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For questions related to Sitecore's configuration settings. This tag should not be used for general .NET or IIS settings, or other settings that are not specifically related to Sitecore's <setting> confinguration nodes

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Experience editor always opens another site in a multi-site instance

I have a multi-site instance having site1, site2, site3,... and the instance name is Mysite. Each site has its own SiteDefinition.config When I try to open a site2 or site3 page in the experience ...
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What is the equivalent of the “DataProviderTimeout” setting in Sitecore 9

I want to temporarily increase the timeout settings in a Sitecore 9 environment while I run the tool for removing broken links (https://stackoverflow.com/questions/28725537/how-to-remove-broken-links-...
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What are the ways to find the Sitecore version on Sitecore installations?

For the existing Sitecore instances, what are the different ways to find the version of the Sitecore CMS ?
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Is there a list of external domains that Sitecore calls as part of normal operating?

I'm looking to get a complete list of the URLs that Sitecore calls during normal functionality of the base product. We have a client's IT group that needs to whitelist the outbound external calls to ...
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How can I access the Sitecore 9 configuration values programmatically?

I'm trying to get this given node value from the Sitecore configuration (Sitecore 9 instance). My first approach was to read the configuration file on which this value is defined. Pretty standard... ...
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how to add undefined language versions for an item in sitecore

I have a Sitecore user who is not an administrator. I want to add any language version of an item from more languages button available in the top right corner of an item even though that language is ...
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How to setup sitecore site from existing database and website folder?

I have a database and website folder backup provided by the client. How can I configure a sitecore site manually or by using the Sitecore Instance Manager?
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How does the “Clean up databases” feature work?

In the Control Panel, there is a "Clean up databases" button. How does it work? What operations are carried out during a database cleanup?
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MediaResponse.Cacheability and DisableBrowserCaching

To achieve better performance of website, I have browsed some of the web sites and observed that by updating following settings in Sitecore.config we will achieve this. By doing following changes, ...
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What is the optimum value (or range) for MaxWorkerThreads sitecore setting?

I believe that the default value for the MaxWorkerThreads is 20. In order to increase the number of concurrent user requests that can be processed, this needs to be increased from its default value. ...
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What does the DisableBrowserCaching setting actually disable?

I have configured and tuned site caches many times, but I feel like I still don't fully understand what the DisableBrowserCaching setting does. I have read all of the docs and I have done a little ...