From a DD4T project, I'm trying to get the children from an OrganizationalItem but the object doesn't have that property. I'm runing a MVC project and I'm trying to get the page from the controller on the web application.

public class NavigationService
    private readonly IPageFactory _pageFactory;

    public NavigationService(IpageFactory pagefactory)
        _pageFactory = pageFactory;
    private void GetPagesFromStructureGroup(NavigationItem navItem)
        if (!_pageFactory.TryGetPage(navItem.Tcm, out var StructureGroup))
            return null;
        var structureGroup = StructureGroup.StructureGroup;
  • can you explain in a bit more detail clearly, what are trying to do, are you trying this on the CM side or web app side?
    – Velmurugan
    Commented Mar 26, 2022 at 7:32
  • The StructureGroup object does not exist in the Delivery side, it's a Content Manager only object. I think you may need to rethink the solution.
    – Nuno Linhares
    Commented Mar 30, 2022 at 11:13

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There is no way to get a list of children of an organizational item (folder, structuregroup) in DD4T. This is because this is not possible on the content delivery side of Tridion at all.

I would recommend writing a custom DD4T page template to achieve this. See Install DD4T templates for Tridion Sites 9.5 for more information.

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