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Questions tagged [upgrade]

Anything relates to Sitecore upgrade process

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Sitecore Commerce Upgrade path

Sitecore regular provides new releases for Sitecore Commerce and Upgrade Guides. As far as I can see, if you need to upgrade XC 9 Initial Release to the latest version, you need to upgrade Commerce ...
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Does Sitecore 9.1 support WFFM?

We have Sitecore 8.2 with WFFM forms, can we use the same forms with Sitecore 9.1 when we upgrade?
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Upgrade Sitecore XP 8.1 to 9,1 [closed]

Experts We are using Sitecore 8.1 Upd 3. However, as this version has been discontinued at the end of 2018, I started considering upgrading to the latest Sitecore 9.1. Referring to Sitecore's ...
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Issue while performing upgrade from Sitecore 9 update 2 to Sitecore 9.1

As part of the Sitecore9.1 upgrade, we have done following steps: Started with fresh installation of Sitecore XP0 instance , published our site and made analytics screen error free. Followed steps ...
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Is Website\App_Config\Include\Sitecore.Upgrade82.config required after upgrading to Sitecore 9.x?

On our Sitecore 9.0.x environments we have a file at Website\App_Config\Include\Sitecore.Upgrade82.config with the following contents. <configuration xmlns:patch="http://www.sitecore.net/xmlconfig/...
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How do I handle duplicate jQuery references when using Experience Forms?

We have started migrating from WFFM to Experience Forms on Sitecore 9.0.1. I've hit an issue with jQuery reference clashes and would like to know the best way to solve it. I started by following the ...
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LinkManager.Provider is deprecated in Sitecore 9, how to get the default provider then?

The following code works in Sitecore 8.2 but not in Sitecore 9: var provider = LinkManager.Provider; The Provider property is not available anymore in Sitecore 9 Sitecore.Kernel, what should I use ...
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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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Where should I install the DacFx for Sitecore 9.0.2?

When upgrading to Sitecore 9.0.2, one of the prerequisites is to have Microsoft SQL Server Data-Tier Application Framework (DacFx) version 2016 installed so to be able to deploy the .dacpac files. Is ...
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Sitecore upgrade from 8.2.1 to 8.2.7

We're starting sitecore upgrade from SC 8.2.1 to 8.2.7. As this is minor jump so we have decided to proceed with exactly as described in upgrade guide( Sitecore-8.2-Update-7-Upgrade-Guide.pdf ) ...
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Sitecore Upgrade from 8.1 update-3 to 9.1

Reference link for additional context: Sitecore upgrade from 8.1 Update-3 to 9 Update-1 @JayS: Regarding Sitecore Upgrade from Sitecore 8.1 to Sitecore 9.1, as suggested by you I am setting up a new ...
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Do we need to rebuild the link databases on CD Server?

I cannot find any official documentation on Rebuilding the Link Databases and not sure which DB to select when choosing DB for rebuilding Link Databases. According to the official installation guild, ...
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How to solve Device Detection 404 Not Found error in Sitecore 9.0.2?

I'm currently working on a Sitecore upgrade for my company but have found that the device detection is causing huge slow down. Disabling the device detection speeds things right along but while ...
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Glass always returns null

I am running into an issue for a site we are upgrading from 8.1 to 9.0.1. In the process of refactoring and updating the code base, we have upgraded Glass from v3 to v4.5. After doing so, every Glass ...
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Could not get pipeline InitializeMongoDbCollectionIndexes(domain)

I have recently upgraded web site from Sitecore 8.2 to 8.2 update 7. I have enabled the sitecore xDB in sitecore.xDB.config. Now when i am browsing the web site, i am getting the following error. ...
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Flow chart for Upgrade of Sitecore 8.1 Commerce Server to Sitecore Experience Commerce 9.0.2

I have added the diagrammatic representation for the upgrade. Please let me know your thoughts and if I need to add or follow certain additional steps while doing the upgrade.
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“Microsoft.Extensions.DependencyInjection” version conflict

The current project I am working on has 'Microsoft.Extensions.DependencyInjection.Abstractions' version 1.1.0 referenced. During the upgrade process from Sitecore 8.2 upgrade 3 to Sitecore 8.2 ...
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Does Sitecore express migration tool support to upgrade from sitecore 7.2 to sitecore 9 update 2

I could see that sitecore express migration tool supports to migrate from previous old versions to sitecore 9 initial version. If i have to upgrade to sitecore 9 update 2, what steps need to follow? ...
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xconnect 9.0.2 can not connect to SQL server

We have recently upgraded Sitecore from 9.0.1 to 9.0.2 Sitecore website works fine, but checked xconnect logs - lots of exceptions like A network-related or instance-specific error occurred while ...
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How to render a web form Sublayout in MVC layout?

I am trying to render an Ascx page from an MVC View Rendering in Sitecore. For example, in old Web Forms / Ascx to put placeholders you'd use <sc:Placeholder runat="server" key="placeholder-key" /&...
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xConnect upgrade issues (upgrade from Sitecore 9.0.1 to 9.0.2)

I am trying to upgrade a solution from Sitecore 9.0.1 to Sitecore 9.0.2 The upgrade package went well, followed the procedure upgraded xConnect as well. When trying to work with list manager - do not ...
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Issue with Sitecore 9.0 - Update 2 [closed]

Sitecore 9.0 Update 2 - Hi All, we are upgrading Sitecore from 8.1 - Update 1 to Sitecore 9.0 - Update 2, while installing the update i.e. Sitecore 9.0.2 rev. 180604 (update package for 8.1).update I ...
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Sitecore 8.2 Update 6 ComponentArt Unlicensed Control [duplicate]

I have upgraded our staging server to 8.2 Update 6 and am running into the ComponentArt Unlicensed Control issue in the User Manager, Domain Manager, and Role Manager components. As per ComponentArt ...
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Tracking for profile not working after upgrade

After migrating from Sitecore 8.0 update 3 to Sitecore 9 update 1 using Sitecore Express Migration Tool 3.1, I have completed: Rebuild search index Rebuild link databases Deploy marketing definitions ...
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Glass Mapper returning null for pages that have modules that have sitecore security “Require login” set

We are in process of upgrading to Glass Mapper V4 and some of the pages have stopped working. These pages have modules that have sitecore security "Require login" set. These pages used to work fine ...
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What has replaced type Sitecore.Data.SqlServer.SqlServerProxyDataProvider in Sitecore v9?

I'm in the process of performing an upgrade of Sitecore 8.1 update 3 to Sitecore 9.0.1. I have updated all the Sitecore nuget package references from 8.1 to their counterparts in 9. When I run the ...
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How to upgrade sitecore sxa from v1.5 to v1.6

There is a website in sitecore sxa 1.5v and would like to upgrade to 1.6 or 1.7v. I have a look at SXA compatibility table and looks like SXA 1.5v will not support in sitecore 9 update1. Can you ...
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migrating xDB data to xConnect [upgrading sitecore 8.2 to 9.0]

I am at the final step of upgrading a website from 8.2 to 9.0 i.e. migrating the analytics data from MongoDB to xConnect. I am using xDB data migration tool and following the guide provided by ...
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Upgrade path from Integrated Dynamic Placeholders to Sitecore 9 Dynamic Placeholders (OOTB)

Does anyone have a SPE script that could be used to upgrade the rendering parameters of existing content to the new dynamic placeholder style required for Sitecore 9 Dynamic placeholders? We used to ...
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Express Migration tool 2.0 failing while compiling a Template

I'm running a migration from Sitecore 7.2 to 8.2 update 1. After configuring and selecting the items to be migrated it completed all the steps(Core, Master, Fields , Security and Configuration) ...
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Sitecore upgrade v7.2 to 9

Is there any upgrade tool or documentation available for migration of sitecore 7 to sitecore 9. The current upgrade documentation for sitecore 9 require v8 as prerequisite. Can the same be used for v7 ...
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After upgrade to Sitecore 8.2 and GlassMapper 4.3.4.197 “Cannot create an abstract class.” error appeared [closed]

After performing an upgrade from 8.1 to Sitecore 8.2 and GlassMapper 4.3.4.197 (from 4.0.3) I faced the following error described below. All the GlassMapper.Sc.Custom files remain the same and it ...
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Upgrade Helix 8.2 Update 5 to Sitecore 9.0.1 - Unable to load one or more of the requested types [closed]

I am in the process of trying to upgrade a Helix based 8.2 update 5 project to Sitecore 9.0.1. I have updated all projects to .NET 4.7 and have removed all Sitecore 8.2 DLLs that have no update to 9 ...
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Unable to upgrade sitecore nuget 8. 2 to 9.0.1

Goal is to upgrade our sitecore VS solution from 8.2 update 1 to sitecore 9 update 1. Thought this would be easier but I keep getting this error below when trying to upgrade my sitecore nuget ...
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Cannot read property 'context' of undefined

After migration from Sitecore 8.2 Update-5 to Sitecore 9 Update-1 I see JavaScript error in Experience Editor mode. For example: I have a content page. Under content page I'm storing datasource ...
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Error During Upgrading Sitecore 8.1 to Sitecore 9.0.1

Hi all i'm getting the following Exception while upgrading the instance: 6848 07:38:16 FATAL [Experience Analytics]: Failed to synchronize segments. Message: Object reference not set to an instance ...
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Cloned item throwing Layout Not Found

Working on an upgraded solution from Sitecore 7.2 (rev. 141226) to Sitecore 8.1 Update 2 (160302). Recently an issue was reported that Cloned Items stopped working after the upgrade. Clone any Item ...
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Getting “Status Code: 401; Unauthorized” when bootstraping Sitecore Commerce 9

I am trying to upgrade Sitecore Commerce 9 Initial Release to Update 1. One of the steps is to do bootstrap in Postman. When I do it, I am getting this exception: Status Code: 401; Unauthorized ...
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After upgrade, getting “The object has not yet been initialized. Ensure that HttpConfiguration.EnsureInitialized() is called”

After completing the upgrade from Sitecore 8.1 Update 3 to Sitecore 8.2 Update 6 on accessing the launchpad, getting the below error. "Message":"An error has occurred.", "ExceptionMessage":"...
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SQL migration while upgrading Sitecore 8.1 to Sitecore 9 [duplicate]

I have a some instances running on Sitecore 8.1 .I want to upgrade these instances to Sitecore 9.1. I know that I should use MS-SQL-2016 to support XDB. I want to install Sitecore-9.1 directly and ...
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What is the recommended way to upgrade from Sitecore 8 XM to Sitecore 9 XP?

We have what is effectively a Sitecore XM instance that's on version 8.current, due to MongoDB requirements of functionality that was part of XP, and that we weren't actively using XP components. We'...
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Code broke due to missing PredicateBuilder assembly after upgrade to Sitecore 7 version 130918

During the upgrade from Sitecore 7 version 130424 to version 130918, it broke our solution. After investigation, we found that our code is using "PredicateBuilder" class to create search queries. ...
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Value cannot be null. Parameter name: source Source exception while submitting multiple documents from WORKBOX at a time

We are using Multi Submit Functionality for submitting the documents in WorkBox. While submitting more than 1 document, it is throwing error as "Error occured while communicating with Sitecore server",...
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Sitecore upgrade from 8.1 Update-3 to 9 Update-1

Currently we are running Sitecore 8.1 Update 3 and planning for sitecore 9 Update-1 upgrade. We have following set up currently: 1 CM server 1 Processing server 4 CD server 3 SolR/Zookeeper ...
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Fix a broken link in Application upgraded from 7.2 version to 8.2

We have upgraded application from 7.2 to 8.2 version of Sitecore using express migration tool. post that we had run the broken link report which has given a large number of such links in both master ...
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Upgrading from Sitecore 7.2 to Sitecore 9 on Virtual Machine windows 10

We are about to upgrade from Sitecore 7.2 to Sitecore 9.0 and we are planning to do the Sitecore upgrade in Virtual Machine Windows 10 and we never did this before on VM, we used to work on our ...
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When we run the upgrade wizard on the CM machine, how will the assemblies be deployed to the CD?

For upgrading our Sitecore instance from 8.2 to 9, we want to use the Sitecore Update Installation Wizard, as mentioned on https://dev.sitecore.net/Downloads/Sitecore_Experience_Platform/90/...
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Express Migration tool truncating the Core database tables [closed]

While running the express migration tool to migrate application from Sitecore 7.2 to 8.2, the users available in ASPNET_Users is getting truncated to just only to 4 records instead of 10K records. ...
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Sitecore Core database User table restoration

We have upgraded the application from 7.2 to 8.2 Post restoration we were not able to connect to Sitecore admin console. For accessing executed a query to update the admin account password but somehow ...
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System XML exception for rendering after upgrade

We recently upgrade to Sitecore 9.0 Update-1 from Sitecore 8.2 update 2. When accessing one of the pages in Experience Editor, we get the following error for one of the renderings used for page banner:...