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Questions relating to CiviCRM's use of the Smarty templating syntax.

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PHP Fatal error: Smarty error: [in string: (…)]: syntax error: (secure mode) (…) not allowed in if statement (…)

The CiviCRM doumentation describes, how to use Smarty to customize templates for mails and pdf's: https://docs.civicrm.org/user/en/latest/common-workflows/tokens-and-mail-merge/#smarty E.g.: {capture ...
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How to adjust the column width of an item on a contribution receipt?

As it can be seen from screenshot below, the "QTY" column is too close to the "Donation amount" and often times it can be mistaken as "1081" instead of "108". Is there a way to adjust the column width ...
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How can I see the available tokens for message templates?

For a page in the browser, we can put &smartyDebug=1 in the URL to see variables in scope for the top level template. How can we do this for message templates?
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How to include source page URL in donation page email receipt?

When my CiviContribute donation pages send out email receipts, I would like the emails to include the URL of the source page (i.e., the WordPress page that contains the shortcode of the CiviCRM ...
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failed to open stream after PHP upgrade to 7.3

Started getting this error on some Civi pages after upgrading PHP to 7.3 on server running php-fpm and nginx. Works fine after restarting php-fpm but need to restart every morning to get around ...
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Is it possible in CiviCRM to change extension of cached php files from .php to something else (e.g. .php_ or .txt)?

Is it possible in CiviCRM to change extension of cached php files from .php to something else (e.g. .php_ or .txt)? Our host (WPEngine) does not allow guest users to write to php files on production ...
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Issue with CK editor <wbr> tag appearing in Token

In the CK editor, when I add a token and look at the source code, the wbr/> tags appear in the token breaking the token. I have a feeling this crept in after I enabled Smarty for email. Does anyone ...
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Unable to insert membership custom field in e-mail using Smarty

I created a custom field set and a custom field used for memberships. Now i would like to insert the data from the custom field into my e-mail template. So i tried to find the custom field id by going ...
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Thank-you letter incorrect contribution currency

My setup: CiviCRM 5.20.0 on Drupal 7. I entered contributions in different currencies. In Find Contributions, check some entries. At Actions select Thank-you letter print or email. I put tokens ...
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Smarty Variable for tax deductible

I'd like to add custom code in my contribution receipts that does the following: {if $contributionIsTaxDeductible == True} No goods or services were exchange for this donation Tax id 12-3456789 {/...
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Smarty with CiviRules

I have a template with Smarty strings. If I send the email from inside CiviCRM, Smarty works fine (it shows "Cher Guillaume"): If I send the same template using a CiviRule, it doesn't work: ...
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Search Custom Template Directory first when using Smarty {include}

I'm sure this is easy but the answer has escaped me. On a drupal install CiviCRM is installed at: /webtree/mysite/htdocs/sites/www.mysite/modules/civicrm I have a Custom Template File directory set ...
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SMARTY error with template

I have this issue I don't understand with a civirule that should be sending an email with a .pdf attached when adding a member to a group but it's blocked by Smarty during the process of merging the ...
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How to show paidby and check_number on Contribution - Receipt (on-line)

CiviCRM 5.16.3 on Drupal 7. I would like to show payment menthods of contribution in template Contribution - Receipt (on-line). I tried to insert $formValues.paidby or $paidby but they show nothing. (...
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Adding conditional content in message template for emails, but not for PDFs

I'm wondering if it's possible to add some conditional logic in my custom user-driven message template to show some content (in this case, a footer) for messages that are sent as emails, but not to ...
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Smarty only generating nulls from API calls

Using the Explorer, I built up the smarty code I need for a template to pull in address information on a contact for use in an email: {crmAPI var='result' entity='Address' action='get' contact_id=203}...
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How to suppress translation of months (or all fields) in receipts?

My platform: CiviCRM 5.16.3 on Drupal 7.6.7 PHP 7.2 CentOS 7. Drupal language is English. CiviCRM l10n installed and selected my own languange zh_TW Chinese(Taiwan). At receipt print-outs CiviCRM ...
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How to use Smarty for change greetings for French?

I need to adapt Greetings in order to fit to French (which has a feminine and masculine for "Dear"). I read on the forum that I should use Smarty and read the short documentation (CiviCRM ...
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Issue with sending html email from civicrm with Smarty

I am testing some templates with smarty and I don't succeed to send them when the email is - apparently - encoded in html. I could send them as normal text message. I could also send html templates ...
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How to include smarty script with mosaico email

I used to use a name personalisation in civimail with smarty script... {capture assign=nickname}{contact.nick_name}{/capture} Dear {if $nickname}{contact.nick_name}{else}{contact.sort_name}{/if} I ...
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How to use Contact name if nickname is not present in bulk mail?

I need to send an email with Nickname as first preference, if that not present then use Contact name. Cant figure out what token to use? I have tried this but seems not rendering correctly in email: ...
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Escaping quotes in ckeditor breaks smarty-syntax

The ckeditor has the habit to escape characters like quotes or umlauts. This breaks the smarty-syntax when generating PDFs or mails. Is there a good work-around or solution?
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Show translated string in a template field (using smarty?)

I'm using a custom profile template. I need display different text strings depending on browser language of user... One string for Spanish users and other string for all other users. It seems this ...
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Smarty and Mosaico - compatibility?

Seeing a lot of smarty errors in Drupal log file for mailings using Mosaico template - looks like an error for every message sent so thousands filling log files. Nothing obvious in Mosaico template ...
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Smarty does not display database fields

As a workflow message for a contribution confirmation, i use the following template. All values are displayed, except $financial_type_id and $source. Both stay empty in the output table. How come only ...
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How to deal with ' or (&#39;) in CKeditor

I am unable to use smarty in CKeditor because it's transforming the ' into & #39; I couldn't find anything useful when click the configure CKEditor Button in display preferences.
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How to set a id attribute to button?

I am creating a button using php pear. Button (php code) $this->addButtons(array( /** * Array for 'next' button */ array( 'type' => 'next', 'name' => E::ts('Next'), ...
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Can I create a custom System Workflow Message for a particular Contribution Page?

I need to create a custom system workflow message for Contributions - Receipt (on-line) that will be used instead of the default template when a particular contribution page is used. I already ...
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I am adding crmButton in the template for EventInfo.tpl , how can I add drupal callback function and makesure it does not breaks as is the case here?

{crmButton p='drupal/event-workflow/$uid/$gid' q="action=browse&reset=1&gid=$gid" icon="th-list"}{ts}Request for Approval{/ts}{/crmButton} Where I have defined $uid and $gid variables in ...
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What does undefined extension class 'Smarty_Internal_Method_Assign_By_Ref' Mean?

The new installation of CIVI works. LAMP server, shared hosting, PHP 7.2, Joomla! 3.9, etc. When I click to go to configuration checklist, I get the error: undefined extension class '...
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How can I add/rearrange custom fields in the default contact view template?

We would like to rearrange the output of custom fields on the basic contact view page (in Drupal, /civicrm/contact/view?cid=NNNN&reset=1) in CiviCRM 4.5 on Drupal 7. Specifically, since this is a ...
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Extend templates through the hook file

I have configured the "Custom" folders for templates and PHP following https://docs.civicrm.org/dev/en/latest/framework/templates/extending-smarty/ I created this hook file (and I'm sure it's ...
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Custom date field formatting with smarty

I'm trying to format a custom date field using smarty to send emails. What I want is to have the day of the week included, as "Wednesday, April 18, 2018". It seems that this should work: {contact....
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$participant_status_id shows previous value in email template

Using version 4.6.9 on Drupal 7. I'm working on a revision to our email template for event registrants, and in our environment, it's important to distinguish between individuals who are awaiting ...
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Problems getting smarty to work

I'm not sure where to look - I've tried everything that I can think of to get smarty to work in an email template, but it's just not happening. I'm using CiviCRM 4.7.27 with WordPress 4.9.3. I've ...
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Displaying Transaction Id in Thank you letter

I am trying to create thank you letters grouping the transactions by contact. I am creating a table to display the contribution information but I am running into a problem with Transaction ID. since ...
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How to check if a contact has an active membership in a smarty template?

Is there a variable that one can use in smarty in a message template to simply determine if a contact has an active membership?
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Smarty causing contact import to fail

I have CiviCRM 4.6.28 on Drupal 7.56, hosted on Pantheon. We are trying to import lists of contacts, but anything above 250 contacts throws a timeout error, due to Pantheon's time limits. The time ...
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Smarty Custom Variable / Token Array

We've written a custom token to pull a piece of custom data off of any open cases. The token works as an imploded variable. I'd like to be able to use the token as an array as well (so I can run a for ...
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How to debug Smarty mail template codes, broken after upgrade

I have a few Mail Templates that have conditional smarty codes like: {capture assign=pp_scan}{contact.custom_74}{/capture}{if $pp_scan}You have already provided{else}You have not yet provided{/if} a ...
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If statement involving “is not empty” in smarty template?

How do I do this in a Smarty template: If {contact.supplemental_address_1} is not empty then {contact.supplemental_address_1}
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Smarty code not working

Writing as a self-answered question since it may help others... I am adding smarty code to a mail template. Including: {capture assign=designation}{contribution.contribution_source}{/capture} Later ...
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Is there a way to access [civicrm.files] from smarty?

I'd like to replace the default logo in my email templates ({$resourceBase}/i/civi99.png) with a URL that points to a different location where the custom logo won't be overwritten by updates. I can do ...
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Contact SubType check fail in Smarty TPL file

Have strange issue checking contact type in \templates\CRM\Contact\Form\Contact.tpl This code prints Organization / Society {$contactType} / {$contactSubType} This code prints Organization / ...
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What hook(s) can modify variables passed into Smarty templates?

Recently I needed to modify Smarty variables being passed into a template from an extension. I tried a couple of likely hooks, but neither of them seemed to provide this functionality. The templates ...
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Custom Email Greeting token doesn't work

I've done a custom email greetings that have this structure: {capture assign=l}{contact.preferred_language}{/capture} {capture assign=g}{contact.gender}{/capture} {if $l=="en_US"}Dear {elseif $l=="...
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Add 'Non-deductible amount' to Contribution Receipt template

I am trying to add the non-deductible amount to my Automatic Contribution receipt but it is not printing the value. Any tips? I am using Civicrm 4.6.19 with Drupal 7 <tr> <td {$...
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Smarty Template CMS-agnostic URL

Please can someone remind me how to create a CMS-safe URL in Smarty Templates? Thanks
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Smarty and future proof code

I am trying to be a more conforming civicrm coder. Smarty used by civicrm for pages (and forms?) I have never used Smarty.. Is it going to be part of civicrm going forward? And are there any tips ...
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Custom Contribution Fields in Message Templates

I've been trying to get my custom contribution fields to be visible in my thank you/receipt message template and I think I am close but not quite there. I have enabled the CIVICRM_MAIL_SMARTY flag in ...