Eli Lisseck
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CiviMail - What is it? Need Info?
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CiviMail is a mailing feature that interacts with your mail server much like the 'Email' action you mentioned. The main difference is design ability and ability to handle mass mailing campaigns to ...

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Today's-Date token for PDF
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I think this would be a custom token to get it in the format that you're looking for, but it wouldn't be too difficult and I am pretty sure you'll be able to find one someone has already written - ...

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How to show Users their Membership status so that even users without a membership status get to see the block
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I believe you can connect your civiContact view to the membership fields without using that smart group. I have had success (in views 3) in the past with a civiContact based view using a relationship ...

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Civicrm:ping INI file not found
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I was just dealing with this and found your question.. Since you used C:\, i'll assume you're in windows. TLDR; Try checking your PHP environment variable for 'HOMEPATH' vs 'HOME' and editing the ...

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Custom Email Greeting token doesn't work
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Any chance you don't have smarty enabled for civiMail so your capture-assigns and ifs aren't working in the mail? Try checking your civicrm.settings.php file and look for the line define( '...

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Search Confusion
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If you need to exclude all of those email options at once for an export or something I would search up those people, put them in a group, and exclude the group from your searches. To search up that ...

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How to search active relationships (e.g) during past year?
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I would do the following, although it's a bit complicated so maybe you will want to develop a custom search after reading :). Create a smart group to keep track of your active volunteers by searching ...

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Search Builder - find one word amongst many
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As @ErikH commented correcting the data format before import may be easier if %PAWS% doesn't work. It looks like you're using ' - ' as your delimiter in that field, which appears to be a single value ...

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When editing a membership Civi sends receipt and confirmation even with box unchecked
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Have you checked that the mails are actually being sent out? In civiCRM 4.6.4 I have found that I receive the following pop-up when editing a membership record with an attached contribution record (...

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How can I use the API to set a field to NULL on an existing record?
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It doesn't quite feel right to me on the empty vs null front - playing around with the API explorer in 4.7.15, but what I can say is if I do an api call for a contact ID (say, 3) with nickname IS NULL ...

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Special Characters are not Managed in CSV Export
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As @Chris Burgess said it depends on the software you're using the CSV with, but i'll leave a preemptive workaround for MS Excel since we do this pretty often. This happens with Excel because CiviCRM ...

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Merge all duplicate contacts (running version 3.4.6)
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One Option: The easiest way I have found (in 4.6.4) is to export like you said, with contact ID, do your manipulation in excel to pull out the records you would like to keep, and re-import the records ...

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How do I run a list of "on-hold" email addresses?
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I'm going to dredge this question up because I just discovered something for myself here: (I am currently using civiCRM 4.6.4) Advanced Search: The email On Hold search option brings up "On Hold = 1"...

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How to set up membership-only downloads
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What CMS are you using? There are product and shopping cart solutions for all three of Drupal, Wordpress, and Joomla. You also might be able to sort of fake it with premiums on a contribution page so ...

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Make mailing labels from a list of contributions?
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You can get the same result by doing an advanced search for your contribution criteria and choosing 'display as contacts'? That will allow you to print out mailing labels as an action for the records ...

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Geocoding contacts using google api
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It looks like you still need to configure the job parameters for geocoding, for instance for the 'geocoding' parameter it expects 0 or 1, but literally "[0 or 1]" is being passed. So if I want to ...

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Conference Registration with Housing Requirements
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CiviCRM would be able to accommodate your needs, generally. You can find a couple of demo sites that are available here. They should have a few dummy events set up that you can look at: https://...

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Why is the CiviCRM installer unable to connect to the MySQL server?
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In my experience if 'localhost' (or your host) was refusing to connect on default port with all credentials/permissions definitely correct, specifying 'localhost:3306' will work (even though you ...

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Who supports civiCRM in Raleigh NC using Wordpress?
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You'll find a good list of available CiviCRM/Wordpress implementation experts here: https://civicrm.org/partners-contributors?country=All&services=Implementation&language=All&cms=...

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Question for current employer field
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This will always be an issue if autocomplete isn't an option and you're dealing with user input... they will never do exactly what you want or expect :). I think the solution will somewhat depend on ...

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Can I offer different pricing for an event based on user group?
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You could make a civiDiscount code that automatically applies to a membership you create (easier) - or (with the latest version) I believe you could create a discount code that targets only users in ...

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Enable multiple event registration for same purchaser/participant
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In 'manage event' you may be able to check "register multiple participants" and "same email address" if you have a pretty simple event setup. It's a bit clunky but if the same name is used with the ...

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New Website Users Connecting to Existing Member Record
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I believe how well this works will depend on your unsupervised deduplication rules set in civiCRM. If you used external ID, I think you would actually need to change the default rule as well. If you ...

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Webform Event Fees in Combination
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Posting the settings (or a screenshot) of your conditional statements for the form would be helpful. The end-goal isn't quite clear, I will assume you want to charge $35 if a participant selects both ...

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How can I add Mailing Date to the Mail Details Report?
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I used a combination of these four resources to learn how to customize reports to add columns and filters etc with some tenacity and very minimal php and mysql background: https://wiki.civicrm.org/...

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Transfer event registration
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As far as I know, this isn't possible yet. You would need to just create a new event registration with a new payment from the admin side and delete the old ones. Might be more difficult if you are ...

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Drupal Civicrm searchable profiles
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A couple of ideas within your framework: 1) Use civicrm fields exposed to drupal user registration and do away with the fields from the drupal db, so everything is housed in civicrm. 2) Write a Rules ...

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Inserting details of another contact as tokens into an email
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Are you using drupal as your CMS? We have some custom tokens with token data from the organizational record that individuals are related to. Check it out here, it won't get you all the way as we are ...

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How do I fix auto-renewal memberships? (Auth.net)
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We had the same issue in CiviCRM 4.6.4 - our configuration inside our Authorize.Net portal was incomplete and we followed the steps outlined at http://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/display/CRMDOC/...

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Address field order on Contact's "edit" page
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I think you will have a significantly easier time just reordering the fields with a little jQuery in a custom version of the template you referenced above. For completeness... You can see the ...

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