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When trying to run the following code on my local machine

var _deviceCache = new DeviceDetectionCache();
var device = _deviceCache.GetDeviceInformation(Request.UserAgent)

I am getting the following exception

device detection is disabled at Sitecore.CES.DeviceDetection

Most of the articles I found spoke about how Sitecore uses Netbiscuits to detect devices, and how to set goals based on device detection but I still haven't found anything on where to enable to it, and if I can enable it on a local machine.

Thanks.

Further info : I'm using Sitecore 8.1 (rev. 151207)

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In the sitecore/Settings folder, set DeviceDetection.Enabled to true Add the enable Sitecore.CES.DeviceDetection.config file in the (App_Config/Include/CES/) folder

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  • It's already set to true, could there be something else?
    – Muradious
    Oct 6 '16 at 10:23
  • You need to have the Device Detection enabled as part of your license. You can get it from the App Center I believe. May 3 '18 at 18:40

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