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How can I keep track of a "role" in an organisation (eg. secretary) over time (1980-1995)

Welcome to CiviCRM StackExchange Daniel! The CiviCRM relationships functionality will work perfectly for your use case scenario - https://docs.civicrm.org/user/en/latest/organising-your-data/...
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Users with Case roles cannot edit activities assigned to them: is this a bug?

I've posted a preliminary fix in JIRA. Joseph
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Creating ACL for Smart Groups

Smart Groups could be a pain in the ass in CiviCRM. They are a powerful feature but when it does not work it is hard to get it working again. There are some alternatives to smart groups. The SQL ...
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Different forms depending on user roles

You say you want to change 'Edit Contact' - but if you mean, you want a way for a logged in user to be able to be directed 'somewhere' to update their details, then here is one non-coding solution ...
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Case Manager not updating correctly (CiviCRM 4.7.21)

We have found that this is a bug. If you're a developer the function which isn't working properly is in: - CRM/Case/XMLProcessor/Process.php Line 199 was checking whether $relationshipTypeXML->...
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Include a CiviCRM role into Drupal View (custom dashboard)

I'd start with a case relationships view. Filter by relationship type, and case type. Bring in the case details via a views relationship And bring in the two contacts (A and B, from the relationship) ...
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Case Manager is not shown for closed cases

There is now a fix submitted on GitHub to handle this issue - https://github.com/civicrm/civicrm-core/pull/13144. This should be a part of the next release, possibly 5.8.9.
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Does CiviGroup Roles Sync work with bulk changes to groups?

From what I understand CiviMember Role sync and CiviGroup Role sync auto-mapping - are evaluated at the time the User logs in. Login -> is user in a specific Group -> ah yes -> so assign role x So ...
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Trying to set up read only role in Drupal

So it turned out that the "Contact edit" capability was turned on for the "Authenticated User" role. One needs to remember that Drupal "ORs" the permissions for logged ...
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Reassign Role in Multiple Cases

Okay, so this is a bit of a workaround but it does the job. In Drupal 7 Views or SearchKit, you can build a table that shows all case relationship that are active for a specific case manager (filter ...
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Where is the permission to access pricesets?

A user can manage price sets if they have Access CiviEvent and Edit all events (actually they can access it with just Access CiviEvent with the URL or a manually added menu item, but in order for it ...
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Different forms depending on user roles

Try using webform_civicrm! make different webforms exposing different contact fields you can do that for multiple contacts (i.e. make it into a batch update screen!) set the webform permissions ...
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Can webform be used to terminate one Case Role and create a replacement?

This is not currently possible so I have opened issue here.
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how to trigger a Drupal rule on CiviMember Roles Sync?

In case anyone needs this we ended up doing this with a simple drupal rule - Event = Content is viewed Conditions = AND user has role authenticated user, NOT user has role current member Action = ...
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How can I generate a report for the financial transaction entered by USERS of certain "drupal Role"?

You could sync your Drupal role to a Civi group with the CiviGroup Roles Sync module then use the group in the report filter criteria.
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How to make the callback URL from Mailchimp accessible from anonymous users in Wordpress?

WordPress does not require that a role be given to users who only visit your site (e.g. to read posts) so long as it is public - roles are only required when logging in. However, for a WordPress ...
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How can I see which contacts have been assigned which roles and permissions?

Welcome to SE! The place to start is in the documentation about roles and permissions at https://docs.civicrm.org/user/en/latest/initial-set-up/permissions-and-access-control/ It does depend on the ...
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Create Role in WP from Group in CiviCRM

You can go one better than syncing to roles using the CiviCRM Groups Sync plugin instead. It keeps Contacts in CiviCRM Groups in sync with WordPress Users in groups provided by the Groups plugin. That ...
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How to identify if a contact id is associated with an administrator role?

I don't think you can do this in a platform-independent way since "admin role" means different things in different CMS's. What you can do that is platform-independent is check specific ...
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Open CiviCase via Webform with manager role assigned

Finally it is working! Two where important: Disable "Enforce Permissions" for the contact field in the webform config, filled with a default value. Look out for the field "Update ...
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How to restrict access to certain information for non-admin users (i.e. volunteers)

So far, all I can see are ways to enable access to things (like enabling access to View the groups) but I can't see how to restrict access to anything. Yes - that's the key to understanding these ...
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Permissions and admin approval of additions and edits

Another possibility could be using a webform_civicrm form that is (somehow??) set up so that folk who enter the data can only 'save as draft' - hence the data is only stored in Drupal at that point - ...
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Users with Subscriber role in Wordpress cannot see & access CiviCRM

After having tested all the possibilities by checking and unchecking all the options marked in the WordPress Access Control pane, I found that the box "CiviCRM: access CiviCRM backend and API" must be ...
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Link Contact Type with Drupal Roles

Can you create a smart group for each contact type and then use CiviGroup Roles Sync? Also if you add contact sub type field on the user registration profile and so that you can update the contact ...
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Assigning Drupal roles on removal of inherited membership

This is a workaround rather than an answer, as I've not figured out how to do what I originally asked. But I've avoided it the need for it for the time being by treating all users who don't have the ...
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How can I generate a report for the financial transaction entered by USERS of certain "drupal Role"?

When someone adds a Contribution via the backend (eg Add Contribution) then an Activity is created (Type = Contribution) which will record who added that Contribution. If you use that fact, and set ...
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CiviReport 'insufficient permission' error running financial report after update to 4.7.29

This bug has been reported at Bookkeeping Transactions Report insufficient permissions and from CiviCRM 5.9 will be fixed. Here the affected code.
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How to add a secondary Case Role that has access to Activities they are not 'on', eg ones that existed before they were added

I'd say this is coming from CRM_Case_BAO_Case::checkPermission(), around line 2659 where it says //user has only access to my cases and activity. [sic] //here object specific permmions come in ...
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Way to sync CiviCRM memberships to Drupal group

This question gives an answer to a very similar question that you can apply to your situation: Reverse sync CiviCRM groups to Drupal organic groups However, even with a couple dozen membership types, ...
Jon G - Megaphone Tech's user avatar
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how to trigger a Drupal rule on CiviMember Roles Sync?

Rather than using a Rule, you could achieve this just by using Views to create a block that shows Membership status, and if you want, limit it to only show for Roles that are expired, etc. I ...
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