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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

YII2 : simple language Switcher Widget

Created 5 years ago by phunsanit, updated 5 years ago by phunsanit.
  1. create file common\components\languageSwitcher.php
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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

A Single Page with a List and a Detail

Created 4 years ago by softark, updated 4 years ago by Patrick Jones.

The CRUD generator of Gii has done a wonderful job for you, and you already have a list of items in the "index" page and a detailed view of a specified item in the "view" page.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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
Category: How-tos

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

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

Boost composer-asset-plugin update speed

Created 4 years ago by schmunk, updated 4 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

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

MongoDb's embedded documents mapping for ActiveRecord in Yii2

Created 6 years ago by edoardo849, updated 6 years ago by CeBe.

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

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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

Installare Yii 2.0.* usando XAMPP su Windows in versione portabile

Created 6 years ago by realtebo, updated 5 years ago by realtebo.

Personalmente trovo che la versione "portable" sia molto più semplice da aggiornare, ed io tengo sempre costantemente aggiornato TUTTO il parco software relativo al mio webserver.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

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

Automatic Parameter Binding to POST vars in Yii2

Created 6 years ago by aarondfrancis, updated 6 years ago by YiiJeka.

I wrote about this on my blog, but wanted to post it here too.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

Cómo enviar emails usando SMTP

Created 6 years ago by robregonm, updated 6 years ago by robregonm.
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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos

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

Nested Set with Yii2

Created a year ago by sangprabo, updated a year 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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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials

Role Management

Created 5 years ago by Dency G B, updated 5 years ago by Dency G B.

Implementing a role based access control is a very easy process and you can even load your roles from the database if you want.

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

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

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

Simple revealing and hiding the password in the password field

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

There are numerous usability problems:

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos