Questions tagged [upgrade]

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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DD4T versions for SDL Tridion 2013 and SDL Web 8?

For customers on SDL Tridion 2011 (GA), what versions of DD4T do they need for an upgrade to either SDL Tridion 2013 (SP1) or SDL Web 8. Also, does DD4T handle the new CIL/CIS architecture in SDL Web ...
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SDL Tridion Publishing - Data not going to broker DB

I am trying to update the Tridion 2011 Sp1 to Tridion 2013 Sp1 with legacy visible = True as we only want to upgrade CMS not the content delivery DD4T version. That's why I am trying with Legacy ...
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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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Failed upgrade from SDL Tridion 2011 to 2011 SP1

I am upgrading from SDL 2011 to SDL 2011 SP1 so as a 1st step I am able to successfully upgrade my DB ,now for step 2 I have started upgrading CMS by running “” after running the installer its says ...
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Is it mandatory to un-install add on product before upgrading CMS?

Before upgrading CMS from one version 2011 to another 2011 SP1 SDL Tridion recommend to uninstall add-on product (site-edit/content porter etc.) . What will happen if i don't? As per SDL Tridion "...
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Tridion 2013 SP1: Error in CD Website

I have recently upgraded from 2011 SP1 HR2 to 2013 SP1. One of my Content Delivery websites is giving an exception, which seems to have the following root cause in the cd_core.log for the website. ...
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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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Upgrade OutBound Email audience manager from Tridion 2009 sp1 to Tridion 2013 sp1

I was able to successfully upgrade Upgrade OutBound Email audience manager from Tridion 2009 sp1 to Tridion 2013 sp1. When I access my newsletter sign up which executes PS_CONTACTS_CREATE store ...
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Not able to create a new page after 2013 sp1 upgrade

When we try to create a new page it says "Unable to provide a new item's data Object reference not set to an instance of an object". The stack trace doesn't help either. It says when the core service ...
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Automated CME functional validation after upgrade, hotfix or patch installation

We are planning to automate our test cases used to validate that Tridion CME is functional as usual or not after any upgrade, hotfix or patch installation. We have good count of GUI extensions, ...
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Facing binary conflict issue with Tridion 2013 SP1

We have recently updated our Tridion From 2011 SP1 to 2013 SP1 and we are facing the binary conflict issue where at the time of commit step in publishing it says the binary you are trying to publish ...
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Getting Exception Invalid object name 'MULTIPLE_OPERATIONS' while running the tridion 2013 upgrade database script

While running the tridion upgrade script, I am getting below exception. Invoke-MsSqlScript : Failed to execute query: Invalid object name 'MULTIPLE_OPERATIONS'. Query: SELECT COUNT(*) FROM ...
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Old workflow items set to “Unapproved”

Within an upgraded environment from 2009 to 2013sp1, there are components that have an approval status "Live", the schema, that these components are based on was associated with a workflow process in ...
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Why Does Publishing Gets Stuck On “Deploying” When Legacy Pack Is Installed?

I'm working on upgrading our Tridion 2011 SP1 installation to 2013 SP1. When I did my initial test performing the upgrade I did not install the Legacy Pack (as I was pretty certain we hadn't ...
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Creating a mailing fails after upgrade to SDL Tridion 2013 SP1

We have recently upgraded from SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 to SDL Tridion 2013 SP1. Everything seems to be working fine except creating/opening mailings. When trying to create a mailing we are getting the ...
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Upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP1 HR1 to Tridion 2013 SP1

We are upgrading from Tridion 2011 SP1 HR1 to Tridion 2013 SP1. So we are referring to the Tridion 2013 SP1 DLL to the solution in the Visual Studio. After adding the latest DLL build the solution ...
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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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Recommended architecture for Tridion installation on cloud

A Tridion document gives a clear picture when installation is to be done on in-house infrastructure. Is there any specific documentation available when installation is to be done on cloud? ...
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What should we consider when upgrading from SDL Tridion 2011 to 2013 and putting our non-production environments on the cloud?

Currently we have Tridion 2011 SP1, we are working on an RFP to upgrade to Tridion 2013 an put a portion of it in a cloud environment. As per a brief overview given by client in the RFP, we are ...
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Tridion 2013 sp1 upgrade - New user add not working

We are using LDAP authentication. We have upgraded one of the server from Tridion 2011 sp1 to Tridion 2013 sp1. Before upgrade, search for particular user for adding the user was working fine ...
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Upgrade to Tridion 2013 SP1

We are planning to upgrade from Tridion 2011 SP1 to Tridion 2013 SP1. As part of that, we are planning to move our Databases from Oracle to SQL Server. We are planing to maintain parallel ...
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Oracle client requirements for SDL Tridion 2013 SP1

We performed an upgrade from SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR#2 to SDL Tridion 2013 SP1. Please refer to Failed upgrade from SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR2 to Tridion 2013 SP1 for details regarding the upgrade. This ...
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Publishing failed after upgrade to SDL Tridion 2013 SP1

We have recently upgraded from SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR#2 to SDL Tridion 2013 SP1. We are using Oracle 11g R2 as the CMS & Presentation DB. Following the documentation, we also updated the Default ...
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Upgrade from Tridion 2009 SP1 to 2013 SP1 - Is the Legacy Pack required?

In the upgrade manual for Tridion 2013 SP1 it states that: If you are upgrading from SDL Tridion 2009 SP1, open a command prompt, access the SDL Tridion installation media, navigate to the ...
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Failed upgrade from SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 HR2 to Tridion 2013 SP1

Created a new question for the sake of simplicity: 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 ...
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Upgrade from Tridion 5.3 to Tridion 2013 [closed]

We are looking to upgrade the existing Tridion 5.3 to Tridion 2013. What steps are required?
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Publishing status is not correctly reflected in queue [duplicate]

After upgrading system from 2009 to 2013 SP1, when we publish items from Tridion, they are getting deployed successfully. But the status of deployment is not reflected correctly in publishing queue. ...
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After upgrade from 2009 to 2013 the .net templates dont work

After upgrading system from 2009 to 2013 SP1, the existing .net templates built with Tridion Content management dll 2009 and .net framework 3.5 are not executing (rendering fails) When we run from ...
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Tridion 2013 SP1 GUI giving Timeout exception in

We have upgraded system to 2013 SP1. We see all old publications under Content Management, but we try to navigation the items underneath, we get following error: The socket connection was aborted. ...
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Upgrading CMS database from 2009 to 2013 SP1

We are in the middle of upgrading our system from 2009 to 2013 SP1. We have already run the upgrade content data store script successfully. Now we want to upgrade content manager database, which is ...
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Content Delivery dll issues while upgrading Tridion from 2009 to 2013

We are upgrading from Tridion 2009 to 2013 Sp1. We setup new Content Deployer targets and publishing is smooth after configuration. We have few broker calls which are done using broker 2009. When ...
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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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Why are my TCDL Tags not converted to XPM markup?

After upgrading a 2013 GA environment to 2013 SP1 I am trying the new TCDL syntax for marking fields (<tcdl:Field/> and <tcdl:FieldValue/>). The problem is that this syntax does not get ...
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Upgrading to Tridion 2013 From 2009

We are planning to upgrade from 2009 to 2013, but before that we want to do a POC on the same. I have gathered the infrastructure specifications from SDL's documents, but for POC I would like to have ...
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Upgrading a DD4T website from MVC3 to MVC4

We're considering upgrading an existing DD4T website from .NET MVC3 to .NET MVC4. We understand that we need to update our references to the MVC4 DD4T package to get this up and running, but I was ...
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Upgrade to SDL Tridion 2013

I have SDL Tridion 2011 SP1 installed. But the Delivery environment is of 2011 GA version installed on Windows 2008 R2 SP1 server. So I have hybrid version running in my system. Now I want to upgrade ...
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Dynamic metadata using Tridion Delivery Framework (TDF) in 2011?

We are upgrading our CMS from 2009 into 2011. In the 2009 we were using the TDF (Framework) to generate dynamic metadata by adding comments in our CP and let the deployer use that to create the ...
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How To Debug Tridion 2013 Workflow automatic activity

I have implemented the Workflow using core-service in Tridion 2011. and i was able to debug the code by attaching the process cm_wf_svc.exe. recently the Tridion version is being upgraded to 2013 and ...
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Tridion Upgrade 2009 to 2013

I am planning to upgrade my Tridion 2009 to 2013. We have been using 2009 features as mentioned below. Initially it's a AS-IS state upgrade. Please advise if any of the feature will require code ...
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What is the best way to migrate components from Tridion 5.2 to 2011

What is the best way to migrate components from Tridion 5.2 to 2011. Can content porter migrate all the components? What is the best approach and the challanges, if any.
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Valid upgrade path from 2011 SP1 HR1 to 2013

I have an inline upgrade to do for a client moving from 2011 Sp1 Hr1 to 2013. It has been mentioned to me that there may be a way to inline upgrade the Content Delivery side of the platform to 2013 ...
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Upgrade 5.3 VB script Default page template to 2011 Compound Template

We have migrated from Tridion 5.3 to 2011 and want to remove all the templates which are in VB Script. Some of default templates(in VB Script) provided by Tridion are being used in our application. ...
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After upgrade to 2011, Component's metadata field not getting loaded for specific schema in IE

After upgrading from 5.3 to 2011, for one specific schema, some of the metadata fields is not getting loaded in IE 9 and above. It just shows the field description or Label, but the actual field ...
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What applications or utilities would update Tridion's XML schemas?

I'm dealing with a situation where I have installed the Media Manager connector for Tridion 2011 in two environments. In one environment, the connector worked fine. In the other, the Tridion GUI ...
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Dynamic Linking on classic ASP pages not working

We are attempting an upgrade of our development environment from Tridion 5.3 to 2011 and we still have a couple of publications that are using classic ASP which for various reasons we haven't been ...
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Registering .dll to be callable via VBScript

We've inherited a Tridion implementation that is built on VBScript templates and are upgrading it from 2009 to 2011. One of the page templates has the following code: Set var = CreateObject("DLL....
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“Unable to get template type with legacy id” error

I am working with the XPM in Tridion 2013 at the moment. I want to change the page template of one of my pages but when I click on the drop-down, there is an error notification popping up. It says: ...
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CWA migration 1.5.04 to CWA 2011

Today we are using CWA 1.5.04 (with TDF 1.4.03). We've planned to move to CWA 2011. After having updated jar files according to the documentation, we are facing some compilation errors, especially ...
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Migrating Event System from 5.3 to 2011 SP1

We are currently in the process of upgrading from Tridion R5.3 SP1 to Tridion 2011 SP1. One of the parts to upgrade is the event system which we will also be migrating from VB to .NET (C#). ...
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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 ...