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Optimization tab is missing from Sitecore Experience Editor Ribbon

I see that this Optimization tab (in screenshot) is missing from my Sitecore Experience Editor Ribbon. I checked and Xdb is enabled and working fine. Can somebody suggest what can be the reason for ...
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Data is always empty in Sitecore Personalized Experience

In my Sitecore instance, I have added different personalization rules on different components. I want to see the effect of these personalization rules. But in Personalized Experience dialogue, the ...
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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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Preview mode opens blank page

I am facing an issue that whenever I preview any page from the Sitecore content tree, it displays a blank page. Although the pages have the page design set correctly and are displayed correctly on the ...
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Overriding styles of email templates for Sitecore Exm

I need to use Sitecore email templates after overriding its styles to be of different theme colors. There is a place holder named styles override that is not accepting any renderings Also, I find ...
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How to apply styles for partial designs in SXA?

I'm creating the header for an SXA site. I created a new header Partial Design, and then in Experience Editor added some stuff from SXA toolbox. So now, how do I apply (my custom) header CSS classes ...
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A potentially dangerous Request.Path value was detected from the client (:) [closed]

I followed the steps on https://jss.sitecore.com/docs/client-frameworks/getting-started/app-deployment to get my local starter app connected to my local sitecore install. In the nextjs app it works ...
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Is there a way to add extra identifier class if you're viewing Partial Design (header in my case) on Experience Editor?

I'm currently doing a specific styling for header partial design that will only apply when you viewed it on Experience Editor (EE). I'm aware of the on-page-editor class on body tag but I need extra ...
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Sitecore 9.1 Experience editor throwing JS errors

we recently migrated to Sitecore 9.1 from 8.1 and we see a bunch of JS errors on the page only in experience editor mode. I dont see them happening in the normal mode. I tried replacing the Sitecore ...
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My Items button in Experience Editor lists items not locked by anyone

I am using Sitecore 8.2. Content Authors are complaining that when they click on My Items in EE and then click on Unlock All in LockedItems Dialog that appears, all items dont get unlocked and some ...
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Why placeholder settings when you can bypass them?

In sitecore documentation it says "If you do not create a placeholder settings item, you will still be able to bind components to placeholders using the Presentation Details dialog. ". So why would ...
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Null refrence exception for RenderingExtensions.IsSerializable

Sitecore 9.3 JSS What is happening: Many a time, we are getting 500 from the layout service. In the log we have the following entry: ERROR Exception during Layout Service RenderItem (configuration: ...
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Experience Editor Permissions - How to edit rendering parameters

I have a Sitecore 9.3 instance. I have create a role for my users. It is a member of the following roles: Analytics Management Reporting Analytics Content Profiling Analytics Maintaining Analytics ...
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How to disable content editing to users other than content owners and super admin in Sitecore workflow

We need to disable 'lock and edit' option for authors other than content owner who initiated the workflow. I able to achieve this by changing the below settings in Sitecore.config ...
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Rich-Text field in experience editor mode adds unwanted break points in Firefox

When using Firefox for content authoring, when you paste a paragraph of content in your rich text field, it adds unwanted tags at the end. I can replicate this issue on the Vanilla instance of ...
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Create new item is not appearing in the associated content dialog in experience editor

I am using Sitecore 9.3, sxa and I am having issues with the Create new content option appearing when selecting associated content in the experience editor. This used to work. I have double checked ...
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SXA doesn't recognize font files - how do I include them in my theme?

I have a pretty typical font setup: in my creative-exchange theme folder, I placed some custom font files and I reference my fonts like so: @font-face { font-family: "Graphik"; font-...
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Page in Experience Editor hangs forever with page unresponsive dialogs

We are using Sitecore 8.2. We have a page with Marketo Form which contains Google Recaptcha. We lazyload the scripts and styles on the page. In experience editor, once we scroll down to the form, the ...
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Unpublish an item using Experience Editor Mode in Sitecore

I have a requirement to be able to unpublish an item using experience editor mode in Sitecore. It requires to either unpublish a module as a whole or to unpublish a particular item from that module(as ...
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Could not find the rendering in the HTML loaded from server. Sitecore experience editor issue

We recently moved from Sitecore 7.2 to 9.0.2 and since then we have started getting following error when we try to add a control(by clicking "Add here") with datasource from the experience editor. ...
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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 issue after upgrading to Sitecore 9.3

After upgrading to Sitecore 9.3 getting below error in Experience Editor:- sitecore Method not found: 'Void Sitecore.Pipelines.GetChromeData.GetChromeDataProcessor We are using Glass Mapper
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Removing width and height attributes using JSS <Image/>

I was wondering whether there is a way to suppress rendering the width and height attributes when using the Image component from @sitecore-jss/sitecore-jss-react? Or under the hood, it basically uses ...
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File field not working in edit frame

I'm pretty certain the issue exists in previous versions too. Steps to reproduce: - Create a template with a "File" field in it (among other things) Create an item with that template - assign proper ...
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Shared/Final Layout switch/toggle button not available or visible

I'm using Sitecore 9.2. We have an issue where the shared/final layout button is available for some roles and not others in Experience Editor's Presentation Ribbon. When I access a page with my admin ...
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Partial design and page design not adding in home page

I have just started working with sxa. I installed sxa 1.8 with sitecore 9.1. I have created one header partial design and one landing page design. I have selected this page design into home page of my ...
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Unable to preview component variant

We're looking to set up an A/B test for a JSS component from the Experience Editor. We made a component variant that uses a different data source item. We are unable to preview the component variant. ...
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Insert Options for a child item via the experience editor

We build composable pages where the page has a child item folder that contains the details for how the page is to render (and the appropriate content) I'd like to make the Experience Editor give the ...
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“Review” tab is missing in Experience Editor but appears in Content Editor

Both on my local and in upstream environments, the "Review" tab is missing in the Experience Editor (even when I'm signed in as an admin): However, the Content Editor does show the "...
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Waiting for Experience Editor SheerResponse.Eval to Complete before Auto Save

I have a custom experience button which copies a rendering datasource and then updates the rendering layout definition to use the new datasource. It then tries to auto-save and refresh the page. This ...
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Experience Editor “A serious error occurred please contact the administrator”

Why am I getting the error "A serious error occurred please contact the administrator" when using the Experience Editor in Sitecore?
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Publishing Related Items from Experience editor

We are using Sitecore 9.0.2 and SXA and we are allowing Authors to create and publish pages using Experience editor. A component takes Datasource of "Datasource-Folder" with X numbers of "Datasource-...
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A rendering snippets in Web Forms

I would like to add a rendering that also has some other rendering added to its own place holder ahead of time. An example is to add a striped rendering and place a 1 column grid rendering in the ...
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Using SPEAK (or an alternative) to edit popup modal renderings in Experience Editor?

I've been tasked with building Experience Editor support for a popup modal rendering for a site. It was recommended by the architect on the project that we use the DialogWindow component of SPEAK to ...
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How to create button at EE and run powershell script

I need to add a custom button for EE and run a script if the user clicks on the button. basically, I know how to create a button at the core database at /sitecore/content/Applications/WebEdit/Ribbons/...
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Sitecore experience editor site does not resolve to sc_site

When trying to preview an item the resolved site and context does not belong to the correct site chosen in our multisite setup. Rendering.SiteResolving is true. Rendering.SiteResolvingMatchCurrentSite ...
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Custom rendering datasource syntax without breaking experience editor

I'd like to be able to use a custom datasource syntax for renderings and sublayouts. In particular I'd like to be able to handle custom prefixes for various different usages. The main one being site-...
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Extra P tag is added in Single-Line-Text while updating from Experience Editor in Sitecore 9.3

I am using Siteore 9.3 also using Glass mapper 5 and I have one Single-Line-Text and I am binding value just like mentioned below: <div class="heading-5 header-text">@Html.Glass().Editable(...
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Adding Edit frames while following Helix Guidelines

I want to create a TDS package to include the edit frames related to my components and I want to make sure that I am following the helix guidelines. The edit frames are added in the core database but ...
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Post condition failed when trying to open personalization

We have a Tabs rendering which is a composite, when I clicked the personalization button on the rendering's toolbar it threw an exception: [InvalidOperationException: Post condition failed] ...
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Customize 'Select a Rendering' window

How can I add custom button on Select a Rendering dialog which comes up after clicking on Add here in Experience Editor, as shown below? When click on this newly added button, below screen should ...
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Experience editor “view” tab is missing

I am experiencing issue with Sitecore 9.2. When I open Experience Editor: sitelocation/?sc_mode=edit Ribbon tab "VIEW" is missing and I am not able to navigate to another page using ...
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Experience editor does not show the empty placeholder before saving/refreshing the page

We are using Sitecore 9.3 in our application and facing issue in experience editor. When we add any component in empty placeholder in experience editor and then remove the component, we do not see the ...
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Add here buttons in Experience Editor don't match placeholder

I'm having some oddball things happening with my sitecore environment's experience editor. We have a pretty basic layout - one single placeholder named 'content', where we can add multiple components/...
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Set MenuItem.Click in the GalleryForm

Environment: Sitecore 9.2, SXA 1.8 I have a droplist field (i.e. FieldABC) that uses a folder as a data source. I want to set the value for this field in the Experience Editor from the ribbon. For ...
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Experience Editor Ignores Workflows

I recently followed this great tutorial to implement workflows on our site: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hFDUgiQCTmU&list=PLfRWjEN_vCUZqAk8ks5j36yM-BCWup-SZ&index=1 Everything is set up ...
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Error Rendering Sitecore.JavaScriptServices.ViewEngine.Presentation.JsLayoutRenderer: Failed to start Node process

We are trying to get Sitecore Experience Editor working in Integrated mode but facing below error.Have ensured node is installed and is in the PATH environment variable. Additionally, was trying to ...
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Datasource Location not working as expected

I created a rendering for my form and linked the datasource location to sitecore/forms (which should be correct). The mysterious thing about this is that when I select my rendering in the experience ...
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Sitecore JSS Personalization simple display rule not working

We are using Sitecore 9.1 with JSS and have a fully functional site running using Angular -- all working great. Now, we would like to add personalization to our site. To do so as a simple starting ...
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Sc10 ASP.NET Core RenderingHost in Experience Editor

I'm currently testing Sc10 with ASP.NET Core Rendering Host from the following Getting Started documentation. So far the rendering host works fine but whenever I want to access the Experience Editor I ...

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