stuartmcd69
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Exp-resso store email template testing
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Not overly intuitive but hey, it works... Changing their status would indicate new emails are sent as per the docs: https://www.exp-resso.com/docs/control_panel_orders.html#order_actions

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Ce Cache clear when conditions are met
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From memory, the cache clear function always gets called irrespective of conditionals. My only thought is you could call via Ajax or snippet inside the conditional so it is only called/loaded once the ...

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jQuery CDN and Expression Engine?
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99.9% this isn't an EE issue. EE places no restrictions on what you do with external sources. Sounds like a server/config issue tbh

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Most efficient workflow to assign news articles to a list of services with thousands of entries
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Categories is the primary method I would choose given your outline. Each categories category url should match the URL name of the service whereas the category title can be whatever you want it to be. ...

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Creating automatic subscriber function
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IF CampaignMonitor is your preferred system to deliver new 'alerts' then you can setup an RSS feed on your site, point CM to that feed and then in CM set up a new template to send 'alerts' (daily, ...

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Method to add multiple fields to a channel entry
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Easy, I'd create a grid field with Date | Time | Location | Price. For ease of management I'd create a separate channel for locations (manage all locations separately to stop typos and misspellings ...

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too many redirects EE 2.5.4
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Take it back to basics note I'm no htaccess guru, heres my personal https file <IfModule mod_rewrite.c> Options +FollowSymlinks RewriteEngine On </IfModule> # Option 1: # Rewrite "...

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View private content with access code?
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Have done similar and ended up using channel entries to control the access to the file/page then the excellent module File Vault by masuga to obfuscate the actual files url so users cannot share with ...

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Datagrab import entries - delete entries that do not match
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I seem to recall a similar issue a long time ago. The system was automated so we generated a Cron job to set all entries to 'closed' prior to import. Then when the import ran we set the status to '...

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Start channel entries after a specified count
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Unless there are other reasons why not use {exp:channel:entries offset="3"} Then inside the channel tag use the {if no_results}...{/if} to handle no content. https://docs.expressionengine.com/...

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adding container tags or tracking pixels
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Add it your template (s) that you use to display content. Here's some info from the official docs

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EE3 Relationships VS Playa
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I haven't used the latest Playa but the with relationships​ being native it will stop painful upgrades to the CMS whenever you next upgrade - it's almost always better to rely on core modules then to ...

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Freeform Pro - using VM Chosen as a field for searching a member?
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I think you're on the right path, gather a list of user/names then call that list inside a custom freeform:form would be the way to go. A module that deals with member data could likely be beneficial ...

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Grid Conditionals - side by side fields - only display if field filled
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That's do-able, something like this should get you going, by using count conditionally you'll only ever get output if something exists: {e_contact} {if e_contact:count=="1"} <span><i ...

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Calendar and categories
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According to the docs, using the pipe character will return results if entries belong to either category id. To return those that belong to both then use the & symbol instead of the | character. ...

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Upgrade issues when upgrading to 3x when old plugins not available
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If you cannot upgrade your EE2 add-ons to EE3 or there are no equivalents then you're stuck with EE 2. Which add-ons are incompatible?

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How to refresh a "news" embed based on filter button clicked
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I've done similar before and ajax is your best bet rather then refresh or link to another page. Your home page = <h1>Home page<h1> <!-- Other channel calls --> {exp:channel:entries ...

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Using video links within grid text field
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There's a setting in your channels​ preferences that you can toggle to automatically convert urls to links. Find that setting and turn it off.

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Showing Expired Entries Only. Not working
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Expanding on my original comment, it turns out you can use shorthand as well as long format. {exp:channel:entries channel= "mychannel" start_on = "-12 months" stop_before= "yesterday" ...

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How to build a personal fitness record site
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It's defiantly doable. The tricky part will be allowing other users to 'manage' some people. I'd probably look at something like Zoo Visitor (EE2) as it saves users 'profile' to channel entries which ...

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How can I get all the possible values allowed in a multi-select in my template?
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If you're commited to using the multi-select than apart from a query you're going to have to do it manually. Although, are you using a channel form on the front end? If so it shouldn't require ...

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Don't display duplicate column data from Matrix
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Sounds like a good use for stash. Capture the matrix (or the entire entry, it's up to you). The following assumes you know how to capure and set a list with stash, ie: {exp:stash:set_list name="...

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Auto add Images to entry after ftp to server
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As the number of files (IMG) will never be known you are always going to be fighting a losing battle. However, if you are aware of the max number of img per entry and you have the unique identifier ...

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Does anyone know any details on the recent security release notifications?
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You'll discover all patch notes here in the changelog. Security patches are a combination of both EE & underlying frameworks. EE is pretty resilient and a lot of security issues are more server ...

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Newly Installed Modules not updating
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Try turning on 'report errors' in the CP. It may give you some insight. Also, sounds whacky, make sure you're site is configured to the correct locale. Often this can arise because the site is using ...

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Custom field as a parameter
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It states in the docs that there is hard coded limit of 9 segments. So segment_10 will never resolve.

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ee3 bloqs and relationships
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I believe to access the total_results tag it needs to be inside the relationship tags, currently you have it sitting outside the tag.

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How to manually create EE 3 member accounts
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You can import members via these instructions. As you will likely not import passwords you would need to set up a pw recovery template as well. This is simply a forgot password function

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Limit number of Expression Engine Channels
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No idea where you heard that tip as it's simply not true. I've worked on sites with upwards of 15 channels without issue. Granted, the more channels you have the more fields you will have which may ...

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Member Relationships to single Entry
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Use a 3rd party member module (zoo visitor etc) which stores member data in channel entries. With data in channels you are then free to use relationships. I did this a while ago and went well down ...

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