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jraps20 / RemoveBinFilesFromUpdatePackage.ps1
Last active September 19, 2017 12:59
Remove \bin Files from a Sitecore Update package. This came about due to the fact that the TDS package generator adds `HedgehogDevelopment.SitecoreProject.PackageInstallPostProcessor.dll` even when you select not to include files with the package. By removing this file, the app pool does not recycle during installations. This requires that `Hedg…
View RemoveBinFilesFromUpdatePackage.ps1
Add-Type -AssemblyName System.IO.Compression.FileSystem
function Unzip
param([string]$zipfile, [string]$outpath)
[System.IO.Compression.ZipFile]::ExtractToDirectory($zipfile, $outpath)
jraps20 / SitecorePdf.xml
Last active October 24, 2017 03:44
Config file for use in Sitecore PDF Generation
View SitecorePdf.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<configuration xmlns:patch="">
<!-- Disable security check -->
<processor type="Sitecore.ContentTesting.Pipelines.GetScreenShotForURL.CheckDisabler, Sitecore.ContentTesting">
<patch:delete />
jraps20 / AddTimeoutToScript.cs
Created October 24, 2017 03:46
Gist to illustrate modifying the PhantomJS default timeout of zero to a new value
View AddTimeoutToScript.cs
using Sitecore.ContentTesting.Pipelines.GetScreenShotForURL;
namespace MyLibrary.GetScreenShotForURL
public class AddTimeoutToScript : GenerateScreenShotProcessor
public string Timeout { get; set; }
private const string StandardExit = "phantom.exit();\r\n});";
jraps20 / GeneratePdf.cs
Created October 24, 2017 03:49
Gist to illustrate saving a PNG generated via Sitecore PhantomJS as a PDF.
View GeneratePdf.cs
using PdfSharp.Drawing;
using PdfSharp.Pdf;
using Sitecore.ContentTesting.Pipelines.GetScreenShotForURL;
namespace MyLibrary.GetScreenShotForURL
public class GeneratePdf : GenerateScreenShotProcessor
public override void Process(GetScreenShotForURLArgs args)
View SimpleSitecorePdf.cs
var args = new GetScreenShotForURLArgs(item.ID);
CorePipeline.Run("getScreenShotForURL", args);
View LogMessageLocal.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<configuration xmlns:patch="">
<event name="logMessage:remote">
<handler type="MyNamespace.LogMessageRemote, MyDll" method="LogInstanceName" />
View LogMessageRemote.xml
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8" ?>
<configuration xmlns:patch="">
<processor type="MyNamespace.LogMessageRemoteMap, MyDll" method="Initialize" />
View QueueRemoteEvent.cs
var remoteEvent = new LogMessageRemoteEvent(Sitecore.Configuration.Settings.InstanceName, "logMessage:remote");
jraps20 / GetDatasourceDependencies.cs
Last active January 12, 2018 22:17
Full set of classes and config changes required to index modular content in Sitecore, i.e. content that is added to the page as a separate rendering with a datasource. Configured to only index certain renderings based on config, to disallow indexing of renderings that may be "Related Items" or other types of renderings that are shared and not pe…
View GetDatasourceDependencies.cs
using System.Linq;
using Sitecore;
using Sitecore.ContentSearch;
using Sitecore.ContentSearch.Pipelines.GetDependencies;
using Sitecore.Data;
using Sitecore.Data.Items;
using Sitecore.Diagnostics;
namespace Common.Sitecore.Search.GetDependencies
View IndexableRenderings.xml
<rendering name="RichText" id="{4F8942FF-C4E4-408A-B3D5-4657EE5050CA}" />