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screen for composing a mail is blank

This may be related to Status page angular load error. Make sure that the following two items point to the same place: Image Upload URL at Administer > System Settings > Resource URLS Image Directory ...
Noah Miller's user avatar
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SOLVED: 'DB Error: extension not found' after PHP upgrade to version 7.0

Summarising the above conversation: The upgrade of PHP to version made the PEAR DB extension unavailable. So the exception "DB Error: extension not found" was thrown. Changing to the database ...
Kainuk - CiviCooP's user avatar
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CiviCRM (on WordPress) runs too slow to be useful

The problem isn't WordPress, but Hostmonster. Shared hosting makes its money on sites that don't need any CPU or memory - simple WordPress sites, for instance. CiviCRM is a much more resource-...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
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How can I customize the "Fatal Error" screen?

You can configure CiviCRM to use a customized "fatal error" screen by following the steps below. You may want to include specific site administrator contact information or other problem resolution ...
Sean's user avatar
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Migration error: “The user specified as a definer does not exist”

Maybe you do not have ssh access and MySQL access. But this can also done from the user interface. To rebuild the triggers use the url: http://<<servername>/civicrm/menu/rebuild?reset=1&...
Kainuk - CiviCooP's user avatar
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timestamp mismatch

It turns out that if you are using Wordpress you need to set the timezone to specific location, e.g. London, rather than using the default UTC offset. When I used the London timezone the problem went ...
Marian Zastawny's user avatar
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Cannot install iATS extension

Looks like you had already installed the extension on your instance (and removed it without properly uninstalling it*). The table 'civicrm_iats_customer_codes' already exists in your database. You can ...
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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WordPress Site Health contains critical errors unless CiviCRM is disabled

Based on Mr. Burns' comforting response above, and Mr. Earnhardt's instruction on how to selectively remove tests, I added the following code to the functions.php file in my WordPress theme: function ...
Día's user avatar
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Older CiviCRM that does NOT require TRIGGER privileges?

I'd recommend approaching the problem the other way round: find a hoster that works with the latest versions of Civi rather than find a version of Civi that works with your current hoster. You will ...
Aidan's user avatar
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Need help solving unserialize():Error at offset

This line reads the data from the table civicrm_setting and specifically the column value. You could use a SQL client to run the query: SELECT id, name, value FROM civicrm_setting; Typical values ...
Tim Otten's user avatar
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Strange Civi errors when editing contacts

-An error with no error message: The error looks like the user is not logged in. Did you faced the problem after logging out and logging in? Could not find valid value for ct code: This happens when ...
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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DB Error: constraint violation on anonymous user contribution/membership registration after 5.8.2 -> 5.9.0 update

This is a core bug and Eileen has send a PR for the fix. Will you be able to try by applying the patch from here? If the patch works for you than please comment your test result on PR so that it ...
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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Mailing Bounces 100% with "authentication failure" or "failed to set sender"

I experienced this problem when I was running different versions of PHP in the website and my command line interface (CLI). You can check your PHP version for the web at Administer menu » ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
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WordPress Site Health contains critical errors unless CiviCRM is disabled

Do not worry, the Health Check loopbacks and REST API checks are inaccurate. Nothing is actually wrong. You can install Disable Health Check.
Andy Burns's user avatar
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Why does CiviCRM cause a cURL error 28?

When I looked at this I found that SiteHealth does not account for sessions and CiviCRM depnds on them. See the discussion at https://lab.civicrm.org/dev/wordpress/-/issues/32
Kevin Cristiano's user avatar
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CiviCRM 5.28.2 triggering "critical issue" in WordPress 5.5 Site Health

SiteHealth does not account for sessions and CiviCRM depnds on them. See the discussion at https://lab.civicrm.org/dev/wordpress/-/issues/32 Possible fix: https://civicrm.stackexchange.com/a/35234/155
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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Is my upgrade failing if the screen appears to hang

Answer was patience - upgrade took 45 minutes.
Robin Fenwick's user avatar
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How can I turn off Extension Download Errors?

To do so, you need to add this following line on your civicrm.settings.php global $civicrm_setting; $civicrm_setting['Extension Preferences']['ext_repo_url'] = false; https://wiki.civicrm.org/...
Kboy's user avatar
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Older CiviCRM that does NOT require TRIGGER privileges?

I think earlier than CiviCRM 4.3 does not require trigger priviliges but I do expect you to run into other issues with your hosting service. I recommend you go to a experienced CiviCRM hosting service ...
ErikH - CiviCooP's user avatar
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Civicrm:ping INI file not found

I was just dealing with this and found your question.. Since you used C:\, i'll assume you're in windows. TLDR; Try checking your PHP environment variable for 'HOMEPATH' vs 'HOME' and editing the ...
Eli Lisseck's user avatar
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Mail error when sending to smart groups

I'm embarassed to say, but though drush cc all (clear all caches) didn't work, once I ran drush cc civicrm the errors went away.
Christia's user avatar
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Can't extract latest civicrm-4.7.22-drupal.tar.gz to install

I tested those two downloads, and found: The two tar.gz files are identical (MD5=26e2db3c52d105659acc293cc2ffc74c for civicrm-4.7.22-drupal.tar.gz) Yes, there's an invalid symlink in the file. That "...
Chris Burgess's user avatar
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How do I get the genuine error message

A look at the only code which references PEAR_ERROR_CALLBACK in CiviCRM core is telling - the file comment starts with This is an evil, evil workaround .... So you've probably uncovered a legit ...
Chris Burgess's user avatar
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Undefined index: maxlength after update to 5.2.0

Jim, This is a php notice, you can ignore. However this has been fixed in latest version of Civi. To fix this you can either Apply fix from https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/12090 or wait ...
Pradeep Nayak's user avatar
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Upgraded php from 5.6.30 to 7.0.32, civicrm still gives PHP out of date error

It depends on your hosting server. It is usually possible to specify different PHP versions for command line (eg. php -v) and php that is used by your web server. If you have no need for PHP 5.6 ...
Matthew Wire's user avatar
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Can't update smart group counts

Quick Note The issue/solution I describe below only addresses broken Groups/Searches using the "on hold" email field. It's possible the Group/Search is broken through another field/value and the below ...
joegl's user avatar
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Invalid currency "$" when sending confirmation and receipt

We had the same issue. The cause of the membership creation issue is with the email template syntax. Look in your system-generated messages and change the receipt templates you are using with, any ...
adamdonnan's user avatar
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SOLVED CiviMobile: DB Error in adding a Participant to an Event

This error is related to the CiviMobile extension - you can see it mentioned in the backtrace, and the table with the error, civicrm_contact_push_notification_messages, is created by the CiviMobile ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
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Smart Group DB error

It has been reported here https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/17622 and it should be fixed by the CiviCRM 5.26.2.
Francesc Bassas i Bullich's user avatar
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Problem with register_rest_route call since 5.28.0: missing the required permission_callback argument

Don't panic, the issue you are seeing is only a notice, not an error and won't stop CiviCRM working. In WordPress 5.5, a change was made to how REST routes are registered and now required a ...
S.Walsh's user avatar
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