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Parse feed items into nodes, but also get full html from link by scraping the site

I am using feeds to create nodes from an rss feed. I also use feeds imagegrabber to grab the image from the webpage. But I can't seem to follow the links to each item and scrape it. The feeds usually ...
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Description field has no text format

The Feed module successfully imports a RSS feed. However the Description field does not display. I can only see it if I click on "Edit". The problem is that the feed-items do not have a text format. ...
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Combining Feeds (with teasers) on the homepage?

I want to combine several feeds (several internal blogs from my site and several external feeds) and post them on the homepage. I want to use teasers to only show part of each post. How should I do ...
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How to choose language for date field in views rss feed?

I am maintaining a bilingual Drupal 6 site with German being default language and English as secondary. The site offers an RSS feed of German articles. This RSS feed is generated with Views and Views ...
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RSS feed problem

I'm using feed aggregator to receive RSS feeds, but when I click to update the item it gives me these errors: The feed from News seems to be broken, because of error "Mismatched tag" on line 27. and ...
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Include images in Aggregator feed

Drupal 7. I'm bringing in an RSS feed, and for the most part it's working. It's not, however, bringing in the images with each entry. I tried adding an to the list of allowed tags in the admin ...
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How to block a content type from the RSS feed

I simply want to remove one of my content types from being displayed in the feed, I can't find a solution anywhere - I would have thought there would be an option under Content Types which says "Don't ...
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Approach to removing extra space at beginning of RSS file?

I ran the RSS xml file through W3C's RSS validator. The results say: line 2, column 0: XML parsing error: <unknown>:2:0: XML or text declaration not at start of entity I'm not sure how to ...
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How to import multiple values in a text field with Feeds module?

In my content type, I have a text field that allow an illimited number of values. How do I configure Feeds to import multiple datas in this kind of field?
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A good way to import tweets, blogpost, flickr photos, slideshare, [closed]

I'm building a "social corner" on my website and I need to import quite a lot. I've got these accounts: Twitter 2 blog Slideshare Flickr YouTube channel I'm using the feeds-module at this moment,...
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Best way to trigger multiple Feeds importers?

I have three importers set up and working fine; all creating nodes from an XML file using HTTP fetcher. The created nodes reference each other (using Node Reference), so the importers must run in a ...
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Why won't this update in hook_update_n() run in batches correctly?

I am working on this issue in the Feeds issue queue: https://www.drupal.org/node/2341407 I am trying to make the updates to the importers run in batches. I can't figure out why this won't run in ...
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How to prevent Content type from appearearing in built-in Search results

I've got thousands of nodes which were created by importing using a Feeds module. I only want them to be searchable via the views search form, not by the built-in site search. Is it possible to ...
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Using the Feed Import module, I can not map for “address field”

I use the Feed Import" to import nodes. The other fields were OK, but I cannot map the address field provided by the Address Field module. I edited the feed, used "Enter field name," and set to "...
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Importing and filtering RSS feeds into nodes

I'm looking for the best way to import a feed, say BBC News, and filter through all the content so only articles containing a keyword are stored in the database. I'd like each item to be shown as a ...
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Is it possible to replace the original RSS content?

Is it possible to replace the original RSS generated for the front page by custom content? I know how to create custom RSS channels using views, but not how to replace the original RSS.
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How do I prevent my content's title from appearing in the <description> tag of my RSS feed?

I have a newly migrated Drupal 8 site and am noticing that the RSS feed displays the Title of a node twice in my feed reader. This is because a node's title is output both in the feed item's <title&...
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How to programmatically alter feed item values before saving

Feeds Tamper does this job, which allows me to "tamper" with feed items' values before saving it to an entity. My question is how can I do that programmatically in Drupal 8 with a custom module.
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Views: Link Title using Text URL field (GUID)

I've created a feed within aggretator that I am displaying using views. I have a title field and a separate GUID field, which contains the link to each specific item's audio podcast. However, when I ...
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Feed's Regex find replace problem

Hello Drupal community, I'm finding some issues in a tamper used in feed's module. I want spaces to be deleted in a field that contains numbers. Something that changes "00 00 00 00 00" into "...
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HTML in square brackets -> output as normal HTML

We do import (using Feeds_ex) some data into Drupal (we do not control data-source we use to import data) and these data contains HTML in a brackets. so far I have found these 3 brackets: 1. [b]bla ...
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External RSS Feed in View [duplicate]

I am looking for a module or way to use an external RSS feed in a view. I know this was easily done in Drupal 6, but I can't seem to find much on Drupal 7. I am trying to use Views RSS, but there is ...
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Special non-utf-8 characters appearing in feed imported from a windows based system?

I have a custom feed importer that import content from an external feed. The import happens on cron and everything is working fine except that the content comes with special non-utf-8 characters. I ...
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feeds not update exist node and only add them

I am using feeds module in order to import node from csv file, The mapping equation is and the updating criteria set to and my csv file contain this guid,field_type,field_model,field_cost, 1,...
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Cannot acquire lock for source node / 0

This error showing when I tried to import a CSV file on my live site. Same file I tried in local site working fine. Cannot acquire lock for source node / 0. The modules I am using are the ...
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How does the mapping of the Feeds module work?

Does the mapping of the tables from source to destination should be completed, if I have 6 fields in the source table? Should I list all 6 fields, or can I only put 1 field to map if I only want that ...
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How do I replace a comma with a line break using feeds tamper?

When trying to import a feed using Feeds and Feeds tamper, I want to insert a new line at the commas (for displaying address in a nice format). The screenshot shows what I'm trying to achieve: The ...
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How to override aggregator_block_view() in the aggregator module?

Can anyone tell me how to override aggregator_block_view in the aggregator module? I have a feed I need to alter the html for and at the moment aggregator just turns the output into an unordered list....
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Create a RSS feed of file attachments to a particular node

I am looking to create a RSS feed of file attachments, filtered by the node they are attached to. for instance the feed URL would be: node/253/rss-attachments.xml where 253 is the node ID in ...
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Feed items field from Feed node

I'm looking for a way to make Feed items inherit a field value from its parent Feed importer node during the import. The idea is to later use this field value in views filter. In my case this field ...
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Creating special RSS channels

How can I create RSS channels for certain content type or it's subtype (certain taxonomy terms from that content type, so that users can effectively filter the information they need). thank you
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access denied feed/[id]/import for a feed item

I am dealing with an older d8 site that has a feed item of a custom type with custom processor. When I go to admin/content/feed and click on an existing one and I go to feed/id/import I get access ...
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Best method of importing a large csv file with fields containing multiple values and sub-fields like paragraphs and field collections

I exported an old Drupal 7 site using the Views data export module. Now I need to import this back into my new Drupal 7 site, but some of my fields contain multiple values and fields that have sub ...
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hook_feeds_processor_targets_alter - how to set a value not in the feeds source?

I need to import a csv that has only two fields (date and name) to a content type that has 3 fields: date name file The file field should be set as the name of the file being imported. My code ...
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How do I programmatically populate a field if another one is empty?

I have a CSV feed running and it currently works perfectly. The client now wants to populate a certain field with a sub-string of another field if the first field is empty, on import. I can't see a ...
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User field imported with Feeds but not showing in user edit page?

I'm using Feeds Importer to create users from a csv file, in my Drupal 7 site. It works perfectly, except one case. I added some custom fields to user profile and I can set all them with my importer, ...
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Automatically import data from Google spreadsheet using feeds module

I have data in a Google docs spreadsheet. To import that data I currently have to download the spreadsheet as a csv file and then import using the Feeds module. What I am trying to work out is if ...
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Feeds import - Skip importing item based on some condition

I am making API call to import data into Drupal. The API provides 2 filters by which I can get the data. Now I want to apply additional filter on the returned data and only save data which validate ...
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How download images from ftp

I imported products with the help of feeds via commerce product processor. The images from http://example.com/image.jpg downloaded successfully. But why does not loading the images from ftp://account:...
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Feeds Import - Entity Reference mapping

I have a "Buildings" content type. Within that content type I have a building_id field, which contains the building ID. I have an "Employee" content type. Within that content type I have an entity ...
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How to bulk delete nodes by ID? [closed]

I have a large csv of nodes that need to be deleted from the database. I need something like feeds but for deleting. I know this can be accomplished easily via a custom module but I'm just wondering ...
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How to use Commerce Feeds to Import Stock for the Commerce Stock module?

I have the Commerce Stock module enabled for my products in Drupal Commerce. But I cannot import data to the stock fields: When I set up the correct product processor, I can't see the Stock field ...
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How to see the filenames imported by the Feeds module?

Is there any way to see the past filenames that have been imported by the Feeds module (using Drupal 7)? I am trying to warn people if they try to import a file that has already been uploaded by ...
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How can I put the feed import page on a different page and not have it on the node add page?

I want the user to be able to either add a new asset by using node/add or import a CSV, but on different pages. Right now both options come out on the add page. How can I put the feed import page on ...
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localhost not showing /import

If I navigate to http://localhost:8080/import I am taken back to the index page. If I navigate to http://localhost:8080/?q=import I am take to the import page. If I navigate to http://localhost:8080/...
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Drupal 7 + Solr - Importing feeds after website restore leads to 1062 Error

I’m developing on localhost, using Drupal 7 with the Search API with Solr module. After performing a restore from backup, I needed to reimport several items from a feed. I set up my feed importers, ...
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How to display rss from external site into a view and sort them? [closed]

I want to import RSS from an external website and then display them in a view content pane. I also have to sort them by date. The External RSS contains Title, Body and Date but the Date is hidden by ...
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Why source is empty object for hook_feeds_after_parse in dpm()?

Working on a module that modifies some CSV files before it's processed by feeds_import. I use the hook_feeds_after_parse($source, $result). The processing and $result is ok. But the object $source of ...
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Feeds Setup to Automatically Update and Delete Nodes

I have an RSS feed from which I use Feeds module to fetch data from this to create nodes of a particular content type, I then use Views to display this information. What settings do I use to setup ...
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Does Views RSS display deals with relationship

I have a content type "Event" which has a relationship with the content type "Category", via the node reference field 'category_ref'. The "Category" content has a field "Image". I have figured out ...