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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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Uninstalling sitecore module

In our environment some unintended module installed . Is there any way to uninstall module in sitecore?
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Sorting Pages by most views

I have a requirement in our 8.1 update 2 solution to provide a sorting mechanism for pages based on the number of views. This data lives in the analytics database and I'm looking for a way to retrieve ...
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The Controls collection cannot be modified because the control contains code blocks (i.e. <% … %>)

After upgrading from Sitecore 8.1 to 8.2, we continue to see the following error when working in CM. Users can login and begin working in Sitecore, but after a random amount of time, they get the the ...
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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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How to add additional icons on Sitecore?

on Sitecore 8, we have a bunch of icons. On the ribbon you can select -> Configure -> Icons. On this dialog, box you can Select a lot of sections like "Applications", "apps" etc. Is it possible to ...
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“Target” dropdown in Internal Link options not populating in Sitecore 8.2 Update 3

The only thing that works for me, is the line commented out in the screenshot below: Comment the InsertLinkViaTreeDialog I Tried lots of solutions provided in the community but didn't work for me ...
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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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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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Error clicking on Locked Media Library item: Failed to map the path '/temp/_disabled.'

I get the following error when I click on an item which is locked by another user inside the media library in Sitecore. We recently upgraded from Sitecore 7.2 to Sitecore 9. Stack Trace: [...
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Getting a “Resource you are looking for has been removed” error in the datasource selection dialog

In a custom SXA control (just a copy of Promo) we started getting the error: "The resource you are looking for has been removed, had its name changed, or is temporarily unavailable." This happens on ...
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Media Item upload upload size validation - confirm dialog issue

I am trying to validate media item whilst uploading to check if the media of certain type has a specific size limit. Created a pipeline which replaces the Sitecore.Pipelines.Upload.CheckSize to the ...
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HideVersion property will not publish also other publish if EN is set to HideVersion = true

I have an item with 3 languages. EN, FR, NL. The Enable language fallback is enabled to this item's template standard value. Now, when I set the HideVersion = true to EN item, it will not publish not ...
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How do I disable /sitecore access on a Content Delivery Server?

I have 2 servers: Content Delivery - the live site pointing to the web database. Content Management - the internal only site pointing to the master database. I want to prevent access to /sitecore on ...
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Automatically set datasource when adding a rendering to a page

My goal is to automatically set the datasource of a rendering when an certain rendering is added to the page in the Experience Editor. Since the datasource item is created when the user adds a ...
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Using custom tokens in Sitecore

I need to reach next behavior for sitecore General Link type. If there is {token} word in a link, in my code it should be replaced with some word. Everewhere. General Links in my project are ...
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What is the difference between IsExperienceEditor and IsExperienceEditorEditing

What is the difference between Sitecore.Context.PageMode.IsExperienceEditor and Sitecore.Context.PageMode.IsExperienceEditorEditing? I've always used Sitecore.Context.PageMode.IsExperienceEditor in my ...
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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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Experience Editor Ribbon 'siteName' error

I have deployed a simple Sitecore 9 website in Azure PaaS. There's nothing so special about the code as it is only a newsletter sign up with Personalization. It works well, I can personalized my ...
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Could not resolve type name error while performing search in Sitecore in Content tree

After logging to the Sitecore content tree, getting the below error while performing the search. An error occured while searching. Rephrase the query. Could not resolve type name: Sitecore....
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Sitecore image upload versioning in Media Library

How I like to add versioning for an image in media library in Sitecore 8.0. Please suggest me how can I do the version of an image?
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Set up microsites in Sitecore 8.1

We have to set up 70+ micro-sites in Sitecore so looking for best approach for long run. We already have 3 sites on production on single Sitecore instance i.e. we did multi-site implementation. See ...
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Number of concurrent Sitecore Users

I want to check the max number of concurrent Sitecore users on a specific license, Is there any way to obtain this information from the license file or any admin page? sometimes the license details ...
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How can I create an app and insert it in the desktop?

I want to create an app that an author can access from the Desktop. How can I make one and insert it in there? I dont seem to find any doc on that
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How to add helpful text to a Sitecore field

In other peoples Sitecore installations, I have seen fields with a bit of descriptive text next to the field name to help the user input the correct information. I would like to use this in my ...
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“Multilist with Search” Field Does Not Return Search Results With Two Or More Items Selected

This is for Sitecore 8.1 Update 3, using Solr 5.5. It appears that in a Multilist with Search Field, if the field has two or more items currently selected (it does not matter whether the item has ...
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Unhide Ribbon strips

I have managed to hide all ribbon strips by right clicking on ribbon and un checking them. I have zero strips now, on the ribbon and so, ribbon is hidden. I cannot able to get them back. I have ...
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How to ensure two scheduled tasks won't run in parallel

It looks like out of the box Sitecore is able to prevent the same scheduled task from running simultaneously if a previous run hasn't finished yet (time interval between runs is less than time ...
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How to remove [unknown page] in Sitecore analytics

I would like to know how to remove the [unknown page] part in the Sitecore analytics dashboard? I am pretty much sure that they are internal api calls and google tracking etc, it´s displaying unwanted ...
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Sitecore Date and time

I have a client with multiple content editors around the world, and they all use the Schedule Publishing feature, but, usually they are a little bit confused because of the Sitecore Date and Time, ...
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Sitecore - Add custom action after delete item

What is the best approach to add custom action after the item deleted, such as remove the item Guid from my custom database if that item deleted from Sitecore?
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Sitecore 9.0.1 Datepicker displaying wrong format

I'm facing DateTime format issue on the SPEAK DateTime Picker. Basically, when the user is in the Content Editor, the format displays ok (mm/dd/yyyy). But when the user opens the Experience Editor, ...
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Sitecore validation rule at field level in multi-list value selection range

I came across this multi-list field restrictions to limit range(selection) using regex. I got few references to add basic validations. Both work fine. Ref1: ^({[^}]+}\|?){0,5}$ http://www.benramey....
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In the Content Editor, how can I have a Sitecore alert popup code run after the ProgressBox Execute code has finished running?

I have set up a custom button in the Content Editor that makes a third-party API call when clicked. In order to let the user know that the client is performing some work, I have implemented a ...
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Sitecore Client login Timeout error - Azure PaaS

In the Content Management (CM) environment, /Sitecore is loading correctly with login screen, but when we input credentials and hit on Login button, it just keeps loading and finally gives 500 timeout ...
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Link Browser doesn't show all child items from Tree?

We're using Sitecore 8.1 Update 2 and have an issue where there is an instance where we have are a few hundred items under a single Parent item in our site. These child items show fine in the Content ...
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Placeholder setting - allowed controls not working

I am using Sitecore 9.x and recently came through with this issue. I have added a placeholder setting item and updated field Allowed Controls with controls which I need to show on that placeholder. ...
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PowerShell script to compare latest version number of master and web DB in sitecore

Can Anyone help writing a PS script to get the item list where the latest version on web db is different than master