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Matrix is a custom fieldtype created by Pixel & Tonic to allow rows of data (or "matrixes") within a single entry.

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Does anyone know how to create a staging for Expression Engine version 2?

I am wondering where can I find some steps to create a staging for EE2 ?
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How can I add an ampersand (or similar) following all but the final entry in a Matrix loop?

I have a series of entries coming from a Matrix field on a page. If there is more than one entry I would like a "+" to follow each entry, except for the final entry. I've tried using backspace, but ...
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Sorting Issue With Matrix

There seems to be a sorting issue on our website with our featured news articles. I've tried everything from the orderby and sort parameters for the gencon_feature_entries channel field and nothing ...
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Linking a low variable to an entry

How can we link a low variable to an existing channel entry? Let's say a matrix low variable needs to be displayed only on a certain channel entry.
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How to pull {category_url_title} from related content

Wondering how I can pull {category_url_title} back from a Matrix field {recipes-related} that uses PLAYA related entries for {left} and {right}. I have this but doesn't pull the Category URL Title ...
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matrix.css not loading after upgrading matrix from 2.5.10 to 3.0.2 when opening Channel Entries in Control panel

We are now upgrading Vcuqatar main site http://www.qatar.vcu.edu/ from EE version 2.7.3 to version 3.5.12 we are now implementing up-gradation on local test server before implementing it on live ...
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my_playa_field:child_ids is misbehaving in a matrix field

I've got a weird little issue. This used to work in EE2 {landingpage_matrix_widgets} {embed='{widget_embed}' widget_title='{widget_title}' widget_variables='{widget_variables}' widget_quicklink_pages=...
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Order Item shows Number after option name

I have a confirmation email which shows the customer which item & option they have selected. For some reason it is also showing numbers "1 0" after the option name (Think these are pulled from the ...
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Don't display duplicate column data from Matrix

If I have a matrix field with data like Mon X Y Mon A B Tue X Y Wed X Y Wed A B how can I output that on the front-end so that it looks like Mon Tue Wed X Y ...
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How do I import checkbox field values using DataGrab?

How do I format checkbox field values in an XML DataGrab import? I should mention that this checkbox field is in a Matrix but I am not sure if that will affect anything. I've tried using the usual ...
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Reduce queries of Matrix with nested Playa fields

I need to display a tour itinerary which is put together in a Matrix field where the first column selects the day of the itinerary and another column is a Playa field that relates to entries in a ...
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Help with replacing image placeholders in matrix rows — using Stash?

I have some legacy code that was using mx_jumper successfully. On updating to EE 2.11.2 the code no longer works. The context is a Matrix field with rows including: A text field called {item_desc} ...
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How can I make dynamic Grid (or Matrix) fields in the control panel?

I have two Grid fields, the first of which is a Relationship field. I need the second Grid field's format to change based on the selection made in the first field. For exmample: If Grid Field 1 = A ...
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Super search with Playa and Matrix

I'm currently building a product website with a Super Search search, which needs to find keywords in Matrix data through a Playa field. My structure is looking like this: Channel Product - Custom ...
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Assign class to First Nolan row of every matrix row

I tried and was unsuccessful in writing a conditional for assigning a class to first Nolan row of every matrix row. Any pointers on the conditional?
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Low Variable Matrix Search No Results

I'm having a bear of a time with what I thought would be a simple conditional. I've got a Low Variables Matrix field with several dates and custom messages. Basically the client wants to use these ...
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Display only unique values from a Matrix column

Am trying to display only unique values from a matrix column Is it possible with using the Query module?
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EE Matrix filepicker error: Cannot read property 'rows' of null

I'm getting the following error when opening the file picker in a Matrix field. It's broken the keyword search box and pagination within the file picker. TypeError: Cannot read property 'rows' of ...
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Matrix 2.6.1 not working with EE revisions

We have an older version of EE (2.5.1) and Matrix was not saving standard EE revisions of an entry. The field was upgraded to the latest (2.6.1), but it's still not saving any revised data. This is ...
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Matrix Playa MSM limit playa children to once per loop

I am running EE 2.5.2 Playa 4.3.3 Matrix 2.4.3 I have a matrix field inside channel entries pair tag. The first column in that matrix is a playa field type. That playa field relates to a ...
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Outputting a Matrix inside of a Playa field

I've found a couple other posts regarding same issue, but can't seem to resolve with any solutions out there. Everything is outputting fine except content in tag pair {studies_outline_block}, which ...
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How to get width, height from file field within a matrix cell

I have a site with a matrix field that stores images (file field) in one matrix cell and captions in another. I am trying to get the file field to output the height and width of the image. Here is my ...
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How can i display single image on front-end by using matrix module?

I want to display single image on front-end by using matrix module. when I am uploading 2 image in slider I can see both image in slider but if i upload single image i can not see image at front-end....
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Playa in a matrix column P&T example

I've been trying to use the sample code from Pixel and Tonic for accessing playa data in a matrix field (ee2.10, playa 4.5.2, matrix 2.6.1). They provide a very clear example which I cannot get to ...
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Store modifier value not being output inside Matrix

I'm not sure if this is a problem with Matrix or Store. With the following code: {modifiers} {if modifier_name=="Linen"} {modifier_options} <input type="radio" name="{modifier_input_name}" id="{...
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Before and after images for each entry

I have a channel for "projects", and each project has multiple before and after images associated with it. What would be the best way of organizing this in terms of channel fields? I'm currently using ...
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Unable to delete only existing row in Matrix field with required columns in Channel Form

I'm using a channel form with inline errors containing matrix fields in EE 2.10.1 with Matrix 2.6.1 The matrix fields are set to have no rows initially & they have some required columns, but the ...
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SQL query in a channel:next/prev_entry to output an image in a matrix column

I'm trying to create a Prev / Next navigation system using thumbnail images. The images for each entry are held in a four column matrix field (field_id = 8). I just want the first image held in the ...
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Some Assets images missing from matrix fields after upgrade

Upgraded from 2.5.2 to 2.10.1 and now some of the Assets stored images are missing from Matrix fields in some entries (The rows are blank with just a caption left behind and the 'Add file' button. I ...
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Low Variable and Matrix count not showing

I have a matrix field in a low variable and I would like to access the loop value (count) of the row. The loop runs throug without any problem and the values are shown on only the count isn't working ...
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Using a grid/matrix field to set stock levels for different colours with CartThrob

I'm working on a fabric store where each entry for a type of fabric has multiple colours: each colour is the same price so I don't really need price modifiers, but they can have different stock levels....
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Search Parameter within Matrix Field

Is there an easy way to search within a Matrix field for a particular value and if it matches to display the associated entry? Similar to how the "search:" parameter allows you to constrain Channel ...
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Conditional with Low Variables, Matrix and Playa

I've gone every which way to get the following conditional to work, but it never renders the if:else variable: <!-- matrix field --> {show_override_age_policy} <!-- loop through Playa ...
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Matrix, Drag and Drop Upload

i'd like to combine Channel Images with Matrix, or at least a Drag and Drop File upload for a Matrix Field. I couldn't find anything like that, so maybe someone here can help Is it possible to upload ...
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Matrix, Low Variables file upload cell randomly removing image

EE 2.9.3 LV 2.6.0 Matrix 2.6.1 This has happened twice now. There are a number of low variables with Matrix fields where a file upload cell is losing the image that was uploaded. The image is not ...
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Import data into EE database in a module - matrix error

I am importing data from another site via a module i am building. The channel I am importing to has a matrix field. I am doing this like so: ee()->load->library('api'); ee()->api-&...
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getting the Matrix rows of a Playa entry

I have the following Stash variable list to get the related author of an article {exp:stash:set_list name="my_list" parse_tags="yes" parse_depth="2"} {exp:playa:children var_prefix="children" ...
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Matrix very slow when editing entries

I currently have a matrix field within my channel entries. When this field is empty, the edit entries loads perfectly well. However, once data is added to the matrix field, for example i have an entry ...
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Random matrix image on homepage and interior pages

I have a Matrix channel field to display sponsor images in a sidebar. I want to output 1 random image on page load and give user the option to only show specific sponsors on the homepage with Switch ...
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Not able to add matrix rows after 99 rows

I am not able to add more than 99 rows in my matrix field though I have already set Maximum rows to 1000, not sure whats happening. Is it a BUG or LIMIT of matrix field type? EE version : 2.6.1 ...
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Mutliple Images in a Matrix row

I have a Matrix field that has a series of columns for showing content. Each row has the following: Title Content Image Image Caption Now sometimes I may want to have more than 1 image within each ...
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ExpressionEngine Matrix :total_rows doesn't work when no rows

Matrix 2.5 and 2.6 on ExpressionEngine 2.7.3. The :total_rows property doesn't work when there are no rows. It works fine when there are rows. Below isn't actual code, but it's showing the gist. {...
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Sort a Matrix using a Playa field inside the Matrix?

I have a Matrix field with a Playa field in it. I'd like to sort the output of the Matrix using a text field from the Playa field. Is that possible? Here's my code; I'd like to be able to sort by {...
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Totaling up and averaging numeric Matrix/Grib fields

I'm building a review channel and would like to know how to go about developing this. Say for instance I'm reviewing an album and have the ratings breakdown into different categories with ratings ...
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Matrix & EE 2.9.2 SQL Error

I am using version 2.9.2 EE and Matrix 2.6.1 (both the latest versions of each software). Each time I try to publish a channel entry that has a Matrix fieldtype I am getting the following error ...
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Matrix and Solspace Importer issue with saving properly

I'm not sure which plugin is at fault here, but here goes. Using the latest version of all plugins, and EE. I have an Importer task to create entries, from a feed of about 20. One field in this feed ...
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Using session_variables and conditionals with Matrix!

The Situation: I'm building a new feature for a wildlife-based charity. They want to spice up their donation form to include images of relevant animals based on how users have been browsing the site. ...
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Wrong upload directory of upload field

I have a Matrix upload field which doesn't show the correct upload folder. And when I want to upload an image into that wrong folder I get the error: File aready exists. But that is not true. It ...
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Disable automatic link creation from Matrix text field

I have Matrix field that has a file cell and text cell with the formatting set to none. If there is a url in the text cell when I access it a template it automatically creates a link. I can't seem to ...
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Matrix will not work with URL segments to set a row id

I'm trying to do something incredibly simple yet it just won't work and I'm getting frustrated. I have a list of staff members in a Matrix field. Upon selecting a staff member the user is taken to a ...