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Load data from internal/external source to fill form fields

Updated 4 days ago by skwordenHow-tos3 comments – viewed 974 times – ( +1 ) – version 2.0
This wiki is to show you how to use jQuery get and JSON to get data from a dropdown/any form field and fill form fields with the values instantaneously. First, I'll give example use cases of what I'm going to teach you so you can quickly see if this is for you.

Date Picker by examples

Updated 6 days ago by Alfa AdhityaHow-tos6 comments – viewed 60,321 times – ( +10 / -2 ) – version 1.1
CJuiDatePicker displays a datepicker. CJuiDatePicker encapsulates the JUI datepicker plugin.

[Guide] How to actually separate Frontend (User) and Backend (Admin) on Yii2 Advanced

Updated 14 days ago by samdarkHow-tos1 comment – viewed 2,226 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 2.0
I am writing this guide because I struggled to find a resource that included ALL of the necessary steps to completely separate the frontend from the backend. After reading guides like Configuring different sessions for backend and frontend in yii-advanced-app and yii2 configuring different sessions for backend and frontend in yii advanced application template, there are still steps missing. It is funny how the 2nd one says it is an extension of the first one's article. So I guess, my wiki guide here is yet a 3rd and more complete extension of both of them. I also found a few StackOverflow questions and blog posts regarding this topic. None of them fully worked, and must be missing some magic sauce!

Before Query Example : Soft Delete

Updated 16 days ago by moo.tensaiHow-tos2 comments – viewed 1,700 times – version 2.0
This is how i do before query on Yii 2.0

Render Form in popup via AJAX (Create and Update) with ajax validation & Also load any page via ajax Yii 2.0 (2.3)

Updated 18 days ago by skwordenHow-tos2 comments – viewed 4,488 times – ( +9 ) – version 2.0
There are a few issues with the other solutions I originally used that I found from other wikis. I address the issues I had in this much simpler and shorter way. I am also going to explain what is going into way more detail than others to help people understand what's going on.

Multiple CGridView virtual attributes, retrieved from a single model function. Also communication between CGridView columns and rows; and between CGridView and its own parent view.

Updated 21 days ago by Gerhard LiebenbergHow-tos3 comments – viewed 2,326 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
We probably have all used a virtual attribute (model function) to retrieve complex or related data for a CGridView column:

Single PHP entry point with Nginx

Updated 24 days ago by MadAndHow-tos0 comments – viewed 1,548 times – ( +1 ) – version all
In this article I will show you how to slightly increase application security, by exploiting the fact that Yii implements the Front Controller Pattern.

yii2-app-advanced on single domain (Apache, Nginx)

Updated 25 days ago by MadAndHow-tos3 comments – viewed 3,730 times – ( +5 ) – version 2.0
If you develop rather complex applications with Yii2, you might already be familiar with yii2-app-advanced application template. Well, the template is awesome and provides high flexibility regarding code/configuration sharing among parts of an application.

How to create yii2 extension and push to github and register into packagist to allow end user install from composer

Updated 25 days ago by Scott_HuangHow-tos0 comments – viewed 1,939 times – ( +1 ) – version 2.0
1. Create Extension in yii2.

Relation scope to test existence of related records ("EXISTS")

Updated 29 days ago by le_topHow-tos0 comments – viewed 2,045 times – ( +1 ) – version 1.1
When one needs to select a record in a table that do not have related records through a relation, it is generally suggested to use a subquery. Personnaly, I prefer a high level approach, and I have a method to do it with scopes.