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Actions code reuse with CAction

Created 5 years ago by Antonio RamirezHow-tos13 comments – viewed 38,951 times – ( +36 ) – version 1.1
We all know how good 'gii' automates the code for us and we normally tend to be happy with what that tool offers at the beginning of our Yii learning curve. But as soon as you start working in larger and larger projects, you realize that its code is too repetitive to maintain and having a small pitfall in general actions means to go over and over through them to fix the issues.
tags: CAction, Tutorial

Creating a jQueryUI Sortable CGridView

Created 4 years ago by blindMoeHow-tos23 comments – viewed 38,805 times – ( +48 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I have had to do this a couple of times now so I figured I would share it with the community. I am going to keep this short because I really hope that you are familiar with jQueryUI's Sortable class before starting this tutorial.

Avoiding rendering entire page when using CGridView and CListView via AJAX

Created 5 years ago by xrxHow-tos17 comments – viewed 38,552 times – ( +24 ) – version 1.1
Since I used CGridView for a first time, I didn't like how it handled operations like sorting, filtering, changing page and etc using AJAX.

How to send emails using SMTP

Created 2 years ago by robregonmHow-tos1 comment – viewed 37,956 times – ( +7 ) – version 2.0
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tags: yii2, email, mail, mailer, smtp

Open bootstrap modal and load content via Ajax

Created 2 years ago by JbalTeroHow-tos1 comment – viewed 37,109 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
My goal here is to Open bootstrap modal and load ANY content using ajax response.

Using International Dates

Created 5 years ago by Russell EnglandHow-tos4 comments – viewed 36,118 times – ( +18 ) – version 1.1
I needed British (dd/mm/yyyy) formatted dates throughout my application but found it very difficult to find examples of how to do this - until I found this excellent forum post http://www.yiiframework.com/forum/index.php?/topic/3649-dealing-with-i18n-date-formats/

Integrating HybridAuth directly into Yii without an extension

Created 3 years ago by biz devHow-tos8 comments – viewed 36,066 times – ( +14 ) – version 1.1
This article tries to explain the steps required in integrating the HybridAuth into Yii directly, without using an extension.

Elementary introduction to using jQuery ajax and the yii framework

Created 3 years ago by dhimesHow-tos4 comments – viewed 35,826 times – ( +7 ) – version 1.1
In doing internet searches trying to learn how to incorporated ajax into web pages generated by the yii framework I noticed that there seems to be a lot of confusion. I worry that too-clever hacks will be broken in upgrades of the framework.
tags: AJAX

How to implement cron in Yii 2

Created 2 years ago by hemcHow-tos10 comments – viewed 35,688 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

How to use the official Yii installer for Composer (**DEPRECATED**)

Created 3 years ago by br0skHow-tos9 comments – viewed 35,456 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
This wiki shall be considered deprecated since the Yii installer for composer has been discontinued.