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I put a mini-login block in the left column of home. But when I am trying to log-in from there, it takes me to the log-in page with no errors.

In my search, I have seen that we should use a variable form_key, but I am not sure about where should I place it.

Here is my code i put in \app\design\frontend\base\default\layout\customer.xml

<customer_logged_out>
    <reference name="left">
        <block type="customer/form_login" name="customer_form_mini_login" before="-" template="customer/form/mini.login.phtml"/>
     ...
</customer_logged_out>
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form_key should go in your customer/form/mini.login.phtml file.

<?php $formKey = Mage::getSingleton('core/session')->getFormKey();?>
<input type="hidden" name="form_key" value="<?php echo $formKey; ?>" />
  • where exactly i should put this code? i must replace certain code ? also i need to add the "form_key" on my block? – Yaren Sep 2 '15 at 1:34
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    nvm i am a dork it should be placed inside the <form action="<?php echo $this->getPostActionUrl() ?>" method="post"> ..... </form> before the block-content. Thx for the answer! – Yaren Sep 2 '15 at 1:38

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