BrandonOHara
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Ajax Pagination
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Honestly, I wouldn't even mess with that plugin since that's what it's supposed to do. Just do a simple ajax call and append the data like this. Note the move of #articles to the main template, and ...

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Adding quotes around a parameter causes error?
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I believe you're running into problems with the parse order. When you add quotes, recipients becomes a valid parameter but it isn't parsed yet. When you remove the quotes, it becomes an invalid ...

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Channel does not show entries on specific template site
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Add dynamic="no" to your parameters like this {exp:channel:entries channel="gallery_slider" category="6" limit="1" dynamic="no"} test output {/exp:channel:entries} ExpressionEngine tries to ...

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Overriding ORDERBY and SORT on channel:entries and output entries in order given by embedded entry_id list
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You can use the fixed_order="{embed:ids}" parameter. Documentation can be found here.

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Totaling up and averaging numeric Matrix/Grib fields
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Matrix actually comes with this functionality, if you look at their docs, there is a average function. {exp:channel:entries channel="YOUR_CHANNEL"} {YOUR_MATRIX_FIELD:average col="SCORE_COL"} {/...

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Jquery datepicker channel form
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Are you including the jQuery datepicker file manually? Because channel form includes one as well. To disable channel form's datepicker file and initialization, include the include_assets="no" ...

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Can I have show different member registration fields for some users?
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Avoid messing with the ExpressionEngine templates. Try using FreeMember, it lets you place the registration code in your own templates and pick and choose the fields you want to retrieve from the user....

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Having trouble pulling titles from another channel into a sidebar
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You can't have a exp:channel:entries tag inside itself, from your comment above it looks like you're using relationships. You should be using the appropriate tags to pull in the related entries. ...

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Channel Form javascript error when using Bootstrap
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This usually happens with duplicate jquery files. You can add either of these parameters include_jquery="no" include_assets="no"

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Freemember error message
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Make sure it is not being overwritten in the config.php file. At the bottom of the config file, the encryption key is declared as blank, so make sure the key is entered there, or below these lines of ...

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Ajax Login plugin
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I'll post my answer from my comment above down here. FreeMember is a great, free plugin that allows some flexibility.

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FreeForm Entries Pagination Not Working
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You should wrap the pagination tag in a conditional. {if freeform:paginate} {freeform:paginate} Page {freeform:current_page} of {freeform:total_pages} pages   {freeform:...

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Where can I change the wording of the Reset Password email FreeMember sends?
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You can edit the forgot_password template in EE Control Panel > Design > Message Pages > Email Notifications > Forgotten Password Instructions. You can change the username variable and ...

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ExpressionEngine Matrix :total_rows doesn't work when no rows
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I believe when there are zero rows the matrix variable just returns false, so you can just use it in the conditional like this. {exp:channel:entries dynamic="no" channel="regions" url_title="[...

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Individual blog for each member
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You'll just need to have a system that allows you to determine the author_id of the current blog and use the author_id="" parameter. You can have them build profiles using Profile:Edit or ZooVisiter. ...

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I sound like a newb, but is CKeditor supposed to be installed onto the root of EE so Wygwam can actually work?
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You shouldn't have to do anything but install Wygwam. CKeditor is just installed under Wygwam, you can find it in themes > third_party > wygwam > lib > ckeditor

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module template tag looping thru values in module template tag
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Tag pairs need to be formatted correctly as an array of arrays like this. Just think of the tag pair as a module tag, and the arrays as the $vars variable in your example above. $field_list_items = ...

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How can I download and archive my entire EE website?
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You need to connect to the server the site is hosted, and either use ftp or ssh to copy the entire directory to a local machine. You will also need to export the database, which should be specified in ...

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Multiple tags separated by commas don't works in textarea fields
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You could always just use the {field:tag_fieldtype_short_name} tag, which Solspace recommends in their docs. If that doesn't work you can always look at the page source after it parses and see the way ...

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How to redirect from front end to expression engine Admin panel
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Unfortunately, logging into the front end will not log you into the EE control panel. You must re-login at admin.php

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Installing EE when existing cms site exists
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What we usually do is add a folder ee/ to the root and install everything there. The base url will then be http://yoururl.com/ee/ and ExpressionEngine will install everything accordingly and will ...

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Channel Form File Upload Question
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They should be the field name you gave your file field which you said was {sermon_file}. Or you could always just replace all that with {field:sermon_file} <div class="form-group"> <...

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Categories not filtering with Low Seg2Cat
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You need to surround segment_3_category_id in parethesis and {} category="{segment_3_category_id}"

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Can't find a list of possible date options
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The exp:channel:entries tag has an edit_date variable. Here are the docs.

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Comment form entries Avatar?
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Take the exp:comment:entries tag out of the exp:channel:entries tag and supply either the entry_id or url_title of the entry you want. The avatar_url variable is being overwritten by the channel:...

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How to get a entry from each month
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Surround the channel entries tag with the archive month links tag. {exp:channel:month_links channel="YOUR_CHANNEL" limit="12"} {exp:channel:entries channel="YOUR_CHANNEL" limit="1" year="{year}" ...

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Allowing users to select which categories to view
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You can chain category ids and pass them into the category="1|2|3" parameter. Docs here. Use the exp:channel:categories tag to output a list of the categories with checkboxes, and use jQuery to grab ...

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Global variable as a module tag pair's parameter?
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User defined global variables are parsed at the very end, which you can see in Low's parse order sheet which comes in handy. However you can get the config variables in the backend with php. ee()-&...

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How to create a Grid field in extension
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I've been sitting back waiting for an API of some kind to show up, but I haven't been able to find anything. You have created the grid field, but it doesn't have any columns. I believe you are going ...

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How to edit Expression Admin panel
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dashEE is another great plug in that allows you to alter the main dashboard and replace it with a lot of useful tools.

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