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For questions related to Session Preview. The feature of Experience Manager, that allows users to see their changes without having to republish.

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XPM Update Preview issue | SDL web 8.5 with DXA 1.8

I am getting the following error when clicking the Update Preview button after inline editing: Authorization failed. Please make sure the proper username and password have been configured in the ...
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Problem in load balance enviroment with XPM

I have found a problem working with XPM in a load balance environment with two servers. The Update Preview Button is always showing me the alert to update the preview of the Page. In the SDL ...
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Problem publishing content in Experience Manager

I have found a possible error publishing content in Experience Manager with the Finish Editing button. The problem is that I have made some changes in the content of my Page and when I click Finish ...
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Experience Manager: “Update Preview Your changes to this page is not up to date”

I'm using SDL Web 8.5 with DD4T 2 (.NET) and Experience Manager in code. I've also got DDD4T.IsPreview set to true in the web.config: Page view: @if (XpmExtensions.XpmMarkupService.IsSiteEditEnabled(...
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Notification for the publisher when content is not up to date in XPM

We have implemented XPM with Tridion 2013 SP1 and DXA 1.2 and disabled "Session Preview" as well. Most of the business use cases are functional. I am running into the following situation. The ...
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Update Preview is not working with XPM and DXA

We setup Experience manager using the following guide with Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 and DXA 1.2 (.NET) in the CD side. Most of it is working fine. Inline editing is working fine for pages and components. ...
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Web 8 Update Preview error

I have installed SDL Web 8 with the "old publishing framework". When I make Update Preview I have the next error: I have installed the next stand alone microservices: Content Deployer (with Legacy ...
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XPM unexpected behaviour when creating a page or updating preview

I have Preview and Session-enabled Content microservices installed with SDL Web 8.1.1 (CU) and DXA 1.4. When I go to the site and try to edit a text box I can see the updates; however, if I click on '...
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Session Preview service - 403 Forbidden

I have installed the DXA 1.3 Java Version in Tomcat. I have also installed the Session Preview Service in Tomcat. I have verified that the service is working as per the instructions by hitting http://...
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Are the Session Preview Database Credentials Required in Staging Website and OData Webservice?

In order to allow fast-track publishing, I am assuming that the OData webservice requires the credentials for the Session Preview Database. For the Content Delivery API to access the data within the ...
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Web8 upgrade issue configuring Session Preview webservice

I am upgrading a dev environment from 2013SP1 to Web8 keeping it simple for now using legacy in-process APIs. I have a dedicated new CD webservice Java webapp created from the provided .war file. ...
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Is it possible to select multiple values for an XPM Footprint?

I have created a custom Footprint representing the customer's segment (not related to Audience Manager segments) and its currently working fine set up as a FootprintRadio control, allowing the Editor ...
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How can I purge old session preview data?

I need to take a filesystem backup of a website with Experience Manager enabled and I want to exclude all of the session preview pages and binaries: index_d6550f29-5662-451d-bc90-a7dd9e83e6e9.html ...
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XPM session preview causes error on DD4T Java 2

I'm implementing DD4T Java version2, and trying to use experience manager, Tridion 2013 SP1. But when using session preview, following error occurs. org.dd4t.core.exceptions.ItemNotFoundException: ...
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What does footprint_cartridge_conf.xml actually do?

The docs [login required] state that your web application cd_ambient_conf.xml should contain the following cartridges when setting up Session Preview: <Cartridge File="...
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How can I pass the preview session token to a web service in Tridion 2011 SP1?

In this (Is it possible to use Experience Manager Session Preview without the Ambient Data Framework?) post, Will Price explains how you can work with XPM if you host the ADF in a data service (which ...
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XPM “Update Preview” not working

I am struggling to get XPM preview to work in Tridion 2013, and I am not sure which steps to take exactly to solve this issue. I can open the Staging website pages in the CMS context (frame). I can ...
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“The transaction under which this method call was executing was asynchronously aborted” when creating page in XPM

Trying to create a Page out of Page Type in XPM gives the following notification: The transaction under which this method call was executing was asynchronously aborted Details: Server stack trace: ...
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The INSERT statement conflicted with the FOREIGN KEY constraint “FK_PREVIEW_SESSION_ITEMS_SESSIONS”

Given: trying to fix XPM in existing installation (means: configuring anew is not currently an option). Clicking [Update Session Preview] after considerable timeout gives an error notification in CME:...
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Database exception on Session Broker database for Experience Manager on Tridion 2013 SP1

I'm having difficulties getting Experience Manager working on Tridion 2013 SP1. I have checked against the quick start documentation for Tridion and Experience manager, ensuring I've met each point. ...
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Abstracting the ambient data framework to a webservice

I have a DD4T site that we are trying to implement using a WCF service provider model so that the content delivery is separated from the website. We are using Tridion 2011 SP1. We have created a WCF ...
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Invalid cd_ambient_conf.xml

Reviewing the documentation here, I think this should be a valid cd_ambient_conf.xml, however my log files say differently. They report error as per below: ERROR XMLConfigurationReader - Error ...
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Session Preview doen't work if publication path and URL is different

I faced a XPM Session Preview problem. That is, if "Publication Path" and "Publication URL" of publication property has different value, Session Preview doen't work. Publication properties ...
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How can I get Experience Manager Session Preview temporary files to be tidied up?

Experience Manager Session Preview causes temporary files to be created for pages and binaries in my staging website (html pages published to Tomcat 7 - stuff like index_789816da-1614-403f-9538-...
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Problems getting Experience Manager to publish without Session Preview

I am starting an incremental implementation of Experience Manager (XPM). Due to architectural constraints, we will first implement XPM without Session Preview before rolling out web application ...
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How to get Experience Manager to fast-track publish DCPs that are not explicitly added to the page

I am thinking of creating a custom resolver to publish a DCP at the same time a page is published. This DCP is not added to the page in the CMS, but is rendered on the page - hence the need for the ...
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Experience Manager and Session Preview DB issue

I'm running SDL Tridion 2013 with Experience Manager and DD4T. Everything works fine except for the Session Preview. The odd thing is when I check the Session Preview DB for the CPs that were just ...
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Session preview and staging site in one application

I'm setting up a staging site in Websphere to work with experience manager. Do I need to have the Session Preview webservice in a separate application to the staging site, or can they both be in ...
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CSS not being rendered in “PreviewDynamic” mode

I'm having problems UI-enabling a site upgraded from 2009 to 2011 SP1. We have the UI working, and Session Preview automatically publishing / updating, however when preview updates none of the CSS ...
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Do we need to configure storage for session preview both on the Content Delivery session preview Web service and staging Web site?

I am refering to the pdf document "User interface update for SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 Installation Manual_tcm89-20507.pdf" for installing Tridion UI 2012. While following the instructions I am stuck at a ...
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Blocked CSS files for Session Preview only in Internet Explorer

I'm troubleshooting a Session Preview issue in Experience Manager for an ASP.NET training site (IIS 7.5). Setup: Site.Master includes: <link rel="stylesheet" type="text/css" href="styles1.css" /&...
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DD4T with Session Preview with Image deployed to file system possible?

I'm trying to configure a website that has Experience Manager with Session Preview enabled on a 2011 SP1 DD4T application. I have it working when everything is published to the Database. My problem ...
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Can we configure Session Preview storage settings?

Possibly related to "Session Preview Token Expiration" but in reverse: can we configure how long Session Preview keeps session-based pages and component presentations? Alternatively, is it "safe" to ...
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Update Preview Button - StorageException occurred while persisting PublicationMapping

I keep running into this issue where when I click the "Update Preview" button it throws the follow error in the logs. Everything seems fine up until the the request is made to post the content to the ...
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UXM The resource cannot be found error when clicked on Update Preview button

I'm using the "User Interface Update for Tridion 2011 SP1". I have two applications in two different languages. In IIS, one Application is added (as Add Application and has seperate application pool ...
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Unable to preview the page. There is no publication target defined for this SiteEdit enabled website?

I'm trying to set up Preview on an XPM-enabled site. The XPM part works fine, but when I press "Update Preview" I get this message: "Unable to preview the page. There is no publication target defined ...
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Experience Manager and Binary File Publishing

My implementation of Experience Manager 2013 - specifically Session Preview - is having trouble and I can't quite put my finger on why. Site Edit works just fine - I can hook into it from the pages ...
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Tridion Experience Manager & Static Implementation

We have installed Tridion Experience Manager 2012. We will implement it for our dynamic web sites (based on Tridion CWA framework) but we are also investigating to use it in relation with our E-...
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Is it possible to use Experience Manager Session Preview without the Ambient Data Framework?

I have a (currently theoretical) Java based architecture where there are no SDL Tridion elements (jar files/jsp code/filters etc.) the staging website. Is it possible to use Experience Manager (XPM) ...
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What needs to be configured (on CM) when removing session preview for Experience Manager?

I want to use Experience Manager without session preview enabled. I simply removed the oData endpoint and staging website URLs from the Publication Target Session Preview tab (and restarted IIS) but I ...