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The Content Manager Explorer (CME) is the main user interface to the SDL Tridion Content Manager

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Tridion 2011 SP1 Solr Search - can the solr schema be extended?

I'm currently working with Tridion 2011 SP1 and I'm come across an issue with search which means that it's not proving as useful as the client is expecting. The client has a naming convention for ...
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How to make page not publishable?

We are routinely rolling out new features which require us to publish all the pages, but we have some pages which are in the review stage and we don't want to publish those pages. Manually ...
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How to best demonstrate multiple Tridion users?

When explaining how Tridion works, I find it helps having two browsers or tabs open to show how separate users interact with the CMS. I'll typically have say, Chrome and Firefox open with two ...
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Is it possible to grant full Access Management ability without granting Admin?

I have a requirement where we need to create a Tridion group, let's call it "Limited Production Support", that can only administer users in Tridion. Their activities would be limited to: adding new ...
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Java client, CoreService, without SSO?

Question about Core service "java client", in order to be able to connect with a java application to Tridion, a certain webservice "CoreService" should be made available on the server side, is that ...
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Is Anguilla in Tridion 2013 Backwards Compatible with 2011 SP1?

Is the Tridion 2013 Anguilla GUI Extension framework (and 2013 SP1) backwards compatible with Tridion 2011 SP1 HR2? I realize that there are significant Message Centre changes in Tridion 2013, but ...
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How to configure a Bundle for workflow?

I missed a step in setting up Bundle Workflow and wanted to clarify a point I missed. Setup: Created Workflow Process definition in Visio and save to my schemas publication Created Bundle Schema, ...
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Reviewing or Logging Publish Transaction Failures

In the CME, failed publishing requests are replaced by newer publishing requests that succeed. Can we somehow see the failure details later? I agree with JanH's point that the queue isn't a logging ...
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Consequences of schema changes - Translation Manager?

One of our Schemas changed, a new metadata field called "Date" was added, as a MANDATORY one (minOccurs=1). - all the components using this schema are missing now the content for this mandatory field....
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Sort order for items starting with a number

The content managers at the company where I work nowadays use numeric prefixes to order folders and structure groups (and also for navigation). I notice that items which have a title starting with a ...
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Bug when editing schema in Chrome

When I try to create or edit a schema in Chrome, and the schema contains a category/keyword field, I am unable to save the schema. The console gives the following error: Uncaught TypeError: undefined ...
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How does `This group will be available for setting permissions in the following Publications` work?

I've explained SDL Tridion authorization and basic practices but I'm not sure how the Group "available for setting permissions" setting completely works. I understand the publications a user sees in ...
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color significance for locked page in CME

In CME there are few pages which are locked by person. Those items are appering in different colors: 1. One is using normal Page color with small lock. 2. Second one is having ligh grey color with ...
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Access Tridion object in Browser Console?

I was trying the answers to this question: How to mass delete Tridion MessageCenter warnings? I noticed in SDL Tridion 2013 SP1, in the Browser console it seems the slide out menu is available using ...
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Tridion search not working after changing MTSUser

We currently have a Tridion CM server where search is working fine in a production environment. We have cloned this server to create a new machine in a test environment, and changed the MTS user. ...
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Publishing page, missing images

I have a Page Template with several Component Templates. In the Template Builder everything shows and seems fine. When I publish my page and load it in my browser, everything shows except the images. ...
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Tridion CM 2013 HR1 installer error: Reconfiguration success or error status: 1603

Our client's server admin is attempting to upgrade one of their environments from 2013 SP1 to 2013 SP1 HR1. Upon running the installer the following error occurs. The logs show this message: ...
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Access internal Content Manager from the internet

We have a Content Manager hosted in a internal subnet. Internal contributors are able to access to it perfectly from the enterprise network (intranet). Now we have been asked to provide a way to ...
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Are special characters used in Rich Text Fields configurable? Can I create new ones to the list?

I need to add extra special characters to the list provided within Rich Text Fields, is this possible and if so how should it be done please?
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“Not enough storage is available to complete this operation” error when publishing page

I have the following problem when publishing pages, though the file system shows the published pages. Any suggestions are welcome. Retrieving the COM class factory for component with ...
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What versions do templates and TBBs run against?

In at least SDL Tridion 2011, Content Manager Explorer and Template Builder run against the current, even if minor, version of a template. Publishing will use the last major, checked-in, template ...
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Remote access without VPN?

Is it possible to access the Tridion web interface from a remote machine without the need to use VPN? If so, how?
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Page unpublished and deleted from CME, but page entry still exists in DB. How to clean the entry in DB?

I unpublished a Page from CME and after successful unpublish from publishing queue, deleted the page. But when I checked the DB, I still see the entry of the page. Now there is no way for me to try ...
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Selecting multiple items (delete, promote etc)

I'm testing with the latest and greatest on the mac (chrome, ff, safari) and i receive the same issue in all cases. What i'm trying to do is actions on multiple items, for example select 10 items and ...
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Setting 'paste as text' as default per user via core service

I have a need to set a specific users content editing parameters, specifically I need to set "paste as text" as a default for some users. I have been unable to parse out what needs to be done from the ...
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Is it possible to specify multiple keywords when using search in the CME?

I need to run some searches in Tridion to find components which have 2 or more keywords. The GUI only allows me to specify one. The requirement is to store the search as a virtual folder so it can be ...
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Difference between Publish Content Now and Separate Phases?

We have three options when queueing items for publishing. Publish Content Now Publish Content Later Schedule Publish Phases Separately If choosing the third option we can choose generate publishable ...
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Less than or equal to symbol in RTF field

I am trying to enter below text in a RTF field source view. One is ≤ One One is ≤ One One is ≤ One Post above entry, I am switching to design view where I am able to see ...
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How to get list of publications via Anguilla framework?

In the Tridion GUI, I have to show a list of the current publications through the Tridion JavaScript Anguilla framework. Unfortunately, I didn't find any methods which return the publications for the ...
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Tridion Experience Manager Loads New Pages as HTTP instead of HTTPS

Originally this was titled "Tridion Experience Manager New Page Error". We've now determined that new pages are not created in XPM because Tridion requests them as http instead of https. Steps to ...
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Remove a default Button or Command?

I've seen several GUI extensions that add some new functionality in the form of a button in the ribbon toolbar (e.g. Save & Comment, insert footnote, etc.). The documentation describes several ...
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Which Element or CSS selector to use for custom CME logo?

In previous versions of SDL Tridion, you could add a logo to the Content Manager Explorer by updating the CSS (see my example on TridionDeveloper). Specifically, you could add a background-image to ...
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Tridion 2013 SP1 Search Access Denied

We recently upgrade our DB for Tridion 2013 SP1. Before the DB switch search was working fine but now after the switch we can no longer perform a search. We get the following error. Unable to index ...
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Tridion Resolver not Resolving Linked Items

I'm seeing resolving behaviour in Tridion 2013 SP1 that's quite different than what I was used to seeing in 2011 SP1... On one implementation, in 2011 SP1 I had a case where there were a bunch of ...
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Get TCM URI by WebDAV in GUI Extension

I'm trying to implement a GUI extension and I need to get the TCM URI of a Page Template. How do I get it if I only have the WebDAV URL in Javascript?
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Change column widths in GUI

This is a follow-up to my question about usability in Tridion 2011 / 2013. The problem that our CM users have is that they always need to resize the columns in the list view (because of lengthy ...
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How do I check if a Component is the parent or a copy of the parent using the Tridion JavaScript Framework (Anguilla).

I would like to see if a Component is the parent or a copy of the parent using the Tridion JavaScript Framework (Anguilla). var item = $models.getItem(selection.getItem(0)); if (item.getItemType() =...
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Automatically logging out SDL Web 8 user from the CME after X hours

We have a custom SSO implementation that we are using to secure the SDL Web 8 CME. For the most part it is working quite well. However, for understandable security reasons our SSO provider needs to ...
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Disabling the Source tab in a Component

Is there a way to restrict the "Source" tab based on the Tridion security group. If so, what's the setting to disable it? We are trying to restrict editors from editing from the source
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Not able to set default value for dropdown list field, which is filled with category keywords

I need to bind a dropdown list field filled with list of keywords under a category. For this, I did as like below: Created a Category Created a list of keywords under the above category Added a new ...
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Two Level Context Menu in Tridion Alchemy Plug-In

I have been creating an Alchemy plugin and wanted to have it as a context menu as shown below: further, I want it to appear only for the schema and components and no where else. I am having below ...
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SDL Web 8.5 slowness with Safari

We are using SDL Web 8.5 and while it is working great so far, recently we have been receiving slowness issues when trying to Open/Save components and publishing. We further investigated the issue ...
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Managing flat and static files using Tridion

We are running SDL Tridion 2011 SP1. I am looking for ideas to move flat files(HTML, class, jsp, jars etc.) to Tridion CM for a consumer base(developers) with no experience in using the Tridion CME. ...
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Tridion User Last Login Info

IS there a way to find out when any user is logged in for the last time in Tridion CMS? I tried to look in Trustees table in database but did not get any indication. Please suggest.
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Differences Between Items in Two CMS environments

What would be the best way to generate differences between items(component content,folders etc) in 2 environments (Development and Testing) for a publication considering the blueprint structure is ...
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Multiple languages in a source Publication?

Not that I'd recommend it as a good practice, but we could manually create items in various languages in a given Publication and localize them in source Publication(s). Would this setup work with ...
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The communication object, System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel, cannot be used for communication because it is in the Faulted state

Just started seeing the following error in the CME when trying to open any component or page: The communication object, System.ServiceModel.Channels.ServiceChannel, cannot be used for communication ...
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Error when editing Schemas (Communication with the underlying transaction manager has failed.)

I'm getting a really strange error every time I try to edit a Schema. You open the schema and can edit the General tab. However, when you click on the Design or Metadata Design tabs and no fields ...
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Tridion 2013 CME not loading properly after setting IIS authentication

I have setup SDL Tridion 2013 which is running in port 80 for Intranet and port 443 for Internet and have the DNS binding. Tridion CME is running properly and loading properly in CMS server if I have ...
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Possible reasons for CME not loading

I installed a fresh patch of msi with validated code in my server. However, the CME does not load and just freezes as below. Where do I start looking for the error?