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External Content Libraries or ECL providers are an extension point fully introduced in SDL Tridion 2013 which allow editors to browse and use media content from another system as if it were managed in Tridion. Open source providers for Flickr and YouTube have been released.

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Updating external metadata of an ECL item

I can successfully set metadata properties for an ECL item and display it in External Metadata Schema as shown below: I am not able to figure out how to read the updated Metadata fields in the ECL ...
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ECL Copy data to metadata Stub schema

ECL components has an stub schema that can have two types of metadata: - Metadata that comes from the external system and it's requested in real time every time that the component is open. - Metadata ...
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ECL integration

I checked the documentation for SDL Web 8.5 https://docs.sdl.com/LiveContent/web/pub.xql?action=home&pub=SDL%20Web-v5&lang=en-US#docid=GUID-9859C89E-3333-4AA1-B4D9-CA5F5163EEB7&...
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ECL item 'ecl:1262-cel-226-cea-file' not found

I'm working on an ECL integration for Web 8.5 right now. My plan is to resolve the ECL components with my own TBB. However, I cannot even publish a page using the default DXA TBB. "Generate Dynamic ...
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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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How to retreive ecl components using java or c# (using tridion core service 2013 sp1)?

I need to export the physical media files (using keepeek) stored as ecl items in Tridion for a data migration project. Any advice how to achieve this? Thanks.
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Error on Publishing ECL Items

To publish ECL Items we have placed a custom build TBB to add external binary to our file system. On publishing ECL Items we're getting error as Cannot access a closed Stream. Error: The number ...
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How publishing works for ECL Items when published alone or published as Multimedia Link

Trying to explore more on Tridion, found that ECL External Content Library framework bit interesting. Started implementing the same in Tridion CME with the help of a few tutorial and blogs, which ...
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Is it possible to use a custom ECL Schema for Stub Components?

Is it possible to use a custom multimedia Schema (with ECL Mutlimedia Type as one of its allowed type) for creating Stub Components? How we can configure in ECL Provider, so that Stub Components will ...
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Error on previewing an ECL Component

I'm trying to implement Bart's Flickr ECL provider to get content from Flickr. Successfully configured to Tridion, Flickr images are now exposed to Tridion. I'm testing on how ECL Components rendering ...
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Thumbnail doesn't appear for Flickr ECL Components

I was trying to implement Flickr ECL, using extension and configured in my Tridion. Images and Albums are reflecting in Tridion, but thumbnail images are not working properly, I see a blank image. ...
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Not able to use ECL service

We were trying to use ECL service to get list of all stub URIs or generate them if they are not already generated. Update: I do have specific need where we have some new ECLs in a specifc folder that ...
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Changing the title of a stub to a shorter version (Web 8)

we're using a custom Amazon S3 ECL Provider. The problem is that there are some Components that have titles longer than 255 character long and it's throwing an exception. The problem is that the file ...
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Media Manager Connector - default sorting

Do we have any ways to change default sorting to alphabetic order for folders that rendered using ECL for Media Manager in CMS explorer.
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GetThumbnailImage not always gets call on ECL Provider

I've improved an Amazon S3 ECL provider got from here and it's working fine. My problem is when I open an image (jpg for example) from the Mountpoint. Sometimes it shows the image in the General tab ...
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SDL - The specified path, file name, or both are too long

Looking for some insight, literature or experience out that describes ecl uri encoding. We have a url that looks something like this that is imported via coreservices from s3 bucket into our CMS ...
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ECL Errors Impacting Entire Instance

I am trying to run down a few ECL errors we are encountering from an ECL connector in Web 8 connected to an S3 bucket mountpoint. It is valid to recognize that we are in a multiple mountpoint ECL ...
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Preview for ECL in RichText

How we can see preview for an ECL image added in RichText field from Media Manager? Now in rich text I have image inserted as <img src="ecl:68-mm-234-dist-file" title="logo@2x.png"...
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Permanent redirect issue accessing a private bucket on S3 using ECL

Looking for anyone who has successfully connected to a private S3 bucket from Web 8 using the external content library connection. I am able to connect to a public bucket successfully. However, when ...
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Amazon S3 ECL Provider

I'm trying to create an S3 ECL Provider...But I'm not sure how to create the connection. I'm on .NET Framework 4.5.2 and SDL Web8.1 I have two possible ways: 1) AmazonS3Config config = new ...
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Creating ECL multimedia Components using Core Service Web 8

While creating ECL multimedia Components using the Core Service, we've noticed a difference between creating them via the Core Service and creating them within the SDL Web UI. Creating them in the UI ...
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Not able to preview/publish pages which are having non azure sync images in components

Publishing getting failed if i add images in component which are not azure synced yet, When i replace the images with azure sync ones ,publishing/previewing works fine.It's a DD4T based application. ...
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ECL Connector Memory Leak

Has anyone ever faced issues with an ECL Connector spiking Tridion.ContentManager.ServiceHost.WindowsServiceHost CPU/Memory? We have an ecl connection, connecting to a DAM system and it is causing ...
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Select Digital Assets from Media Manager in custom page and Save in CMS as component

I'm creating a custom page(Asp.net MVC solution) using core services to create a component. And that component has Image and Video field. I need to get digital assets from Media Manager and then ...
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ECL Adapter and SDL Web 8 - How is ECL Dll linked to SDL Web 8

I am unable to find the configuration setting, where my ECL dll is referred to from the SDL CM side. I have checked, and its not there in the Tridion.ContentManager.config. Is there any standard. ...
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How to manipulate with SDL Media Manager items from core service?

I have to get some information about media items from SDL Media Manager in my core service. I found this article but I coudn't make connection to MM. I add service reference (MediaManager2011.svc) ...
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Is it possible to read a component with an EclUri in ECL provider using Core service

This may sound crazy but worth discussing it as We have alot around ECL and thought everyone should get the benefit. Usecase: Read a stub component with its ECL Uri using core service in ECL Provider ...
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How can I use Tridion.ContentManager.ApplicationData within ECL

As part of my use-case I am looking for a mapping where I can save my Key and GUID pair of a Dictionary to Tridion.ContentManager.ApplicationData in an ECL Provider. using (IEclSession eclSession = ...
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Which process select to remotely debug an ecl dll?

I'm using a ecl connector and have a dll. Similar to Flickr Provider. I know that TcmServiceHost process is used for the ECL. But if I want to remotelly debug my dll, Should I attach to ...
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ECL connector not logging in Web8

I'm using a custom ECL connector, similar to the Flickr example that can be found here My problem is that I'm trying to log something to either EventViewer, File System, with Tridion Logger, nothing ...
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Load mountpoint in a Custom page using ECL Content Library

I am developing a custom page to upload components in CMS using Core service. Image fields in component will refer media manager images. I have ecl uris for images so i need to create stub for them ...
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Identify all Media Manager images and videos based on metadata Field crieria

We have request where we need to identify all Media Manager images and videos whose title is longer than 100 chars. The "title" is value of metadata field from metadata schema added on mm-stubschema. ...
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External Content Libraries - GetTemplateFragment

I am attempting to write a few ECL's for our use of the CMS and have run into an issue with one of the features. There is a method in IContentLibraryMultimediaItem: public string ...
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Reference Media Manager Image in Component using Tridion Core Service

We have Media Manager ECL mounted on SDL Tridion and images are already uploaded on Media Manager. Now i have to link images in Component via Tridion Core service. How can it be achieved? Please ...
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ECL Mount Point Error: Failed initializing the External Content Library with id mb

Issue regarding integration of external ECL connector with SDL Web 8.1.1 instance. We have two Web 8.1.1 instances that are trying to connect to same (DAM) endpoint: 1 Sandbox = successful 1 Dev = ...
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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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Is it mandatory to use the STUB schema, installed by DXA Media Manager Module?

We are already using media manager in our Project. Now it has been decided to use the DXA Media Manager Module. So I have installed that module and found a STUB schema has been also installed along ...
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Error publishing ECL Content

I have installed the YouTube ECL Provider plugin: https://www.sdltridionworld.com/community/2011_extensions/youtube_ecl_provider.aspx I followed all the steps, copied files, configured XML with ...
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Files also visible in folder tree

I am making a ECL integration for one of our customers. The problem I am facing now is that the tree view, the one on the left side of the CME, also shows the files in a folder and not just the ...
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Where can I find the latest version of Tridion.ExternalContentLibrary.dll?

I want to use External Content Library provided in Tridion 2013. Where can I find the latest version of Tridion.ExternalContentLibrary.dll to add as a reference in my provider?
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Find out current component when ECL GetItem() is called on component localisation

I have noticed that when a component is localised, the GetItem(IEclUri) method is called on the ECL ProviderContext. In that method, I make a call to an external API using metadata of the current ...
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How to have the ECL stub schema created in schema publication, and stub components in another?

My ECL provider is working, meaning I can view/browse external images through the provider icon in the Tridion GUI. Now I want to start linking to the ECL items from my components MM-link fields. ...
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Using logging in custom ECL connector

I am writing my custom ECL connector but cannot get it to log my own logging statements using log4net. I placed my App.config file including log4net config next to my ECL DLL, log4net has been added ...
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Changing a previous Workflow Approval Status for a *NEW* Workflow [closed]

I have a number of items (Components, Templates) that have a workflow Approval status (from another vendors' past workings with Workflow) that is less than that required to Publish to LIVE. I can ...
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Word-PDF “rendering” from Tridion workflows

Currently looking into a requirement for using workflows to solve some of the manual processes for approvals / publishing. One manual process is to convert the approved Word document to a PDF (Binary),...
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Has anyone connected Tridion with Digital River for payment processing?

We are using Digital River to host an online store front (as well as process the transactions) and now we would like to take control of that store front in Tridion while still passing to Digital River ...
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Does Tridion Connector 1.3 for Media Manager work with a proxy server?

Currently we are setting up the ECL provider for Media Manager with Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1. We followed the SDL install instructions and configured the certificates as it should be. Only when accessing ...
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ECL File Unavailable when adding multimedia link

I created a ECL for Brightcove. All the videos show up properly and you can browse through them. When I try to create a component with a link to an ECL item the preview shows up correctly. When I ...
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ECL - Error saving a component with ECL image

When I try to save a component with an ECL image linked as component link I'm having an error related to "The given key is not present in Dictionary". I changed the log of ExternalContentLibrary to ...