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Schemas are used to define the structure of content.

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Custom Schema Namespace

The lead (Mr Mickolov Wroussakov) of the project I'm currently working on has specified a custom namespace for all content schemas: <xsd:schema elementFormDefault="qualified" targetNamespace="...
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Component Schema convert into C# class file for Tridion Core services

I am trying to convert Component schema definition files int to C# class files using XSD.EXE for using Tridion core services. But when I create the XSD file in VS2011.Net using component schema i am ...
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Default value set for a particular field in metadata of a schema is not getting populated if we create the component through TDSE

We have a particular schema in which we set a default value for a particular metadata text field. The default value gets populated if we create relevant component on tridion CME. But we want it ...
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Specifying ECL DisplayTypes in a Web Schemas

I just created my first External Content Library (ECL) provider for SDL Tridion 2013. It connects to a third party image/video rendering and streaming service similar to SDL Media Manager. I based ...
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Translate Schema Fields Labels

Does anyone have experience in translating the labels of the schema's in the content editor's GUI based on the language the editor uses in the CME 2011?
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make schema fields read-only in Tridion 2011 SP1

what would be the best approach to create a 'read-only' schema field in Tridion 2011? There was a good extension for 5.3/2009 (http://www.sdltridionworld.com/community/extension_overview/...
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Best practice for designing Experience Manager-managed tabs/sub-tabs component?

I'd like some input on how to best achieve a schema design for tabs, that could contain sub-tabs and/or normal content. Pretty much like this one: http://os.alfajango.com/easytabs/#nested-tab-3 What ...
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“Unable to get Schema of a Component”

I am new To tridion. I am trying a Java program which automatically uploads the image into tridion when an image is selected from the local machine. I have written the following code. import java.io....
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How to insert a path field in schema?

Requirement : Provide a Field in a Schema which can be used to link a particular Page. A Component Link can be a option, but I think we cannot link a particular Page with this field. I need to ...
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Rich Text - How to add in missing <p> tags?

We have an issue where our HTML/CSS requires RTF content to be wrapped in <p> tags in order for some design elements to work correctly. We had some code which added these in if the string did ...
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How to create a schema containing a field having a color picker?

I need to create a schema with these fields: 1. Title(text type) 2. Image(multimedia type) 2. Color (Red, Blue, Yellow and Green only) To enable an author to choose any color(background/bgcolor) ...
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Unable to delete a schema in the publication it was created

Unable to delete schema in SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 There is no reference to the schema, yet unable to delete it. Even Using Where used didn't find any references to this schema. Any Fix available for ...
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How does the Preferred Workflow setting work?

In SDL Tridion 2013, in a schema's workflow tab, we can select an option for components based on this schema to "require approval by a Bundle Workflow Process." We can then set a "Preferred Workflow ...
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How do I configure a component link field type to be editable via the core service?

I'm programatically creating a new schema using the core service, and I'd like to be able to create a component link field that is marked as editable. Currently I'm performing the following (note ...
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Get a list of all schemas for a publication, including inherited ones via core service

I wish to retrieve a list of all schemas for a given publication - including inherited ones. Originally I was using the getSearchResults core service method with a filter constraining to the current ...
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What are the advantages and disadvantages of using a “General Content” Schema?

Some Tridion implementations I have worked on/designed make use of just a few schemas and tend to use a General Schema which has a lot of Component Templates linked to it. The Component Templates do ...
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Alternative to Component Synchronizer

According to Google Code the Component Synchronizer powertool for Tridion 2011 is still a work in progress. How else can I update all components to reflect a new schema fields default value? p.s. I ...
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Tridion 2009 C# : How To add a custom Schema name space

I'm creating a web service in C# for Tridion 2009. This web service creates a schema in Tridion based on an XML input file. The schema gets created just fine. But I can't seem to change the schema ...
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How to select a check box by default for existing pages when modifying the metadata schema used by those page?

Workflow is enabled in the system. All pages in the system are associated with the metadata schema. Adding a new check box field to the metadata schema with a default value results in auto selection ...
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How to add field constraints to a Schema

In the documentation I read that it is possible to constrain field content of single-line text fields, number fields and date fields. But how exactly do I do that? My (simplified) Schema looks like ...
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How to design a recursive menu schema?

I want to define a schema to store the content of a hierarchical menu, which has a depth not known in advance. Let the menu items be just link/caption pairs. This structure is self-contained, that is: ...