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Using iframes to present contribution page on remote site

After a lot of desperate digging we have come up with a work-around. I think the right answer is: Don't use iframes. There seems to be thoughtful reasons to restrict the flow of cookies/session ...
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Error "Could not find a valid session key." on contribution payment page in Wordpress CiviCRM

check your base url in civicrm.setting.php file. May be you have added www in your URL and in your actual URL there is no www. Example: If you site URL is http://example.com then your base URL in ...
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Security of REST API keys

To clarify, they are two ways of accessing the api over the net, the REST interface (that uses the keys) and the ajax one (that is used for the front end js, and doesn't need the keys) So if it's ...
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CiviCRM Dashboard not working on local Win 10 install; live server okay

I'm going to provide one answer for the moment. This appears to be a Windows-only issue. I lifted my wordpress file hierarchy to my linux laptop and set permissions accordingly (chmod 775 all ...
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CiviCRM Dashboard not working on local Win 10 install; live server okay

Did you change the various URLs/paths in civicrm.settings.php and wp-config.php to match the new location? See this section from How should I copy a site from production to staging? : Replace ...
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What are the cookies used by CiviCRM?

I can't answer on behalf of CiviCRM LLC but I can say that the only cookie I see is the session cookie which just stores a session id. However the session object on the server that matches that id has ...
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Error type: Could not find a valid session key. The now familiar error

SOLVED — Earlier I had an issue with more than one active session, and the code I had put into my WP theme functions.php to "fix" it, now became the problem itself. // if session status is ...
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Contribution page with cookies blocked just reloads on submission - is this expected behaviour?

Yes, that's the expected behaviour. I'm intrigued that anyone would try and make a contribution with cookies disabled - presumably they are (justifiably) concerned about privacy on the internet, but ...
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What are the cookies used by CiviCRM?

Google "Cookie Checker" There are several sites out there that offer GDPR cookie compliance. They generally offer a free test for your domain that will tell you if you are using cookies.
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CiviCRM Dashboard not working on local Win 10 install; live server okay

Well, this is embarassing as the answer was simply to clear all browser cache AND cookies. I had only cleared the browser cache before and just last night cleared the cookies for something else. When ...
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This page requires cookies to be enabled

Suspect this issue is happening when the site is accessed via https://example.com instead of https://www.example.com, or when moving from one domain to another midway through a form submission. See ...
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How do I make profile submissions more reliable, or at least not silently fail?

I think I've tracked down the problem on my site to the uk.co.vedaconsulting Mailchimp plugin. Removing that seems to fix my issue on my test server, making my hack of embedding an iframe unnecessary (...
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