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How can I allow users to receive e-mails whenever I update my blog in Drupal 7?

I have a blog in English and Japanese in Drupal 7. I created this blog using a custom content type and Views, not the built-in blog module. I have an RSS feed (made in Views) for each language. I ...
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If parent feeds (import) node is unpublished, how do I not include it in the import schedule?

If the parent feed imports a node (the form/node to input the feed URL, not the feeds importer) that is unpublished, I'd like to have it (the feed URL) not be included in the cron schedule to update/...
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How to import CSV feed into nodes with multiple taxonomy terms?

My question title says it all. I have feeds for importing and tamper for editing the data before being put into my nodes. I have my values delimited by commas and explode is making them into ...
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Import CSV to nodes/entities in Drupal 8 including a UI

What’s the best solution for importing CSV files into nodes or entities in Drupal 8 that offers a UI so content editors can import regularly? I’ve heard D8 Migrate works well but I understand there’s ...
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How to get addressfield geocoded on import with Feeds?

I am using Drupal 7.10 with the Feeds module 7.x-2.0-alpha4. The data I'm importing has address data that will be imported into my content type's address field, and the content type is also using the ...
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Programmatically import a feed

I can successfully import remote content using the Feeds module by manually clicking on the Import button. I need to execute the import process from code, either from a module or executing PHP code ...
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Feeds - Background process vs Batch API

I've being using Feeds to import a medium sized amount of nodes in a daily basis. I'm using Elysia cron in order to get fine tuning cron settings. Here's my flow : Every day at 02 am a cron task is ...
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Drupal 7 - How do I parse JSON data from a website and import them as Nodes and have them update hourly?

I have drupal 7 with the Feeds and FeedsJSONParser module installed, but I can't seem to figure out how to configure this to parse the feeds. I want to parse the following feeds into their own nodes: ...
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How to add multiple terms to a taxonomy reference field via feeds?

I would like to import a node with multiple taxonomy terms referenced in one of node fields. How can I do this with Feeds and Drupal 7 ?
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Import a big website using Feeds XPath Parser

I'm trying to import the content of a website with thousands of posts using Feeds and its related tools. I will import the content by accessing a page that contains all the links. I've tried ...
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Bulk import images into content image field

I've created a content type called "Products" wich has the following fields: code (Product's id) Title (Product's name) Description Image (Product's picture - image field) I've imported a list of ...
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Drupal 7 aggregator module with BBC persian feed

I am trying to import the BBC persian feed from http://www.bbc.co.uk/persian/index.xml using the Aggregator module in Drupal 7. For some reason, I always get the same link for the article for all the ...
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How to import nodes with entity reference field through feeds?

At the moment i have 2 content types. The first (Target Communities) is a kind of category listing. These nodes already exist. The second (Areas, many more nodes) shall be created from a csv import. ...
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How to prevent image files being duplicated while importing nodes with the Feeds module?

I have a large catalog import where the items often refer to a single common image (such as "brand_logo"). When I import the images via CSV parser, if the item refers to the same image file, an ...
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Migration from Joomla

I am going to start work on a website that is already developed in Joomla 1.5 What are the possible ways to migrate the contents from Joomla. PS: I have looked into joomla module but no luck! Any ...
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Feeds vs. Aggregator for rss [closed]

Is it fair to say that aggregator is retained in d7 core for legacy support, and that Feeds is the likely successor? Feeds covers more scenarios than aggregator, and appears to be better situated ...
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Feeds creates duplicate content each time cron runs

I have created a custom feed importer but each time it runs it creates the same content again. How can I make it only create the content once?
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Replace summary/description with another field in Views RSS output

I have a view for an RSS feed which uses the node output (only option it seems when RSS style is selected) so I cant choose custom fields. But, as the body field is 'text and summary' the RSS view ...
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How to add multiple terms to a taxonomy via feeds and tamper

I am importing nodes with taxonomy terms for one vocabulary. I have a set of terms that I would like to use that are set up with their own columns. I know feeds tamper can explode a set of data in ...
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Using Feeds to import multiple languages

I've already imported a data set of about 1500 articles, all in English. I have another set of the data with matching node ids but in different languages. Can I import a second file into Drupal 7 and ...
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Disable RSS feed

Is it possible to disable the RSS feed? I have a site that it isn't relevant for and just don't want it. If it is not possible, how can I restrict what appears? How does Drupal choose what content ...
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How do I debug my Feeds import not importing a field

I have a Feeds import set up to import products into Drupal Commerce (from csv). My product type has a number of term reference fields that also need to be assigned a value by import. Most of these ...
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How to keep/access copy of original Feed file when using HTTP Fetcher?

I've created Feeds importer to parse remote XML feed using HTTP Fetcher fetcher and I've created content type for that importer and Attached to it in Settings. So my feed and import works fine after ...
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RSS Feed does not validate using Views RSS module

Drupal version: 7.14 Views RSS version: 7.x-2.0-rc3 I am trying to validate an RSS feed in feedburner for a drupal blog. When I try to validate de xml file at feedvalidator.org I get this error ...
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Importing large content with Feeds and cron

I've used the migrate module in the past, it's great to import large amounts of content but it's pretty complex. This time I'm trying Feeds and Feeds_SQL to import from a mysql tables. It imports fine ...
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How to avoid duplication of data using feeds module?

I've set up a CSV importer using the Feeds module. My CSV is not a drupal file but one that i have, of my own. I've mapped the name of the coupon(a column in my CSV file) onto the title of my content ...
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Feeds: Hook after Import done

I am wondering how to implement a Hook after the import of one of my importers is finished. The last imported node and the name of the importer itself would be the parameters that i need to have at ...
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Splitting Atom categories into two fields

I am using Feeds to import an Atom feed into my site. The feed has categories as <category term="cat:Foo" scheme="http://www.sixapart.com/ns/types#category" /> <category term="tag:foo" ...
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Sync +- 70 000 records from CSV into drupal

I have a CSV file with approx. 70.000 records that I want to import into Drupal 7. Once this is done the client will provide a new CSV file on a daily base that has to sync the updated rows to Drupal. ...
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Feeds: use custom field as unique field for mapping

I am using D7, Feeds, XPath Parser. For mapping, I need to use a custom field as the unique field. I am retreiving data from booking.com and the unique value their is the hotel id, so i need to save ...
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Create RSS feed for content type = news?

I created a content type called news items in drupal 7. How do I tell D7 to create an RSS feed of ONLY news items? When I go to /rss.xml, it displays all content types, which is too much. I only ...
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How to show RSS icon for a views feed?

I created a feed for one of my views. I was under the impression that Drupal would automatically display an RSS icon on a view that has a feed? I see that page.tpl.php prints an icon: However, I'm ...
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How to I create a backup of my content ONLY?

I'm debating between using Feeds module and Backup and Migrate and I'm not sure which would be the best option here. Here's the scenario - I've two versions of the same site - both drupal 7, both ...
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How do I show a “read more” link in my RSS feed?

I need to trim down my RSS feed so that people come back to the site to read the full article, how might I do this and is there a preferred / best method?
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How to create an rss.xml feed on my Drupal 7 site?

I would like to set up an RSS feed on a new site, but having never done this before I am unsure of where to start. I've got an rss icon on my page and I would like to create a http://demo.drupalizing....
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CSV column with multiple values

I'm trying to use the feeds module to import structured data from a CSV file and map the values to node. I'm having an issue with a CSV field that contains multiple values. e.g. ingredients['peanut ...
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Programmatically create node using feeds

I'm creating nodes from XML using the Feeds module (great module BTW). function boardgamegeek_menu() { $items['games/add/%/%'] = array( 'title' => 'Boardgamegeek add game', 'description' ...
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Give an individual cron task for each Feeds import

Can I separate different import tasks? I have feeds module installed and it runs multiple import jobs per cron. So I would like to at least order them (give different weights to them).
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How to skip (don't update) some fields from existing node during import if this field already has a value?

I'm using drupal 7, feeds 7.x-2.0-alpha8. How to skip (don't update) some fields from existing node during import if this field already has a value? i.e. We periodically import some products with ...
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How to set published status to a static value while importing a CSV using Feeds

How can I set the published status of a node created by Feeds to unpublished for every node it imports? I am using a manually uploaded CSV file.
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How to remove HTML code from rss.xml

I want to remove all the HTML code from the feed created using the Views module, since LinkedIn doesn't seem to like it that way it comes. I have seen the module clean links, but I'm running Drupal 7 ...
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Views RSS post date removal

What is the best way to remove the post date from a views created RSS feed? I have a calendar that I have created a feed for, but it is being sorted by a cck date value, making the post date not ...
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How can I specify the URL alias when importing nodes into Drupal 7 (with the Feeds module)?

I'm importing a site into Drupal 7, using the Feeds module. I don't see any way to specify the URL alias for each node (which I want to control on most every page). How can I do this? (If the Feeds ...
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RSS feed not updating using feeds module

I have an RSS feed that has not been updated after the initial import. I actually managed to get it to update once using cron, but even that has since stopped working. Looking at the original feed, I ...
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How to map Feed Importer with my content type?

Here's my problem: I'm using the "Feeds" module to import data from different RSS feeds. One of the feeds is: http://www.happynews.com/rss/.aspx As you can see, one of the elements is the "link" of ...
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Remove the ability to import previous imported file

I'm guessing someone must have done this before but I can't find a module for it. In Feeds the last file you imported can be seen by name on the left hand side. Next to the 'Browse' box. If the ...
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How to Auto Publish nodes based on set interval?

I have nodes being generated from a Feeds import on a periodic basis, however when they are imported I would like them to be queued to be published on an hourly basis (or x minutes) I have looked at ...
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How to import nodes and their translations from a csv using Feeds?

Is there a way to provide the original and translated values of the title and the body in a csv for example, and the Feeds module to produce the translated nodes automatically (and synced with the ...
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Pulling WordPress Featured Images using Aggregator to Display Them

I'm using Drupal 7's Feed Aggregator to pull WordPress posts. I have a block with a view displaying these posts (3 of the most current rss feed items). My question is how can I pick-up WordPress's ...
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Commerce Feeds: Multiple values in one field or multiple fields?

Goal What I'm trying to ultimately accomplish is create tiered pricing based on quantities. The client is selling different prices depending on quantity. I'm trying to figure out what is the simplest ...