0

I'm adding new users with limited permissions to an existing CiviCRM site (Drupal 7 / CiviCRM 4.4.7). These users will be allowed to create events, but not edit others' events.

However, there are already events in the site, all created by the same account. I would like to be able to change the creator's id for these events, so that they can be assigned to various new user accounts.

My guess is that the field for this in the database is "created_id" in the "civicrm_event" table. But is there a way to change an event's organiser from the CiviCRM interface?

3

You're correct about "created_id", but I'm 99% sure there's no way to update this from the CiviCRM UI. However, you COULD update it from the API Explorer: Help menu > Developer > API Explorer.

|improve this answer|||||
  • 1
    I think u can safely upgrade the 99% to 100% :) – Donald Lobo Apr 16 '15 at 21:16
  • Ok, I see in the demo at d45.demo.civicrm.org that the API explorer allows the "setvalue" operation, but in 4.4.7 it's not an option. I'll just update the database manually. This is a one-time operation in my case, anyway. – Penar Apr 17 '15 at 19:30
  • if you do a create action with the id set, it's an upgrade of the existing entity (not very intuitively ;) – Xavier Feb 15 '16 at 14:50

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.