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View uploaded documents without having to download them every time - Wordpress

As Pradeep implies, this isn't a CiviCRM issue but a web browser configuration issue. I'm not sure what web browser you're using, but in Firefox, when I click on a PDF in an activity (see "1" below), ...
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Uploading files through the API

Yes, it did happen and it's called the "attachment" api. You can look up the docs for it in the api explorer:
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Mass deletion of bad addresses

If you completly want to delete the addresses, you could also delete them from the database with a query like DELETE FROM civicrm_address WHERE location_type_id = xx AND contact_id IN (SELECT ...
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View uploaded documents without having to download them every time - Wordpress

To view pdf rather downloading locally you will need to install a PDF preview "add on" in Chrome. Or you can turn off PDF download from chrome settings Navigate to Settings >> Advanced >> Content ...
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uploading new contacts with relationships

Welcome to SE! Yes, you can import the relationship at the same time. The documentation describes your situation here. This is based on one row per child with parent details in the columns. You ...
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Mass deletion of bad addresses

See the docs section on profiles and then using batch update from the search results actions dropdown, i.e. search for your tag and then choose batch update via profile, and choose a profile that has ...
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Cannot upload images using CKEditor on message template after 5.45 upgrade

Revert the session id fix until core team has a fix
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Browsing for images in the editor leads to an unexpected Error

This is caused by a bug that prevents users that configure multiple languages to use the kcfinder plugin. So check if there are more available languages are configured at https:////civicrm/admin/...
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Help with QuickForm Image Upload

You missed a param to that function. The 4th param is attributes, which you can pass as an empty array, and the 5th param is required, which you can pass TRUE.
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What is the recommended way to upload husband and wife data from csv file

This is an excellent question, and it has more to do with how you want to use your data than with the technology. Most CRM experts will tell you that the "right" way is to make the husband and wife ...
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Cleaning up images (or other files) in the custom folder

Might justify developing a script or extension? The column uri in the database table civicrm_file seems to refer to these. The table civicrm_entity_file then links civicrm_file records to other ...
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Custom Field "File" Display Issue

Judging from the whitespace you've found in the images 'code' this is the same issue as another I've had regarding contact images not working and Mosaico images not working so I'm just going to copy ...
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Uploading donations from a spreadsheet

welcome to CiviCRM Stack Exchange! In CiviCRM there is an option in the Contributions menu called "Import Contributions". This allows you to upload contributions from a CSV file. Can you give that a ...
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unable to upload image file when creating a message

This isn't fixing the root issue, but I tend to think the best practice here is to load media within the Wordpress Media Gallery and link to it in CiviMail. Content is best put in the CMS. That way, ...
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How to use Word upload in Print/Merge function?

Which of the various Print/Merge windows are you using - ie what steps do you take to get to that window? (Similar-looking print/merge windows use different code so the functionality is not ...
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How do use upload function for mail merge with Word

There's two different things: Mail Merge, which is a native feature of word. Print/Merge document, with output as a word document, which is a feature of CiviCRM. (I'm not sure it has the ability to "...
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How to setup a camping event with 2 part payment option?

I am not sure if I understood this correctly. Instead adding participant count limit to price field i would use Event setting to define maximum participant count. I would create two required price ...
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How to setup a camping event with 2 part payment option?

We have a client that runs a child after school care STEM program. Monies are due at the time of registration (one month eg in May) and then monthly (starting in Sep) for additional 9mo; We use ...
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View uploaded documents without having to download them every time - Wordpress

In the latest version, if you customize civicrm/file link to have download=0 query string parameter in it, the file will be opened in a new tab instead of downloading. For eg, if the URL is https://...
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What is the recommended way to upload teenage volunteer and their parents data from csv file

You can use relationships to tie the parent(s) to the teen. https://docs.civicrm.org/user/en/latest/organising-your-data/relationships/ Here is some information on importing relational data on this ...
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Gift aid uploaded declarations are only showing the first image for each entry

If anyone still has this problem, I can confirm that upgrading to at least 4.7.31 fixes it.
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Importing Activity Error '1' is not a valid option for field custom_133

What is the field type of the custom_133 field? I'm guessing it is an option group/ select list type of field. In that case, you would have to make sure that the value of the field you are supplying ...

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