Questions tagged [extension]

CiviCRM Extensions are packaged pieces of functionality that extend CiviCRM's out-of-the-box functionality, independent of the CMS platform.

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Why should I use an ~/extensions directory rather than the default ~/ext for new extensions?

It seems like not an uncommon practice - or at least, by two CiviCRM partner shops that I know of :) - to use an ~/extensions directory for adding new extensions, rather than the default ~/ext ...
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How to track bounces from Sendgrid in CiviCRM 5.x?

We're set up with CiviCRM and Sendgrid but don't have bounce processing as far as we can tell, and are not sure how to fix that. All information on using the SendGrid api is pretty old and we have no ...
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Lookup Field in Extended Reports

I've created a relationship report through the Extended Reports extension but have run into a challenging situation. I want the report to show detailed information (in this case, the name of the ...
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Error downloding CiviCRM extensions

I'm trying to install extensions (e.g. Cicimobile, Civivolunteers) and I get this error: info] WARNING: The downloader may be unable to download files which require HTTP redirection. This may be a ...
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Create API not updating database in new extension - what have I missed?

Help, built new extension, form displays, accepts input, but never updates the database The returns I get from all functions do not show errors. What the heck am I doing wrong???? It's going to be ...
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New Extension Tab Zip Support Required Message

After upgrading to PHP 7.2, now receiving this message when trying to add a new Extension ZIP Support Required You will not be able to install extensions at this time because your installation of PHP ...
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What are the Drupal modules most used with CiviCRM?

I can see which CiviCRM Extensions are most used at this link. I've just installed the Masquerade Drupal module, and want to see what else I might want to be using. Is there an equivalent listing ...
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CiviCRM_API3_Exception: “API error: DB Error: already exists”

CiviCRM_API3_Exception: "DB Error: constraint violation" I have fixed these problem by updating one by one from 5.14.1 to 5.19.1 but now I have got new problem :) In the new version I cant ...
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Installing “Edit Line Item” extension CiviDiscount permission error

Upon installing "Edit Line Item" extension with CiviDiscount already installed I get this error: Some modules define permissions but the CMS cannot store them; cividiscount Any advice?
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Extension to automate a report with group creation

Ciao, currently the reality for which I work proceeds to create groups through the execution of a report. Now I have to automate the process and create an extension with a cron that does the job. Can ...
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Are virtual community tools (groups, mailinglists, profiles, “friends”, …) playing nice with CiviCRM?

We are looking into integrating online community tools (like buddypress, peepso): members can open closed and public groups groups have mailinglist functionality, ideally posts to the group can be ...
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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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Error in WordPress affecting site editing

When I try to edit pages in my WordPress site, I get a message on the editing page: The site is experiencing technical difficulties. Please check your site admin email inbox for instructions. The ...
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How do I update CiviVolunteer, from the UI or from the command line?

I'm running Civi 5.19.alpha1 with Drupal locally. I have CiviVolunteer 4.7.31-2.3.1, which is the latest release listed on GitHub, from June 2018. I want to update to the latest stuff in the repo, ...
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How to develop a very simple Extension

I want to develop a very simple Extension which : searches the current contact_id then verifies if he is recorded for a given event (event_id as a parameter) then, depending on the result, echoes a ...
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Contact Form: Unable to set country and province programmatically

From an extension I'm trying to insert data from the geocoding of Google maps into the address form. No problem with text fields, while I can't set the 2 SELECT fields. In practice, in the following ...
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Ways for an extension to determine how (by which form/screen/API) a Contribution was created?

I'm creating an extension. It should: intervene when a Contribution is created, and make some changes to the data only intervene if the Contribution was created via a public-facing Contribution Page, ...
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Settings for moving recurring payments to Stripe

I am in the process of moving from Paypal to stripe. Stripe has has an enquiry as follows: "Please let me know if the data should be imported as cards[0] or card sources[1]. If you're not sure, I ...
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How do I grep the CiviCRM universe?

I'd like to remove some deprecated code from CiviCRM core, but I'm not sure if it might be used by other extensions in the CiviCRM universe. Is there a way to search the code of all known extensions?
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Error on enabling CiviMobileAPI extension

After installing the extension CiviMobileAPI, I am getting the below error when I access the contacts page. Can you please have a look and support. Warning: Invalid argument supplied for foreach() in ...
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Synchronizing contacts and groups from CiviCRM to Outlook

Hope to get the solution of this issue (https://github.com/veda-consulting/uk.co.vedaconsulting.outlookapi/issues/65) The problem: In CiviCRM 5.12.0, I use OutlookForCiviCRM plugin and the civicrm ...
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Problems Upgrading Mosaico 2.0 to 2.1

Mosaico 2.1 has just been released. When I tried to upgrade from Mosaico 2.0 to 2.1 I got several errors as follows: Unable to remove directory /sites/default/files/civicrm/ext/uk.co.vedaconsulting....
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CiviCRM menu bar corrupted after installing Shoreditch

I'm trying out the Shoreditch theme (originally for Mosaico, but it's so much more useable I'd prefer to keep it on by default if possible). I see weird white blocks at each end of the CiviCRM menu ...
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Insert and Get New ID in Extension

Within a new extension, in a form's postProcess function, I am inserting into a non-Civi table (separate mysql database/table). What is the proper way to execute a MySQL insert statement and retrieve ...
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CiviCalendar shows nothing on Wordpress deployment

I do not see any information on my Civicalendar. When enabling backtrace and debugging I am thrown this error when the extension tries to get the JSON error: Database Error Code: You have an error in ...
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How to show help_text on buildQuickForm elements

I'm using buildQuickForm in an extension to allow editing of some custom settings. It's working well, but when I created the custom settings there was a field called, "help_text". I can't seem to ...
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Conflict with Accessible Keyboard Menus

I'm in Wordpress 5.2 and the Civi menus disappeared. I brought up my inspector and isolated the problem to Keyboard Accessible Menus (KAM). The fallout there is that CiviTutorial and Recent Items Menu ...
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Is CiviPostcode dead?

I've tried to sign up for CiviPostcode last week, and was expecting an email to verify my account after signing up. This didn't appear, so signed up again with a different address, but still no ...
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How can I update the CiviMobile 2.0 extension to the CiviMobileAPI 3.0 extension?

I had v2 of the CiviMobile extension installed on a WP/Civi site for testing to see how the mobile app would perform. I see that a new version of the app and the extension has been released, so tried ...
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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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Still having problems with GDPR T&C in Contributions

Our provider has applied the latest patch (issue #198) to Veda Consulting's GDPR extensions (V2.7) in an effort to get the T&C's working correctly on Events and Contributions. It seems to have ...
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How to get a data for a perticular logged in user ( through API)?

I gave an ACL role to users for data segregation. I want to fetch data from database but data must filter i.e. ACL. How to get data. Also I want a userkey and sitekey?
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Mosaico extension uses

Is anyone using Mosaico for designing a newsletter? Is it easy to use? Can you send a newsletter directly through mass mail? I would appreciate any comments. Thank you.
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Is it possible to find out who installed an extension update?

One of my clients had the API v4 extension updated to 4.3.0 last evening, and so today the contact summary screen was broken - because the API extension isn't compatible with the contact summary ...
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CiviVolunteer will not install or uninstall

So we are playing around with extensions that might help us, and tried to install civivolunteer. It is on my extension list, and the option is to "install". When I click this I get an error about ...
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How to set a permission using drupal ACL?

I am developing an extension. I want to provide permissions using drupal. I am using following hook for creating a permission hook_civicrm_permission(&$permissions); But, how to do that (means ...
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Extension install failed, now cant get the functions to work or reinstall successfully. How to fix please?

I am on CiviCRM 4.7, Php 5.6, drupal 7. When installing GDPR extension, it failed. After that whenever I try to uninstall and reinstall, CiviCRM shows error "Found Name, activity_type, ...
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ContactLayout extension not working with civicrm 5.10

So we are using Drupal 7 and civiCRM 5.10. We want to use this extension https://github.com/civicrm/org.civicrm.contactlayout We have installed angular profiles (4.7.31-1.1.2) and API v4 (4.3.0) as ...
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Getting problem while installing of my extension

I was trying to install my created extension. First time it worked. After I was trying to install then it shows me the following error.[I am working on windows and Linux platform. But this problem ...
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Adding Image using javascript

I am trying to insert a new image using an extension and I am put that image into images directory (under the extension directory); CRM.$(function($){ cj("#civicrm-menu").prepend('<li class="...
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How to use Laravel framework for building CiviCRM extension?

I am building a CiviCRM extension using civix build tool. I want to use laravel in my extension. How to use laravel framework in my project?
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civix civicrm:ping error [Exception] Failed to locate civicrm.settings.php

I just intstalled CiviCRM buildkit using the instructions here After navigating to the bash with docker-compose exec -u buildkit civicrm bash I try running the command civix civicrm:ping in /src ...
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How to overwrite template file using php?

I want to override predefined template file in my extension.How to do that using php?
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How to use symfony and doctrine 2 framework for building an extension?

I created an extension using core php and CiviCRM tool(civix). I want to use a symfony(framework) and doctrine(ORM). Beacuse ORM provide some methods to store and retrieve methods are there. Symfony ...
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Assigning a php associative array to JS?

I am trying to assign a php array to js. // On the Server: CRM_Core_Resources::singleton()->addVars('myNamespace', array('foo' => 'bar')); // In the JS file or inline script CRM.alert(CRM....
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Extension settings lost on upgrade - known issue?

On a couple of my own extensions and some that are not my own, I've seen that the extension settings go missing immediately upon upgrading the extension. These extensions all define settings metadata ...
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How do I use the CiviCRM “spinner” in an extension?

My extension places a field on a page that loads data via AJAX from the database. The field appears blank until the data is loaded. How can I show the CiviCRM spinning logo if my data isn't loaded ...
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Navigation Menu Lost

I received an update alert in the "Summary Fields" plugin. The Admin Navigation Menu has disappeared after updating. Now I get an error when I tell you to disable the plugin. The problem is that it ...
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What is the best way to raise awareness of a extension upgrade that breaks core fuctionality, e.g. all the menus went away?

On Friday one of the extensions, summaryfields popped up showing there is an upgrade available. Well, for many, this upgrade causes all the civi menus to go away. So while people should never ever ...
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Main menu disappears after updating Summary Fields extension under wordpress

I use latest civi 5.10.0 in Wordpress 5.0.3. Today I was warned to update Summary Fields to 4.0.0 version. After update the main menu disappeared from my civi installation. The Cleanup Caches and ...