Paul-Tahoe
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Import Contacts with Email field issue
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Yes it appears to be a bug. You should file one. Here seems to be the conditions: Importing update or fill, i.e. contact already exists Has no existing email address or any existing has is_primary ...

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Navigation Menu Lost
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They developer released 4.0.2 which should fix the issue. Sounds like they may have an issue with their test env.

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Main menu disappears after updating Summary Fields extension under wordpress
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The developer released 4.0.2 which fixes the issue. It sounds like their test env possibly isn't getting all the caches or something flushed.

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Main menu disappears after updating Summary Fields extension under wordpress
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Sadly the fix in 4.0.1 didn't fix the issue. See Navigation Menu Lost for more details.

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Navigation Menu Lost
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It's hard to tell which version of the summary fields you are having issues with but I'm guessing it's 4.0.1 which was suppose to fix the exact same issue with 4.0.0. It obviously doesn't. I filed ...

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Main menu disappears after updating Summary Fields extension under wordpress
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The developer updated the issue. There is a missing line in the code. They say they will release version 4.0.1 overnight. If you want to fix it yourself before that look at issue linked above in ...

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Somehow our summary fields got a old version of sumfields.php. What's the best way to get the current versions?
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I ended up just changing the version number in the info file to 3.1.0. Then on the Manage Extensions page it then said there was an upgrade. Hit upgrade and everything was good.

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Blank Mosaico templates
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It's probably permission thing with the webserver. We're running nginx and in the nginx logs we were getting access forbidden by rule for this. There are other extensions in the same directory but I ...

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How do I prevent blank fields on a profile from overwriting existing data when using the profile to register or donations from existing contacts?
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Created jira CRM-20731. This problem also sort of exists with creating a new contact without an address. The contact will get an address record with only the country and state province. I included ...

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Search custom fields with multiple records
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One way is to do an exclude search. Create a smart group that has all the people who have borrowed a tool in the last 6 month. Create another smart group that contains everyone. Under Search => ...

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Changing our contact email address in Event Templates
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I assume the email address you are referring to is on the location tab. If so, the assumption is a location has a fixed email address. When you change the email address on a location it changes it ...

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CiviCRM Dedupe - How does it really work?
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For your specific example, "St. John's" "St Johns" "St. John's U.", you can set up a rule that would find a couple of these but sadly not all of them. As Erikh implies you could setup a rule that ...

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Smart Group for Soft Credit Name
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I believe advanced search will be able to do this for you. (Main menu, Search and then Advanced Search) Below the basic search fields you should find a collapsed section for Contributions. Expand ...

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"DB Error: unknown error" when adding (custom) field
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The error occurs when it tries to create the table _drupal7`.log_civicrm_value__4. It is trying to create it having storage engine of ARCHIVE. You can't see the whole command from the log. It ...

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How to Deal With Email Only Contact Records
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I'm not sure you'll find the email only contacts will really be noticed with day to day operations. We have some, granted less then 5%, and I rarely come across them. Think about the kind of queries ...

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Associate state and country fields when not tied to a particular address type
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Pick the country first. I know with a standard address country is last if at all. Put it first then it should limit the list to the states appropriate to that country.

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HELP! civiCRM Administration Area Not Showing! [Joomla 3.6.5] [civicrm 4.7.16]
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You could try to go the page directly www.yoursite.org/administrator/?option=com_civicrm&task=civicrm/admin/setting/url&reset=1 If you have sql access you could change them back. They are ...

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Administration menu
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It's to the right of the Reports menu and to the left of Support but I'm guessing the user you are using to access civicrm does not have the administer role so it doesn't show up. There are couple ...

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Clear data from supplemental address on update
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I tried this and was able to get it to null the field. I needed to put null in the field in the cvs. I had to make sure the null did not have any quotes around it. Just the word null between the ...

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Manually Change CiviCRM ID?
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Assuming the id has already come and gone. Create a new person of the same type. Give them the same name so you can find and merge later. Only give them a name. Don't give them an address or email ...

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Turn deduping off?
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Either change the unsupervised dedupe rule or create a new one where the conditions can't be met. So change the "Weight Threshold to Consider Contacts 'Matching':" number to something higher than ...

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Master address - not saving choice
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I'm not sure this is the answer Drew is looking for or it even addresses his issue. It sounds like it was working for him and then he had a timeout and it messed a number of them up. The comments, ...

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Is there an easy way to increase the width of the list of options for a custom field in the pull down?
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Well, I ended up needing to figure this out. So in a file mysite.css I put this: #select2-drop {width: 350px !important;} Then in Administer => System Settings => Resource URL, I put the path and ...

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CSV file import problem with file from Mac MS Office
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I use Mac MS Office all the time to create csv files to import into civi without issue. Civi parses the file looking for the correct format. It doesn't care what the file name is. So for some ...

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Can we print mailing lables from CiviCRM?
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It's explained in the this online book. Civicrm Books Basically if you query of the contacts and select the ones you want, the action pulldown menu has a print mailing labels.

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How can I add the "automated mailer task cron job"?
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There is some general information about scheduling jobs and running cron here User and Administrator Guide. You will find links to more details in both the guide and the link (Job parameters and ...

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CKEditor not fully functional in CiviCRM 4.6.11
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I don't know if this will work with Joomla. It does with Drupal. In the display preferences you can pick use Default Joomla editor. Then on the Joolma side you can probably configure the editor ...

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If statement not working if the smarty variable is not set
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Try this: {if "{note.note}" eq ""}None{/if}

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Can a message template replace tokens with appropriate translations?
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This is not really an answer but a work around. You can use smarty's to look for the English and replace it with the French (which I'm guessing at). {if "{contact.gender}" eq "Female"} Femme {...

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Is there a way to easily locate Profile entries?
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Profile don't really work like that. They are just a way to view, enter and/or change data. Once submitted, the data is put into the database and the profile zeroed out, so to speak. By default no ...

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