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Is CiviEngage a core part of CiviCRM now?

CiviEngage, at the moment, is a Drupal module that currently ships with the official CiviCRM Drupal release (see https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-drupal/tree/7.x-master/modules/civicrm_engage, which ...
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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 can I delete all CiviCRM Campaigns?

Yes, you can do that with chaining in API Explorer: $result = civicrm_api3('Campaign', 'get', [ 'sequential' => 1, 'options' => ['limit' => 0], 'api.Campaign.delete' => ['id' => "...
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civicrm theming

There is a file css/civicrm.css within your CiviCRM codebase, and that's what determines the layout here, but you should not edit that. Instead, you have two good options for writing CSS that ...
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Questions for using civi as part of a election campaign

So i have downloaded the files for all of the voters in PA. I have some questions Have other people loaded these types of files into Civi before and if so a. How do you keep track of things ...
4 votes

Importing signatures into Petition?

So I figured out how to do this, for the future. You need to import an Activity for each contact. Match as per any other import Key import details: source_record_id = petition id (you may have to ...
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Tracking Yard Signs

I would create a new activity type called ' Yard Sign' with associated custom fields. See below for an example:
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Civicrm Removing AngularJS url

I don't think that is possible, but not for the reason you think. The problem is not whether or not the link gets rendered correctly, the problem is that AngularJS expects to launch a single-page-app, ...
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I would like to categorize the Contribution pages

Welcome! Tags and Groups are concepts that apply to Contacts, not Contribution Pages. It depends what you want to do with the categorization, but Campaigns may be useful. If you don't see Campaigns ...
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How to recording financial classes in addition to financial types in a contribution?

You could add a custom field for the donors to effectively pick the campaigns they wish to donate to, then you could reallocate behind the scenes is one option. Another is to use shop items, these ...
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CiviCRM for political campaign

Yes. CiviCRM can manage fundraising volunteer management phone banking door knocking Get Out The Vote event management (think fundraising events, or getting folk for a door-knocking bash). As per ...
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When to use CiviCampaign vs Financial Types/Accounts

A few points: The system creates a financial account automatically when you create a financial account, so there's not much extra effort. You will want to edit the financial account to put in the ...
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What is the purpose of the active / disabled buttons for campaigns?

This is so that you can temporarily or permanently remove a campaign from being selected. If you have say 30 campaigns and 20 of them are completed, you don't really want them cluttering up the drop ...
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"Find Respondents to Reserve" - DB Error: syntax error

Welcome to CiviCRM Stack Exchange ... and congratulations on finding a bug! I've created an issue and a Pull Request (PR). It is a very simple code change so if you can apply the change in the PR, ...
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Petition Error "Oops. It looks like there is no response option configured."

I'm not sure what specifically fixed this problem, but I gave the CiviMobile folks access to my test domain and it went away. It went away rather mysteriously, but they gave me some good tips on ...
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How to recording financial classes in addition to financial types in a contribution?

Great use of campaigns. We've had similar situations and we've generally either written a custom search or a custom view(if you're using Drupal). I don't believe there is any built in functionality. ...
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Can a contact be matched with a campaign

Your question isn't completely clear to me. You can associate one person, or a few, with a campaign by creating a custom contact reference field for them. You could also search for individuals who ...
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How to recording financial classes in addition to financial types in a contribution?

The big thing you need is a way to associate line items with campaigns. This would be fairly simple to do with an additional table in an extension. Then, so long as campaigns were appropriately named, ...
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If I use php to display a count from my database am I causing a security problem?

I would highly recommend you use the CiviCRM API to access this information. A php version would look something like this: $result = civicrm_api3('Activity', 'get', array( 'sequential' => 1, '...
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Any organisation in London that would be willing to show us funtionalities of CiviCRM ?

Pleased to hear that you want to promote CiviCRM! This may not be the best place to ask this question. You may have better luck on the CiviCRM chat site. Alternatively you could search for a ...
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How to effectively manage projects and their contacts within CiviCRM?

Have you tried to use CiviCase to simulate a project? You can then add relevant case roles to the case type 'Project' and retrieve all them as relationships with a specific case_id. This would be a ...
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How do I notify our targets that a petition has been signed?

The extension "Petition Email" should let you do this in CiviCRM.
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Editing the Batch entry form/template fields

I was overthinking this and missed the memo in green in my own screenshot. Another case where the solution is in the Reserved Profiles. Administer > Customize Data and Screens > Profiles > Reserved ...
2 votes

Walklist Splitting by Street and Odd/Even

Ok, I worked it out for myself! Posting the answers here in case someone else runs into the same issue. The fundamental problem is that the location of Create Templates From Reports has changed from ...
2 votes

How can I expose CiviPetition signatures to the public?

This isn't a function out of the box. If you are in drupal, you can use view to display the list of activities (a petition signature is "simply" an activity of type "petition signature". They are ...
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CiviMail Mailing List opt-in checkboxes?

Yes. You can add "Groups" as a field to a CiviCRM Profile. There's similar functionality available on Webform. If you use profiles, only groups with the Visibility setting of "Public Pages" will be ...
2 votes

Unable to see or modify rights in "WordPress Access Control" panel

Found this while having the same problem. The solution is in the CiviCRM utilities Wordpress plugin - go to the plugin settings and there is a box you can tick to "fix the appearance of the WordPress ...
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How can I delete all CiviCRM Campaigns?

The API Explorer will only delete one at a time, unfortunately. If you have command-line access, cv is a nice way to access the API to do this. You can run a command line: cv api Campaign.delete id=...
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Read only fields for interviewing

I found out the issue. The reason that some of them were read only and some weren't was due to a bad import. It seems like the Contacts that were having those issues, had more than 1 empty ...

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