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How to learn Yii?!

Created 5 years ago by yJeroenTutorials6 comments – viewed 86,402 times – ( +25 / -1 ) – version all
Here is a step by step To-Do list for Yii beginners. The list is an advice of what tutorials and documentation you can walk through to get a full understanding of the Yii Framework. These can be a help to learn Yii.

How to implement multiple page layouts in an application

Created 8 years ago by qiangTutorials2 comments – viewed 106,086 times – ( +24 / -1 ) – version 1.1
In this tutorial, we describe how to implement multiple layouts for action views in an application. As an example, we assume that the pages in our application will use three different layouts:
tags: layout

Use crypt() for password storage

Created 4 years ago by fsbTutorials16 comments – viewed 96,280 times – ( +24 / -1 ) – version 1.1
Update: This wiki has been rewritten to be in line with Yii 1.1.14. Since many of the detailed complexities are now handled by Yii, the article focuses on how the crypt() built-in function works and why it's important to use it correctly.

CJuiDialog and AjaxSubmitButton

Created 7 years ago by tydeas_drTutorials22 comments – viewed 103,174 times – ( +37 / -3 ) – version 1.1
Hello ppl. Even though i have a small experience with yii I though of writing this to help people which want to do something similar.
tags: AJAX

Setting and maintaining the language in Application (i18n)

Created 8 years ago by olafureTutorials12 comments – viewed 104,493 times – ( +23 / -1 ) – version 1.1
As seen in this post, Yii doesn't enforce how language is set and maintained within the session.
tags: i18n, translation

Impersonate Users within Yii Framework

Created 6 years ago by WoilTutorials6 comments – viewed 17,363 times – ( +22 / -1 ) – version 1.1
For some applications it can be advantageous for administration reasons to allow site administrators to login as other users. This is sometimes called user impersonation or "becoming that user".

CGridView: Use special variable $data in the htmlOptions of a column (i.e. evaluate htmlOptions attribute)

Created 5 years ago by c@cbaTutorials3 comments – viewed 63,850 times – ( +28 / -2 ) – version 1.1
    For each column of the CGridView, we can specify name, value, htmlOptions, cssClassExpression etc. In the declarations of the attributes value and cssClassExpression we can use the "special" variable $data, for example like this: 'value'=>'$data->author->username',.     Now we might want to use $data in the declaration of the htmlOptions attribute, which is normally not possible, to generate for example the tag <td id="3" class="name_3">, where 3 is the id of the data model for the current row, i.e. $data->id. That is, we want to be able to use: 'htmlOptions'=>array('id'=>'$data->id', 'class'=>'"name_{$data->id}"')     Here's a way to accomplish this...

Dynamic parent and child CGridView on single view. Using $.ajax to update child gridview via controller, after row in parent gridview was clicked.

Created 5 years ago by Gerhard LiebenbergTutorials20 comments – viewed 92,668 times – ( +28 / -2 ) – version 1.1
This wiki is a step-by-step example explaining how the controller, model and the view's CGridView work together. It explains simple things - as well as more complex things that you will anyway quickly have to know. So, even if you don't use dynamic gridviews, take a morning off and thoroughly work through this tutorial. It should save you lots of struggling.

Implementing a User Level Access System

Created 6 years ago by Antonio RamirezTutorials12 comments – viewed 53,409 times – ( +28 / -2 ) – version 1.1
I would like to provide you a quick tip on how to implement user level access to your Yii applications.

Display an AJAX tree from your DB using CTreeView

Created 7 years ago by François GannazTutorials10 comments – viewed 57,598 times – ( +21 / -1 ) – version 1.1
This example uses a MySQL DB with a table named tree with the fields id, name, and parent_id. The parent_id will be NULL for root elements. The SQL is kept simple (no autoinc, no FK, etc).
tags: AJAX, CTreeView