Books is a module of Drupal (in core of D7) that allows to join nodes in hierarchical sequence.

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Import Book content and structure from another drupal website

I am looking to implement an 'Open Government Guide' on my website. Here is a link to one of the books that I would like to copy My question is - How do I copy both the Book Content and Book ...
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How to show book information in search result page

I want to show some extra book information in the search result page like node id, book id, book name etc. I have added some code in search-result.tpl.php but its still not showing. ...
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How do I display page numbers in a drupal book

I have my nodes organized using the book module. I would like to be able to display the page number at the bottom of the page. The pages would be numbered according to the order in the book outline. ...
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How to restrict particular user roles from Adding child pages to the particular books only.

I am using drupal 7. I want to restrict some users from adding book pages to the books. I have several books on my site and each book has different authors. As i have given add book pages access to ...
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How to stop the book module defaulting to IE7 standards mode?

I currently have a problem whereby when visiting a page created with the book module it forces IE into IE7 standards document mode. I am running Drupal 7 with the Omega 3 base theme. I have disabled ...
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Drupal Book Navigation Link Change

I am trying to fix something that was done from a previous developer who used the Books Module in Drupal 7. I can't figure out how to change the link to return to the parent "chapter" as seen below. ...
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Image filter equivalent in D7?

I can't seem to get the hang of images in D7. In D6, I used image and image_filter, which worked very nicely. The D6 to D7 upgrade converted my image nodes to Node_image, which is useable as far as ...
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What to do for correct book navigation for 2 languages (always both book pages are shown)

We are using in productive system D6 (here it works!) and now we upgrade to 7.25 (it doesn't work). I have a problem to get the book navigation working in the right way. It shows always both languages ...
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Book navigation - how to customize outline to show progress and enforce serial navigation

I have a task to customize Book outline to: force the pages of the book to be read from start to finish. Once a page has been read it can be revisited. show the progress through the book. I was ...
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How can Display Suite be used with Book module links?

After settings some node types to use Display Suite I have noticed those which are in Books don't show the book links at the bottom of the page. Is there a work around for this?
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How to set up Apache solr search for Book Specific search

I have two books in my website (Drupal 7) and i am using Solr search. I want to implement book specific search so that, if user is searching for Book1 content then it should show results from Book1 ...
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How to provide edit page/node option on per book access basis

I have site where i have two books. Each book is having different authors. All pages can be viewed by both the authors but the Edit Page/Node option should be available with particular book author. ...
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I'm trying to create two content types at once in one form. One is a parent page the other a child page

So I'm workoing on a story archive website and I've created several interations using the Book module in drupal. However while I like all the stuff book does by default I need to streamline the ...
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References vs. Books

If you were about to create a hierarchy of nodes that can have parents and children, which way would you go for? Using "References" module or the "Books" module that is included in the Drupal standard ...
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“Reorder the Book” fails

"Reorder the book"-page: If I'm trying to reorder some bookpages (8 pages at the same level) in a book with 450 pages and pressing "save", the site reloads normally, like its saving normally, but ...
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Numbering of book titles in book navigation

There is a very useful module Book chapters which automatically number the book titles. However, the numbers are only displayed in the title when viewing the node and not in the book navigation. Do ...
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Book navigation that expands to child page from a non-linked header

I have a site with many books, some of them fairly large. I have it set up so that there is a book navigation block on the right hand side of the page. I want to be able to expand the navigation block ...
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Book permissions for OG admin

I have a problem with OG permissions. I don't understand why some permissions do not appear on OG permissions. For example, I would like to control these two permissions (which are available outside ...
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Display admin members of Group in Block

All my book pages have a Group audience field. Each time a book page is displayed, I would like to show the admin members of the Group in a block (on the right side of the book page) Views seems to ...
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Paginate book navigation for long child list

In my first major Drupal project, one section contains a Book with child pages of a custom content type. The project is for a library, and the custom content type is a form for periodical ...
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display a node in the sidebar region of another node

I'm a huge fan of annotating content in the margins of my real paper books. In drupal 7, I want to be able to annotate a book page content type by showing a child of that page in the space beside ...
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How to you add a table of contents in a pdf for a book that is exported using views_pdf?

I am using the book module in Drupal 7 and have successfully exported the whole book as a pdf using views_pdf. However, I would like to add a table of contents on the first page to list all the ...
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add same class to book and it's child pages

I have book node with assigned article nodes as child pages. On certain books I want to be able to use different theming. Using context I can print additional css class on book page according to ...
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Drupal 6 import/export book

I'm looking for a module to export/migrate a books (with all child pages) from a Drupal ( 6.x) Installation to another. Thank you in advance for your kind replies
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How to get children and parent book pages

I have nid of a book page. I need the nid of the parent and nid of all direct and indirect childs. How to retrieve the parent and child IDs?
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A book of two content types: “Broad topic” and “Specific topic”

I want to make a book of pages with content types "Broad topic" and "Specific topic". I want to allow "Specific topic" content type as a book page with "Broad topic" parent and also pages of ...
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Classifying with books vs taxonomy

I have a tree of research topics, such as Mathematics/Algebra/subtopics. The users should not be able to edit too broad topics such as Algebra, but have the permissions for smaller subtopics. Should ...
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How to update all hyperlinks which are in the content

Hello I am using book_copy module for creating a new version of the book so i have copied a book which is having more than 1000 pages with the book copy module. Now the new book copy has all working ...
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How can I ensure this block is properly cached?

I have been trying to get the some book menus displayed by nice menu, and after asking some questions on stackoverflow 1 and stackoverflow 2 settled on this code. My ultimate intention is to turn it ...
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What is the hook to alter links in the Book Outline tree?

What is the theme hook to alter links in the book outline like theme_menu_link__menu does for menus? Or is there a way to make theme_menu_link__menu apply changes to a tree view of the Books? Not ...
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Using book navigation links in template

I want to customize my book pages and I created a page which is called node-book.tpl.php Now I want to print all book navigation links separately. For example I want to print $next_link. But I ...
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How to migrate a book from Drupal 6 to a menu in Drupal 7

Recently I came across a situation where I had to migrate a book with lots of links into a menu (since the customer wanted a simple navigational menu). I came up with some code that worked pretty ...
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Get book bid to display at search results page

I'm trying to tweak my search results template to include the book root title at the bottom of every search results snippet. I have several books with very similar titles and content and i'd like to ...
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book module navigation horizontal submenu

I am using the book module navigation block to display links to book pages. I was wondering if it was possible to alter it so rather than the children links appearing below the parent, they would ...
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How to create a menu for current book

I want to create a menu that will be shown on the node if it is part of a book. For example like this: That menu should be shown for all books, which means I don't want to have a separate block for ...
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create a menu based on the parent of a drupal book

I've been working with the book module bundled with drupal 7 and have a question. Say i have a book x, and this book contains 4 pages which each have 2 children giving a structure like this: Book x ...
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Progress of a user on completion of a book

Is there a way to show the progress of a user on navigation through a book? The best solution will show % of pages that user opened/completed in current book.
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Next/Previous button for nodes within a book

I want to have Next and Back buttons for nodes within a book. What is the easiest way to achieve this?
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Content Strategy: Similar but unique content

I am building a Drupal 7 site and need some help with my content strategy. One type of content I regularly work with are workshop/conference pages. Each workshop/conference may have one or more of ...
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Bibliography Bibtex with book pages

Is there any way of having a shared bibtex bibliography in a book ? For example, I want to have one book page "References" where I put all my references and then in all my book pages, I can reference ...
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Edit default views (books, basic page, etc)

I am using Views 3 with drupal 7. Views provide you some default views so you can edit them and customize them. I want to do the same thing, for example, with book pages. I don't want to start from ...
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Display book hierarchy of one organic group with Panels

I am using organic groups for a tutorial website. I have one group for each tutorial. For example, Java Group C++ Group Python Group etc. For each Group, I have a tutorial using the book module ...
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How to Migrate static html files to Book - Migrate Module

I have almost 5000 static html files which belongs to different books.Please give me some direction How to migrate this html files to book. I am able to migrate html files to Drupal. But how should ...
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Can I make a Drupal Book page parent with no content?

Is it possible to Organize Drupal Book pages under parent pages that are just headings, are not links and have no content? I want to separate pages under headings but I don't want to create pages for ...
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'Create new book' in Drupal 6 won't create, only shows loading icon

Through the admin, Anytime I try to create a new book in Drupal via 'Create Content' > Book page and select '', the loading icon hangs there. When I save the entire page, it creates the page but it ...
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Safely delete book and its child pages

I have a site with two books, each having about 300-350 pages each. I want to delete one of the book and its child pages. I was able to load the pages using some custom coding. I also came across, ...
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Use Book different order than weight and title

I am wondering how to change the default order of weight, title for Book in Drupal 6. I have a set of nodes displayed inside a page that use a estructured book. The problem is that i want to display ...
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Book module, taxonomies, url path settings, and breadcrumbs

I am a recent convert to Drupal from Joomla, and while I'm starting to get the hang of it, I just ran into a question that I need some expert advice on. I'd like to have online versions of a print ...
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Include a View page in a Book Outline

I have a site that heavily uses the book module to organize hierarchical documents. I would like to include a View in a Book Outline. Here is a simplified example: The Parts Department of a company ...
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Create sub pages without using books

What is the best way to create sub pages in Drupal 7 that has more than one level without using Book module?