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For questions related to the installation of a Sitecore instance, package, or update package

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Install-SitecoreConfiguration xconnect-solr.json - Error Invoke-ManageSolrCoreTask : Missing required parameter: name

What: I am trying to install sitecore XP1 architecture. I already have a signed certificate. My issue comes when I try to configure sitecore on my solr. Sitecore 9.0.1 rev. 171219. SOLR 6.6.4. ...
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Get-CimInstance : Invalid namespace while installing Sitecore 9.1

While running .\XP0-SingleDeveloper.ps1 at task 39 I am getting the error below: [-------------------------- XConnectXP0_RemoveServices [1] : RemoveService ----------------------------------------...
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Install Sitecore 9.0.2 on Windows Server 2016 - sqlcmd-is-not-recognized

I hit the same exact error as in here: 'sqlcmd' is not recognized at CreateShardApplicationDatabaseServerLoginSqlCmd step I tried the suggestion there to install the 2 modules required. The ...
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Unable to uninstall Sitecore 9.1 and getting “No registration found for extension 'RemoveSQLDatabase' of type 'Task'”

I was following Quick Installation Guide available here to uninstall my fresh Sitecore 9.1 instance. It says in chapter 4.2. Uninstall the XP Single topology this: To uninstall any of the Sitecore ...
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WARNING: Waiting for service sc910.xconnect-MarketingAutomationService

I am trying to install Sitecore 9.1.0 rev. 001564 (WDP Package XP0) and I get this error: WARNING: (sc910.xconnect-MarketingAutomationService)' to start... WARNING: Waiting for service 'Sitecore ...
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NullReferenceException from Sitecore.Nexus on Sitecore 9.1

I am starting up my Sitecore 9.1 XP instance and I see the following error from Sitecore.Nexus: [NullReferenceException: Object reference not set to an instance of an object.] Sitecore.Nexus....
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Do we need to rebuild the link databases on CD Server?

I cannot find any official documentation on Rebuilding the Link Databases and not sure which DB to select when choosing DB for rebuilding Link Databases. According to the official installation guild, ...
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Recommended Server specs for multi developer VM - Sitecore 9 development

Our company have a team (14 developers) working in a Sitecore based solution. Currently for every dev we have i7 16gb ram 500gb SSD installation in each dev machine. But now we want to move to a ...
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Install-SitecoreConfiguration : The property 'Value' cannot be found on this object

Not really sure where to go from here. Trying to install Sitecore 9 and have gotten to this point and can't seem to get beyond it. It tells me that the property value cannot be found, but I have no ...
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After XC 9.0.2 install, Store home page shows Default Sitecore CMS page

After the successful install of the Sitecore XC 9.0.2. I get the store homepage same as the Sitecore CMS. Not sure if this has to do with port binding. I will really appreciate if some expert can ...
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“Could not deploy package” error while installing Sitecore 9 update 2 setup on Remote server

I am facing below issue while installing Sitecore 9 update 2 on my Azure VM server, which doesn’t have any Visual Studio or SQL Management Studio installed. Error states : Microsoft.Data.Tools.Schema....
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What is the purpose of Sitecore 9 update 2 session database?

After installing Sitecore 9 update 2, I noticed few changes in ConnectionString.config. One of them is <add name="sessions" connectionString="user id=sa;password=12345;data source=.\SQL2016;...
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Sitecore 9.0.2 Installation with SQL Windows Authentication [duplicate]

We need to install Xconnect Xp0 instance (Sitecore 9.0.2) with SQL Windows Authentication, We don't have access to the SQL Server with SQL Authentication enabled. Can you Please help what all changes ...
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When installing Sitecore 9.1, how does one fix this error “Cannot retrieve the dynamic parameters for the cmdlet…”?

I had a strange problem when I was installing Sitecore 9.1 and here is the solution. The problem occurred when running the SIF command Install-SitecoreConfiguration @xconnectParams from the SIF ...
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Sitecore Commerce 9 Installation Error - Unable to Stop SQL Service

I am getting the error not able to start SQL Server Service. Error: Restarting SQL Server Something went wrong restarting SQL server again Install-SitecoreConfiguration: Service 'SQL ...
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Error Installing Sitecore Commerce 9

I am getting the cast error while installing the Sitecore commerce 9. Error: Install-SitecoreConfiguration : Cannot convert 'System.Object[]' to the type 'System.String' required by parameter ...
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Web Forms For Marketers on Content Delivery missing index.cshtml on Sitecore 9.0.1

We have installed WFFM on a Content delivery server and we were following the official documentation the Sitecore website. After installation we saw that the index.cshtml was not deployed in the views ...
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Installation Wizard - Choose or Upload click throws error

Using Sitecore 8.1 Expected Behavior Start the installation wizard, choose/click on "Upload package" which will bring up the dialog for selecting and uploading a package file. Or if you already have ...
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Sitecore 6.5 installation on windows 10

I am trying to install Sitecore 6.5(Sitecore 6.5.0 rev. 110602.exe) from sitecore sdn.I am using windows 10 local server to install sitecore 6.5.However, i am getting an error "IIS is not installed or ...
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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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500 Internal Server Error /commerceops/CleanEnvironment()

I am trying to setup HabitatHome.Commerce on Sitecore Experience Commerce 9 update 2. On Postman the Post for GetToken SitecoreIdentityserver is working fine and so as I can see when I run the "...
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Sitecore Experience Commerce XC 9.0.2 installation error (at Get Token From Sitecore.IdentityServer)

I've tried section (d) from this blog: https://himadritechblog.wordpress.com/2018/03/10/yet-another-sitecore-commerce-9-installation-blog-post/ And this blog: https://naveed-ahmad.com/2018/02/25/...
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Sitecore Experience Commerce 9.0 installation error on Installing module: Sitecore Commerce ExperienceAnalytics Core

Been stuck here for a while... Installing Sitecore Experience Commerce 9.0 Update-2 on Sitecore XP 9.0.2 This is my first time installing XC. The script used is shown after the log. This is the error ...
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Sitecore 9 Sxa Install throwing NullReferenceException Error

I have Sitecore 9 update 2 installed. I am trying to install SXA (Sitecore Experience Accelerator 1.7.1 rev. 180604 for 9.0). I have already installed SPE (Sitecore PowerShell Extensions-4.7.2 for ...
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Website names of Sitecore Commerce web applications

Sitecore Commerce 9.0.1 is install on my machine and I want to install Sitecore Commerce 9.0.2 also on the same machine. When we install Sitecore Commerce, it create few websites on IIS like ...
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“Request timed out.” while running “PublishExtensions” step of Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 2 installation

I am trying to install Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 2 on my machine with Sitecore 9 Update 2. I have received this exception during "PublishExtensions" step: Request timed out. Server Error in '...
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“The service cannot accept control messages at this time” while installing Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 2

I am installing Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 2 and received this exception in " StartAppPool" task: Install-SitecoreConfiguration : The service cannot accept control messages at this time. (Exception ...
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Exception while installing Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 2 - No registration found for extension > 'ExpandArchive' of type 'Task'

I am trying to install Sitecore Experience Commerce 9.0 Update 2. Everything was going good but got below exception at the step "InstallCommerceMAModule" Install-SitecoreConfiguration : No ...
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As a beginner , what version of Sitecore should I setup and practice 8 or 9?

I have just started learning sitecore. For a normal POC , which version of Sitecore should I use? Thanks in advance
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“Error: failure in catalog resolve” thrown after setting Sitecore Commerce in localhost

I've set up Sitecore XP 8.2 update 7 via SIM and I am following steps in http://commercesdn.sitecore.net/SitecoreCommerce/DeploymentGuide/en-us/index.html#Concepts/c_SC_SetUpCommerceServerSite.html ...
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Error in package installation : The semaphore timeout period has expired

When creating a content package from another instance and installing it, I am getting the following error: A transport-level error has occurred when receiving results from the server. (provider: TCP ...
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Sitecore 9 update 1 - Multiple CM

My question is about installing Sitecore in XP1 Scaled environment. I installed the CM (XP1). The database for CM was created. I would like to deploy the second CM, how can I do this? If I execute ...
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Installing SXA 1.7 : One or more exceptions occurred while processing the subscribers to the 'item:saved' event [closed]

while trying to install SXA 1.7, i have run across the following error: One or more exceptions occurred while processing the subscribers to the 'item:saved' event. I uploaded the package, then ...
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Unable to set up SSL for Solr

I am trying to install Sitecore 9 (Update 1) through SIF. I have everything in place, I just need to enable SSL for Solr. I have Solr 6.6.2. I saw the official reference and have no idea how to ...
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Problems installation Sitecore 9 Commerce XC

I am currently trying to install Sitecore Commerce 9 XC On-Premise locally, and seem to have some problems with the installation script. I am getting this error message during the installation ...
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Can I make a package installation skip over errors and exceptions?

On Sitecore 8.2, I'm trying to do a big content sync to bring my Dev environment up to date with the production environment. I've created a large package of the entire content node, and I'm trying ...
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Installing Sitecore 9 in XP0 setup with SOLR instance on Remote Server

I have setup the sitecore 9 on my machine and used setup guide I have installed SQL Server 2017 and SOLR 6.6.2 in Remote Server. [The OS is Windows Server 2012 R2 Standard] I have followed the ...
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Email Experience Manager Module Installation Issue

I have Sitecore 8.2 update 5 and am trying to install Email Experience Manager 3.5 rev. 170810 (Initial Release) From the downloaded & extracted zip, I have uploaded - Email Experience Manager 3....
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Error while trying to upgrade SXA from 1.4 to 1.5

I get the following error while trying to upgrade to SXA.1.5 Collection was modified; enumeration operation may not execute. Description: An unhandled exception occurred during the execution of ...
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NullReferenceException when installing Sitecore SXA

I have a fresh installation of Sitecore 9.0.1 rev 171219 and am attempting to install SXA 1.6. I've downloaded the package and when attempting to install it, it fails with the following error in the ...
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How to differentiate between CD and CM?

What are the steps to easily identify which environment is configured for CD and CM? Suppose you are given with number Sitecore servers and you want to find out which one is being configured as. For ...
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Sitecore 9 installation using SQL active directory user

Can someone suggest if Sitecore 9 installation is possible using SQL active directory user and windows authentication.
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Install-SitecoreConfiguration : Parameter 'PhysicalPath' should point to existing path

I am trying to install Sitecore Commerce 9.0.1 (Commerce 9 Update 1) on my local machine and I hit a major block. While running the .\Deploy-Sitecore-Commerce.ps1 script, I hit the following ...
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Use same SSL cert for different roles in XP1 topology

I have read the Sitecore Installation Guide and understand that each role requires its own certificate in the XP1 topology. I'm planning on having SSL setup at the load balancer and the load balancer ...
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Can Sitecore be installed offline?

Can Sitecore be installed offline? I've only tried to install it online using the SIM, but SIM, or the current version need access to the internet, to run the SIM application. So how to handle it ...
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Sitecore 9 - Cloning instances

In all previous versions of Sitecore 9, we could easily clone and export instances using SIM. Hence was wondering if there is such an option to do so for version 9 Initial Release or Update 1. Thanks....
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Could not create instance of type: Sitecore.Data.Database error while Installing a Sitecore module on CD server

I imagined this would be fairly simple given the lack in posts about it (anywhere really) but we're hitting a bit of a problem with this one. The module in question is URL Rewrite. It's installed ...
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XM topology for on-premises

What is the best practice for installing a XM only instance for dev locally? Should we just install XP0, and then disable xDB? There doesn't seem to be a XM single package, and when I try to install ...
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'sqlcmd' is not recognized at CreateShardApplicationDatabaseServerLoginSqlCmd step

I'm trying to install Sitecore 9 Update 1 XP0 topology and everything looks great until the step CreateShardApplicationDatabaseServerLoginSqlCmd The server I am running the installation was ...
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SqlShardingDeploymentTool causes Sitecore 9.0 update 1 installation to fail during SIF installation

I'm trying to setup a Sitecore 9.0 update 1 installation on my local machine using windows 10 Solr 6.6.2 SQL Server 2016 SP1 Sql Express 2017 SIF-less 0.6.0.0 Despite a couple of annoying hickups I ...