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Not getting dictionary items/values for non en languages from web db

We are using Sitecore Headless. We are not getting dictionary values for non en languages from web db which is used for preview site. We tried to get the dictionary values using Graph QL Query. We ...
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Sitecore Fallback Dictionary Not Fallback

In Dictionary Domain folder for a SXA site, there is a field called "Fallback Domain". I have set that value to Shared site's Dictionary from SXA sites. But when the site doesn't have a ...
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how to create Sitecore dictionary folder under dictionary domain programmatically

I am trying to insert a new country item under the path /sitecore/content/Corporate/MasterSite/MasterSite Dictionary/Country programmatically. Is there any way to achieve the above requirement?
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Disable dictionary service call in get starter JSS/react template

I am using the Getting Started template, and I can see the dictionary call is initiated by default. How to disable this call?
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How we can add global and local dictionary folder for multi site implimentation in Sitecore?

I have to use a dictionary as shown below : If the dictionary phrase is there on the local site dictionary folder, it should take from there. If it is not present in the local dictionary folder, it ...
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Sitecore nested Bucketing

We are having list of dictionary items where the Dictionary folder is a bucket, and the Dictionary entry is a bucketable item. Often, we are having Dictionary folder inside another Dictionary folder, ...
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Headless Dictionary Service not working

I am using Sitecore Headless Services Server XM 18.0.0, and the Layout Service(like: /sitecore/api/layout/render/jss?item=) is working just fine. But when I tried to use the Dictionary Service I got ...
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Is there anyway that I can use new line character \n in Dictionary labels without the extra backslash being added?

Just trying to format a dictionary label using \n characters and when it is returned via API. The new line characters have been escaped with an extra backslash. Is there any way I can turn this off ...
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Where can we use dictionary?

We would like to use dictionary in our project but we don’t know exactly in which scenario we can use the dictionary. Kindly someone assists with it and explain where we can use it in the project.
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Storing paths to pages in Sitecore

We are using dictionaries in our project for adding static values from the code. For example : string path="sitecore/content/home/ContactUs" instead of path using dictionary and passing ...
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How do you access JSS Dictionary values programmatically in C#?

We have a jss application that makes use of the JSS Dictionary to display values in the application. At the same time, we would like to re-use the same content labels in an email that is being sent ...
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Does SXA have OOTB support for Dictionary text stored at a per-site level

Does SXA have out of the box support (i.e. some API method to call) for Dictionary text stored at a per-site level? If so, how is this enabled?
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Where to create list of countries

I have to create a list of all the countries available because I need the list for a dropdownlist in multiple custom forms. So I tried to create this list in the sitecore dictionary, but I don't know ...
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Updating Dictionary items requires multiple publishes

Whenever I edit a dictionary phrase in the Content Editor, after I hit save, the change is reflected in the Experience Editor, which is great. However, I want to see this change in my web database as ...
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Sitecore dictionary labels showing keys instead actual text phrases

We have upgraded our website from Sitecore 8.2.4 to Sitecore 9.0.2. While on a local standalone environment the dictionary items are translated as expected, on a scaled environment (1 CM and 1 CD) the ...
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Sitecore jss dictionary service returns the same values

Sitecore jss dictionary service returns the same values. In one moment dictionary contained one values and after change config to get that dictionary values not from default dictionary, i get them but ...
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Sitecore JSS does not deliver dictionary entries from pathes specified in config files

Sitecore JSS does not deliver dictionary entries from pathes specified in config files. https://xxx.local/sitecore/api/jss/dictionary/xxx/en?sc_apikey={6B8DB342-F35D-481F-8C16-87B7319B6F6E} returns ...
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How to get app name for jss dictionary

How to get app name for jss dictionary, for request /sitecore/api/jss/dictionary///. Neither throws 404 error if not using sc_apikey or Unknown app name?
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Access to Dictionary items for Content Authors

How to provide access only to the dictionary items under System node for content authors? We don't need to expose other items under /sitecore/system/ node. Content Authors already provided with "...
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Strange working of dictionary in Sitecore JSS

I am experiencing strange workings of the dictionary in Sitecore JSS. As mentioned in https://jss.sitecore.net/#/sitecore-net-dev?id=for-sitecore-net-developers, I have created an item of template /...
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Sitecore Dictionary Performance question

We are working on a multilingual sitecore solution and have been seeing some performance issues related to Sitecore Dictionary calls. Especially what I am seeing is increased direct SQL queries every ...
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Dictionary access denied

hey folks I'm running an upgrade package on sitecore 8.0 (from update 3 to 7) and I noticed it started taking a long time to process. I verified the logs and ran into hundreds of these error messages: ...
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Dictionary items editable in experience editor?

Anyone know if there is any easy way of making a dictionary item editable in experience editor could be using glass or not? I've seen some examples where custom pipelines have been built but wondering ...
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Dictionary, getting key instead of phrase randomly

We have a site that loads a fair deal of data via web api from inside our own project and have stumbled upon some odd behavior regarding dictionaries. It seems that it more or less randomly succeeds ...
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Fixing wrong wizard titles

I use the WFFM module for a client. The problem is just that there are wrong texts in the wizard for inserting a form: Select Insert an existing form, press next. The subtitle under Select a Form is ...
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