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SDL's Digital Experience Accellerator (DXA) aka SDL Tridion Reference Implementation is a reference implementation of SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 intended to help you quickly to create, design and publish an SDL Tridion-based Web site.

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Issue with GetCompLink in the Tridion Reference Implementation

We are using a slightly hacked version of the Tridion Reference Implementation as we are using 2009sp1 (don't ask!) We have a lot of things working well but we have an issue with the function ...
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Error on accessing website DXA 1.4

DXA 1.4 installed successfully on SDL Web 8.1.1 + Topology and published all the pages got success. Accessed the Website URL: http://dxastaging.sdlweb8.indi/ Getting the output on the website ...
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DXA 1.5 intermittent issue in JSON output

I am seeing an issue in the Content Management side. When I publish a Page, I am seeing the RenderedContent in the JSON output for some Component Templates. When I republish the Page again, I am not ...
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Tridion Reference Implementation - Couple of Installation niggles

I am installing the Reference Implementation for the first time on an SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 CM/CD server. I have encountered a few problems and thought I would document the ones I fixed here and see ...
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How to enable XPM button on DXA, SDL Web 8

I installed DXA as a Staging Site on SDL Web 8. But the Experience Manager button (normaly displayed on top left of Staging site) doesn't appear. The cause is that the URL of the Content Manager is ...
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How to map Model for a Schema, which has multiple value Component link field with multiple allowed Schemas?

I have created a Schema, say ABC, which has a multivalued Component Link field. There are multiple allowed Schemas in the field, say A & B. How can we map this field when we create the Model for ...
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Web 8 DXA 1.5 Java web site failing with "Unable to get response from OData service"

We have the OOTB DXA 1.5 site running happily on a Windows Web 8.1 CM/CIS server but we need it on our Linux (RH 7.2) CIS machine. Not so happy :( When requesting a page lots of good things happen in ...
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Are Component Links supported for inline edit in XPM?

Having a Schema with for example the following structure: Title: string SomeComponent: ComponentLink Where SomeComponent Schema having: Text: string When it is rendered the field "Text" from the ...
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'<>' operator is not allowed for source level below 1.7

I installed the DXA 1.2 JAVA web application on Tomcat with the Create-web-application-staging.bat script. Most of the site works, but the header cannot be rendered and shows an error message (see ...
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DXA: Disable DD4T EHCache

The EHCache used by DXA is detected as a leak in our heapdump because it's arriving to get 1Gb of it. I guess EHCache is not at all a good implementation for large/intensive systems were an external ...
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How to render plain JSON (without any additional tag) data in DXA 1.5 java?

We are using Tridion 2013 SP1 with DXA 1.5 java. One of our requirement we want to serve the JSON formated data file( apple-app-site-association ) in my web site. My component schema has only one ...
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DXA Json files | Who is what

At the below path of the DXA web application: BinaryData/<PUBLICATION_ID>/??/System/Config BinaryData/<PUBLICATION_ID>/??/System/mappings BinaryData/<PUBLICATION_ID>/??/System/...
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DXA 1.7 Get Multimedia Component name

I have following problem: There is a Download List Component on my site containing a heading and a list of Multimedia Links (That are mostly PDF files). You can see an example here: Inside the ...
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TRI Import.ps1 fails for websites-only

I am trying to import the SDL Tridion Reference Implementation using the supplied import.ps1 power-shell script but getting the following error indicating something amiss with default templates. I've ...
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How to install the DXA 2.1 Model Service extension

I'm currently installing DXA 2.1 in a Sites 9 environment. We are trying to install the new Model Service extension (an extension to the Content Microservice), but the documentation isn't very clear ...
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Error after installing Tridion Reference Implementation: cd_dynamic_conf no valid localizations active

I'm getting the following web application error when i try to browse to the Reference Implementation website: No valid localizations are active for this site. Check the site log, and that you ...
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TRI - Adding new vocabularies

We are starting to use TRI and we saw that we have to declare for the mapping of the schemas. In documentation we see: "Add a system wide (global) application data containing the different ...
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How to get the Last Published Date of the page?

I need to get the Last Published Date of the Page in Tridion DXA 1.2 When I preview the page in CME, I am seeing an attribute in JSON ouput as below "LastPublishedDate":"0001-01-01T00:00:00" ...
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SDL Web Context Service not starting

As part of DXA 1.7 I'm setting up the SDL Web Context Service. Sadly the service won't start, I get this from the Services snap-in: Checking the Event Viewer, I can see the staggeringly ...
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DXA 1.2 intermittent issue in JSON output

I am using DXA 1.2 with SDL Tridion 2013 SP1. I am seeing an issue in the Content Management side. When I publish a Page, I am seeing the RenderedContent in the JSON output for some Component ...
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How to get dynamic component presentation on DXA

I tried to get dynamic component presentation by DXA(Tridion Reference Implementation).What I did is: Create a dynamic component template Create MVC corresponds with the DCT Get dynamic component ...
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DynamicList returns list of entities with null values

Originally, I had extended DynamicList<FAQs, SimpleBrokerQuery> from my custom model FAQsContentList where I want to execute a SimpleBrokerQuery on a few filterKeywords. In the logs I can see ...
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How to set nested component linking level in DXA

A developer created a component which has two levels of linked components and finds that the lowest level component does not fully render in the JSON coming from the Component Template. Since DXA is ...
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Creating custom Media Items in DXA 1.1

According to the DXA 1.1 documentation it should be possible to create custom Media Items. I have created an EntityModel with a public MediaItem Media { get; set; } property (the property could be ...
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Multilanguage with DXA 2.0 SDL Web 8.5

We have problems setting the second Publication. We used to configure the cd_dynamic_conf.xml, but now it doesn't exist in the project. However, it seems that the documentation is not updated. When we ...
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Problem with DXA 1.4 Assets path with version no is not accessible

I am facing issue with Assets path with version number in DXA 1.4. I have installed DXA 1.4 along with all required services with SDL web 8.1 on single machine as per the installation instruction. ...
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DXA import issue in Web 8.5

I am trying to install DXA 1.7 on Web 8.5 and am running into the below issue. Everything is over HTTP and not HTTPS. SDL, Web UI and WebServices all has Windows Authentication as "Enabled" in IIS. ...
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Compiling DXA 2.2 Java fails with 'Could not find dxa-builder:2.2.0-SNAPSHOT'

I tried to install DXA 2.2 Java to Red Hat Linux 8.2. However, When Executing prepare.sh, the Following build Error Occurred: There is no '2.2.0-SNAPSHOT' on following URL, which is seen in error ...
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PublicationMapping Error occurs on DXA 1.4 Java version, SDL Web 8

I'm installing DXA 1.4 Java version with SDL Web 8. I import publication to Content Manager, and added a new publication which is child of "400 Example Site". The new publication's URL is "/jp" ...
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Custom Metadata from publication Tridion

I'm trying to read the value of Custom Metadata from a Publication using ApiClient API. Below is the code which I'm trying to get the Publication information: ApiClientProvider pcaClientProvider; ...
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No matching Localization found for URL 'http://xxxxxxx.com/'. Sending HTTP 404 (Not Found) response

We are using DXA 2.0 CTP. After changing BaseURL for Website in Topology Manager we are getting this error WARN - No matching Localization found for URL 'http://xxxxxxx.com/'. Sending HTTP 404 (...
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Why does DXA 1.5 require the Context Service?

During a DXA 1.5 install, on loading the default website I have an error in my site.log that it cannot find the ContextService. What is the ContextService used for in DXA 1.5? What functionalities ...
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URL parameters with DXA

I started playing around with Tridion and DXA just recently, and I'm having problems to understand how custom routes work. I have a Component Template which has its own DXA view, view model, ...
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Accessing Page Model Metadata from Entity View in DXA

Is it possible to access the PageModel metadata from an Entity View level? I don't see any properties on the entity model @Model that expose the PageModel or Page Metadata. I've seen this post about ...
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DXA 1.5 Java - LocalizationNotFoundException

We have DXA 1.5 installed on SDL Web 8.1. CM on Windows, CD on RedHat. Microservices installed and DXA example Publication deployed to the Broker DB. The Java web app is deployed in Tomcat 8.5 on port ...
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How to redirect to a static (present in file system) 404 error page in DXA 1.5 Java instead of error-404.html

When a page is not found, the DXA framework initiates a redirect to the website's error-404.html page. Instead of that, I want to redirect a static error 404 page which is available in some custom ...
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Binary updates - issue with configuration - DXA

I am running a DXA 1.2 website with Tridion 2013 SP1. Binaries are being pushed out as DCPs. When I publish a new binary, everything seems to be working as expected i.e; item gets updated in the ...
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The expandLinkDepth is not working Tridion DXA 2.0

I am duplicating this [question] (How to set nested component linking level in DXA). My issue is with "R2 Render Content" Component Template in Web 8.5 and DXA 2.0 A developer created a component ...
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How to handle component link circular reference in DXA 2.0?

I have Book schema, that has a component link to similar books. One of the similar books, has a component link back to original component. In such way I got circular reference. When publishing this ...
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Duplicate semantic entities for multimedia schemas

I have a custom multimedia schema in my DXA 2.0 Java implementation called HighResolutionImage, next to the Image schema which comes out of the box (as part of the DXA Core Module). I created a class ...
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DXA Custom controller for PageModel

I want to handle PageModel using custom Controller/Action in DXA module. I added controller: public class CustomPageController : PageController { public override ActionResult Page(string pageUrl)...
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SDL Web 8 - DXA 1.5 - Blueprint Hierarchy

I am new to DXA 1.5 on Web 8. Need some details on Blueprint hierarchy being offered as part DXA 1.5 initial setup. My understanding is as follows: 000 Empty - Base publication. 100 Master - Schema, ...
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Installing DXA into an existing BluePrint

When installing STRI/DXA into an existing BluePrint we add the existing Publications as children of the 100 Master but there are several Structure Groups and Pages that have to be added manually into ...
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DXA 1.7: Static assets in webapp instead of published html design

I want to store static assets like css/js/fonts in the dxa-webapp instead of publishing it in Tridion. I have seen one guide from Bart (DXA HTML design decisions) and also some topics here at ...
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Embedding DXA entities other than images in RTF fields

We are using DXA 2.0 (Java) and can see if we embed images in RTF fields that the RTF contains the embedded Image entity as part of the set of fragments generated for the RTF. However if we link to ...
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Customize 500 Error Page in DXA 1.4 Java

When a page is not found, the DXA framework initiates a redirect to the website's error-404.html page but I could not find any redirect's when the HTTP code is 500. After inspecting the source code ...
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DXA 1.4 Not possible to marshall single entity stream JSON

After successful DXA 1.4 installation on sdl web8. Topology manager also configured correctly and published all the pages successfully But try to access the web application getting this below error ...
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How to stop DXA (Java) from using the context service

When setting up DXA 2.2 I accepted the default setting to use the context service. I don't want to go to the trouble of setting up the context service to work properly, so now I'm trying to configure ...
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How to remove the HTML content from a Page when Region is used in DXA 1.5 Java?

We are trying to publish a .txt using a code Component by creating a Region and using a custom Page Template for .txt files. Is there a way to remove the HTML tags that the Region is adding for my ...
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Does DXA support Extended Keyword Models?

I am using dxa 2.2 (.net) and I created a custom Keyword Model BaseKeywordModel that extends KeywordModel. When DXA tries to map a published component that has a keyword field to a model that uses the ...
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