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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 2013 MessageCenter, how to display message?

I would like to show a message in the new (and improved) Tridion 2013 MessageCenter. In Tridion 2011 I used the following code: $messages.registerNotification(data); However, this does not work in ...
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Why would .getTitle() in Anguilla sometimes not return a title?

Leaning rather heavily on Chris Morgan's WebdavURL bookmarklet, I set out to make one which would copy the human-readable path to an item (which might be preferred by non-techies in documentation) A ...
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Unable to classify components

I just completed installing and configuring Tridion Content Manager 2011 SP2. I am unable to classify any component using keywords. I have created categories and keywords in my publication and I am ...
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How to get the Anguilla $models object in Chrome console

I would like to use the $models object while hacking javascript in the Google Chrome Console . For example, I would like a 1 line sample of how to get the $models object and then be able to : $models....
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Catch 'Schedule Publish Phases Separately' event in SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 GUI

I was wondering whether it is possible to know what publishing action an editor has chosen in the GUI. We are facing a requirement to check the date that is entered at the 'Place Content Online Later' ...
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What is the version of experience manager and workflow in Tridion 2013 SP1

We can see different modules/products of SDL Tridion are having specific version associated with it. What is there version for Workflow and Experience Manager is in Tridion 2013 SP1?
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How to logout from Content Manager Explorer in IE11

By clearing cookies for the domain, I was able to logout from Tridion CME in Chrome/Firefox... But not in IE11.. I have cleared the cookies, also deleted the history etc. but still not able to logout ...
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Re-Ordering User Favorites

Can users re-order their Favorites in Tridion? I must have missed (or forgotten) this feature but a product manager pointed out we can (answer below).
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Is multiple checkout feasible with Tridion

During one of the business meetings this came up as a requirement. The users want the capability of multiple checkouts for the same component and when anyone checks in, it creates a version in Tridion....
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DXA - Tridion Reference Implementation Publishing

I've installed DXA based on Angel Puntero's video tutorial. I successfully imported via the PowerShell the reference implementation .\import.ps1 and installed the Install WebApplication.ps1 on the ...
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How to check that component is multimedia component in Tridion GUI extension?

I using next code to check that item is component: $models.getItemType(itemId) == $const.ItemType.COMPONENT It work fine for me, but I need to check that given component is multimedia component, the ...
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How to control where custom lists appear in the CME

After following the great answer in this post, I can now insert, order and remove columns from the lists in the CME. I am only doing this for ECL folders at the moment (by extending the ECL editor). ...
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What is the purpose of Related Keyword?

When I open a Keyword, there is Parent and Child Keywords, and also Related Keywords. What are they, what is the purpose of it, what is their behavior while publishing?
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Keyword with multiple parents

The official SDL docs and the CME state/show that a keyword can have "parent keywords" (multiple), also, I've read about that from various sources, and it's even explicitly mentioned in a comment here....
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gui extension - selecting the correct frame and using correctly the Javascript Console

I have just started with developing GUI extensions in Tridion 2013 SP1. I am facing difficulties in getting it set up correctly first. The javascript console doesn't recognizes any aliases like: $...
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SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HF1 - Add multimedia dialog crashing CMS

I've a strange issue that when I click to to open the 'Add multimedia' dialog window from my component window, the pop up causes the CME window to crash. This is happening in both IE and Chrome. ...
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Field Length Restriction in RTF field

Apart from Event System C# Coding, is there any other simple way which allows to put a restriction on Field Value of an RTF field (or rather complex types like maximum number of linked component in a ...
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Detect CME or XPM with Anguilla

Is there any command with Anguilla Javascript Framework that allows us to know if we are working in XPM or CME in order to execute different commands?
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Javascript Anguilla API : Is there any meaningful API documentation online? (not auto-docs)

There are tasks I'd like to do in Anguilla. I can see the Anguilla objects in the browser's JS console, but there are thousands of potential methods, and without docs, it's 'needle in a haystack' ...
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On Chrome 49, still cannot save components in Tridion 2013 after applying Hotfix 1673

Even after applying hotfix 1673 to Tridion 2013 SP1 (replacing Tree.js and incrementing the "modification" value in System.config), users on Chrome 49.0.2623.87 (64-bit) cannot save components. Users ...
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Installing PublicationMapping extension for Web 8

I'm trying to install the recently released PublicationMapping extension to work with TopologyManager on Web 8 https://community.sdl.com/developers/tridion_developer/m/mediagallery/1309 After ...
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Question about variables like '$xml' and others

What do these variables stand for? like $xml, $messages, $config and some other variables start with '$'. Are there any documents to describe how these variables work?
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Does publishing an embedded component publish all pages that use it?

If I update a component that is used in many pages do I need to manually publish all the pages that are associated with the updated component?
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Dynamic Choice Lists in Tridion Schema

I'm hoping that there is a way to create a dynamic choice list when the user is filling out the component form based on a schema on the Content Manager side. Example: I have a drop down for Category ...
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How to add “Editable Web sites?”

In SDL Tridion 2013's Dashboard (formerly Tridion) tab, there's a section for Editable Web sites. Are these Experience Manager (staging) sites? I can see and follow the steps to enable Experience ...
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Hide Save button in Component view

I have a custom GUI extension working that lets me override the Save command (see Rob's article http://www.curlette.com/?p=913). Ideally I want to hide the button altogether when in the Component UI ...
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SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 The remote server returned an error: (401) Unauthorized On WebUI Core Services Communicator.svc Invoke

Issue: Accessing the CMS CME over the internet using https is getting this is notification on the notification message. Very often one of the section Shortcuts, Publications Content Management ...
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CME error following HR2 hotfix rollup installation

We have just installed the HR2 hotfix rollup onto our Tridion Content Manager servers. These servers were previously running SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR1. We have upgraded the CM database and completed ...
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/WebUI/Models/TCM54/Services/Workflow.svc/GetListActivityInstances failed to execute

I received read-only access to a client's Tridion CM and noticed that messages started popping up in the Message Center: /WebUI/Models/TCM54/Services/Workflow.svc/GetListActivityInstances failed ...
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How do I restrict Local copy, and localized item (Item Selector Pop up) with the Tridion Anguilla Framework?

Here is my code. I am using filter to restrict the item types and successful in the attempt.but not for local copies and localized items. var filter = { conditions: { ...
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No space left on device error for a particular user

The below error appears for just a particular user when he publishes certain pages. Phase: Deployment Processing Phase failed, Unable to persist Transaction: tcm:0-75011-66560, No space left on ...
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TCP connect to localhost:8083 failed while installing standalone preview service - Web 8

I am facing the issue while installing the standalone preview service for web 8.1 in a distributed environment. My requirement is to have separate CM and CD server as distributed architecture. I have ...
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RTF adding <span> tags in CME

In a Rich Text Field of a Component I add in some text for e.g. "This is my first line. This will be my second line.". I then hit Enter after "line.". At this point when I view the source, I see the ...
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Populate Component Templates in dropdown added directly Through “Link.aspx” in Hyperlink tag of RichText Field

I have added a dropdown replacing Target field's textbox in Hyperlink tab of RichText toolbar using Link.aspx present at C:\Program Files (x86)\Tridion\web\WebUI\Editors\CME\Views\Popups\Link. The ...
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How to disable the high priority publish option in SDL Tridion

How to disable high priority option in drop down list while publishing for all publications and all targets in SDL Tridion.
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What is the best way to create SEO friendly vanity urls in Tridion?

What is the best way to create SEO friendly urls in Tridion? How do we publish and unpublish the main page as well as its vanity urls at the same time? The main requirement from the business is to ...
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How can I redirect users from my old HTTP Tridion CME instance to my new HTTPS version of the CME?

Is it possible to redirect people from http to https in the same instance of the Tridion CME? What I am trying to say is my CME is available at http://mycms.com and I have added SSL to it so now I ...
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SDL Tridion “demo” account?

I met various people who would like to see the interface, some basic things, component creation, etc. to see how it looks like in real world. I can't show the instance I'm maintaining as it's internal ...
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Is it possible to add thumbnails in CME in SDL Tridion?

Is it possible to add thumbnails in CME in SDL Tridion so that the user gets an idea about the layout of the CT for the component he/she is going to add on the page? If it is,how to add them? Any help ...
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BluePrinting/Multilanguage publication - page localization practices/scenarios?

We have a multilanguage site mantained via Tridion 2011. Short example: English publication->French publication. So the French publication is a child publication in this example. In pages our Metadata ...
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Default login URL in Tridion?

We have SSO authorization and logging in via SSO to Tridion CMS, but are there other ways used to login to Tridion? Is there a default custom loginpage available in Tridion, if yes would you be kind ...
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Unable to Initialize TDSE object when using LDAP

I'm attempting to configure Content Manager to authenticate against an OpenLDAP backend. I believe I've followed the docs on configuring LDAP. When I try to connect I get prompted to authenticate. ...
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New created component is greyed out

I'm attempting to create a simple component in a DEV environment on an SDL Web Cloud (SDL Web Content Manager - Build 8.6.0, SDL Web Content Manager Explorer - Build 8.6.0.45274, Update Version - 0, ...
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Unable to save component when using this string: “() {}”

I'm using 2011 SP1 HR2 and just ran across this most strange error. When I have the following string in any simple text component field () {} - an open/close parenthesis followed by a space character ...
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New installation of Tridion 2013 CMS Server gives error

I installated new Content Manager Server. Package:               SDL Tridion 2013 OS :                    Windows Server 2012(64-bit) Web and Application server:  IIS 8 ...
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SDL web 8 Content Manager Explorer Interface shows zero publications

After installation of Content Manager when i opened the CME Interface it shows content management section empty with no default publications at all. I was expecting default publications will be ...
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How do CMS users see Publishing Targets?

CMS users while publishing can see two targets in our case: Staging and Live. How can we restrict users to publish only to Staging? Where are the settings to allow users to publish or view only ...
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Hiding SDL Tridion sub folder based on permissions

On a Content Publication - Is there anyway to hide the 'Default Templates' Folder and/or another sub-folder possibly called 'System' Folder under 'Building Blocks' from a folder permissions level? ...
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Why do some TBBs in a Template in TemplateBuilder show up as TCM IDs, not names?

We've noticed that in a new Tridion CM environment some TBBs in a template are not showing up normally with the name, rather a TCM ID with a weird icon as in the screen snippet below: What does this ...
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Configuring Content manager to use new database running in different machine

Currently we have both Tridion and Content Manager database running on same machine. We have a plan of creating a new database on another machine and linking the current Tridion CM to use new ...