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Sitecore

How to install Sitecore 9 on Windows 8.1

There are a couple of articles about Sitecore 9 on a Windows 8.1 development machine, and since it’s bit out of hand for me to upgrade to Windows 10 I’ve decided to take the bull by the horns and finally do it. Even that I’ve lost a bet with @SitecoreClimber that will manage to install […]

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Sitecore

How to install Sitecore 9 with existing SSL certificate

You probably installed already Sitecore 9 on your environments following different blogs with necessary clarifications. But, might happen that you already have a SSL certificate for your environments. The affected places are: Installation of SolR Installation of Sitecore 9 itself One of the places where SSL it’s needed its on the SolR instance. So by […]

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Frontend

grunt build with compass fails on some environments, how I fix it

As I have mentioned in my first post here, I will write also about other things not only Sitecore, as in my daily work I do work with other things too. So, let’s get into it. Sometimes I need to build in my local environment the frontend project that my colleagues create in order to […]

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Sitecore

How I have used SignalR on Sitecore 8

On an existing Sitecore 8 project, I had to use SignalR for a page to facilitate real-time update of the information for all the visitors/users that were interacting with that page. Indeed I turned to Sitecore SignalR module and used as resources other blogs/websites that wrote about the subject: http://sitecoremadness.blogspot.com/2015/06/using-signalr-with-sitecore.html https://visionsincode.wordpress.com/category/real-time/ https://community.sitecore.net/technical_blogs/b/exploring_sitecore/posts/signalr-and-sitecore https://medium.com/@jackspektor/short-guide-to-how-to-setup-signalr-in-sitecore-solution-cee348e0c991 https://www.asp.net/signalr Everything looked […]

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Sitecore

Sitecore 8 fixes from Sitecore Support

This year I have worked quite a lot with Sitecore 8 Update 1 and I have ended up in some situations that I had to write to Sitecore Support in order get help, but in most cases there was just fixes that they had to provide. I will provide here a list with the fixes […]