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Displaying, Sorting and Filtering Model Relations on a GridView

Created 5 years ago by Antonio Ramirez, updated 5 years ago by Antonio Ramirez.

One of the things you will find tricky to implement is the the sorting and filtering of a GridView's column that displays related model data.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Adding Yii Search to Your Browser Search Box

Created 8 years ago by qiang, updated a year ago by CeBe.

The official Yii project site now supports OpenSearch. This means you can customize your browser's search box to enable direct search of the content in yiiframework.com. For example, by entering a Yii class name in the browser's search box, the corresponding class API page will be shown in the browser.

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Version: all
Category: Tips

How to learn Yii?!

Created 7 years ago by yJeroen, updated a year ago by CeBe.

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.

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Version: all
Category: Tutorials

Render Form in popup via AJAX (Create and Update) with ajax validation & Also load any page via ajax Yii 2.0 (2.3)

Created 4 years ago by skworden, updated a year ago by Yii3.

There are a few issues with the other solutions I originally used that I found from other wikis. I address the issues I had in this much simpler and shorter way. I am also going to explain what is going into way more detail than others to help people understand what's going on.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Show raw SQL query

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

Here's a quick tip to dump the SQL for query.

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Version: 2.0
Category: FAQs

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

Write & use a custom Component in Yii2.0

Created 5 years ago by sirin k, updated 2 years ago by Maurizio Domba Cerin.

This is a simple example in Yii2.0 to understand how you can write a custom component and use it inside your app.(basic template)

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Drills : Search by a HAS_MANY relation in Yii 2.0

Created 4 years ago by softark, updated a year ago by softark.

This article tries to describe the practical techniques of searching by a HAS_MANY relation using ActiveRecord of Yii 2.0.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
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Version: all
Category: Others

How to use GridView with AJAX

Created 5 years ago by Antonio Ramirez, updated a year ago by CeBe.

With the adoption of PJax on Yii2 things  have change quite a bit with GridView when it comes to work with them in AJAX mode. It will probably be confusing at the beginning, but then you will soon realize how powerful the new approach is.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Tags: pjax, widget, yii2

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

YII2: Create console commands inside a module or extension

Created 4 years ago by MetaCrawler, updated a year ago by Luis Armando.

Here is a small guide how to get console commands running inside modules & extensions. For this guide I used a fresh yii2 basic application template.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Tutorial about How to Integrate Yii2 with fantastic theme AdminLTE

Created 5 years ago by ThePr0f3550r, updated 4 years ago by YiiJeka.

Yii2 comes with a charming twitter bootstrap version 3. But if it is less, then you can integrate with web templates that you like. One example is wonderfull template "adminLTE"

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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

Created 10 months ago by toaster, updated 10 months 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

How to hide /frontend/web in url addresses on apache

Created 5 years ago by raminious, updated 4 years ago by jim..

There is an issue on Yii2 to redirecting / urls to /frontend/web.
In other words we need a way to hidden /frontend/web from addresses.
We will do this without changing Apache configuration and creating virtual host or setting document root (It's good for share hostings that we have not access to apache.conf)

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Move sources to src

Created a month ago by samdark, updated a month 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

Pjax on ActiveForm and GridView - Yii2

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

Here is a example on how to use Pjax with GridView (yii\grid\GridView) and ActiveForm (yii\widgets\ActiveForm) widgets in Yii2.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Use kartik Growl with Yii2 flash messages

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

This is to show you how to use Yii2 flash messages with Kartik Growl (bootstrap notify wrapper).

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips

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

Created 3 years ago by Wade Shuler, updated 6 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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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos