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Need step by step to display data from a second database

I have already added my second database to the /config/database.php. What I am unsure about is where/how to get the data into a page. Do I need a controller and single page? I've not done this in version 8 yet. Can someone please give me a short…

Need form to populate from table in Database

Hi folks, I have a quote form that I built in Formify. I am guessing I will need to create an external form to achieve my goal. However, I am hoping not and am open to suggestions here. What we have... 3 SELECT Dropdowns (state, manufacturer, mod…

Add a conversation to an express entity

Hi. I have a bunch of express entities and I would like to add the possibility for my users to add comments on each entity. Since each entity page is generated from a form I don't have a page to attach it to. I have come up with to possible solutions…

Express Detail pretty url

I have added a method to the express_entity_detail/controller.php called action_view. It does exactly the same as the action_view_express_entity to allow me to pass in an id to get back an express object. So for my use case I have a single page setup …

Site map not rendering in anything other than main Admin

I have a weird one here!! I have full permissions configured on a site. Within this I have different member groups, one for Local Admins. I have granted permission for the Local Admin to view the sitemap in the Dashboard, and the page loads, but the sitem…

Daily blog post feature

Hello, I am not a programmer (that will be clear in a moment). I am looking for an add-on or solution to post a single blog post on the home page of a site (1 unique post/365 days a year). The content is ready, but I am not sure how to build a database…

Event List Sort Order

This may seem like a silly question, but I am not seeing any way to change the sort order of events on the list page so my calendar items appear based upon farthest date first to oldest date last. Have simple band site where i want to put our booking date…

Download URL: Issue with output buffer

This might not be a C5 issue but rather a symfony issue, but when making a request for a files' 'Tracked_URL' the 302 Redirect response has a duplicate element in the response body. It doesn't seem to have any effect on browsers or the ability to downloa…

Search form results showing by newest

Hi. Do you know how to modify the blocks/search/controllers.php file, so that the search results appear in order from the newest page? I was searching everywhere but nothing... Can You help me?

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