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      Parent / Subcategory Styles Filterbar

      Posted by: Benjamin Hope
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/08/14 at 8:06am

      Hello, I’m wondering if to change the indentation of parent and children categories on my filterbar if I need to change the CSS somewhere? Or the Php code, which I believe at the moment is writing in 2 non-breaking spaces in order to slightly indent.

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    • 8/14/14
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      Limit number of days

      Posted by: Max
      Most Recent by: Casey D on 2014/08/11 at 10:07am

      Greetings, I’m just wondering if there is any way to limit the number of days that people can make a multi-day event. We are getting people that are posting like 1-3 month events and it’s really crowding up the calendar. So I would like to maybe s…

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    • 8/11/14
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      Can't update our plugin key! Help!

      Posted by: adelie
      Most Recent by: Casey D on 2014/08/11 at 9:52am

      Hello, Our plugin for the calendar has stopped working as of last week on our website, http://www.HealthyLee.com, our programmer said our key was outdated but when we went to purchase a new key on our current account, it never recognized our password -even af…

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    • 8/11/14
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      Add custom taxonomy to Community Events form

      Posted by: baynature
      Most Recent by: Casey D on 2014/08/08 at 8:52am

      I’ve added a custom taxonomy, locations (the county), to my events, which I now have displaying in my month and detail view. Now I want users to be able to select the location. This is the Event Details, with Location showing just under Details: http:…

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    • 8/8/14
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      Spam User to the Commumity Calendar

      Posted by: ccvbcalendar
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/08/05 at 1:23pm

      We have the Community Calendar on the below site and seem to be getting toms of spam users signing up to use it. They are not making post – but this is silly how can i stop this?

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    • 8/5/14
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      Second Event Submission Form

      Posted by: jebs38
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/08/05 at 1:22pm

      Is it possible to have 2 event submit forms on one site? (use submit form as template and make enhanced version to show to some users) One would be for free events and the other for member (paid) events.

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    • 8/5/14
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      URL redirect tutorial no longer works

      Posted by: Tony Ash
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/08/05 at 12:31pm

      The Community Events URL redirect tutorial (https://theeventscalendar.com/redirect-to-different-url-after-community-event-submission/) no longer works in 3.7, it has no effect at all.

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    • 8/5/14
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      Adding text within the submission form

      Posted by: katecooteltd
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/08/04 at 11:29am

      I’m finding that submitters are reluctant to add more than a few works within the Event Description field and would like to add something like “No less than 50 words are required” to that Event Description title (or beside it). Would you be …

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    • 8/4/14
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      Automatically Assign Organizer by Uploader (Logged In Required)

      Posted by: fnfweb
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/31 at 3:36pm

      Hello, My site is set up so that only logged in users can submit community events. Is it possible to make is so that the “organizer” is automatically assigned based on them being logged in/ submitting it? This would be a really helpful feature, as…

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    • 7/31/14
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      Author error for Anonymous Submissions

      Posted by: jussibr
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/25 at 7:11am

      When a guest submits and event the author get’s set to the first username alphabetically. I need the user to be the admin, or not shown at all. Currently I have to go through all the events and manually reset the user name.

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    • 7/25/14
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      Call Input from Community Event Edit Page

      Posted by: rmcneil98
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/25 at 7:09am

      I am working on integrating my preexisting categories into the Events Calendar and have already created a new module listing those categories as checkboxes to select when creating/editing a new event on the front end. The problem is figuring out how to save t…

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    • 7/25/14
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      Category View for Past Events returns Error

      Posted by: Shaun
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/25 at 6:52am

      We have our list view of events setup to filter upcoming and past events. When you go to an upcoming event and select a category (such as here: http://dev.j2designpartnership.com/cgcs/web/events/category/summer-institute/) When you go to a past event however,…

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    • 7/25/14
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      Tags not sorting correctly

      Posted by: mggillespie
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/25 at 6:52am

      1) Hey, my tags seem to be sorting in reverse chrono order. I haven’t figured out a workaround for this. I could really use some help on this. 2) And… they don’t have the formatting of the List – they just have titles. Best I’v…

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    • 7/25/14
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      Front End Calendar Not Showing

      Posted by: Desiree
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/24 at 8:15am

      A few months ago, my calendar stopped showing on the front end. I’m using Event Calendar and Community Events. Today I fixed a Fatal Error message with help from a Forum entry. “Submit an Event” works, but the calendar is not displaying.…

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    • 7/24/14
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      Some dates obscured by year and month picker

      Posted by: kingconga
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/24 at 8:13am

      The year and month pickers are above the month at the left in the three month calendar view on the form are obscuring most of the first two rows, the central 5 days of the first two weeks http://www.ccrasa.com/carbon-credits-events/community/add Do you have …

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    • 7/24/14
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      Incorrect Response on No Permission

      Posted by: Alicia
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/24 at 8:12am

      Scenario: User has no permission to edit their own events. When they click on “Events > Community: My Events” they will see links to the events they’ve submitted that are not yet published. If they click the “view” link the …

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    • 7/24/14
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      Removing recurring events from My Events

      Posted by: hammer72
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/20 at 9:07pm

      I’d like to include instructions to new users and wondering what is the recommended method for removing recurring events. From the frontend form, I modified a single event and set the recurrence to none but it didn’t cancel events after the event…

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    • 7/20/14
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      Need to show parent/sub categories in submission form

      Posted by: dragonflyca
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/20 at 9:04pm

      I’d like to show sub categories under the parent category in the submission form. Per this post it doesn’t seem possible: https://theeventscalendar.com/support/forums/topic/need-to-remove-categories-or-show-parentsub-on-the-submit-an-event-page/ H…

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    • 7/20/14
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      Customize Submit Event form fields, thank you email notice

      Posted by: kellymarie2001
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/18 at 9:34am

      Hi there, Ideally, I would like to customize the Submit Event form to include a yes/no radial question, an html link and only have that shown on the back end (not necessary to be part of the event information). But that seems to be quite an endeavor from the …

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    • 7/18/14
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      Editing recurring events with Additional Fields are blank

      Posted by: app17
      Most Recent by: Leah on 2014/07/17 at 5:32pm

      Hi, I discovered that recurring events with additional fields were blank when using the Community Edit screen. Steps to recreate problem: – add additional fields to the Event Calendar e.g. a text box; – create a recurring event (e.g. an event that…

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    • 7/17/14
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      Required Fields in Community Events

      Posted by: Oliver
      Most Recent by: Leah on 2014/07/17 at 5:18pm

      Hi Casey, according to your tutorial I made a custom field a required field, which works great! 🙂 https://theeventscalendar.com/change-required-fields-on-community-event-submission-page/ Additionally I wanted to make the field “Venue” a require…

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    • 7/17/14
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      Incorrect ID on on "Event Website" <div>

      Posted by: tobek
      Most Recent by: Leah on 2014/07/17 at 5:14pm

      Hey, this is super tiny but it’s screwing up some custom CSS I’m using to hide unused fields on the user-submitted event page. The “Event Website” <div> has id=”event_cost”, which is the same as the “Event Cost&…

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    • 7/17/14
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      Fields get stripped 1 2

      Posted by: immeemz
      Most Recent by: Leah on 2014/07/17 at 5:07pm

      Hello, When testing the user submission form, fields get stripped and a lot of information is lost. I have several screen shots to send you…unfortunately I don’t see any way to upload a screen shot for you. 🙁 http://mimicummins.com/clients/c…

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    • 7/17/14
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      Taxonomy + Categories, sub categories in Drop Down

      Posted by: Tran
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/17 at 8:22am

      Hello, With the help of the forum I was able to make my categories in add event submission form show up in a drop down opposed to the check boxes… however, this drop down does not show any of my Categories only sub categories, which makes it confusing b…

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    • 7/17/14
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      Intro Text for Community Events Login

      Posted by: philofauna
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/15 at 7:45am

      I recently installed the Community Events plugin and noticed there is no intro text for the login page; there is only a text field for the username and password. I worry that users will be confused as to what their login information would be if there is no te…

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    • 7/15/14
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      Featured Image for /events/community/add Page

      Posted by: rantfarmentertainment
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/13 at 3:39am

      Hiya, My website formating requires all pages to have a featured image (even if it isn’t displayed on the actual page). Is there any way to add a featured image to the /events/community/add page? It isn’t treated as a normal page, and doesn̵…

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    • 7/13/14
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      Community Events and Address Issues

      Posted by: Kevin
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/07/09 at 8:56am

      I’m having a significant problem with the community events feature on my website. I’m allowing people in the community to add their yard sale information to the calendar of events so people can easily find where the good sales are at. This is a FR…

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    • 7/9/14
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      How to display Navigation Menu

      Posted by: Jared
      Most Recent by: matthewdenton on 2014/07/09 at 6:59am

      I would very much like to have the navigation menu, as seen on the demo site: http://wpshindig.com/events/ I purchased the PRO presuming I would find the settings for it enabled in there, but I cannot seem to locate them. Could you please advise me on how to …

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    • 7/9/14
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      Displaying an in-page calendar for a single Event Category

      Posted by: robhadfield
      Most Recent by: Barry on 2014/07/03 at 11:05pm

      As the title says… In my theme I want to display a calendar just displaying a single category of events. I can do this from a widget but need it within a page. How can I do this? I didn’t know the plugin didn’t have shortcodes when I bought …

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    • 7/3/14
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      All Events Disappearing

      Posted by: Anchor Marketing
      Most Recent by: Casey D on 2014/07/02 at 2:12pm

      I’m using The Events Calendar with your Community Events and PRO plugins. When we use the Community form to edit current events and submit, it spins and spins until I finally get a 504 Gateway Timeout error and when I go back to the calendar, all the e…

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    • 7/2/14
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      Additional Fields Purpose

      Posted by: persyst
      Most Recent by: matthewdenton on 2014/07/02 at 1:03pm

      What is the purpose of “Additional Fields” if I can’t use them as a Filter? How am I supposed to use them for filtering? Thanks, Stefan

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    • 7/2/14
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      User is organiser

      Posted by: adamcrouchley
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/06/27 at 6:17am

      Is it possible to have the user datails as the organiser of events? It seems strange that a user can create so many organisers in Community, and it’s especially annoying that it’s so easy for them to do this. Maybe there could just be the option &…

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    • 6/27/14
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      Limiting venues in frontend form

      Posted by: hammer72
      Most Recent by: Casey on 2014/06/24 at 8:13pm

      I’d like to be able to select what venues appear in the venue selection dropdown in the frontend. Is there a way to have a checkbox when editing a venue ‘use this venue in community form’ OR only have venues entered by admins to show up pub…

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    • 6/24/14