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Target language and Default code page(encoding) in web 8

It was fully moved to CD side. From CM side we always use REL as Target Language and UTF-8 as Default Code Page. Target Language can be configured in cd_deployer_config.xml in your Deployer role: &...
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Configuring Topology manager to new database running in different machine in sdl web 8

Navigate to %Tridion_Home%\TopologyManager\web Unprotect database section in web.config Change database settings in node in web.config Protect config file Restart IIS To unprotect database node user ...
Stanislav Maryenko's user avatar
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SDL Web 8 Installation - Content Delivery on separate server

The short answer is "Follow the documentation". I would say 95% of implementations are distributed between CM and CD machines (and often more with dedicated GUI, Search, Publishing and DB on 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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SDL Web Topology Manager in IIS

It is (surprisingly) Topology Manager website which hosts odata service inside. The proper endpoint is http://host:port/ttm201501. There you can browse/add/remove Topology Manager entities using GET/...
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Temporary upload location is not valid

Okay, found it. You can specify override the /tmp folder by modifying the start.sh script: JVM_OPTIONS="-Xrs -Xms256m -Xmx512m -Djava.io.tmpdir=/opt/tridion/deployer-live/tmp" The first three ...
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Issue with Discovery Service in WEB 8

That error can be considered a "good error"; if you get that error in your browser, it implies the Discovery Service is up-and-running and OAuth is enabled (so you will get such error unless you ...
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Add-TtmCdTopologyType : Authorization has been denied for this request

Adding a CD Topology Type in Topology Manager doesn't result in any communication with CD or CM, so the Authorization error is coming from Topology Manager itself. Only users in the Windows Group "...
Rick Pannekoek's user avatar
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SDL Web 8 - Unable to list users from Domain to search and add users on SDL Web 8 is not working

Have you researched / tried increasing the timeout? You're probably hitting a limit on the Active Server directory rather than in Tridion (increasing the Tridion timeout to something large would show ...
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100 percent java implementation in SDL Tridion

I'm afraid that it's not. Your Content Delivery side can be 100% Linux & Java based, and you could write your own, custom Content Management editorial interface in Java to talk to SDL Web via ...
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Selecting multiple items (delete, promote etc)

This can happen if the TcmBatchProcessor isn't running. However, I had this issue yesterday. It was because I had the wrong domain/name for my MTSUSer in the CM Database after my migration. It seems ...
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Web 8 DXA 1.5 Java web site failing with "Unable to get response from OData service"

It turns out this is all to do with encoding. In each microservice bin/start.sh script replace the JVM_OPTIONS with this: JVM_OPTIONS="-Xrs -Xms256m -Xmx512m -Dorg.apache.tomcat.util.buf.UDecoder....
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CD Stack filling up Temp files

Recently spoke to SDL about this issue and they didn't really give me a good answer to solve this issue. I found that a scheduled restart of the deployer service clears out the .tmp files but keeps ...
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How do CMS users see Publishing Targets?

These are specified in the Security section of the Business Process Type (for each Purpose). The Business Process type is then included in the Publishing section of the Publication Properties.
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Invalid v2 service endpoint for content-service

Solved it, I re-ran: Java –jar discovery-registration.jar update located in the /config folder of my discovery service :)
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Relative URLs with SDL Web 8 Dynamic Linking

Yes, there is. In the cd_link_conf.xml of the (Session-enabled) Content Service there is a OverrideDiscoveryService attribute. If you set that to true, the Content Service will switch back to old-...
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Publishing with TopologyManager, can I use a separate CmEnvironmentId?

Indeed, the installer should not force you to create a new CM Environment in Topology Manager. If it does, that should be reported as a defect. As a work-around, you could create a dummy CM ...
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How to render component presentation dynamically based keyword in DXA 1.5

The recommended way to achieve such dynamic, query-based page assembly in DXA is by creating a custom Controller. Unfortunately, DXA doesn't support custom Region Controllers yet, but you can create ...
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Is the Content Interaction Library the right way to go?

The Content Interaction Library (CIL) is the public API to the REST service providing a native JAVA or .NET interface for the developers, so yes - today the recommended way to program against our REST ...
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Alchemy Resource Error

SDL has changed the namespace of their resource strings so something like : <%$ Resources: Tridion.Web.UI.Strings, None %> Will not work in Web8. It's recommended to create your own resource ...
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StreamUploadClient Error While Uploading Image to SDL Web 8

See documentation here http://docs.sdl.com/LiveContent/content/en-US/SDL%20Web-v1/GUID-879B67A8-71BA-4BBD-9CCE-9140B860904E Compatibility break: Uploading files to the Core Service was discovered ...
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C# TBB updating metadata value

As mentioned for TBBs to be able to make changes to CM items, you need to set allowWriteOperationsInTemplates = true in the Tridion.ContentManager.config on all machines that are rendering for you, so ...
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Not reflecting the field restriction while adding field constraints to a Schema

It's not useful to try and review your XML (schema definition) in comments - next time please do put the full XML in the question directly (and then format as code so it's readable). Also, it's more ...
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High Memory usage of Content Deployer and Content Discovery services

Are you using the default service configurations? Is this graph in-use or running idle? You can try reducing the maximum memory used by the Discovery Service down to 128Mb (see the bin/install.ps1 or ...
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Wrong topology configuration issue

To update Website in Topology Manager use following command: Set-TtmWebsite -Id websiteId -BaseUrls newBaseUrls Full list of Topology Manager commands are listed by: docs
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No mapping have been found

Please check that environmental variable on that machine named TRIDION_CM_ENVIRONMENT_ID has the same value as in your CmEnvironment (Tridioncm_local).
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SDL Web 8 installation Files/Folders missing

quickinstall scripts and session roles were introduced in 8.1.1 and hence it will not be present in CD 8.1.0. Prior to 8.1.1, we didn't have scripts for quick installation and for session role, ...
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Weird GUI behaviour with custom resolver in 'Show items to publish'

Try to load page after instantiating it: page.Load(LoadFlags.None); Your page object has only TCM URI pre-loaded and TCM doesn't force its reload to get title.
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How to delete contact extended detail field

Operations that might result in data loss are not yet in the UI, due to the challenges and risks involved. That includes changing the type of a field. So for that, you need to do what you did in the ...
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TCDL Engine doesn't work after migrate to Web 8

Have you applied the Cumulative Update and the latest hotfixes on top of the installation? REL DCPs with ASP.NET website were causing issues. Before Web 8, the target language was controlled with the ...
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