If you use static classes or structs to store Sitecore IDs, sometimes you just copy and paste an existing class/struct and replace the copied IDs with new ones. Having to replace one ID is easy. It turns out sometimes you have to clean 10, 20 or maybe 50 IDs, which is repetitive and time consuming.
In this article I show you how to quickly replace those IDs with empty strings.
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When creating a custom submit action in Sitecore Forms, all you need to do is to inherit the SubmitActionBase base class and override the Execute method, right? Wrong!
In this article, I want to share some gotchas when creating a custom submit action in the Sitecore Experience Forms.
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João Neto Wins Sitecore “Most Valuable Professional” Award
Elite distinction awarded for exceptional contributions to the Sitecore ecosystem
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In this blog post, I will talk about two approaches on how to make Sitecore Forms more secure. First I will cover the encryption of data at rest (data storage) by enabling Transparent Data Encryption (TDE) on SQL Server. Then I will walk you through on how to encrypt data stored by Forms in SQL databases.
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Sometimes I feel as if computers get emotional. I mean, they get angry and start messing with your work. Also, they start breaking things that weren’t supposed to break. This week, my computer decided to break one of the Solr indexes used by a Sitecore 9 installation.
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You have probably heard about the new Sitecore Forms, announced in the Sitecore Symposium 2017 and available at the Sitecore Experience Platform 9.0 Initial Release. Now, there is a question that comes to mind. Is it time to migrate your WFFM forms to Sitecore Forms?
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If you are using a Helix-based solution with TDS for serialization and have the TDS file deployment enabled, every time you run a Gulp task for building and publishing the solution, TDS will deploy files and items in the process. How do you disable that?
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