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ECL item 'ecl:1262-cel-226-cea-file' not found

If your Publisher is outscaled onto a separate Windows server, then you'll need to make sure that the ECL mountpoints are configured correctly on that server too. I've been caught-out by that before!...
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The very first time Page loading takes too much time

There are various reasons to your page loading for the first time call will get slow. The first request to a publication requires downloading & parsing of a lot of binary files with publication ...
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DXA 1.8 Java Application Error

Let me explain how to interpret such a Stack Trace: The exception is a NullPointerException, meaning that the code tried to dereference a pointer which is null. This generally means the code is not ...
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after DXA upgrade from 1.5 to 1.8 for Sites 9.1, Application showing 500 internal server error

That seems like the template you are using to publish such page is not using the DD4T Template Building Blocks or the format it uses to generate the output is incorrect. Double check the TBBs within ...
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Upgrade from Web 8.5 to Sites 9, is DXA update from 1.8 needed?

Yes you can. See the following blog (near the end), or the official documentation. Sites 9.0 (or rather Content Delivery 11.0.0) is compatible with DXA 1.8, however you won't be able to use the new ...
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Publication Mapping for SDL 8.5 and DXA 1.8

In SDL Web 8 and higher, Publication - URL mapping is done using Topology Manager. In Topology Manager you define all your Websites (e.g. http://localhost:8080) and Web Applications (e.g. a DXA Web ...
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ECL item 'ecl:1262-cel-226-cea-file' not found

It looks like you have not added Resolve ECL items V2 to your Component Template TBB. In the template builder folder, you can see SDL External Content Library and named Resolve ECL items V2. Add this ...
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Error while CMS Import by content porter in SDL Web 8.5 with DXA 1.8

Run ttm-prepare.ps1 which comes in your DXA package and it will preconfigure the Topology Manager for the DXA Site Type and Business Process Types.Also Please check Topology Manager is installed ...
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How to edit linked Components in DXA 1.8 using Experience Manager

There is a very interesting blog, you can follow that and I hope it will resolve your issue. Blog
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How to edit linked Components in DXA 1.8 using Experience Manager

I'm wondering a bit how this question is not an exact duplicate of Are Component Links supported for inline edit in XPM? but I guess since you are asking it based on DXA 1.8 and SDL Web 8.5 the answer ...
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Error while CMS Import by content porter in SDL Web 8.5 with DXA 1.8

Before you can import DXA you need a fully operational content delivery environment, as described here This means you first need to setup the CD and Topology. The import is failing as it cannot find ...
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DD4T.Tridion.Templates v2.2.1 compatible with DXA 1.8?

As Rick mentioned DXA ships it's own version of DD4T TBBs for DXA 1.8 from https://github.com/sdl/dxa-content-management/tree/release/1.8 I can see DXA 1.8 Web application uses following DD4T ...
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Possible to isolate a site up URL so it isn't processed by DXA?

You can easily register your own Controller which handles requests for /ecv.html and serves static HTML, but it seems you want to bypass the StaticContentModule (which is an IIS HTTP Module which ...
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DXA(Java) upgrade 1.5 to 1.8, Java 1.7 to 1.8 & spring 3.1.4 to 4.3.0 - Failed to start

You can see in your stacktrace that the root cause of your error is this java.lang.NoSuchMethodError: org.springframework.web.context.ConfigurableWebApplicationContext.getEnvironment This means that ...
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DXA 1.8 Java web app looking the VariantId='Y29uZmlnLWJvb3RzdHJhcA' but content service is returning only the VariantId='WyNkZWYjXQ=='

Your question is not clear to me what exactly you're trying to do and what is your expected output. For my understanding, you have upgraded your DXA web app from DXA 1.5 to DXA 1.8 with web-8.5 and ...
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DXA 1.8 "BinaryData" files is not creating under \dxaWeb\BinaryData\publication-id\system\config\ when I build dxaWeb app

The below content service query was not returning any data. So, that none of the files were not generating since it's was throwing null exception BasicEndpointCaller - Preparing the call endpoint for ...
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sometimes Sitemap model is returning ordered list by discarding numbered items [pages, structure group]

@RickPannekoek: thank you very much for pointing out the problem area. indeed deserialize is happening and post that order of list was correct. but post that json has been stored in cache for better ...
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Upgrade from DXA 1.7(.Net) to SDL DXA 1.8 (.Net) for SDL Web 8.5 system

Looking at the error, it seems that there is a blueprint conflict. The error actually tells you which items is the conflicting one: tcm:373-156169-1024. It seems that such keyword exists at a lower ...
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Binary Caching Issue DXA 1.8 | Web 8.5

The issue was with some piece of DXA 1.8 code here if (localization.LastRefresh.CompareTo(lastPublishedDate) < 0) { //File has been modified since last ...
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Issue with model mapping of Embedded fields on DXA 1.8

The problem seems to be that your schemas.json is incomplete. In DXA 1.7, the semantic mapping was refactored (in order to introduce refrofit mode). As part of that refactoring, mapping of embedded ...
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Loading page components in parallel

As Shiva explained in his answer, OOTB this is not possible. But you can extend DXA solution to serve your solution. DXA provides a good set of extension points including creation of custom model ...
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Loading page components in parallel

DXA 1.8 is still a MVC application and the default model builder (here) loads all the regions and entities included in the page model, provided you are using embedded component presentations. You can ...
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Embedded images in RTF field are not rendering correctly

Note that the img XHTML element is supposed to be converted to an Entity Model (MediaItem-derived) which in turn should get rendered to HTML (using an appropriate View). From what you are showing, it ...
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Issue with DXA app and Content Service -- strange SQL calls

This may be a known issue and possibly an upgrade to DXA 2.0 should resolve this intermittent 500 error. I would recommend getting in touch with the SDL support and get their opinion about it. ...
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Caching Issue | DXA 1.8 .Net | Web 8.5

I suggest that you first disable you custom cache implementation to ensure that you are having an issue with the base implementation. Also, you can set a lower value for your BinaryCache to reproduce ...
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DXA(Java) upgrade 1.5 to 1.8, Java 1.7 to 1.8 & spring 3.1.4 to 4.3.0 - Failed to start

DXA 1.8 is not compatible(couple of DXA expected method is not available) with spring 4.3.0 upgraded DXA 1.5 to 1.8 Java 1.7 to 1.8 spring 3.1.4
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DXA (Java) upgrade 1.5 to 1.8 & Java 1.7 to 1.8. unable to open input stream for resource

The issue is "WebSphere Application Server traditional V8.5" is not supporting Java 1.8 based built jar's and app. upgraded it to "WebSphere Application Server traditional V9.0"
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Entity not being populated in controller DXA .Net

Your log file reveals that there is an HTTP Request directly to the Entity Action of your custom Entity Controller. That is not the way that Entity Controllers are normally used and no CM Model ...
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XPM Update Preview issue | SDL web 8.5 with DXA 1.8

Try Troubleshooting the XPM issue by following steps: To ensure Installation done with correct Jars and version of the preview service and session-content services and register with discovery double ...
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