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Create sitefinity admin page

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  1. developer
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    11 Feb 2013
    02 May 2013
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    Hi all,

    I'd want to add a sitefinity admin page to end of this : 
    Dashboard Pages Content Design Administration XXXX

    Also want to add an user control in this page. Can somebody show me how to do this in C#?


  2. Boyko Nistorov
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    07 Jun 2017
    03 May 2013
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    Hi Ozkan,

    Sitefinity gives the possibility to manage your backend pages the same way you manage your frontend pages. This is done through the Sitefinity backend:
    Administration->Backend Pages

    Also you can install and take a look at our Sitefinity SDK.

    Here is a code snippet which you can adapt to fit your needs:

    PageManager pageManager = PageManager.GetManager();
    var pageName = "Test page";
    var pageId = Guid.NewGuid();
    var pagaDataId = Guid.NewGuid();
    // Get the parent node Id
    var parentPageNodeId = SiteInitializer.SitefinityNodeId;
    var pageGroupName = "Test Page Group";
    var pageGroupGuid = Guid.NewGuid();
    // Create the page
    App.WorkWith().Page().GetManager().Provider.SuppressSecurityChecks = true;
    .CreateNewPageGroup(parentPageNodeId, pageGroupGuid).Do(p =>
            p.Title = pageGroupName;
            p.UrlName = Regex.Replace(pageGroupName.ToLower(), @"[^\w\-\!\$\'\(\)\=\@\d_]+", "-");
    .CreateNewStandardPage(pageGroupGuid, pageId, pagaDataId)
    .Do(p =>
        p.Title = pageName;
        p.Name = pageName;
        p.Description = pageName;
        p.UrlName = Regex.Replace(pageName.ToLower(), @"[^\w\-\!\$\'\(\)\=\@\d_]+", "-");
        p.ShowInNavigation = true;
        p.DateCreated = DateTime.UtcNow;
        p.LastModified = DateTime.UtcNow;
        p.Page.UIStatus = ContentUIStatus.Published;
        p.Page.HtmlTitle = pageName;
        p.Page.Title = pageName;
        p.Page.Description = pageName;
    var createdPage = App.WorkWith().Page(pageId).Get();
    if (createdPage != null)
        createdPage.ApprovalWorkflowState = "Published";
    var master = pageManager.EditPage(pagaDataId);
    if (master != null)
        // Replace with the desired controll to add on the page
        var control = new Control();
        var pageControl = pageManager.CreateControl<PageDraftControl>(control, "Content");
        pageControl.Caption = "Caption";
        master = pageManager.PagesLifecycle.CheckIn(master);
        master.ApprovalWorkflowState.Value = "Published";

    Hope this helps. Greetings,
    Boyko Nistorov
    the Telerik team
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