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Sitecore Publishing Service does not show the languages and seeing 404 errors

Turns out that this issue is fairly common. Saw this happen in both SXA and the Publishing Service. The solution is to clear the Temporary Asp.Net files from IIS. Steps: Stop IIS. This can be ...
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How and where to add custom processors for publishing with Sitecore Publishing Service

You are correct .. none of the old publishing pipelines are called when the new service is installed. Background Traditionally, Sitecore publishes one item at a time. This is inefficient at a ...
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Sitecore Publish Service not publishing new items

The problem here is with FillDB .. it uses quite a rough-and-ready script to make items, and so it generates items that do not have a unique revision field (it leaves this field blank so it defaults ...
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How should I configure publishing on Sitecore 8.2+?

If your content authors are strictly following WorkFlow, use scheduled Incremental publishes. If workflow is not strictly used, use user manual publishes (Smart Publish), and try to cover related item ...
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Sitecore Publishing Service 1.8.0 does not publish blob data for custom field using type Attachment

By default, the publishing service will publish Blobs if they are created/referenced by the following fields: /sitecore/templates/System/Media/Versioned/File/Media/Blob Guid = {DBBE7D99-1388-4357-...
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Error upgrading to SXA 1.1 with Publishing Service 1.8 : ItemLocator language cannot be null or empty

TL;DR You can ignore the errors as long as you make sure you publish the installed items with a Full or Single Item publish. The details We have tested this and confirmed this as platform bug in 8....
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Error upgrading to SXA 1.1 with Publishing Service 1.8 : ItemLocator language cannot be null or empty

Assuming you have correctly configured Sitecore Publishing Service (I have not) you should raise support bug for that. Here is what I have found: Whenever you try to install an item with Overwrite ...
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How should I configure publishing on Sitecore 8.2+?

I agree with comment from Yogesh about publishing following the business use case. I usually consider workflow based publishing(autopublish on approval)/manual publishing (assuming you meant adhoc ...
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Publishing Service Field Changes Only Revision Being Returned

This is by design. For performance reasons, the Publishing Service only reports field changes that are essential for features in Sitecore to function correctly. The fields that will be reported on ...
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Sitecore Publishing seems to work, but site not updating

In case sestocker answer is not the problem you are having: You need also to make sure you have setup properly the instance properties(if you don't know what this is reffer to Sitecore's scaling ...
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Azure PaaS Publishing Performance

I have put together a config from the info on this good answer for Sitecore 8. Have a try at applying the following config on both CD and CM: <configuration xmlns:patch="http://www.sitecore.net/...
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Using Publishing Service on Azure PaaS

The Publishing Service is not yet available on Azure PaaS. It was announced at the symposium to become available for Azure PaaS with Sitecore 9.1 release.
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Can I encrypt the Sitecore Publishing Service connection strings?

.Net Core has turned configuration on its head for the better IMO, have a read of this it explains how it works. The bad news is that encrypting secrets may not be possible as they are handled ...
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When is it a good idea to use Publishing Service?

My rule of thumb is: Use it only if you really need to. Publishing Service (SPS) improves publishing speed a lot. It's super fast in comparison with the built-in publisher. However, it has its draw ...
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Where is the schematool command in Sitecore Publishing Service 2.0?

According to the release notes, "The schema tools are now part of the Publishing Service." Therefore the command should now be: Sitecore.Framework.Publishing.Host schema upgrade This is also ...
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Sitecore Publish Service not publishing new items

As Stephen pointed out, it's a shortcoming of the Fill Db tool. We're hoping to get a fix for this out in the next Sitecore release (but no promises). In the meantime, you can use the following SQL ...
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Sitecore Publishing Service does not show the languages and seeing 404 errors

I had the same issue, and it was because I turned on the Debug mode in Experience Explorer, and then I just closed the tab without changing back to Edit mode. After I opened Experience Explorer in ...
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Delayed publish - version of page

You should set the publish date for the latest version. You need to make use of the Versions tab to be able to set which version to be published and when. Please see screenshot below Example Let say ...
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Publishing Service Invalid Schema Installed Upgrade from version 0 to 1

Try to execute first Sitecore.Framework.Publishing.Host schema downgrade –-force and then execute Sitecore.Framework.Publishing.Host schema upgrade –-force For me worked well few times.
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Sitecore Publishing Service how to keep descendants table up to date?

Maintaining the descendants table is supported by the Publishing Service, it's just not enabled by default, and not documented. It's not enabled by default because it adds a performance cost to each ...
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Publishing Service, transactions are atomic?

This is quite a lot of questions all at once but I'll try and answer as best I can. I'm not sure if your using version 1 or 2 of the publishing service but you should find that since these are two ...
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Scheduled publish/unpublish strategy

We’ve used this module to great effect before and it is much more feature rich than the out of the box auto publishing task: https://marketplace.sitecore.net/Modules/S/Sitecore_Scheduled_Publish.aspx?...
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Sitecore Publishing Service "MultiInstanceActivationStrategy" causing publishing failure

Edit 14/6/17: This has indeed been fixed in v2.0 Update 1 (release notes) The error message you are seeing is indeed the cause of the Publish Service ceasing to function. Basically, the Service is ...
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How can I programmatically publish content and have it show in the standalone Publishing Service Dashboard?

Sitecore.Publishing.PublishManager is recommended to use with SPS instead of Publisher. It will show also all publishing tasks in the Publishing Dashboard of SPS.
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Sitecore Publishing Service not working

It looks like you have a custom publishing target (public) that you are trying to publish to. First thing I would check is the casing of public. From the sparse logs you provided, it looks like there ...
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Error while Upgrading the Database Schema for Sitecore Publishing Service

It ended up with the Permission issue with SQL User defined per database in connection string. It need to be SQL admin user not the database user which are created during installation. To run the ...
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Publishing Service error message: Could not persist PublisherOperations in the service

After contacting Sitecore support, it seems that this is caused by a timeout in the Publishing Service which then gets passed through to the CM server. The fix was: Extend the timeout on the ...
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Sitecore Publishing Service Dashboard is empty

We found a solution that worked - clear dbo.Publishing_JobQueue table in master database: delete from [mywebsite_Master].[dbo].[Publishing_JobQueue] It is very strange, besause of all records in ...
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Sitecore Publishing Service Dashboard is empty

This is a confirmed issue in Publishing Module 9.3. Ticket number 381220. Fixed in 10.0 ​​The OperationCompleteTimestamp is set to null during a publishing job and this causes a nullable exception on ...
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Language and Targets missing in Publishing Service 2.0

If you upgraded from 1.1, try Clearing your browser cache, we rewrote all SPEAK dialog in 2.0. Looks like SPEAK isn't databinding to our new JSON changes.
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