Questions tagged [evaluating-civicrm]

Questions asking about how appropriate CiviCRM is for a certain use case or environment, generally from the perspective of someone who hasn't installed CiviCRM yet.

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Drupal 8 online conferencing that integrates with CiviCRM?

Not precisely a CiviCRM question, but this is something that I suspect other people here have already faced and solved, and I'm hoping to get feedback. I'm redoing our website for a nonprofit, with an ...
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Some problems to add email account in CiviMail CiviCRM

I am trying to configure the email address to send messages. I am trying to use a Google Workspace user with custom domain. Some values that I have are the following: Server: smtp.gmail.com Username: ...
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CiviCRM URL issue: CiviCRM theme is not loading after CiviCRM update to 5.26.1 version

After upgrading the CiviCRM to the latest version 5.26.1, the CiviCRM theme is not loading. I have checked on the Browser Console and I saw a CSS and JS file errors. Some of the errors are given below ...
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Error Upgrading DB to 5.15.alpha1 on Drupal 7: SQL error

When I am trying to Upgrade the DB to 5.15.alpha1, some SQL error is occurring. How can I fix the error as given below: $Fatal Error Details = Array ( [callback] => Array ( [0] => CRM_Core_Error [...
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Using CiviGrant as the applicant/recipient

Our charity doesn't offer grants but applies for a fair few. Having had a play around with CiviGrant, I can't see any immediate problem with using the component as a way of tracking grants that we've ...
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Best WordPress theme framework for correct display of CiviCRM?

For those who develop for CiviCRM on WordPress, what theme frameworks do not work with CiviCRM, what theme frameworks do work without problems, and which seem best for displaying CiviCRM content? I'...
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CiviCRM support for v5.x

I'm using CiviCRM v5.x with PHP 7.2. I would like to know how long would the CiviCRM support end for v5.x or may I get some information about the support terms? Great thanks for the kind support!
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how civicrm class prepared on body tag

Does anybody have an idea, how and where we build CiviCRM class on body tag.? E.g. 1 URL:https://domain.com/civicrm/admin/setting/updateConfigBackend?reset=1 Class : html not-front logged-in page-...
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NEWBIE: Is CiviCRM RIGHT FOR US

I have a nonprofit organization who wants to manage their members and create a paperless membership management environment. Some of the specific, out of the box needs are: The ability to manage roles ...
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Batch Credit Card Processing

Can CiviCRM do a batch credit card transactions where the transactions get send to the payment gateway in a batch? I tried going to Contributions > Batch Data Entry / Accounting Batches, and when I ...
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member login; view & pay pledges

I run an organization that takes pledges from members. I am looking for software that would allow members to login to their accounts; view past and outstanding pledges and pay online for any money ...
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how to setup civicrm on windows 8

Please could anybody direct me on how to setup civiCRM on my windows OS and also code with it. I am totally new to this type of platform and with no clue on how to go about anything, however, I have a ...
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On behalf of one of our customers: is there a publishing company out there that uses CivICRM?

Our customer Acquire Publishing is starting on their CiviCRM road with attached websites, memberships, events and all sorts of stuff......They are wondering if there are any other publishing ...
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Your Organization Profile for CiviCRM - Survey - To help us make an educated decision

We are really hesitant on moving toward CiviCRM because of our size (40k donations per year and > $5M in income with 150k contacts). We have put together this survey below...what is the best way for ...
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Mosaico email template extension or Mailchimp email integration?

As a small NGO we are about to Upgrade CiviCRM from 4.1.3 to current version 5.9 (as at 18/01/19) and Migrate CiviCRM from Drupal 6.35 to WordPress CMS. The two quotes we have offer Mosaico email ...
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Is CIviCRM compatible with Concrete5?

Our website is built on the Concrete5 platform. Is CiviCRM compatible with Concrete5?
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CiviCRM Integration with SMS Gateway custom API

How to send SMS using the API when the CRM user will open a new case. The SMS gateway has it's own API and I know how to integrate with it. I tried to edit in the code but it's very big what's ...
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Is CiviCRM a viable choice? 4 Questions

I'm looking for a software for a non-profit organization, which should cover some special functions in addition to the 'normal' CRM functionality and wonder whether CiviCRM is suitable. I've been ...
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Help validating our proposed WordPress/CiviCRM solution!

Looking for some support from those that have experience with WordPress and CiviCRM to help confirm if what I'm looking to do here is feasible! We are a small charity and currently putting together a ...
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Cost for Booster Club Auction Event

I am the chair person of organizing a silent/live auction for our Booster Club. Looking at streamlining processes. Need cost info please.
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CiviCRM Spark trial and pricing?

Am I missing something obvious, or is there nothing in the CiviCRM Spark sign-up process that says what the billing period is? It says 'CiviCRM Spark Hosting - $ 9.50' and that it'll renew ...
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How to migrate Raisers edge data to CiviCRM?

We have large data in Raisers edge.We need to migrate Raisers edge data to CiviCRM. How to migrate Raisers edge data to CiviCRM?
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How refund is possible for event participants in civicrm?

I am using civicrm 4.6 in wordpress where users register for the events. We also want to allow users cancel their registrations and admin can refund them. We are using Stripe payment processor and ...
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Activity Permission - Prevent User to View Other User Activity - CiviCRM

I'm asking about activity permission in CiviCRM. I've tried to search by default functionality to prevent user to view other user activity but i guess there is no feature to do this. This is the case ...
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Does CiviCRM have servers in Canada?

Does CiviCRM have servers in Canada and is it possible to only store your information on them?
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Calculated member fees

Currently exploring CiviCRM as a possible replacement for our current CRM. Our members are all union organisations and the membership dues are a calculation based on a fee x number of members in the ...
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How secure is CiviCRM?

How does CiviCRM keep our data secure? Is the program web-based? Or is it desktop based? I am interested in downloading and trying CiviCRM for our organization but can't find an information on ...
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A couple questions

We are a non profit with very specific needs Does Civi do deposits by batch? Can Civi track attendance? When our clients come in they have redeemable points and credits that they get monthly and use ...
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How much time it will take to build CiviCRM from scratch by single person?

This question is just to have an idea of the effort that has gone into building CiviCRM. How much time will it take to build CiviCRM from scratch by a single person? including testing and fixing the ...
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How does CiviCRM rate compared to other CRMs

I am writing this question as our organisation is starting to explore alternative CRM’s that are available on the market to replace our current existing one which is ChilliDB. Our use of the CRM would ...
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Replacing CHARMS with CiviCRM

Our school's fine arts dept (band, choir, orchestra, drama) uses Charms from charmsoffice.com. Our Boosters for each of those groups also work with what is in Charms. If nothing else I would like to ...
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How far is the CiviSocial integration under implementation?

I am able to see some talks on CiviSocial. https://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRM/Social+Media+Integration How far is it implemented? How can I integrate my organization's Social Media ...
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Use Case Difference between CiviCRM and Croudfunding Sites?

Several people (who know little about CiviCRM) when looking at CiviCRM claim that it's no different than a Crowdfunding site, but I look at it as you don't own a Crowdfunding site, and thus they can ...
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Can I run a Test Installation? If so, how?

I'm part of a non-profit organization - the Center for Jewish Nonviolence - that is looking to use CiviCRM. We are very impressed with what we've seen on your website thus far and want to move forward ...
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Quote for set up and on-going

We are a charity interested in CRM and I wondered if you could please provide me with some information: A brief outline of what is on offer with your CRM package How we could use it – the benefits ...
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How much does it cost?

I want to know how much it costs. Why is there no mention on your website of how much it costs to get staRTED. Advice, please.
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Online Walking List

I am running a campaign for political office and the one thing we want to avoid is entering data after canvassing a neighborhood. What we want is to be able to have the same data that would be on a ...
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Community centre crm: courses, attendance, reporting

We're trying various different CRMs and systems, looking for a best fit before customisation. As well as CiviCRM, we're looking at Zoho and some others. Please could I ask you opinion on CiviCRM's ...
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How to change the Email that get notified when a new case is opened

I am new to Civi CRM, been reading the docs and can't for the life of me find where to set what email gets notified when we open up a new case.
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Multi-client capability und data storage

One important question: Is your software solution able to deal with multi-clients, e.g. that data can be separated between different clients (companies) und security can be setup for this requirement? ...
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CiviCRM for animal rescue charity

CiviCRM newbie here. I am interested in whether CiviCRM and Wordpress could be used to manage an Animal rescue and rehousing charity. In addition to tracking all the usual stuff like donations, events,...
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Climbing Gym Management

I would like to know if CiviCRM is the right choice to manage contacts and entrances of a climbing Gym. At present we manage subscrition manually with forms, and sell single entrance tickets and ...
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CiviCRM for NGO

Life Project 4 Youth (LP4Y) is a federation of local international NGOs, and we are looking for a single CRM platform that could help us to manage collaboratively and efficiently different aspect of ...
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Call to undefined function dl() error w/Joomla 3.5.1 & PHP 7

I've just installed CiviCRM on a Joomla 3.5.1 site to learn how to use it. I am seeing an issue that I have a question about. As long as I use Php 5.6 the installation works properly. If I try to ...
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Is there a customized realtor sales and contact management system in civi

Is there a customized realtor sales and property management and contact prospecting system available for CiviCRM, eg through an extension or set of modules integrating with Drupal?
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Standalone CiviCRM? (no CMS)

I was pretty excited to read about CiviCRM until I saw the requirement for one of the big 3 CMS systems. Is is possible to use/build CiviCRM without a CMS? All three of those CMS systems are massive ...
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CiviCRM for political campaign

We have a custom application which has been used in to election cycles. We are thinking of converting to the CiviCRM platform. Can CiviCRM be configured to run a political campaign?
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How CiviCRM works when a url hits

I am new to CiviCRM. I just want to know how the back end process works in CiviCRM when a URL hits in browser. Ex. http://localhost/test/drupal/civicrm/member?reset=1 When I am running this URL in ...
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Southern California Civi CRM Expert Wanted [closed]

We are huge fans of Civi CRM, but in order to really understand the benefits of the platform we would like to work with a veteran. Basically, we need a consultant to point us in the right direction ...
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Is CiviCRM compatible with Nginx?

If I have PHP installed on nginx, and Wordpress installed too, can I still run CiviCRM as a Wordpress Plugin?