Adding publish to the contextual menu of Sitecore

June 29, 2017 at 3:51 PMVicent Galiana
How many times have you right-click on an item to publish it to remember that this option is not available? How annoying it is for you, having to go to "Publish" tab, click on publish item, etc... I got fed up while working on LawNow Upgrade and decided to add it. It's a 5 min task and saves "hours"... [More]

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Adding publish item to the contextual menu of Sitecore

June 29, 2017 at 3:51 PMVicent Galiana
How many times have you right-click on an item to publish it to remember that this option is not available? How annoying it is for you, having to go to "Publish" tab, click on publish item, etc... I got fed up while working on LawNow Upgrade and decided to add it. It's a 5 min task and saves "hours"... [More]

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Adding publish to the contextual menu of Sitecore

June 29, 2017 at 3:51 PMVicent Galiana
How many times have you right-click on an item to publish it to remember that this option is not available? How annoying it is for you, having to go to "Publish" tab, click on publish item, etc... I got fed up while working on LawNow Upgrade and decided to add it. It's a 5 min task and saves "hours"... [More]

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Sitecore and Solr: searching empty fields

June 13, 2017 at 7:49 AMVicent Galiana
By default, when we index our content in solr (same for Lucene) Sitecore creates a document per item, and store the value of each (Sitecore) field in its related field in Solr. This is just the basic scenario, and can (And will) become more complex as we introduce other scenarios, but it's enou... [More]

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Invalid lincese after moving VM from one data center to another

May 31, 2017 at 3:02 PMVicent Galiana
Some months ago we had to move our servers from Germany to North Europe and recently windows is asking us to provide a valid product key. Running the command slmgr.vbs /dlv we could see that the registered KMS machine name was kms.core.cloudapp.de Apparently, for Nort Europe&nb... [More]

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Sitecore consumes all the available memory and restarts

May 28, 2017 at 6:45 PMVicent Galiana
Recently, one of my biggest instances went mad and decided to consume all the available memory on the server, to finally die and restart. No deployment, nor code changes, no editions, nothing... I then noticed that some hours before we had a full site republished, which apparently was completed wit... [More]

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Using POST to communicate with Solr from Sitecore

May 28, 2017 at 3:59 PMVicent Galiana
How to use post to communicate with Solr to avoid issue with long urls / requests [More]

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Using Azure document Db as Mongo provider

December 6, 2016 at 7:23 PMVicent Galiana
Since Document DB started supporting Mongo's protocol I was wondering if we could have Sitecore running on Document DB. And today I managed to get it running. It threw a couple of exceptions the first time, but since then I don't see any error and, apparently, everything is working fine. (Of course... [More]

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Setting up uCommerce on a Content delivery server

February 13, 2016 at 6:36 PMVicent Galiana
Installing uCommerce on a content delivery server is pretty simple, nothing new, just install the package on Sitecore and done. Perfect! everything is up and running, but... what if now you follow the standard procedure of "security hardening" for a CD server? One of the usual steps... [More]

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Sitecore uCommerce showconfig

February 7, 2016 at 8:25 PMVicent Galiana
Do you want to see all the different configuration files of uCommerce in one place? With this module, you got just that! [More]

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Links on received emails sometimes doesn´t work for a while with error 404

January 27, 2015 at 10:12 PMVicent Galiana
If you ever notice that links are not working when somebody receives an email sent by Sitecore Email campaign Manager, but after a while, without doing anything everything starts working, you may have a problem with the publishing queue. During the dispatchnewsletter pipeline, ECM executes the proc... [More]

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Sitecore News Mover pushed a little further

October 13, 2014 at 10:33 PMVicent Galiana
The good old "news mover" (Or item mover) has been there helping in most of my project, so I thought it´s time to give something back. Supporting multi-source Path property  Until the pull request is accepted (If it´s accepted), you can find here a slightly different version, whic... [More]

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Learnt at Sitecore Symposium Barcelona 2014 #symeu From placeholders to the experience database

October 9, 2014 at 10:45 PMVicent Galiana
First conclusion: Sitecore is not a (web) content management system. "What did you drink?" you'll be thinking… but this is one of the key concepts the Sitecore guys managed to convince me of: Sitecore is a marketing platform, which includes a (very good) CMS. If you think about it, it makes ... [More]

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ECM Auto Log-In: How to enable accesing secured content from emails with Email campaign manager 1

April 12, 2014 at 7:46 PMVicent Galiana
Are you sending links via email to sections of your site which needs authentication? Do you want to improve the user experience, avoiding having to log-in?
This is your post! [More]

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How to support diacritic search on Sitecore 7 (Search with special characters)

April 6, 2014 at 6:20 PMVicent Galiana
Is your content created on a language with diacritics? Do you need to return the same results if user types the word with or without the diacritic? (a==á?). Have look, it´s easy!
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