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Web 8 Content Manager Explorer Interface Issues

Check \SDL Web\web\WebUI\WebRoot\Configuration\System.config and see if the Repair added a duplicate of one of the <editor> sections. If yes, remove the duplicated one.
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How to install Content Porter 2013 SP1 to Tridion 2013 SP1

Technically the message is right - there is no Content Porter Server installer anymore, this is now included in the standard Content Manager Core. But the client installer is not included in the CM ...
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Where is the Topology Manager URL Configured for PowerShell Modules

It is an Environment variable called TRIDION_TTM_SERVICEURL You can also add -TtmServiceUrl parameter to all your commands (but this is mostly used if you want to run Powershell script from another ...
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Not able to find builder for capability: TokenServiceCapability

The issue was I had Java 9 installed and Web 8.5 only supports Java 8. Just removed Java 9 and installed Java 8 and it worked fine.
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SDL Web8 Content Service standalone microservice won't start

If you don't see any other errors, I'm guessing it is a port conflict. The default port for the Content Service is 8081; perhaps something else on your machine is already running on that port. You ...
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How to install the DXA 2.1 Model Service extension

Indeed! documentation is bit unclear, an example command not work for windows, I did manage to install successfully, I have sent the message to fix the documentation, I will leave the comment in the ...
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SDL Tridion and SDL Quatron - version compatibility

There has been some changes in the eventsystem handling in SDL Tridion 2013 (async handling) that prevents the 2011 Tridion integration from functioning correctly so you will need an updated version ...
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Tridion 2013 SP1 and PaaS databases - Azure SQL & Amazon RDS

Your assessment of the dependency of CM on Distributed transactions is 100% correct. It's not only that SDL doesn't support Cloud databases - it will not work. I've heard rumors of people being able ...
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Tridion Reference Implementation - Couple of Installation niggles

looks like a problem with bin/config/cd_dynamic_conf.xml in your web application. Double check that the Publication element has the correct Id in here matching that of your 400 Example Site ...
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Problem installing TMS in new SDL Web 8.5 CM : "An unexpected error occurred on send"

As you are using Https protocol, please specify the port number as 443 to get rid of the error and continue with installation
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Stuck during installation of Fredhopper 7.5 for 2014 SmartTarget 2014 upgrade

The capture-import command (and pretty much all other commands!) should be run from the fredhopper installation directory, not from the bin directory.
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Linking.svc URL in SDL Web 8

Linking service is moved to root of the content service. You can access it like http://my.sdlweb8.server:86/linking For example to get Component link http://localhost:8081/linking/componentLink?...
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Clarification on Web8 Installation steps regarding "MTSUser"?

The username can be anything you want, MTSUser was the default user name for Microsoft Transaction Server (MTS) in the past, and we never bothered changing the default name. Security-conscious people ...
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Topology manager not installed: Authorization denied

As I suspected based on the logging, it seems that the problem (at least indirectly) was that the server was a domain controller. This was the default setup for Windows Server, but I don't really need ...
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Can I remove the "legacy" items (script templates, vb6 event system) entries from the database (and config files) by running any installer/tool?

COM+ not allowed? Then you shall not run SDL Tridion! The Licencing module is still COM+ even in Tridion 2013 SP1... Legacy pack contains the TDSE COM+ application as well as DLLs, configuration ...
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Tridion Reference Implementation - Couple of Installation niggles

For the first error: When accessing the web application I see: [ArgumentNullException: Value cannot be null.Parameter name: paths] System.IO.Path.Combine(String[] paths) +6626904 Sdl.Web....
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Deploying Fails while publishing

The following lines from your trace indicate that you have an issue with the license configuration in your cd_storage_conf.xml: com.tridion.services.BaseService.getLicenseManager(BaseService.java:...
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Help understanding which elements are installed on which servers for SDL Web 8

Your understanding seems to be quite OK. If you want to minimize the number of DBs, you could combine the Discovery and Content Broker DBs, but I wouldn't recommend that; it's more convenient to keep ...
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Discovery Service 'discovery-registration' command fails by Unable to obtain OAuth token

I was having a similar issue in a Windows environment with SDL Web 8.1.1. What got me past the error was removing these two attributes from the ConfigRepository element in the cd_storage_conf.xml I ...
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Dockerize SDL Web Content Manager

SDL Web 8.5 does not support dockerization. In the future planned release we are exploring supporting docker to run the content manager, however, nothing is concrete as of yet. And indeed this error ...
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The SQL Server edition of the target server is unsupported, e.g. SQL Azure

Your signalrBackplaneHub config is not valid. Use one described in documentation https://docs.sdl.com/LiveContent/content/en-US/SDL%20Tridion%20Sites-v1/GUID-8B1C96F2-464E-442F-9727-3F4E7B21AF23
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Getting Exception Invalid object name 'MULTIPLE_OPERATIONS' while running the tridion 2013 upgrade database script

From the error message it seems like it cannot find the object MULTIPLE_OPERATIONS object in database. It is a table in Tridion 2011 SP1 database, from the log it looks like it is failing in the step ...
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Working with Powertools MSXML 4.0 Issue

If all else fails you can also install the PowerTools manually, see https://sdltridionworld.com/articles/sdltridion2011/tutorials/GUIextensionIn8steps.aspx. Or use Robert Curlette's lightweight ...
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How to install Content Porter 2013 SP1 to Tridion 2013 SP1

Note also that you will not need a Content Porter license when running Content Porter 2013 SP1 on a Tridion 2013 SP1 system.
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What's causing 'Error 29001: Unable to authenticate user'?

When you install the Tridion Content Manager, the credentials of the MTSUser (which you specify during the install) are stored in the registry, in the following location: HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\...
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SDL Web 8 Installation Timeout Expired

By looking at the error message I could say it is not a single machine installation of Web 8. The error message is indicating that your web server is not able to connect with your SQL server instance. ...
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SDL Web 8 Installation - licensing issue

As specified in the processor info, your machine has 8 logical processors. That's more than allowed by your license. The processor info also states that there are 4 Cores. That probably means that ...
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Discovery Service 'discovery-registration' command fails by Unable to obtain OAuth token

There was an issue due to SecureRandom in unix platforms which caused timeouts when generating OAuth token. This was fixed as a hotfix and available in latest 8.1.1 hotfix release. Applying hotfix ...
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CIL nuget package does not contain Sdl.AudienceManager.ContentDelivery.dll

I downloaded the latest nuget package Sdl.Web.Cil version 8.1.1 (released 5th April) and I do get the Sdl.AudienceManager.ContentDelivery reference in there: If that isn't working for you could try ...
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Razor Mediator for Web 8

Yes, it is supported in Web 8. You can download the latest version here, http://razor-mediator-4-tridion.googlecode.com/files/RazorMediatorInstaller_v1.3.3.1.msi There is also a nice presentation ...
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