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UUID instead of an auto-increment integer for ID with Active Record

Created 17 days ago by grigori, updated 17 days ago by samdark.

bad design of Active Record.

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Yii v2 snippet guide

Created 2 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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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Change default date format in Oracle

Created 2 months ago by lenovo, updated 2 months ago by samdark.

Default date format in Oracle is DD-MON-RR (25-JAN-18). With that output, we can't using date formatting.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Tags: database

Move sources to src

Created 3 months ago by samdark, updated 3 months ago by samdark.

Yii 3 and many Yii 2 package sources are contained within src directory which is convenient since you have less directories to check.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Nested Set with Yii2

Created 8 months ago by sangprabo, updated 8 months ago by sangprabo.

The nested set behaviour is an approach to store hierarchical data in relational databases. For example, if we have many categories for our product or items. One category can be a "parent" for other categories, means that one category consists of more than one category. The model can be drawn using a "tree" model. There are other approaches available but what we will learn in this article is speci...

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Category: Tutorials

Events registration examples

Created 9 months ago by minitia, updated 9 months ago by minitia.

Register an event handler at Object-Level

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Tags: events, yii2

Batch Gridview data ajax send splitted in chunks displaying bootstrap Progress bar

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

The scenario in which this wiki can be useful is when you have to send an (huge) array of model ids and perform a time consuming computation with it like linking every model to other models. The idea is to split the array into smaller arrays and perform sequential ajax requests, showing the calculation progress using a [Bootstrap Progress bar](https://www.yiiframework.com/extension/yiisoft/yii2-bo...

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Using multiple models in an identity

Created a year ago by samdark, updated 10 months 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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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Update and Delete buttons on Breadcrumb

Created a year ago by Daniel.

The definition of breadcrumbs according to its documentation is as follow: Breadcrumbs displays a list of links indicating the position of the current page in the whole site hierarchy.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

When to use Active Record

Created a year ago by samdark.

When to use Active Record is a common question among developers, Yii and overall.

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Version: all
Category: FAQs

Getting information from the current locale

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

Yii 2.0 comes with a formatter component to format dates, numbers, and other values for international users according to their locale. This is very useful for displaying data. When working with incoming data or when using enhanced input methods like the [MaskedInput widget](https://www.yiiframework.com/doc/api/2.0/yii-widgets-maskedinp...

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

How to organize Design "things" in Yii 2 (themes and layout)

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

Sometimes the App needs a nicer look & feel, so its necessary to organize the assets for this and Yii can help a lot to make it easy. In this article I provide tips for handling multiple "Designs". I use these three features:

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

An alternative way to ElasticSearch

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

This article is for those who have dealt with the complexity of Elasticsearch or any other indexing machines and are looking for an easier way to index the existing database without additional effort.

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Version: all
Category: How-tos

Pjax GridView: refresh page after delete

Created a year ago by hehbhehb, updated a year ago by CeBe.

Normally, after clicking the delete button in gridview, the record will be deleted and the page will refresh, but the page number in query string is lost. This is not always the case we expect.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Configuring PhpStorm IDE for Yii 2

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

There are a few settings and plugins that can enhance the development experience with Yii in PHPStorm or IntelliJ IDEA. This article explains how to get the most out of your IDE.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

How to login from different tables in Yii2

Created a year ago by AndroideLP, updated 2 months ago by AndroideLP.

The Problem: Yii2 utilizes by default UserIdentity configured in config/web.php for connection, this object appy one table to authentication ('identityClass' => 'app\painel\models\User'). How to authentication from diferent tables? Solution: Create instances in web.php to uses UserIdentify. eg:

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Use non Gmail/Gsuite on Gcloud projects

Created a year ago by Luis Armando, updated a year ago by Maurizio Domba Cerin.

Small companies and startups use cheap email services or even Cpanel's mail services which are less secure and compete directly with bigger email providers like Microsoft with Outlook and Google with Gmail. This creates a problem when you try to use their services to send/receive emails from this cheap services. <img width="750" src="https://static.techspot.com/fileshost/newspics3/2017/google-clo...

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Yii2 RESTful API with OAuth 2.0

Created 2 years ago by sirin k, updated a year ago by sirin k.

https://cdn.pbrd.co/images/GMN5ROs.jpg

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

How to get SEO friendly URL using Model and new getUrl() function

Created 2 years ago by shiv, updated 2 years ago by shiv.

We all need SEO friendly URLs for our projects. its not always good to call route with params so we can generalise it for all models using a common function.

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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