tools

How to inject the SqlShell admin tool to Sitecore 7

Sometimes, we want to execute the SQL script to get insight into the current status of our Sitecore instance. It will be easy peasy lemon squeezy if you can access the server database. Another way is to play around with SqlShell admin tool if you’re Sitecore admin + your Sitecore instance version is 8.1 Update 2… Continue reading How to inject the SqlShell admin tool to Sitecore 7

tools · utilities

How to delete a large amount of items via Sitecore User Interface

We have a Sitecore 7.2 Initial Release (aka Sitecore CMS 7.2.0) project on the table. It’s a legacy system. Sadly, the previous vendor did not cover the case the items were duplicated when they’re created automatically via a Sitecore task scheduler from an external source. After correcting the code logic, we need to delete all… Continue reading How to delete a large amount of items via Sitecore User Interface

guide

Playing with Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities and Habitat Home Commerce 9.0.2 on your machine

Personally, I’m fond of Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities so much. It’s really a quick way for me to install the following Sitecore demo: Habitat Home: HabitatHome Demo and the tools and processes in it is a Sitecore® solution example built using Sitecore Experience Accelerator™ (SXA) on Sitecore Experience Platform™ (XP) following the Helix architecture principles GitHub: https://github.com/Sitecore/Sitecore.HabitatHome.Content Live site: https://experienceplatform.habitathomedemo.com/ Today, I want to… Continue reading Playing with Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities and Habitat Home Commerce 9.0.2 on your machine

guide

Playing with Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities on your machine

Generally speaking, I’m a very lazy developer so that I’m always welcome the better way to do a thing. As you may know, there are many manual steps to install Sitecore demo(s) such as Habitat Home and Habitat Home Commerce. In this case, Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities should be useful for me. For your information: https://www.jflh.ca/2018-09-07-installing-a-sitecore-instance-and-experience-commerce-for-habitat-home-the-quick-way Note: you may… Continue reading Playing with Sitecore.HabitatHome.Utilities on your machine

guide

How to get started learning Sitecore

Personally, I’d like to summarize the highlight Sitecore learning resources for myself and for everyone. I’m so happy that the Sitecore community is awesome and there are many helpful Sitecore stuffs are kept created daily. Sitecore Knowledge Base Sitecore Experience Platform (XP): https://sitecore.stackexchange.com/questions/1737/how-can-i-get-started-learning-sitecore great Q&A on Sitecore Stack Exchange by Sitecore MVP Mark Cassidy Note 1: Sitecore… Continue reading How to get started learning Sitecore

development · framework

Sitecore 9 and my simple development framework version 2.2

Sitecore Experience Platform 9 Update 2 (aka Sitecore XP 9.0.2) was out two months ago. Personally, I wanted to wait for the new release of awesome ones such as Glass.Mapper.Sc version 5, Unicorn version 4.0.4 so that I had a chance to upgrade all of them as well. Finally, my simple Sitecore development framework version 2.2… Continue reading Sitecore 9 and my simple development framework version 2.2

commerce · deployment · installation

Sitecore XC 9.0.2 Demo – Habitat Home Commerce – Step by step Setup Guide

You’re a Sitecore developer and want to know how to implement the website(s) using Sitecore Experience Accelerator 1.7 Update 1 (aka SXA 1.7.1) on Sitecore Experience Platform 9 Update 2 (aka Sitecore XP 9.0.2) + Sitecore Experience Commerce 9 Update 2 (aka Sitecore XC 9.0.2) and following Helix principles. If that is the case, you should set up Sitecore demo – Habitat Home… Continue reading Sitecore XC 9.0.2 Demo – Habitat Home Commerce – Step by step Setup Guide