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Where I can find vector or PSD files for Sitecore topology drawings?

At https://doc.sitecore.com/developers/91/sitecore-experience-management/en/sitecore-configurations-and-topology-for-azure.html there is topology drawing shown (like https://doc.sitecore.com/...
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Why does multi-location Azure make adding templates so slow?

We are deploying a multi-location Sitecore deployment into Azure. The CMS and one CD runs out of Europe. For front end performance reasons we are also hosting a CD over in Australia - a CDN is not a ...
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Sitecore 9 in Azure PaaS : Add Application Insights SDK

For Sitecore 9 on Azure PaaS and newer versions, what is the best practice to Add and configure the Application Insights SDK in Visual Studio to generate some telemetry in Visual Studio. As we are ...
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How to configure a single Azure B2C Application for different sites under Sitecore? [closed]

How to configure a single Azure B2C Application for different sites under Sitecore, the b2c can reply on single domain but we have around 70 different domain
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Are there specific configuration requirements for Redis in Azure?

We're attempting to configure Azure Redis cache, I'm confident the connection string is correct as the logs suggests it's been able to make a connection. However my knowledge of using Redis with ...
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How to force Sitecore to use &$filter not &search in Azure Content Search Provider

A query built using the Sitecore Azure Content Search Provider doesn't produce the query that I was expecting. The result is that far too many results are returned. The purpose of the code is to find ...
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How to add custom language to Sitecore on Azure PaaS Web Apps?

I want to create custom new languages. On-premise or IaaS I can use https://marketplace.sitecore.net/en/Modules/Custom_Language_Registration.aspx to register a new language. Does anyone have some ...
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Slow cshtml compilation on Azure WebApps

We are having serious issues in the startup (boot) time of our application. After carefull investigation we have discovered that the most time is consumed by first-time-visit compilation of the ...
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SQL Azure Master DB - masteruser password discrepancies

I have 2 Sitecore 9.02 Scaled Azure environments. They are PROD and UAT. All the databases are SQL Azure. The marketing team have been adding a lot of content on PROD and I want to take a bacpac of ...
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What does connection strings look like when we use failover group on Azure?

I have two Azure SQL servers and a failover group that allow Sitecore to refer to the other SQL server in case of disaster recovery. I have just installed Sitecore version 8.2.7 but I cannot login ...
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On-premises to PaaS while not using MVC (WebForms implementation)

We have a project which is running on Sitecore 9.0.2 however this was build using traditional form rendering rather than MVC rendering. We would like to move this project on cloud - Sitecore PaaS. ...
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Sitecore Rebuild Index: Request size exceeded Azure Search Service limits

During index rebuild at Azure, I am getting error System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: Exception has been thrown by the target of an invocation. ---> System.AggregateException: One or ...
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Azure Sitecore WebApp 500 errors after config change

I'm currenlty experiencing some problems with a basic Sitecore setup on Azure. I deployed a simple XP0 environment with Powershell. Then I made a change in the connectionstrings.config (Kudo) for ...
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You do not have permission to view this directory or page

I just managed to create a new instance of Sitecore 8.2 on my Azure account. When I'm going on the administration panel http://mySitecoreinstance/sitecore/, I get this error message : You do not have ...
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Migrate SQL DB to Azure SQL

We are facing issues while moving an existing Sitecore master db from an on premise SQL Server instance to an Azure SQL Server. The BACPAC file is almost 5 GB. The above error appears on - Enabling ...
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How do you check if your configuration for Azure Search is working on Sitecore 8.2.7?

According to this official guide "Configure Azure Search"(https://doc.sitecore.net/sitecore_experience_platform/82/setting_up_and_maintaining/search_and_indexing/configure_azure_search#...
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xConnect WebApps on Azure PaaS not working

I installed the vanilla Sitecore 9.0 version from Marketplace on Azure PaaS with XP and extra small configuration and select the option self signed certificate for xConnect client certificate, but ...
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Automatic Deployment Azure .update Package Error, 'Sitecore.Install.Serialization.IOUtils' threw an exception

We are doing automatic Azure deployments (blue/green) with .update package installations. We are using Octopus deploy to Azure, with remote Powershell script to install the .update package and do a ...
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URL rewrite for naked domain to www domain in Azure app service

We've got a Sitecore 9 Azure app service instance that we're having a singular issue with. We've got redirects set up as follows: <rule name="Redirect to www" stopProcessing="true"> <...
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Using ASE (App Service Environment) to Secure Endpoints in Azure PaaS

I have found Azure Sitecore PaaS has security limitations where you cannot secure the internet facing endpoints of the PaaS Apps. The only way to totally secure App endpoints in Azure is to put them ...
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Sitecore 9.01 Azure PaaS XP Scaled XP The certificate was not found

I have deployed our Sitecore 9 application to an Azure Scaled PaaS XP environment. i have used the marketplace and selected a 9.01 infrastructure. Our automated deployment has succeeded and our code ...
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Sitecore 8.1 update 2 on Azure environment gives “Access denied for debug folder of path /sitecore module/debug” when trying to login

We are getting a weird issue on CM environment.(Sitecore 8.1 update 2) Pages works fine when direct url is used, but error comes when we try login to sitecore AppPool recycle solves the issue ...
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Sitecore 9 Update 2 - Azure Database Type and Sizes

We are in process of designing the infrastructure architecture to host sitecore 9 update 2 in azure. This requires us to appropriately size all the databases for Sitecore 9. Also I can't find any ...
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rebuild the xDB index in Azure Search didn't finished

I followed this article to rebuild the xDB index in Azure Search. About 2 hours after the rebuild index process started, i noticed that the rebuild process seemed to stopped (document of xdb-...
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CM server Sitecore 9 Update 1 is hosted on the Azure with XP Scaled didn't see the owin.initialize pipeline

I have used the pipeline profile and found the owin.initialize pipeline isn't available on the CM server which is hosted on the Azure App service. I have used the Sitecore 9 Update 1 - XP Scaled. ...
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Sitecore 9 Infrastructure (roles and services required) Design in Azure

We need to setup infrastructure for Sitecore 9 update 2 in azure PaaS. To achieve this we first need to identify which one is must/optional for costing. Have been reading all Sitecore documentations ...
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Accessing log files in application insights for Sitecore 9 in Azure app service

I've been reading several blog posts about application insights and Sitecore logs, and I've not been able to get the proper configuration working. This is using Sitecore 9 ARM templates on Azure app ...
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XConnectClientConfiguration.InitializeAsync() hangs on Azure Web App

When I try to initialize my XConnectClientConfiguration when running on an Azure App Service, the call to cfg.InitializeAsync() simply hangs. The controller trying to connect to XConnect eventually ...
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All Sitecore 8.2.x Azure Topologies seem to be effected because of TLS issues

In any Sitecore 8.2.x when using Experience Analytics when opening up chrome debugging there appears to be an error around TLS, there would be the same error when .Net code will be calling another ...
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How to add Custom Databases to Sitecore Azure Deployment?

I am using Sitecore Azure Toolkit for packaging and deployment. I was wondering if there is a way to add custom databases (databases created by myself, other than core, master, web, etc.) to the ...
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Azure PaaS ARM template installation error - “Invalid URI: The URI is empty”

Could anybody please help on below. I'm getting below error after 1 hour of execution in powershell script while installing sitecore on Azure PaaS using ARM template but I can access CM and CD server ...
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Setting up SSL for Solr behind a Load Balancer on Azure

I have an Azure Load Balancer in front of two Solr servers in a Master/Slave configuration. This is a Sitecore 9 Update 1 build, so Solr is running SSL. For the CD Servers that will be pointed to ...
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Could not find configuration node: contentSearch/indexConfigurations/indexUpdateStrategies/syncMaster

So, we're running Sitecore 9 on Azure. For some reason, on our CD, we're seeing the above error. You can see the full error message below. I haven't been able to find a lot of helpful information ...
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How to Stop a Sitecore resource group in Azure PaaS

Is there any way to disable or stop the whole resource group temporary? We can stop the individual’s WebApps within the resource group. The whole idea is to save the cost of the services if I am not ...
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Sitecore Azure deployment failed : The password does not meet policy requirements [duplicate]

I am trying to install Sitecore 9.0 Update-2 on Azure PaaS using MarketPlace but I am getting the below error during deployment: {"code":"c","message":"At least one resource deployment operation ...
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Dianoga implementation issue on the Azure Paas

I have implemented the Dianoga in my dev environment, while the final solution is deployed on azure paas. Could not resolve type name: Dianoga.Invokers.MediaCacheAsync.Pipelines.Initialize....
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When deploying Sitecore in Azure, how do you fix (or prevent) a slot lock? [closed]

We are deploying a Sitecore web application via CI/CD in Octopus to an Azure Staging slot. The deployment randomly fails with the following error: New-AzureRMWebAppSlot : Cannot acquire exclusive ...
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Optionally Overriding Sitecore Settings with AppSettings (from Azure)

Background So long story short. We all know and use (right?) the established Sitecore Best Practice for not modifying vanilla configuration files. We use config patches (or config overrides, as some ...
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SwitchOnRebuild with SolrCloud not working

We are running Sitecore 9.0.0 (Initial Release) on Azure with SolrCloud (6.6.2) and getting close to go-live. We are using Sitecore's SwitchOnRebuild functionality for indexing so that the indexes ...
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Can't bootstrap/initialize a new Sitecore Commerce 9 instance on Azure App Service

Just starting messing with Sitecore Experience Platform/Commerce 9.0 update 1 on Azure's App Service, managed to deploy it fairly easily, but now I'm stuck during the bootstrap/initialization part. ...
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Max concurrent workers/Max concurrent sessions

We have 11 client Sites hosted on Azure PAAS setup with SQL on standard S2 tier. We also have planned to remove Inrole cache and Implement SQLSession Cache on these Production servers. For all 11 ...
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The `style` prop expects a mapping from style properties to values, not a string

Created Sitecore 9 update 1 on Azure Web App using the Azure Marketplace. JSS packages have been installed successfully and also JSS deploy command successfully: jss deploy package --includeContent --...
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Using TDS sync with Azure PaaS and Sitecore 9

We're setting up a QA environment in Azure PaaS and we're working to figure out the best way to publish things. The code seems to be easy with VS 2017, but we're trying to figure out how to get TDS ...
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Sitecore Azure vs Sitecore WebApp vs Sitecore on Azure PaaS

What is the difference between Sitecore Azure and Sitecore deployed on Azure PaaS. i.e. if I have Sitecore license and I procure an Azure PaaS server and install Sitecore on it, is it something ...
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Copy of the certificate that the Azure Marketplace wizard generates?

I have used the Azure Marketplace to create a new deployment of Sitecore Experience Cloud (XP). During the wizard I selected Autogenerate self-signed certificate. Can I download the certificate after ...
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Azure Sitecore 9.0.1 XP1 Paas XConnect 500 errors after DNS CNAME and SSL cert added to Site

I have a Pass Powershell Arm installed Sitecore 9.0.1 XP1 install. Verified that analytics were working (Collecting and reporting visits in the Experience Analytics Dashboard. We installed DNS CNAME ...
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How can I improve startup times content management in Azure PaaS?

On our Sitecore 9.0.1 in Azure PaaS, we notice that the first load of pages in the sitecore backend (login, desktop, experience editor, content editor) takes a lot of time. For now we implemented some ...
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Powershell script fails on trying to start website when installing the Sitecore 9.0.1

My powershell script fails when I try to run it on the Azure VM. The local installation passes successfully. Any help is appreciated :) > [-------------------------------------------- ...
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How to share Sitecore caches (item, data, prefetch,etc NOT session state) on Azure PaaS between Web Apps

I can't find any docs on this so I assume it's not possible, but... If you run Sitecore in Azure PaaS and have scale-out enabled (e.g. you're running 2x S3 instances) then can you have a shared/...
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Custom index field returning “Server Error in '/' Application. Could not find add method: AddComputedIndexField”

I am trying to create a commuted index field in sitecore 9 but can't get the configuration to work. I have a local environment which is running Solr and also environment is Azure. I have added the ...