Eliot Mason
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Number of contacts vs. hosting space required
6 votes

1) There is no imposed restriction on the number of contacts. MySQL has some theoretical limit that your would reach if you entered every person on the planet multiple times. 2) As @choster spells ...

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How to enable CiviDiscount for members?
6 votes

CiviDiscount is smart ... and will only display the membership option if you have created at least one membership type. So... Create your membership (Administer -> CiviMember -> Membership Types) ...

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Why do I get "Access denied; you need (at least one of) the SUPER privilege(s) for this operation" when importing a SQL dump to CiviCRM?
5 votes

Jon G's answer is correct. However, If you're not in the world of shell editors and perl, you can also open the dump file in a text editor (not a word processor) and do a search and replace. You ...

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Reply-to e-mail address using CiviMail in 4.6.3 defaults to system default
4 votes

This does indeed appear to be a bug in 4.6.3. Upgrading to 4.6.4 will fix the problem. Note that additional functionality in CiviMail can affect the from: address: Using VERP or the custom reply-to ...

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I need to migrate data from one CiviCRM on Drupal instance to a clean one. HELP?
3 votes

If you wish to transfer the content of the database a) export the existing data. You can do this as an action from the search/find screens. Export contacts, activities, memberships, contributions as ...

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Two "total number of participants"?
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3 votes

Since you have a different participant limit, its really a distinct event and you should treat it that way by creating a second event. Yes your participants have to register twice but then you'll ...

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what is the cause number of succes imported contact not same with number of found contact in system
3 votes

You have 1 duplicate record. Note that the import counter indicates "created or modified" contacts. If you change the dedupe settings for the import you'll get a different result for the number of ...

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Token not evaluating in CiviMail
3 votes

If you can produce a test for the email, and the token is replaced by the field value, then you might have a permission issue. It might be buried deeply, but see which role your Cron user has. Be ...

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What can I do to fix my database that has been partially upgraded?
2 votes

You can effectively reset the database structure by following the "Ensuring Schema Integrity" steps. Instructions are at http://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRMDOC/Ensuring+Schema+Integrity+on+...

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How long should a CiviCRM / Drupal upgrade take?
2 votes

There are really two parts to this process, and your consultant may be combining them into a single step. The upgrade itself (making backups, downloading code, running the script) can be quick ... or ...

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CiviCRM Resourse URL incorrectly configured in the CiviCRM Admin page
1 votes

Try accessing directly using /civicrm/admin/setting/url?reset=1 That setting is written to the database. You can edit it (or delete it) by looking in the civicrm_setting table, with the variable ...

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How to clone memberships, display as new tab?
1 votes

Pair up the membership with custom data. Create a a field set, and mark it to display as a tab (instead of inline). Associate the fields with the type of membership, and then you'll collect paid ...

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"API error: DB Error: constraint violation" when installing Stripe extension
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1 votes

I fixed this particular problem. I haven't been able to recreate the problem so I can't state the source, but the following steps allowed me to install the extension. 1) remove all other extensions ...

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I need an online registration that contains multiple venues for an event
1 votes

Making a lot of assumptions here ... you could have a single event configured without enabling the location. Then use a priceset with each item in the priceset matching a location - set it to ...

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contact match script?
1 votes

Step 1 - Use a program to make your data consistent. There are lots of possibilities out there - try OpenRefine (open refine.org). Step 2 - once consistent, try to assign the contact.id (aka contact ...

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Enabling membership reminders - will it only mail expirations valid this day?
1 votes

Echoing Erik, test it to be sure your configuration does what you want it to (there are at lot of variables in play... hard to say exactly what it will do). Note that Civi has an internal record for ...

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Find Contacts who are in one and only one group?
1 votes

If you're trying to count the number of groups each contact is in (and select only those with a single group) then to SQL you shall go!

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How to Fix Missing Organization Profile Dropdown in Contribution Form Settings
1 votes

It looks like there isn't an Organization profile available. There should be the default reserved profile "On Behalf of Organization", but you can also create your own profile and use it. It has to ...

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