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Refresh a popup from a second popup

We have a custom Page (not a form, a page that just displays data) that opens in a popup using the crm-popup class. In that popup's page, we have another crm-poup link to edit a form with child info ...
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Creating extension with civix: How to use CRM dir?

I want to create an extension for CiviCRM that will add an extra column for appended documents inside the activities list of a Case View. That is, when users have appended a document while creating an ...
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Getting error when using civix generate:module or civix generate:entity curly braces no longer supported in phar

Getting this error when using civix to generate a module or an entity: Fatal error: Array and string offset access syntax with curly braces is no longer supported in phar:///usr/local/bin/civix/vendor/...
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Create new contact sub-type when extension is installed

I'm building a new extension using civix and buildkit. I need to create a new ContactType (sub-type of individual) on install (if it doesn't already exist). I know how I would do it, but I'd prefer ...
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Access to the extension created with civix via url

Hi Everyone i've create an extension with civix and i've generated page.Now i want to access to this page a've created. Anybody know how to deal with this or have an exemple of url. My extension is ...
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Civix: command not found

I have downloaded, then uploaded civix.phar to my www/www directory (where Drupal is installed). Now, if I run civix civicrm:ping (from this www/www directory), the answer is : -bash civix: command ...
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How to create an v4 api using civix tool?

I am using civix tool to create an extension. I created an API using civix tool.I want to create API v4. How to create API v4?
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Creating a custom Form: Action (view vs update)

I'm building my first extension, and have created the sample quickform using civix generate:form. So far, so good, the form shows and works within a modal popup. I've noticed with Core forms (like ...
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civix civicrm:ping error [Exception] Failed to locate civicrm.settings.php

I just installed CiviCRM BuildKit using the instructions here After accessing the bash shell of the container with: docker-compose exec -u buildkit civicrm bash I try running the command civix ...
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Civix not working Joomla! 3.9.3

Civix doesn't seem to work with Joomla! 3.9.3. According to this, Joomla! 3.9.3 doesn't allow loading of phar packed files. When I try to run civix, I get the following exception error in a red panel: ...
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Development - Refresh of parent page

Wordpress with CiviCRM 5.3.2 Hi guys, I'm struggling with a small problem. I've added a tab (using tabset) to create a new tab while viewing a contact. That tab lists any dogs registered to that ...
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Development on a plugin - How to transfer values

I have created a new plugin structure using civix. It has created the elements I wanted in the database. I have used dogregistry_civicrm_tabset to add a tab to my contacts pages. I used civix 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 install civix and build an extension in drupal

Please I don't know how to install civix and build an extension using civicrm. I already installed drupal and civicrm module. but I have no clue how to write an extension or how to run anything here. ...
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Documentation and examples civicrm

I want full documentation of civix tool for creating civicrm extension. I already saw a document on github. I need more information about civix.
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Create a extension for civicrm

Please give some reference site for creating a simple extension for civicrm with sample example. Any simple extension on GitHub.
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How to Add Menu Item to Parent Using Civix

I'm trying to add a menu item for my extension to the existing "Memberships" menu. The documentation suggests the following: Use the Civix implementation Civix comes with helper functions ...
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Add new smarty template to an existing page

I want to add a new template part to the activity edit & view page, I have been trying number of hooks to do it but could not figure out which one best to use. I am trying to do something similar ...
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how to import extension to civicrm

I would like to create an extension with civicrm. But I have a problem, although I could install civicrm and civix, I can not have where is the source code of the civicrm platform. I go to the ...
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Install error when generating a new extension module

I'm trying to generate a new extension module following instructions from the docs: https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/extensions/civix/#generate-module However, when I run the proposed command to ...
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civix permission denied errors in /usr/local/bin when generating a skeltal extension

I've been following the instructions to create a new extension and get the following errors when I run the civix generate:module command: civix generate:module org.civicrm.searchbuilderlocation ...
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creating scheduled api using civix

I am using civix to create a scheduled task with civix generate:api --schedule Daily chiroContact assignAnimatorCourseResponsibleLabel The files get created correctly, and the new api possibility ...
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How do I write the _spec function for my custom API?

When I run... civix generate:api foo bar ...civix generates the following code: function _civicrm_api3_foo_Bar_spec(&$spec) { $spec['magicword']['api.required'] = 1; } From this example, I ...
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How to reset the headless test db?

I'm using headless phpunit tests. I noticed that the first time I do this it pauses and says about installing schema for xxxx - a test database. If you break stuff enough, you can end up with a ...
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How to create entity in CiviCRM

I am trying to create the Entity in CiviCRM with my extension. But I am struck here. Unable to find the XML folder in my CiviCRM installation. After running the below command civix generate:entity ...
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Unable to locate folder xml under the civicrm root directory

I am new to civicrm and trying to build extension. The extension is build and activated. The stage where I got stocked is when I trying to add entity for my civicrm extension. I am following the ...
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How to add a new entity in CiviCRM extension

As I am new to CiviCRM. I am trying to create a new entity for my extension to add some new data in database schema. The documentation I am following to create a new entity is: https://docs.civicrm....
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Difficulties generating an entity's DAO and SQL for a new extension

I have been trying to generate DAO and SQL files for an entity I created with civix generate:entity ... according to the documentation ("Add a new entity" - 4.d.). Using the latest civicrm-core clone ...
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"Unknown path" when viewing a newly generated angular page

I'm trying to get started learning how to make Angular pages within a CiviCRM extension so I ran civix help generate:angular-page and read some help text about an example. Cool. Then I ran civix ...
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Civicrm:ping INI file not found

I have installed civicrm and want to develop an extension. I installed civix for creating this extension but when i run civix civicrm:ping command in my civicrm folder, I get the following error: C:\...
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What domain name should I use for my extension's fully qualified name?

I'm getting started with creating extensions and I see that each extension needs a "full name" or "fully qualified name" or "key", which often serves as the name of the git repository too. I see that ...
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What are `*.mgd.php` files for?

Browsing through a civix generated file I see it globbing for *.mgd.php files? What are these files all about then??
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How can I locate my extension directory?

This question surprised me a bit - but I have no clue about where to locate my extension directory!! Is there a simple way to reliably locate it (either programatically or via the UI)?
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Does class autoloading not work in standalone phpunit testing?

I'm following civix's upgrade instructions to enable unit tests to be executed with standalone phpunit. I've got my code in a work-in-progress git branch. The first commit captures the civix-...
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civix generate:module org.civicrm.angularex error

lteI have installed a civicrm buildkit with vagrantbox and vagrant up correctly on windows, ubuntu server run and at d7-master.dev I am listening drupal civicrm all done ok. as I try to generate ...
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Civix: how to install and generate a skeletal extension (drupal)

I've installed civicrm on drupal site (on remote virtual hosting). And I need to create an extension for civicrm. As far as I know, civix is required for that. I've read https://github.com/totten/...
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How to change the default license selection in `civix generate:module`?

By default civix generate:module will create an extension licensed with AGPL-3.0. How would one go about changing that default to something else, say, GPL-3.0? Edit: I'm aware of the --license ...
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Runtime Exception Booted CiviCRM, but failed to find 'api/class.api.php'

I created an extension module with civix then cd'd to the module directory and tried to create a custom report based on a copy of an existing report. I used the following command: $ civix generate:...
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does civix need a mysql install?

I would use civix for coding a scheduled task that updates a customed field. I could generate an extension skeletton with the "civix generate:module" command, but fail to use "civix generate:api" for ...
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Civix reports "Failed to locate civicrm.settings.php"

I used the command civix generate:api Civicrmzapier submit to an API function to an extension i am working on, but got the following error as on the screenshot and the api function is not added. ...
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civix civicrm:ping not printing any output

I am running CiviCRM on Mac OSX 10.11.3, using the latest Bitnami CiviCRM/Drupal stack (bitnami-civicrm-4.6.11-0-osx-x86_64). I have civix-15.04.1 installed as instructed (under $HOME/civix), and ...
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Civix: Install error: API error: DB Error: already exists

According documentation I created a skeleton module with civix and answered yes to install it. It then gives an error response as in the Title. Afterwards is listed active in the extensions page. ...
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How can I make a custom report that displays info for three contacts based on relationships?

I've used Civix to make a duplicate of the default Relationship report, and I'd like to extend it to show basic information for a third contact. So we have Contact A and can specify criteria about the ...
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Display menu and pages of a newly created extension

I am working a new extension that i created throough civix. i have added some pages and some forms, how do i display the menu on the home page of the extension and navigate to the different pages and ...
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How to get over 'Failed to locate CMS...' exception on civix?

I was working to create skeletal extension module through civix but unfortunately I am getting this exception "Failed to locate CMS. Please call civix from somewhere under the CMS root."
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Error in civix generate:api "You cannot change the session module's ini settings at this time"

When attempting to run this: civix generate:api Invoice Create It creates an /api/v3/Invoice folder but doesn't create any files. Instead I get the following: Warning: ini_set(): A session is ...
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