances per channel?
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How can I prevent all entries from being listed with an arbitrary url?

This is quite a basic question I think, but when viewing a template with entries with the standard entries tag: {exp:channel:entries channel="mywebsite"} and if I replace the last segment with ...
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Channel Entries - possible to search relationship field?

I need a list of all entries filtered by a relationship field. I thought I might be able to use the search parameter: http://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/modules/channel/channel_entries....
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Is there a better way to direct users after adding/editing an entry?

A thing that annoys me about EE and Structure is that when I add/edit an entry within a channel, I get redirected back to Structure main page. I might want to add another entry, edit another entry in ...
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Need to list all channel:entries, and do something different on “some” of them

I have a need to pull all entries (in this case only 20 or so) from a channel, and have 5 random results do something different to the other 15. What's the best way to achieve this?
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If url_title doesn't exist, display random entry

Edited to be more specific in regards to my other modules/plugins: I have a site that is basically set up like a printed calendar with an image on top and the content for the month below. The image ...
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Showing native 'child' entries for an entry in the CP

Is anyone aware of an #eecms extension which adds a list of 'child entries' to a parents edit screen in the control panel? I'm sure I've seen an extension that does this in the past but I can't locate ...
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Load entries with Ajax and offset existing entries

So, i've got a page where it shows 2 news entries. Then there is a link that when clicked, loads in via ajax more entries until they run out. My template that gets pulled in via ajax looks like this: ...

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