The Features module is primarily for use by site developers to export elements of a site configuration for use in another site.

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How do I override a service endpoint provided by a module in a feature?

I am using the Services module and Drupalgap, which provides a service endpoint by default. I want to make changes to the available services on the drupalgap endpoint, and I manage configuration on ...
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How to change the order of execution of features in features module

I have a features module "X_slider", Which contains A Content type, block view to list same content type, half dozen nodes of same content type. And some variables. What i need is when i install that ...
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Export Workflow 2.4

I'm trying to export the workflow configuration from a site using Workflow 7.x-2.4 but the state names and transitions are not well exported. I'm exporting some strongarm and workflow variables but ...
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Writing JS/PHP code in feature? [duplicate]

Is it normal practice to write code (JS/PHP) in feature? I was thinking that feature should contains ONLY settings, however I've read that some developers write code there and they believe it's fine. ...
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Using Features with an existing content type?

I'm trying to use features to deploy some changes from a local development site to a staging site on a seperate server, the problem is that I've got an existing content type on my dev and staging ...
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What to do when a module is uninstalled but leaves some features enabled?

I just disabled and uninstalled a module. Problem is that I still see some features that were created by this module at: "admin/structure/features" How can I delete these features? I don't see any ...
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Views not showing all all field options

Problem: I'm trying to add Views Filters to this display, but I cannot see any of the fields attached to this Content Type. Question: How may I create exposed filters on these two fields Showcase ...
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Features to synchronize database changes between development and production

What is the best way to synchronize the database changes between development and production environments, for instance when enabling a new module? May I use Features as frequently as possible, or ...
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Getting rid of strongarm in features export

I exported a feature and it came wiht a bunch of strongarm configureation that I didn't want. I was able to delete most of it, but I wasn't sure about this part: /** * Implements ...
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Architecture Guidance: Many off-the-shelf templated sites

I typically work on larger custom projects, but have found I have a lot of requests for projects at a lower price-point. I think I can serve this audience by creating a core Drupal installation ...
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Exported menu blocks to a feature module via FE block they are not created - Why?

I am using menu blocks and context to create menus on a site. I have created the menu blocks and added contexts for there use (they are working on my local dev). I have exported the menu blocks to ...
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Installing demo content via module.install file with Migrate module

I'm trying to import content on installation of my feature, but it's not happening. If I enable the migrate_ui module and go and manually execute the import, then it imports fine. The code below is ...
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How can I modify the code in taxonomy feature to include terms

I have created a feature to export my taxonomy vocabulary. How can I programatically modify it to add the terms as well ?
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Different Roles, same Display Name

I have Drupal 7, Ubercart 3.x and Roles. I would like to sell roles as website memberships of 1 month, 2 months and 12 months. Each one will cost a price, the longer the membership duration, the ...
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How do you export forum topics from one drupal installation to another?

I have tried to export a list of forum topics and/or containers from my development environment to production using features, strongarm, migrate, node_export and bulk_export. So far none have worked. ...
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Reverting blocks and other pseudo-exportables in an install hook

We have a medium-sized Drupal 7 site whose configuration is almost entirely stored in code, in a single Features module. In order to permit automated testing and a cleaner development workflow, I'd ...
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How do I use Features to export a custom content type to a stand-alone module

This is a follow-up on, but not a duplicate of, Programmatically creating a content type with file field in a custom module. As suggested by Tenken in a comment to the OP of that question, it is easy ...
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How to export content type with scheduler's settings using features

In my dev environnement, I've installed Features module for exporting the content types of my site. I've also installed Scheduler module to schedule for publishing my contents. On the admin page of my ...
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Export Drupal Commerce Checkout Settings

I'm wondering if there's a way to export Drupal Commerce's checkout pane settings to code? I've tried commerce_features but it doesn't appear to do it. For other commerce related things, like ...
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Is it safe to comment out dependencies in a feature modules .info file?

I used features to migrate config and content (with uuid features) from a dev site to a live site. Now its there, I dont want the features anymore. Or perhaps partly, but I'd rather rebuild the ...
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Use feature as module?

Does anyone have experience with using a feature as a module? The usage I am talking about is strictly placing hooks inside the .module file. Can that trigger any sort of bug?
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How to add delete link for imported content type

For the content type which is imported by feature, there is no delete link for it, but we can delete them by going to the url /admin/structure/types/manage/YOUR_CONTENT_TYPE/delete My question is how ...
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How can I remove the dependency on PHP of rules in a feature?

I am attempting to disable the PHP filter on my site, so I am moving all PHP input in the UI into code. I finished cleaning up my views and panels, and now only some rules remain. Right now, all my ...
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unable to extract dumped files in .tar extention on my site

I can't extract my backup dumped with .tar extention. so i can't work with features can I download features in .zip ?
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Creating content types, content type fields, vocabularies and panelizer panel configs manually in custom module?

I am a pretty seasoned Drupal developer and I maintain a distribution which is made up of a base theme, contrib modules, custom 'system' modules and a profile to glue it all together. My ambition is ...
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Splitting existing feature into several smaller. Safe?

I have this really big feature where all CT, fields, views etc are exported. As far as I understand it makes sense to make it into smaller features, more context specific, like features_views, ...
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How to hide certain variables from strongarm/features

I am using features to keep track of changes on my site (views, display modes etc.). Lately I have added strongarm to keep track of the variables as well. To create/update my features-module I use ...
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Create a feature for Quiz changes

I made some changes to Quiz and Multichoice content type created by Quiz module: I added a couple of fields and I changed display modes (using display suite). The problem is I can't create a feature ...
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Disabling some modules installed via a feature

Is it possible to disable a module that was installed via a feature? For example, I'm using a theme that came with a feature that installed a lot of modules, I realized that I don't need a bunch of ...
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what is the strongarm variable addititonal_settings_active_tab_*

I am using the Features and Strongarm module to move my work between sites. I am using them as a way of version controlling changes made in the database (as Configuration Management module has many ...
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How to include multiple Views in an already existing feature?

I have to work with an old Drupal 7 site. It's using features. I created some new views, now I have to include these 2 new views into a feature which already has 1 view. How can I do it and which ...
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features not storing menu links

I am using Features and I'm trying to package up a menu in a Feature. I have been able o create the menu, but the menu created by the feature doesn't include any menu links. The reason for this is, I ...
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How do I add a Commerce product type to a feature?

I have a custom product type that I created in my local dev environment and I'm trying to export it into a feature. However, I can't seem to find where the product type is stored in the Features ...
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Why some variables aren't listed on strongarm feature component list?

I want to export 2 variables from domain navigation module: domain_nav_block domain_nav_theme I am sure that this vars exists in variables table, but in strongarm tab there are missing...
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Reverting/updating “FILE_DISPLAY” in Features

My site is running Drupal v7.30 and Features v7.x-2.2. I can't revert or update file_display components in features. There are additional definitions under the Default column that appear to be define ...
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Display feature status in views?

Certain admin pages such as page manager displays a Storage column that tells you if some settings or data are stored in code (features), normal (database) or overridden. I have created certain admin ...
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Field settings are not being exported with Features

I have a product content type that has a product reference field. Under the Product types that can be referenced section there is a list of product types that can be referenced. I have selected one of ...
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Export Panelizer Visibility Rules with Features

I have exported an entire content type with Features, including Panelizer's settings and layout. The variable I can't seem to export is the "Visibility rule" see attachment. I also tried using ...
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Hook Menu with the Features Module?

I have been working on a image gallery module using the features module. Using the views module, I created an Admin page to manage the image gallery. My goal is having that image gallery Admin page on ...
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a stored field not shown in field list

Im using features module to export user fields settings in a production website, and it works fine ... somehow in the production website one field was deleted. so I want to get back this missing ...
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how to export multilinugal variables

How could i export multilingual variables and migrate it to another installation? I don't want to translate all the variables (more then 30) multiple times .. I tried with features - Realm variables ...
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Can I rename a module?

I foolishly created a features module and named it events. This is bad because, of course, there is a registered module with that same name. So the update status report is always in error and drush ...
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Override preexisting rules

Currently, changes are replicated by hands (and rules exports) from dev to a test stage available to the customers. There is actually no live site. We are going to use the Features module and ...
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How to set default permissions using ctools

I've done this before with features and have used ctools a bit for other module's defaults but can't seem to find the right hook for user permissions. This is what I'm trying to do in my code: ...
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Features local permission issue Warning: mkdir(): Permission denied in features_export_build_form_submit()

When I am trying to generate a new feature on local, it runs in permissions issue beginning with Warning: mkdir(): Permission denied in features_export_build_form_submit() There is no www-data ...
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How to automate setting up Services or RESTws?

It looks like xmlrpc.php is of almost no use. I want to use XML-RPC to control my sites but I don't want to set up Services or RESTws manually on dozens of sites. It doesn't look like Services has ...
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How can I split up a massive feature module into multiple smaller modules?

I have one massive unmaintainable features module that I want to split up into smaller, manageable features. Can I disable the massive module without it removing or disabling content types and ...
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What's the best practice way to test block Views with SImpleTest?

I've created a block view, which I've positioned on the page using the admin UI. I've exported my view using Features and fe_block for its block. I'd like to write a SimpleTest to verify that ...
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Features - refreshing

I have a feature which I apply across a couple of sites. When I export my feature to a common modules folder it shows as enabled in both the 'other' sites, although the update is not shown. At the ...
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What does features_exclude mean in a features info file?

I found this line in the *.info file of one of my feature modules. features_exclude[field_base][field_block] = field_block I did find a number of drupal.org issues dealing with this, but no ...