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Adding value to {count}

By default, EE is support calculations in conditions only. For other cases you can use MX Calc {exp:channel:entries channel='links' orderby='link_order' sort='asc' dynamic='no' category='12' parse="...
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Expresso Store: shipping_same_as_billing issue since upgrade to 2.3.1

Ok - found a fix for this. This simple condition {if shipping_same_as_billing} ALWAYS SHOWS AS TRUE! <p><strong>Same as Billing Details</strong></p> ...
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How to make ExpressionEngine tag Non-case Sensetive

The best thing to do is have Tag convert to lowercase. There is a setting for that under preferences.
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Parameter and Dynamic Variables

Layouts are a bit hard to get your brain around to begin with. There are two things you need to know, and I think you'll be on top of it. Layout templates work by letting you drop the content from ...
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Last edited by tag?

EECMS just saves the IP of who edited an entry, not his or her member_id. You can try the Audit add-ons: Audit Pro, which lets you archive logged data, set custom email notifications and search log ...
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Output EE template tags in a channel entry field?

Allows ExpressionEngine code to be used in entries and then parsed in the template. Currently, you cannot put EE tags into an entry/post and have them rendered in the template. Instead, the code ...
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Processing a specific section of a template, after it's loaded

Thanks for adding some details, but I'm still slightly confused. I'll lay out an attempt (too long for a comment anyways). You have some content that you want processed (into a file format?), but not ...
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Simple exp:channel:entries not working on specific template

Adding dynamic="no" fixed this issue.
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Limit entries within column(s)

You can do something like that: {exp:channel:entries channel="test" disable="categories|category_fields|member_data|pagination|trackbacks|relationships" dynamic="no" } {if count%2 == ...
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NSM Better meta EE upgrade problems

Sorry we haven't responded to your prior support request attempts. We'll try and get this sorted for you soon. I can think of two reasons that may cause this error to appear but I'll need to take a ...
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Expression Engine and Anchor tags

Your issue is nothing to do with ExpressionEngine. The template you are uses javascript to smooth-scroll within the page. It appears to be configured properly for in-page scrolling, but not for ...
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Getting second item from a tag-pair list

Typically in EE you can use the offset parameter. offset="1" would start the output on the second item in the loop and setting a limit parameter limit="1" would return only the second item. ...
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(A Different) Channel Entry Data Not Showing in Entry Detail Pages

It is not so clear from what you say what actually you are trying to do, but at the simplest level, it seems that while example.com/product generates output when applied to the template fragment you ...
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Make File manager files downloadable

You can use HTML download attribute in the <a> tag. <a href="{file_field}" download>Filename</a>
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Limit entries within column(s)

Mufaddal's answer will split the results into 2 columns. From your question I'm assuming you want the first X entries to be in a column, then the rest elsewhere...? {exp:channel:entries channel="...
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url_title_path tag doesn't work

Firstly - the links. Assuming that {url_title_path='pages/contact'} etc is working at rending out the URL, albeit with index.php in it, then the only issue is your index.php and removing it. Although ...
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Expressiong Engine Heirarchy

EE has a steep learning curve, so don't think you are alone in being mystified as a new user. There are probably better definitive books you can get that explain things - one highly regarded recent ...
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How do I manipulate the value of a tag prior to final output?

Well, of course there is a way. It depends on why you are going about it this way. First, I assume the {path} variable can go to different domains (possibly a channel you'll duplicate over many MSM ...
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Wanting to filter results in EE tags

It's a common function functionality of addons to use parameters, so there's an EE function for that: ee()->TMPL->fetch_param('param_name'); Check out the docs if you need an example and more ...
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Expression Engine image:url not replaced on style attr

Looks like you are using channel images syntax. Are you using that addon? or do you have a native file field? if you are using native you should be using a tag pair like this: {image} <div class="...
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retrieving first 3 content then last 3

You could use the offset parameter: https://ellislab.com/expressionengine/user-guide/add-ons/channel/channel_entries.html#offset But that wouldn't be very efficient since you'd need two repetitive ...
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related tag entries not working

tag:related_entries accepts an entry_id parameter, not a tag parameter. This is because it looks for entries which have many shared tags in common to the entry you pass to it. (Hence, entries which ...
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Solspace tag - display entries for multiple tags

You should be able to list entries tagged with your three tags using {exp:tag:entries} and the tag_separator="" parameter. For example: {exp:tag:entries channel="products" tag_separator="+" ...
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Expresso Store: Shipping Name - Surname goes missing

I fixed this in my situation by swapping the combined field {field:shipping_name} {error:shipping_name} for the separate first name and surname fields {field:shipping_first_name} {error:...
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How do I create a single template tag which outputs multiple bits of data?

The best coding practice is to utilize view files in order to achieve that.
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Display cartthrob subtotal + tax + discount - shipping

I haven't tested it, but I'm assuming the {exp:cartthrob:cart_subtotal_minus_discount} tag doesn't include the tax? Perhaps then it would be best to calculate the {exp:cartthrob:...
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How To Add Two Store Tags

There is nothing built into Store that I know of that would allow you to do this. You could however use something like MX Calculator or a similar add-on to calculate the total. Something along the ...
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tags not rendering the right url

It looks like the URL of the upload directory is set wrong.
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WYGWAM making [i] italicise content

Heh... I used to run into this all the time on forums. The slightly hacky but fairly straightforward workaround is to "interrupt" the BBCode you don't want to get parsed with something that does get ...
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How to escape special HTML characters in output?

If anyone is still wondering, now you can use native variable modifiers. {meta_description:attr_safe} https://docs.expressionengine.com/latest/templates/variable-modifiers.html#variable-modifiers
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