14
Jun

Having Issues while using Glass.Mapper 4.5.0.4 with Sitecore 9? Here we Go…

Version Details: Sitecore Experience Platform 9.0 rev. 171219 (9.0 Update-1) and Glass.Mapper 4.5.0.4 Issue Background: We have recently upgraded to Sitecore 9 Update 1 from Sitecore 8.1 Update 3. And then we upgraded the Glass.Mapper to it’s latest stable version 4.5.0.4 and started getting error “Method not found – Boolean PageMode.get_IsPageEditor()”, which appeared to be more […]

12
Mar

A serious error occurred please contact the administrator

A serious error occurred please contact the administrator

If you search “A serious error occurred please contact the administrator“, you will see many posts. There are more than one scenarios of this error. I have tried to consolidate most obvious cases of this error. Scenario 1 (I was facing this issue): Social Media is disabled in your configuration file but related items do exist […]

30
Jun

Sitecore-ClayTablet Integration

  Table of Contents Table of Contents Prerequisites for CT3 INSTALLATION Environment specifics of our Case Study Installation Steps CT3 – BulK Translation Troubleshooting   Prerequisites for CT3 INSTALLATION 1. Setting Your System Date, Time, & Time Zone Correctly The Clay Tablet Connector sends content to and receives content from the Clay Tablet Platform, which […]

15
May

Salesforce Integration with Sitecore: Live Demo

If we have a Sitecore instance all set, we can create and witness a seamless connectivity between Sitecore and Salesforce through Salesforce Connect Module without any additional cost We can create a  free developers account at Salesforce end and then get this readily available module from marketplace and simply initiate the configurations. I had recently been invited to […]

1
Apr

Link List Field Type: Provision to Edit Anchor Links

Well, first, I am thankful to Mr. Bergstrom for contributing Link List field type to Marketplace and thus making it quite easy for us when it comes to do anything with a collection of links. I have used it in multiple projects and multiple times. I won’t say it’s a bug reporting, rather it’s a […]

30
Mar

Sitecore-Salesforce Part 2: Analysis and Troubleshooting

This blog is in continuation of my previous blog  “Sitecore-Salesforce Integration- Steps, Issues, Troubleshooting” which can be referred at  http://sitecorestudy.com/?p=107 . So, here I would like to share the showstopper that I had encountered during the Sitecore-Salesforce integration through Salesforce Connect Module , detailed analysis and the ways to overcome that. Although, I found this issue around a […]

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29
Mar

Sitecore-Salesforce Part 1 : Integration Steps, Issues, Troubleshooting

Prerequisites Sitecore Instance should be installed and functional. Downloaded package of Salesforce Connect Module. Download path: https://marketplace.sitecore.net/Modules/Salesforce_Connect_Module.aspx Proper permissions should be given to your instance folder residing inside the web root, such as full access permissions to IIS_IUSRS should be given. Salesforce configuration part as mentioned in the user guide present at path: https://github.com/adamconn/sitecore-salesforce-connect/tree/master/docs , should […]

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29
Feb

A step by step go through of Solr installation and configuration using Bitnami: Versions: Solr 5.2, Sitecore 8.0 (Update 4)

Pre-requisites Installation Core Creation XML Schema – Generation Sitecore’s Solr DLLS – Addition Edit Global asax Rebuild Indexes   Pre-requisites Java must be already installed for running Solr. Get Sitecore 8 (update 4) installed. Please download the Solr support package from SDN by using below link: https://dev.sitecore.net/Downloads/Sitecore_Experience_Platform/8_0/Sitecore_Experience_Platform_80_Update4.aspx Download Bitnami installer from https://bitnami.com/stack/solr/installer . Installation We […]

28
May

Security Guidelines for Users and Roles

Sitecore recommended practices for security (users and roles): Break inheritance rather than explicitly deny access rights. Apply security to roles rather than users. Limit access to the parts of the content tree that are relevant to the user that is logged into the system. Limit access to the ribbon items by disabling features that are […]

28
May

Treelist vs TreelistEx

Use TreelistEx instead of Treelist when showing very big trees — like the Home node and its descendants — or have lots of Treelist fields in one single item. TreelistEx only computes the tree when you click Edit whereas a Treelist will compute it every time it is rendered.

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