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Sitecore Custom Logger where each item represents its own log file

There are many articles how to create your own logger and save a log file into a separate folder. I need something else. My items represent the processors. It means I can click the button on the ...
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WFFM form through FXM

I am trying to place a WFFM form on 3rd party(HTML) site using FXM. The form is getting rendered successfully on 3rd party site. However, the form submission is not working properly. Upon submit, it ...
Manohara Prasad's user avatar
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Disable database switching in sitecore backend

A customer of ours asked if it is possible to fix the account they are using in the sitecore backend (Experience Editor, Centent ediror, Media library, ...) to only the master database. Our accounts ...
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How to enable auto versioning on review-edit button?

I've created a custom workflow .As per workflow when it is in final state, the workflow will not kick off unless user create a new version and clicks on edit. Question: Is there a way to enable auto ...
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How to get workflow comments?

We have items which are associated with worfklow. This workflow has different states like draft, reviewed, approved. Whenever it is moved to next state, we enter the comments. We need to get all these ...
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How to deep link into Experience Editor so that user is redirected after login?

We have a case where we need to notify approvers when a page is sent for approval. In the notification email, I want to include a link so that the approvers can go directly to the page in the ...
Jonas Hamnered's user avatar
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Filling In WFFM Form Field When Field Title Is Translated

I have a function to fill in a user's first name, last name and email address when they are logged into our web site. But, now that we have translated our pages into dozens of languages, a bug has ...
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Dynamic User Permissions for Shared Datasource Items

Due to a recent mishap, our client is requesting that when a Content Author tries to edit an item we first check to see if the item is used as a datasource for any items that the Content Author does ...
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One H1 tag on a landing page built by loosely coupled renderings

We are building a landing page which only consists of loosely coupled renderings in an atomic design. The first rendering is usually a "Hero" component but not always. The Hero component can ...
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Deploy a new Sitecore environment to Azure App Service

Following steps in this link: I uploaded the standard Sitecore 8.2 rev. 161115 (WDP XP0 package).zip to a newly created azure storage file share and used the link with the SAS token in it in the ...
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Custom chrome styling causing XHTML validation issue [duplicate]

I am using Sitecore 8.2 in a Helix configuration and added some custom chrome placeholder styling that I found in the Professional Sitecore 8 Development book. The code works in that I can now see the ...
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Best way to upgrade from Sitecore 8.0 Update 2 to 8.2 Update 1

I want to upgrade a Sitecore environment ( 8.0 Update 2 to 8.2 Update 1 ). I recently went to a general Sitecore Presentation and there they mentioned that i could use a new Upgrade tool. I found this ...
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How to resolve this error when using 'LinqPad Driver for Sitecore' with Sitecore 8.1?

I'm trying to use LinqPad Driver for Sitecore with LinqPad application by connecting to Local Sitecore (version 8.1 Update-1). However I'm getting below error when trying to test connection. Test ...
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Why are custom xDB facets being overwritten on session end?

In our Sitecore 8.1-3 solution I have created a custom xDB facet with a few different elements. When users log in to our site we call Tracker.Current.Session.Identify(emailAddress); to properly ...
Corey Burnett's user avatar
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How can I add custom attribute values to my Glass models generated by TDS?

Let's say I have several custom templates in my solution that are managed via a TDS project. There's also code generation set up that creates strongly-typed Glass models based on GlassV3Item.tt. I ...
Dmytro Shevchenko's user avatar
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Content does not show in Coveo despite matching criteria

I have a Coveo search view I've customized to show content based on the page you're on matching to whether that value is in a multilist field in Sitecore. The server environment is on-prem CES 7 free ...
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The model item passed into the dictionary is of type 'System.Collections.Generic.List[Sitecore.Data.Items.Item]',but it requires another model

I have created the ipagebase model.and its is used being in the mainlayout as @using Sitecore.Mvc @using Glass.Mapper.Sc.Web.Mvc @inherits GlassView<Project.MVC.Models.Shared.IPageBase> <!...
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Export form data to excel is not working on newly upgraded site

My site is upgraded from 7.5 to 8.1, I deployed my site on the CM enviroment and now the export form data to excel for any WFFM form is not working. The request: http://MySite/api/sitecore/...
Mohammed Syam's user avatar
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Do I need to apply SC2016-001-128003 to 8.2 Update-1?

The article says only Initial Release of 8.2 is affected but doesn't say Update 1 is not vulnerable.
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Run HTML site from Media Library

We are in process of migrating the Java Vigenette CMS on to sitecore platform. One of the thing that current content authors have been doing is below for short lived sites: Get the zipped HTML site ...
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Sitecore MVC - Edit Frame for treelist field

We are implementing editframe in sitecore MVC to make treelist field editable (List of address) in experience editor. We have created the Edit button for field in sitecore core DB and add the field ...
Gaurav Kumar's user avatar
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New-SCWebDeployPackage is not recognized

I'm trying to package a Sitecore solution and followed the instructions mentioned in the following URLs. https://doc.sitecore.net/cloud/working_with_sitecore_azure/configuring_sitecore_azure/...
Prawin's user avatar
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Publishing restriction according to language and target

We are still using an old version (6.6). We have multiple publishing targets (one is a web and the other production) and there is one specific language (Spanish 'es') item we have made publishable to ...
Gaurav Kumar's user avatar
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How to get connection strings / endpoints of my xDB Cloud Set

Sitecore has provisioned xDB Cloud Set for me. How can I get connection strings and/or endpoints of my xDB Cloud Set? For example, I want to connect to databases in MongoDB using Robomongo tool.
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Coveo UI return to result list

Using Coveo UI and infinite scroll. How can we return user back to same place in search result list? Ex: user scrolls through the results and clicks on a result item to view the article. Is there a ...
xoail's user avatar
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Error setting up Habitat instance of Sitecore with "Could not instantiate event handler." error

While setting up an instance of the Habitat demo site, I have followed all the steps as in the past but when the Sync Unicorn Gulp task begins, it exits with the following error: Could not ...
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What Does the "Reset Settings" button in the User Manager do?

Looking in the User Manager, I see a "Reset Settings" button under the "Change Password" button in the ribbon, and I cannot find any information online (docs or blog posts) on what it actually does. ...
Zachary Kniebel's user avatar
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Warning: A rendering was not used on the page. The placeholder "xxxxxx" was not found

There is a Desktop Layout (Desktop.aspx) with several controls (Figure 1 and Figure 3). One of the controls called "Two Column Big Left" (TwoColumnBigLeft.ascx) has three placeholders (Inner Content ...
ADH's user avatar
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What is the recommended application pool identity to use for Sitecore?

I have always used "Network Service" as the application pool identity for Sitecore since 6.0 through 8.1 and never had any problems. A co-worker stated recently that the "AppPoolIdentity" is the ...
Toby Gutierrez's user avatar
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Solr query length limit

We are having an issue where queries are too big so we get error 414 (Request-URI Too Long). From what I can see, sitecore sends a GET request with the query to the server. Is there a way to switch ...
josedbaez's user avatar
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6 votes
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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 ...
Dheeraj Palagiri's user avatar
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Item.Versions.AddVersion() - fields not being saved

I am adding a new version of an item in a different language. This works fine. Them I am setting the field values on the new version, but those values are not saved. The code is basically (simplified):...
Troels Aaberg's user avatar
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Sitecore Habitat with Glass Mapper

Just wondering if I use glass mapper or any DI framwork then will I need to implement in each project separetly? otherwise if I create a separate project for DI or Glassmapper and add the reference ...
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Migrating xDB data to cloud

We have our xDB setup on one of our server and we are now migrating to xDB cloud. We have just taken xDB cloud subscription. Can you please suggest the tool to migrate the content?
Rajesh Khurana's user avatar
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Sitecore 8.2 Update 1 error: Method not found: Sitecore.Caching.CustomCache.get_InnerCache()

After installing Sitecore and adding my existing working project, I am getting an error when I select the site Home item from the Content Editor. The stack trace is as below: Method not found: '...
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Unable to get the correct `rootPath` from Sitecore.Context.Site

In my code, I'm trying to access the root path for the current site. Let's say I'm accessing my website http://mywebsite. Here is the site definition: <site patch:before="site[@name='website']"...
Santosh Poojari's user avatar
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1 answer
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How to add a custom xDB facet to an IElementCollection facet

I am implementing custom xDB facets in Sitecore 8.1-3. I have a facet called "Marketing Data". Most of the elements of "Marketing Data" are simple strings. I also have an element called "Shipping ...
Corey Burnett's user avatar
2 votes
1 answer
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Migrating to Azure PaaS

We are planning to build a site from scratch on Sitecore 8.2 update 1 and are struggling to decide between Azure PaaS and IaaS. While we are excited about PaaS, we feel organization wise, we are not ...
xoail's user avatar
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EXM error: Empty strings are not allowed. Parameter name: listId

On a clean install of Sitecore 8.2.1 with EXM 3.4 installed, we're receiving a message of "A serious error occurred please contact the administrator" when attempting to add an Included List in the ...
Joe Behrens's user avatar
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1 answer
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Media Request Analytics Failed

I got the following error in the log files of my upgraded site: 2628 2016:12:09 13:07:13 ERROR Media request analytics failed Exception: System.InvalidOperationException Message: Tracker.Current....
Mohammed Syam's user avatar
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2 answers
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Display custom bucket tags by name instead of GUID Sitecore 8.1

I created several custom tags in my TagRepository folder that work great, but when I look at them in a bucket they display as GUIDs. After some research, I implemented a computed index field that ...
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Singleton search context for search api

Typical usage of search api uses a using statement to dispose of the search context. using (var context = ContentSearchManager.GetIndex(_indexName).CreateSearchContext()) { var hits = context....
Paul George's user avatar
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Weblog Module for Sitecore 8.2 initial release

I have recently upgraded to Sitecore 8.2 initial release from Sitecore 8.1 Update 2. I was looking for an upgrade for the Weblog module for sitecore 8.2 as there are lots of changes happened and the ...
joanelaydi's user avatar
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3 answers
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Glass Mapper Get Children Derived From Type

I am trying to create an an extension method to get all children of a derived type. This would be an extension method on my base glass item. But it returns null. Here is my method: I register my ...
Ethan Schofer's user avatar
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1 answer
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Deploy Marketing Definitions Error "Rdb Taxonomy repositories do not support data export"

I have a site that has been upgraded from 7.5 to 8.1 and currently I'm on production deployment. I used a new SQL reporting database and MongoDB collections. I noticed that the campaigns hadn't been ...
Mohammed Syam's user avatar
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1 answer
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Change the logic of hashing the images

I would like to change the logic of the image hashing. Because our width and height parameters directly in the url. As I checked the HashingUtils class it does not look to easy to change without any ...
Tamás Tárnok's user avatar
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Contact locking options

I am trying to update the contact facet properties using next code (trimmed example)... var contactManager = Factory.CreateObject("tracking/contactManager", true) as ContactManager; Contact contact =...
Volodymyr Hil's user avatar
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1 answer
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Multivariant tests goals vs a page visit [closed]

What is the best approach for setting up a goal to measure the success of a component test within Sitecore? Let's say I have two components in my test and they have a different colored button. I have ...
mluker's user avatar
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No returnUrl property for secured media links

I've got authentication set up on certain pages of my website, with anonymous access denied. For regular items/pages, this works like regular forms authentication as you'd expect - click a link or go ...
Ken McAndrew's user avatar
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Specific Rules to exclude Geo Locations

We are working on personalize the content based on Geo location. We have requirement not to show specific content for some locations. Are there any rules or any other ways available to exclude any ...
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