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make chart from custome queries using amcharts widget

Updated 3 years ago by trondHow-tos0 comments – viewed 4,415 times – ( +2 )
Use this code in your view,make sure to put EAmChartWidget in your extension folder. here is the url of widget


Updated 3 years ago by ezekielnoobHow-tos6 comments – viewed 12,404 times – ( +5 / -1 )
Right now we can use widgets + action provider like in this tutorial: How to use a Widget as an Action Provider

model rules depended by user roles-permissions

Updated 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos0 comments – viewed 9,511 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 16,729 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.

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

Updated 3 years ago by br0skHow-tos9 comments – viewed 37,881 times – ( +3 ) – version 1.1
This wiki shall be considered deprecated since the Yii installer for composer has been discontinued.

Turn Web HTML Into Newsletter

Updated 3 years ago by yasenHow-tos1 comment – viewed 10,592 times – ( +8 ) – version 1.1
These newsletters have always been hard to create as regular web HTML is not properly read by web email interfaces and email clients. I thought that the simplest solution would be to use a web page that would serve as a web version of the newsletter and turn it somehow into newsletter HTML.

Changing Controllers Name

Updated 3 years ago by TrejderHow-tos0 comments – viewed 15,630 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
This very short how-to presents steps required to change controller name. It is oriented for less experienced users, which are starting their journey with Yii, to avoid common newbie pitfalls.

Simple authorization system

Updated 3 years ago by GustavoHow-tos1 comment – viewed 33,445 times – ( +16 ) – version 1.1
How to create a simple (non-RBAC) authorization system

How to set up Unicode

Updated 3 years ago by Roman SolomatinHow-tos10 comments – viewed 89,399 times – ( +19 ) – version 1.1
To fix issues with display of special language characters once and for all there's a solution: use Unicode UTF-8 everywhere. If everything is set up to use Unicode, you can use mostly every language in your application.
tags: i18n, unicode