Gobinath Saminathan
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What are uses of "Files statically" option inside Package Designer?
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Files Statically/Dynamically will be used to package any files under your root website. When you choose "Files Dynamically", you will be getting various filter options, so if you don't know the ...

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Too many buttons causing horizontal scrolling in Launchpad
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Look for the item "ContentEditing" in Core DB /sitecore/client/Applications/Launchpad/PageSettings/Buttons/ContentEditing the number of icons/applications to be displayed in each row is ...

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Where is Sitecore.Owin.Authentication.Enabler.config in Sitecore 9.1?
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Sitecore 9.1.0 and later enabled the Federated authentication entries by default that's why we are seeing the .\Website\App_Config\Include\Examples\Sitecore.Owin.Authentication.Disabler.config.example ...

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Marketing Automation module in Sitecore 9 with Marketer role
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Not clear what the Marketer role which you mentioned above, but to your question to access Marketing Automation module, you need to have the "Marketing Automation Editors". You can refer the detail ...

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Perform a Smart Publish or Republish on a brand new Sitecore instance?
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The "Republish" required only when bringing a new web database online or creating a new publishing target etc. Copied the below highlighted paragraph from Sitecore document, Republishing removes ...

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How to turn off "JSS Development Workflow"?
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The simplest way will be just removing the Default workflow from the existing template's standard value and update/enable it back when needed. Also the new templates needs to be created without any ...

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Is graphQL data editable through Experience Editor
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In context editing will work only in integrated mode. Write your graphQL something like the below, [retrieve the jss property of the field instead of value] query RetrieveContentBlocks($itemPath: ...

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Troubleshooting Sitecore Identity Server routing errors in Sitecore 9
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SitecoreIdentityServer in the URL /identity/login/shell/SitecoreIdentityServer is just an identity provider name which is configured in Sitecore.Owin.Authentication.IdentityServer.config. It should be ...

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How to make a empty field behave like a null field value when it comes to standard values?
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When you check the "Reset blank" in the field's definition item, then it will set the standard value [which you entered in the _standard value of that template] whenever you clear/delete the field ...

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Are there any JSS deploy events to which I can tap my custom code?
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There is a config which contains events executed during deploy. Search for Sitecore.JavaScriptServices.AppServices.config under ".\App_Config\Sitecore\JavaScriptServices" folder. This file contains "...

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Sitecore 8.2 versioning not working in final layout
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By default __Final Renderings is versioned and not shared, so make sure __Final Renderings filed in template "/sitecore/templates/System/Templates/Sections/Layout" as below.

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Count of publish result is different from manual publish and through code
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When manually publishing any item If you select just “English” then the English version of item you selected and English version of “/sitecore/system/Languages/en” will be queued and published [if it ...

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How to get the specific version of media item in Sitecore 9.1?
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I guess you are trying to access an image from your published DB [not master] with the URL. So whatever version number you pass in "vs", the published DB will always have only one version and whenever ...

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Media library not visible to non-admin users within content editor
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If i understood correct, non admin users are not able to see the Media Library node under Sitecore. Just check the View tab and "Entire Tree" option, if it is unchecked then the media library will ...

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"Could not resolve type name: Sitecore.Analytics.Pipelines.Initialize.ShowXdbInfo, Sitecore.Analytics" during Upgrade from Sitecore 8.1 to 9.1
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I guess Sitecore.Xdb.config file was corrupted and not the one expected in your Sitecore 9.1 instance, Because In Sitecore 8.1 Sitecore.Xdb.config file contains the below pipeline entry, <...

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Datasource location overwritten at JSS deploy
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You may not able to just prevent the "Datasource Location" field alone to be overwritten. Because the pipeline "ProcessRenderings" in .\App_Config\Sitecore\JavaScriptServices\Sitecore....

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Using fast query in Sitecore Services Client RESTful API
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You are using Sitecore 9+, so you can use Odata item service to achieve this. By default there are various search options available in Odata service. In your case the Odata request should be having ...

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Post-Package Installation Locks
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Lock will be retained when packaging an item as well as when installing an item regardless of locked user's availability in destination Sitecore instance. You may write a custom pipeline inside item:...

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User accidentally 'Approved All' in workflow - need to revert or see approved items
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There are various ways to revert the changes. But I would suggest to check Sitecore logs and you will be seeing something similar to this. 10748 10:36:31 INFO AUDIT (sitecore\TestUser): Execute ...

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Media Attach command ignores UploadAsFiles
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When you are attaching the pdf/any media stream the below processors are getting executed. <attachFile argsType="Sitecore.Pipelines.Attach.AttachArgs"> <processor mode="on" type="Sitecore....

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How to configure Identity Server 2.0.1 (Sitecore 9.1.1) to use Active Directory?
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Sitecore 9.1.0 and later uses Identity server and Owin authentication, so Active Directory module is officially not supported. You need to set up the Federated Authentication. Refer the Sitecore ...

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What is the most basic kind of item/template that can exist in Sitecore?
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Technically removing the standard template from the base template of your custom template will not create any issues at system level. But you will be missing the out of box features something like ...

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Template option not coming for a new user even access to user for template is provided
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If you have added proper role to the user or provided access directly to the user and still the templates not coming in the content editor then check the View option in the menu, You suppose to select ...

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Sitecore service error when upgrading from Sitecore 9.0.1 to Sitecore 9.0.2
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During the xConnect upgrade, all files under xConnect bin folder might be replaced with the files from the upgrade package. In XConnect’s .\Website\bin folder, some of the dlls might be blocked by ...

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Work Flow Security Permissions
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You are creating the item from the same template and using the same workflow. So simplest way is to apply the security at site level to achieve your requirement. For ex, create two new roles role1 ...

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Sitecore JSS does not deliver dictionary entries from pathes specified in config files
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If you haven't updated the sample project given by JSS then the dictionary service URL will be generated something like below from the jss app. const dictionaryServicePath = `${config.sitecoreApiHost}...

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Sitecore 9.1 Installation blocked at step 87/88 - [UpdateSolrSchema]
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We did run the 9.1 installation scripts multiple times in different local machines, never noticed 30 minutes delay to update the Solr Schema. Just check your installation logs if it says "[Success] ...

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JSS Field naming convention
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Layout service will not do anything with the field names when responding to any item request, you will be seeing field name in JSON response. It's basically our design to define an appropriate name(s) ...

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SitecoreJSS DateField is not able to format date coming from GraphQl query
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Try retrieve jss of date field in graphQL instead of value and render the same using . Sample graphQL call query RetDates($itemPath: String = "/sitecore/Content/TestItems") { folderItem: item(path:...

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Do not create rendering for a template during jss deploy
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If you just want to create an additional template Template2 then you may try the below, Add below file "Template2.sitecore.js" under "\sitecore\definitions\templates". import { CommonFieldTypes } ...

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