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Use for all Sitecore 8+ page editing questions specifically using the Experience Editor.

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Sitecore placeholder is not visible on experience editor

I have applied few placeholder in view rendering and also created placeholder in placeholder setting in Sitecore. In placeholder settings "Editable" is true but placeholder is not getting visible on ...
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Disable inline editing of rich text fields in Experience Editor

How can I disable inline editing of rich text fields in Experience Editor? I still want the users to be able to click the edit icon in the toolbar popup (leftmost icon in the attached screenshot) so ...
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Some files/functionality missing in one of the Sitecore 9 setup

I have sitecore 9 installed on a couple of environments. On just 1 of the environments, the ribbon icons are visible in the XP editor. In the other environments, no icons are appearing in the ribbon ...
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Lock the item in Experience Editor

We have upgraded from Sitecore 6.6 to Sitecore 8.2 We are getting a weird issue when user opens a page in the Experience Editor and locks page to edit it. We expected to get edit options but we are ...
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How can I adjust the size of popup dialog in Experience Editor?

I have just started to use Sitecore a few months ago and I would like to change the size of the popup dialog in the Experience Editor as shown below. How and where can I change the size of this popup ...
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Getting a HTTP 500 upon opening the Experience Editor in Sitecore 8.1

On a long running site a certain user always gets an HTTP 500 when opening the Experience Editor in Sitecore 8.1. This also persists if I create a new user with the same roles, leading me to believe ...
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Experience Explorer 403 forbidden on sitecore api ajax call

I'm encountering an issue which I can't resolve : using explore mode in the experience editor, I get 403 errors when trying to see any of the data from the current visit (the tabs and accordions are ...
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Getting ClientSide Piplines to fire

I am on Sitecore.NET 8.0 (rev. 160115) January 15, 2016 .NET Framework 4.0.30319.42000. I am trying to follow these instructions on how to fix a fixed position navigation So, I created the Js file &...
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Modifying redirect URL after inserting page in Experience Editor

When using "Insert page" in Experience Editor you get redirected to the newly created page/item (after choosing the template and the item name). How can I modify this redirect URL so that I can add a ...
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Create item through ItemService REST API fails with InternalServerError (500)

I'm trying to create an item through the ItemService RESTful API, but when I call this I get an InternalServerError (500), and in the log file there's this error: ERROR [Sitecore Services]: System....
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How to add / view component items to / in a route

I have some questions about adding items on Sitecore route. Here is an example : I created MyCarrousel item that display images. My Sitecore tree : Content (directory) MyCarrousel (item) Home (...
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jQuery not working properly with Experience Editor

I'm struggling to get jQuery to work properly in Experience Editor. I found this question and tried all the answers on that page, but none of those work for me. So basically I have a clean page in ...
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How to reuse component data item in Experience editor

I created an item TestComponent-1 under my Test route. This is the display of my TestComponent-1 Now I navigate to my Test2 route through experience editor and add TestComponent-1 item. This is the ...
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Experience Editor Button Field Editor Button with Image Field Uploading in Client Language

I have a field editor button made from the template in core /sitecore/templates/System/WebEdit/Field Editor Button which has an image field id in the field Fields. When a user clicks on the edit frame,...
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Sitecore Commerce Demo Site not Rendered on Experience Editor

I installed the Sitecore Commerce 9 update 1. I followed steps from this site https://buoctrenmay.com/2018/03/24/step-by-step-guide-for-sitecore-xc9-update-1-installation-on-your-machine/ After ...
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Images disappear from the Rich Text Fields when the text is removed in the Sitecore Experience Editor

We have several content modules that include a rich text field. We are able to add images to these fields in the experience editor. However... If an image is added using the insert image button ...
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Components showing as Items in the content tree

Quite new to Sitecore and I have come across something I have not seen before which I hope someone can explain. I have noticed in a site that I have inherited that any components added to a page ...
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Native Dynamic Placeholders overlap on the Experience Editor

I am using the Sitecore 9 default implementation of Dynamic Placeholders, and everything works fairly well. However, the one issue I've had is that the Dynamic Placeholders all overlap each other in ...
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How to create a custom button for experience editor that creates a new rendering?

Right now I'm in the process of expanding our experience editor functionality. I've followed these articles for adding chrome around renderings and placeholders, and now I'm trying to extend this ...
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Sitecore AB Testing with different components

I know I am touching a bit of Personalization here. But I am trying to understand something pretty basic. I want to do A/B testing but not with a different set of content (data source) but two ...
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Disable Sitecore FXM

I would like to know what is the best way to disable Sitecore Federated Experience Manager (FXM) in Sitecore 8.1? We are not really using any Sitecore's XP features. One way I know of is to remove ...
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Error in Sitecore.FXM.Pipelines.SaveUI.RemoveDeletedClientActionsProcessor - Sitecore Experience Editor while saving

So i get a weird error in Experience editor while saving. it says "An Error Occurred" and I cant understand really what's happening. I looked at the logs and all i can see is a very generic exception....
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Experience editor, error when adding new component 'Could not find the rendering in the HTML loaded from server'

In Experience editor, the following error appears in the F12 Console when adding a new component with any rendering: 'Could not find the rendering in the HTML loaded from server'. I am logged in as ...
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sc_site on template standard values [duplicate]

When opening the experience editor on the standard values of a template, the sc_site=website parameter is passed in the URL. In my multisite setup I have different sites specified. The codebase takes ...
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Explore sides have no data

I have a multisite where I'm facing something strange. On one of the sites, when I got to Explore there is no data or profiles in the left menu, but it works on the other sides. And an image of where ...
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Could not get item with id exception when opening a page with Experience Editor

We are facing an odd error when opening a page in Experience Editor: An error occurred. [Log message: Could not get item with id:{EA2F948D-613B-4392-837E-96FC933FEFE1} from database:master] The ...
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What is the “Control bar” checkbox on Experience Editor “View” tab supposed to do?

Today a content editor asked me what the "Control bar" checkbox on the Experience Editor "View" tab is supposed to do - and I did not know. In our instance, clicking the checkbox doesn't seem to do/...
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Error while adding link to the content body - Web.config registration missing

We are facing a issue while adding a link to the content body and creating a new item in our application using content editor. Exception thrown: Web.config registration missing! Description: ...
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Automatic locking of datasource items, but not unlocking

I have an issue with developers editing datasources for components in a page and those components being left locked after they have saved and left the page. Example is editor edits Page A, which has ...
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How to Detect Editor if it is in EXM body editor

Is there a way to detect the experience editor I am at is the editor in Email Experience Manager message body?
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403 Forbidden error on saving form after opening experience editor

A few days ago I posted this question:- 403 Forbidden when saving form I was facing an issue where whenever I tried to save the form,I would get the 403 forbidden error in the console. After ...
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How to hide all the ribbons except the workflow one in experience editor

I have a requirement of hiding all the ribbons except workflow ribbon so that content approver concentrates on only workflow .how do i achieve this ?what is the right way of hiding this ? our sitecore ...
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Upgrading to version 1.7 does not render component

We have a Sitecore 9.0 instance with an SXA version 1.5 and recently we created a new instance of Sitecore 9.0.1 with SXA 1.7. We have all our contents serialized through Unicorn and when we synced ...
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Workflow with experience editor

When a content is changed in Sitecore Experience Editor, I would like to send an email with a link, where any one can view the changes and the one who approves or rejects can still do it (maybe using ...
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Add “New Folder” button to datasource picker [closed]

I'd like to enable content editors to better structure their local datasources in the Sitecore Editor when using the experience editor to select datasources for renderings. I'd like them to be able ...
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Sitecore Site using custom database on custom site

Sitecore 9.0.1 I've tried to create a new site definition that's associated with a custom publishing target database. I have the database registered, publishing targets built, content completely ...
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Experience Editor overwriting items edited elsewhere

I have an interesting problem. On my home page I have multiple controls that link to items (articles). The controls are in the Final Rendering of the home page and the data source for the control is ...
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Cannot read property 'context' of undefined

After migration from Sitecore 8.2 Update-5 to Sitecore 9 Update-1 I see JavaScript error in Experience Editor mode. For example: I have a content page. Under content page I'm storing datasource ...
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“Forbidden” error when attempting to create test through Experience Editor

I need some help on creating Content level testing in my pages through Experience Editor. I get a "Forbidden" message when trying to create a test on a page on my website page through Experience ...
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Redirecting any CM page URL to Experience Editor mode

I am on Sitecore 9 update 1 , XP1 topology-Azure PaaS environment. I am looking for an option of redirecting any Content Management URL to Experience Editor mode. It will redirect login if not logged ...
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How init custom check box value on Ribbon at Experience editor

I have created a custom checkbox that I show at ribbon in Experience Editor (with SPEAK style) and basically, it works. but I can't init default state of this checkbox correctly. Could anyone help ...
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Sitecore Edit Frame issue

I am having issues when passing Guid as the data source for edit Frame. When I populate the Guid directly it works fine but while binding it from model am getting an error message Code: @using ...
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Experience Editor always asks to save after adding workflow comments

When I add comment to the workflow transitioning from one state to another. Experience editor always asks to save the page as shown below: Is there a way not to show this pop-up? Or Can this be ...
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SXA theme show in Experience Editor, but not on published site unless I publish the whole site

I can edit and view my custom SXA theme in the Experience editor with the Creative Exchange Live, but the theme doesn't appear on the website unless I publish the whole site. I tried to publish the ...
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Prevent content authors removing html from the experience editor

I have been working on a Sitecore 9 migration project. The client told us to use the existing html and stylesheets and use SXA as much as possible. We have used RichText control in a few places but ...
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Uncaught SyntaxEditor: Unexpected token Error while accessing Experience Editor using Federated Authentication

I've got federated authentication set up for Azure AD. I am using Sitecore 9.0.1 on Azure App Service. I ran into an odd problem when going into Experience Editor that I can't duplicate with a "local" ...
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Show Edit item button for a rendering in experience editor

How do I enable or show the "Edit Item" button for a rendering? I see this when looking at example Habitat Project (8.x version), but I don't see on my Sitecore 9 implementation.
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HttpAntiForgeryException (0x80004005)

The Experience Editor is showing the following message: A serious error occurred please contact the administrator Sitecore logs are displaying the following information: 6732 11:46:21 ERROR Error ...
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Subpage of website cannot be edited in Experience Editor

I seem to have a weird problem with my dummy website. I am learning about Sitecore via their e-learning tutorials, and currently have a front page with sub page. The problem is with the sub page, ...
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Experience Editor painfully slow

I am getting painfully slow performance when using the experience editor in sitecore 9.. I have several modules added to the page (inside nested dynamic placeholders), and any change seems to take an ...