DaveD
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How do I identify a Cron Job?
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Cron is a operating system level function, which may be available for you to manage in your host panel of your server. It is basically a scheduler that can run programs on regular, scheduled times.......

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If I use php to display a count from my database am I causing a security problem?
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I would highly recommend you use the CiviCRM API to access this information. A php version would look something like this: $result = civicrm_api3('Activity', 'get', array( 'sequential' => 1, '...

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"DB Error: Syntax error" - after using false "find and merge duplicate" rule
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Since you marked it as Reserved you cannot modify or delete it. (It can be gotten rid of by directly modifying the database, but I think that is the only way.) Your best bet is to ignore it, and ...

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After Import to group, individuals in that group not showing up as recipients to in CiviMail.
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When you look at Groups tab for one of the imported contacts, is the status of the Group "Added"? My suspicion is that the status is "Pending" and thus it will be excluded from use. Pending is used ...

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Member Identification Card
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I have implemented membership cards, however on a custom basis. This has been from the back office side of things. Your specification of a member printing their own card is intriguing, though that ...

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Log filled with CRM_Utils_System::permissionDenied
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It appears that the error simply is reporting that someone is trying to access a CiviCRM page and they do not have sufficient permission to access it. This is either due to an authorized person ...

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Add large amounts of custom data to contacts
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You need to configure one or more Custom Data Sets to contain the information you wish to maintain. Generally you would want to split the information across data sets to reflect any natural ...

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White Screen During Joomla Installation
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Did you follow the steps here: http://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRMDOC/Upgrade+Joomla+Sites+to+4.5 When you say that you removed the older version, what steps did you follow to do this? My ...

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How do you change the default status message that shows when one submits a profile form?
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This message is hardcoded in CRM/Profile/Form/Edit.php, so you would need to modify that.

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How do I upload mailing content in 4.6?
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You can also copy and paste content into the editor. I see that there is even a paste from Word button so hopefully most needs can be met. Luckily with the new, more robust, editor any necessary ...

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Profile pic not displayed in civimail
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Based on the content you provided, the problem I see is the src is missing from the image tag. Be sure the URL you use is fully formed including the domain, ala, src='http://mysite.com/.....' (...

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Error when upgrading from 4.7.16 to 4.7.20
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It appears that the foreign key mentioned in the error message doesn't exist for some reason. I would probably go into MySQL and check. If it's not there, just create one with the same name on the ...

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Clean Up Caches and Update Paths
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Check your civicrm.settings.php file to be sure that the $civicrm_root variable is correctly set, as is all the other settings in that file. Be sure to check all the way to the end of the file, just ...

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Should the API return code always be 200?
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HTTP return codes are typically indicative of "plumbing" issues between the client through the web server. A malformed API call is more indicative of an underlying data issue so doesn't really fit the ...

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Where is include_path set?
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open_basedir is a PHP setting that limits which files can be accessed by PHP for processing. Its default value invariably is not set to work with CiviCRM and the general recommendation is to disable ...

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DB Error: unknown error
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Based on the following line in the CiviCRM log file: [debug_info] => SELECT GET_LOCK( 'pantheon.1.cache.3a9e8c34426bc6dde01d5581d9654dcf_mapper/moduleFiles._', 3 ) [nativecode=3057 ** Incorrect ...

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Logging functionnality disabled
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I don't have an idea why it got turned off; perhaps an upgrade cleared it? At any rate, a fresh install does not set a default selection on these radio buttons. You should be able to simply select ...

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CiviMail: Mystery Unsubscribes
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I suspect that unsubscribes are a subset of opt out. So in CiviCRM, when a user opts out, they are also automatically unsubscribed from the mailing list groups you used. As opposed to those that ...

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Should CiviMail report show bounces when using the Mandrill extension?
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The first thing to check is that both the MTE extension and Mandrill are properly configured. For instance, are soft bounces configured to be returned to CiviCRM? See here for instructions on ...

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DB error with profiles
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My suspicion is that when you are logged in, you are the administrator? If so, my guess is that the ACL process is skipped for admins so the error condition is not hit. It sounds like you have a bad ...

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A report for monthly newsletter subscription rates? (need advice)
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You don't provide details on how you are doing these mailings, so I assume you are using the CiviCRM CiviMail function.... Just go to Reports | Mail Summary Report. It does a nice job of listing, ...

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Expected one Contact but found 25
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You are on the right track I think. The error is occurring when the values for jid, qid, and h get validated. jid is the job_id and I wouldn't expect that the 85152 is a correct value (assuming your ...

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Do sites without SSL now need one for PayPal IPN?
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You probably need to pose this question directly to PayPal. It's really a matter of whether they will require a secure connection going forward. It could be that they will force it. It also may ...

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Transferring contacts from one CiviCRM installation to another
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Generally, I have not seen issues with exports of contacts. However, CiviCRM generally has issues with large imports. My usual recommendation is to write a php script that reads through the import ...

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Set Billing Address to be Not Required in Contribution Page
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I am surprised that Authorize.net does not require a billing address! I don't recall ever seeing that. With that said, I would recommend you still require billing addresses. Right now the volume of ...

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Upgrade to 4.6.6 : how to configure mysql server?
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A lot depends on how much data you maintain in terms of contacts, participants, members, etc. I have seldom seen any recent install of CiviCRM (on Drupal 7) running well on anything less than 1 gig,...

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Search by radius to postal code or zip
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You would need to do some custom work to get this exposed to a public page I suspect, but CiviCRM already provides radius search, based on Zip Code. First you need to turn on geocoding which will go ...

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how to add fieldset to profile
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I don't believe there is a way you can add a data (field) set en masse.... you need to add each field in the data set individually.

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Participant Status vs. Participant Status ID
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I don't think anything has changed. Every participant status has both a label/name as well as an assigned ID (integer) value. The search builder lets you construct a search using either construct. ...

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Trying to write a hook to add contribution page name to Main.tpl I'm super close
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When faced with this situation, I usually examine $form to find it. For quick and easy lookup, I use CRM_Core_Error::debug to write it to the civi log.

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