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How to Add Multi Select Filter in Magento 2 Admin Grid

How to Add Multi Select Filter in Magento 2 Admin Grid

Have you ever needed a Magento 2 admin grid that is filterable by more column’s values, i.e. something from multiselect drop-down? For example, you want to export customers with 3 different groups and you have to select a group thrice and export the data for all the 3 one by one. However, if you want to filter all 3 of them together, you cannot perform a single action as the default Magento 2 allows applying only one filter at a

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How to Disable Cache for Block Using XML in Magento 2

How to Disable Cache for Block Using XML in Magento 2

The Magento 2 caching is important for page load speed. Nevertheless, it causes trouble with the customizations that require the dynamic content output. Not all the time can you go for the caching, based on your business requirements. But there’s a way out. You can disable cache for particular blocks only. This way, you can disable cache for block using XML in Magento 2. For example, you have implemented a block that behaves differently for the desktop and mobile. If

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How to Add Validation in System Configuration in Magento 2

How to Add Validation in System Configuration in Magento 2

Magento 2 is a flexible platform that allows extending its functionality to satisfy the business requirements. Data validation is one such integral part that needs to be implemented for any type of E-commerce stores. Not only frontend, but you may also want to add validation in system configuration in Magento 2. For example, validate the Email, check for the blank field, etc. Using the below solution, you can validate any type of input fields in the Magento 2 stores configuration

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How to Remove Image URL from sitemap.xml in Magento 2

How to Remove Image URL from sitemap.xml in Magento 2 4

As per Google, a sitemap can contain a maximum of 50000 URLs with a maximum size of 50 MB (Uncompressed). If you have a bigger website having thousands of URLs, you may require to exclude image URLs from the sitemap to fit the validation or you need to breakdown the list in multiple sitemaps. SEOs may want sometimes to focus only on crawling pages and not the images. It’s because Google automatically indexes images when it indexes the pages. And thus,

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How to Update Layout Using Observer in Magento 2

How to Update Layout Using Observer in Magento 2

The default Magento 2 layout can’t be enough to create an attractive and eye-catching storefront. The layout must be in accordance with the business and customer type that helps in gaining more traffic and help in conversion. However, to change the layout you need to follow the below solution. I have posted this method to update layout using observer in Magento 2 store. Method to Update Layout Using Observer in Magento 2: Create events.xml file at path [Vendor]\[Module]\etc\frontend\events.xml [crayon-5dac8a385dc7e122655249/] Create

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Meetanshi Magento Extensions Launch and Updates September [2019]

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With the goal to improve Magento 2 platform each day, the team started its September with enthusiasm that led to such excellent development work delivery! But we didn’t stop there. Not only offering new extensions but also updating the existing ones is part and parcel of our improvement and progress. And we did keep it up this month too! Meetanshi is proud to announce the new releases for Magento 2 extensions in September and the updates in the favorite oldies!

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How to Add CLI Commands in Magento 2

How to Add CLI Commands in Magento 2

You already have the list of Magento 2 SSH commands. Command Line Interface (CLI) allows the developers to use default commands to manage modules and indexes, generate classes and carry out database updates. The good news is, Magento developers can add their own custom CLI commands. Today, I have come up with a solution to add custom CLI command in Magento 2. Magento 2 CLI commands are useful for tasks like: Install Magento Update database schema Cache clear Managing indexes,

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How to Trigger an Event on Magento 2 Save Store Configuration

Trigger an Event on Magento 2 Save Store Configuration

Many times, the default Magento 2 falls short in the functionalities that are essential for an E-commerce store and hence using the events is a must thing to extend the functionality. Magento 2 triggers admin_system_config_changed_section event after the save store config action is performed. You may want to use this event to use to get the value from a third party API and throw an error if unmatched. For example, when using the barcode generator to create barcode labels and print

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How to Create Custom Image Attribute for a Customer in Magento 2

How to Create Custom Image Attribute for a Customer in Magento 2

A picture can express a thousand words! Do you want the Magento 2 store customer to upload a profile picture? Or you require them to upload a picture of important documents like license, signature, etc. The default Magento 2 does not support for the same. Hence, the post gives the programmatic method to create custom image attribute for a customer in Magento 2 as shown in the figure: The frontend customer can use it as shown here: Steps to create

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How to Add a Custom Column in Magento 2 Products Grid

How to Add a Custom Column in Magento 2 Products Grid

The default Magento 2 product grid makes it easy to add a column for displaying values for any product attribute. As they are already available under column control of the products grid toolbar. You just need to tick the check/uncheck for that product attribute under Columns control to show/hide values. However, to add a custom column in Magento 2 product grid that is not a product attribute is not supported by default Magento 2. You need to apply the below solution

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