node_save is a drupal core function in node module which save the actual node.

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Looking how to update field before node saves

I am looking to update a field with another field before saving or when the node is updated. I want to update a field array's (field_location_test) longitude and latitude values to a field that has ...
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Sanitizing User Input using Form API - Creating Nodes

I'm using D7 Form API to make some custom forms for users that create nodes on submit (using node_submit & node_save functions). This is an example form I'm using: function ...
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set nid manually

I created some nodes, e.g. 100 nodes with corresponding node IDs 1-100. Then some of the nodes are deleted, e.g. nid=50 is deleted. Then I want to create a new node and set its nid=50 – what is best ...
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How to restrict user posting a node in certain circumstances

I've created a new user role (country_admin) and I have created a field for these users called user_country. This can be set when registering a user to UK or USA. I have created a taxonomy ...
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node_save not responding inside module

Drupal: 7.31 Php: 5.5.9-1ubuntu4.3 I am trying to create node type 'recibo_promocion_type', after create nodes of type 'offer_type' (diferent type). I am using hook_node_presave. I run the code in ...
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does node_save wait until end of php session to create db record?

Is it possible/expected that node_save() does not create a new record until the current php session is complete? In other words, if i have a set of nodes to create and i need to check something that ...
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Node save not saving custom fields!

I have scoured this site and tried to find examples that I could use and all seem to show the same thing, the code I am writing fits to the right pattern and yet its just not saving! When submitted ...
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Determine whether a field has changed during hook_node_submit

Basically I need a way of checking whether a node field changed during some event hook...I am using hook_node_submit() but this doesn't seem to work: $form['field_status']['und']['#value'] !== ...
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Why i get the error “Call to undefined function node_object_prepare()” while i try to add a node programmatically in Drupal 7?

i'm trying to add a node content programmatically from a custom module file. I have created the .module file and used this code as suggested: $node = new stdClass(); // We create a new node object ...
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Node add form alter & submit custom field

I have a content type "event" with a field called "field_pricelist". It's a dropdown with no values, I add the values when I alter the form. The values come from a custom table (install / schema) in ...
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Programmatically change date field in hook_cron

I'm trying go buid a node who is updated every day updating a field 'field_data' to the current date. This is my initial code: function actomodule_cron(){ $nid = 58; $node = ...
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why node ref not saved in hook_node_presave

I have a node reference in my custom content type, It can get some content type as reference in unlimited , I want to programmatically add nodes to it , some part of my code is function ...
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node_save throwing PDOException: “Duplicate entry '' for key 'uri'”

I'm working on a script to update some content (no file management) - but when I call node_save($node), it throws this error: [errorInfo] => Array ( [0] => 23000 [1] => ...
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Prevent node being saved + Rules

Is it possible to prevent a node from being saved with Rules? This is what I do now: Create a rule Before saving content of type ''. Condition: IF ... TRUE => Redirect & set message Create ...
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Error while saving a new node of a speific content type

my question is.. I have a business listing content type in my website. When i am creating a new listing i can not save it. It shows error message " Error The website encountered an unexpected error. ...
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Set value field before submit

I'm trying to set a value before the form is submitted. The field is calculated by two other fields. One of them is a property of an entity reference. This is what I do: function ...
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saving programmatically without changing the author [closed]

I made a script to change some node fields that is run by cron. When it saves the nodes, the author changes and becomes "Anonymous". Is there a way to save programmatically a node without changing ...
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Drupal commerce/inline entity form submit handler

Commerce Kickstart (commerce_kickstart-7.x-2.9) Save Draft I have a complex content type that's associated with a commerce product. When I install save draft and try to "Save as Draft" I get the ...
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How to change the language of a node and all its fields and all related data?

On my multilingual site, I have a content type that is going to be user created. I want to keep it language neutral ('und'). But there already are a couple thousand nodes of that content type and ...
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How do i run node save in background process

I have created drupal website for ecommerce store. Issue: After node save i will redirect to thankyou (destination) page for tracking but it takes long time to complete. Customer may skip if it takes ...
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Boost + Expire: Front Page not expiring from cache

I am using Boost and Cache Expiration. My site generates nodes automatically and adds them via node_save(). I have setup Expire to get triggered on node insert, update and delete and to let the front ...
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Drupal sometimes doesn't save or delete node

I have experienced sometimes after few minutes spent on the edit page (to fill the form), I want to save or delete the node, it doesn't work. It redirect to the edit page without any notification or ...
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How to skip client side validation for draft node?

I am using clientside validation module for drupal 7.I have two button for submit node one is for save as draft and other submit so Now my scenario is that if i click on save as draft then it should ...
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how to catch when node is being promoted?

I would like to take some action when node is being promoted. I tried using node_validate or node_presave but none of them is working. What is the quickest way to do this? thanks
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Programmatically create a node with alias and menu item using Entity API

I've seen the excellent documentation on Drupal.org about how to create a node in code, but that documentation doesn't address how to create the node's alias. I've seen code snippets that use ...
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$entity_wrapper->save(true) vs. entity_save('node', $entity)?

Say I've got the following block of code: $language = language_default(); $values = array([...]); $entity = entity_create('node', $values); $entity_wrapper = entity_metadata_wrapper('node', ...
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How to programmatically set a node field as empty?

I have some nodes of a content type with following fields: title body image I want to programmatically (!important) set the body field as empty (to make it like it was never set with any value). ...
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Drupal - Save for Later using Workbench, conditional required fields

I have a node set up with a few workbench states. The first state, "Draft", should be used to allow someone to save the node without any required fields. The second state, "Submitted", should make the ...
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Does not using node_save for updating nodes impact SEO for our site

We changed our node updation process from using node_save() to manually updating the nodes via db queries. What dramatic change we have seen is that number of people coming to us via seo has dropped ...
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Entity Metadata Wrapper Save VS Node Save when invoked from hook_node_insert

Can somebody shine a light into the difference of the two, in terms of their interaction with database when hook_node_insert() is invoked? The documentation explains that Note that when this hook ...
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How to edit a node programatically after it has been created?

My articles have a field 'Ranking' and I'd like to give a value to this field after a node has been created. The value depends on the node's ranking in a view called 'Top 3'. I tried the following in ...
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Product has been created but The post could not be saved. while creating a product in ubercart module

i am trying to create a product in drupal 6 by using ubcart module but this error occurs Product productname has been created. The post could not be saved. can i know what is the problem and how ...
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Save checkboxes value into another checkbox field

I'd like to save the value of a checkboxes field which is link to a product once I save my content type. I've created the code needed to create the product and the node. When the node is in creation ...
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Is there a way to make a keyboard shortcut for Save on the node edit page?

It would save a lot of time not having to scroll to the bottom of the page to save edits to a node. Are there modules which achieve this?
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Best hook to use to save a new node when a node is saved

I want programatically create a new node of type B (status message), immediately after a node of type A (e.g. gallery post) is added (or updated). Looking at this recipe, I see that I will have to ...
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D7: Custom fields inside nodes won't save; conflict with db_set_active()?

i am using a single PHP bootstrap file to import data from another database to drupal nodes. Unfortunately the custom fields do not show up inside the node. Can you guys give me a hint what i am ...
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Transactioning multiple node saves

I have a function that needs to add 3 different inner-related nodes, and I want it to be setup so if any one of their additions fails the previously added ones will not be saved (aka, either all three ...
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programmatically saving a node doesn't add any record to dblog

When I call node_save to save a node, no record for "a new node has been saved.." is added to watchdog. Is this normal? If yes, how do I also add a watchdog record? (without calling the watchdog ...
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Create a node Programmatically having Composed Field

I have a content type having composed filed (used Composed Field module for this). How can I create a node programmatically with composed field values?
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Problem with node_save within a loop

Within an instance of hook_submit (for a custom form), I'm trying to iterate over a list of nodes, updating each of them. The general outline is $x = node_load_multiple($nids); $data = array(--some ...
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Validation at node_presave in drupal 6

I received a somewhat complicated Drupal 6 application to maintain and unfortunately I am quite a newbie with Drupal. The task is to verify certain system variable is set before saving the node. Is ...
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Not able to save the selected custom populated option list

I have a cck select list where the options are populated by my custom code. There is no issue for populating the list but after that the selected options are not able to save. Is there any way to fix ...
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Adding a custom path for node

I have enabled the path auto and workbench modules in my drupal installation. I have to set the url alias once only. Once a node is published and url alias is generated, the url alias should not be ...
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Adding a date time field value within a node programmatically

[field_download_time] => Array ( [und] => Array ( [0] => Array ( ...
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Programmatically create node with select List

I'm trying to add nodes via a JSON feed. However, I'm having trouble setting the value of a select list field. I have this at the moment: $node->field_name[0]['nid'] = ...
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How to save autocomplete and date type fields while adding node programmatically?

I am creating a node programmatically and I have a field which is autocomplete and has number of values set to unlimited. In the code for adding the node programmatically ,the code is as given below ...
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What is the purpose of using node_submit() before node_save()?

I am creating a node programmatically , In the code given in the link http://timonweb.com/how-programmatically-create-nodes-comments-and-taxonomies-drupal-7 after creating a node, the code goes as ...
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Drupal 6 - form submission data loss from empty required fields

Scenario: Content profile node-type has new required fields added after many users have already filled out their profile info. (this scenario can work for any node-type). They go back to update ...
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Trivial Example of a Module that Creates a Content Type

I want to write a module that creates a content type with a title and one or more textfields. I'm having a very hard time simplifying the roles of each hook function call in the documentation of the ...
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Is it possible to get <any> form submission diff with Diff module

Diff module, from what i've seen works with node revision differences, not node edit submission diff. Is diffing any entity-related form submission possible programmatically through Diff module API? ...