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Disable HTML cache for development
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You can turn cache off at the site level in the site definition in configuration: <site name="website" enableTracking="true" virtualFolder="/" physicalFolder="/" rootPath="/sitecore/content" ...

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How do I set session timeouts in Sitecore?
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There are potentially 3 places in the web.config to modify to extend session timeout: <!-- AUTHENTICATION CLIENT SESSION TIMEOUT Specifies the number of minutes before Sitecore considers user ...

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How to unlock the Sitecore admin user account?
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There is also an admin page: URL: http://www.yoursite.com/sitecore/admin/unlock_admin.aspx By default, it's disabled so you need to edit the aspx file to set enableUnlockButton to true.

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Glass always returns null
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This fix will probably not apply to many others - but our issue was that some of our Visual Studio projects were directly referencing v3 Glass dll's (we aren't sure how this happened as both v3 and v4....

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Behavioral personalization?
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Instead of diving straight into personas, you may consider first setting up goals and engagement values for the most important pages on your site - then personalizing based on those. Sitecore ...

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Sizing MongoDB Servers for xDB
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Sitecore's use of Mongo isn't typical so be careful when looking at RAM recommendations for Mongo. My advice is to size your Mongo data servers as you would SQL servers. As far as data growth, every ...

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Sitecore Publishing seems to work, but site not updating
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If you properly see the items published in web, either output caching or some caching layer in your application itself needs invalidated. For output caching, there is configuration that needs added. ...

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Migrating xDB data to cloud
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I'm not aware of any Sitecore specific tools that will help migrating to the cloud. Instead, look at MongoDb migration "tools". The easiest would be to do a backup/restore similar to SQL. mongodump --...

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Upgrade strategy for multiple publishing targets
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Publishing targets should always be in a state where publishing from master is possible. The Sitecore upgrade makes changes to core and master - and changes are then published from master to the ...

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