Adam Seabridge
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SItecore Identity Server on Prem throws" Error: An error occured"
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This issue exists on 9.3 still. There are a number of other SSE posts that talk about this too, e.g: Sitecore 9.1 When a specific user is trying to login we see a blank "An Error occurred screen&...

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Custom variant component is not showing component variant selection in Experience Editor
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I had this issue with SXA today too and the component was not using custom rendering parameters so it wasn't that. I ended up having to re-install SXA for Sitecore 9.3 locally and it fixed it and the ...

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Pipeline to override image field data source
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I got asked recently If I ever solved this in an elegant way. The simple answer is unfortunately not. I had to duplicate the image field and add in my service to resolve the paths and also over-ride ...

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Is creating custom tables in the Sitecore content database bad?
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If you really do need just custom tables then yet generally this is a bad idea as it complicates upgrades and maintenance. Usually you'd create an separate database to store the custom tables and data....

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Is Sitecore AI launched and available for use now?
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Sitecore Cortex was released with Sitecore 9.1 which utilised AI and machine learning to drive marketing outcomes. Sitecore refers to Cortex as 'a collection of intelligent computational features ...

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Waiting for Experience Editor SheerResponse.Eval to Complete before Auto Save
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Saving to the item layout field directly like so works but causes a full reload of the page, I was ideally looking for something that only refreshed the component in the page and not the entire page: ...

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Creating nuget package with sitecore items, dll and config
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There are different approaches you can use but at a basic level you need somewhere for your site files to go (config/admin pages/css/js etc) and then also somewhere for your dlls to go and an nuspec ...

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Sitecore Dynamic URLs on data driven pages
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You can use the url rewrite module to do this. https://marketplace.sitecore.net/Modules/Url_Rewrite.aspx (GitHub link for v1.9 which is Sitecore 9 compatible: https://github.com/davvves/UrlRewrite/...

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How to move up & down fields on a view rendering in experience editor mode via custom Experience buttons in sitecore 9.3?
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I don't think this is something your going to be able to achieve with custom experience buttons. Generally the order of the display of fields in a component is fairly fixed so this would be a bit of ...

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Updating Item media field with specific media Sitecore powershell script
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In theory you should just be able to do this: $item = Get-Item -Path "master:\sitecore\content\sites\abc" $item.Image = Get-Item -Path "master:\sitecore\media library\xyz\pqr\mno\infotumbnail410PD1" ...

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Horizon HTTP Error 502.5 Process Failure
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Whilst the other question I referenced was a similar issue to this as it shows the same error in the browser (502.5) a different error is shown in the logs and a different solution is required. To ...

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How to host custom Sitecore solution in Azure PaaS
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The answer to this question depends on a few things, such as if you have customizations to experience editor and/or content editor or any custom jobs etc that need to run on the CA servers. It also ...

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MVC Route within content editor
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In a Sitecore site you need to register your custom routes in a specific way so that Sitecore does not loose them when it initialises it's own routes. Specifically you need to register your custom ...

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How to authenticate with SSC REST API using Item service auth
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It’s a bit hard to know what’s going on without seeing your code and config and knowing your Sitecore version but some things to check are: Login Cookies Are you getting the login cookies from the ...

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Set SOLR master/slave model for Sitecore
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As far as I’m aware the Solr Slave/Master approach is now deprecated and it is recommended that you use Solr Cloud instead. In Solr cloud you have 3 Solr servers all linked together in a Cloud with ...

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Enabling full text search on a single line text field
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I've had similar issues to this in the past. Contains() seems to Work in a strange way in Azure Search vs Solr. If I recall it does a regex match on each word. The documentation here is a little ...

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How do I edit content with a non-admin user?
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As Richard said above roles and access rights are pretty standard Sitecore basics. However to elaborate a little more, what you should be looking to do is to assign users certain roles depending on ...

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Updating a field Standard Value for Page Data Template without affecting the field value for existing Pages
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It took a while to figure this out but In the end (after reading this: https://doc.sitecore.com/developers/92/sitecore-experience-manager/en/how-to-determine-if-a-field-contains-standard-values.html) ...

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How to determine what placeholder a sublayout is in during getRenderingDatasource pipeline?
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It doesn't look like you can access the placeholder in the getRenderingDatasource pipeline unfortunately. There is an potential solution posted for this here from Ruud van Falier though: https://...

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droptree field -Return data by language
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One option to do this could be as described here by Ben Golden / Szymon Kuzniak: https://stackoverflow.com/questions/21452260/sitecore-tree-list-datasource-versionexist How to filter items by ...

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Custom field not returned via Item API
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The issue in my case was a publishing issue. Make sure you double-check that the template(s) your item(s) uses has made it to the Web database. If it isn't there then try re-publishing and check again....

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Audit log for seeing who updated content when
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Just in case anyone lands here and needs to know of the non-out of the box options available to you here is a bit of a run down of ones I'm aware of/have used: 1) Sitecore Audit Trail This module ...

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Experience Editor painfully slow
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In addition to the suggestions here you could also look at the following: Remove Un-needed components from showing in experience editor (e.g perhaps navigation/GTM/Meta components etc) - I've blogged ...

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How to move media items to new folder without impacting references programmatically?
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As others have mentioned Sitecore stores the Id of the Media item in the field value so you should be able to move it without having any impact. One of the best and easiest ways to do this is to use ...

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Copy final layout to shared layout
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SPE now has the Merge-Layout function (similar to the one Alan Płócieniak wrote here) available out of the box. I think it's existed for about 2 years now: https://doc.sitecorepowershell.com/appendix/...

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Update Missing Title, Alt Text,Description for Images
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As others are saying SPE and Cognitive Services is a great approach for this I've blogged about a solution for how to do this here: http://www.flux-digital.com/blog/auto-setting-alt-text-existing-new-...

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How is the name of the primary index name stored when using SwitchOnRebuild in Azure Search?
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I've now blogged about this here: http://www.flux-digital.com/blog/azure-switch-rebuild-bug-index-name-not-always-updating-cd-servers/ In summary... Sitecore Support confirmed this is an bug with ...

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Item accessible only via display name
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Usually this is just handled by adding canonical urls so Search engines know that the page is the same page even if referenced with upper/lowercase/displayname/trailing slash etc. This is not a ...

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Issue sending Base64 encoded image in JSON to Sitecore MVC controller method
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I haven't tested this exact scenario but I think Emanuele's answer might not work as I believe Sitecore ignores this setting as I've had this kind of issue before (see: Link Browser doesn't show ...

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Azure Search SwitchOnRebuild returns no results
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I can't say for sure if you have had the same issue as myself and Gatogordo but in 8.2 u7 and 9.02 there is a bug that prevents the active index name being updated correctly in the core db on CD ...

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