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How to implement cron in Yii 2

Created 2 years ago by hemcHow-tos10 comments – viewed 41,315 times – ( +10 ) – version 2.0
In advance template there is already a file yii. And there is no need to run it as php, it is Linux script.
tags: cron, yii2, console

Select2 Infinite Scroll With Remote Data in Yii

Created 2 years ago by amanationHow-tos5 comments – viewed 10,473 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
I was able to set up the infinite scroll of select2 in Yii. I am glad to share it with you. The demo and source code can be found here. However, select2 for Yii can be found here which uses a widget.

How to Enhance a CGridView

Created 2 years ago by bluyellHow-tos5 comments – viewed 5,527 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
by: Christian Salazar (bluyell, @salazachris74,

Safely checking if a model class exists (without exploding)

Created 2 years ago by BoazHow-tos0 comments – viewed 7,238 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
While rewriting the PcReportContent extension I'm maintaining I've bumped to a challenge. This wiki was born out of it.

Simple example for language translation

Created 2 years ago by RKAHow-tos2 comments – viewed 19,468 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
Language translation is a common requirement in multi lingual sites. In Yii, we can translate using message and view translation.
tags: yii, i18n

Attaching multiple event handlers to onBeginRequest

Created 2 years ago by BoazHow-tos0 comments – viewed 6,460 times – ( +2 ) – version 1.1
There came the need to perform two operations, always, on 'application boot' time. Example? My real world example involved some geo-location logic (that's the first operation) and syncing of some session details so KcFinder can be in sync with the user in context - each user with his own session container (the second).

How to limit number of guest page views

Created 2 years ago by PeRoChAkHow-tos1 comment – viewed 4,361 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
In some cases, we have to limit the number of page views for the guests users. Yii provide an efficient method to get this.

MongoDb's embedded documents mapping for ActiveRecord in Yii2

Created 2 years ago by edoardo849How-tos2 comments – viewed 11,010 times – ( +6 ) – version 2.0
You are working with MongoDb and you have embedded documents in your collection that you want to easily map in your Model for CRUD operations.

How to create a simple logout link in the view?

Created 2 years ago by mi.sarahHow-tos0 comments – viewed 14,516 times – ( +1 / -3 ) – version 1.1
Here you learn to create and set a simple ahref-link to logout the current user.
tags: Logout, Link, user, URL, views

Email by YiiMailer, Call Outlook, IMAP

Created 2 years ago by Scott_HuangHow-tos0 comments – viewed 7,178 times – version 1.1
In Yii community we have lots of extention can send emails, such as YiiMailer and Swift and so on, or even IMAPI, thanks for team contribution. However, sometimes, in the intranet enviroment, the program cannot run successfully since SMTP /IMAP port been banded. So you need to seek other ways. The most simple way is **call outlook** as COM.