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POST format for a chained create

when I try to chain commands in the content body of a POST, the contact is created fine, but the chained address is not created. I am not OK with passing sensitive donor information as parameters in ...
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React with CiviCRM APIs

I am trying to use the CiviCRM APIs from my React application. Which API methods would be the one recommended or easy to do with React application ? The easiest would be REST but since my page and ...
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CiviRules email says it's been delivered, but it hasn't delivered / says it's from “Unknown Sender”

Using: CiviCRM 5.10.4 Drupal 7.65 E-mail API (org.civicoop.emailapi) 1.19 API v4 (org.civicrm.api4) 4.3.0 CiviRules (org.civicoop.civirules) 2.5 I've just input a new CiviRule with the following ...
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passing POST payload in Content Body

I'm unhappy at the prospect of passing sensitive data like contact details as URI parameters for a POST (where they will show in logs, etc.). Is it possible to pass the details in the content body ...
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Programmatically Re-Use CiviMail Emails

I am trying to write an extension that monthly will send a series of CiviMai emails. Basically, it would be the same if a user went to the Sent mailings and clicked Re-Use and sent the email again ...
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How to send email report FROM other than default email address?

I have a report that is sending successfully every week. Only issue is I was not able to set FROM email address for the report. It’s always sent from default email address, but I need to send from ...
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What's the problem with API V4 update to 4.3?

I just (rashly) installed API V4.3 extension & can no longer browse contacts!!? After a search and clicking the contact I got the following screen. Rather fundamental! I've raised this as an ...
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API problem regarding to Word Replacement

I want to replace a word. I was trying to insert using API3 but it is not working properly. Word replacement API3 $result = civicrm_api3('WordReplacement', 'create', [ 'find_word' => "...
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Get URL of custom image field

I would like to display pictures which are defined as custom "File" fields within an event. I currently to this by generating URLs having the following format: MY_URL?q=civicrm/file&reset=1&...
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Updating a Case Activity using API

With case activities, the Activity Create API seems to create a new revision of the activity. Is there a way of using the API to update a case activity without adding a new revision? My code ...
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How to obtain user input from an API call

This may be a stupid question - sorry if so. I am writing an API function to create a new case, and I want it to pre-fill the New Case form with field contents based the case source contact and two or ...
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Create Case using API via REST - no “Open Case” activity created

I'm using the REST interface and the create case API to create a new case. The case is created, but no activities. In particular, no "Open Case" activity is created as I would have expected. No entry ...
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Why does API get participants return all custom fields together with the specified return field?

When I do this: $result = civicrm_api3('Participant', 'get', [ 'sequential' => 1, 'return' => ["custom_14"], 'event_id' => 3, ]); In the results I get the desired custom field, but I ...
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How to sort in descending order the results of CiviCRM API

I need to find the external identifier with highest value and hence need to sort in descending order .So I need to use sorting feature but unaware of what value should be added in screenshot shown.I ...
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Unable to update participants using civicrm api?

Instead of updating the Participant,its creating new participant.I need to change participant status from registered to attended and vice versa. civicrm_initialize(); $result = civicrm_api3('...
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What are the security considerations before allowing access AJAX API to anonymous users?

We have an autocomplete-select list in one of our profiles that we want to use on a public page. I can see the call is blocked for anonymous users because of permissions on 'access AJAX API'. I'm ...
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Fetch membership type along with the contact details with civicrm_api

I am trying to create a lists of contact along with the membership type associated with each contact. Below is the code I have: $result = civicrm_api3('Contact', 'get', array( 'sequential' => ...
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What is 'object_table' and 'object_id' in Acl API?

I am not understanding the meaning of 'object_role' and 'object_id' in ACL API. I was trying to manage ACL using CiviCRM API 3.
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Not inserting a ACL Role using ACL Role API

I was trying to assigning a new Users to CiviCRM ACL role through ACL Role API, but it is not showing me in database. Input json $result = civicrm_api3('AclRole', 'create', [ 'debug' => ...
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Is there a problem with the REST interface on CiviCRM API?

I have the CiviCRM API REST interface working fine for retrieving Case information for individual cases. But I'd like to use the options features options.limit and options.offset so I can retrieve ...
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API 'match' => “external_identifier”

I am writing a script that updates contacts from an external source when their external identifier is equal to the contact being imported. My research shows (and the API explorer confirms) that it ...
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How can I skip display of repeat events on the manage events page?

I need to skip showing repeat events on the manage events section.How can that be implemented programmatically?
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How to identify if the event is a repeat event?

I want to identify repeat events and mark it as not paid event programmatically and only if the user has paid for the main event, I want to allow them for repeat events Right now I don't see any value ...
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Why won't CRM.loadForm render url containing civicrm/a/#?

This call: CRM.loadForm(CRM.url('civicrm/a/#/tournament')); works very well for any url that does NOT contain 'civicrm/a/#'. As soon as I try to open anything from an extension, the popup stays '...
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How to retrieve custom field image files?

How can I retrieve images uploaded in custom field sets for contacts? Could you get a URL for them the same way you can for the contact "image_url" in the API? When I look up the custom field for the ...
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How to get current logged in contact id in civicrm? [duplicate]

I want current logged in contact id. Is there any civicrm api method which can give me a current contact id?
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Correct method for API calls on contact summary page? (slow!)

I pull out some important at-a-glance information on contact summary pages - membership info, relationships via related cases, etc. At the moment i override contentsummary.tpl and do my API calls ...
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Anyone else having trouble with API Explorer v4

Compare the two screenshots below. API Explorer v3 is acting as expected, but v4 is misfiring. Couldn't find anything related here nor in the issues list. Can't help but think I'm missing something ...
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Is it planned to use SPIP as a basis CMS for CIVICRM?

SPIP is a multilingual open-source CMS created in 2001, and a lot of non-profit use it as their website tool in France and other countries. Is it planned, or do you heard about some people willing to ...
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I am trying to insert custom tab into Activity tab but it is not working

I am creating new extension. I am adding a new custom field into Activity tab but it's not working //Creating a custom group for survey function custom_group_create_survey(){ $survey_custom_group = ...
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How to add custom field using API?

I want to add a custom field use for activities (meeting)? I did that using administrator -> customize data and screen -> custom fields How can I achieve it by API 3.
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What is the Membership type 'domain' in the api?

The API explorer shows something promising: Apparently, each membership type can be connected to a 'domain' which is a contact ? What exactly is it, and how could I assign these domains to a ...
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How can I add my extension API into civicrm API?

I create a extension with API but I want to add in API 3 (i.e.on civicrm portal in support->developer ->API explorer.)
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How to add a custom extension on navigation?

I create a simple extension but I want to put it on navigation bar.A simple menu inside a events menu. How can I do that?
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Chaining Participants creation using REST API

I'm trying to create an event and chain the participants creation using the REST API from python. My attempt goes like this: import requests params = { "key": "key", "api_key": "apikey", "json": ...
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Is there any civicrm api for android?

Please share the link for civicrm android API for android. Any git site. And also send some tutorial regarding to API.
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Use the API to loop through contacts and copy field value

Been playing with the API and see how to query for a result set but not the appropriate way to get a result set and update it batch style(over 4000 contacts in this case). My goal is to gather all ...
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Updating an activity using the API

I'm looking at the API and the options to update an Activity are struck through. Is there a way of updating an activity with the API? COUld someone point me in the right direction? Thanks
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CRM API shows only the first char of the result?

I'm absolutely embarrassed. I try to get value as it in this thread (and sorry for the wrong use of the topic). I try get a custom value via CRM API. With the API Explorer I can create the ...
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How to explore API from command line?

Is there a way to explore the API from the command line instead of going to mycivicrmsite.localhost/civicrm/api in a web browser? I wasn't able to learn much from the cv help. For example, you can ...
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Api doesn't update record vu creates new

I have a civicrm-application that gets updates trough an external rest-api call. But there's something odd happening. Request: ``` api_key=76d9f1d3h4c87c2465a8a305b6fe&key=...
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Error using Drush and Civi API when adding data to a custom field with multi-select data

I have been trying to create contacts data using Drush and the CiviAPI. I get an error when I try to add data to a multi-select field despite using exactly the same syntax that the API explorer gives ...
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Use API3 or API4?

What is the recommended version of API to use at this point in time? I am about to do a major rewrite of an extension to manage small groups and I want to future proof it. Are there any advantages/...
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Activity 'Result' field missing from API

The default field on the Activity API doesn't return 'result' field by default, or even when specified as a return value. I've never added one of these before, if someone could let me know how it's ...
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Python Civicrm API Keeps Giving 404 Error

I'm trying to use the Python Civicrm API located here: https://github.com/tallus/python-civicrm . I can connect to the site just fine, but anytime I try to query any of the content I get a 404 Error ...
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How to use CiviCRM REST API in external PHP code

Been trying to get this to work for hours. Help would be greatly appreciated. userkey and sitekey are replaced with actual keys. I'm trying to run in a php file: $result = curl -X POST "https://www....
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Create an activity when a specific profile is submitted?

I'm sending out a profile to contacts with a checksum - they are not logged in when they submit it. Can i create an activity for that contact when the profile form is submitted? So far i've run into ...
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How to update contact email with JavaScript API?

I'm trying to update a contact and, especially, the email address. As far as I can tell using the API explorer, this is the correct JavaScript code for that: crmApi('Contact', 'create', { ...
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Memory leak in API create Contact

I am trying to use PHP on the Command Line to import 90,000 contacts to Civi 5.0. It seem like there is a memory like when calling: civicrm_api3('Contact', 'create', $usrArray); Does anyone know ...
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Get the ID for the default organization through API

Is there any way to get the "default organization" contact id through the API?