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For questions related to Sitecore's API, covering questions about how to access, create, update or or delete data, as well as questions about how the Sitecore code-base is or can be used for custom or native logic, etc.

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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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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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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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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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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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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() { ...
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Sitecore role in site1 when installed to site2, missing some restrictions in site2

For the new developer role we restricted access to Development tools in source site.When this role is packaged and installed in target site, it has permission to Development tools. How do we fix this ...
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Difference between FieldIDs.EnableItemFallback and FieldIDs.EnableLanguageFallback

I am currently setting my items in Sitecore programmatically: item.Fields[FieldIDs.EnableItemFallback].Value = "0"; This makes my non-English version to not have a fallback from EN. But then I ...
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Setting HideVersion = true, removes all language version from web database [duplicate]

I am creating items programmatically in a bucket folder. Publishing and unpublishing those items are also done programmatically. When unpublishing (Hiding from the site), my goal is to unpublish only ...
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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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Search Results not appearing in Coveo Search [closed]

I have implemented Coveo search in my application. Its working fine on Prod but stopped working on local. The search results are not appearing in local When I tried to figure out what is the issue , ...
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Sitecore.SharedSource.WebApiClient Not Found in Sitecore 9.0

The dll Sitecore.SharedSource.WebApiClient is not available in sitecore 9.0 . Is there any alternative way to use Sitecore shared source web api client in C#, in old version of sitecore project it was ...
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Domain level cookie in Sitecore

I need to set main domain(abc.dis.com) cookie in my sub domain(xyz.dis.com) in sitecore,please suggest. Please find the below code snippet,but it's not working. Thanks in Advance
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How can the Sitecore search API be extended to support Azure search traffic analytics?

I'm experimenting with adding support for conditionally returning SearchId for Azure search traffic analytics purposes (https://docs.microsoft.com/en-us/azure/search/search-traffic-analytics) as part ...
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What is the use of * in Hostname

Why we create Site like below in Site definition: <site name="Test Site"> <patch:attribute name="hostName">*</patch:attribute> <patch:attribute name="...
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Difference between site[@name='scheduler']" and site[@name='website'] in Site definition

What is the use of <site patch:before="site[@name='scheduler']" instead of <site patch:before="site[@name='website']"
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Sitecore Jobs and IIS Pool Recycles

From what I understand a Sitecore job simply runs as a background thread within the web application, i.e. a IIS worker process. How does this work with the periodic IIS pool recycling? I mean if you ...
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What is Sitecore.Abstractions dll?

I am getting error: System.IO.FileNotFoundException HResult=0x80070002 Message=Could not load file or assembly '**Sitecore.Abstractions**, Version=10.0.0.0, Culture=neutral, PublicKeyToken=...
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Message: Value cannot be null. Parameter name: context.Contact

I am working on Sitecore 8.2 version. I am getting an exception in production environment log file. I am not able to replicate same issue in my local neither able to figure out why this issue is ...
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Programatically set publishing options to Sitecore for specific language version

I wanted my sitecore item to publish only a particular language version. For example, I have english and French, but I only want to publish the French language. My plan is to set the "Publishable To" ...
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Glassmapper 5 SitecoreChildren listing items even if the version count is 0

We upgraded Glass Mapper version from 4.2.1.190 to 5.4.21.0. In our model, we are using [SitecoreChildren(InferType = true)] to get the child items. For few of the child items, language fallback is ...
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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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How to get Item from ItemID in JSS? [closed]

I am trying to understand how to fetch Item from ItemID in JSS. What is alternative for Sitecore.Context.Database.GetItem(new ID("{11111111-1111-1111-1111-111111111111}")) in JSS?
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How do I show custom error message on OnItemSaved event?

The ask is to show the following kind of message on the OnItemSaved event. I am unable to show a similar custom message on the OnItemSaved event. I am always getting some default exception ...
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JSS Headless mode issue

I am trying to run my local jss app in headless mode. while trying to hit the jss service, I am not getting the expected o\p. I can the security info object has 401 as statuscode. If I try hitting ...
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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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@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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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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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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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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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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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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How to retrieve an item in Draft workflow state

I have a script that goes through the tree starting at a certain node to find all items of a specified language version not in a publish workflow state and switch them over to the publish state. ...
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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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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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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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'There are no forms to display' message in Sitecore 9 Forms Dashboard

I am getting 'There are no forms to display' message in Sitecore 9 Forms Dashboard in Production environment In chrome developer tools, getting below error message in Console tab with below error ...
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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) ...