Questions tagged [civicontribute]

Questions about CiviContribute, the built-in CiviCRM component which handles fundraising and related financial transactions.

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How do I change the default URLs to contribution or event registration pages?

Is there a way to customize the default URLs on public-facing contribution pages or event info/registration pages to make them match the site URL schema better? For example, a default event page URL ...
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Membership Name-Your-Own Price (above Minimum) on Contribution Page

How can we enable users to enter a custom amount above the minimum fee when they are creating or renewing their membership through a contribution page? For reference, this is the membership structure ...
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Are private contribution pages a thing?

We want to restrict our member signup page ( a contribution page ) to people who have registered to our Drupal site. Also, we'd want to have public contribution pages not associated with membership ...
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Is it possible to apply an existing contribution to an event registration?

My client runs camps which require a minimum $50 deposit. Campers send one or more additional payments until their registration is paid in full. Since CiviEvent doesn't support self-service for ...
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Is there a way to allow partial payments for events?

An enormous benefit to many organisations would be a way to allow partial payments for events. Does CiviCRM provide the ability to book on for an event and pay a €50 deposit, and then the balance ...
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How can I create a contribution page that allows the user to select the currency they wish to use?

CiviCRM provides the ability to have more than one currency "available". But when I set up a contribution page I have to select the currency that the page will use. If I want to give the user the ...
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Recurring contributions not sending emails (Stripe)

I'm setting up a contribution page using the Stripe payment processor. In testing mode, one-off donations work fine in that they show up as expected in the test pane in the Stripe account, donations ...
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How can I prevent Contribution Pages forcing the email to be of type Billing

Only just stumbled on this after realising that a client was correct. They set the Profile to use Email (home) but the Contribution page overrides this and makes the email be Billing. This ticket ...
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Allowing contacts of contacts?

Background We're a membership association for music groups, and are in the process of building our new website, using Civi as both the CRM and for some of the functionality, events etc., of the ...
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What is a line item? And what is a financial item and how are those two linked together?

I have created an extension to generate invoices (contributions) based on time spend on activities on a case. For each activity a line item was created and added to the contribution. Also the ...
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Tracking expenses with Civi

Some time ago I saw a post about how one organization was or was considering using Civi to track not only income but to also track expenses (e.g., to track expenses against a campaign so that revenue ...
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Adding a dynamic “cover processing fees” checkbox to CiviCRM contribution form

I've seen other systems that allow the donor to check a box to cover processing costs, similar to this: In researching whether something like this was possible with CiviCRM, this thread is the ...
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Is it possible to notify a staff coordinator for offline/backend contributions?

On online contribution page setup there is a the ability to send email notifications to different email address using CC & BCC. Using that, our coordinator receives the notifications for each ...
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How do I display a custom field in an invoice?

I'd like to be able to display a custom field in the generated PDF invoice for a contribution. I've added the custom field to contributions, but it will not show up in the invoice. Is it possible to ...
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How do I suppress showing cents on a contribution page?

I'm offering several prices on a contribution page: () $10.00 Bronze () $100.00 Silver () $1000.00 Gold I'd want to remove the decimal, because no suggested amount has cents, but can't figure out is ...
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Incoporating PCPs in Wordpress

I'm trying to write some plugins to incorporate PCPs (mainly lists of them) into my Wordpress sites. I did not see in the API explorer any coverage of PCPs. (I could be blind, please feel free to ...
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How do I get PCPs to look 'right' when shared on Facebook?

We are using Wordpress 4.2.2 & CiviCRM 4.6.1. We have a couple of fundraising events in which participants have the option of creating a Personal Fundraising Page. When participants share their ...
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Setting up an “ethics wall” - anonymous contributions

Now that we have the basics of civicrm set up for our cathedral, we are looking at migrating giving recording - i.e. contributions and pledges. The primary requirement is that contribution is ...
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Can we report on contributions by payment processor?

Is there support for filtering contribution reports by payment processor? We have credit card (Authorize.NET) and PayPal (new). How can I report on just PayPal transactions? The only difference I ...
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Paypal payments - Pending (Incomplete Transaction)

We're on civicrm 4.7.5 on Drupal 7. All contributions paid through the paypal standard payment processor are failing to successfully complete. The user sees a successful transaction, but the ...
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CiviCRM & PCI Compliance

Does anyone know if the Core CiviCRM Payment Methods are PCI Compliant. We want to use the eWay payment gateway in Core but not sure what the setup is of the payment processor. I know PCI Compliance ...
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Is there a limit to the number of soft credits you can add to a contribution?

Is there a limit to the number of soft credits you can add to a contribution? If so, is there a way to change the limit?
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Make mailing labels from a list of contributions?

If I do a search on contacts, the actions menu has an option to generate mailing labels: However, if I search on recent contributions, the actions does not allow mailing labels (although it does ...
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How to collect user and billing email address at same time?

I have a scenario where I am creating a membership form for minors, which is filled in by their parents. Therefore, I need to collect a 'billing' e-mail address which is different from the minor's e-...
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Connecting Civicrm to Quickbooks classes / subclasses

I have three organizations that use Quickbooks and some other process to track contributions. I would like to encourage all of them to move to Civicrm. (They are currently using out-of-date MS ...
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Placeholders instead of labels in forms

We would like to use placeholders instead of labels on all our CiviEvent and Contribution forms. What is the best way to do this? We are using CiviCRM with Drupal. We would like it appear like this: ...
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Email me every time someone makes a contribution

I've made a contributions page with CiviCRM on my site. How can I configure CiviCRM to send me an email anytime anyone makes a donation, please? (I know I can have Civi send me a report of recent ...
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Fee amount (percentage) of each contribution

I'm using drupal 7 with CiviCRM 4.4.6, and PayPal Standard as payment processor. When I visit CiviContribute dashboard, click "view" of one of the contribution records, it shows: From: xxx ...
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Are there public repos including WordPress WooCommerce and CiviCRM integration code?

On a WordPress / CiviCRM installation, we need to do a bunch of customization on its payment pages. We want to do it in WordPress since there are WordPress plugins that can help do things like ...
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Pull data from Drupal entity reference field into CiviCRM?

I'm using Entity References and CiviCRM Entity to create some limited silent auction functionality. In CiviCRM, I have an "In-Kind" contribution type with some custom fields for each donation of an ...
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Struggling: Search report for donations by creation date not receive date

I want to send thank you letters and gift aid forms to everyone who 'created' a contribution donation (not membership contribution) within a period of a few months, a one off or recurring donation ...
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Conditional logic in Thank You letters

I recently took over the donor thank you letter process at the organization I work for and saw that Civi has the ability to create thank you letters for donors. The organization I work for has 5 ...
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Webform Price Sets

I have a ticket page using a Civi Contribution page and a webform. Is there a way to allow price sets in a webform? What I am looking to do is have a series of options, ($5, $10, $20) and then have a ...
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ACHEFT-Debit possible with webform_civicrm?

Webform CiviCRM module can do credit card payments - but what about ACHEFT-Debit?
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Set up Contribution page to only accept recurring contributions?

We would like to set up a contribution page that only accepts monthly recurring contributions. Is there a simple way to do this in CiviCRM? This contribution page would be associated with a Campaign,...
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How to keep “My billing address is same as above” UNTicked by default?

"My billing address is same as above" field by default is checked. I would like to keep it "UNTicked" by default. How can I do it? I have tried to modify the template file in civicrm/templates/CRM/...
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Membership sets to Cancelled when Contribution Fails. Why?

I have a situation where the Contributions are being set to Cancelled when the user contribution fails (payment processor fails the transaction). So, the user is blocked to try a new contribution ...
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Multiple Financial Types on one payment form?

Is there a way to specify multiple financial types on one contribution or registration form? For example, what would be the best way to set up a page that allowed a gala ticket purchase and also ...
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Can I add fields to the “New Individual” popup window?

When adding a new contribution we have the option of a quick entry popup for "New Individual" when associating it with a contact, which shows up as follows: Is there a way to add additional fields ...
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Change Payment Method without creating additional transactions

A version of this has been asked before - but the answer was quite complex - so I am hoping for an ELI5. Essentially - when manually adding contributions - sometimes people make mistakes. when ...
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Do Webform Contributions allow for using Grid Widget?

This is a simple yes/no question, but to explain: Since price-sets aren't integrated into webform, I'd like to recreate a price-set directly in the webform. The civicrm webform integration help (...
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How do I suppress the “are you sure you want to leave this page” popup from contribution page

Where could I suppress the "are you sure you want to leave this page" popup when leaving a contribution page (e.g. donation) without actually proceeding with the contribution. I realize it may be ...
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Is this a bug, or a feature? Redirect on contribution landing page triggering while editing

My organization uses a redirect on the landing page after someone makes a contribution so they can fill our a survey for us. This redirect is triggering when we are trying to edit the "Thank you and ...
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How do I uncheck the recurring contribution check box by default?

I've searched here and on the CiviCRM forum but haven't been able to find an answer to what I was hoping would be fairly simple. I want to give people the option of making their contribution ...
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Change donation to another donor

We have accidentally attributed a credit card donation to the wrong person. How can we change the donation to the correct donor? Do we have to delete the donation on one record and add it to the other?...
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What should be synced to an accounting package from civicrm?

My church uses Aplos Accounting. It's a web-based accounting package aimed at non-profits (www.aplos.com). They have recently implemented an api (www.aplos.com/api). I am interested in doing some ...
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Donor with only email address shows no display name

If a NEW donor makes a donation and only supplies their email address*, the displayed name is blank in WordPress civi 4.6.4 and above. (*This can happen when someone donates directly through PayPal, ...
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Contribution Status Updates, no more 'overdue'

I've been trying to follow the contribution status updates and found this link very helpful: http://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRM/CiviAccounts+Data+Flow#CiviAccountsDataFlow-...
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Why are subsequent recurring contributions not recorded?

It seems that only the 1st contribution in a recurring series is recorded in CiviCRM, and the others have to be noticed and entered manually. Is there any way that someone has found to fix this ...
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How do we preprocess CSV columns when using CiviCRM builtin import functionality?

We use CiviCRM's import data functionality (and api-csv-import-gui) to import partner's contributions from CSV files. This is working great because the CSV columns can be mapped to CiviCRM fields via ...