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How can I include Employer in display name?

I have tried this but doesn't work. Can anyone suggest a correct token format please? Thanks {contact.first_name}{ }{contact.last_name}{ }{contact.current_employer}
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Beyond provide a profile of an instance's stack, what is the purpose of Connections?

I am seeking information about the Connections admin area (Administer>System Settings>Connections): I have seen in one instance that there is something that can be set up here to generate a site ...
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Address Settings missing

Not sure what happened. The image below shows a blank page when I open Address Settings from the Localization menu.
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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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Should I use Civi::settings()->get and set or

In this post on StackExchange How do I add a new settings page for my extension? the way to create settings in CiviCRM is stated as : Create a settings dir in your extension's base directory, and ...
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Override CiviCRM settings

I want to override my CiviCRM settings. I am new with CiviCRM and I don't know where to put the line referenced in the attached image. Thanks in advance.
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I got this error after I override the civicrm.settings.php

I got this error after I add this line $civicrm_setting['Directory Preferences']['customFileUploadDir'] = '/var/www/testing/sites/default/files/civicrm/upload'; on civicrm.settings.php
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How to Modify CiviCRM settings file

How can I modify the CiviCRM settings file so that the CiviCRM extension directory is set using settings files variables. Thanks!
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One host, multiple Wordpress domains, one CiviCRM database

We want to use CiviCRM on one host which has several domains each with their own Wordpress installation. The CiviCRM database is located on the same host. I have looked at: https://wiki.civicrm.org/...
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how to change civicrm settings from command line?

There are some common settings to change for dev sites at mycivi.localhost/civicrm/admin/setting/debug. How can those be changed from the command line? A better answer for the question How should I ...
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Settings Definition (How to Use On_Change?)

Settings definitions allows for a field "on_change". Can anyone explain how to use this? I would like to have it execute a function that I have defined in my extension when my quickform is saved. ...
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Localization and Address settings disappeared after domain change

We recently changed a site url. After the URL change and making changes in the settings file there was an issue loading so I cleared the cache and reset the paths. Everything came back OK except all ...
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Mailer Settings - Method Not Implemented

The mailer settings page does not display. Method Not Implemented GET to /fun/wp-admin/admin.php not supported. Additionally, a 501 Method Not Implemented error was encountered while trying to use an ...
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Fix For “Incorrect Resource URL” Not Working

I am getting the error "Incorrect Resource URL" and seeing 404 for URLs that go to "undefinedjs/jquery/jquery.crmAjaxTable.js" and many instances of the error "Unable to reach the server. Please ...
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4.7.28 upgrade gives false warning that my resource URL is not correct

when I upgraded a client's staging site to 4.7.28, which added in a check to verify the resource url setting, we started getting a warning that the site's resource url was incorrect. However, the ...
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Outgoing SMTP Username reverts

After having filled in all setting for outgoing SMTP (using gmail) I fail to send email. The error from GMail says that the settings are incorrect (most likely). And indeed, even when I set my GMail ...
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Localization Settings DB Error: insufficient permissions

Civicrm 4.7.24 Drupal 7 EC2 Server Amazon RDS DB Hey guys I am trying to set the localization settings in my CIVICRM instance but whenever I go to civicrm/admin/setting/localization?reset=1 I get ...
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CiviCRM backup query

I want to make a weekly/fortnight backup of CiviCRM running on Wordpress. Two things I need to do: Backup on same machine Replicate the database on another machine. Looking for simple steps to ...
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timezone in PHP is incorrect

Facing this warning Timestamps reported by MySQL (eg "2017-07-20 13:48") and PHP (eg "2017-07-20 08:18" ) are mismatched. While MySql time matches with my local time. PHP is running 5:30 hrs less. My ...
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configuring SMTP on windows 7 for Civicrm

I am running CiviCRM 4.7.20 on Windows 7, Wordpress. CiviCRM will be accessible only in our LAN network. Want to use the mail functionalities. Got stuck with the email configuration. Bit confused with ...
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Couldnt see Civicrm plugin when logged in as wordpress subscriber/editor and other roles

I created different users for my wordpress page. When logged in as Administrator , I am able to access CiviCRM, but when logged in as subscriber or editor or other roles, I am not able to view civicrm ...
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prompted for password too often

I am trying to run civicrm in my machine and access it through LAN from other machines. So I made a change in word press general settings like below: WordPress Address (URL) http://myipaddress/...
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accessing civicrm in lan [duplicate]

I am running Civicrm wordpress in my PC and I want to access it through LAN. When I am trying to run the site from other machines using http://myipaddress/site, the login page opens fine. but in the ...
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Has the Dashboard Cache Timeout setting been moved?

I can't seem to find the Dashboard Cache Timeout setting, which according to my experience and documentation can be adjusted by visiting Administer > System Settings > Misc and editing Dashboard ...
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Adding settings with form to my extension - what am I missing?

I would like to add a settings form to a new extension to hold some extension-specific settings. I've put together the extension and form using civix, and am testing in civiCRM 4.7.17 on local MAMP. ...
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Is there any reason to not run the scheduled job Clean-up Temporary Data and Files every hour?

I discovered some problems with Smart Groups that use IN search criteria for custom fields not showing counts. I have the scheduled job Rebuild Smart Group Cache running. However, only after running ...
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Settings - Outbound Mail are not saved

please help, I have a Joomla 3.6.5 and CiviCRM 4.7.14 I just migrated from the dev site to the live site, and now when I check the Outbound Mail settings in CiviCRM, they are empty. Everytime I fill ...
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Using a Variable/Token for Config Directories to Get Site Root Path

I am using Drupal 7 with CiviCRM 4.7.12. When setting the Directories for CiviCRM... I know you can use [civicrm.files] and [civicrm.root] to get file system paths. However, I have my extensions, ...
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CiviCRM Installer Errors - Can't change DB settings

I can't get past the install page (/wp-admin/admin.php?page=civicrm-install). The installer prepopulates to my WordPress DB settings and won't take the CiviCRM DB settings I put in. I input the MySQL ...
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Do I need to know Linux to administer CiviCRM?

Do I need to know Linux to administer CiviCRM? This is not a rhetorical question :) . And it's a question I wish I had asked three and a half years ago. My answer now, to my self of three and half a ...
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regen.sh - Call to undefined function db_query()

So I was following this doc to add a new setting which asked me to run bin/regen.sh script. But running the script failed with the following error: PHP Fatal error: Call to undefined function ...
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How to add a field on Date Formats setting form?

I want to add a field under Localization > Date Formats. What is the correct procedure to do this? This is what I tried. I added an entry in Localization.settings.php, CRM/Admin/Form/Setting.php'...
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Settings - Date Preferences - mailing - start offset, end offset (what do they mean?)

Please can someone explain what the start offset and end offset fields mean in Settings - Date Preferences - mailing. The default values are 0 and 1 respectively. I feel it should understand this, but ...
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Why can't I access option groups?

Drupal 7 Civicrm 4.74 Receiving this error: API permission check failed for Case/getcount call; insufficient permission: require Array CiviCRM_API3_Exception: "API permission check failed for Case/...
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Connecting Civi to a previous install's database

During my update from Civi 4.2 to 4.7 I let it fill in database information that was not correct it connected to the cms database and not the Civi database from the previous install. Is there a file I ...
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Settings values not showing up. Cache issue?

I am experiencing a strange issue with my CiviCRM (4.7.3) installation on Joomla (3.4.8) with MySQLi 5.6.28-76.1-log and PHP 5.6.18. If I change some of the settings in one of the administration ...
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Settings values not showing

I am experiencing a strange issue with my CiviCRM (4.7.3) installation on Joomla (3.4.8). If I change some of the settings in one of the administration pages, they are correctly updated on the ...
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How can I select all countries to be available for address fields in CiviCRM 4.7?

I am asking this question to clarify the issue raised in this question: Available countries list won't appear when set in Localization The user interface on the 'Settings - Localization' page (...
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Available countries list won't appear when set in Localization

We just upgraded to version 4.7.1, which reset our localization values. Our forms need to display a list of all possible countries for our contact address fields. However, when I go to Language and ...
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Install problem civicrm with wordpress

Using civicrm 4.7.0 on the latest wordpress. could not setup cron to run scheduled jobs because the settings file is missing. did a fresh install of wordpress in a different path on the server and a ...
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I don't see any Dashlets

I just installed CiviCRM. Now I wanted to input a Dashlet into the Dashboard. But when i click on Configure Your Dashboard it shows nothing. I also created a report with the option make available in ...
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How do I stop the new “Security Notifications” that civi pops up for upgrades

As we keep an eye on these upgrade for clients, the last thing we need is for them to worry about it while we check out their customisations for compatability etc. How to get rid of them?
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email links not working - date.timezone function

I have used my CiviCRM email for many years. Today I had the following error message when I sent an email with links in it clicking through to an event on an external site. I have resolved the problem ...
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What does the 'Validate Email Address from Mailings' scheduled job do?

Under Settings > Scheduled Jobs there is a job called 'Validate Email Address from Mailings'. I'm not clear what this does exactly. The documentation says: Updates the reset_date on an email ...
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Extending the Parent pull down menu on Group Settings page under WordPress

I have 50 groups including main and subgroups. The Parent pull-down menu on the Group Settings page under WordPress only displays 48 items so I can't select the 50th group (Volunteers) as a parent of ...
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Upgraded civicrm but the previous jquery files are still being called

Upgrading from 4.0 to 4.1 by working through the fine documentation on wiki.civicrm.org. Cleared all drupal caches, deleted civicrm/templates_c/* and ConfigAndLog/* ran civicrm/admin/setting/...
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WordPress Content Directory Setting

I have installed CiviCRM successfully for WordPress. However, the Civi dashboard shows many 404 errors. My install directory is content/plugins/civicrm and the dashboard is searching for wp-content/...
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How do I add a new settings page for my extension?

I am trying to develop a module extension which needs to store some settings, I went through the documentation and found this to be the way to create settings. Now when I put default as NULL the ...
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Admin language does not change

I try to change the language localisation of our site to dutch following the documentation at: http://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRMDOC/i18n+Administrator%27s+Guide%3A+Using+CiviCRM+in+your+...
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Civimail does not save settings

I'm trying to save new settings in civicrm/admin/mail form. I click "save" and get the "Your changes have been saved" message but, when refreshing the page, the form is empty as it was before. We're ...