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Questions tagged with upgrade are about upgrading from an older version of SDL Tridion to a newer one. Usually the first step is an "upgrade scan" process to identify any risk areas or custom implementation that will need to change.

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Tridion 9.5 Richtext area <br> in source results in not saving the Component

When you switch to 'design tab' and press enter and go to the 'source tab' all <br/> are translated back to <br> and this seems to be invalid HTML and we are unable to save the Component. ...
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Tridion Sites10 presentation server error

We use Tridion Sites9 with DD4T java and are going to upgrade to Sites10. We move Sites9's web application modules to the sites10 presentation server and replace sites9's jar files with sites10's jar ...
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Update New Databases on Upgrading Tridion Sites 9.6

we are Upgrading CM & CD to Tridion Sites 9.6 from 9.1. As per Upgradation Process, CM/Topology/translation - We are Providing New Database Names on the time of Exe installation process and ...
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SDL Contacts and Partners in UAE to Upgrade Tridion 8.1 to Site 9 [closed]

We want to Upgrade SDL web 8.1 to Tridion Site 9, whom we can contact in UAE as the vendor to do it?
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Timeout and DB Error while deleting multiple items and unable to un localize item

We recently worked on upgarding Content manager DBfrom Tridion 2013 SP1 to Sites 9.5 and we found following Error A database error occurred while executing Stored Procedure EDA_ITEMS_DELETE_82.
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Publishing fails after Upgrade CD 9.1 from 8.5

we have created a new environment and installed CD 9.1 Services (deployer, discovery, session, and preview), and Updated all required configurations. IIS settings are configured the same as the old ...
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DXA 1.8 to DXA 2.2 Upgrade - No matching Localization found(Generic Issue)

Issue- This is an issue related to upgrade from DXA 1.8 to DXA 2.2. When browsing the site post upgrade it is showing a very generic " No matching Localization found" and the log showing &...
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Problem Accessing Content Manager after Upgrading SDL Tridion Sites 9.1 to 9.5

I am trying to upgrade Sites 9.1 to 9.5 in an AWS instance and, as part of that, I have done the following: Installed the Add-on Service and I can hit the Adds-on URL. Installed the Access ...
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Tridion - compare function metadata issue upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP2 to Sites 9

When we compare Pages with metadata, we are getting following error:
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Getting the below error while Publishing the item in Tridion Web 8.5

JScriptException: Expression 'RenderComponentPresentation()' had error 'JScriptException: Expression 'Get("Fields.Exception[0].URL")' had error 'Variable 'Get' has not been declared'' ...
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DD4T 2.1 Support on Sites 9

DD4T recently released version 2.5 which supports all of the latest Sites 9 features - which is great. However, we're running DD4T 2.1 (Java) with Web 8.5 CM / CD, and because DD4T 2.5 for Sites 9 is ...
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Topology Manager scripts seem very slow

We're currently upgrading and SDL 9.1 environment, and we are creating the Topology Mappings for a series of Publications. We have found that the commands add-ttmmapping, add/set-ttmwebsite etc. are ...
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The RPC server is unavailable error on installation

When I tried to install Tridion Sites 9.1, an error "The RPC server is unavailable" occured. Following error is shown in a log file. [06C0:0860][2020-05-11T17:02:12]i000: CurrentPackageId=...
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Upgrade from DXA 1.7(.Net) to SDL DXA 1.8 (.Net) for SDL Web 8.5 system

How can I upgrade DXA 1.8 where my running system is on DXA 1.7? I don't want to create any new Publication to upgrade the DXA 1.8. My existing publication is defined as (in master mode only): ...
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org.dd4t.databind.DataBindFactory deprecated in DD4T 2.1.5

I am upgrading DD4T from 2.0.13 version to 2.1.5 and when I replaced DD4T jars I observe that my compile is failing: If I open the org.dd4t.databind.DataBindFactory I see that it's deprecated: So ...
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XPM in SDL web 8.5 with Razor Mediator

In SDL Tridion 2013 SP1, we were using Razor Mediator built-in property/function "IsSiteEditEnabled" in our Razor functions. Based on its value if IsSiteEditEnabled is true or false we were adding the ...
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'Import-Module : Could not load file or assembly' when running 2013 sp1 DB upgrade scripts

I'm running the SDL Tridion 2013 Sp1 database upgrade scripts but running into the following error : Import-Module : Could not load file or assembly 'file:///C:\Tridion 2013 SP1\database\Scripts\...
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Need to upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP1 Sites 9

Need to upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP1 Sites 9 need more details on what is the upgrade procedure.
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Are rolling upgrades only available from the last point release?

I'm working with a client who is considering upgrading from their current SDL Web 8.5 system. We are currently considering whether to: Do a normal staged upgrade (using parallel infrastructure ...
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Sites 9 Upgrade from Web 8.1.0

We are currently using SDL Web 8.1.0. Now, we are planning to Upgrade to Tridion Sites 9. Going through the documentations we understand that we cannot upgrade directly to Sites 9 from Web 8.1.0. We ...
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Handler for Component Save on Transaction Commited not working after upgrade

I have a piece of Event System code which used to work fine on 2013 SP1, but when upgraded to Web 8.5 throws the following error: The item tcm:X-Y-16-v0 does not exist. Event Viewer: The original ...
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Will my 5.2 code to run a search work unaltered in 2011?

I have some code running on version 5.2 SP1 which uses the TDS.Search class. It sets the search instruction as an XML string (using SetSearchInstruction) and gets results as an XML string (using ...
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How to use existing Topology when re-importing (and upgrading) the CM database from 2013 to Web 8.5

We have done an upgrade of development CM database (oracle) from Tridion 2013 SP1 (in a copy of the CM database) to SDL Web 8.5. Web 8.5 CME is installed and pointed to the upgraded CM database, ...
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What's causing 'Error 29001: Unable to authenticate user'?

I am running the upgrade tool to turn my 2013 SP1 into a 2013 SP1 HR1 (hotfix rollup 1), but keep getting the following error: Error 29001. Unable to authenticate user The log file shows more info, ...
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Migrating publish states from 2013 SP1 to 8.5

I need to migrate publish states from old Publication Target with 2 destinations to 2 separate CD Environments. I am aware of the following article for re-purposing old publish states: https://...
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DXA 2.1 Upgrade Content Import Fails Due to TemplatePurpose Property

We're completing the final steps of an upgrade from Web 8.5 to Sites 9 and from DXA 2.0 to 2.1. Most of the steps have succeeded so far (upgrading databases, upgrading CM and CD to Sites 9, etc.) - ...
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Tridion upgrade + in progress Translation Jobs

Reading through the documentation, I was unable to find concrete information on the following. In an upgrade scenario, what happens to the in progress Translation Jobs? More specifically, if we ...
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1 answer
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Upgrade from 2013 SP1 HR1 with CWA to Web 8.5

We are planning to upgrade from Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 to SDL Web 8.5. On the presentation side we are using CWA with dynamic views, all of our pages are published to broker as JSPs. All JSPs are having ...
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1 answer
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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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JavaScript running before Tridion GUI Resources are loaded

Another question from our Tridion GUI 8.5 upgrade. I have discovered that many of the problems we've been facing in this upgrade are because the Tridion Resources (<cc:tridionManager>) are not ...
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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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1 answer
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Tridion 2011 SP1 Content Delivery dynamic linking dll version compatibility error

We have a setup of SDL Tridion 2011 Sp1 Content Manager and Content Delivery on separate Windows Server 2008 R2. We have have upgraded Content delivery server from Windows Server 2008 R2 to Windows ...
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1 answer
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Authentication issues when running DXA upgrade script on Web 8.5 CM

We're attempting to run the DXA 1.7 upgrade script on our CM server. At first glance, this looks like an issue with IIS authentication settings, for the SDL Web site or one of its applications. ...
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1 answer
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Problem upgrading SDL Tridion 2013 Web Application to SDL WEB 8.5 (Spring, Hibernate)

We're upgrading from SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 to SDL WEB 8.5 and we've found this issue: Our client's web application (the one that is published by Tridion) uses Hibernate and Spring Frameworks. When ...
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1 answer
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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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1 answer
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Upgrade Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 to SDL Web 8.5

Need to upgrade Content Delivery in conservative mode for time being (minimal upgrade). Do not want Content Delivery to upgrade as micro-service (planned for later) The expectation is that with the ...
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2 answers
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Best Practices for deploying to multiple databases in Web 8.5

Background: I'm working on a project where we are upgrading from Tridion 2013 to Web 8.5. We currently have several sites set up in the existing Tridion 2013 implementation that connect to several ...
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1 answer
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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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1 answer
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SDL Web 8.5 <tcdl:Comment>s are printing on the jsp website as is

We are upgrading from 2013 SP1 to SDL Web 8.5. After the upgrade <tcdl:comment> is printing on the website. We have contacted SDL CS for the Hotfix that we need to apply after 8.5 upgrade that ...
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CME Search not working after the upgrade to Web 8.5

We recently upgraded to web 8.5 from Tridion 2013 SP1. The CME search for a text is returning following error (80040356) Unable to retrieve search results Error occured while processing the request: ...
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DWT layout folders are throwing error after Web 8.5 Upgrade

After upgrading Tridion 2013 SP1 to Web 8.5 we are not able to open the folder which holds DWT layouts. The error is Unable to get template type with ID 8 for item tcm:xx-xxxxxx-2048 looks like the ...
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Upgrade to SDL Web 8.5 queries

We have requirement to upgrade SDL Tridion platform from SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 to SDL Web 8.5, along with this we also need to upgrade DXA .NET from 1.0 to 1.8. Kindly provide your suggestion, tips or ...
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Issues while upgrading publisher server from 2011 to 2013

We are trying to upgrade our Tridion publisher server from Tridion SDL 2011 SP1 HR2 to Tridion SDL 2013 SP1. First, the upgrade installer requests de prerrequisites.msi file and the installer does ...
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Warning about multiple operations with CM database upgrade to SDL Web 8.5

We are currently doing an upgrade of a Tridion CMS to SDL Web 8.5. We took a back up of the old CMS DB, restored it in our new SQL server, and we're now running the upgrade script. However, this ...
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Failed upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP1 to Tridion 2013 SP1

We had a SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR2 setup running with Oracle 11g R2 (11.2.0.2). We followed the below upgrade path: Updated the DB Server to patchset 11.2.0.4 as required by SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 ...
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Facing issues while rendering some special chars | DD4T.Net 1.3 | Tridion 2013Sp1

We are facing issues while rendering special characters on live site after upgrading CMS from 2011 SP1 to 2013 sp1 and DD4T 1.24 to DD4T 1.3. We are getting ã© instead of é on rendered page where as ...
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DXA 1.6 cms upgrade script

We are in the process of upgrading DXA 1.2 to DXA 1.6. In the CMS installation, I noticed that we have a CMS install and upgrade power shell scripts. We are using Tridion 2013 SP1. I used the CMS ...
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CM database stricture change list after upgrade to Web 8

I was wondering if there is a list of all changes done on CM database after upgrade to web 8. The changes I am interested are added/removed tables and fields, store procedure updates and etc. I know ...
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Post Web 8 upgrade Translation Error

Post-upgrade in a live SDL Web on premise and World Server SaaS scenario, we are seeing this in logs after set to verbose. Tridion.TranslationManager.Service RetrieveFromTranslation The ...
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1 answer
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How do I use the CIL to resolve Component Links with child HTML elements?

I'm in the process of upgrading a Tridion 2013 SP1 HR1 based site to SDL Web 8.5. The current delivery environment is based on .jsp files. I'm attempting to use the CIL libraries but I'm having ...