Sitecore Shutting Down after adding Database Node for Preview Database

As Sitecore with Containers is new, we wanted to try some hands on and do some POC before actually implementing it with AKS and Containers. Challenge: We added a new Publishing Target to the local environment, mainly for Preview purpose before it is pushed to Live. As soon as the <database> config node was added, … Continue reading Sitecore Shutting Down after adding Database Node for Preview Database

Sitecore Hackathon – Team Expendables – Realtime notifier

This year, Jatin Prajapati, Arvind Gehlot and I - we got together to call ourselves Team Expendables for the Sitecore Hackathon 2021, which happened a couple of weeks back on 6th/7th March 2021 as per India time. We were super excited this year, as we came together over our tea break in the office, where … Continue reading Sitecore Hackathon – Team Expendables – Realtime notifier

Sitecore 10.1 – Cache Clearing Behavior

Sitecore recently launched 10.1 version of its product and one of the updates really caught my eye - a new setting in Caching section, called Cache Clearing Behavior. Now, as we already know, Sitecore uses HTML cache to improve performance of the websites, by caching content. There is a painful thing with cache clearing - … Continue reading Sitecore 10.1 – Cache Clearing Behavior

Quick Tip Regarding Applying Sitecore Roles

Dear Sitecore Enthusiasts, Recently, I was discussing about Sitecore Roles with a few devs around and I found that the concept of Sitecore Roles isn't very clear with a number of us. Challenge: Understanding for Sitecore Roles and to know what happens when two Sitecore Roles are assigned to a user when one role says … Continue reading Quick Tip Regarding Applying Sitecore Roles

The target “Build” does not exist in the project for Sitecore TDS Project

Dear Sitecore Family! Hope you are doing good. Challenge: Many of us might have faced this with Sitecore TDS projects, that while build it gives us this error.  The solution is quite simple, the only bigger problem, is the error doesn't help in understanding from where it is generating. So, when I faced this for … Continue reading The target “Build” does not exist in the project for Sitecore TDS Project

FuseIT.Sitecore.Salesforce.Licensing – Config Domain Key [X] is _NOT_ applicable to generated Key [Y] for hostname

Dear Sitecore Lovers, So, this was one which we faced when we moved to our PROD Environment with our code and suddenly found that our functionalities that linked to posting information to SalesForce had suddenly stopped. Hmm, funny! We didn't change any code and everything works fine in lower environments till Stage, then what's the … Continue reading FuseIT.Sitecore.Salesforce.Licensing – Config Domain Key [X] is _NOT_ applicable to generated Key [Y] for hostname

Cache Not clearing after Publishing through Sitecore Publishing Service

Challenge: When we moved to our Stage Environment, we setup the Scaled Environment and everything worked absolutely fine and even cache getting cleared and all. Hence, we deployed our code on the Stage CM and CD environments and suddenly, we started facing an issue, where the cache was not getting cleared. What we checked and … Continue reading Cache Not clearing after Publishing through Sitecore Publishing Service

Solr Cloud is Super Slow or not responding – Search Functionalities not working

Hello Everyone! Well, we had a nice Friday - we went LIVE with our upgrade to Sitecore 9.1 on Thursday night - because we follow No Deploy Friday too - and then everything was tested fine from a functional standpoint and looked great. Suddenly, on Friday morning, right before our Status Check call for checking … Continue reading Solr Cloud is Super Slow or not responding – Search Functionalities not working

Sitecore + SalesForce – Let’s Get Started

Dear Sitecore Family, So last Saturday - 27th July 2019, my friend and colleague Alok Kadudeshmukh and I presented on Sitecore + SalesForce - Let's get Started. We had presented on a similar topic at SUGCON this year, which was more business specific where we showed how to improve a User Journey, while the current … Continue reading Sitecore + SalesForce – Let’s Get Started

Sitecore + SalesForce – Connecting Sitecore Contacts with SalesForce Contacts

Dear All, This post is in continuation of the previous ones Setting up Sitecore Connect for SalesForce CRM Troubleshooting Sitecore Conect Endpoint Connection Failures We saw how easy it is to setup a connection between Sitecore and SalesForce and in case we have any issues with connection, how easy it is to troubleshoot and fix … Continue reading Sitecore + SalesForce – Connecting Sitecore Contacts with SalesForce Contacts