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Showing parents of parents of parents, using Playa to build a pedigree chart

I am afraid that this is rocketscience for me, I do not understand the principle. I must show related entrees, and their related entrees, and their etcetera. In a grid, like a pedigree chart Let me ...
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Playa inside Matrix with MSM

We're seeing a bit of strange behavior - perhaps our eyes are missing the obvious thing? This block of code works correctly when used in a template in the main or default site in a MSM configuration....
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Channel Entries API title issue

I'm using Expression Engine's Channel Entries API and am having an issue with it. User can add credits to their name. The storing of these credits work fine. If they choose to update their profile ...
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Playa fields not parsing tags

after moving my site from one production environment to another, Im getting strange results in a Playa field. the tags are not being parsed, but values have been set. what causes this sort of ...
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Complex nested playa relationships

I'm building a site where I'm having trouble wrapping my head around the logic needed to accomplish what I would like to do. I have three channels: Brands, Regions, Business Unit. Brands have a ...
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Playa not playing with Zurb Foundation css

I'm getting a conflict when using Playa with Zurb Foundation. I have the playa field in a exp:channel:form tag and it works fine in the current site, which doesn't use foundation, but in the ...
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Database Error When I Delete a Channel in EE 2.9.0

Using EE 2.9.0 and Playa 4.5.1 I tried to delete a channel in ExpressionEngine and when I did I got this error. Please advise? A Database Error Occurred Error Number: 1146 Table 'mydb....
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Embeding a playa in matrix using tabs

I am trying to build tabs using a matrix with a playa inside of it my basic code looks something like this. I did something like this inside before and works. does anyopne know what I am missing? ...
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SuperSearch Results for Entries using Playa displaying Entry ID

When I search through SuperSearch and get a result that uses the Playa field the Entry ID ## of the associated field is incorporated. For instance, I'm searching projects which are associated with a ...
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EE Entry will not save when Playa relationship is searched for relationship

The most bizarre thing has just started: When either creating or updating an entry with a playa field and I use the built-in playa search for the relationship, the EE entry will not save (returns to ...
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Using Playa to display fixed and then random entries

I'm using Playa to display entries in a "Featured Stories" list. Let's say I have ten stories selected in the Playa. I'd like to be able to control the first three featured stories in the order they ...
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Can't get my conditional to work inside a Playa field

I want to insert a simple exception, using an "if" statement, into the flow of my Playa field's output. But it's not working. Can I get help? Here's the code that works: {prac_area_contact_people ...
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Finding entries an entry is related to in Playa

I'm not sure how best to ask this question, hopefully I do it justice... On this page: http://www.aribalive.com/las-vegas-2014/agenda I use Playa to relate breakout sessions to specific agenda items (...
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Matrix and Playa | Loop Through Row As Many Times as Playa Relationships that Exist

I've run into a bit of a roadblock. I'm relating two channels via a Playa relationship. The two channels are 'positions' and 'locations'. The 'locations' channel contains a Matrix field with a Playa ...
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Slow input for Pixel and Tonic's Matrix with Playa cell

in my expressionengine backend I use matrix to create an agenda for events. The fields are: day, time, title, description, file and speaker (using playa field). Filling this matrix field with e.g. 24 ...
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Playa Plug in - Slows down site to a crawl?

I have a site running playa module and it's painfully slow to run any queries. Here is my tag code: {exp:channel:entries channel="sous_sous_categorie" url_title="{segment_4}" dynamic="no"} ...
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Duplicate Entries in Backend of Playa Field 4.4.5

I'm currently working with Playa on a project and having an issue where playa is creating what looks like duplicate items in its list, when editing a entry based on any number of categories being ...
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Upgrade to EE2 - Playa content not displaying

I just upgraded a large site from EE1 to 2.6.1 and to Playa 4.4.3. The site was previously using Solspace's Related Entries, and Playa seemed to have converted these successfully - the related entries ...
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How deep into a Matrix field type can I go with IF statements?

Bear with me as I explain my setup... I have a channel called Speaker and a channel field called speaker_media that is a matrix field type. Inside the matrix I have a channel field for speaker_audio, ...
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Playa ext.playa.php error

After moving my deployment to a VM for development purposes I now am getting this error on my pages. Severity: Notice Message: Array to string conversion Filename: playa/ext.playa.php Line ...
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Server Migration : New Lines in Playa Tag Pair Breaking Templates

I have an issue where the same template - specifically Playa tag pair - works on one server, but not on another. I just used the Plesk migration manager to move from a Media Temple DV 3.5 to DV 4. ...
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Content Structure using Playa and Matrix

I have the following relationship that I am trying to model in EE using Playa and Matrix plugins: Song List (has many Songs) -> Song (has many arrangements) -> Arrangement (P&T asset field) - ...
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get the values from 1 Matrix column into a dropdown select for another Matrix field column in another Channel

So I have 2 channels: Channel NEIGHBORHOOD has a Matrix Field called "neighbors" and it gathers a list of people's names and info on them. Channel EVENTS has a Matrix field called "guests" and I ...
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Interesting Playa bug requiring two closing tags of nested exp:playa:children tag pair

{exp:channel:entries} {exp:playa:children var_prefix="parent"} {parent:exp:playa:children var_prefix="child"} {/parent:exp:playa:children} {/parent:exp:playa:children} ...
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Playa upgrade from 3.0.9 to 4.4.3 missing relationship data

I just upgraded EE from 2.1 to 2.6.1, then upgraded Playa from 3.0.9 to 4.4.3. I realized I had to rewrite the syntax in the templates. That wasn't fun. But the real issue I am having is the missing ...
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Accessing Channel Entries in Module

Ok so here's my idea. I have a site, and for example it's going to have multiple channels with relational data... So like a Cars channel and a features channel. The features will be tied to the cars ...
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Playa - Related Entries search post call fails

In the related entries field, after typing a search term, a post call is made to return back a list of related entries that fit the search term. However, it is failing for us as you can see in the ...
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Playa with Matrix field loop breaking on different environment

Ok guys, I have both latest versions of Matrix and Playa. I'm doing my whole build locally but when I pushed to my production server I'm having an issue. What I have is... A group of Home types that ...
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Have to resave all entries after playa converts

After convertis my channel relationship to playa I have to resave all my entries in order for it to work. On the dev site it seemed to work correctly.
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Playa inside matrix dynamically reload singles select list in safecracker form

I'm using playa inside a matrix form in safecracker to add ingredients into my recipe list. If the ingredient isn't listed as an entry already, I've added a modal window that allows you to add a new ...
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Playa hidden field with safecracker not (completely?) creating relationships

Going crazy here - I can't get any results to display in exp:playa:parents when specifying a particular channel. If I don't include the channel= parameter I get a result from another channel which is ...
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Let customers remove items from CartThrob packages

I've got a setup on a site (currently running with CartThrob) where I need to select a Price Modifier (or Matrix) row via a Playa field, which I realise isn't possible with a hack. There would be 100'...
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Re-importing live EE2 Playa/Matrix data into local EE3 upgrade using native Grid/Relationship fields

I’m currently updating an EE2 to EE3 which has a lot of playa / matrix custom fields. On my local ee2 dev site I am about to run the Playa/Matrix importer addon to get duplicate field data into the ...
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Parsing issue with Low Variable - Playa field (EE 2.11.9)

Obscure issue for you here. I have a Low Variable (using Playa) that contains several entries. I need to pass the entry_id for each entry to an embedded file. When I do this, the embed loads, but the ...
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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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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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Pull through entries that are not in playa

Is it possible with the playa field to pull through entries that aren't selected. The idea is, I want to be able to pull through the entries that are selected and give them a tick icon, and then also ...
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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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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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Unable to open entries after creating Playa field

I have just installed Playa but after I created a Playa field I can't edit or publish any entries in the admin panel anymore. When I try to publish or create an entry I get a spinner until it ends ...
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Getting list of Zoo Visitor entries with No Playa Parents and Solspace Super Search Result

I'm trying to get a Super Search results loop that only displays entries with No Parents... I'm currently pulling out all the results and just showing a label for the entries that don't have a Playa ...
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How to stop auto-increment on either MX Title Control or Title Master

Both MX Title Control and Title Master add an auto-increment value for each relationship entry for the same name. Is there any way to prevent that? It causes a problem in my site. Or maybe there's ...
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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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Change in output for playa:parents inside Stash when going from PHP 5.3.x – 5.4.x

This template works fine on PHP 5.3.x: {exp:stash:set parse_tags="yes" conditionals="yes"} {stash:st_content} {exp:channel:entries channel="people" url_title="{segment_3}" dynamic="no"...
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Dynamically filter Playa field based on children of current selection in another Playa field

I want to publish a channel entry that enables members to select entries that are related through a Playa relations. For example I have a channel that members will use to create a entry (let's call ...
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Database Error when upgrading Playa

I've been performing an ExpressionEngine upgrade from v2.5 to 2.9.2. Everything seems to be going well except for the db error I get when upgrading playa. Playa appears to be working, but I get the ...
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Adding playa entry into field (e.g. related gallery)

Anyone know the best way to add a playa related entry (in this case a gallery) directly into a post area (wygwam or richtext field for example)? I need to have flexibility here, so could be 1 or 20 ...
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Templates with playa returning blank pages

I have a fully-functioning EE site (which I didn't build) but I am migrating over to a new server, and everything is operating as it should with the exception of pages that have playa code in it. If ...
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Deep content structure. Entries at each level (Categories, Relationships or Playa?)

If you had this structure Main - Channel + Entry + Related/categories Entries Main Sub - Entry + Related/categories Entries Sub - Entry + Related/categories Entries Article Entry Where each ...