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Content porting - waiting issue

To avoid overloading the CM server with heavy import/export jobs, there is a configurable cap on the number of import/export processes that can run concurrently. The default configuration allows only ...
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CP2013SP1 Import Fails to read IF Package

Have manged to resolve the issue The CMS server(x64bit) had Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x64 Redistributable - 10.0.40219 Installed For CP 2013SP1 it needs Microsoft Visual C++ 2010 x86 else CP on the ...
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Do I need a separate license file for Content Porter when using Tridion 2013 SP1?

As you say, SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 now comes with the Import/Export Webservice as part of the Core Content Manager (CM) installer. Running the Content Porter 2013 SP1 installer against an Tridion 2013 ...
9 votes

Content Porter error import dependency has no extension

In this case the z_Test_Client_Information.xml component failed to import because /webdav/030%20Content/Building%20Blocks/Content/z_test_content/z_test_folder doesn't exist. This item doesn't have ...
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Error importing a component which links to an ECL stub

The only option that we've found working is by separately exporting and importing the stubs from the parent publication before exporting and importing the other items. Disclaimer: I don't know if ...
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Identify items imported via Content Porter in Tridion 2013

Content Porter (or more general: the CM Import/Export service) triggers the same events as when the same actions were performed on the TOM.NET API directly, but it does set Session.ContextData so that ...
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Content Porting from 2013 SP1 to Web 8

As Nuno mentioned, CP for Web 8 is not released yet. And CP 2013 SP1 officially doesn't support Web 8, so officially you can't use CP for that purpose yet. But, indeed, for DXA 1.3 (which is also not ...
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Is it possible to export items currently in workflow?

Unfortunately not. The following description is given in the Export constraints section of the online documentation: Items in workflow You cannot export a version of an item that is in ...
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Can we export/import Users, Groups, Publication Targets and Target Types using Content Porter

You can export Group but not their permission settings (on organizational items). SDL Docs lists the following non-exportable items: Font definitions Protocol Schemas in publishing Schemas in ...
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How to move content present in one Publication to another Publication with in two CME's

Have you checked the documentation? You can use explicit transfer mappings: https://docs.sdl.com/LiveContent/content/en-US/SDL%20Content%20Porter%20full%20documentation-v1/GUID-2587308B-86CB-4AA2-...
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Creating Excel sheet for Content Porting(component for respective pages and its path's)

There is an extension you can try called the Release Manager: http://sdltridionworld.com/community/2011_extensions/Releasemanager.aspx. It allows for tagging an item in Tridion for a release and then ...
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Does Content Porter and Template Builder work with Single Sign On (SSO)

Yes they do. That is: it is possible to let the client tools connect to the CM server through an SSO proxy. Prerequisite for such a configuration is that the SSO proxy uses HTTP basic auth for those ...
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Tridion Category XmlName with Content Porter

You should be able to use a mappings.xml file to transform the XmlName during the import, rather than hacking the Content Porter export. According the online documentation, the mappings file allows ...
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Issue using Export Import API Tridion 2013 sp1

Selection is a parent class of selections for Export, such as GroupsSelection, SubtreeSelection, etc. More about selections you can read in following blog: http://tridioninternals.blogspot.nl/2014/01/...
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Porting XPM Inline Editing Page Templates Settings to Another Environment

XPM Content Types are stored as Application Data attached to Publication. Normally, this Application Data is included if you use the CM Import/Export service to export/import the Publication (like ...
4 votes

Automate item selection in Content Porter using Content Porter API

Have you thought about using Bundles for keeping track of what to release with Content Porter. This article has one approach (automatically tracking stuff which is changed), but you can also add items ...
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Automate item selection in Content Porter using Content Porter API

If you're using TCM 2013 SP1, you can use ImportExport API. Having WebDAV URL or TCM URI of items you want to export, you can execute something like this: var client = new ImportExportServiceClient();...
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SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 Content Porting Import Error - [Error] System.Xml.XPath.XPathException: Namespace prefix 'ns2' is not defined

After a lot of content porting with the same error, I watched what specific items would import successfully, and from there I knew it was related to a specific component type that was based upon a ...
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Does Content Porter and Template Builder work with Single Sign On (SSO)

To set up Content Porter to work with SSO in mixed mode you need to: 1) In IIS find "SDL Tridion" Web site, for ImportExportService application and ImportExportService/Client folder in ...
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'Unknown template type' when importing using Content Porter

This error would indicate that your UAT environment has Tridion's legacy pack installed and that the export of your 000 Empty Master publication contains some templates/TBBs based on the deprecated ...
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Exporting permissions with Content Porter 2013 SP1

It is non-exportable properties, see: docs
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Only CMS content to be moved to new CMS installation, Content Delivery remains same

So in DB copy how can we ignore other LOB/Websites content? If the split is by Publications meant for different CMS instances, you could try to ignore the other content. But @Nuno hints at, as each ...
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How to move content present in one Publication to another Publication with in two CME's

Just seen the question update - seems to be items specifically with the .tmt extension - which I'm guessing are the Multimedia types. Do you have permission to see/export and/or see/import these ...
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Content Porter Error 2013 SP1

If you look closely at the stack trace of your exception, you will see that the exception happens at the SyncronizeContentWithSchema() method. This method happens during every import. If you import a ...
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Content Porter 2013 SP1 Import Oracle DB Error

It appears from the following error message (at the end of your first line of logging): Oracle.DataAccess.Client.OracleException: ORA-00600: internal error code, arguments: [kdsgrp1], [], [], [], []...
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Content Porter Tool SQL Server/Oracle Issues?

The problems you may spot are related to database and not to Tridion per se. Even more you might have problems migrating between the databases of the same type. For example: you may have different ...
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Content Porter Tool SQL Server/Oracle Issues?

I would not expect any issue because the Content Porter calls the Tridion Core Service API which is an abstract layer on top of the database. However I did not try it myself so will let others ...
3 votes

Automate item selection in Content Porter using Content Porter API

There is some code around that can generate the XML that Content Porter uses, it's linked in Nuno's answer here: How can Content Porter be automated to move commonly changed items between environments?...
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Content Porter Error: The HTTP request is unauthorized with client authentication schema 'Anonymous'

This error occurs mostly because you haven't set IIS authentication appropriately for CP/ImportExport. Did you executed the steps mentioned in the installation document for IIS settings? Also, the ...
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Content Porter Error: The HTTP request is unauthorized with client authentication schema 'Anonymous'

For the all content porter errors, the first thing that you should check for is Tridion event log on CM server. It provides detailed information on what is the exact. Most of the times, I have seen ...
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