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The SDL Tridion Content Manager server-side application.

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Translation Manager - sending job to TMS returns “The client is inactive”

After setting up source and target publications for integration with TMS, I sent a test job and got the following "The client is inactive" error: The stack trace suggests I got response back from TMS ...
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Content manager installer problems with listening port

I'm installing the Web 8.5 content manager on Windows Server 2016. It's a local installation, and my hostnames won't be available via DNS, so I started off by adding entries in the hosts file for ...
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Changing SDL TMS Configuration ID mid-use

Is it possible to change the SDL TMS Configuration ID for a source publication in Tridion "mid-use"? So whats the impact of sending a translation job whilst configured to Configuration ID "A", then ...
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Media Manager ECL GetContententLibraryUris result contains only one IEclUri - expected two

SDL Web 8.5 integrated with Media Manager via the connector - we have two mount points configured and they appear fine in the GUI for the publication I'm working with - they have ids of mm02 and mm05 ...
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Error connecting to ECL

I constantly get an error on the Test CMS when I try opening components with images. Attached is the error encountered on opening any component There also is the below mentioned error captured in the ...
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What does this ECL error “An item with the same key has already been added” mean?

Using the E-Commerce framework's Fredhopper ECL Connector I get this error message in the CME when I open the "Fredhopper E-Commerce" mount point and browse to Categories or to Products. Unable to ...
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Experience Manager not woking on MAC browser FireFox ver 36 and safari 8.3

Experience Manager not woking on MAC browser FireFox ver 36 and safari 8.3 kindly let me know if there is some hotfix for that. I have refer the sdl doc link but they did'n provide information for ...
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Is it possible to assign or change the value of a component Field during templating?

I was wondering if it is possible to assign or change the value of a Component Field during templating? Is there any way to accomplish this? Say for eg : List<ItemFields> fieldslist = (List<...
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Is it possible to view a list of what components you have worked on recently within the Tridion interface?

I have had a request from a content editor on whether it is possible to see a list of components they have edited recently (maybe sortable by date). They have a large number of components to edit and ...
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Target Groups based Content

Its mentioned in one of the Post that Target groups are used while sending out the mailings. Unable to personalize content using tracking key in Target Group? Is it possible to use Target groups for ...
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X-SDL-Tridion-Token in http requests?

What is the meaning of this "token" in header requests going to internal services? Especially interests me the number put into this "token"...like it doesn't have any meaning, seems like Tridion will ...
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Changing MTSUser after installation in web8

We have installed Web8 recently. There is requirement we need to replace the local MTSUser with an Active Directory MTSUser. What configuration change we need to do for this update??
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Which should we use to get Publication ID- TcmUri.ContextRepositoryId or TcmUri.PublicationId

I was wondering that we have two properties in TcmUri class - ContextRepositoryId and PublicationId both of these supposedly gives us the Publication ID from a TCM URI passed in the constructor and in ...
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CCS and ports/firewall

Trying to us RMI to synchronise caches - mainly because the online docs (login required) say its easier to set-up! My understanding is that CCS requires port 1099 to be open in firewalls to allow ...
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Tridion 2009 SP1, VirtualFolder not working

We created new verity search folder using command: mkvdk -create -locale uni -charmap utf8 -collection "\AMP3-DWW-002\newstagingtridionsearch\search" And now search is resulting nothing in virtual ...
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Clear Event Log Database

I'm doing a bit of maintenance and have noticed my Content Manager event log database (specifically the dbo.EventLog table) is getting quite large (2million rows taking 1.2Gb). How do I clean it up?
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Adding custom instructions

Just reading Adding custom instructions to an UnPublish transaction. Does anyone know if the split between RenderedItem.AddInstruction (for publish) and ITransportHandler (for unpublish) is still the ...
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Unable to debug Merged .NET assembly Template Building Blocks

I am trying to debug a Custom Template Building Block defined in a .Net Assembly TBB according to the documentation. I am building the .Net Assembly using below command in the Post Build event of the ...
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Only CMS content to be moved to new CMS installation, Content Delivery remains same

Due to recent LOB (Line of Business) separation we need to move the CMS content of particular LOB to all new CMS installation. Additional details are below: Current CMS is holding content for 3 to 4 ...
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Does Web 8.5 provide detailed information about CM users activities/session?

I want to generate a report on individual User’s activities like: Logged-in Information How long they remain connected to system Activities they performed or browsing details I can pull out the ...
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Is it Possible to Configure Dedicated Publisher Box by Publication?

Wondering if anyone knows if I can segregate a Content Manager box in a cluster, to only publish from specific publication(s)? For example, Publication A Publication B Both exist in same ...
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Moving components to child publication

Similar this question but in reverse - we've identified some Blueprint optimisations that mean we need to move components from a parent down to a child. The folder structure should remain the same. ...
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SDL 2013 SP1 - XML Error prevents successful save of new component

The Problem is this, we’ve created a schema at a high level (020) in the blueprint called “link.” We’ve also created a category called “URI Classification” in the same publication, but have not ...
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How To Add Another SmartTarget Toolbar Icon to Content Manager

When integrating SmartTarget with Content Manager, a toolbar icon is created to provide a single sign-on capability. I would like to add another SmartTarget icon to the CM toolbar, pointing to a ...
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Is Tridion 2013 SP1 compatible with later versions of SQL Server in compatibility mode?

We found this documentation, which suggests that the latest version SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 is compatible with is SQL Server 2012 SP1: https://docs.sdl.com/LiveContent/content/en-US/SDL%20Tridion%20full%...
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Group Rights - Cache

I created blueprint in Tridion. Empty Master Content English There is also Group "SpecialUser" At the moment of creation the publication "Content English", this group is not listed ...
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How can I manage multiple content contexts in Experience Manager?

This is a question I've always been asked but never really implemented a solution for it. The scenario is that I have multiple content publications (each division in the company creates content in ...
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Tridion CME search not reindexing correctly

We're seeing an issue on one of our client's servers where the search is not returning results for certain queries (particularly modified date queries) I've checked the server time is OK and run the ...
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Pages and Components are not loading after GUI Extension Web 8.1

I have implemented a GUI Extension in Web 8.1 to add new column in DashboardView for last published date. The functionality is working fine but after implementation, when I open CMS Pages and ...
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Is it possible to integrate Jira Content and Tridion?

We have a Jira tool for customers to send a request to the web team. If a customer uploads a PDF in the Jira tool is it possible to integrate in such a way that it is uploaded in Tridion? Any idea on ...
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Publishing stuck to waiting for deployment

i have configured 2013 sp1 into the environment. At the time of publishing my pages has got stuck into the publishing queue with "waiting for deployment status". I am not able to understand the ...
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Is it mandatory to un-install add on product before upgrading CMS?

Before upgrading CMS from one version 2011 to another 2011 SP1 SDL Tridion recommend to uninstall add-on product (site-edit/content porter etc.) . What will happen if i don't? As per SDL Tridion "...
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What is the point of Search Host slave servers?

I'm looking at the documentation for outscaling search. In particular, the diagram here is interesting. It's quite possible my understanding is wrong, but it seems to me that you could simply ...
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Tridion CMS 401 unauthorized exception | Accessing the CMS via a proxy

We have SDL web 8.1 CMS system. This CMS is accessed in below two different scenarios: Scenario 1: Access (hitting the CMS url) without any proxy server in between - This works perfectly fine ...
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Tridion - List of currently logged in users

Is there a way to get the currently logged in users in Tridion? The system is non-SSO. Would an HttpModule be a viable option, or for example looking at IIS information about the Tridion Website? Any ...
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Component Presentation Personalization

Can we re-use Context Expression Target Groups for custom personalization? I want to move "personalized" Component containers (Link Lists with metadata) to personalization at a Component Presentation ...
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What are possible ways to insert super-scripted symbols in non-RTF fields

We have a schema with a non-RTF text field and we need to enter super-scripted characters for example: special symbols like register, trademark etc. I am trying to figure out all possible (or in fact ...
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Arabic characters in Tridion output as HTML character references

Just noticed on our clients 2013 SP1 DD4T site that Arabic translated content is being rendered in the browser as HTML character references. So when you view source, لماذا عليك is <title>&#...
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Special Characters not rendering properly on live website

I am facing issue with production website which is displaying some special characters as black diamond shape with a question mark inside, on multiple browsers .However, the QA website is displaying ...
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Binaries un-publish themselves?

We are getting some user complaining about component being unpublished from the website. I have check the publishing queue and didn't find any unpublishing jobs for those component. Is it possible ...
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Unable to search in Content Manager (503 Error)

I have just upgraded my version of Tridion from 5.3 to 2011. When I try to perform a search within the Content Manager Explorer I get the following error message (in the Message Center) (80040356) ...
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How do I rollback a VersionedItem to a previous version with the CoreService?

As part of a data-migration script, I need to be able to rollback a Component to a previous (known) version. How do I do that using the Coreservice (sites 9.0)? Bonus points for Powershell syntax .... ...
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Unable to find uuid:xxxxx:Metadata using Java

I am new to SDL Tridion sdl, and we are using SDL Tridion 2011. While trying to create a new Component, I am getting an exception saying: Unable to find uuid:xxxxxxx:Metadata.
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Getting “object doesn't support property or method 'show'” when creating a new mulitmedia object in Tridion R5

Backstory: I am running IE9 in IE8 compatibility mode, but have also tried this on IE8 and IE7 native. server is in Europe, I'm in the US. When attempting to create a new multimedia object in ...
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Hooking into events on Item Toolbar in Component View

I have a small GUI extension that is hiding the Save button on the component view (thanks to Albert Romkes). It works great, upon loading the Save button is gone - but - after loading, if you ...
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How to achieve - Release Management and Automated Deployment of cms items in Tridion 2013 SP1

Client has expectation to have same kind of smooth and efficient process in Tridion also like we have on Application end for Code changes. For any code changes they have JIRA , Bitbucket , bamboo ...
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Reading and writing Tridion content

What is the best way to read and write Tridion content programmaticaly? I want to build a migration tool that writes some pages and binary files to Tridion. I was thinking to try out the Content ...
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Load balanced CMs, temporary upload location and sticky sessions

The online docs recommend using a network folder that all CM instances must have write access to, in an outscaled scenario. The path to which is added to the temporaryFolder attribute of the ...
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Use of internationalized URL's

Some organizations use localized URL's and some languages have non-standard characters (other than a-z), for example: http://example.com/lær-mer/vanlige-spørsmål-om-sport Tridion does not allow some ...
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Manipulate Component.ApplicableActions through event system to allow editing

If you have a folder containing components that a user has only Read permission on, is it possible to roll your own authorisation logic in the event system so that you could allow a user to actually ...