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Override/Eliminate Bootstrap CSS/JS for Yii 2.0 widgets

Created 2 years ago by Kartik VHow-tos2 comments – viewed 26,904 times – ( +38 / -4 ) – version 2.0
In Yii 2.0, the yii widgets that use Twitter Bootstrap CSS & JS directly, are part of the yii2-bootstrap extension, starting with yii/bootstrap namespace. For customizing bootstrap extension specific widget assets, you could configure your own assets (CSS/JS) using the new Yii Asset Manager in your Yii Config file. Something like:

How to use YiiBooster Bootstrap Gallery

Created 3 years ago by Antonio RamirezHow-tos4 comments – viewed 26,763 times – ( +4 ) – version 1.1
Since version 1.0.4, Yii developers can make use of the image gallery provided by Sebastian Tshan, a great javascript developer that has created some true gems like the jquery file upload plugin.

Using a CDbDataReader (sql query result) in a zii widget (such as CGridView or CListView)

Created 5 years ago by Revelis Luc BonninHow-tos2 comments – viewed 26,692 times – ( +9 / -1 ) – version 1.1
If in your application you have to proceed to a complex SQL query that is not associated to a model, you will use CDbDataReader like it is described in the Yii documentation. An example could be

Dynamic Sidebar using CClipWidget

Created 5 years ago by SheldmanduHow-tos5 comments – viewed 26,649 times – ( +21 ) – version 1.1
Most applications will have one or two sidebars and often you want to control the content that should appear in the sidebar based on the action. For example you will want to show something different on the homepage as opposed to some view page. While achieving this you generally also want to avoid putting the layout into each view, as that would mean if you wanted to change the layout (e.g. put the sidebar on the left instead of the right or do some funky layout which requires an additional div tag to be added) you'd have to go through every view, which does not achieve good code re-use. It is also bad practice to have lots of if statements in column2 layout just so that you can generate the sidebar correctly.

how to make a dynamic progress bar to show the percentage or status

Created 3 years ago by hehbhehbHow-tos1 comment – viewed 26,606 times – ( +5 ) – version 1.1
Yii have a CJuiProgressBar, but it is static. If we want a dynamic progress bar to show the percentage or status, we have to do more things. I make it successfully and am glad to share it with you.

CGridView keep state of page and sort.

Created 4 years ago by DanielHow-tos5 comments – viewed 26,538 times – ( +6 ) – version 1.1
Remember-filters-gridview is one of the must-use extension on all of my project. However, it lacks of storing the page and sort variables of the grid view.

Include Yii framework in a Joomla module

Created 5 years ago by zaccariaHow-tos8 comments – viewed 26,252 times – ( +8 / -2 ) – version 1.1
Delploying anything using joomla's framework is quite difficult. The framework don't provide a good MVC structure and the documentation is very poor.

Yii User and Rights Implementation

Created 3 years ago by Rajith RHow-tos12 comments – viewed 25,787 times – ( +7 / -7 ) – version 1.1
implementing some features of yii user and rights.

Using loginRequiredAjaxResponse to solve ajax session timeout

Created 4 years ago by RutgerHow-tos3 comments – viewed 25,434 times – ( +13 ) – version 1.1
This solution requires Yii 1.1.9 or above

simple CSV export

Created 3 years ago by bluyellHow-tos6 comments – viewed 25,343 times – ( +4 / -1 ) – version 1.1
tags: csv, excel, export