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1 hour ago, gregory said:

Hi Soma, I need to create a menu with the centered logo as in the attached example. My idea is to create two different menus. How can it be done?
Thank you

 

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I solved by excluding pages. Great! :lol:

 

 

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Hi everyone, me again.

I have a problem with my MarkupSimpleNavigation Setup. This is the structure (the important part of it):

- about
	- news (visible in navigation an marked "active" when news-items are selected
		- news-item 1 (not visible in navigation, link will be on the news site)
		- news-item 2  (not visible in navigation, link will be on the news site)
		- news-item 3 (not visible in navigation, link will be on the news site)

From what I found in the forums I have the following php-code for the markup navigation:

<?php
                    
                        /*
                          MarkupSimpleNavigation Example for Bootstrap 2.3.2 Multilevel Navbar
                        */
                        // load MarkupSimpleNavigation module
                        $nav = $modules->get("MarkupSimpleNavigation");
                        /* SETUP HOOKs ------------- */
                        // hook to have custom items markup 
                        $nav->addHookAfter('getTagsString', null, 'customNavItems');
                        function customNavItems(HookEvent $event){
                            $item = $event->arguments('page');
                            // first level items need additional attr
                            if($item->numChildren(true) && count($item->parents) < 2){
                                $title = $item->get("title|name");
                                $event->return = '<a href="#" class="dropdown-toggle" data-toggle="dropdown">' . $title . ' <b class="caret"></b></a>';
                            }
                            
                            // submenus don't need class and data attribs
                            if($item->numChildren(true) && count($item->parents) > 1){
                                $event->return = '<a href="#" class="active">' . $item->get("title|name") . '</a>';
                            }
                        }
                        // hook to add custom class to li's that have submenu
                        $nav->addHookAfter('getListClass', null, 'customListClass');
                        function customListClass(HookEvent $event){
                            $item = $event->arguments('page');
                            // if current list item has children and is level 2 from root
                            if($item->numChildren(true) && count($item->parents) > 1){
                                $event->return = ' dropdown-submenu'; // adds class to li
                            }
                        }
                        /* Render Navigation Markup ---------------- */
                        $navMarkup = $nav->render(
                            array(
                                'max_levels' => 3,
                                'parent_class' => 'active',
                                'current_class' => 'active',
                                'has_children_class' => 'dropdown', // all li's that have children
                                'outer_tpl' => '<ul class="nav navbar-nav pull-right">||</ul>', 
                                'inner_tpl' => '<ul class="dropdown-menu">||</ul>', 
                                )
                            );

                    echo $navMarkup; ?>

 

I want the navigation link "news" to show the template "news" with links to the "news-items" (that's what I have). "News" should always be "active" when "news" or "news-item" are clicked. What am I missing here?

this is what it looks like so far: http://rolspace.net/hd/energiegossau/uber-uns/news/

Thanks for your help.

Roli

 

 

 

 

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I?m not sure I understand the problem. The "News" entry has a class "active" as it should, but it doesn't show the children as they're hidden dropdown. Seems more like a problem with your html css js.

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35 minutes ago, Soma said:

I?m not sure I understand the problem. The "News" entry has a class "active" as it should, but it doesn't show the children as they're hidden dropdown. Seems more like a problem with your html css js.

aaah! now I see! sometimes, you don't get the most obious things. Thanks Soma!

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When adding a hook, how do I target the last item in the navigation, regardless of its page id (especially if that page changes)?

What I am trying to do is adding a clickable link that opens a UIKit modal containing the PW search form.  It works just fine if I set the code as a link/button somewhere in the page, but what I want to do is to have it as a menu item. The last item in the menu would be 'Search', and when clicked, will open the modal.

I've tried using a hook (my first time trying hooks), and I got this far using the demo HookEvent:

function myItemString(HookEvent $event){
    $child = $event->arguments('page'); // current rendered child page
    // any logic with $child possible here
    if($child->id == 1016){
        // set the return value of this hook to a custom string
        $event->return .= '<li><a href="#modal-example" title="Search" uk-toggle>Search</a></li>';
    }
}

// setup the hook after on ___getItemString($class, $page) method
$nav->addHookAfter('getItemString', null, 'myItemString');

This adds the 'Search' link after page 1016, but what I want to do is append it to the end of the menu, regardless of what that page id is, keeping it there if the client decides to move page 1016 from the last spot.  Can anyone point me in the right direction? Thanks!

PW 3.0.62
UIKit 3.0
Markup Simple Navigation 1.3.4

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Mhh... I think I ran into this problem before and solved it somehow, but can't remember how...

  'item_tpl' => '<a href="{url}">{title} <span>({numChildren})</span></a>',

The {numChildren} counts hidden and unpublished item as well.

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@billjoseph I think what need to do is simply test if it is the last child of its parent.

$parent = $child->parent;
if($parent->children->last === $child) ...

 

 

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On 8/24/2017 at 8:45 AM, Soma said:

@billjoseph I think what need to do is simply test if it is the last child of its parent.


$parent = $child->parent;
if($parent->children->last === $child) ...

 

If the page is the last "unhidden" page in the admin page tree pages, it works. 

I've got my 404 page and Search Results page as the last two items, both hidden, and I like to keep the tree organized that way, so I modified the logic to this:

$parent = $child->parent;
if($parent->children->last(!hidden) === $child)...

and it seems to work!

Thanks, @Soma for getting me back on the right track with this!!

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@billjoseph

I may be missing something here but why not simply modify the outer_tpl template in $options to include the Search button? Then it would always be the last item in the menu.

'outer_tpl' => '<ul>||<li><a href="#modal-example" title="Search" uk-toggle>Search</a></li></ul>',

 

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@psy

So, yeah, here's where I throw myself on the mercy of the forums.  I will swear to you up and down that I tried that first and it didn't work, but now, of course, it does.  Maybe I had the <li> outside the </ul>? Maybe I just like to overthink it?

Either way, now I've got two different ways to do it!!

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13 hours ago, psy said:

@billjoseph

I may be missing something here but why not simply modify the outer_tpl template in $options to include the Search button? Then it would always be the last item in the menu.


'outer_tpl' => '<ul>||<li><a href="#modal-example" title="Search" uk-toggle>Search</a></li></ul>',

 

This is correct and I do that as well, just only works to add something at the end. I assumed he want to add to a end of a pulldown.

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I want to create a navigation menu with dropdowns in Bootstrap 4 (ProcessWire 3.0.62 and MarkupSimpleNavigation v1.3.4).
This was possible in Bootstrap 3, but I have yet to see it work with Bootstrap 4.


CODE - FAILS (Bootstrap 4)

    <ul class="navbar-nav mr-auto mt-2 mt-lg-0">
    <?php
        $treemenu = $modules->get("MarkupSimpleNavigation");
        echo $treemenu->render([
            'max_levels' => 2,
            'show_root' => false,
            'parent_class' => 'active',
            'current_class' => 'active',
            'has_children_class' => 'dropdown',
            'outer_tpl' => '<ul class="nav navbar-nav">||</ul>',
            'inner_tpl' => '<ul class="dropdown-menu">||</ul>',
            'list_tpl' => '<li%s>||</li>',
            'list_field_class' => 'nav-item',
            'item_tpl' => '<a href="{url}" class="nav-link">{title}</a>',
            'item_current_tpl' => '<a href="{url}" class="nav-link">{title}</a>',
            'code_formatting' => true,
        ], $page);
    ?>
    </ul>

OBSERVED OUTPUT:

    <ul class="navbar-nav mr-auto mt-2 mt-lg-0">
        <ul class="nav navbar-nav">
            <li class="active dropdown nav-item"><a href="/foo/" class="nav-link">Foo</a>
                <ul class="dropdown-menu">
                    <li class="nav-item"><a href="/foo/bar/" class="nav-link">Bar</a></li>
                    <li class="nav-item"><a href="/foo/baz/" class="nav-link">Baz</a></li>
                </ul>
                </li>
            <li class="dropdown nav-item"><a href="/alfa/" class="nav-link">Alfa</a>
                <ul class="dropdown-menu">
                    <li class="nav-item"><a href="/alfa/beta/" class="nav-link">Beta</a></li>
                </ul>
                </li>
        </ul>
    </ul>

EXPECTED OUTPUT (GOAL):

    <nav class="navbar navbar-expand-md navbar-dark bg-dark">
      <a class="navbar-brand" href="/">EnormiCorp</a>
      <button class="navbar-toggler" type="button" data-toggle="collapse" data-target="#navbarTogglerDemo02" aria-controls="navbarTogglerDemo02" aria-expanded="false" aria-label="Toggle navigation">
        <span class="navbar-toggler-icon"></span>
      </button>

        <ul class="navbar-nav mr-auto mt-2 mt-lg-0">
            <ul class="nav navbar-nav">
                <li class="active dropdown nav-item"><a href="/foo/" class="nav-link">Foo</a>
                    <ul class="dropdown-menu">
                        <li class="nav-item"><a href="/foo/bar/" class="nav-link">Bar</a></li>
                        <li class="nav-item"><a href="/foo/baz/" class="nav-link">Baz</a></li>
                    </ul>
                    </li>
                <li class="dropdown nav-item"><a href="/alfa/" class="nav-link dropdown-toggle" id="dropdown1" data-toggle="dropdown" aria-haspopup="true" aria-expanded="false">Alfa</a>
                    <ul class="dropdown-menu" aria-labelledby="dropdown1">
                        <li class="nav-item"><a href="/alfa/beta/" class="dropdown-item">Beta</a></li>
                    </ul>
                    </li>
            </ul>
        </ul>
    </nav>


CODE - WORKS (Bootstrap 3)

    <div class="navbar">
        <div class="container">
            <?php
                $treemenu = $modules->get("MarkupSimpleNavigation");
                echo $treemenu->render([
                    'max_levels' => 2,
                    'levels' => false,
                    'show_root' => true,
                    'parent_class' => 'active',
                    'current_class' => 'active',
                    'has_children_class' => 'dropdown',
                    'outer_tpl' => "<ul class='nav navbar-nav vertical-align-bottom'>||{$editlink}</ul>",
                    'inner_tpl' => '<ul class="dropdown-menu">||</ul>',
                    'code_formatting' => true,
                ], $page);
            ?>
        </div>
    </div>


See also:
https://getbootstrap.com/docs/4.0/components/navbar/
https://getbootstrap.com/docs/4.0/components/dropdowns/

 

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8 hours ago, SwimToWin said:

Issue posted in separate topic (to prevent this topic from becoming too long):
MarkupSimpleNavigation - Navigation menu with dropdowns in Bootstrap 4

@SwimToWin

Moderator note:

I understand the concern of topics becoming too long (and it is something we are looking into), however, I am afraid we do not address the issue in this manner, i.e., by starting other topics in other places. This is MarkupSimpleNavigation's support forum, hence, it is the correct place to discuss your issue. Thus, I have reverted your topic here.

 

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@SwimToWin I don't think I can help you on this as I have no time and no interest in maintaining bootstrap navigations. The module isn't made for it anyway. Maybe someone else who uses bootstrap stuff can help you out?

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@Soma You may be right that the request is beyond "simple navigation". It's a cool module and has worked well for me in many other projects.

I have created a plain Processwire solution that supports dropdowns and multi-language using Bootstrap 4 markup, will post it when time allows.

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Hello,

Im having some problems making my menu to look like it should. I tried everithing, just can't figure it out. Any help is appreciated. ;) Im using MarkupSimpleNavigation.

My HTML looks like:


					<ul class="navbar-nav ml-auto">
						<li class="nav-item active">
							<a class="nav-link" href="index.html"><span class="sr-only">(current)</span>Home</a>
						</li>

						<li class="nav-item dropdown drop_single ">
							<a class="nav-link dropdown-toggle" data-toggle="dropdown" role="button" aria-haspopup="true" aria-expanded="false" href="javascript:void(0)">Pages</a>
							<ul class="dropdown-menu dd_first">
								<li><a href="page-aboutus.html">About Us</a></li>
								<li><a href="page-team.html">Team</a></li>
								<li><a href="page-member-details.html">Profile</a></li>
							</ul>
						</li>
					</ul>

I tried with: And many other combinations ...

<?php 

$options = array(
	'parent_class' => 'nav-link dropdown-toggle',
    'current_class' => 'current',
    'has_children_class' => 'nav-item dropdown drop_single',
    'levels' => true,
    'levels_prefix' => 'level-',
    'max_levels' => null,
    'firstlast' => false,
    'collapsed' => false,
    'show_root' => true,
    'selector' => '',
    'selector_field' => 'nav_selector',
    'outer_tpl' => '<ul class="navbar-nav ml-auto">||</ul>',
    'inner_tpl' => '<ul class="dropdown-menu dd_first">||</ul>',
    'list_tpl' => '<li%s>||</li>',
    'list_field_class' => '{nav-item dropdown drop_single}',
    'item_tpl' => '<a href="{url}" class="nav-link dropdown-toggle"><span class="sr-only">(current)</span>{title}</a>',
    'item_current_tpl' => '<a href="{url}"><span class="sr-only">(current)</span>{title}</a>',
    'xtemplates' => '',
    'xitem_tpl' => '<a href="{url}" class="nav-link"><span class="sr-only">(current)</span>{title}</a>',
    'xitem_current_tpl' => '<span>{title}</span>',
    'date_format' => 'Y/m/d',
    'code_formatting' => false,
    'debug' => false
);

$treeMenu = $modules->get("MarkupSimpleNavigation"); // load the module
echo $treeMenu->render($options);

?>

But can't get it right, not sure where Im wrong here.

 

Thank you very much

R

Edited by kongondo
Moderator Note: Moved your post to the module's support forum

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Guys, me again. I'm still trying to wrap my head around this module. How can I achieve the following structure:

Home
-- Submenu 1 (anchor #)
-- Submenu 2 (anchor #)
...

Products
-- Submenu 1 (anchor #)
-- Submenu 2 (anchor #)
...

and so on.... I need a clickable first menu-level (home and products are main sites and need to remain clickable). and then I need the submenus to be anchors, so clicking on the link jumps to the correct position on this or the other page. Is this possible. Or is it done differently in Processwire? Url segments maybe (tried to understand this, but no luck..)?

Thanks for any help...

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MarkupSimpleNavigation is really nice if you show the real path of your document structure in your url.

But in your case you always show the parents url, then I would go another way and do it yourself like:

echo '<ul>';
foreach($pages->get('/')->children as $item){
  $class = '';// for marking the parent li

  if($item->id == $page->id) { $class = "parent"; }
  echo "<li class='{$class}'><a href='{$item->url}'>{$item->title}</a>";// open toplevel li
  // if there are childpages
  if($item->children){
    echo '<ul>';
    foreach($item->children as $anchor){
      // you would have to set the anchor targets to the name of the page
      // note: $item->url # $anchor->url because you need the parents url 
      echo "<li><a href='{$item->url}#{$anchor->name}'>{$anchor->title}</a></li>";
    }
    echo '</ul>';
  }
  echo '</li>';// close toplevel link li
}
echo '</ul>';

 

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On 08/11/2017 at 9:10 PM, Roych said:

Im having some problems making my menu to look like it should. I tried everithing, just can't figure it out. Any help is appreciated. ;) Im using MarkupSimpleNavigation.

My HTML looks like:



					<ul class="navbar-nav ml-auto">
						<li class="nav-item active">
							<a class="nav-link" href="index.html"><span class="sr-only">(current)</span>Home</a>
						</li>

						<li class="nav-item dropdown drop_single ">
							<a class="nav-link dropdown-toggle" data-toggle="dropdown" role="button" aria-haspopup="true" aria-expanded="false" href="javascript:void(0)">Pages</a>
							<ul class="dropdown-menu dd_first">
								<li><a href="page-aboutus.html">About Us</a></li>
								<li><a href="page-team.html">Team</a></li>
								<li><a href="page-member-details.html">Profile</a></li>
							</ul>
						</li>
					</ul>

I tried with: And many other combinations ...

@Roych

What sort of output are you getting with your MarkupSimpleNavigation code? We can't tell what is not working if we can't see the output :).

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On 10.11.2017 at 9:11 AM, Donald said:

Hi everyone,

I just do not understand how to use css styles with markup simple navigation in the right way.

Could anyone post very basic examples for a complete markup simple navigation tree (with the options and the css styles) for a very basic responsive recursive navigation. If possible with hamburger button for small displays or a basic recursive accordeon  navigation.

Very basic examples would help as long the navigation is responsive and recursive and as the styles already added.

There's nothing special about it. Just as you normally would style a navigation. The module doesn't do that for you, it just outputs a nice clean nested UL, just a few classes for parents and active.

https://www.smartmenus.org/docs/ Is a simple JS Script to generate dropdowns and also resposive. You can drop the smartmenu plugin with their CSS and mobile hamburger button as in the docs (further down) and add the id and class to the outer tpl <ul id="main-nav" class="..."> of MarkupSimpleNavigation and it works out of the box,

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      Long story short, Wireframe is a module that provides the "backbone" for building sites (and apps) with ProcessWire using an MVC (or perhaps MVVM... one of those three or four letter acronyms anyway) inspired methodology. You could say that it's an output strategy, but I prefer the term "output framework", since in my mind the word "strategy" means something less tangible. A way of doing things, rather than a tool that actually does things.
      Wireframe (the module) provides a basic implementation for some familiar MVC concepts, such as Controllers and a View layer – the latter of which consists of layouts, partials, and template-specific views. There's no "model" layer, since in this context ProcessWire is the model. As a module Wireframe is actually quite simple – not even nearly the biggest one I've built – but there's still quite a bit of stuff to "get", so I've put together a demo & documentation site for it at https://wireframe-framework.com/.
      In addition to the core module, I'm also working on a couple of site profiles based on it. My current idea is actually to keep the module very light-weight, and implement most of the "opinionated" stuff in site profiles and/or companion modules. For an example MarkupMenu (which I released a while ago) was developed as one of those "companion modules" when I needed a menu module to use on the site profiles.
      Currently there are two public site profiles based on Wireframe:
      site-wireframe-docs is the demo&docs site mentioned above, just with placeholder content replaced with placeholder content. It's not a particularly complex site, but I believe it's still a pretty nice way to dig into the Wireframe module. site-wireframe-boilerplate is a boilerplate (or starter) site profile based on the docs site. This is still very much a work in progress, but essentially I'm trying to build a flexible yet full-featured starter profile you can just grab and start building upon. There will be a proper build process for resources, it will include most of the basic features one tends to need from site to site, etc. --
      Requirements and getting started:
      Wireframe can be installed just like any ProcessWire module. Just clone or download it to your site/modules/ directory and install. It doesn't, though, do a whole lot of stuff on itself – please check out the documentation site for a step-by-step guide on setting up the directory structure, adding the "bootstrap file", etc. You may find it easier to install one of the site profiles mentioned above, but note that this process involves the use of Composer. In the case of the site profiles you can install ProcessWire as usual and download or clone the site profile directory into your setup, but after that you should run "composer install" to get all the dependencies – including the Wireframe module – in place. Hard requirements for Wireframe are ProcessWire 3.0.112 and PHP 7.1+. The codebase is authored with current PHP versions in mind, and while running it on 7.0 may be possible, anything below that definitely won't work. A feature I added just today to the Wireframe module is that in case ProcessWire has write access to your site/templates/ directory, you can use the module settings screen to create the expected directories automatically. Currently that's all, and the module won't – for an example – create Controllers or layouts for you, so you should check out the site profiles for examples on these. (I'm probably going to include some additional helper features in the near future.)
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      This project is loosely based on an earlier project called pw-mvc, i.e. the main concepts (such as Controllers and the View layer) are very similar. That being said, Wireframe is a major upgrade in terms of both functionality and architecture: namespaces and autoloader support are now baked in, the codebase requires PHP 7, Controllers are classes extending \Wireframe\Controller (instead of regular "flat" PHP files), implementation based on a module instead of a collection of drop-in files, etc.
      While Wireframe is indeed still in a relatively early stage (0.3.0 was launched today, in case version numbers matter) for the most part I'm happy with the way it works, and likely won't change it too drastically anytime soon – so feel free to give it a try, and if you do, please let me know how it went. I will continue building upon this project, and I am also constantly working on various side projects, such as the site profiles and a few unannounced helper modules.
      I should probably add that while Wireframe is not hard to use, it is more geared towards those interested in "software development" type methodology. With future updates to the module, the site profiles, and the docs I hope to lower the learning curve, but certain level of "developer focus" will remain. Although of course the optimal outcome would be if I could use this project to lure more folks towards that end of the spectrum... 🙂
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      Please let me know what you think – and thanks in advance!
    • By tcnet
      PageViewStatistic for ProcessWire is a module to log page visits of the CMS. The records including some basic information like IP-address, browser, operating system, requested page and originate page. Please note that this module doesn't claim to be the best or most accurate.
      Advantages
      One of the biggest advantage is that this module doesn't require any external service like Google Analytics or similar. You don't have to modify your templates either. There is also no JavaScript or image required.
      Disadvantages
      There is only one disadvantage. This module doesn't record visits if the browser loads the page from its browser cache. To prevent the browser from loading the page from its cache, add the following meta tags to the header of your page:
      <meta http-equiv="Cache-Control" content="no-cache, no-store, must-revalidate" /> <meta http-equiv="Pragma" content="no-cache" /> <meta http-equiv="Expires" content="0" /> How to use
      The records can be accessed via the Setup-menu of the CMS backend. The first dropdown control changes the view mode. There are 4 different view modes.
      View mode "Day" shows all visits of the selected day individually with IP-address, browser, operating system, requested page and originate page. Click the update button to see new added records. View mode "Month" shows the total of all visitors per day from the first to the last day of the selected month. View mode "Year" shows the total of all visitors per month from the first to the last month of the selected year. View mode "Total" shows the total of all visitors per year for all recorded years. Please note that multiple visits from the same IP address within the selected period are counted as a single visitor.
      Settings
      You can access the module settings by clicking the Configuration button at the bottom of the records page. The settings page is also available in the menu: Modules->Configure->ProcessPageViewStat.
      IP2Location
      This module uses the IP2Location database from: http://www.ip2location.com. This database is required to obtain the country from the IP address. IP2Location updates this database at the begin of every month. The settings of ProcessPageViewStat offers the ability to automatically download the database monthly. Please note, that automatically download will not work if your webspace doesn't allow allow_url_fopen.
      Dragscroll
      This module uses DragScroll. A JavaScript available from: http://github.com/asvd/dragscroll. Dragscroll adds the ability in view mode "Day" to drag the records horizontally with the mouse pointer.
      parseUserAgentStringClass
      This module uses the PHP class parseUserAgentStringClass available from: http://www.toms-world.org/blog/parseuseragentstring/. This class is required to filter out the browser type and operating system from the server request.
      Special Feature
      PageViewStatistic for ProcessWire can record the time a visitor viewed the page. This feature is deactivated by default. To activate open the module configuration page and activate "Record view time". If activated you will find a new column "S." in the records which means the time of view in seconds. With every page request, a Javascript code is inserted directly after the <body> tag. Every time the visitor switches to another tab or closes the tab, this script reports the number of seconds the tab was visible. The initial page request is recorded only as a hyphen (-).
       
    • By MoritzLost
      This module allows you to integrate hCaptcha bot / spam protection into ProcessWire forms. hCaptcha is a great alternative to Google ReCaptcha, especially if you are in the EU and need to comply with privacy regulations.

      The development of this module is sponsored by schwarzdesign.
      The module is built as an Inputfield, allowing you to integrate it into any ProcessWire form you want. It's primarily intended for frontend forms and can be added to Form Builder forms for automatic spam protection. There's a step-by-step guide for adding the hCaptcha widget to Form Builder forms in the README, as well as instructions for API usage.
      Features
      Inputfield that displays an hCaptcha widget in ProcessWire forms. The inputfield verifies the hCaptcha response upon submission, and adds a field error if it is invalid. All hCaptcha configuration options for the widget (theme, display size etc) can be changed through the inputfield configuration, as well as programmatically. hCaptcha script options can be changed through a hook. Error messages can be translated through ProcessWire's site translations. hCaptcha secret keys and site-keys can be set for each individual inputfield or globally in your config.php. Error codes and failures are logged to help you find configuration errors. Please check the README for setup instructions.
      Links
      Github Repository and documentation InputfieldHCaptcha in the module directory Screenshots (configuration)

      Screenshots (hCaptcha widget)

       
       

       
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