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Fluid fields - How to

Each entry in the fluid field stores the content of whatever fields are defined for that entry from the set of fields assigned to the fluid field. So for each entry in your channel you might have a ...
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Where are relationship field data stored?

Relationships are stored in exp_relationships - the exp_channel_data content for a relationship field is irrelevant. So your query would need to do a join between exp_channel_titles and ...
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In EE 2.9.1 is there a way to removed default fields from the registration page?

There are are a number of options open to you: Edit the default member registration template in Design->Templates->Themes->Member Profile Templates Use an add-on like Freemember Create your own ...
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How can I tell if a fieldtype is in use?

This MySQL query should give you a list of fieldtypes which are not currently in use as Channel or Grid fields: SELECT name FROM exp_fieldtypes WHERE (SELECT COUNT(*) FROM exp_channel_fields ...
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What field type should I use for currency?

In the field Text Field the four types of Allowed content (i.e. what you are allowed to put into the field if EE will let you save the entry it is part of) are: All - any content (text or numbers) is ...
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Setting up Fields and Logic

If you are using EE5 then one solution would be to use a Fluid field. Set up the Fluid field to allow the user to pick one of three fields (one for each of your cases) and then in your template you ...
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How to change other entries values when an entry is saved/updated

Can you explain further why you need to accomplish this? It seems like an odd functionality to implement. Could you just make one entry sticky at a time? You could create an extension, and I can ...
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Custom Fieldtype: How to check save($data)

I received some help in the slack forum for this one. Short answer is I was not providing a name for my fieldtype during construction. I assumed this was auto-generated by EE due to back end ...
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How to make the Rich Text area larger?

Have you inspected the field using your developer console? Oh, and FYI, this isn't an EE question. Textarea rows constraint has nothing to do with styling, just how many rows are allowed to be typed. ...
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Trying to use the bxSlider by setting the <li> as fields as background images in expressionengine

Will this work for you? You don't need to put the {slider images} tag, it doesn't do anything. <ul class="bxslider"> {exp:channel:entries channel="slider_test" dynamic="no" limit="1"} ...
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Is there any plugin for US map functionality means on clicking the particular area we get the updates about that?

Depends on your approach and what you want to display information wise. I built this map using Entry data which populates hidden DOM objects that are shown and hidden depending on the state clicked. ...
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Category field description

No add-ons I'm aware of, as most deal with the initial display of categories and groups, rather than the editing page (e.g. Category Construct). But you could modify the language file for the admin ...
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Feature with Question and Answers

Needs to understand how flexible your solution should be, how often questions can change and how do you want to use answers in future. As you suggest, it can be just a fields: one question - one ...
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How to create a Channel Field Group using API

So there is no way to do this with the EE API. You need to use the Database class and use the insert function like so. ee()->db->insert( 'field_groups', array( '...
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combining two sets of custom field groups

Yes, it is possible. You just need to change field groups association in table exp_channel_fields. Make you db backup then run next code (u can even use SQL Manager from CP) UPDATE exp_channel_fields ...
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Check field length

You say you don't want to do this with a plugin but the fact is that it's the best way to do it. Not least because you can avoid the problem you have with Parse order. The plugin needs a single line ...
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Moblog parameter to pull sender from email?

You don't detail where you are trying to "push" the sender's name after you've pulled it. If you want to use it to set the entry Author, you can do that with the "User Authorization" override: http://...
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