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How to make status always 'Completed' for activities added to a case?

Might be easiest to update the database is_default field. Works for me on a 4.6 site: update civicrm_option_value set is_default=0 where option_group_id=26 and name='Scheduled'; update ...
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How can I speed up a slow upgrade to 4.7?

The slowest part of upgrading on a large installation is usually the civicrm_mailing_event_* tables. That data is also often stale, so consider deleting it if you don't need to keep historical ...
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What differences are there between CiviCRM 4.6 and 4.7?

The performance improvements to move from 4.6 to 4.7 when you have a large installation is, in itself, worthwhile (we did it when we had about 500k contacts, we would have done it earlier if we'd ...
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How to remove notice at login

This is a preference you can set, but it's not exposed in the web interface. There's a section of civicrm.settings.php that documents it. In case you've upgraded from an older version of CiviCRM ...
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"Printer-friendly" pages

Agree, it's probably time to remove it. Over on https://civicrm.org, it's handled like this: .crm-container #printer-friendly { display: none; }
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Additional Fonts CKEditor

We had some more luck with the integrated UI configuration of CKeditor, and after some trial and error we came up with the following solution: In the following documentation I will assume that the ...
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Is 4.7.x end-of-life? Why does my site say that 4.7 has reached the end-of-life?

There is a helpful explanation. The numbering system changed, this is detailed here 5.0.0 is the next version after 4.7.31 and is not a major update. In The Q&A section there is an answer to ...
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How to make status always 'Completed' for activities added to a case?

You can use the buildForm hook on an activity to check if the activity belongs to a case (in which case case_id will not be empty I think) and then set the default status to Completed. There is an ...
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How can arrange custom fields so they are side by side?

The case custom fields are formatted as a series of one row tables. You could add some jQuery to move them around. For example: CRM.$(function($) { $('#Outcomes table:nth-of-type(3n+1)').each(...
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How can I speed up a slow upgrade to 4.7?

For the specific case of upgrading to 4.7, here's a useful tip from Dave Jenkins : https://issues.civicrm.org/jira/browse/CRM-18526#comment-106825 In short: upgrading to 4.7 involves multiple changes ...
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Why has entering a date changed in 4.7.16? Can it be reverted?

There was an issue due to some refactoring around the handling of date fields to try to standardise them. This lead to a problem most notably in birth date fields in 4.7.16 but i'm guessing can be ...
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How can I fix this problem with duplicate index in 4.7.21?

You can apply this PR - and reload System status page. This will let you know in advance which indices are already present in DB and would result in DB error on hitting Update Indices button. So what ...
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What is the latest version of CiviVolunteer?

I think there is confusion on release date. Version 4.7.31-2.3.0 was released on March 2018 not March 2017. I guess the maintainer forgot to update the year to 2018 in info.xml file. HTH Pradeep
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How to get IATS working

If with EOL you mean End Of Life - you are mistaken! iATS 1.5.3 is already working for many transaction pathways in 4.7.x - but we will not release an official release until ALL 21 type of ...
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Failed to locate civicrm.settings.php

This is related to Word Press Install Missing civicrm.settings.php; dashboard unavailable; no menus I suspect that the culprit is the userFrameworkResourceURL I would tray the overrides mentioned in ...
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Profile No Longer Creates WP User

Occasionally WordPress plugins can interfere with user account creation. Have you installed any spam prevention plugins recently? If so, try turning it off and seeing if the user creation option shows ...
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How to make status always 'Completed' for activities added to a case?

You can also use CiviRules: https://civicrm.org/extensions/civirules You can set a trigger when a case activity is saved, that the status always changed to "Completed."
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How can I speed up a slow upgrade to 4.7?

Consider moving your MySQL folder to a RAM disk. This is NOT recommended for a production upgrade, but could speed a dev/test site upgrade! See here for a script. Folks often report a 50x speedup - ...
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Correct location of civicrm.settings.php in CiviCRM 4.7 for WordPress

The recommended location is wp-content/uploads/civicrm/civicrm.settings.php. The deprecated location, still supported as of April 2017, was wp-content/plugins/civicrm/civicrm.settings.php, but this ...
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Has the Dashboard Cache Timeout setting been moved?

This setting has been moved to each Reports(Access Tab). Major improvements related to dashlet has been done in 4.7.11 version. Hence, if you wish to change the cache timeout. Navigate to any ...
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How do I proceed to make CiviCRM bilingual

Languages options allow you to limit the preferred language for your contacts. It's not related to multilingual setting. To enable multilingual, you need to go to : menu Administer -> Localization ->...
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How to restore the colour button in Ckeditor

If you go to civicrm/admin/ckeditor?reset=1 you should be able to activate the plugin "Colorbutton".
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webform membership : duplicate transaction & receipts and/or submissions

My first thought is (similar to what Pete's suggesting) to try: https://www.drupal.org/project/hide_submit
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Font-Awesome icons not showing -- missing class=fa?

It sounds like you've identified a bug — and found a fix. Excellent! I can confirm this bug by observing the fatal error message displaying a funky character before "Sorry" as shown below. ...
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What to do about "Operation failed: Update Indices DB Error: unknown error Debug" after upgrading to 4.7.25

You'll have to work on your database directly. The following works for me - although the Status screen still shows the error until the Update Indices button is clicked again after the repair has been ...
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How to automatically add contacts to a group that matches the ACL?

As I didn't hear from anyone, I figured I'd just write the extension. Artful Robot's AutoGroup Extension is here for your delight and delectation. From the README: This extension allows you to choose ...
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Sending SMS Error : Invalid or missing integration API Key

Zeak, As per Clickatell api documentation the api url to send sms is https://platform.clickatell.com/messages/http/send?apiKey=xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx==&to=xxxxxxxxxxx&content=Test+message+text ...
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How to remove notice at login

Thanks Jon G for providing the solution to turn off the community messages. However, as one of the organizers of CiviCamp Brussels 2018, I am very happy with this feature. It's an effective way to ...
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Submit Credit Card Contribution error with valid payment processor

Right - correct behaviour is for that button to only show if there is a valid live processor which returns true for supportsBackOffice UPDATE - Patch has now been submitted to avoid loading of this ...
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Custom fields in tabs are not editable since upgrade to 4.7.1

This turned out to be a bug in said version and is now fixed.
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