Adam Seabridge
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How do you setup your local Sitecore instance to support HTTPS in either a single or multi-tenant configuration?
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You can install a self signed cert as described in other answers here but also there is a new free SSL cert provider called Lets Encrypt: https://letsencrypt.org/. I believe you can install ssl certs ...

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Limiting version numbers/copying old versions to archive for easy access
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To add to this, there are some modules out there for archiving versions: https://marketplace.sitecore.net/en/Modules/Version_Manager.aspx There are some good blog posts about options for archiving ...

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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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Custom Azure Search Index returns '&search=This_Is_Equal_ConstNode_Return_Nothing' for searches
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I figured this out in the end. Googling didn't give me any results regarding a custom Azure index but it did give me some ideas on what might be up: Experience Analytics are not showing Online ...

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Sitecore deployment with new modules
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There are a few ways to handle this but the best way I've found are to create NuGet packages for your modules and then have your build server (Octopus / Team City / Jenkins / TFS etc) execute a step ...

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Drop List text and value selection not working in WFFM
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I believe this is a known issue in WFFM 8.2 until update 6 was released. There is a similar post to this here for WFFM 8.2 Update 4 (WFFM Selecting a List Item doesn't work) and it looks like it'...

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Add Hidden field to all forms in WFFM and include on Export
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Your best bet is probably to create a custom hidden field. This blog post is a good overview of how to do it: http://www.rockpapersitecore.com/2016/05/web-forms-for-markters-wffm-8-1-and-hidden-...

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Dynamic Site Provider Experience Editor Resolves to Website
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We've had to solve exactly this problem for experience editor and preview in our 6 Site Sitecore instance. I solved this be adding in two custom commands like so: Experience Editor Command: using ...

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Error on Sitecore Sidekick Content Migrator
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As mentioned above by Kasaku you need to install the Sidekick module in all environments in order to be able to connect to the service from dev. You can do this by either: Installing the Marketplace ...

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How to change the focus of a WFFM upon validation errors?
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If you have a global js file of some kind then you should be able to do something like the following: <script> window.onload = new function () { var valSummary = $('.scfValidationSummary'); ...

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Bulk workflow approval
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I'll try and answer some of these questions. It does sounds like this setting will do what you want, and by default it's enabled in 8.2: <setting name="WebEdit.AffectWorkflowForDatasourceItems" ...

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How to delete a Sitecore module?
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There is an uninstall guide for 8.0 and 8.2 here for anyone wanting to do this with a newer version of WFFM: https://doc.sitecore.net/web_forms_for_marketers/80/setting_up_and_configuring_web_forms/...

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How much memory does the JVM for Solr need?
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I think the answer to this question depends on a number of things: How many items are in your indexes? How many indexes do you have and how large are they? How heavily you are using the indexes? How ...

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How does the Sitecore event queue work?
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I agree that this is many questions in one. As a start though this is from the Sitecore 6.3 PDF: Event Queues To ensure data and cache coherence and support communication between instances in an ...

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Best approach for Dependency Injection in Sitecore 8.2
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G Killian, I posted a question here about using SimpleInjector which you might find useful also: SimpleInjector as default DI in Sitecore 8.2 It contains a reply from Richard for how you go about ...

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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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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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Are there always just 3 databases?
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It depends on your version of Sitecore and if you are using xDB or WFFM or not but usually there are more than 3. Here is an example of the DBs for an out of the box install of Sitecore 8: If you ...

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Adding a telephone link (href=tel:) to the general link field type
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This is an alternative approach to supporting Tel links. I'm using sitecore 8.2 update 7 here and Glass. It isn't quite a nice for content editors and doesn't provide Experience Support but with an ...

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403 Forbidden when saving form
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Looking at the error it looks like the new forms in Sitecore 9 are using the Sitecore item api in order to save the form and the error your seeing is due to failing authentication. can you use ...

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Make a field(RTE) disable(readonly) and enable(editable) on toggle of checkbox in Content Editor
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You could perhaps do this by injecting some custom JavaScript into content editor like so with a pipeline: Pipeline var page = HttpContext.Current.Handler as Page;   foreach (string script in ...

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Read access to role is not working
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Have you given the user any other roles at all or just the new roles? In order to give the user basic access to Sitecore you will usually need to give them the Sitecore Client Authoring & ...

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Sitecore Edit Frame issue
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According to the docs you can pass the datasource argument in one of the following formats: /sitecore/content/Home {110D559F-DEA5-42EA-9C1C-8A5DF7E70EF9} RenderingContext.Current.ContextItem.ID....

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Is there an API for item creation?
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You can also use the Sitecore ItemService API to do this like so: var xhr = new XMLHttpRequest(); xhr.open("POST", "http://<your server>/sitecore/api/ssc/item/sitecore%2Fcontent%2Fhome "); xhr....

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Scheduled publish/unpublish strategy
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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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Populating the WFFM form field from custom database
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I'm making a number of assumptions here (such as Sitecore 8.x+ and also WFFM MVC and not web forms and that this is to create a field of type dropdown). However If I'm right on these assumptions you ...

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Publishing Service, transactions are atomic?
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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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How to get formid/form name and the site name while uploading a file from CD server through WFFM fileupload field
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I had to do something similar to do with this a while ago and had some problems due to the value of "WFM.IsRemoteActions" so make sure you have that set correctly: Reading a value from an WFFM Upload ...

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