Drupal

  • By varokky.jose on March 20, 2014 - 18:06
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Many of the sites now a days are designed to play video in pop-up window.This can be implemented using color box module and adding link to the video url in anchor tag with class as colorbox-load.Read on to know how to implement this.

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One of our Drupal clients wanted to make the current image of the slideshow in a page as the background of other pages. It is possible to achieve this effect using a combination of jQuery and Ajax. Read on to know how to make the current image of slideshow in a page as the background of related pages in a Drupal site.

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Suppose you have to display the thumbnail image of each video uploaded in a content and while clicking on the thumbnail the corresponding video should be loaded in the page. This can be done by embedding the video in page and implementing jquery function to load video.If you are not sure how to display the thumbnail images of the videos uploaded from vimeo/youtube in Drupal then read on.

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  • By hema.divakar on March 13, 2014 - 14:04
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In Drupal, Heirarchical select list simply means the select list has child and parent terms in Select lists. Getting a search field inside a Drupal view is quite easy but how can we get a hierarchical select list inside the 'Filter criteria'? Read on to know how to get hierarchical select list inside a View in Drupal 7

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  • By varokky.jose on March 13, 2014 - 14:00
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We need to develop websites which are capable of handling YouTube video.This feature can be implemented using media YouTube module. Read on to know to add YouTube capability to a content type in a Drupal website.

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Drupal drush will work with php version 5.3 or greater. Is some situation default installed version may be less than 5.3. Read on to know how make drush work on PHP CLI versions less than 5.3

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The Node Gallery module is one of the best options available to create multimedia galleries where both the galleries and the gallery items are nodes. The latest module version for drupal 6.x is 3.2. If you are trying to update the module from 2.0 to 3.2 you will find some issue with the cover photo of galleries. The cover photos won't come up after the update. Read on to know how solve the issue after the Node Gallery update

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In one of my project I had a requirement to create an image in a particular image style in a specific folder, when uploading the image itself. In this article I will be explaining how to achieve this using the function image_style_create_derivative in drupal 7 to create an image in a particular image style. One another advantage of this function is that this will create the destination folder if it does not already exist.

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  • By kiran.kumar on March 10, 2014 - 22:22
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In Drupal we use the global path variables for specific reasons.
If in any case there is a change in your site url you just have to update the general configuration page and by doing so every link in your site would be automatically updated. Using the path variable is also less prone to errors.Read on to know how to use the global path variable in Drupal

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  • By prasanna.tv on March 9, 2014 - 19:05
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@font-your-face module helps us to manage web fonts in all popular browsers and it provides the user interface for applying web fonts. If you want to know "How to configure a @font-your-face module in drupal 7" then continue reading

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Service links in commerce kickstart refers to facebook/gplus/twitter icons in the node page. These links help us to like/recommend/tweet specific page of our site respectively.In a recent project, I got a chance to work with Dupal commerce kickstart. One of the requirements I had to fullfil was to remove the twitter icon form the product's node page. Eventhough I searched everywhere in the net, I was unable to find a solution. If you wanna know how I nailed it, you may read on.

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In this article will be explaining how to get feeds from a site programmatically into a Drupal site by passing its site url. The advantage of this, is that we could get multiple feeds at a time by passing their url. You can also refer previous article How to create Quick Tab Programmatically?, so that you can display the feeds in custom blocks.

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  • By subin.manuvel on March 6, 2014 - 14:16
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Highcharts is a charting library written in pure HTML5/JavaScript. Without generating an image we can display a graph using the library. I have a requirement to generate a graph on one of my Drupal projects. In my situation, I have to generate a graph depend on user filtered data. So I choose javascript to generate graphs, it will increase the performance also. Otherw ise, it will increase the server load (if I generate a graph as an image.). Read on to know how to integrate Highcharts in Drupal

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The performance of a site should be tested in order to ensure how fast and reliable a site is. In this article I will be covering the steps to be followed for carrying out some of these performance tests. The topics being 'testing the GZipped Content Delivery', 'Whether FTP is enabled on Server', 'MySQL Remote Access on Server' and 'Password Based SSH Access on Server'.

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  • By rohith.pv on March 5, 2014 - 10:57
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Consider a case where you want to enter regular expression and validate it. Here I will show you how to write a validation function. For example consider YOURMODULE_admin_settings_validate function

In my example I am using a form and a submit button.From $form_state array you can get the input value after submit. You need this value to match with the string. See the code below.

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In a Drupal site, I was working on, I found that many of the modules were unused. Their presence was increasing the size of the site and consuming time when searching for useful info. So I thought of removing these modules.It makes our job a lot easier if we are using Drush Read on to know how to remove unused modules in a Drupal site with the help Drush.

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We encountered a situation when developing a Drupal site where our client website had been recently migrated to a new server. We had been using git as our version control system for almost all of our Drupal projects and this one was no exception. Now the new server did not have git installed and we needed one very quickly. So instead of requesting a support ticket and waiting for a response we decided to install git manually. Read on to know how to compile and install git on a live server.

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Customer relationship management is a model for managing a company’s interactions with customers. Sugar CRM is one of the largest open source CRM available. Drupal can be integrated with Sugar CRM using SugaronDrupal module. Read on to know how to pass the value of a field related to a field in another module in Sugar CRM while working with Drupal.

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We had recently conducted a session on Drupal at FOSSMeet 2014 at NIT, Calicut. The session was on introducing Drupal as a Rapid Application Development (RAD) Framework for Startups. The session was aimed at young entrepreneurs who are looking to take their next big idea online. The following presentation was used for the workshop.

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What do you do if you have to take your Drupal site into maintenance mode from the command line? Well you can do this easily if you have drush set up on your server. With drush you can do quite a lot powerful drupal administration tasks right from the command line.

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