Category: Sitecore

Is Dropdown Postback Not Working in Sitecore?

Wondering why your page is not getting postback when you select any dropdown item even-though you have set AutoPostback property to true? If so, then it can be fixed by adding below configuration in your web.config file under    <typesThatShouldNotBeExpanded> section. System.Web.UI.WebControls.Repeater System.Web.UI.WebControls.DataList System.Web.UI.WebControls.GridView System.Web.UI.WebControls.ListView System.Web.UI.WebControls.FormView Microsoft.Reporting.WebForms.ReportViewer Telerik.Web.UI.RadGrid System.Web.UI.WebControls.LoginView System.Web.UI.WebControls.DropDownList

Is Your Sitecore Package NOT Creating Items?

Scenario: Few days ago, installing Sitecore package on stage server was NOT creating any item at expected location. It surprised me! Then like other Sitecore developer, we examined the package and at first glance we found it OK. But after examining package closely, we found that Sitecore package contained different parent item name than expected. So …