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Saving Credit Card Info
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DO NOT STORE FULL CREDIT CARD INFO ON YOUR OWN SERVER. Even if encrypted, storing full credit card data on your own server is generally a very bad idea due to the security and legal ramifications ...

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ee()->api_channel_entries->save_entry() $data argument
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This is a pretty late answer, and you likely already figured it out, but the $data array should use the database 'field_id_#' as the array key. So if the field id of your custom field 'foo' is 5, for ...

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Can't update an entry using Channel API without including title
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As per your comments, you've already figured out the rather large annoyance of needing to pass all pre-existing fields with the save_entry function or else having them wiped out. I wanted to post an ...

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Can you tell which version EE is just from the database?
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This would only work if the install of EE had been updated at least once since initial install, but there is a log of version updates found in table exp_update_log. You've probably already checked ...

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Linking a category in one channel to an entry ID in another
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Are you on EE 2.8.1? It would probably be easiest to use a relationship field in the "press clips" channel instead of creating a separate category for each recording. You can then easily get the ...

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Is there a way to validate statuses when using channel forms?
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I have come across an old safecracker extension that seems like it may be able to be modified for use with channel forms to handle this, as well as also protecting any other fields from being tampered ...

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Display cartthrob subtotal + tax + discount - shipping
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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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CartThrob - 502 Bad Gateway
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You may have already resolved this, but in case you haven't or for anyone else running into this issue, I resolved it by adding the following to my nginx.conf file within the http {} tags located at /...

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how to upload image and create channel entry using simple html form in expression engine
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You ideally should figure out a solution to the channel form error you are receiving, but as a possible workaround you will need to create your own add-on to do this. This is usually best achieved ...

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Creating an Extension - Inform custom email address on submission
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The functionality you require can actually be handled by the Postmaster add-on ($65) or possibly the MX Notify Control add-on (free). However, if you are still interested in pursuing add-on ...

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Trigger to Change Author's Member Group on Channel Status change?
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I'm assuming that the status is being changed in the EE control panel? If so, then this will likely require an extension that uses the entry_submission_end hook: http://www.ellislab.com/...

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Auto insert a numerical value that increases by 1 to channel form field
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Reatile's answer is good for what you outlined in your question, but one possible consideration and possibly easier to implement is to make use of the {entry_id}. This automatically is a unique ...

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Channel Form - Conditionally Show Fields
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This sounds like it can probably be done with jQuery, in which some script is loaded so that when a user clicks the radio button some hidden divs show up with the extra fields you want. Just make ...

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No results for a child relationship tag after upgrading to 2.7.3
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As Derek Hogue has suggested and from my own experience, I think this is likely an issue of a missed status parameter in the relationship tag pair. Also it also bears mentioning that the status ...

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Is there a way to see the EE upgrade history?
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I believe what you need is in the exp_update_log database table. Date is the timestamp in UNIX format.

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Inserting a new Grid row using the API
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I'm not really sure if it's possible to do this in a native way with the Channel Entries API, if someone knows a way please post. However, I believe you can do grid field updates in your add-ons by ...

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Using CartThrob with PayPal Express (error 10004), is there a way to view long/full error messages?
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So it turns out CartThrob does give the long error message, but not the short one. The short error message can be added to the error output by editing the Cartthrob_paypal_express.php file in the ...

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CartThrob 2 lite
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The CartThrob support team doesn't seem to be actively monitoring StackExchange recently, but they do seem to respond to their Twitter feed more regularly. You might want to try asking them there: ...

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Cartthrob ct_pay_by_check causes 502 Bad Gateway | nginx
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I did a search for '502 bad gateway nginx' and it is a fairly common issue, and seems to be more server configuration related than it is a software issue. I was able to resolve my instance of the ...

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Channel form: "The selected author is invalid"
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This is already working for the OP, but one other possibility for future reference is if the status itself is allowed for the member group. In addition to channel posting permissions, you can also ...

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How do I update or edit an entry using the Channel Entries API save_entry function?
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OK, I've decided to bite the bullet and update my code in various places to trigger notification that the entry has been updated. For anyone who's interested and who is similarly facing this sort of ...

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New to EE - looking for some insight
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One thing I might suggest is looking at the possibility of upgrading EE to 2.8.1. Depending on what add-ons the site currently relies upon however may make this more hassle than its worth. You may ...

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EE 2.8.1 & CartThrob 2.5: multi_add_to_cart_form not working
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Just got a scheduled callback from CartThrob support and it was a simple 5-minute fix. It turns out that the quantity field for each entry_id is required when using the {exp:cartthrob:...

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How to disable default captcha input on Expression Engine
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Try going into the admin control panel->Members->Member Preferences, then choose "Enable Membership CAPTCHA" -> "No" EDIT: Apparently the recaptcha plugin does not function if disabling the native EE ...

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