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Sitecore geoip Update postalcode when postalcode is N/A

We are using Sitecore 8.2 update 7. I have a scenario. I get postalcode as "N/A" in analytics.GeoIps collection. I'm using Maxmind as the custom lookup provider. In the maxmindd pipeline, I ...
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Indexing error with MongoDB that should be disabled

I'm getting the below error in my Crawling.log.txt file. The problem is that we don't have MongoDB or xDB setup because we're not using it at all. I'm trying to figure out where this is coming from. ...
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Sitecore 8.2 website went down when MongoDB crashed, how to prevent [duplicate]

Sitecore 8.2 Update 3 We have a single CM that also hosts MongoDB for analytics. We also have 2 CDs. This morning MongoDB crashed when it apparently ran out of memory. I thought Sitecore was supposed ...
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xDB Data Migration Tool Error

I'm using xDB Data Migration Tool 2.0 to migrate data from MongoDB (Sitecore 8.2) to xconnect (Sitecore 9.0.2). The tool runs without errors for around 60k records. Then it breaks with Errors like ...
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MongoDB database lock caused the website to freeze? Does that even make sense?

We had a customer's website (Sitecore 8.2 on Azure) go down last week for about 20 minutes. The site was so locked up that there were no Sitecore log messages. However, there were a bunch of ...
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Can I rebuild of the Reporting Database for entries in a specific time interval?

Sitecore 8.1 with Mongo DB here. Rebuilding the reporting database takes time, and even if there are ways pf improving the speed of the process, it's still a daunting task. Is there a way too, say, ...
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MongoDB errors while installing WFFM

Why is installing WFFM trying and failing to talk to MongoDB? I'm starting with a base Sitecore 8.2 install from SIM - my understanding is SIM would completely handle setting up the 8.2 Sitecore ...
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Setup Mongo DB with Sitecore 9.2

I have installed Sitecore 9.2 XP0 Single Machine instance, using MS SQL Server for xDB. Now I have a requirement to replace MS SQL Server with Mongo DB for xDB. I have installed Mongo DB 4.0.5, as per ...
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How do I get my Sitecore 8.2 install to work with MongoDB 3.6 now that v3.4 is going to be EOL?

MongoDB has announced end of life (EOL) support for MongoDB version 3.4 in January 2020. The Sitecore KB MongoDB compatibility article for Sitecore 8.2 only shows version 3.4 as compatible. How do I ...
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Sitecore.Analytics.DataAccess.XdbUnavailableException Message: xDB unavailable

I am trying to map Sitecore 9.1 with MongoDB.I have Provided all required settings but still getting an exception. Message: xDB unavailable Source: Sitecore.Analytics.XConnect at Sitecore.Analytics....
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Using xDB Data Migration Tool 2.0.2

Is there a need for down time while tool is running? If not, should we disable analytics during the process? Thinking the site should be live but I do not want to have new data going into Mongo ...
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Sitecore 8.2 update 3 mongodb conversion into sql server reporting db

We are using the Sitecore 8.2 update 3 version with MongoDB. The data is being captured in the MongoDB but Fact_Conversions table has no data. What actually is to be done to have data in this table....
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MongoDB Contacts to xConnect Migration failing on WFFM analytics data

We recently set up a Sitecore 9.1 instance and we are using the xDB migration tool 2.1 to move our old analytics data which were used on Sitecore 8.2 update 6. We were able to migrate the ...
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The query to MongoDB analytics.interations collection is very slow

I have Sitecore 8.1 UPD3(CM, CD, Processing distributed environment) mogodb 3.0.15 (sharded cluster and replication) I am currently facing the problem that accessing CDs takes a very long time ...
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User Interaction is not storing on MongoDb - Once browser is closed

We have a simple Website which has WFFM form, there is no login page. When user is closing browser directly that time interaction is not capturing into MongoDb. Probably session end is not firing. ...
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How to integrate MongoDB 4.0 with Sitecore 9.1?

I am trying to integrate MongoDB 4.0 with Sitecore 9.1 (to collect analytics data) but not sure what and where to change in the configuration files. I followed the steps mentioned in the installation ...
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Sitecore 9.1 XDB migration issue with Mongo db connection

I have: Sitecore 9.1 Sitecore 8.2 MongoDB 3.4 xDB Data Migration Tool 2.1 I'm trying migrate analytics, I configured tenant and other things by documentations and all looks fine, also Mongo db has "...
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When will Successor be created?

Sitecore Experience Platform 8.1 rev. 160519. I add a custom processor to the RenderLayout Pipeline to identify contacts. Tracker.Current.Session.Identify(ContextUserName); ContextUserName adds a ...
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Can't start MongoDB service [Error: 1067]

When I try to start my MongoDB service I keep getting the following message: Windows could not start the MongoDB service on Local Computer Error: 1067: The process terminated unexpectedly MongoDB ...
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MongoDB Contacts to xConnect Migration Error

I've searched everywhere in the internet and I couldn't really find anything associated to this. We are migrating Sitecore 8 Mongo Db to Sitecore 9 XConnect database. We followed the steps from below ...
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xDB Data Migration tool fails

I'm trying to migrate the analytics data from Sitecore 8.2.4 to 9.0.2. The tool worked about 12 hours and failed with the following message: 10152 19:08:25 ERROR [Data Exchange] An error occurred ...
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Using Mongo.Driver.dll 2.4.4 with Sitecore 8.1 Update 3

I am using Sitecore 8.1 Update 3. According to Sitecore installation manual, with mongoDB version 3.0.12. The other day, when the connection of mongoDB out of order, the using connection pool exceeded ...
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How to get Sitecore ContactId from MongoDB collection via query?

I am new to MongoDB structure with Sitecore data processing. I want to get contact Id based on EmailId from MongoDB with an query. How to get contact Id from MongoDB based on EmailId? How it will be ...
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xDB Data Migration tool and vanila Sitecore instance

Is it possible to migrate xDB data from existing Sitecore 8.2 to a fresh Sitecore 9.x instance using the xDB Data Migration tool? I mean if I install a fresh Sitecore 9.x instance (not upgraded one), ...
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Custom facet data not being updated after initial flush to xDB

What i want to do: Save and update facet data repeatedly through WebApi Read the facet data through WebApi Everything works fine, until the contact stops being updated. It seems as if, once the ...
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Rebuild Sitecore Analytics db in fresh installation

We want to replace our current MongoDB and Sitecore Analytics DB on regular intervals. We are aware that it removes ALL Analytics data. Our plan is to setup a completely fresh Sitecore Analytics SQL ...
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Sitecore connecting to MongoDB using SSL

I'm using Sitecore 8.2 update 5 and just setup a MongoDB using SSL, and it works fine but when Sitecore tries to communicate with it, does not work at all. In my ConnectionStrings.config, I've set as ...
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Periodically cleanup Sitecore Analytics data

We want to clean up Sitecore Analytics data (MongoDB + SQL) that are old (say 3 months). I already looked at Sitecore ADM and this question However, it seems that Sitecore ADM does not support ...
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Problems getting Sitecore working with a Mlab mongodb cluster

Sitecore version: 8.2 Update-5 Mongodb version: 3.2.20 Connectionstring: mongodb://<dbuser>:<dbpassword>@xxx.fleet.mlab.com:111,xxx:111/<dbname>?replicaSet=xxx&amp;ssl=true We ...
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Method not found: 'System.String Automation.get_MachineName()'

I'm trying to get a newly built Sitecore 8.2 working on my computer. The code compiles, but when I try to load the site it shows the error Method not found: 'System.String Automation.get_MachineName()...
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Blank Reports for Sitecore Analytics [duplicate]

We have empty reports in Sitecore Experience Dashboard on one of the environments where we have 1 CM and 2 CD servers and we have tried out various things but nothing worked. Reports look something ...
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Sitecore Release Contact Processor

We are facing an issue on our Production environment: the Experience Profile Dashboard is empty. When we look at the logs we found Tracker.IsActive= false and it says that Release contact Processor is ...
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Sitecore Experience Profile DashBoard is Empty

We are facing issue on production enviornment ad issue is that Sitecore Experience Profile DashBoard is Empty and this issue is only on production not on UAT or QA when i scanned through logs i found ...
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Mongo vs SQL Server with Sitecore 9 Update 2

Sitecore recently launched the version 9.0.2 which supports the MongoDB for xConnect. Now, for a greenfield project which needs to kickoff on Sitecore 9.0.2, we have a choice between MS SQL Server or ...
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Is there a reason xDb contact data is saved on session end vs immediately saving the data

So from my understanding it's better to use the tracker to update custom facets (or default facets) from a contact in xDb and then wait till SessionEnd to have that data saved to MongoDb. But my ...
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Sitecore Analytics Exceptions with mongoDB Failure

Overview During a disaster recovery test of our environment we make mongoDB unavailable to Sitecore with the expectation that Sitecore will continue to function normally due to the Configuration ...
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Unable to install WFFM in Sitecore 8.2 update 5 [duplicate]

I have Sitecore 8.2 u5 installed in my PC, with mongodb 3.6. When I install WFFM 8.2, it keeps running for ever. The mongodb service wasn't started. When I try to start it from services.msc, it ...
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How do you resolve a MongoDB 'connection string is not valid' after upgrading?

On an installation of Sitecore 8.2 update 4, the mongo connection appears to work fine. After upgrading to Sitecore 8.2 update 6 mongo is stating that the connection string is not valid. The ...
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Do I need mongo db/xDb license to set xDb.TrackingEnabled = true? [duplicate]

We use Sitecore 8.2 update 3 and we do not have xDB license and mongo db, however in one of the modules we need to use geo IP which requires having xDB.TrackingEnabled = true. Can this be achieved ...
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Unable to load CMS. Request timeout error

My local instance suddenly stopped working today. The CMS or the live site just doesn't load. When I tried to open it using SIM, it has this log. No changes done to web.config or connection strings. ...
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Use custom Mongo db with Powershell

I have a custom mongo database, that database contains information about pages.I need to query it in order to use SEP to create pages according to that info, ig, adding renderings component, etc. ...
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How to resolve Mongo PostSessionEndPipeline failed or Session Submit has failed error

Did anybody experience below issue? Recently I have been seeing below error messages in log files. I verified the Mongo connection and it seems to be working as expected and below seems to be ...
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Sitecore 9 xDB Support for MongoDB

We are working on migrating our Sitecore instances to Sitecore 9 and we are using xDB for analytics. We read new version of Sitecore does not support MongoDB. Can we still use xDB and analytics?
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Sitecore Analytics Channel Detection

Sitecore has a bunch of Channels defined in /sitecore/system/Marketing Control Panel/Taxonomies/Channel.The config Sitecore.Analytics.Channel specify the different channels that are assigned for ...
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Sitecore XDB cleanup to limit size

On our current system XDB is grown very large, the interactions DB is around 80% of the total database size, followed by KeyBehaviourCache at 5% then GeoIps and Contacts at 4%. We need to reduce the ...
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How can we Size or Estimate the xDB Conversion Process while upgrading from 7.2 to 8.2? [closed]

We are in process of upgrading Sitecore 7.2 to 8.2 Update 5 (may be Update 6 later). As part of the process client wants to migrate the historical analytics data from SQL to Mongo (On-Premise). Client ...
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Any Guidelines to choose between SQL or Mongo for xDB on Sitecore 9?

Want to check if we have any guidelines (metrics) helpful to decide either Mongo or SQL will be good fit while Upgrading to Sitecore 9, especially if the current version in below 7.5 (No Mongo). ...
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Custom Report from xDB (MongoDB) based in Geo Ips

We are on Sitecore 8.2 rev. 170614 (8.2 Update-4) using MongoDB On-Premise mode with custom SSL Setup. Need to submit a custom report to business based on various logins (and related data) ...
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Mongo db Interactions table not getting updated

In my dev machine I am not getting any interactions added in interaction table of mongo db. My session state entry in web.config is as follows: <sessionState mode="InProc" cookieless="false" ...
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Speed up fetching data from interactions table of Mongo db

We have a requirement in which we must get values from mongo db faster than the current scenario. We have few articles in our project and there is an option to fetch recent articles which are most ...