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  1. Telerik Admin
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    Hi everyone,

    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog Posts

    Mapping External Template in Sitefinity
    The blog post explains how to perform common task for mapping an external template of sitefinity view by using sitefinity API for managing configurations.

    KB articles

    MVC routing changes in sitefinity 6.1
    The KB article provides a solution to routing problems encountered with MVC widgets in sitefinity 6.1
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog Posts

    Developing Javascript widgets for Sitefinity
    The blog post is the first in a series of blog posts that will eventually lead to developing a full set of javascript widgets for your Sitefinity.

    Using sitefinity Personalization module with custom criteria
    The blog post provides a walktrough of how to implement custom personalization criteria for the personalization module in sitefinity.
  3. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog Posts

    Partial caching for content items
    The blog post explains how to partially cache part of the rending for user control in sitefintiy.

    Developing JavaScript Widgets for Sitefinity CMS: Async Search Results

    The blog post samples the implementation for a widget that display asynchronously search results using MVC.

    KB articles

    USPS API changes July 28, 2013
    This KB articles announces the API changes for united states postal services and how this affects sitefinity ECommerce module usage of shipping methods.


    New documentation articles:

    Creating custom modules with sitefinity Thunder
    Creating custom content type

    Updated documentation articles:

    Fluent API
    Entry Points to Fluent API
    Saving and discarding changes
    Facades
  4. Telerik Admin
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    Blog posts

    Server-site captcha for sitefinity forms
    The blog post provides a sample of how to create captcha form control in sitefinity and customize the forms widget so the captcha validates the whole form.

  5. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog posts

    How to modify item template in sitefinity for showing custom data
    The blog post gives a tutorial on how to customize the widget for modules built using the module builder module, attach code behind to the widget templates and customize the rendered output for the widget.

    Building Sitefinity MVC Widgets with KendoUI Grid
    The blog post explains the specific for binding datasource to Kendo UI Grid in sitefinity and provides a sample of the implementation for binding kendo grid in sitefinity.

    New documentation articles

    Search indexing in sitefinity load balancing
    How two or more developers to work on the same sitefinity project at once
    Creating message templates for siefinity notification service

  6. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog posts

    Configuring language selector lead you to translated detail item page
    The blog post describes the modification needed for making sitefinity language selector open the correct language version of the detail page for sitefinity content items in detail

    KB articles

    Search box missing for document libraries in sitefinity 6.0
    This KB article gives a solution to the problem where document libraries can`t be searched in sitefinity 6.0, the issue is fixed in sitefinity 6.1

    Solving 401 error when setting up sitefinity SSO
    The KB article solves a configuration problem for configuring sitefinity SSO.

    Moving Azure connection string in web.config
    The KB article samples the correct connection string assignment when moving the connecting string from DataConfig to web.config

    New Documentation articles
    Manually deploying your sitefinity projects to windows Azure

    Updated Documentation articles
    Create new or select existing project
    Prepare the project for deployment
    Migrate your DB to SQL Azure
    Deploy the project
    Deploying Sitefinity projects to Windows Azure



  7. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog Posts

    Filtering Sitefinity ContentView controls on the frontend
    The blog post provides a sample and tutorial on how to implement filtering for the frondend widgets used by news, blogs, events modules.

    Dashbord responsive design
    The blog post provides a tutorial on how to add responsive design for the new sitefinity dashboard in version 6.2

    New Documentation articles

    Installation and Administration Guide:

    Upgrading your Sitefinity 6.1 project to the latest version

    Synchronizing Sitefinity with SalesForce

    Synchronizing Sitefinity with Marketo

    User Guide:
    The main navigation
    The Dashboard

    Comments widge
    Dashboard Widgets Group

    Thunder:
    Code Sync
    Code Deploy
    Analytics:

    Register the Analytics module

    Updated Documentation
    Installation and Administration Guide:

    Upgrade

    User Guide:
    Login
    Inline editing
    Creating a form
    Text editor

    Analytics:

    Setting up Analytics



  8. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    How to make sitefinity forums responsive
    The blog post provides css styling guidelines for adding responsive design for sitefinity forums widget.

    MVC updates in sitefinity 6.2

    The blog post provides an over of the new MVC features that are available in sitefinity 6.2 release.
  9. Telerik Admin
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    01 Nov 2013
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Responsive design for sitefinity ecommerce module
    The blog post provides a sample css tyling guidelines to make sitefinity ecommerce module responsive for mobile devices.

    Sitefinity partial match search
    The blog post provides customization to sitefinity built in search box widget that allows every user that searches in siteinity to search for all available matches of certain search term.

    Rejecting item sent for approval in module builder trough the API
    The blog post provides a customization to sitefinity static method for moving dynamic items in different workflow states (Published, AwaitingApproval, etc) to provide the ability to add rejection reason when rejecting an item trough the API.

    -Add a widget in the toolbox

    -Widget designers

    -----Create a simple widget designers

    ---------Create a custom widget

    ---------Create a template

    ---------Implement the ControlDesignerBase class

    ---------Reference the template

    ---------Implement the client component

    ---------Reference the client script

    -----Create multiple view widget designers

    ---------Create a view

    -------------Create a custom widget

    -------------Create a template

    -------------Implement the ContentViewDesignerView class

    -------------Reference the template

    -------------Implement the client component

    -------------Reference the client script

    ---------Create the designer

    -------------Create a custom widget

    -------------Override the AddViews method

    -------------Override the ResourceAssemblyInfo property

    -------------Override the ScriptDescriptorTypeName property

    -Field widgets

    -----TextField

    -----DateField

    -----HierarchicalTaxonField

    -----FlatTaxonField

    -----AddressField

    -----Build a custom field widget

    ---------Implement the field widget class

    ---------Implement the template

    ---------Implement the client widget

    -Utility widgets: ResourceLinks widget

     

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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Blog Posts
    Retrieving custom fields from revision history trough the API
    The blog post provides a sample query using sitefintiy API for retrieving custom field values from revision history.

    Making widget templates editable trough the UI part 2

    The blog post samples the implementation of registration for editable custom widget templates together with all necessary prerequisites that make up those custom widget templates behave like the built in widget templates.

    KB articles

    String was not recognized as valid DateTime when configuring Analytics.
    The KB article provides a fix for this problem when encountered using Analytics module.

    The type System.SerializableAttribute exists in both assemblies
    The KB article provides a fix if the problem with exception "System.SerializableAttribute exists in both assemblies" is encountered.

    Updated Documentation articles.

    Email campaigns module

  12. Telerik Admin
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    Displaying Additional User Information in a Sitefinity Forum Post
    In this blog post the author sample how you could display additional user information in a Sitefinity forum post. This user information is coming from a custom field in the users’ profile.

    Automatically Select All Parent Taxa When Selecting a Taxon in Sitefinity's HierarchicalTaxonField
    The blog post provides a solution to the case when its essential to auto select all parent taxons of a selected hierarchical taxonomy.

    Working with products module API
    Update to the whole documentation section with CRUD operations over products in sitefinity

    Configuring Dropbox library file hosting service
    The documentation article is updated by adding more key points.

    Adding comments widget and comments counter in widget template
    Updated documentation article for how to add comments functionality on widget templates.
  13. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Forms Duplication in Sitefinity CMS
    In this blog post a sample query for duplicating forms built with sitefintiy forms module is provided to allow users to duplicate forms.

    Right to left writing format for sitefintiy backend
    This blog post explains the steps needed to customize sitefinity backend to support write to left display of all backend text.

    Product types
    Update to the API samples for working with product types in sitefinity

    Products
    Update to the API samples for working with products with sitefinity API

    Product attributes
    Update to the API samples for working with products attributes in sitefintiy ecommerce

    Product variations
    Update to the API samples for working with products variations in sitefintiy ecommerce

    Departments
    Update to the API samples for working with product departments in sitefintiy ecommerce
  14. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Visual Studio integration tip - Control Designers
    This blog post provides an explanation for generating control designers for sitefinity widgets with sitefinity thunder in visual studio.

    Registration widget with integrated Captcha spam protection in sitefinty CMS
    The blog post provides a sample of a customized registration widget that have integrated captcha in it.
  15. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Hide custom field sections for different providers in multisite
    Sitefinity search results widget renders search results for content that is saved in sitefintiy search index. In order to make the search result widget render a result which is not located in sitefinity search a search result can be added on the fly while searching. 

    Adding custom search results into sitefinty search results widget
    In multisite scenario all sitefinity modules have the same custom fields and built in fields for all sites because custom fields are added to a whole type (NewsItem, BlogPost, etc.) and are not unique per site. A customization can be added to make certain fields hidden in some sites to

    Upgrade
    Added update to the new release of 6.3

    Registering a new widget in Sitefinity
    Updated article

    Backend languages
    Updated section

    System requirements
    Updated system requirements

    Database changes between 6.2 and 6.3
    New documentation article

    Upgrading your Sitefinity 6.2 project to the latest version
    New documentation article

    Set rules for site URLs
    New documentation article

    Logging
    New documentation article

    Configure ELMAH on your site
    New documentation article

    Test error logging with ELMAH

    Filter synchronized content
    New documentation article

    Synchronize SharePoint tags to Sitefinity classification
    New documentation article

    Synchronize items, filtered by a tag or classification
    New documentation article

    Complex filter conditions
    New documentation article

    Filter Sitefinity content
    New documentation article

    Filter SharePoint content
    New documentation article

    Importing and exporting taxes
    New documentation article

    Breaking changes in Sitefinity 6.3
    New documentation article

  16. Telerik Admin
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Global search and replace in Sitefinity content blocks
    The blog post samples how to go through all pages, finding the content blocks and doing a search and replace in the html.

    Adding image to a blog RSS feed
    This blog post samples how to implement custom search pipe that will allow rendering of an image in Rss feed generated by sitefinity.
  17. Telerik Admin
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    03 Jan 2014
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Copy page groups between sites in multisite scenario
    This blog provides a sample web form that can be used to copy a specific page and all of its child pages between two sitefinity sites in multisite scenario.

    Include script tags in RadEditor in Sitefinity backend
    In this blog post I will show you how you could customize RadEditor in Sitefinity backend.
  18. Telerik Admin
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    188 posts
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    10 Jan 2014
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Implement Related Comboboxes in Widget Designer For Page Control in Sitefinity CMS
    This blog post provides a tutorial and a sample on how to create related dropdowns in sitefinty widget designer.

    Working with the Sitefinity Event System
    The blog post provides tutorial on working with sitefinity events, subscribing and working with the event arguments.

    Reordering Controls In Sitefinity Page Toolboxes
    This blog post provides a sample query and functional sample on how to reorder sitefinity page toolbox controls and working with the configuration API.

    Disable the backend UI
    Newly added documentation article

    Automatically mapped file
    Newly added documentation article

    Managing roles
    Updated documentation article

    Synchronized content
    Updated documentation article

    Prerequisites and restrictions
    Updated documentation article

    Inline editing
    Updated documentation article

    Multiple site management
    Updated documentation article

  19. Telerik Admin
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    188 posts
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    17 Jan 2014
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Custom form widget with dependent dropdowns
    The blog post provides a sample on how to implement Sitefinity form widget that have two dependent dropdowns.

    Create a Sitefinity Theme in a Class Library
    The blog post provides a tutorial on how to create Sitefinity theme embedded into class library.

    Forcing all site's traffic under SSL prevents publishing content and pages
    This KB article resolves the problem when the whole site is set to be served under HTTPS and this results in a problem executing Sitefinity workflow service under HTTPS. The article provides a fix for this.
  20. Telerik Admin
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    27 Jan 2014
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Change how URLs of dynamic items are generated
    This How To article outlines how to change the way URLs of dynamic items are generated to allow articles with the same title.

    Filter by data provider the items displayed on backend pages
    This How To article describes how to achieve filtering the backend when multiple providers are present.

    Add a flat taxonomy as a custom attribute to a page
    New documentation article.

    Web Services
    Updated documentation article

    Querying pages
    Updated documentation article

    Forums events
    Updated documentation article

    Modifying images
    Updated documentation article

    Setup email notification for form responses
    Updated documentation article

    Tutorial: Add or remove tags and categories programmatically
    Updated documentation article

    Tutorials: Taxonomies
    Updated documentation article



  21. Telerik Admin
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    03 Feb 2014
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    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity.

    Customize the label of the search button in a multiple site project
    New how-to documentation article on customizing Sitefintiy search widget.

    Subscribe to published comments submitted for news items
    New documentation article.

    Subscribe to news items' comments that are waiting for approval
    New documentation article.

    Forms events
    New developer article on how to subscribe for the events of Sitefinity forums.

    Profile events
    New developer article on how to subscribe for the events of Sitefinity user profiles.

    Comments events
    New developer article on how to subscribe for the events of Sitefinity comments.

    Comments REST service API
    New Documentation article on using the Rest API for comments.

    Customize Sitefinity workflow notifications
    New how-to article.

    List of web services
    Updated documentation article.
    Comments module
    Updated documentation article.

    Create an image selector for content items
    Updated documentation article.

    Web services overview
    Updated documentation article.










  22. Boyan
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    19 May 2014
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    Hi everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    New articles

    KB: Enabling filter queries by view permissions causes an error if unauthorized users view a page with dynamic items filtered by taxonomies 

    Explains how to resolve a problem with Sitefinity ModuleBuilder module items caused by enabling filter queries by view permissions in versions 6.x and 7.0

    KB: How to resolve high CPU after sharing page link on Facebook

    Elaborates on a problem caused by Byte Range Serving functionality being enabled and images stored on the File system, which reproduces when sharing links to Sitefinity pages in Facebook.

     KB: How to Enable Manual Image/Document/Video reorder in Sitefinity’s backend

    Explains how one can enable manual sorting of Sitefinity media items in the backend

    Blog Posts:

    What Happens When the Sitefinity User Limit Is Reached

    Describes what happens when the maximum number of concurrent backend users is reached.

    How to Add the Visual Studio MVC Features for a Sitefinity Project 

    Shows how to modify a Sitefinity project and enable all the nice productivity tools natively available in Visual Studio for ASP.NET MVC web applications

    How To Display a Specific Selected Form From a Dropdown in Sitefinity CMS

    Shows how to extend the built-in Forms widget to allow dynamic selection of the form to be populated by the user on the fronted of a Sitefinity page

    Redirect unauthorized users to a custom page 

    Demonstrates how you can use Sitefinity out of the box functionality to  directly control the logic of prompting users for login, when they are trying to access a restricted resource or action

    How to check whether URL parameters are resolved in pages with MVC widgets

    Explains how you can programatically check whether URL parameters are resolved in cases where we have pages with MVC widgets and widgets in details view mode

    Indexing Content of Excel Files In Sitefinity CMS

    Shows how you can create a custom text extractor to extend Sitefinity's Search functionality with indexing contents of *.xlsx files

    Sitefinity Authentication Expiration

    Explains what is the behavior controlled by the "Remember me on this computer" check box on Sitefinity's Login form

    Give Your Visitors What They Want – Relevant Content 

    Shows how you can create explicit relationships between items and then display that information to visitors using Sitefinity CMS' Related content functionality

    Unit Tests Using Unity Dependency Injection In Sitefinity CMS 

    Demonstrates how you can use dependency injection mechanisms for the code you write with Sitefinity to achieve better Unit testing.

    Replacing a default view of a Sitefinity ContentView-based widget

    Demonstrates how you can create custom Sitefinity widgets that behave just like the default ones, but can have your custom views set as default.

    Creating a Responsive MVC Based Image Carousel in Sitefinity

    Demonstrates how one can easily  create a Sitefinity MVC based, responsive image carousel widget for a Sitefinity project. 

    Sitefinity Memory Usage

    Explains in details the Sitefinity CMS memory usage on startup

    Slower website startup times when uploading to live 

    Lists useful tips from our development team that could help you investigate slower startup times when deploying your asp.net application to your live environments.

    Creating a Custom Widget Designer using Sitefinity and Sitefinity Thunder Part 1 

    Creating a Custom Widget Designer Using Sitefinity and Sitefinity Thunder Part 2 

    Covers in details the newest way to create custom Designers for your widgets using Sitefinity Thunder.

    31 Practical Uses for New Sitefinity 7.0 Features - Part 1 

    31 Practical Uses for New Sitefinity 7.0 Features - Part 2 

    31 Practical Uses for New Sitefinity 7.0 Features - Part 3

    Provides a list of the practical uses for some of the new features available with Sitefinity  CMS 7.0

    How to speed up the build of your solution in Visual Studio

    Elaborates on some essential settings to your project that could reduce the build time in Visual Studio by 5 minutes.

  23. Vassil
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    26 May 2014
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    Hello everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest Knowledge base articles:

    KB: HttpContext issue in MVC Controller in 7.0
    Since the launch of “Project Feather” there are significant breaking changes in Sitefinity 7 MVC API. This article explains how to revert back our “obsolete” functionality to overcome some reported issues related with HttpContext used in MVC Controller.

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog Post:Accent Insensitive Search in Sitefinity
    This blogpost describes how to achieve accent insensitive search in Sitefinity CMS in a result of many client requests.

    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article: Create a custom widget to display responsive images
    Describes how to create a custom image widget adapting to any device & resolution.

  24. Vassil
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    02 Jun 2014
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    Hello everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog post:Extend Sitefinity SmtpSender
    This article provides a workaround to retry sending mails that are marked as failed.

    Latest Knowledge base articles:

    KB:Related data cannot be retrieved in the DynamicContentUpdated event
    This article provides a workaround to a known issue as related data cannot be retrieved from the dynamic item when the IDynamicContentUpdatedEvent is fired.
     
    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Pages (6.3 and below)
    This section provides you with an overview of the Pages API in Sitefinity 6.3 and bellow.

    Documentation article:Tutorials: Personalization
    Provides tutorial how to extend the default personalization behavior to fit your specific needs.

    Documentation article:Managing Recurrence Rules
    This article provides API information how to manage recurrence rules.

    Documentation article:Getting ancestor items under specified folder
    This article provides API samples and explains how to get ancestor items under specified folder.

    Documentation article:Content relations
    This article provides API samples and detailed explanation about newly implemented content relations.
  25. Vassil Vassilev
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    09 Jun 2014
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    Hello everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest Knowledge base articles:

    KB:High CPU utilization and slower startup in version 6.2 and 6.3
    This article explains how to deal with slow application startup (on Sitefinity 6.2 and 6.3)


    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Cart Orders
    This section provides you with an overview of the Cart Orders API in Sitefinity 7.0.
  26. Vassil
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    29 posts
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    16 Jun 2014
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    Hello everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog post:Adding Custom Route for Static Web Forms In Sitefinity Sites
    This is an updated blogpost how to implement a custom route in Sitefinity CMS.

    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Migrate related data with the Migration Assistant
    Provides tutorial how to migrate related data with the Migration Assistant.
     
    Documentation article:Add resources to your application
    Provides tutorial how to add resources to your Sitefinity project.

    Documentation article:Configure Sitefinity instance as parent or child of an ASP.NET application
    Provides tutorial how to nest Sitefinity applications and deal with webconfig inheritance.

    Documentation article:Restrict usage of widgets based on roles
    This article reveals how to hide widgets from the toolbox on back-end pages from specific users, based on their user roles.
  27. Vassil
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    29 posts
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    20 Sep 2013
    23 Jun 2014
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    Hi everyone, 

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog post:Library Selector for Sitefinity back-end
    This article explains how to to select all media items in a certain folder or album without going through each of the items.

    Blog post:Custom URL Formats for Sitefinity Content Modules
    This is an updated blogpost how to generate custom url for a content type.

    Latest Knowledge base articles:

    KB:An exception is thrown when updating dynamic module fields on multilingual Sitefinity projects with configurations stored in the database
    This article explains how to deal with an issue when you update the fields of your modules created with Module Builder.

    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Create custom fields for subscribers
    Provides tutorial how to programmatically create a custom field for email subscribers.

    Documentation article:Extend Sitefinity's data model
    Provides tutorial how to create your own model with custom table definition and properties and persist your items in the database.

  28. Boyan
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    30 Jun 2014
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    Hi everyone,

    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity

    Blog Posts
    Library Selector for Sitefinity back-end

    The blog post shows how a library selector field control could be implemented and used in Sitefinity. The selector covers use-case scenarios in which we want to select all media items in a certain folder or album without going through each of the items. It also allows you to select directly an entire album and its child folders, from which to retrieve all images, for instance.

    KB articles

    The NodeClick event of RadTreeView does not fire

    The KB shows how Sitefinity users developing controls based on Telerik's RadTreeView can address a problem of the TreeView's server-side NodeClieck event does not fire

    Documentation articles

    Add and remove controls 

    The section contains various samples on how you can programatically work with controls on Sitefinity page, including:

    Add control to a page

    Add a new user control to page

    Add a layout control to a page 

    Remove a control from a page

    and their helper articles

    Generate unique control Id 

    Get the last control in a placeholder  

     

    Module builder 

    The section contains updated and restructured information to allow for easier understanding and working with Sitefinity's Module Builder, including:

    Creating the dynamic module

    Dynamic content types

    Module builder: Developers documentation

  29. Vassil
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    20 Sep 2013
    07 Jul 2014
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    Hi everyone,

    Below you can find the latest online resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog postTaxonomy Field Control for Sitefinity Front-End
    The blogpost shows how to implement a "lightweight" field control displaying all types of classifications.

    Blog post:The Ultimate Guide to Managing Related Content on Your Website
    This blogpost explains how to integrate a centralized resource library in Sitefinity CMS, thus avoid managing related content at the page level (by clicking multiple links and pages to post your new resources).

    Blog postExtending Page Route handler – configuring the page output cache to be non-browser specific
    This blog post demonstrates how you can change the default behavior and implement a custom page route handler that will create non-browser specific cache.

    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Configure Sitefinity sitemap generator
    This article explains how you can configure Sitefinity sitemap generator on site, page, or content item level. For more detailed information, you can check the following articles:

    Documentation article:Reuse content
    This section explains how in Sitefinity you can reuse content in another page or site or use a variation of the content instead of having to create the identical content all over from scratch. You can find how to perform the following:

    Documentation article:Dynamic content widgets
    This section section contains updated information about:

    and new articles about:

    Documentation article:Display child items in the widget template of the parent
    This article explains  when you have hierarchical dynamic content types and, instead of using the generated widgets to display the hierarchy, you want to use only the parent widget template.

    Documentation article:Use CDN storage for content libraries
    Provides steps to set Content Delivery Network storage for your content items. This section also includes how to:

    Documentation article:Recycle bin
    Provides information for the newly introduced "Recycle bin" module, which stores deleted objects, and allows the user to restore previously deleted data items. It also contains information how to:

    Documentation article:Audit Trail module
    This article provides information for the newly introduced Sitefinity module for keeping track of changes and actions in the system, recording who did what and when. It also includes detailed information about:

    Documentation article:Enable debugging and tracing for applications
    In this article, you will learn how to enable instrumentation for your application - both debugging and tracing with all necessary steps:

    Documentation article:Submit forms using AJAX call
    This article provides information on how to enable AJAX forms submit, by that reducing traffic and increase the performance.

    Documentation article:AJAX Forms events
    This article contains information about all events fired when a form is submitted and provides samples how to add custom logic.

  30. Vassil
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    14 Jul 2014
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    Hi everyone,

    Below you can find the latest resources for Sitefinity:

    Latest blogposts:

    Blog post:Preselect field value in dropdowns using a Form Field Widget

    This blog post explains how to add a preselected value to a form control.

    New documentation articles:

    Documentation article:Error loggingThis article explains how to implement ELMAH to keep all error events in your system. It contains the following helper articles:


    Documentation article
    :Custom fields for pages 
    This articles contains detailed information how to operate with page custom fields using Sitefinity API. It also includes the following helper articles:

    Documentation helper article:SystemManager events
    The article is about the SystemManager helper class, which exposes several events - ApplicationStart, ModelReset, ShuttingDown, Shutdown, where a user can hook up any custom logic.

    Documentation helper article:Performance improvements in Sitefinity 7.1
    The article contains a brief summary of the performance improvements made since Sitefinity 7.0

    Documentation helper article:Modify the status of a cart order
     The article provides detailed information of the cart order status values and also an API sample how to modify it trough code.

    Documentation helper article:Enable multilingual search results in media libraries
    The article provides an information of the necessary configuration steps to enable media library search results in other than the currently selected language.

    Updated documentation articles:
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