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Creating and updating model and its related models in one form, inc. image

Created 2 years ago by BoazHow-tos10 comments – viewed 51,272 times – ( +5 / -3 ) – version 1.1
We start slowly and simple...

Local time zones and locales

Created 3 years ago by Russell EnglandHow-tos9 comments – viewed 50,915 times – ( +14 / -2 ) – version 1.1
Following on from international dates, I also wanted times in the local timezone and format. This was a little more tricky but I think I've got a solution. This is only really appropriate if you have an international app.

How to create front and admin side login form

Created 2 years ago by vibhaJadwaniHow-tos7 comments – viewed 50,462 times – ( +6 ) – version 1.1
In this WIKI you can learn how to create front and admin login form, using database.

Using standard filters in CGridView custom fields

Created 3 years ago by GOshaHow-tos4 comments – viewed 50,386 times – ( +17 ) – version 1.1
In this article I'll try to explain how to use standard quick search fields in CGridView with customized columns.For example: We have a record in a database with field switch having 0 or 1 values. After that we want a user to see on or off instead 1 or 0. So we do the usual thing:

Model password confirmation field.

Created 2 years ago by twisted1919How-tos10 comments – viewed 49,665 times – ( +11 / -1 ) – version 1.1
I had some troubles with the password confirmation field for when adding updating user records, so i thought that i should share the way i got it working.

jQuery UI Datepicker

Created about a year ago by softarkHow-tos11 comments – viewed 49,258 times – ( +12 ) – version 1.1
We all love the convenient gadget, namely jQuery UI Datepicker as an input element for date. Yii supports it as CJuiDatePicker. Let's see how to use it.

How to log and debug variables using CWebLogRoute

Created 3 years ago by Antonio RamirezHow-tos7 comments – viewed 48,552 times – ( +18 ) – version 1.1
I have seen a couple of articles about how to integrate external libraries to debug our PHP code (i.e. firePHP) but after you read this article you will realize that there is no need for such libraries when using Yii.
tags: Logging

Using filters with CGridView and CArrayDataProvider

Created 3 years ago by marcovtwoutHow-tos30 comments – viewed 47,818 times – ( +21 ) – version 1.1
Using filters on CGridView with CActiveDataProvider is easy, but with CArrayDataProvider it is a bit tricky.

How to translate and do the translations the easy way

Created 3 years ago by Roman SolomatinHow-tos3 comments – viewed 46,113 times – ( +27 / -2 ) – version 1.1
I wanted to keep all the I18N related translations in separate files, so that I would not need to modify the view files or the model files every time I need to update or fix the translations of application's source language.
tags: i18n

Displaying image in a CGridView column.

Created 2 years ago by sirin kHow-tos5 comments – viewed 45,774 times – ( +13 / -1 ) – version 1.1
This is a simple example of how we can display images in CGridviews.Imagine that you have an image field in your table ie either a location field or a blob type field used to store the images.
tags: CGridView, image