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Questions tagged [powershell]

Issues relating to the PowerShell scripting language. This can include the stand-alone PowerShell scripts run from the command-line, or PowerShell DSC install automations.

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Sitecore Add Role In Role using Power Shell Script [on hold]

How can we add RoleToTheRole. For example i want to add ('sitecore\developer') role to the role ('sitecore\test') using power shell script. In c# with the below code i am able to add role to the role ...
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How to get ALL specific child-items in a folder using fast query?

I have here a sample content. Now I want to get all the Article Template under the Folder. Sitecore Content Folder Article1 Article2 NewsFolder1 ...
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How to check an array of items if it has a page layout and output only the page item and exclude its subitems using Powershell? [closed]

I have an array of items stored in $mylist. I'm trying to check items with layout and output them. Here's the script that I have tried: for ($i = 0; $i -le $mylist.count; $i++) { $i = $...
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How can I get the renderings when using the Find-Item command?

I used Find-Item to get the items on my sitecore_master_index. Now, I want to get the presentation details of each item. How can I do get each rendering/presentation details?
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How can I filter or show only one of the duplicates in the results when using Find-Item command?

I used Find-Item to get the items on my sitecore_master_index. However, the results contains same ID but with different languages. I have found out that this item has many language versions in the ...
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How to get items from both master and web Context in PowerShell Extensions without using Get-Item?

I want to get all the items from both master and web database using Find-Item cmdlet and run in one Powershell script. I'd also rather not use Get-Item cmdlet for performance reasons. Any inputs will ...
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How to save a file with a custom name using Show-ListView function?

I want to save a file with a custom name while using Show-ListView function. Right now, when I am trying to save the file it is returning in this format "report-2019-02-25_095656.csv". This is the ...
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How to replace an item with another item by ID in Treelist field using Powershell?

I want to replace an item with another item in a Treelist. Basically, the items I want to replace are broken links. Suppose, There are two items A and B. A is used in a Treelist field, so I want to ...
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Error while running Uninstall-SitecoreConfiguration SIF method

I'm trying to use SIF 2.0 to uninstall a no longer used Sitecore 9.1 instance. This method used to work perfectly with previous versions and I know that for sure since I'm quite a hard user. I don'...
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Is it good to update item values in web database in sitecore?

We have to remove one rendering from multiple pages across the site. For that we have created a Powershell script to delete the rendering. Can we run the same powershell script directly on web db and ...
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Is it possible to edit items via SIF

Installing Sitecore Commerce 9.0.3 with adjusted URLs (changing everything localhost), I made adjustments to the installation process with SIF. For example, I fix the localhost URLs in the Sitecore....
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Removing publication restrictions - publication targets

Does anyone know or have a PowerShell script which can remove the checkbox in publication restrictions specific to publication targets for Sitecore items? We need to achieve (2) as below since some ...
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PowerShell exception at Receive-File dialog

I have a PowerShell code like this Import-Function Validate-PowerShell Test-PowerShell Try { $ctx = get-item . Import-Function Import-RedirectMappings $file = Receive-File (get-item "...
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Powershell script to update displayname error

When I try to update the display name of the item am getting the following error. Please let me know how to fix this? Working Please wait, working... unlike you! 'DisplayName' ...
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Sitecore 9.1 Installation Error

The installation for Sitecore 9.1.0 is stuck at step number 50. This is what I get in the System Event Logs as 3 separate errors. Errors were encountered in the procedure 'dbo....
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Powershell Script to update Date

I would like to know how to update date field from CSV file.Attached the code while debugging I can able to publish date is updated but its not visible in Content tree. script: $currentItem.Editing....
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Add Placeholder To Presentation Details Using Sitecore Powershell

I'm attempting to use Sitecore Powershell Extensions to automate Step 2 of the following upgrade guide for a Sitecore accelerator known as SCORE: https://brainjocks.atlassian.net/wiki/spaces/SDD/...
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How to copy multiple items to a new location

Got over 200 items in various folders in one location that would like to copy to a new location while retaining the same folder structure. Each item has more than one version and would like to retain ...
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Reading a CSV file from media library through power shell script

This is working fine $global:ProductPath = "/sitecore/content/Home/Content_Pages/ " $csv = Import-CSV "C:\inetpub\wwwroot\mysample\Book1.csv" $bulk = New-Object "Sitecore.Data.BulkUpdateContext" try ...
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How to get detailed installation log while the update package is being installed remotely using SPE?

I'm using SPE to install the TDS .update package file. How do I get detailed installation log remotely in the script below? Current PowerShell Script: $SitecoreInstanceUri = "https://helixsite....
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Creating new items using powershell from csv

I want to know is there any way to create new items in sitecore using the powershell with data from excel sheet
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Sitecore powershell extension updating field in different languages

I have a script like function editItems{ param( [String]$ItemName, [String]$fileName ) $item = Get-Item -Path "master:\content\TAMM\Home\Home\...
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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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HtmlAgilityPack.HtmlDocument is not loading html in Sitecore Powershell

I am writing powershell script that reads HTML from rich text field and then updates it. I am trying to use HtmlAgilityPack to read html. To test HtmlAgilityPack I wrote short script (below), which ...
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Script is not reading Workflow field on some item versions

I have a script that loops through items with a certain name, then loops through the versions of that item and checks the workflow standard fields (__Workflow, __Workflow state, etc). The goal of the ...
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Solr Installation error : NativeCommandError

I am setting up the Solr 6.6.2 with SSL for Sitecore 9 installation on one of the new development machine. I am following the Kam Figy PS script : https://gist.github.com/kamsar/...
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New-ItemClone Error through SPE

I recently tried using New-ItemClone command on SPE and encountered this error: System.AggregateException,Cognifide.PowerShell.Commandlets.Data.Clones.NewItemCloneCommand These are the codes used: ...
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Sitecore Commerce Installation error 503 service unavailable

I am trying to install Sitecore Commerce with following version details: Sitecore 9.0.2 rev. 180604 (OnPrem)_single.scwdp Solr 6.6.3 SQL Server 2016 Express (13.0.4001) Sitecore.Commerce.2018.03-2.1....
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Sitecore Commerce 9 Update 1 Installation Issue with SPE 4.7.2

I tried to install Sitecore Commerce using PowerShell script but I got the error that resource is not found for Sitecore PowerShell Extensions 4.7.2 although I have this zip package for Sitecore 9 ...
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Powershell script fails on trying to start website when installing the Sitecore 9.0.1

My powershell script fails when I try to run it on the Azure VM. The local installation passes successfully. Any help is appreciated :) > [-------------------------------------------- ...
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“Cannot bind argument to parameter 'TenantTemplateLocation' because it is null” while inserting new Tenant

I am getting error while inserting a new Tenant in Sitecore 9. I checked the SPE log and found below exception. ManagedPoolThread #7 15:40:07 ERROR Cannot bind argument to parameter '...
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Commerce PowerShell Error SQL Provider is not installed

HI I'm trying to install Sitecore Experience Commerce and got this PowerShell message I tried the steps below to install this SQL for PowerShell but I still got the error message below https://docs....
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How can I change already created items to be under my newly created workflow?

Could Some one help me updating the workflow and workflow state field for all the sub items under the item say sitecore/content/ParentItem . I have created a new workflow and set it up in standard ...
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SIF Installation throwing Password Validation Failed exception

We are trying to install Sitecore 9.0.1 rev 171219 (XP0) on-premise. Everything goes fine until it tries to create Sitecore.Messaging Database. As the installation have already created ...
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Bulkupdate change language for source folder

I am running power shell script to bind treelist data in both language english & french.even if i change language am getting only English content in french .please review my script and let me know ...
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Powershell Script error

I am trying to import csv file to content data via power shell script.am getting following error message New-UsingBlock : Item '/sitecore/content/Web3/Content Shared Folder/Property Page' is ...
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Running PowerShell scripts without using Sitecore PowerShell Extensions module

We are facing some issues with Lucene during installation of PowerShell Extensions module (SPE). Is there any option to run Sitecore scripts from Windows PowerShell? I mean that I will just add ...
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Add renderings for all specific folder items using PS

We have a following structure : master:/content/market1/myfolder master:/content/market2/myfolder master:/content/market3/myfolder etc. I would like to add renderings for all items within "...
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How to change template for multiple items

There are many PDF files in our project that are manually added to the media library. I see that some of them have the template - /sitecore/templates/System/Media/Versioned/Pdf and some others - /...
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Sitecore PowerShell Extensions Remoting variables not working in Octopus Deploy

I'm having issues with variables when using SPE Remoting with OctopusDeploy, where method-local variables can't be used. I get this error The value of the using variable '$using:propertyTableKey' ...
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Sidekick Error on Sitecore and/or PowerShell

Hope someone could help me with the following issue on Sidekick Migration Tool. I'll explain exactly the steps I did to set-up and configure Sidekick on two Sitecore instances, both on the same ...
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“PowerShell Script Workflow Action”(approve/reject) is not fired from the workbox page on IE browser

"PowerShell Script Workflow Action"(approve/reject) is not fired from the workbox page on IE browser. Whereas it is working fine on chrome browser. None of the buttons(approve,approval all, reject ...
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Certificate does not contain Private Key exception while executing Sitecore 9 installation script on Windows 2012 R2

I am trying to install Sitecore 9 on Windows Server 2012 R2. There were some issues while executing Sitecore 9 installation script using SIF related to create self signed certificate for xConnect. ...
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Size Limit Error when deploying my Sitecore solution

I installed Sitecore 9.0 in my local machine and migrated Sitecore 8.0 to the local Sitecore 9. The migrated Sitecore 9.0 is working without any issue. While I'm working on packaging local Sitecore ...
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Install-SitecoreConfiguration : The property 'Value' cannot be found on this object. Verify that the property exists

Getting below error while running the Sitecore 9 PowerShell installation script(as admin) Install-SitecoreConfiguration : The property 'Value' cannot be found on this object. Verify that the ...
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Installation Error - Cannot validate argument on parameter 'Source'

I am in process of installing Sitecore 9 using SIF. Everything went smooth but when running the Power shell script to install SIF, ended up with the error below: PS>TerminatingError(Invoke-CopyTask)...
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The property 'Name' cannot be found on this object. Verify that the property exists

While running the script on powershell (admin) as `Register-PSRepository -Name SitecoreGallery -SourceLocation https://sitecore.myget.org/F/sc-...
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Why does Register-SitecoreInstallExtension appear to do nothing?

I'm making my first attempt at extending SIF, and I don't seem to be able to register a new Task correctly. Can anyone suggest what I'm doing wrong here? I've create a new script commandlet. It has ...
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Error message “Cannot bind parameter 'Uri'. Cannot convert value” when trying to install update package via PowerShell DSC

I am trying to install .update file with instructions provided by davis from previous post How to install zip file package from Installation Wizard using Powershell DSC? I am using another developer'...