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Does anyone have a tool to find all the places a link is used?

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  1. Sharon
    Sharon avatar
    39 posts
    14 Jun 2011
    08 Mar 2013
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    We are replacing some pages with a different set. I need to find all the places that linked to the original pages so we can updated the text and links to the old pages. We don't want to just do a redirect (additional URL) because the text will need reworded.

    To put it another way:

    What I want is something that crawls the site like a broken link checker, except instead of marking a broken link I want to be able to give it a specific link and have it tell me where all occurences of that link are.

    So if I give it www.mysite.com/solutions/mysolution.aspx. It should check every one of my pages and return me a list of all pages that have a link to www.mysite.com/solutions/mysolution.aspx

    Does anyone know a tool to do this?


  2. Boyan Barnev
    Boyan Barnev avatar
    1429 posts
    24 Oct 2016
    13 Mar 2013
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    Hello Sharon,

    That's a tough one, unfortunately we don't have an out of the box implementation for checking all usages of a piece of content throughout the site. You can use Chokov's Replace Tool. to find all links and replace them.

    All the best,
    Boyan Barnev
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  3. Chanan Zass
    Chanan Zass avatar
    123 posts
    21 Aug 2012
    06 Oct 2014
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    As far as I know the link mentioned above is for a tool that worked with Sitefinity 3.7.

    It would not work with version 4 and above.

    Here's a more recent solution: http://www.sitefinity.com/blogs/atanas-valchev's-blog/2013/12/27/global-search-and-replace-in-sitefinity-content-blocks


  4. Bil
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    51 posts
    27 Aug 2012
    19 Sep 2015
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    A great tool that not only checks working links but broken ones too is Xenu. Works great and you can even use it on your Intranet.


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