Blocking IP Addresses from IIS

Hey Guys, This may be a funny title in the beginning, but by the end of it, you will surely know the importance of this! When would you Block IP Addresses? There may be some situations in your live environment, that you need to block a certain IP address or some IP addresses, so that … Continue reading Blocking IP Addresses from IIS

Agents or Jobs in Sitecore

Hey guys! In the previous post, we discussed about Frequency -- The minimum threshold after which any agent would be executed. This frequency helps us out specifically in making sure that any agent with an interval less than that of frequency will be executed only after the time interval set in frequency is elapsed! In … Continue reading Agents or Jobs in Sitecore

Check the Sitecore Frequency

Hey friends! Sitecore has provided many switches and settings to make and keep it manageable and maintainable. Give me a chance to introduce you to once such setting  -- Frequency. It is a setting present in the Web.config of Sitecore, rather a Tag present at the beginning of the Scheduling Tag. It takes a normal time format … Continue reading Check the Sitecore Frequency

Differences between GetChildren() and GetDescendants() Methods

While working with Sitecore, a question struck my mind. It was about the two methods of sitecore to fetch its sub-items or children. The question was what is the difference between the two methods and why do we have these two methods separately :(. I was sure of one point, that if these two methods are … Continue reading Differences between GetChildren() and GetDescendants() Methods