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Created 5 years ago by le_top, updated 3 years ago by le_top.

Profiling using XDebug

A short explication on how to extract profile information for PHP on your server using XDebug and KCacheGrind or WinCacheGrind.

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Category: How-tos
Created 4 years ago by evercode, updated 4 years ago by evercode.

RBAC Super Simple with Admin and User

One of the common requests I see in the forum is how to implement RBAC. While you can implement Yii 2's built-in RBAC, that might be too much for developers who are just starting with Yii 2 or have simpler needs. Sometimes you are looking for a fast solution and just want two flavors, user and admin. And even if you will eventually need more, you can use these methods as a starting point for devel...

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
Created 4 years ago by Kartik V, updated 4 years ago by Kartik V.

Yii 2 list of path aliases available with default basic and advanced app.

If you are coming over from Yii 1.x to Yii 2, and already read this guide, you may note that namespaces are very important in Yii 2 to identify classes. But do you know the list of seeded path aliases that come shipped with a basic or advanced app? Here is my attempt to list them.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tips
Created 4 years ago by mariosimaremare, updated 4 years ago by mariosimaremare.

Moving the vendor directory for multiple projects

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

Running applications with Docker

When building PHP web applications you usually have to take care about defining and providing a consistent development and production environment for your team. This includes your application packages, PHP-extensions, database servers and often further components such as a mail server or workers.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
Created 3 years ago by MadAnd, updated 3 years ago by MadAnd.

Single PHP entry point with Nginx

In this article I will show you how to slightly increase application security, by exploiting the fact that Yii implements the Front Controller Pattern.

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Created 3 years ago by softark, updated 2 years ago by softark.

Relational Query - Lazy Loadnig and Eager Loading in Yii 2.0

It's well known that there are Lazy Loading approach and Eager Loading approach in the relational query. But it's very important to know how the Eager Loading approach works in Yii 2. It has changed drastically from that of Yii 1.1, and there are common misunderstandings about it in the community.

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
Created 4 years ago by Kartik V, updated 4 years ago by Kartik V.

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

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
Created 4 years ago by sirin k, updated a year ago by Maurizio Domba Cerin.

Building a REST API in Yii2.0

This is wiki page is useful if you are trying to build a customized REST API in Yii2.0

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
Created 5 years ago by Boaz, updated 4 years ago by Boaz.

Integrating ZF2 into Yii - use case demonstrated

I needed to use a class from ZF2 in my Yii project. I've read probably all there is about this subject and still I needed lots of trial & errors to get it working, probably due to my lack of experience working with namepsaces and ZF2 in general. Also, the resources on the web are all partial, at best. Most simply refer to ZF1 where things are technically different. When I got it all working I de...

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Created 2 years ago by Sherin Jose, updated 2 years ago by Sherin Jose.

Installation guide: Yii-2 advanced template with RBAC system

Welcome, all of you !

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Version: 2.0
Category: Tutorials
Tags: install, rbac, yii2
Created 5 months ago by samdark, updated a month ago by samdark.

Using multiple models in an identity

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

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

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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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Created 2 years ago by Wade Shuler, updated 8 hours ago by jwerner.

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

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
Created 11 months ago by AndroideLP, updated 11 months ago by samdark.

How to login from different tables in Yii2

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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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Created 10 months ago by hehbhehb, updated 7 months ago by CeBe.

Pjax GridView: refresh page after delete

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

How to send emails using SMTP

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Created 4 years ago by Kartik V, updated 4 years ago by Kartik V.

Nested inline active fields inside Bootstrap horizontal forms

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
Created 7 months ago by CeBe, updated 7 months ago by CeBe.

Getting information from the current locale

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
Created 4 years ago by Antonio Ramirez, updated 3 years ago by deacs.

How to implement form events

You have that, when a product is on development they can change its API anytime. This change is quite important though, its related on how to set the events of your form, for example, the useful beforeSubmit.

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Version: 2.0
Category: How-tos
Tags: Forms, How to, yii2