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  1. Dallas Beek
    Dallas Beek avatar
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    Registered:
    19 May 2010
    24 Jan 2011
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    I'm a bit perflexed as to how to use the fluent api.  I have a custom control and I want to bind a hyperlink to a specific page.

    protected override void InitializeControls(Telerik.Sitefinity.Web.UI.GenericContainer container) {
        HyperLink homelnk = this.Container.GetControl<HyperLink>("home", true);
        var homePage = App.WorkWith().Pages().Where(p => p.Page.Title == "Home").Get().FirstOrDefault();
        homelnk.NavigateUrl = homePage.GetUrl();
        homelnk.Text = homePage.Page.HtmlTitle;
    }

    The problem is that the homePage is always null.  When I output the entire list of pages I don't see any of my pages.  What am I doing wrong?

    Dashboard
    Pages
    FrontendSiteMap
    Users
    BackendSiteMap
    Roles
    ....
  2. Pepi
    Pepi avatar
    981 posts
    Registered:
    31 Jan 2017
    25 Jan 2011
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    Hi Dallas Beek,

    You need to modify the query for getting the PageNode:

    var homePage = App.WorkWith().Pages().Where(p => p.Title == "Home").Get().FirstOrDefault();
    if (homePage != null)
    {
        ...
    }

    For more details how to use fluent API please refer to the following documentation article: Fluent API

    Best wishes,
    Pepi
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