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How can I create a user automatically when someone submits a CiviCRM-Webform?

Backdrop The simplest way would be to use the Webform Registration module, which has been tested to ensure it works with CiviCRM email fields. Drupal This conversation came up on the CiviCRM chat. I ...
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Is CiviEngage available with Backdrop CMS?

It seems that the long-term plan is to turn CiviEngage into an extension for CiviCRM (see here and here) and deprecate the module. I don't see much recent action on that front, so you might be right ...
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How do you stop names from doubling - Views

If I had to guess, I'd say your "Look up Leaders" functionality is built with Views in Drupal or Backdrop, and it shows up double because there are two different "Other" phone numbers for these ...
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New account creation during profile sign-up not creating Backdrop (Drupal 7) Account [SOLVED]

I found out by accident, or trial and error really, that if I select a Price Set in the 'Contribution Page' -> 'Membership Tab' then the new user is not created, but If I do NOT select a 'Price Set' ...
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How is CiviCRM different in Drupal, Joomla, Backdrop, and WordPress?

I don't think Backdrop was available when this question was asked, but for the sake of making this complete: Backdrop Very similar to Drupal 7 integration, including drush, Views and Webform CiviCRM ...
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How do I get Views working with CiviCRM and Backdrop?

Getting Views working with Backdrop is essentially the same as getting Views working with Drupal, although there can be one extra step. So first, follow these instructions to get CiviCRM's tables into ...
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BackdropCMS & cron

Ok, The CLI version works out of the box: /usr/local/bin/php /home/#dir#/public_html/modules/civicrm/bin/cli.php -s #domain# -u #cronuser# -p #cronpwd# -e Job -a execute The HTTP version needs a ...
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Baffled by Views database error on new install

Try adding cms integration in your backdrop settings.php CiviCRM >> Administer >> System Settings >> CMS Integration. Step by step documentation : https://docs.civicrm.org/sysadmin/en/latest/...
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How can I create a user automatically when someone submits a CiviCRM-Webform?

The blog here, which may have been the source of Laryn's solution, also contained some exported Rules that might still work out of the box. There are variations depending on whether you want to log ...
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How do I install CiviCRM on Backdrop?

EDIT: Since this answer, @herb has expanded on this in the Wiki. See "Installing CiviCRM for Backdrop CMS" There is now an official version of CiviCRM for Backdrop. Once CiviCRM code is placed in /...
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How do I get Views working with CiviCRM and Backdrop?

I can't comment on the other answer (I don't have enough reputation), but here are some additional information suggestions: https://forum.backdropcms.org/forum/backdropcms-views-and-civicrm-...
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How do I automatically add a user to a Backdrop (or Drupal) role?

First, go to your modules listing and enable "CiviGroup Roles Sync": Next, go to Drupal's Configuration menu » CiviCRM » CiviGroup Roles Sync » Add association rule: From here, you can set the ...
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How can I let members edit their relationships?

I've done something similar with Views, VBO and a custom action. There is an "Add relationship with contact" action in VBO but for more control over the action you can write a custom action. In my ...
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New account creation during profile sign-up not creating Backdrop (Drupal 7) Account [SOLVED]

For others having this same problem, please note that you have to also make sure that in the section "Who can register accounts?" in /admin/config/people/settings ("Configuration" &...
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Clean URLs don't work after install in Backdrop

If Clean URLs are working in Backdrop, but not in Civi under Backdrop, then the problem is almost certainly in civicrm.settings.php. My Backdrop/Civi sites (and also Drupal 7/Civi sites) have this ...
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Baffled by Views database error on new install

Okay, I think I got it. First, start with Pradeep's answer and Laryn's in the comments. There's a bug in the output text from Administer >> System Settings >> CMS Integration. It starts the block of ...
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CiviCRM on Backdrop - Oops incorrect Drupal version

Giving credit to Laryn, but not sure how to do that other than this. Key point: http://localhost/modules/civicrm/install/index.php?civicrm_install_type=backdrop – Laryn - CEDC.org 22 hours ago
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Priceset fields do not appear on CiviEvent form (field notes do) | Backdrop

As had no data to speak of in db, dropped tables in Civi db and reinstalled CiviCRM. Replicated form and works as expected.
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Troubleshooting "invalid criteria for IN"

In the end (since @Demerit helped isolate that these errors only occurred on some admin-only lifetime memberships) I ended up deleting those membership types completely and recreating (and re-...
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Troubleshooting "invalid criteria for IN"

Looking at the code lines in the stacktrace, it's possible your price set or membership setup does not end up generating any line items related to memberships. Check the price sets and membership ...
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BackdropCMS & cron

I wrote https://www.drupal.org/project/civicrm_cron a decade ago to make it easier to run CiviCRM on Pantheon. Pantheon already ran Drupal's cron -> by getting Drupal to run CiviCRM's cron, ...
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Unable to run civi database upgrades through UI

I've experienced issues occasionally upgrading the database in the UI but succeeding in command line for the same upgrade so you could try that route if you have cv installed. cv upgrade:db -vvv
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Installation on Backdrop

The answer is: Only install it on PHP 8.0. 8.1 is too new for CiviCRM, although Backdrop is happy with it. Also, after installing, there is still no easy way back to CiviCRM config. Add /index.php?q=...
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How can I get Shoreditch theming in Backdrop?

I found that Backdrop does not add as many classes to the <body> by default, and adding this to the CiviCRM administrative theme's template.php goes a long way towards getting things styled as ...
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Upgrade drupal 7 to backdrop

@Catorghans, starting a community wiki here with your response on the Backdrop Zulip chat (feel free to edit/expand): Yep, this is a working procedure: first create a civicrm.settings.php in backdrop-...
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FAIL : first and fresh install of CiviCRM 5.36.1 on BACKDROP 1.83

The URL looks off to me. The link to the dashboard should be /civicrm?reset=1 and to the status page /civicrm/a/#/status. /civicrm/a/ is not a page and I also get "Unknown path" when ...
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Clean URLs don't work after install in Backdrop

searching in the apache2 error.log I saw: [Tue Jan 26 14:15:46.726049 2021] [negotiation:error] [pid 16679] [client 127.0.0.1:44192] AH00687: Negotiation: discovered file(s) matching request: /home/(.....
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CiviCRM Profile not showing on User Account Page

I would check what is happening by setting up a Profile with the simplest possible profile eg just First and Last and Email That will help rule out the issue being related to any of your Fields or ...
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Event registration times out with invoicing enabled

Generating a pdf can take a lot of memory and time. If you can turn of the PDF option, that should skip the problem, as Laryn suggested try to turn if off, at least to be sure it's the root problem. ...
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Backdrop authentication function missing

Per comments above, this bug was fixed by @herb in https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-packages/pull/216
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