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Participant Search - Failed to interpret input for search

In the latest version of CiviCRM on the latest stable version of Drupal 7, if I attempt the following: Events > Find Participants Enter an event name AND a participant status The search results in ...
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How can I create a public-facing search with mapped results when using Wordpress as the host CMS?

Using Drupal Views and the contributed module CiviCRM Contact Distance Search I was able to create a search tool to enable unauthenticated users to find contacts and show them on a map based on ...
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How to link profile field with multiple values?

I would like to create a link to a pre-filtered profile search. I have a field (custom_2) with multiple values. I was able to link using one value (ex id=2) suing this url: .../index.php?option=...
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full-text search not working consistently; case search in custom field not working

First, I'll explain how I stumbled upon the issue. We need some serious, working search functionality. I set up a custom field for cases. I set up the custom field to be searchable. I then created a ...
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Search for contacts with documents

I am in a process of migrating CiviCRM data to a separate database. I am using the Documenten extension to store some files attached to my contacts and I would like to find the contacts which have ...
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Nothing happens when selecting any “Actions” dropdown options

After upgrading to 5.12.1 (and then 5.12.3), none of the dropdown options under "Actions" work. For example, when conducting an Advanced Search and selecting, "Print/Merge Documents" or "Export ...
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How do I removed accordions in the advanced search

My charity needs a custom address field, rather than the address field that comes with civicrm. This is mostly set up, but there is one issue we have. We have removed the fields from the advanced ...
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How to fix it? By pressing “Print Summary”, there are extra 2 blank pages printed

By pressing "Print Summary", there are extra 2 blank pages printed. One of them is before the content and the other is after. How can I make them disappear? I'm using CiviCRM version 5.10.4. Thanks.
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Searches generate error 'CiviCRM_API3_Exception: “Constructor failed”'

Either toolbar searches or advanced searches on Joomla/Civi latest version generate the following error (with full debugging/backtrace on - and reformatting to make more legible, the actual error ...
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How can I identify the hard contributions/contributors that lead to a soft credit?

I have just upgraded from 4.4 to 4.7.19 and can't seem to identify a certain group of contacts now that the "In honour of" functionality has been subsumed into Soft credits. When admin processes a ...
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When using search builder to find contacts that are in multiple specific groups (AND, not OR), 0 results returned

Let's say you have Group A & Group B, and two contacts, Contact A and Contact B. We want our search to find those contacts who are in both Group A AND Group B. For example, if Contact A is in ...
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How to fix it? By pressing “Print Summary”, there are 2 extra blank pages printed

By pressing "Print Summary", there are 2 extra blank pages printed. One of them is before the content and the other is after. How can I make them disappear? I'm using CiviCRM version 5.10.4. Thanks.
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How to identify case activities in find activities or advanced search

In Activity Detail Reports I can set a filter to include or exclude case activities. Is there a way of filtering activity searches in a similar fashion?
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I get a WSOD when I use the search function on CiviCRM

CiviCRM was working fine until I downloaded an extension called CiviRules. I looked into the API for field UFMatch, clicked around in there, and pressed execute (got no warning that it was going to ...
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Searching for users by Total Contributions (CiviContribute, Drupal7)

I process donations on a third party site and would like to import these records to CiviContribute. I've imported each donation as a separate contribution, e.g. Peter has made a donation on 14/01/19 ...
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Custom profile only displaying one result in search

I've been trying to build a profile to customise the columns shown in search results. I have the profile working, showing the columns I wanted, but for some reason the results page is only displaying ...
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Accessing a user's search history

It seems as though one of the members of my organization has used their access to our contact information in a way that they shouldn't have. I've been tasked with proving that they searched for, and ...
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How to create and fetch custom URL for advanced search?

I like to search for very specific parameters, the resulting URL's look like this: http://localhost/crm4/civicrm/contact/search/advanced?_qf_Advanced_display=true&qfKey=...
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CiviCRM profile search not working when integrated with Wordpress

We're currently facing an issue. We are running Wordpress 4.9.8, and running CiviCRM. We're looking to publicly display a search widget on one of our wordpress pages, to search within a specific ...
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Can you search for only manually added members of a smart group?

Is there any way to search or sort the manually added members of a smart group (versus the smart members)? It seems like there should be, but I don't see any option anywhere. It isn't possible to sort ...
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Searching for someone not in a relationship

We're using CiviCRM to primarily build a network of activist groups around the country. There are "area organisers" and people they are linked with. We are using the relationship function to link ...
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Can not enable Contact Distance Search under CiviCRM modules

I have installed CiviCRM 4.7 and CMS is Drupal 7.56 CiviCRM Contact Distance Search is showing disabled in the modules list. Why is it disabled? how to enable it?
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Activity search by subject - advanced search vs activity search

I've noticed the upgrade to the activity search now lets you search either the Subject or details of an activity (I'm in Civi 5.5.3, Drupal 7.59) which is great but on the Advanced search screen it ...
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Advanced Search: Proximity search fails; returns “We could not geocode the destination address.”

Side Note: This worked before upgrading from 4.7.8 to 4.7.10. When we go to Advanced Search (ourdomain/civicrm/contact/search/advanced): Address Fields, enter a Postal Code and a range (ex: Find ...
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Feature request: Make search more forgiving and spaces after comma and non-primary emails

Two longstanding inconvenient issues about the search: it does not locate non-primary emails (see attached) if you fail to place a space between the lastname, firstname it will not return any results ...
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Trouble searching for deleted cases

In Civi 5.5.3 (Drupal 7.59) I'm running into an error trying to search for deleted cases. In case search with our without additional parameters set, if I check the "Deleted Cases" box I get an error ...
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Civicase- order results in find case

Following links in Civicase dashboard (4.6.38) normally takes you through to a set of search results in the Find Cases search. Initially cases are displayed by client name, alphabetically. There are ...
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Is there anyway to search on a non-primary email address?

Right now, as far as I can tell and from what I've seen in old issues and current jira issue, searches only search for primary email address. Worried about performance issues. So it appears there is ...
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Mail merge export issue

I've had a good search and not seen anyone asking a similar question - I'm testing out the mail merge function to see if it will work for our next mailing. I'm able to export labels as a PDF from an ...
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Best way to search through multiple postcode regions

I'm in the UK where the postcode regions are - well not exactly designed for the digital age shall we say? I need to group everyone in our database into 7 regions that fit our organisation's needs but ...
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Getting “DB Error: syntax error” When searching for Deleted cases

When I try and do any kind of search for cases and I select the box for "deleted cases" I get a page saying: DB Error: syntax error I am using Civi 5.3.1 and Drupal 7.59. The log gives the following ...
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Is there a recommended way to customise the quicksearch?

I'm trying to customise the top-left quicksearch box so that it recognises some of our internal codes without selecting a specific option in the dropdown. I used to adapt xavier's great Quick ...
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Any way to allow non validated (public visitors) to search the PCP pages available for an event?

Still evaluating CIVICRM for use by my organisation and I love most of the functionality. One thing I need, and I'm surprised it's not core functionality - or perhaps it is and I haven't found it ...
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How can I generate a search results page from a list of contact IDs, programatically?

I have an extension that lets people filter contacts in various ways. I'd like them to be able to click to show these contacts in a standard Civi results page - with the action box at the top etc. So ...
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Search by radius to postal code or zip

I tend to do a lot of roster pages on Drupal + CiviCRM sites (Drupal Views, exposing CiviCRM contact record fields). One of the search filters I'd like to try would be to allow visitors to enter a ...
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Search by date removed from group

I need to rebuild some groups where all the members were removed by the link between CiviCRM and Mailchimp. I have found the ability to list all members of a group who have ever been removed from that ...
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Show default country and state for public proximity search

I'm trying to figure out how I can set public-facing proximity searches in 4.7.25 to default to civiCRM's default country? Currently, the user is required to select a country and state, but 99% of ...
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Program Question

In the search feature, where is the date range filter? We recently transitioned to JManage, which uses your programming for their database. Their documentation specifies that one can filter the search ...
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Custom data sets, search and display in CiviCampaign

I am currently setting up CiviCRM for the small NGO I currently work for, and I am having a lot of trouble with CiviCampaign. We use CiviCampaign to record every fundraising campaign the organization ...
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Wordpress main search widget - Search events

Does the search widget in wordpress integrate with CiviCRM. I need for people in mi site to be able to search for events in a particular city. For example if I have an event in Miami and someone ...
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Search Irregularities

We are on WP 4.9.4 and Civi 4.7.29 multisite. There is incorrect behavior when trying to do a search on a smart group that is combining a activity type field and a custom field. We have 750 search ...
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Searching/filtering by the date a contact was added to a group

When viewing a contact's Group tab, you can see the groups as well as the date that they were added to the group. I've been trying to find a way to search based on the date that a contact was added ...
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Link to Directly View Default List of Contacts (Drupal)

I would like to be able to link directly to the page listing contacts (same as if searching for a wildcard (searching without entering . Even better would be able to pass in variables through the link ...
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Mixing Contact sub-type with Individual data in Profile?

I have a profile containing first name, last name, employer, and contact sub-type. When I load the profile in the front-end and click on search, I'm able to see everyone. On the first screen, I'm ...
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How to recover deleted (?) activity

I think I may have deleted a bunch of activities by accident. Here's what seems to have happened: I had "Activity X" scheduled to occur every Saturday from 6/10/17 to 12/30/17 As 2017 rolled along, ...
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How do I search for the exact string match using CiviCRM API

How do I perform Contact GET for the contact with the exact display name which will return only contacts with that exact display name? Say I create two users xyz and xyzA $result = civicrm_api3('...
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Pre-fill custom field value on advanced contact search form

I have a custom field that I want to be searched when a user chooses a custom quicksearch option. I have the autocomplete working with the custom quicksearch option, but I want the behavior of ...
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Set Default View for Views For Display Contacts in Advanced Search Form

I want to change the columns that are shown in the advanced search results. I have created a Search Views Profile and this shows up in the dropdown list of the Search Views on the Advanced Search ...
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Search for Individuals with Employee Relationship for Organisations with Certain Criteria

We have a custom organisation option field showing the "Membership Type". I want to do a search (create a smartgroup) to find all individuals with a relationship "Employee of" for organisations that ...
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why does a search in contacts using full name in lowercase not find the contact?

Example: I have a contact Leo Bakx. The following searches find the contact successfully: leo; bakx; Leo Bakx. However the search leo bakx (all lower case) results in no match found. The search %leo ...