How to create custom widget in Yii2

This tutorial will show you how you can create your own custom widget in Yii2. Widgets are reusable blocks and they are used in your views. The main advantage of Widget is you can write once and reuse it wherever you need […]

Yii2 – GridView set default sort column

This tutorial will teach you, setting default specific sort column for your GridView. With the following code you can set specific column as default sorting column. Possible sorting options are SORT_DESC and SORT_ASC. […]

How to send e-mail from YII2 Application

Hi there, This tutorial will show you how to send emails from yii2 application. Sending emails from yii2 application is not a tedious task, in fact we just need to edit/add the config options in your config file. Yii2 […]

How to use mPDF In Yiiframework 2

Hello there, Today I would like to show you how to integrate mPDF library with Yii framework 2.First let me give you some basic information about mPDF. mPDF is a PHP Class by using this we can easily generate PDF files […]

How to create custom Component in Yii2

Hi there, Today I would like to write a simple tutorial on creating custom Component in Yii2 and I will show you how to use created component in your application. Here is the simple steps, just follow the step at the end […]

Yii2 Transaction

In this tutorial I would like to show you how we can use transactions in YII2. A transaction is used to run a group of operations in single process means transaction is a unit of work. Why should I use transaction? In […]

How to remove index.php from URL in Yii2

To remove the index.php, create a file called htaccess at the root/web/ of your YII2 site. You can find out more about .htaccess here, but for our purposes here we just want to use it to hide index.php in our URLs. Not […]

How to make a drop down list in yii2

In this post I would like to show you how to create a drop down list in yii2. This tutorial will help you to display the array data or model data in drop down list. I am using activeForm. Drop down list syntax Drop down […]