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 to organize the features export modules

As we go along with features export, its being a mess. What I have been doing so far is every module with have another module that contains the feature exports. Let say their is module 'test' and it ...
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How to add a pane (view content pane) to an existing panel page via a Feature module or programmatically?

I have feature module A that provides content type X and a panel variant for content type X. I have another feature module B that provides content type Y and a view content pane of three latest items ...
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Can I remove Features from my dev site without using Feature Tools?

I have been using Features on my dev site and I am planning on using on using it to perform site updates. Unfortunately, I started to get pages full of errors related to my features and unreliable ...
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Two Methods of Update - Features vs Unnamed

When posting updates to a live site, there are two different methods that can be used. Number 1: Copy the live site to a development environment (dev.) so that both are the same. Develop new ...
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My feature is generating errors, how do I investigate?

I have a site that I have been developing for the past week, which I published yesterday. I have included features in the site from the get-go, and I have been adding configurations to feature ...
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What module should I use to save a module settings in a feature?

I am needing some additional power for my Features. I have several modules that have their own settings (like css injector... yeah, I know) which do not appear in teh list of items that can be saved ...
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Disabled modules are causing an issue

A month ago, I activated the Book and blog modules on my site, then disabled them. However, Features still thinks that they are still a part of my site and offers to add configurations for them to my ...
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Features - Will I lose work if I decide to remove a feature from my dev site

I have a feature on my site that covers several content types and views. I want to change the configuration of my feature, but I am afraid that I will lose the work that I have done. I recently ...
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Features - Should I go for big or numerous? [duplicate]

I have worked on a few Drupal projects that used features. I am usually perplexed by the way the way functionality is grouped. I'm guessing that most of them were created as needed and by different ...
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Features - Can issues arise from nonexclusive use?

I am using features on my site and I have started to worry that every new site aspect needs to be rolled into a feature immediately. Is it ok to: Only use Features on an aspect when updating ...
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Features - Is there a way to push changes back into the database

I have a fairly good understanding of the way that features works: Make changes to your test site. Create a feature which contains the changes. Copy the new module (which was created by features) to ...
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Copy value of field into the value of a different field in features

I have exactly the same question answered in here but I want to do it in content type in features. I have custom content type generated by features module and I want to copy value of ...
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How to export field's default image in Features

I have Image field type and provide Default Image. This default image doesn't seem to be exported by Features. Is there another module that need to be added so the image also exported? Or are there ...
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Drupal Feature Recreate Module - what next

I am newer to drupal features. I have a site that was built heavily with them. There is a drupal-feature where I added some fields. After I added and reorganized them I recreated the module. Do I ...
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Git flow feature in branch on stage server

I am testing out a git feature and pushed the branch to the staging server to show the client. Because it is a drupal feature, I think I need to revert the feature on the branch on the stage server. ...
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How to Retrieve FID from UUID on Feature Enable

I would like to use features to import/export some content. The content type conains custom field of file, so I am using hook_uuid_node_features_export_render_alter(&$export, $node, $module){..} ...
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How to export workflow summary view?

I customized the workflow summary view to make multiple views for different users/workflows. When I try to export it with features, module.views_default.inc is not created, no error (nor notice) ...
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Epsa crop broken after deploy via features

I have a local Drupal installation with Epsa Image Crop. Everything works perfect and out of the box. I created a feature with the image crops and then things went wrong... When I try to apply an ...
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What's the difference between “content menu links” and “menu links”?

I am using Features module to export menus and related links. In my Drupal installation I have both "content menu links" and "menu links" available to insert in a feature. What is the difference? They ...
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On export Managed_files With Features No UUID Added

I have a custom field of type 'managed_file' along another field of type - 'file'. This node is exported into feature. The field with 'file' type gets UUID attached while it does not for ...
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How to export CKeditor with Features

I am using CKeditor and I would like to be able to export my configuration with Features. I find that I am able to put all my CKeditor profiles into a Features module. All the settings are stored in ...
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Drupal Feature pushed to staging site

I am just getting into drupal features and wanted to make sure I understood something. I updated my drupal features. Used Git Flow to finish the branches and create a release. I pulled the new ...
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What is the best conceptual approach in planning Features for a network of mirror sites that differs only for the treated subject?

Premise: I'm just approaching now to Features, I've read a lot of documentation regarding it but I have some "conceptuals" doubts. Suppose I want to create a network of "mirror" sites, each site ...
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Guidelines For Features as building blocks

Any guidelines on how to use features module as building blocks for a consolidated drupal site from a prototypic approach, so that most of the functionality is just a plug and play using feature. I ...
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Export message types misconfigured

I am trying to extract message types along with their texts. I have 5 displays for each message type: Standard,ical,SMS, Email Subject and Email Body. The 1st 4 I exported were ok. After sometime ...
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How to export all feature components with drush?

With drush feature-export you can easily create a feature from a component. But is there a way to easily export ALL components into a feature? In the ui you can easily check all content types or all ...
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Features are sweet but what about content?

I used features successfully to restore my VIEW and content type...but the data for the content type didn't make it? Did I miss the option or is this something you typically bring over manually?
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Create backup of MySQL database alongside Features module

When collaborating with other developers, we are using Features module and push it to a repository, this way the files can be pulled to the developer's own development environment. Our problem is the ...
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Fixing Overridden state for features

The feature are coming into override state always. After running 'revert', it goes into default state and everything is fine,however. My client are unable to do the revert every single time its being ...
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How to create content type programmatically with fields and vertical tabs

I'm creating a module using Drupal7.26 and want to create content type with different type of fields like radio/checkboxes/drupdown and textfields. I'm following the last comment by Jason Gray in THIS ...
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Enable storing of taxonomy term name instead of ID in views filter criteria

Background I use Features module to deploy the code to my stagging. For e.g. I have a feature which exports: content type - Player Taxonomy term on this content type of vocab - Medals View which ...
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How can I export shortcut sets and shortcut links in Drupal 7?

I am using Drupal 7 and I have some shortcut sets (per role using the shortcut per role module) and shortcut links in them and I would like to export them either using the features functionality or ...
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How to delete a Feature?

I created a feature module in site-1. Then I instaled the feature module in site-2. This features creates a new content type and enable a module. Then I got the new content type and the module ...
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Blocks in panels don't get updated in features

I added Features extra and created a feature with the block I created, added it to a panel, exported the block feature and panels feature, but it won't appear in the target server. The Block does ...
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Save Manage Display settings provided by Display Suite when creating a Feature module?

I created a content type called: Apartments, then I add some fields. I enabled the display suite module and set the manage display setting to "2col-stacked-fluid". After all this I create the ...
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Rebuild features on cache clear

I have a distro with many preinstalled features (Panopoly). Since I have upgraded core to 7.24 I can see an additional setting at admin/structure/features/settings, see attachment. On production, ...
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Custom field values are not importing with Features

I would like to export example data(nodes) in feature for others to kick start some reusable module that i developed. The example data contains nodes with custom fields. The problem is that while ...
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What causes DatabaseSchemaObjectExistsException error on existing table while reverting feature?

When trying to revert my updated exported changes on features from development site to production site via Drush, it returns DatabaseSchemaObjectExistsException error stating that there is an existing ...
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Load Panel from custom module?

Anyone know of a way to export all the data found in a panel layout, context e.g. into a custom module in order to deploy from development to production? Something like with views via the Implements ...
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Content access & deployment

I realized that settings of module Content access are not deployable between Drupal installations. I will explain problem with an example: I have local and development Drupal installations. And I ...
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How feature works with panels?

I have created cusotm layout with panels on my dev and staging site. I added a class to panels region and exported using feature. Then I enabled it on stage site. But there was no changes on stage ...
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Have To Recreate Feature After Rollback - Features Module

I have strange issue. I have several node instances included part of the packaged feature XXX that service as test pages. These node instances have two fields - the default body and extra text field ...
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Features/Themes and Drush Make Files: How to manage updates?

I am trying to automate my development by using Drush Make Files and Features. I am using Drush Make.me to create the make file. I have created a Features module on my local machine. What's the ...
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After importing a content type from Features, What's the correct way to manage it?

I've taken control of a project recently, and I see a workflow I've not used before. The original developer would create content types on his dev machine; use Features to export the content type's ...
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Features reset without drush

In Drupal 7, my commons wiki gives an error when editing. EntityMetadataWrapperException: Unknown data property field_target_nodes. in EntityStructureWrapper->getPropertyInfo() (line 339 of ...
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Is it possible to add an access callback to a menu item exported by Features?

I have a menu and links in code that I exported using the Features module. I wrote a custom function, mymodule_check_can_read_links() to determine whether a user should be able to see certain links ...
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Override Commerce Kickstart Features ( and Features Override module error)

I have the Drupal Commerce Kickstart bundle in my project. This bundle contains a bunch of Features. Most of them are overridden now. It's not good to have most of setting inside the DB instead of ...
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How do I enable a features module in the setup of a simpletest testcase

I'm trying to test some permissions that are related to custom node types and Organic Groups that I've built and packaged as a feature using the features module. I'm trying to enable the feature (and ...
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Error in Features related to Rules (Notice: Undefined variable: export in RulesReactionRule

I recently ran into a problem with the features module on my site. I'm not sure what is causing the error. Features is version: 7.x -1.0 and Rules is: 7.x-2.6 php log gives: [26-Nov-2013 17:51:55 ...
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language_negotiation_language not set when installing feature

I am using features and strongarm in my module. One of the things my module is doing is setting language_negotiation_language. This is being exported by my feature. I check the strongarm file and it ...