Jelle Dijkstra
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Multi Language site with Structure
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Have a look at transcribe. i am currently using it with structure and am pretty satisfied with it. The way you are proposing to do this will probably end up confusing visitors, as they will be seeing ...

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Is there a plugin that will strip a bit of text out of a string?
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Low's stuff is allways awesome. I was thinking of this, pretty awesome too. http://www.causingeffect.com/software/expressionengine/ce-string?

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Random Code at the top of every page
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i've had the same thing today. in my case it was related to a php script in the templates that was trying to get images from flickr over the old api. However i have seen people mentioning it can also ...

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EE: Show previous 3 blog entries prior to the current viewed entry
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my guess would be you'll need an embed. the in the main template (within the channel:entries tag) call that embed something like this: {exp:channel:entries} {embed="_inc/_previous_three_posts" ...

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Website very slow
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When you use if else statements EE executes all the code in every statement before deciding what to output. This makes it very slow indeed. What you need is devot-ee.com/add-ons/switchee Now gimme ...

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White screen on multi site front end after upgrading Expressionengine
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that might be all sorts of things. Generally it means there is a php error. -turn on show errors in the php settings -turn on show errors in EE If the main site is showing but the multi sites are not ...

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EE3 'Error: The URL contains too many segments'
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As I said on Slack: put a slash before the URL so it's not relative to the current page like so /performances/category/{category_url_title}

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How to load different stylesheets depending on the template
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The simplest and and most flexible way is to use Template Layouts. In your main HTML Layout wrapper (simplified) which we will say is named "_html-layout" in the "layouts" template group: <html&...

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Expression engine 3 -get the url of a channel entry
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there is no such thing as an url in EE. You can however grab the url title like so: {url_title} however, you'll either have to do something like <a href="(path="template_group/template"}"> (...

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Save Revisions for Template Manager
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it's in the template general preferences admin.php?cp/design/global_template_preferences

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Prev/next entry linking when using Transcribe
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it should work according to the docs. have a look here: http://eeharbor.com/transcribe/faq Does Transcribe work with the next_prev tag? Yes, Transcribe does work with the next_entry and prev_entry ...

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How do I view the parsed RSS output?
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Did you try viewing the source code in your browser?

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Where to download 3.5.17?
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I believe this is the right file https://github.com/ExpressionEngine/ExpressionEngine/releases/tag/3.5.17 If you're upgrading a site from an earlier EE version, remember to follow the instruction ...

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List entries which have no category assigned
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Something like this maybe? {exp:channel:entries category_group="not 1|2|3|4"}

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Add to cart form error: page reloads
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Can you maybe post some template code? and explain how you are adding to the cart? is this a normal link, is it AJAX? Do any errors show in the console? What does template debugging show?

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Are .htaccess files required for EE install?
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htaccess is not needed, however, to remove the index.php from the url you'll need it Also for setting cache control headers it's usefull as wel as for caching and gzip output/extraction

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Have WYGWAM image insert be able to select from multiple directories
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what happens if you don't specify a folder? EE will normally give you the options for the folders you have rights to upload into

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Are the blocks in the Bloqs Add-On repeatable?
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i'm using bloqs. First time, but it seems to do whatever i like it to. So repeatable content blocks works. It takes the order you give it in the entry screen. The setup in the templates is pretty easy ...

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carousel plugin / setup / code embed
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You can easily do a gallery with the grid fieldtype and any number of jquery (or other) slider plugins.

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Import data into Expression Engine channels content
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You can use datagrab fot that http://brandnewbox.co.uk/news/details/datagrab-for-expressionengine-3

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New Domain Name - Staging Server
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First thing is checking your config.php and database.php. They can be found in /system/expressionengine/config. Check your database credentials. In the config.php file check the file paths and turn ...

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I need help finding a page
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You could try to turn on template debugging. That will tell you which template is shown. From there on you can investigate further

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When viewing entries in CP, can I view custom fields?
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2 votes

Yes you can use Zenbu. really nice addon suite https://devot-ee.com/add-ons/zenbu

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Is there an ExpressionEngine SEO optimization plugin like Yoast?
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Nope. however, you are more free in EE to setup fields to tailor your needs. More than in WP

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Top ten suggested add-ons?
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For the sliders and galleries, i'd recommend - grid/matrix with Ansel - or Channel Images (combined with native resizing) - and CE Image for better caching/compression control Other top addons i'd ...

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Freeform, Structure, Transcribe and Freebie - how to return to correct language on contact form
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You can simply make entries for the return pages, and have transcribe handle it for you. What i do is to embed the form: {embed="_inc/.contact_form" thepath="{exp:transcribe:uri path='/contact/thank-...

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I added a comma, and the site went down
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You must be surfing the interwebs on Internet Explorer. It's a well known bug in IE that hammers IE users all of the time. Bill Gates is said to have personally taken up fight on excess comma's. Maybe ...

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Playa with conditionals and snippets
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did you check if your if statements are matched? something like {company_membership_package var_prefix="pkg"} {if '{pkg:title}' == 'Premium'} ppackage title is Premium {if:else} ...

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Remove Cookies Allowed Default EE Message when using Cookie Consent Module
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you could: style the systems message template use an addon called custom system messages or look for an AJAX way to do it. the last one is the most elegant, i however, with my limited javascript ...

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Unable to install, system folder path does not appear to be set correctly
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Found out what the problem was. the server had some setting that set all filenames to lowercase. When this was turned off, everything worked...

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