Questions tagged [sitecore-api]

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@Html.Sitecore().Rendering does not rendering view even after executing without any errors

I am trying to use @Html.Sitecore().Rendering("--id--", Model.Property) to call render a staic view. It is not rendering on page. Layout: @Html.Sitecore().Rendering("--Myviewid--", Model) Myview: @...
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What is the best way to bulk-create items programmatically? [closed]

What is the best way to create many items in bulk under a certain item, using code? What are the things to consider in such scenarios? What are the pros and cons?
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Sitecore.context.item is null in sitecore 9 custom form submit action?

I created a item in sitecore and added sitecore 9 forms rendering to that item. I have created custom form submit action and saved data to custom database. In my custom save i have used customData....
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Method not found: 'Boolean Sitecore.ContentSearch.SolrProvider.SolrContentSearchManager.get_EnableHttpCache()'

After upgrading from Sitecore 8.2 to Sitecore 9.1, which updated the Sitecore.ContentSearch.SolrProvider to v4.0.0.0, the code compiles fine but we get the following when trying to access the site: ...
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What's the best way to upstream and downstream media in Sitecore?

Recently I came across a requirement to define the best strategy to upload and download media for Mobile App. Website data is managed under Sitecore CMS currently. At first glance, below thoughts ...
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Sitecore SXA Azure Search Facets Returning 400 Bad Request when there are more than 50 results

I have a search page that is working correctly on my local instance using SOLR, but when we move the page to our AZURE Instance it fails. The AZURE Instance is using AZURE Search instead SOLR. If I ...
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Sitecore came up with GraphQL in 9.2, so internally does they use Sitecore API?

What does GraphQL use internally to query the Sitecore items?
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Sitecore custom api routing is not working

We have a multi-site environment. In one of the module, we are calling the same controller/action from all the sites. Perhaps, the same Javascript file which calls this controller/action is ...
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Calling component from another component via anchor link

I have a modal component which is basically a popup with some content in it. I have to ask if it is possible to link that component from another component. For example I have anchor link in another ...
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Add recipient list in EXM programmatically - Sitecore 9.1.1

I was looking for how to add a list to the Included Recipient List section to an EXM MessageItem programmatically. In Sitecore 8.2 you could do MessageItem.RecipientManager....
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Read URL from Rendering Parameter General Link in Sitecore 9

I have used general Link as rendering parameter . How I can extract URL in c#. For Single line text I am using below piece of code. var renderingModel = Sitecore.Mvc.Presentation.RenderingContext....
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“Error occurred” (500) when collecting basic information about your Sitecore installation

I have raised a ticket on the Sitecore support portal. They asked me to provide basic information about my Sitecore site from each instance in your environment. Check the article https://kb.sitecore....
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Sitecore Glass Mapper 5.3.15 not loading children by default

I have upgraded the website to Sitecore 9.0.2 and since my project has a dependency on Glass mapper, I have upgraded Glass mapper to 5.3.15. My Glass mapper maps to the menu model and it does load ...
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Can I have multiple the same facet types with different facet keys?

in every article and documentation I can see they are using for one facet type one (default) facet key. MyCustomFacet facet = new MyCustomFacet(); var facetReference = new FacetReference(contact, ...
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Index update process are running repeatedly in same index

We have this api that is creating and publishing item programmatically. (This item is created under a bucket folder). I've checked the logs and noticed that in between the process, our index are being ...
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Get all the media items on the current page [closed]

I want to get all the Sitecore media items on the current page. This could be an image, video, pdf ,mp3 or docx Has anyone done something similar to this? What i am currently doing is Getting all ...
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Login to Sitecore 9.1 across multiple subdomains

I am trying to login to Sitecore across multiple domains. I mean, I have two different sites abc.x.com and xyz.x.com. is there a way to set the auth cookies at parent domain level, in my case at x....
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Experience Explorer 403 forbidden on sitecore api ajax call [closed]

I'm encountering an issue which I can't resolve : using explore mode in the experience editor, I get 403 errors when trying to see any of the data from the current visit (the tabs and accordions are ...
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Getting a list of items from the ItemService API matching a specific field value

I'm trying to get a list of items from Sitecore that match a custom tag field. This is from an external application so I need to use one of the APIs to do this. I've tried using the Sitecore ...
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Is there any way to render the Page instead of item name with the specific field of text?

I got the requirement from our client that he wants to render the Page instead of page item name with the specific field text. Ex: I have a page item name as "findyourmarket". So this page will ...
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JWT tokens for authentication for 9.0 UPDATE 1

I have an instance running SxC 9.0 update 1. I was working on an API which had to be consumed by a 3rd party application. Can you provide some input for using token bear mechanism to protect my API. ...
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How to check access right in SitecoreController for Sitecore 9.1

In my JSON controller I want to check the access right from the User. My code looks like this public class MyController : SitecoreController { public static bool CheckAccessRight() { ...
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Is Virtual user concept available in XM version?

One of the client is having an XM license and they need to implement the virtual user concept of the Sitecore do they need to update the existing licence or this feature is already supported with the ...
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Accessing SXA Site Grouping Site Settings Properties from Code

I have a SXA site created and under "/settings/Site Grouping" I have defined a Site item. I want to access "Other Properties" fields (ex: "dictionaryPath" which I have added into Other properties) ...
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EXM report is empty (data is not being captured) in scaled environment

I am working with Sitecore 9.0 update 2 on Azure. Server is scale out : 1CM and 3CD. After email campaign is run, we can receive email but reporting is not working. It doesn't have any data is as ...
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Logic for Enroll contacts from list in Sitecore 9.1

There is a new cool feature called Enroll contacts from list in Sitecore 9.1: I'm wondering where the actual logic resists (which assembly and class). I'm going to utilize this functionality by ...
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Create media item and specify item id

I have a scenario where I need site visitors to be able to upload media items via CD server. My plan is to upload to web database first and use EventQueues to then have the CM server fetch the ...
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How to copy item A to item B without loosing the ID of B?

I want to make the item B (destination) identical to item A (source), without changing the ID of B. I tried with the following: var sourceXmlString = source.GetOuterXml(false); var sourceXml = ...
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Sxa tokens not taken into account in code query

I am working on a custom field which is based on :https://marketplace.sitecore.net/en/Modules/A/Advance_Image_Field.aspx I am trying to make it suitable for SXA by changing the way to find thumbnails....
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The partial view '/Areas/company/Views/PartialLayouts/SpotContainer.cshtml' was not found or no view engine supports the searched locations

Recently we have upgraded Sitecore from 8.1 version to 9.0.1 version. After upgrade few of the pages were not able to load and it is showing following error. The partial view '/Areas/company/Views/...
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Save popup message is frequently shown in Sitecore [closed]

I have added values in few fields across 400+ items in the Sitecore programmatically. After creating all the items in the Sitecore master database, I am getting this message when I click on each one ...
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Creating Media Items using the RESTful ItemService API

Quick background, re-building a "product importer" exe that was written for v7 using the old web API and ideally want to replicate all the old logic to work in the new v8 site using the RESTful ...
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sitecore language selector in site header

i have multi-language sitecore website and i m trying to create a language selector in my site header to change site language . im trying this code but not working : @{ string siteurl = string....
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GetItemUrl page name casing

I am creating a page url from a Sitecore item using the following code: var pageUrl = LinkManager.GetItemUrl(item); The Sitecore item starts with a capital letter, e.g. Page. At one machine ...
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Workflow process - Log the actions in JIRA [duplicate]

I have created a workflow for content editors. Once they edit the contents, I would like that to be logged in JIRA. Is there a way to link the sitecore item with the JIRA ticket?
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Droplink value is always returning null in post action

I am trying to build a form which contains state as droplink and given datasource as states . here's the snippets of my employee model and state. i am getting all the states in the get action of ...
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Sitecore Analytics api new method in 9.0 version

We recently upgraded our project to Sitecore9 initial release from 7.2. We were re-compiling our code including latest Sitecore.Analytics.dll We are getting this error if (Tracker.IsActive) { ...
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Cannot find packages containing StandardController

I am very new to Sitecore, trying to implement a basic controller inheriting from StandardController. I've followed the official Sitecore docs for setting up the environment to work with MVC here: ...
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How to fetch users in particular domain programmatically in Sitecore9

We recently upgraded our project to Sitecore9 initial release from 7.2. We were re-compiling our code including latest Sitecore.Kernel. We got this error: error CS0117: 'Factory' does not contain a ...
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Show Multi-list selected items on view by glass mapper

I am able to get Guid of seleced items by Glass Mapper but i don't know how i can get those item by Id and show them on view. Glass mapper property that i am using is: [SitecoreField("Media Links")] ...
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Multilist items render on MVC view by razor sysntax

I have a footer template that have Title, Description and links. Links are multi-list. I need to render the selected items from links multi-list with Title and description on footer view. I know how ...
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How to get Descendants of a Sitecore item using Glass mapper?

Is there any direct approach to get descendants(child items and sub child items) of a Sitecore item in Glassmapper model. I know [SitecoreChildren] can be used in GlassMapper model to get Child items....
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Unable to retrieve a Sitecore Item

I am trying to retrieve a Sitecore.Data.Items.Item using this line: var myItem = Context.Database.GetItem("/sitecore/content/x"); but instead of an Item I get a null exception. I have also tried ...
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'Sitecore.SecurityModel.Cryptography.IHashEncryption' from assembly 'Sitecore.Kernel

I have this problem with the instance of the Sitecore. A made a publish from VS project with the same Sitecore.Kernel.dll and Sitecore.Mvc.Dll of the instance. After that I cann't reach anymore the ...
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Sitecore 9 forms redirecting to formbuilder link on submit

I am having an issue when submitting a form when there is no redirect. Basically i have a contact us form and eventually will implement a email action. But every time i click the submit button even ...
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What’s the best practice to Expose Sitecore 9 APIs for Mobile Apps Development? [closed]

Currently, I am looking Sitecore CMS solution for native mobile app development. Mobile App Team is using Swift for IOS and Java for Android. So we have a limitation to use JSS react native for ...
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How to retrieve image url in MVC view from model

I am new to Sitecore. I am trying to create a small demo which will display all the products with its image and description. But i am getting error in my view also i am not able to display anything. ...
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Livetime section Valid From and Valid To

I have item with publishing restrictions. After apply restriction for item I see that in Livetime section Valid From and Valid To fields was set. It's ok. But when I'm trying to get item by id: ...
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jQuery AJAX GET request returning “parsererror” error response message

In a scope of Sitecore Web project an API Contoller is used. Got the following response error message during jQuery AJAX GET API request: On a back-end side I use IHttpActionResult action method that ...
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Sitecore SolrNet - The given key was not present in the dictionary error

We are using SolrNet open source client in Sitecore 9.0 update2 and SXA 1.7 version. We have written this code to get SolrConnection: Assert.ArgumentNotNull(searchcontext, "searchcontext"); var ...