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Updating Item media field with specific media Sitecore powershell script

I have 400 product items. Previously, we have a common thumbnail image for all products. Now, I added a new image field (thumbnail image), all products I need to assign a common specific thumbnail ...
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Sitecore Request Timed out [closed]

whenever I use a new dll in my local machine after editing the code in vs the sitecore request get timed out. and when I use old dll it works fine.
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Making customisations of Sitecores Rich Text Editor dialogs upgrade safe

Looking at this: awareweb.com/blog/customizing-sitecores-rich-text-editor-dialogs and this Unable to customize HyperLink Manager in Rich Text Editor in Sitecore, if we want to override EditorPage.aspx,...
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Sitecore services account external authentication graphql middle layer

We have a distributed backend system consisting of another CMS which maintains our user records. We currently user apollo to send auth requests to the main CMS system and retreive a JWT token. The ...
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Changing the language does not retain the URL and path is chopped off after content item

I have implemented Item resolver for item "quote" [home->quote] like http://sss.com/quote/Certquote/32 by implementing public class CustomItemResolverForQuote : HttpRequestProcessor { .... } ...
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SXA Sitemap is throwing error on CD , While its working fine on CM

We are using SXA based sitemap for sitecore 8.2, It's running fine for CM Environment , but for CD it's throwing error as follows(got from azure app insight): ___.Feature.SiteMetadataExt.Sitemap....
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How to get the component item when debug from the page?

I have a Template for Page and in my layout, I have provided placeholder let’s say for example Header. I am previewing my page and trying to debug my component view of the Header, I am trying to get ...
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Unable to customize HyperLink Manager in Rich Text Editor in Sitecore

I am trying to customize the HyperLink Manager in Rich Text Editor to add some extra fields. Sitecore version: 9.2 I followed these two articles: https://www.awareweb.com/blog/customizing-sitecores-...
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How to copy an item to multiple locations

What is the easiest and quickest way to copy an item to various locations? I have about 100 multisites in a solution and I have created a new template. I need to create a new item inheriting this ...
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How to track the user behavior and personalization on mobile Apps using Xamarin Sitecore SDK?

I need to provide the personalized content to the mobile apps through SSC/Sitecore mobile SDK and track the user behavior and capture in the xDB. As per my understanding, "Sitecore Mobile SDK ...
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redirect to error page if requested language in URL not configured [duplicate]

we have multilingual (FR / EN ) website .the issue is if we test with others language in URL like www/mydomain.com/dE empty site will disply our requirement is to redirect to error page in case if ...
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Is it possible to get page content dynamically (Not HTML but field values which are displayed on the page)?

Is it possible to get the few renderings' (present on the page) contents dynamically, but the catch is like I don't want HTML instead I want the field values which are used to be displayed on the page....
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Password type field of Sitecore Item getting exposed on Version compare popup Window

I am facing a very strange issue in Sitecore 8.1 update2 instance. There is a field of Password type. Though in content Editor its value appears in dots format but on clicking Version-> Compare button,...
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Custom Experience Button edit the Datasource item fields

I need to add a new button in the custom experience button. I watched some https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D6jqqaBMu0s regarding the field editor button. That field editor gives you option to only ...
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How to execute stored procedure using Sitecore.Data.DataProviders.Sql.SqlDataApi

I am trying to execute SQL stored procedure from C# code using Sitecore data providers. I am using the SqlDataApi class from Sitecore.Data.DataProviders.Sql but not finding any method which accepts a ...
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Getting the page ID when clicking a custom link field in Sitecore

I am creating a new link field in Sitecore following this link: Link for custom link field I have successfully created one called modal link. Specifically I want to get all the modal components that ...
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How can create new score profiling into Sitecore?

I am indexing Sitecore items into Azure and performing the Azure search via Azure functions. I want to create a new Scoring Profile into Sitecore and use it during the search. I am not getting much ...
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Extra versions of items are created in other language

I am using Sitecore 9.0.2 and I have a listing page created by custom code, not sxa components. I am trying to get items using the context database and then querying its descendants using Item ...
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Maintenance Page in Sitecore Azure PaaS

I have a Sitecore 9.0.2 environment in Azure PaaS. It is connecting to different third party services to get and data. Whenever third party update their system or make any new release our portal goes ...
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Images are broken on Safari Browser [closed]

I'm using Sitecore 9.1, JSS and ReactJS. Some of the images are not showing on Safari but working fine on Chrome. Here's a sample url: /-/media/Intelligence-Bank/Folder/Folder/Logo/Logo.png?h=422&...
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How to use Sitecore.Web.WebUtil.ExtractLanguageName?

there is a method called "ExtractLanguageName(string localPath)" in WebUtil, which is suppoed to extract the language from the request url (I think). But what value for "localPath" does this method ...
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Sitecore domain and sub domain authentication

Parent Site Url: www.site1.com Sub Domain Url: www.abc.site1.com We have the requirement like create the sub domain(abc.site1.com) in separate instance and use the login & registration ...
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Issue - A tag scoring function must have tag parameters specified

I am trying to add new custom score profile into Sitecore for Azure Search as given below Added in the Sitecore.ContentSearch.Azure.DefaultIndexConfiguration.config file. <scoringProfile ...
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page template and his base template instance items

I have an Item in Sitecore, and I know it's derived from a certain base template. I have that base template ID, but I want to get the instance of this base template that is part of my page. I want it ...
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Sitecore APIs throwing ERR_TOO_MANY_REDIRECTS

We have exposed Sitecore's authoring server via two URLs: https:// www[dot]authoring[dot]sitename[dot]com/sitecore https:// authoring[dot]sitename[dot]com/sitecore Both the URLs were working fine ...
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Connecting console application to XConnect in Azure Sitecore 9.2

I'm using Sitecore 9.2 scaled environment on Azure, and am trying to make a console application connects to XConnect, am following this link from Sitecore documentation. In the part shown in the ...
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When to use Sitecore.Context.Items and why?

I just found Sitecore.Context.Items object as part of the Sitecore.Context. What is the use-case of using it and when I shouldn't use it?
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Accessing the RenderingContext.Current.Rendering.Item on controller in Sitecore 9 [duplicate]

I'm trying to get the current item for filter search value. When im trying to access the RenderingContext.Current.Rendering.Item it showing some kind of error. Please find my screen shot below. 1. I'm ...
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Exposing ServiceApiController in Sitecore 9.2

I am trying to expose a MVC route in Sitecore 9.2 for a web api I am creating. I followed the steps describe here but it only works when my controller inherits from controller. If I inherit it to ...
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Is the 100 child item limit still a valid rule of thumb?

I always understood that Sitecore recommends having fewer than 100 items under a node. Is this rule still valid? Does having too many child items only impact the Content Editor when opening the ...
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Building a dynamic table using Sitecore Webforms

So I'm building a dynamic table using webforms . The header, sections, rows and columns are dynamic but the coumn count has to be same for the table. My table looks like this My Sitecore data ...
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Using Sitecore GraphQl in C# and send data to JSS

I am figuring out the Sitecore GraphQL Query where I need to use it as a query in my C# code (if that possible) where I just get all the items of a specific location in the Sitecore Tree. However, I ...
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Error occurred while loading Experience Profile

I am facing an issue where the error is occurring while loading the Experience Profile. I am working on Sitecore 9.0.2 version. Error is shown as below:- When I hit the Sitecore API URL as shown ...
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How do you fetch Multilist Field values in Web Forms user control?

I am trying to access multilist field values in Visual studio ascx page using <asp:Repeater> web control. But i am not able to fetch the values from Sitecore. Which Sitecore webcontrol should we ...
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SXA drop down filters reset button not working

I'm using in one page 3 SXA drop down filters (category, services, activity), search result and a reset button that clears the filters in the bellow script: function forceReset(){ if ($xa(".clear-...
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JSS layout api returns 404 when item requested by display name

We are trying to use display names for URLs and it doesn't work with JSS. E.g. we have a page "search" which has a display name in NL: zoeken. when I request http://localhost:3000/en/search , the JSS ...
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Need to open a particular pdf file on sitecore link

My website has so many pdf files and for some, I need to open the pdf file on the browser and for some, I need to download. I have got some solution i.e configuration in sitecore.config file but this ...
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Unable to get Dictionary Item value using sitecore Scheduler event

I have created A Sitecore Scheduled Task to send email. I have to read some settings from a Sitecore Dictionary but receiving only key not value. After debugging I have found that Sitecore.Context is ...
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What is the fix for solr error 'undefined field _indexname' after building custom index in sitecore (v9.1.0)?

I created a new custom index named CUSTOM_SERVICES_INDEX using this command: C:\solr\solr-7.2.1\bin>solr.cmd create -c [custom index name] (cmd as administrator) then I created the config file ...
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Programmatically getting Profile Image field from custom profile

I have an image field associated to my custom user profile template, but I am having trouble accessing the value of it programmatically. I have tried the following... Context.User.Profile....
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How to add a css class dynamically for selected menu item?

I want to add "active" class for the selected menu item in Sitecore. I tried to add class by using jquery but whenever we click on menu the particular page is opening and that menu is loading again. ...
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GraphQL Search facetOn Parameter

I'm trying to use the Sitecore GraphQL search function that takes in the "facetOn" parameter. Unfortunately I'm not having much luck with the results, and I suspect it's because I'm doing something ...
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Storing Cookie acceptance details

We have a requirement when end user accepts cookie pop-up, the details like the text of the pop-up/version, whether user accepted or rejected it, the userid/interactionid , timestamp. Is there any ...
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How to create Dropdown dynamically for Sitecore languages in Sitecore(8.2) Web forms?

I want to create language selector in the site header. So for that i am trying to pick all language(/sitecore/system/Languages) from Sitecore dynamically using repeater. I am able to get language ...
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Sitecore api call giving 404 on ajax post call on CD server [duplicate]

I am using sitecore 9.0 with SXA 1.8.1 I am trying to call a server side method using ajax call. The controller inherits ServicesApiController. The ajax Get method is works fine on CD server. But the ...
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Getting a NullReferenceException error while rendering a multilist field value

I am trying to create a carousel in Sitecore 8.2. I have created a carousel item with the Image and Text fields and these carousel items are mapped to Multilist. I am getting a null reference error ...
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Sitecore item API for shell site not returning the content

When I click on the "insert link" of the general link field, then the complete tree is not opened (as shown in the screenshot below), due to which I am not able to select the item. When I checked the ...
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List Manager not indexing contacts after CSV import

I am using EXM, and trying to upload contacts via List Manager. After uploading csv I found that recipients are still 0 so I opened log file and I found some Exceptions like that and I would like if ...
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GraphQL Filter on PageType

I have been successfully using GraphQL to filter on items assigned to a specific template. Is it possible to do the same with items of a certain PageType?
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Difference between LinkProvider and LinkManager

To get the url of an item we can do it via LinkManager: var url1 = LinkManager.GetItemUrl(item); can even provide UrlOptions on it: var url2 = LinkManager.GetItemUrl(item, new UrlOptions() { ...