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

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Previous-next links in Book module

I am using the Book core module and book_helper, which is supposed to add some functionality. However, I can only use book pages and then arrange them in a menu using weight. How can I get previous ...
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How to restrict what content types can be added to a Book?

In activating the book module, I've noticed that all other content types on a Drupal 7 site have an option to add their nodes to a book. It would be ideal to restrict only the book nodes to go into a ...
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Create a View of Books

I'm using the core Book module for organizing meeting notes and documentation. How do I create a list of books with the views module? That is, I'd like a list of only the top-level Books, not all the ...
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Token: How to get a field value of a book root's node (for auto entitylabel)?

I want to set a node title automatically. Part of that node title should be a fields value of the top level book node (book root). I tried [node:book:root:field-synonyms:0] to get the first value of ...
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Why book re-ordering is not being saved?

I'm using Drupal 7.38. When I re-order book pages and then hit the Save button, the ordering stays the same. If I open individual nodes and change weight of each one then it works, but that will take ...
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Book outline in custom form

I am creating a custom form which creates new nodes of type 'book'. I have been able to get the "book outline" to render on my form using $nid = $node->nid ='nid'; module_load_include('inc', ...
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Drupal 7 Forbidden access and save issues

I am working on a Drupal 7 website. I am not a coder! I have been using the book module recently and since using it I have begun to get errors while saving. When I go to create a new child page, ...
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How to auto generate biblioographies

I currently have a content type called book, where the book has fields: author name, book title, ISBN , publication date, ect. I'd like to automatically generate a bibliography entry for each book ...
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Create external links within Book

I want to create a link in a book that links to an external URL. I was thinking about using a custom content type that has an external url field and grabbing that in the book. I was looking for a ...
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Modify the top-level book page

I'm new to the Book Module and pretty excited, but I'm a little confused about the pages. I'd like to customize the top-level page of a book with either a view or a custom template. I looked that ...
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Display only one book in Views

I have several books with several pages on them. I want to create a view to display page from a specific book. I'm pretty sure View can dop it but I don't find the way to. Do you have any idea ?
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Display an Entire Book Index as a Menu

I would like to show an entire book outline as a menu. Something like this: Topic 1 Subtopic Suptopic Sub Subtopic Topic 2 ... I have installed the Menu Block module but it seems that I ...
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admin/content/book crashes and removes single book pages

I'm trying to update many titles for books in one go. It should be A-OK, however, I get an error. This is what I do: admin/content/book "edit order and titles" on the book I want to update. change ...
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When does Views check node_access permissions?

I'm using the book_access module (https://www.drupal.org/project/book_access) and I'm finding that it has a good deal of bugs in it. One thing I've found is in views 3.x, when I'm using a ...
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creating book hierarchy via mysql inserts

I have imported data from other sources into drupal 7 creating nodes and node revisions with MySQL inserts. I wish to use books module to structure some of my content, and trying to achieve it with ...
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Configuring views to display book pages as teasers, in the correct order

I am trying to display book pages as teasers, on the book cover node. I created a Views block and display it under the parent node. Book relationship is added, and a contextual filter as well. ...
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How do I recreate the navigation function of Book Module while using Entity References?

I'm recently been recreating a bunch of my sites functionality and decided to move away from Book module. It seems to get no love and nothing I need to work with seems to work with it for no apparent ...
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Drupal Books Reorder in Megarow

I'm trying to improve my content editing features for my users. What I WANT to do is have a views_megarow table display the node/%/outline page in a mega row, however whenever I try to do that it ...
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Remove labels in printer friendly version of books

Is there any way to remove labels or apply a CSS file to the printer-friendly version of books?
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Non-Book Pages showing in Book Outline

I am using book made simple module for one of my content type for making the content type behave like a book. In book made simple by mistake i turned on "Allowed content type as a Book" for one of my ...
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Ordered list in Books navigation

By default the navigation in books is an unordered list: Vegetables Carrots Tomatoes Fruits Apples Is there any way to make it an ordered list? Vegetables 1.1. Carrots 1.2. Tomatoes Fruits ...
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Expanded navigation in Books

By default the navigation in books is collapsed: Fruits Vegetables Is there any way to make them expanded, so that the entire tree would be visible? Fruits Apples Bananas Vegetables Tomatoes ...
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add class to book navigation block links

I use navigation block generated by block module. Tha block is displayes on all pages that belongs to book. I would like to add custom class to all links inside navigation block. I found that the ...
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Stylize book index with images

Intro: In the root page of the book, there's an index on the bottom that lists all the child pages. There are also links to previous and next page in each of those child pages. Not sure what the ...
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How to reorder Book module menu through Database?

How to re-order Book menu faster, optionally through Database? I have a big problem to reorder menu/ navigation for Book module.... It is supposed by drag-and-drop - I have 318 items in list , some ...
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I want to track if a user has visits a page in my book content. Is there a a module?

I want to be able to keep track of pages in a book and strike out the link in the list of pages if the user has already visited the page. Is this possible? What's the best module to do this?
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How to NOT “Print” a section by using Print module?

I installed "Print" and "Book Made Simple" modules on Drupal 7. The Print module also print the button "add this child" from "Book Made Simple". How can I not print "Add this child" on PDF? below ...
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How to create a child page that has the same content type as parent page?

I enabled the Book module on drupal 7 and created 2 new content types. Let said I created a new "content type A" and "content type B", and keep the book module content type as "Book page". The issue I ...
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What is the best way to generate node(book) to ePub?

I want to create a Journal site that can generate book(node) to ePub, like Open Journal Systems(OJS). So what is the best way to generate node to ePub? I have tried Printer, but it only show the ...
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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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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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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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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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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 ...