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pass variables or content block from view file to layout file

Created 4 years ago by yiqing95How-tos0 comments – viewed 21,531 times – ( +2 / -1 ) – version 1.1
If you use yiic to generate webApplication there will be a layout folder under the protected/views/, and the Controller class under protected/components which will use by default these layouts files.

CGridView and AjaxForm Connect

Created 6 years ago by PinkBrainPlanHow-tos2 comments – viewed 21,370 times – ( +1 / -1 ) – version 1.1
As I'm new to the framework (2 weeks) - I tried to build a functionallity I already use a lot in my old framework (PRADO). This means combining a GridView with a form. And this in one page, what allows you to select a record from the grid and view the values in the same page without jumping to a new page.
tags: Ajax, Form, CGridView

Simple example for language translation

Created 3 years ago by RKAHow-tos2 comments – viewed 21,316 times – ( +1 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Language translation is a common requirement in multi lingual sites. In Yii, we can translate using message and view translation.
tags: yii, i18n

i18n All-in-one format and timezone conversions for date, time, timestamp and datetime.

Created 3 years ago by Gerhard LiebenbergHow-tos3 comments – viewed 21,250 times – ( +8 / -2 ) – version 1.1
Countries sometimes change their laws pertaining to time zones and daylight saving times. This means that GMT+2 can be a different local time this August compared to last August! It could even be a different date!

Multilanguage and SEO friendly

Created 3 years ago by InterboyHow-tos1 comment – viewed 21,208 times – ( +5 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In your application configuration (protected/config/main.php), set the sourceLanguage parameter to English:

How to hide index.php on Microsoft Windows Server with IIS7

Created 4 years ago by GiulianoHow-tos2 comments – viewed 21,171 times – ( +10 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I've seen lot of people struggling in finding a way to hide the script name when installing their Yii Application. In an Apache environment everything is well documented in this wiki article, but for those who are running their app on a Windows Server machine there are no hints.

HOW TO: Use token based authentication

Created 3 years ago by le_topHow-tos2 comments – viewed 20,599 times – ( +5 / -1 ) – version 1.1
After reading the other wiki article regarding token based access, I thought that it might be interesting to share my method.

Popup AJAX DialogBox without any extension

Created 4 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos4 comments – viewed 20,517 times – ( +8 / -2 ) – version 1.1
In this wiki I explain how to show a default popup dialogbox (like Gii does) using an existing module.

Load the Yii-Bootstrap Extension on Specific Actions

Created 4 years ago by chuntleyHow-tos5 comments – viewed 20,482 times – ( +10 / -1 ) – version 1.1
A big problem I've hit with the Yii-Bootstrap extension is that all AJAX requests are initializing Bootstrap because of preload. This is a huge waste of resources, especially when using AJAX-based file uploaders that split the file into chunks. Large file uploads using that method could be initializing bootstrap hundreds of times.
tags: bootstrap, filter

Update a part of content using AJAX when select a GridView row

Created 3 years ago by Kostas Apazidis (KonApaz)How-tos2 comments – viewed 19,742 times – ( +4 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Suppose you want to refresh a form or any content when a single row of CGridView is selected