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Topology Manager forms the bridge between the Content Manager and Content Delivery environments. A Topology defines a complete Publishing Environment.

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SDL Web 8: Topology Manager, error using Add-TtmMapping

I have been messing around with Topology Manager recently. I have a problem with the Add-TtmMapping powershell command. I get the following error message: "Item of type 'CmEnvironmentData' with ...
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SDL Web Topology Manager in IIS

In Rob Stevenson-Leggett's post he noted a website in IIS called SDL Web Topology Manager. Questions: Is this in the Content Manager? What does it do? Or in other words, should implementers be able ...
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Web Application vs Web site in Topology Manager

Topology Manager introduces the concepts of Web Site and Web Applications. One use case for these are a base url for a "main" publishable (say .com) website with child publications. For example you ...
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How to configure linking in Web 8?

I have installed DXA 1.4 on Web8 (CU1). Its all working fine, and as part of development I added a bunch of baseUrls for my web app: http://localhost:1234, http://somedomain.local, http://otherdomain:...
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Error mapping a publication to a website in Topology Manager

When running the Add-TtmMapping PowerShell script for a Publication with a Publication URL property of /en to a website with a URL defined similar to http://example.com I am getting this error message:...
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Help understanding which elements are installed on which servers for SDL Web 8

I have a 3 machine setup for our Tridion 2013 installation Content Management Server Staging CD Server (with XPM) Live CD Server (no XPM) These machines have access to 3 database servers ...
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Web 8 Issue with configuring delivery infrastructure in Topology Manager

We have just installed SDL Web 8 on a Windows Server 2012 R2 server with SQL Server 2012 SP2 for the database. We have also installed the the core content delivery standalone microservices (Discovery ...
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Add-TtmCdTopologyType : Authorization has been denied for this request

We have an Authorization error when running the Add-TtmCdTopologyType command. We've tried the suggestions in this question but still no luck. We're running with a Domain account that is also in the ...
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Where is the Topology Manager URL Configured for PowerShell Modules

I have installed my CM and Topology Manager on non standard ports. When I run the Add-TtmCdTopologyType command in powshell, it tries to connect to http://localhost/ttm201501, but my Topology MAnager ...
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How should I choose my Content Manager environment ID?

When installing the Content Manager for Web 8, you are asked to enter the Content Manager environment ID. This appears to default to Tridion_cm followed by the domain name of your database server (...
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Can we modify domain name in existing Topology?

I am facing one issue while setting up the New Domain in the existing Topology. It doesn't allow me to update the PrimaryMappedUrl in the existing Topology. One approach is to: Unpublish all items ...
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Topology Type naming to facilitate database restores back through environments

I'm currently working on an upgrade from Tridion 2013 SP1 to SDL Web 8.5. As part of the upgrade, we're implementing publishing using Topology Manager. I'm in the process of defining the Topology ...
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How to Properly Dispose TopologyManagerClient?

We are using the Tridion.TopologyManager.Client assembly in our custom C# application to interact with the Topology Manager items. When I look at the assembly (version 8.5.0.466), I don't see any ...
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Moving to new DB server on Web 8 with TopologyManager and CMS

On a Web 8 instance, the TopologyManager and CMS Databases are installed on the same DB server. The DB server will change and we will move the Databases to the new server. For the CMS, we can ...
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Cannot add a new Topology Manager Mapping

After following the steps in Error while updating Discovery Service Registrations I am faced with a new problem. When I try to add a new mapping to an existing WebApplication like below Add-...
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What is the rationale behind the microservice roles in SDL Web 8?

When configuring the microservices, and topology manager, we have to make use of pre-defined roles that grant various permissions. These are summarised here in the documentation. The roles are cm, ...
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Set multiple BaseUrls in Tridion TopologyManager

I want to add another BaseUrl to my existing TopologyManager website. I am trying this without any luck. Suggestions? Set-TtmWebsite -Id Website2 -BaseUrls @{"http://localhost:8999/","http://...
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Error with upgrade SDL Web 8.1.1 in Cluster Env

I am upgrading from SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 to SLD Web 8.1.1 release within a clustered env. Node 1 upgrade in Acceptance has been successful and is now considered "upgraded'. Node 2 upgrade failed ...
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What is a Scoped Repository Key?

In the Topology Manager, the following entities have a property called ScopedRepositoryKeys (in each case a collection of String): Website WebApplication CdTopology CdEnvironment As far as I can ...
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How to use same Topology Manager DB from 2 CME?

I installed 2 "SDL Web 8" in 2 servers("ServerA" and "ServerB"). And those 2 "SDL Web 8" are using same "Tridion CM" DB and "Topology Manager DB", because one of them is used only for publishing to ...
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Running Multiple CMS server and Multiple Topology Managers

We have two Clustered CMS server Web8.5 created the 1st CMS server much earlier than the second server, and I am suspecting that the second server was pointing to different DB when it was created, so ...
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Renaming Mapping IDs in Topology Manager

I'm working with an existing SDL Web 8.5 DEV environment which already has many thousands of pages published across approximately 60 sites. Within Topology Manager, we'd like to rename the ID of the ...
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Getting Error to add the TtmCdEnvironment id in SDL Web8.1.1

Getting Below Error while running following command i try to add TtmCdEnvironment id in SDL Web 8.1.1 discovery service is up and running link Add-TtmCdEnvironment -Id SampleCD -EnvironmentPurpose ...
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Web 8 Topology Mapping with DD4T applications

DD4T experts !! I need one Help in understanding topology configuration with respect to DD4T, I am well aware of DXA, but DD4T is giving me hard time here. Question: How DD4T deals with Web 8 ...
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How to change username/password for CmEnvironment in Topology manager

We are using SDL Web8.5 we have changed MTSUser password on CMS Machine. How can we change password of CmEnvironment in Topology manager.
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Topology Manager | How to create multiple Topology Environments

I am setting up Staging and live publishing targets using the same discovery service but but it throwing error while running script. 1. I have set up the topology type using the command Add-...
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Two different Web8 CMS server pointing to same topology manager database

I have set up SDL Web8 (CMS, CD) on two different machine in following way. I have Server0[for databases], Server1[Setup 1#] and Server2[Setup 2#]. [Setup 1#] Created databases for “cm”, “topology”...
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Where can I find detailed information on available Topology manager scripts

Need information on all available Powershell Scripts to manage the Topology Manager environment
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Error adding TtmMapping

I am getting the error below, while trying to add a mapping between the website and Publication for publishing the content. Add-TtmMapping -Id visitorwebmapping -PublicationId tcm:0-2-1 -...
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SDL Topology Manager - Lower Environment Refresh

With SDL 8/8.5, and the introduction of Topology Manager. My understanding was that content refreshes were more streamlined and efficient. I tend to agree here with the statement; however, I have a ...
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How to setup Content Delivery for a standard Staging/Live web deployment using Topology Manager

I am in the process of setting up w Web 8.5 Content Delivery environment for a standard DXA-based website. I followed the documentation and executed these four commands: Add-TtmCdTopologyType -Id ...
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Web8 | What are the configurations for setting OAuth properly for all Microservices

If we follow Web 8 Installation instructions, by default we install all the Microservices with OAuth/Rules Enabled in ambient_conf(with registration account). Also it is observed that there are more ...
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SDL Web 8 | Error while adding website using Add-TtmWebsite

I am upgrading to SDL Web 8 from SDL Tridion 2013. I have done the deployments, configuration as per SDL documentation here. I am now trying to add website using Add-TtmWebsite but getting error. ...
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403 status while calling Add-TtmWebsite

When running the following script on SDL Web 8 CU1 ... import-module Tridion.TopologyManager.Automation Add-TtmCdEnvironment -Id localStagingEnvironment ` -EnvironmentPurpose Staging ` ...
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What are best practices for BaseUrls when setting up a site in Topology Manager

This question is inspired by the root cause I learned about in this question, where it turned out that the order of URLs in the BaseUrls matters. If a site is set up as both http and https, then the ...
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DXA 1.6 publishing failed in SDL Web 8

I imported DXA 1.6 into SDL Web 8. But publishing failed at phase 2- transporting. The error message is below: Transport failed: Could not transport tcm:xxx-xxx-xxx.Content.zip using HTTPS, cause:...
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No Publication Target or Target Type defined for Experience Manager-enabled Web site

I have a websites having few pages present on domain root and others inside sub-domain en. On root pages we have dynamic component presentations from en publication in use. Whenever we are updating ...
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Recovering from a bad Topology Manager Installation

We're working on an upgrade from 2013 SP1 HR1 to Web 8.5 but have run into an issue installing Topology Manager where the installation failed, but the installer is reporting Topology Manager as being ...
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After upgrading to Web 8.5 I am unable to use Update Preview in XPM

Everything was fine at 8.1 but after upgrading (I copied everything from the new microservice roles and copied back the config files as per the documentation) now Update Preview consistently fails. ...
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Tridion TopologyManager in Web8 - Relationships

I'm trying to understand the new TopologyManager in Web8 and want to validate the relationships between the new entity types. I will first describe what I understand and then follow with some ...
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Web 8 - Restoring DB from Prod to Dev and the Publish Status

In Web 8 we have the new Topology Manager and have a Live and Staging Topology with a Live purpose and Staging purpose. We'd like to be able to keep the state of where items are published after the ...
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Getting Error {“error”:“invalid_grant”} to add the TtmCdEnvironment id in SDL Web8

Getting the below error once i try to add TtmCdEnvironment id in SDL Web 8 Add-TtmCdEnvironment -Id SampleCD -EnvironmentPurpose "Staging" -DiscoveryEndpointUrl http://localhost:8082/discovery.svc ...
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Where do we configure “minimum approval status” for a Web 8.5 solution using Topology Manager?

I want to prevent unapproved items publishing to Live. In Tridion 2013 we configure the Publication Target "minimum approval status". We have a new Web 8.5 solution using Topology Manager so we do ...
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Getting error while running the Set-TtmMapping -RelativeUrl

I am creating the localization sites /en using the Set-TtmMapping -RelativeUrl but getting the error. Any Suggestion would be highly appreciated. And When trying to update the publication URL from ...
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Facing issue while mapping publication for publishing

We have restored CM database of our Test environment on our development CMS database. Now while configuring topology mapping I am getting error value already in use. Screenshot showing below: I ...
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Usage of the `WebsiteRootUrl` setting in Topology Manager

This question is related to the following two questions: Web 8.5 - Experience Manager Boostrap URL pointing to localhost, how to change to actual website url? by Nicholas Whetmore How to enable XPM ...
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Unable to connect to custom controllers after enabling localization

We enabled localization for one of the publications and we can see all the Tridion pages in our website. But when we try to access any custom controllers or DXA controllers, we get 404 error. The ...
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Sync-TtmCdEnvironment / Enable-TtmCdEnvironment {“error”:“invalid_grant”} Error

Working on a Database refresh in SDL Tridion Sites 8.5 Prework Import Databases CM DB, Broker DB's, Discovery DB's Bring down all containers for CIS Modify Dockerfile (ie Dockerfile.live.discovery) ...
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Error adding CD environment in Topology Manager - TokenServiceCapability

Following the instructions here to setup SDL Web 8.5 on a single server but when I run the Add-TtmCdEnvironment command I get the following: Add-TtmCdEnvironment : Unable to save item of type '...
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SDL Web8 database restore from Production to QA

We have recently upgraded to Web8.1 from 2011, we have been following the process of taking the database backup of CM and restore to lower environments periodically to have the latest data to perform ...