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Using filters with CGridView and CArrayDataProvider

Updated 2 years ago by yugeneHow-tos33 comments – viewed 66,069 times – ( +22 ) – version 1.1
Using filters on CGridView with CActiveDataProvider is easy, but with CArrayDataProvider it is a bit tricky.

Javascript and AJAX with Yii

Updated 2 years ago by Fran├žois GannazHow-tos3 comments – viewed 127,189 times – ( +40 ) – version 1.1
This page intends to provide an exhaustive guide of how to use Javascript (JS) in Yii. It does not explain how to learn coding in JS, but how to deal with it "the Yii way".
tags: javascript, AJAX

How to use PHPExcel external library with Yii

Updated 2 years ago by cgsmithHow-tos14 comments – viewed 88,604 times – ( +30 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Trying to learn and help some other programmers to find their solutions on the Yii Forum (I think is a superb way to learn the framework), I was facing one challenge with an external library that a fellow programmer wanted to use -quite good indeed: PHPExcel. And what is PHPExcel?

Make theme and layout option in your site

Updated 2 years ago by trondHow-tos0 comments – viewed 8,661 times – ( +1 )
Here i am writing code how to add option of theme change and layout change in your website.
tags: theme, layouts

Integrating Wordpress and Yii: still another approach, using Yii as the router/controller

Updated 2 years ago by acorncomHow-tos23 comments – viewed 51,506 times – ( +22 ) – version 1.1
A lot of people have written posts on integrating Yii and WordPress. This article combines goncin's approach with an article I read about integrating Symfony and WordPress and applies it all to Yii and WordPress.

make chart from custome queries using amcharts widget

Updated 2 years ago by trondHow-tos0 comments – viewed 4,204 times – ( +2 )
Use this code in your view,make sure to put EAmChartWidget in your extension folder. here is the url of widget http://www.yiiframework.com/extension/eamchartwidget/

Yii HMVC

Updated 2 years ago by ezekielnoobHow-tos6 comments – viewed 11,724 times – ( +5 / -1 )
Right now we can use widgets + action provider like in this tutorial: How to use a Widget as an Action Provider

"safe" and "unsafe" Model validators (massive assignments)

Updated 2 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos4 comments – viewed 17,492 times – ( +4 / -6 )
Ok, it is a little bit difficult to full understanding the unsafe validator.

model rules depended by user roles-permissions

Updated 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos0 comments – viewed 9,011 times – ( +3 )
This is a reference about model validators and user roles. In many cases we want model validators to applied only for some privileged users or not

Using Grunt for deploying client scripts

Updated 3 years ago by Chris83How-tos8 comments – viewed 16,021 times – ( +11 ) – version 1.1
For a long time I have struggled to find a suitable tool for doing server tasks such as compiling LESS files, concatenating and minifying of JavaScript files and copying the minified JavaScript files. While most of these tasks can be done with Yii extensions I would still not recommend using them because it requires you to include these extensions in your project, and therefore also deploying them in your production environment.