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Model password confirmation field.

Created 5 years ago by twisted1919How-tos10 comments – viewed 73,109 times – ( +11 / -2 ) – version 1.1
I had some troubles with the password confirmation field for when adding updating user records, so i thought that i should share the way i got it working.

Local time zones and locales

Created 6 years ago by Russell EnglandHow-tos9 comments – viewed 72,468 times – ( +14 / -3 ) – version 1.1
Following on from international dates, I also wanted times in the local timezone and format. This was a little more tricky but I think I've got a solution. This is only really appropriate if you have an international app.

Creating a Dependent Dropdown From Scratch in Yii2

Created 3 years ago by ThePr0f3550rHow-tos4 comments – viewed 72,222 times – ( +8 / -1 ) – version 2.0
I have read http://www.yiiframework.com/wiki/24/creating-a-dependent-dropdown/ (Dependen Dropdown Yii1), but I cant implementation in Yii2 because Yii2 not built-in AJAX functionality hem.. I am search about it and get this statement

Write & use a custom Component in Yii2.0

Created 3 years ago by sirin kHow-tos4 comments – viewed 70,286 times – ( +18 / -1 ) – version 2.0
This is a simple example in Yii2.0 to understand how you can write a custom component and use it inside your app.(basic template)

How to translate and do the translations the easy way

Created 6 years ago by Roman SolomatinHow-tos3 comments – viewed 69,417 times – ( +28 / -3 ) – version 1.1
I wanted to keep all the I18N related translations in separate files, so that I would not need to modify the view files or the model files every time I need to update or fix the translations of application's source language.

How to log and debug variables using CWebLogRoute

Created 6 years ago by Antonio RamirezHow-tos8 comments – viewed 65,572 times – ( +18 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I have seen a couple of articles about how to integrate external libraries to debug our PHP code (i.e. firePHP) but after you read this article you will realize that there is no need for such libraries when using Yii.
tags: Logging

Using setFlash for displaying various kind of messages

Created 6 years ago by TrejderHow-tos6 comments – viewed 65,534 times – ( +4 / -6 ) – version 1.1
In this short how-to I will show how to customize setFlash() to display messages (flashes) styled to be success confirmation, error report or notice information. And how to achieve displaying errors in other way.
tags: flash, error, message

How to setup RBAC with a php file

Created 7 years ago by bettorHow-tos17 comments – viewed 65,489 times – ( +26 / -6 ) – version 1.1
In this cookbook I will attempt to explain how to use the lightweight version of Role-Based Access Control using a php file. This version does not use database but a php file and is controlled by CPhpAuthManager class.

X-Sendfile - serve large static files efficiently from web applications

Created 6 years ago by Maurizio Domba CerinHow-tos5 comments – viewed 65,112 times – ( +26 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Normally when we want users to download a file, that file is put in a folder under the web application root and the web server does the rest.

Using standard filters in CGridView custom fields

Created 6 years ago by GOshaHow-tos4 comments – viewed 63,576 times – ( +17 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In this article I'll try to explain how to use standard quick search fields in CGridView with customized columns.For example: We have a record in a database with field switch having 0 or 1 values. After that we want a user to see on or off instead 1 or 0. So we do the usual thing: