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Creating a Dependent Dropdown From Scratch in Yii2

Created 6 years ago by ThePr0f3550r, updated 3 years ago by alrazi.

I have read http://www.yiiframework.com/wiki/24/creating-a-dependent-dropdown/ (Dependen Dropdown Yii1), but I can't implement it in Yii2 because Yii2 does not have built-in AJAX functionality hem.. I searched about it and came across this post

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Nested inline active fields inside Bootstrap horizontal forms

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

Are you using the Bootstrap 3 form styles with Yii 2 Active Forms? Have you faced problems in displaying complex layouts which needs you to display multiple inline form fields in a single row, within bootstrap horizontal forms. Then read on.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

How to use yii2-authclient to communicate with Twitter using Single Access Token

Created 6 years ago by Antonio Ramirez, updated 6 years ago by Antonio Ramirez.

It is quite simple, but I am sure this small tutorial will help more than one of you out there :)

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 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
Category: How-tos

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

Created 6 years ago by thiagoc7, updated 6 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

Relational data fields display and edit with the yii2-detail-view extension

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

If you have read this wiki you would be aware of the yii2-detail-view extension and how it offers you an easy way to EDIT and VIEW your model data, toggle these modes, and other features. You can [read the extension documentation](http://demos....

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

using 'whenClient' for complex client side validation

Created 6 years ago by thiagoc7, updated 6 years ago by thiagoc7.

You have a 'Category' model with Id, Name and Visibility (boolean, where 0 = Public, and 1 = Private).

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 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

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

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 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

Yii2 and Pdf files with Mpdf

Created 6 years ago by CTala, updated 6 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
Category: How-tos

Using the yii2-datecontrol extension along with yii2-detail-view widget

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

The yii2-datecontrol extension allows you to control separate date formats for display and saving for form inputs.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Editing, Deleting, and Viewing model data with the yii2-detail-view extension

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

The yii2-detail-view extension offers you an easy way to EDIT and VIEW your model data, toggle these modes, and adds other features. You can read the extension documentation and/or view a demo of this extension, to understand usage.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Configuring different sessions for backend and frontend in Yii advanced app

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 5 years ago by Kartik V.

Your need: You require that for shared machines, the user is authenticated again for a backend access again, if someone is logged in from frontend and vice versa.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Save and Display Date/Time Fields in different formats in Yii2

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

You would find having such a need in most Yii Projects. Your database needs a specific format to store date fields, while you may want to display it in different formats to the users on forms and other views.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Filter & Sort by Summary Data in GridView Yii 2.0

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

This wiki explains how to add summary data from related models into your Yii Framework 2.0 gridview with filtering and sorting by the summary columns.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Displaying uploaded file from DB for update with FileInput widget

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

This is for folks who are using \kartik\widgets\FileInput to upload files from your client. How do you display an image for update after you have uploaded it to the server using the widget?

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Managing a star rating with the StarRating widget in Yii 2

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

In Yii 1.x, there was a built in widget CStarRating based on the jquery star rating plugin. There exists no prebuilt solution in Yii2, however the same concepts can be extended using any jquery plugin.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Managing your nested dropdown dependency with DepDrop widget

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

If you are coming over to Yii 2 from Yii 1.x, you may have already read this useful wiki for creating dependent dropdowns. You can use a similar approach in Yii 2 to do the same. But if you are looking at a prebuilt solution that helps you manage it easier, read along.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Using your own forked version of extensions with composer

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 5 years ago by Kartik V.

So you want to use a fork of any existing vendor extension with your Yii 2 install and use the fork, instead of original source. This does not need you to push any update or register your package on packagist.org. You are recommended to follow the approach below:

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Install specific Yii2 vendor extension & dependency without updating other packages.

Created 6 years ago by Kartik V, updated 6 years ago by Kartik V.

The tips here are for advanced usages of composer and its assumed you have read about using composer and have a knowledge of your vendor packages to be updated. Let's consider, you want to update only one specific yii2 vendor library, without updating all the other extension packages?

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips