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Using multiple models in an identity

Created a year ago by samdark, updated a year ago by samdark.

Let's assume we have two models: Customer and Supplier and we want both to log in. Yii is quite flexible when it comes to authentication and authorization so it's possible.

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MongoDb's embedded documents mapping for ActiveRecord in Yii2

Created 5 years ago by edoardo849, updated 5 years ago by CeBe.

suppose to have in Mongo a collection "user" like:

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Model validation for field ranges using yii2-field-range extension

Created 5 years ago by Kartik V, updated 5 years ago by Kartik V.

The yii2-field-range extension enables you to easily setup ActiveField range fields with Bootstrap styling. You basically can setup two attributes joined together like a single field with combined validation error block.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

Boost composer-asset-plugin update speed

Created 3 years ago by schmunk, updated 3 years ago by samdark.

If you're using a lot of bower and npm assets with Yii 2.0 you might encounter long running composer update tasks.

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Book Has Author - Many to Many relations using Kartik\Select2

Created 5 years ago by thiagoc7, updated 5 years ago by thiagoc7.

I could make this work following same useful tips from this post.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Key web server settings after installing a fresh Yii 2 basic or advanced app

Created 5 years ago by Kartik V, updated 5 years ago by Kartik V.

So, you have installed a brand new Yii 2 app (basic) or (advanced). Here are a few tips for Apache web server users to get things running more secure and better with your yii2 app.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

Moving the vendor directory for multiple projects

Created 5 years ago by mariosimaremare, updated 5 years ago by mariosimaremare.

This How-To is useful if you are planning to move the Yii vendor directory outside the default location.

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Version: 2.0
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YII2 : simple language Switcher Widget

Created 4 years ago by phunsanit, updated 4 years ago by phunsanit.
  1. create file common\components\languageSwitcher.php
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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Yii2: How to create/develop a new extension using Composer locally without version control or Git

Created 3 years ago by Wade Shuler, updated 11 months ago by jwerner.

Using a version control system, like Git, is nice. However, when building an extension from scratch and loading it via Composer, it adds a lot of pain in the butt steps. You have to commit your changes, update composer to pull them over, then notice there is an error, fix, commit, update. repeat.. I don't want all my baby steps under Git. Sure, I could edit my commit history, but c'mon. Just let m...

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Working with relational removals by yii2

Created 3 years ago by AndroideLP, updated 2 years ago by Jairus Martin.

This tutorial shows you how to safely remove records between relationships.

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Yii2 and Pdf files with Mpdf

Created 5 years ago by CTala, updated 5 years ago by CTala.

I am still new to composer and packagist, so I want to share how I am creating the pdf files because for me was not as simple as it should be.

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Version: 2.0
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How to make UrlManager createAbsoluteUrl work with sub-domains

Created 2 years ago by Wade Shuler, updated a year ago by CeBe.

Upon creating my Yii2 Members System, I have ran into a few snags along the way that forced me to extend and bend Yii2 to my will.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Yii2 Report Grid

Created 2 years ago by Chris Backhouse, updated a year ago by Chris Backhouse.

There are some very advanced grids in the Yii2 community, specifically Kartik's amazing gridview extensions but they all designed for interactive screen use.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

Yii v2 snippet guide

Created 5 months ago by rackycz, updated a month ago by rackycz.

Please note, that this article will be updated regularly as I have more and more snippets so come back in a few weeks

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Load data from internal/external source to fill form fields

Created 4 years ago by skworden, updated 4 years ago by skworden.

This wiki is to show you how to use jQuery get and JSON to get data from a dropdown/any form field and fill form fields with the values instantaneously. First, I'll give example use cases of what I'm going to teach you so you can quickly see if this is for you.

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Managing different Bootstrap form layouts with yii2-field-range extension.

Created 5 years ago by Kartik V, updated 5 years ago by Kartik V.

This wiki will explain how you can use the Field range extension with multiple Bootstrap form layouts (vertical or horizontal). You maybe aware, that the yii2-field-range extension enables you to easily setup ActiveField range fields with Bootstrap styling. You basically can setup two attributes joined together like a single field with combined validation error block.

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Version: 2.0
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Upload files in Yii2 with MongoDb and GridFs

Created 6 years ago by edoardo849, updated 16 days ago by pceuropa.

Uploading files in a webapp can be extremely tricky and sometimes the quickest way to do it is to store the file directly in the webserver or into a DNS (like Amazon S3) and then to save the link and the metadata inside a table in the DB. The thing is that you'll have to deal with file permissions, server storage, file management and so on (which is perfectly fine, by the way).

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Use minified version of JqueryAsset, BootstrapAsset (and all default assets)

Created 5 years ago by robregonm, updated 5 years ago by robregonm.

By default, Yii 2.0 chooses to use the non-minified version of Jquery and Bootstrap files (CSS and JS). However, there's a simple way to indicate Yii to use the minified version.

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How to install Yii 2 advanced on a shared hosting environment

Created 4 years ago by oligalma, updated 7 months ago by oligalma.

I've read many comments that it's not possible to install Yii 2 advanced on a shared hosting environment, as it has two webroots. This is partially true.

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Version: 2.0
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