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For questions related to the Sitecore administrative interface - commonly referred to as Shell or Client - where authors and developers log in to create and manage content, analytics, permissions, etc.

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How do you configure servers?

I am currently configuring a CD Server and a CM server but looking at the spreadsheet (downloaded from the official site: https://doc.sitecore.net/sitecore_experience_platform/82/...
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Does Table Wizard in Rich Text Editor exist in English version?

I am a sitecore developer from Japan and have just noticed that Table Wizard icon/function (and other functions) in Rich Text Editor do not exist when the language setting is changed from Japanese to ...
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Callback function on publish item

Context: We are using Sitecore 8.2 and using archive functionality to archive the content. When content is archived then it is only removed from master database so we had a requirement to remove the ...
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How to get all items from a base template id [duplicate]

I have list of items,how can i get this items from base templateId in sitecore mvc. thanks in advance.
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Sitecore Content Editor Exception : Data at the root level is invalid

I am facing an issue when opening content editor : Exception: System.Web.HttpUnhandledException Message: Exception of type 'System.Web.HttpUnhandledException' was thrown. Source: System.Web ...
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How can I adjust the size of popup dialog in Experience Editor?

I have just started to use Sitecore a few months ago and I would like to change the size of the popup dialog in the Experience Editor as shown below. How and where can I change the size of this popup ...
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Getting a HTTP 500 upon opening the Experience Editor in Sitecore 8.1

On a long running site a certain user always gets an HTTP 500 when opening the Experience Editor in Sitecore 8.1. This also persists if I create a new user with the same roles, leading me to believe ...
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Interrupted publishing an item process - publish items stopped working

When I published an item/page (Republish, unchecked related items) it took an unbearable amount of time, so I cancelled it by ending the IIS worker process (better way to end it?). Then an error ...
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Mail Reset Password not working

I am working on a new site in our Dev environment and I can not get the Password Recovery working. We have it working for another site in a different box. So I first thought it was a communication ...
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SXA search issue for multi term word

Currently we are using default SXA Search component with Solr for our global website search. The issue we are facing is, if we search for "unique building", it gets the results of the page containing ...
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How to Enable SSL Secure for sitecore shell cookies

I have added below code snippet (as in Andy Burns Blog https://andrewwburns.com/2016/10/21/secure-your-sitecore-cookies/ ) to secure the Sitecore cookies. <System.Web> and <httpCookies> ...
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Showconfig.aspx in Firefox does not appear correctly

I noticed that lately when I log into a Sitecore instance in Firefox and view the showconfig.aspx, it does not appear in XML, rather as a string of randomly jumbled words, paths and IDs. If I open ...
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Unlock item and unlock all items not working

I tried to unlock an item locked(the same issue for unlock All).By clicking the button the window will be empty. It looks like the item was unlocked but clicking Review -->My Items the item will be ...
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Encrypt zip file while uploading to media library folder sitecore 8.2

i have followed the sitecore link and create my custom processor for (Sitecore.Pipelines.Upload.Save). i have faced issues while saving all media items. it gives error on file.SaveAs(filename); ...
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While installing Sitecore 9, the SOLR schema is not updated

When trying to install Sitecore 9, I am getting the following error : [UpdateSolrSchema]:[Authenticating] http://habitat9.sc/sitecore/admin/PopulateManagedSchema.aspx?indexes=all Install-...
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Cannot upgrade nuget package due to Microsoft.Extensions.Configuration

We are trying to install the following NuGet package: Microsoft.IdentityModel.Protocols.OpenIdConnect However, we are being blocked by this error message: Error Unable to find a version of '...
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ListControl/LineChart graphs are not displaying due to a server error in Experience Analytics

Installed Sitecore 9 Update 1 together with Sitecore Experience Commerce 9 Update 1 on my dev VM. When I go to Experience Analytics, I can see these exceptions instead of charts: It is showing this ...
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Changing the field type from Single Line Text but preserving value

Good day - we would like to replace a datafield in one of our event forms which is currently a text box (where users copy/paste in a GUID from a current/active event), and instead, use a dropdown ...
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Commerce modules load only when browser debugger is open

We have the commerce server setup in a remote server. When browsing the CMS from that server, the modules - Customer & Order Manager and Merchandising Manager load fine. However, if I browser ...
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How to uninstall Sitecore package [duplicate]

Is there any way to rollback the entire package after successful deployment? As per my knowledge, one way is to delete all the Sitecore items from the CMS, dll's if any from the bin and patch config ...
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Which databases does Sitecore 9.0.2 need for CMS only mode?

We are looking to roll out a deployment of Sitecore 9.0.2 in CMS only mode. Does it need all databases to run or can it work off: Core Master Web I'm happy we can run session inProc (provided thats ...
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Custom Social Login implementation - Pipeline Configuration

Hi I'm currently trying to implement Microsoft.owin in Sitecore 9, because sitecore9 doesn't have the social Connected module. As part of the implementation Configuration(IAppBuilder app), i'm trying ...
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Experience editor, error when adding new component 'Could not find the rendering in the HTML loaded from server'

In Experience editor, the following error appears in the F12 Console when adding a new component with any rendering: 'Could not find the rendering in the HTML loaded from server'. I am logged in as ...
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A routed “MS_attributerouteWebApi” is already in the route collection. Route names must be unique (Sitecore 9.0.1) [duplicate]

i have a similar question to [A route named x is already in the route collection][1] [1]: A route named x is already in the route collection. Route names must be unique. But the solution mentioned ...
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Unable to view the content in CE

I hosted default sitecore 9 website on azure. It looks good. Only issue I'm facing is, unable to view the content in Content Editor if I choose chrome browser. In IE browser, it is working fine. ...
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Granting a role access to a field

I have a component in my sitecore instance called an Article Download component. One of the fields for this component is called Download Item and it is the type link (not General Link). My authors are ...
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Fastest approach to Copy data between two Sitecore Environments using Azure SQL Databases

What would be the fastest way to copy data between two Sitecore enviroments , both these environments use Azure SQL databases At the moment we use New-AzureRmSqlDatabaseCopy to copy databases from ...
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Provide permission to one user to unlock items which are locked by other user in CE

We're using Sitecore 8. We have a scenario to provide permission to one user to unlock items which are locked by other user in CE. Could you please advise on it.
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Unable to locate element on the Frame (selenium c#)

I am trying to automate Sitecore using Selenium (C#). More details about the automations steps: Scenario to automate: Login to Sitecore with admin privileges. After logging in, select Content ...
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Computed fields facets are not working in Content Editor

I am on Sitecore 9 using SOLR. We have added some facet configurations under /sitecore/system/Settings/Buckets/Facets to show them while searching for items in buckets. While the facets for fields ...
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Sitecore 9 Separate CD server - ERROR Cannot start analytics Tracker

I Installed Sitecore 9 XP1 with Separate CD and CM servers. I am getting the below error in CD: Unexpected character encountered while parsing value: <. Path '', line 0, position 0 31260 12:55:...
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Sitecore Media File upload above 2GB throws Bad Request 400

we are on Sitecore 8.1 U3 , content editors generally upload large files to the media library using the File upload (advanced) option with Upload as files checked , these files are uploaded to a blob ...
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Adding new connection into ConnectionStrings.config gives “exceptions occurred while processing the subscribers to the 'property:changed' event”

After I added new connection string into ConnectionStrings.config file, I cannot log into Sitecore and getting this exception: Exception textually: Server Error in '/' Application. One or ...
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ComponentArt Grid Unlicensed control. Click here for more information

I'm using Sitecore 8.2 Update 5. I do have ComponentArt Grid license file under bin folder. What else may be the reason of this error? It's working fine locally. I see suggestions to add ComponentArt ...
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Extension less URL's and PDF's [duplicate]

I've configured extension less URLs for my pages. I've links to PDFs in content. Those links are downloading the pdf instead of opening in new window. Tag rendered is like this : <a href="/-/...
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Populate Solr Managed Schema Error

I am getting the 404 error while trying to populate the schema from "Populate Solr Managed Schema". Job started: Index_Update_Collection=sitecore_core_index|#Exception: System.Reflection....
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Latest Angular basic sample Error

I'm trying to go through all the Angular tutorial from the JSS.Sitecore side but I came across multiple issue. The examples don't match the code that is getting generated Getting missing modules ...
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Sitecore MultiLanguage Content changes the URL. Results 404, Not found error

I'm having an issue in my site.I'm using VirtualFolder property to change the site language content. I've a link 'Environment' and my default site language is Chinese. So,the URL looks like www.xyz....
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Read access to role is not working

I have created new Sitecore item in start menu and created new role to give access to item for one of our user. But item is not displaying at all in start menu when I login as that user(after new role ...
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Redirecting any CM page URL to Experience Editor mode

I am on Sitecore 9 update 1 , XP1 topology-Azure PaaS environment. I am looking for an option of redirecting any Content Management URL to Experience Editor mode. It will redirect login if not logged ...
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Custom search type filter Name doesn't appear in the search filter list but its clickable

I have created a custom search type filter on the master database and placed it in the user defined folder and it does work. However the filter doesn't appear in the list but the link is there and ...
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Chrome icon coming for pdf's in media library instead of PDF icon

When I tried to upload a pdf file in Media library I am getting chrome symbol as icon instead of pdf icon. I tried in vanilla instance where everything works fine. I checked the template's icon and it ...
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How to refresh prefetch cache?

How prefetch cache update its cached item, If I change the content of Sitecore item? And also other ways of prefetch cache refreshing?
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How to differentiate between CD and CM?

What are the steps to easily identify which environment is configured for CD and CM? Suppose you are given with number Sitecore servers and you want to find out which one is being configured as. For ...
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Are there any differences between Sitecore update version vs patching?

Does anyone know whether the terms patching and update version mean the same thing? Also is there a resource somewhere I would get notified when there is a patch available? In other words, how could I ...
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CD site setup for one country / subset of languages

Planning to setup 2 new CD servers which contain only French and English language pages. All other language versions should not exist in new web db. I took the existing web db backup and setup site ...
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SXA Import Failed Value cannot be null. Parameter name: source

I am using Sitecore 9.0 Updated 1 and Install Sitecore Experience Accelerator 1.6 rev. 180103 in my Sitecore instance. Now Working in SXA we have created dummy site and Export the site to add one new ...
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Search filter for Year on a date field in template

I am using Sitecore 9.0.1 with SXA components. I have checked the SXA out of the box components for search functionality. For date fields, we have date range by which we can filter items in a specific ...
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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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How to provide custom info messages in Sitecore Preview Mode

I am trying to add a custom notification message to display in the preview mode in Sitecore 8 for a particular item. I have done some digging and found you can create custom notification message ...