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Questions tagged [sitecore-client]

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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Getting error as System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException: Login failed for user ''

After the successful setup the Sitecore 8.2 update 4, with windows authentication when trying to access Sitecore instance getting the error as System.Data.SqlClient.SqlException: Login failed for user ...
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Multilist with Search to return descendant items

I am working on Multisite Sitecore instance and For "multilist with search" field I am trying to return all descendant items under folder item from a specific template using these queries ...
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Sitecore Update Center : Download and Install Window Timeout Issue

While upgrading from 9.0.2 to 9.1 I am using the update center from Control Panel. When I use Download and Install it's unable to complete the download as it times out every time. The popup below ...
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Resolve variant of item shows NaN in Sitecore Profiler, how I can resolve this?

When I use Sitecore debug mode it shows "Resolve variant of item" with 392,830 physical reads and with NaN% value too. How I can resolve it, I think it slows the page load, I am using Sitecore 8.0(rev....
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How can i run XPathBuilder in Sitecore 9

How can I run XPathBuilder in Sitecore 9? I already tried this URL from earlier versions of Sitecore, but it is not working in Sitecore 9: http://<website>/sitecore/shell/default.aspx?...
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Rendering parameters coming null when they should have a value.

I am setting rendering parameters using stanandvalues in a template. The issue is when I try to fetch the rendering parameters in code, they show up empty. Also, the __Rendering field is not showing ...
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Is there a way to change icon when using GlassMapper BeginEditFrame?

I need to edit complex sitecore fields in Experience Editor and I am using Glass's BeginEditFrames for that as it only requires change in code. I am using <%using (BeginEditFrame(Model, "Edit ...
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Install-SitecoreConfiguration : Cannot validate argument on parameter 'Signer'. The “$_.HasPrivateKey -eq $true”

Following this article https://buoctrenmay.com/2018/01/11/playing-with-sitecore-9-0-update-1-installation/comment-page-1/#comment-548 to install Sitecore, got this error on step 13, any idea? [-----...
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Is Sitecore 9.1 admin password no longer 'b'?

I read that in Sitecore 9.1 the admin user is no longer 'b'. Is that accurate?
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Access to Dictionary items for Content Authors

How to provide access only to the dictionary items under System node for content authors? We don't need to expose other items under /sitecore/system/ node. Content Authors already provided with "...
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Lost Additional “Key&Value” parameters from Sitecore Presentation details Rendering on changing its template

I lost Additional "Key&Value" parameters while changing its template from "Configure" ribbon in Sitecore 8. I have added Class in many rendering but when I change its Page template, all its key/...
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Fetching Final renderings in an .aspx page

I am creating a script to fetch rendering parameters of a sublayout and edit data template item field data based on the values of fields of rendering parameters. I was able to fetch renderings in ....
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Getting all items using a Specific Sublayout using Sitecore Powershell Extensions

I have to get data of rendering parameters used by a specific sub-layout. Is there a way to get all items which are using a particular Sublayout. Example: I have a Sublayout "SiteHeader" and it has a ...
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Locate web.config to implement 404 page

I'm really new with Sitecore and I'm not sure where to perform this change. So far I only know the CMS web interface which is very limited. How can I locate the web.config file? What tool should I use?...
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DatePicker displays incorrect format in Experience Editor

We have a date field on an item in Sitecore (version 8.1 Update 3). When that field is rendered in the Content Editor, the correct date formatting is used (US, in our case: MM/DD/YYYY): However, when ...
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How can I integrate/embed MVC app into the Sitecore desktop?

I've got a third party MVC app that I would like to integrate into the Sitecore 7.2 desktop so that users logging into Sitecore can use it. I've seen the answers for using compiled DLLs as renderings ...
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Having Master DB in CD Configuration

I know that adding Master DB In CD Config is not a good practice ,But if i have a scenario of Creating Sitecore Items Dynamically (Ofcourse in Master DB) and Publish it to web ,What do you recommend ?
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Adding help Text to Section of a template

I want to add help text to section of the template. I have added content to all 3 short description, long description and help link. Templates fields do get all the help text but Template Section is ...
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Insert Body field in Insert Email Link Dialog in Sitecore Link field

In the Sitecore link field, click on Insert email, a dialog box opens (attached in the below images). It has fields like Displayed Text Subject E-mail Address Style In the above dialog box, I am ...
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Getting “Could not parse the language” exception while publishing

While publishing the content in sitecore, the following error occured. Job started: Publish to 'web'|#Exception: System.Reflection.TargetInvocationException: While checking on logs, i found the ...
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Not able to use local variables in Sitecore Edit Frames

@Edited after Mark's answer. I have a ascx control where I have defined some variables. <% var showFilters = RenderingParameters.ShowFilters; var minimizeCardHeight = RenderingParameters....
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Cannot connect to Control Panel on CD server after configurating

I have configured our CD Server by following the official spreadsheet obtained at https://doc.sitecore.net/sitecore_experience_platform/81/setting_up_and_maintaining/xdb/configuring_servers/...
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Moving whole Sitecore instance to another location using Sitecore 8.2.7

When installing Sitecore instance, I chose a wrong physical path but it was meant to be at a different location. I realized that I get 404 error when I moved whole Sitecore folder (Web and Data, but ...
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How do you check if your configuration for Azure Search is working on Sitecore 8.2.7?

According to this official guide "Configure Azure Search"(https://doc.sitecore.net/sitecore_experience_platform/82/setting_up_and_maintaining/search_and_indexing/configure_azure_search#...
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Sitecore DB: Can't delete Preview DB table from SQL Server 13.0.400

I first duplicated the original Sitecore Web DB and just renamed to Sitecore Preview DB. Now that I noticed I accidentally copied the Sitecore Master DB instead of Web DB and I am trying to delete the ...
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Sitecore UploadProcessor causing error in UploadMediaForm

In administration Sitecore 9.0.1, we disabled duplicate items at the same level by setting the AllowDuplicateItemNamesOnSameLevel option to false. Everything works fine, but when a user attempts to ...
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HttpException on Sitecore logs

I have been working with Sitecore version 8.2, with three to four sites in one instance. Everything work fine, but in logs the following errors are seen. ERROR Application error. Exception: System....
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How to change icons in the experience editor for placeholder and edit frames in component navigation tree

I want to change the icons used in the component hierarchy navigation in the experience editor, so that editors can clearly see if they are selecting a component, placeholder or edit frame. I did ...
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Is there any specific templates to use with WFFM?

I'm working on Sitecore8.2 update4 and using WFFM with some sitecore templates, it doesn't work. So, I just wanted to know if there is any particular property/config we need to setup on template level ...
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Broken routes prevent access to launchpad

After reorganizing the solution and moving code files (controllers and views among other things) to other projects in order to implement the Helix principle I now seem to have broken something. I can ...
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4 Image Controls in a Composite Control, Not showing action buttons

I have created a composite control in Sitecore 9 and I can use that in template editor when adding new fields. This control is supposed to show an Image control where I can browse and select images ...
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Sitecore 8.1 :: How to set status code 500 on html page while there is some error on server side [duplicate]

We are showing html page on server error in our sitecore 8.1 project and below is the setting in web.config file <customErrors mode="On"> <error statusCode="500" redirect="/Errors/500.html"...
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How to login sitecore User using Active directory credentials [closed]

when the CM link is browsed users should be automatically logged in to the CMS.How do i do this ?which pipeline should i over ride .
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Sitecore Federated Authentication on CM server - remove Login form

I am using Sitcore 9 and have implemented federated authentication on CM server. I need to remove normal login authentication , so that the only way that user can be authenticated is form from third ...
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How to get Current Site Country flag using Sitecore SXA?

Is it possible to get flag and country name associated with each site using Sitecore SXA. I need to dispaly country flag as well as country name side by side on top of the page for each SXA Site. ...
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Sitecore error - Required License Missing: Runtime

I getting error when running a sitecore 9.0 instance.Error is "Required License Missing:Runtime".Please provide Any solution.
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What do I need to do to display an image on my web page using the ItemService API?

I've uploaded a few images of kittens, teddy bears, flowers, and other cute things to a folder within the Sitecore Media Library. I now need to access them using the ItemService API and display them ...
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Sitecore Workflow command click redirects to 404

create an item save and lock the item for edit open experience editor Move the item to the next state of the workflow The workflow state of the item is changes and works just fine , but the redirect ...
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Publishing workflow required field error [duplicate]

I am creating an approval workflow in sitecore 9.0 I am using existing "Sample Workflow" for testing as it provides everything required for approval workflow. I have created a template with 2 simple ...
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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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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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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 [closed]

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 ...