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Event Calendar Module - Upcoming Events from Multiple Calendars


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VicfromPerth

Community Member, 8 Posts

17 July 2012 at 4:34pm

Hello

I have three event calendars on my site and I would like to display the upcoming events on the home page. The problem is, I can only get it to display events from my first calendar (but the calendar I want to use on the home page is not the first one).

I have tried in the template using

<% control UpcomingEvents(5, 'calendar') %>

and also
 <% control UpcomingEvents(5, calendar) %>

where my URLSegment is calendar, but it is still getting the events from the first calendar in the database.

Can anyone please help me with how I get it to show a different calendar?

Thank you
Vicki

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VicfromPerth

Community Member, 8 Posts

18 July 2012 at 2:30pm

in case anyone else is trying to work this out I wound up changing the upcomingEvents function called from my HomePage.php (mysite/code/HomePage.php) from:

function UpcomingEvents() {
		return DataObject::get_one("Calendar")->upcomingEvents(5);
	}

to
function UpcomingEvents() {
		return DataObject::get_one("Calendar", "URLSegment = 'calendar'")->upcomingEvents(5);
	}

If anyone has a better solution i would love to hear it as obviously if my client changes the URL this will no longer work.