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Tridion's Content Management Explorer contains an extension point which allows extending the User Interface. This framework is called the GUI Extensions API (internally known as Anguilla). The framework is written in Javascript and allows .NET web applications and services to back the Javascript front end.

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How do I reset Component Metadata field every time when component is re-opened?

I have updated the logic to clear the field during display start event. Note: Updated my logic in readonly.js GUI extension if($display) { $evt.addEventHandler($display,start,ResetMetadataField) } ...
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Extension of publish transaction details info

On our project we want to extend publish transaction details info in a way that you can see on the image below, in red frame: My question is, is it possible and if yes what we should extend to ...
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GUI Extension AddOn deployment Tridion Cloud 9.5

I am working on GUI Extension and wrapping it with ADDON for deployment. Information : This is a GUI Extension Type : UIEditor Deploying Using: http://domain/SDL/#app=wcm&entry=...
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Workflow Activities Extensibility?

I'm reviewing the Workflow Activity screen with a customer and would like to confirm what's possible (Supported through a GUI extension). Can we add custom columns to the ones visible in the ...
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Create coreservice client using credentials of a logged user in tridion using UI

We have an GUI extension tool which connects to .net api running in tridion server which uses coreservice to get required informations. We have set a default username and password to connect ...
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Web 8.5 GUI Extension: Need to execute either Save/ Localize/ Unlocalize command which triggers the GUI extension

I need to implement some logic before saving/localizing/unlocalizing a Component. The logic would be the same so I use a GUI extension where I mentioned all commands: <ext:commandextensions> &...
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Adding new coloumn to the CME list view - GUI Extensions

I have added a new approval status column using GUI extensions in 9.1 but it displays everywhere. Is there anyway to restrict only to Folders and Structure Groups? <ext:lists> <ext:...
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SDL Web 8.5 | To display message in TitlebarContainer

Skinning the content manager explorer is already in place. I have tried below option to add label in TitlebarContainer. Created component to control show/hide of message in Titlebar. Created ...
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How to add additional class to the component list view html

I have to add additional class to the component list view html if the approval status is expired to highlight with different color in the GUI. Please suggest the better approach to acheive this.
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Get selected text in Format Area

I want to get selected text in RTF using Anguilla. I cannot get it using pure JS because it is in an iframe. There is an option to use editor.getSelectedHTMLElement() to get selected HTML element, but ...
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How to make Tridion folder structure configurable in custom GUI Extension (to hide retired schema)?

I have a requirement to hide schema's not in use. In order to do that, my custom GUI extension is working fine. However, I am facing challenges in making schema list configurable to pick from Tridion ...
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SDL Web 8.5 GUI extension, Xml appears to trigger error in GUI

I have a similar "e is not a constructor" error Saurabh ran into but I'm not upgrading, my extension is new for this client. NB - I've turned minification off hence the above screenshot shows a ...
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Is it possible to install Alchemy plug in into Tridion Sites 9.1

I want to install following Alchemy plugin "Export Item List" to Tridion Sites 9.1 https://www.alchemywebstore.com/plugins/Export-Item-List But currently Alchemy is not available on Tridion Sites 9....
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Adding new column to User Management

I have a DataExtender and a GUI ext that's defining a new column to be added to the DashboardView. What I can't figure out is how to only add this column into the User Management view? Looking at Add ...
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GUI not rendering <br> and new line showing error messages

Recently I received client requirements for validation Component fields using Event System. I am facing issue in message with multiple lines. throw new Exception(“Experience must <br> be ...
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Error load add command Extension SDL Web 8.5

I have tried to add a new command Extension in SDL 8.5 but when I restart the IIS and the services, The content manager doesn't load. The extension modifies publishing buttons behaviour. ...
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Is there an extension that can Export search result To Excel for Web 8?

I want to export search result on CME to an excel file. I found Export To Excel on SDL AppStore, but it's Supported products is blank and I cannot download it. Can Export To Excel download search ...
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Custom popup in Activities slide out

Is it possible to implement a popup dialog when a content author approves a Bundle Workflow i.e. in Activity dashboard in Tridion, when a content author selects a particular Next Activity in the ...
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Content Manager Explorer not loading in IE browser after adding UI Model extensions

I am using SDL Web 8.5 after adding a UI model extension in the System.config file located in %Tridion Home%\ Web\web\WebUI\WebRoot\Configuration\ The CM is unable to load in Internet Explorer version ...
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How to show custom validation error message from Tridion Event Handler code in popup window instead of Message Center

I would like to show a custom validation error message from the Event Handler code in a popup window. My requirement is while saving binary Component; if the binary filename contains any special ...
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Broadcasting Notification to message center not working

I am using SDL Web 8.5 and I want to broadcast a warning message to the user upon saving a component. I am using the event system to trigger the message on save. However, after setting everything up, ...
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SDL Tridion Character Limit increase on Keywords' Description Field

My authoring team gets the below error and they want to increase the character limit on Keywords' Description Field. Invalid value for property 'Description'. The length of the Description property ...
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Cannot get broadcasting to messagecenter to work

I want to inform the user if he changed the title (or path) of a structuregroup or folder by broadcasting a message, using the eventsystem. No message however appears in the messageCenter. ...
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Handling DateTime column in DataExtenders

We have data extender which will provide date when certain item is locked. Data extender adds column to Checked-out Items page. That is done by adding following XML block in ListCheckedOutItems.xml &...
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GUI extension - Namespace Issue on adding column in a List View

I am trying to add new column to Dashboard View in SDL Web 8.5 and following the instructions provided by SDL here Event handler is working as expected and is adding custom attribute ext:...
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Rich Text Box: Option to select multiple styles from drop down

I need to provide option to Editors to select multiple styles during content formatting in RTF. Is there any out of the box option available for selecting multiple classes for any element? In case ...
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Tridion GUI Custom Extensions Upgrade to 8.5 - replacing window.dialogArguments (unPublish)

We are upgrading our Tridion GUI, and we have some code that pops up a warning when you try to unpublish components that are in use. The old code is heavily reliant on window.dialogArguments ...
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Tridion GUI Custom Extensions Upgrade to 8.5 - finding resources in new locations

After upgrading our Tridion to 8.5, our custom GUI extensions are no longer working. The problem seems to be that it is no longer finding some resources in the old namespaces. Based on a hint from ...
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Disabling refresh and showtasks button in publishing queue window during request

Good morning! We noticed that our clients press the refresh button and/or show tasks button in the publishing queue screen repeatedly if they don't get a response fast enough. Every time these ...
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Is it possible to publish page with anothe Page Template using Core Service or something similar?

I need to do some new functionality which allow users to select some feature in Page Metadata and with this check selected the Page should be published with another Page Template (this Page Template ...
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Component created through Anguilla Framework is blocked

Anybody knows what is the reason because a Component created through Anguilla Framework (with clone code) is blocked until I refresh the CME? This is my code: var componentCloned = $tcm.getItem("...
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Publish from Publishing Queue extension in SDL web 8.5

I am trying to run Publish from Publishing Queue extension on SDL web 8.5 but seems some JS related error when clicking on publish or unpublish from the queue. I downloaded the latest extension from ...
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Know if a component has a dynamic component template assigned

The client is asking us to detect in a visual way, if a component is publishable or not, i.e. we train them to only publish components when they are linked with a dynamic component template. Does a ...
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Creating component throught Anguilla Framework

I'm trying to create a new Component using Anguilla Framework with this code increment = 0; var publicationId = "tcm:0-xx-1"; var orgItemId = "tcm:xx-yy-2"; var schemaId = "tcm:xx-zz-8"; var item = ...
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GUI Extension broken when a new one is used at the same time

I'm working with Web 8.5 and I've two GUI Extensions which currently works when used alone. When I try to use them both at the same time, the first one defined in the <models> in system.config ...
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CMS breaks up after installing GUI Extension that uses CoreService (Web 8.5)

We upgraded our environment from Web 8.1.1 to Web 8.5. We have a few GUI Extensions that uses CoreService (2015) working in one environment. We made a clean install of 8.5 and tried to re-install the ...
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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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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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Is it possible to always uncheck all the targets in the Publish window by default? (publish.aspx)

I want to always have all the Targets unchecked on the Publish popup (Publish.aspx) disregarding the selected Targets from previous publish actions. How can I achieved this? GUI Extension? Any ...
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Limit the scope of a GUI Extension DataExtender to the History View

I’m currently creating a DataExtender which shows an additional column, UserComments, in the History Popup window. Because this column is already part of the dataset, this extension only consists of ...
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GUI extension DLL in its own folder (not bin)

I've developed a GUI extension (I'm using Tridion Web 8). Now, I'd like to isolate the DLLs as much as possible to avoid loose anything in a future upgrade. Is there anyway to put all the DLLs and ...
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How to add Custom Icons in DataExtender

I have created DataExtender column to show Publishing Target name for publishing status. Now I want to show icon instead of Target Name. I tried follow below link: Listdefinition & DataExtender: ...
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Translation manager new column in GUI for Web 8.5

We have a new column "Creator" added to Translation manager UI, via GUI extention - to show the name of user who created respective Translation job. Model.config has: <cfg:group name="...
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How to display Custom Message/Banner on Content Manager Explorer

We have 2 instances of Content Manager, and we want to alert users in case we are installing any release or doing some maintenance activities on the server. I just want to display a custom Message/...
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SDL Web 8.5: GetListFavorites/GetListSystemAdministration could not be activated

Recently I Installed SDL Web 8.5 in Windows Server 2012 R2. After Installation, when I opened the CME I got below notification error. I am facing this issue only on one server and other server is ...
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Upgrading custom GUI extension (Editor & commands) to Web8.5

Since we are migrating from 2013sp1 hr1 to Web8.5, I am upgrading all GUI extensions. For new namespaces, I found a list here: SDLWeb 8.5 and SDL tridion 2013 JavaScript namespaces conflicts Do we ...
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Publishing: set per default "Also Publish/Unpublish in Child Publications"

Editors always forget to set "Also Publish/Unpublish in Child Publications" when they publish specific Pages from a specific Publication. The question would be: Is it possible to check per default ...
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Can I register a CME Notification from a TBB?

I would like to throw a notification message in the CME message center from my workflow external activity TBB. I am just trying to do this but not sure this is possible. I can do this with help of ...
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SDL Web 8.5 - How to find a User created date and privilege modified date

I have business requirement to create a Tridion Active User List report with name, privilege, description, created date and privilege modified date. I checked the TRUSTEES table and not find the user ...
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Tridion 8.5 UI Extension - How can I plug into rollback process?

Context: component history screen, user clicks Rollback (Rollback command executes), a dialog appears with type of rollback (create new... vs delete all...), then user clicks Rollback button. At this ...
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