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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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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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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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Unable to sort event participants by participant name after search?

It seems it's not possible to sort event participants by name after the search. To reproduce: Go to events, find participants, Select an event under event name, Select participant status (example ...
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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 ...
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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 result sort by Last Name

Which method really works if search results listing (doesn't matter, simple search or advanced one, both are the same) should be sorted by Last name, not by Contact ID? Things we've tried so far (none ...
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Custom fields with advance search and search builder returning wrong results

We have a custom fields to define our contacts regions as tick box for the region, after we upgraded to CivicRM 4.6.8 when we search using this custom field to find the client in a particular region ...
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Problem with Advanced Search and Search Builder

We are using Civi (version 4.6.3) primarily as a case management tool. In Advanced Search, when I try to create a query with more than one Custom Field Set used for two different Case Activities, ...
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Search within a case type

I would like to be able to search for a specific Case Type as well as a Case End Date within this case type. To give an example, say I have a record that contains both Case A (which ended January ...
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State/Province Field - Searching drop down menu with keyboard

Recently upgraded from 4.6.17 to 5.11. My staff uses the keyboard to search and select from the drop down menu in the "State/Province" field when entering data. Before the upgrade, the keyboard ...
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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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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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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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“Receipts - print or email” not working from Advanced Search

I carry out the following steps: Perform an Advanced Search displaying as contributions Select one or more contributions From the actions menu select Receipts - print or email No matter how many ...
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Displaying Tags as search result

Trying to get all assigned tags displayed for my contacts when doing a quick search / using search builder or advanced search. When adding tags through a profile, it seems they don't get displayed in ...
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Advanced search with geocoding generates error

I have installed Drupal and then installed Civicrm 4.7.19 with the demo data and I have enabled google maps to geo code contacts address. The problem now when I search using 'address fields' in '...
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Profile field pre and field post help on search pages

I am finding that field pre and post help do not display in Edit Search Query forms. Nor does form help, or even formatting fields. Am I missing something? We have a membership directory that our ...
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Specific reports from civicase

We have developed a sophisticated and fairly detailed civicase. However, we are having some difficulties in using Advanced Search to produce detailed reports based on some of the fields we have ...
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Error when trying “profile search form” from frontend

I've recently moved to a different hosting and had to change configuration. The site runs on Joomla 3.5.1 with CiviCrm 4.7.4 which was upgraded to 4.7.7 Everything seems to be running fine except for ...
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Exposing custom field and custom option group to advanced search export

I have a custom field (tempField) and a custom option group (tempGroup) with options (1, 2 and 3) I want to expose these to the export form. For example, when you choose "Individual -> Phone" field ...
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Advanced Search/Smart Group returning wrong results based on participant role (CiviEvent participant roles overlap?)

We have a number of participant roles setup in CiviEvent, with IDs ranging from 1-10. This includes a "Participant" role with ID 1 and "Sponsor" role with ID of 10 (and various roles with IDs 2-9 in ...
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Not all tags are available in a Contact Search

I have created a tag set which has one tag, "Changed Address". This tag is set using a rule when a contact's address is changed. When I perform a contact search, this tag does not show in the list of ...
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Cannot reach Server Error when searching for “?” via Full Text Search in ALL TABLES

I have used ? and ?? as placeholders for problematic names in CIVICRM records and was searching for them via Full Text Search in All Tables. This returned ok on different tabs for returns in Contacts, ...
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email search failure

I get this error when searching for any email address in advanced search or search builder. https://pastebin.com/6LRJDyt1 The 1-address alias is not defined, so it fails. In advanced search it does ...
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Search builder “not empty” “not null” question

I'm using CiviCRM to (in part) manage a large group of translation volunteers for our organisation. I've got everything set up quite nicely, using custom fields and groups to help our staff manage ...
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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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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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Is there a bug in Follow-up activity search?

Is there a bug in Follow-up activity search? I open Advanced search > Activities Choose: Has a Followup Activity? = Yes Click Search Result = Error Also tested in CiviCRM Drupal sandbox. Option ...