Category : Sitecore 9

Configuring SolrCloud for xConnect

Sitecore had a documentation page on their old doc site which detailed out how to setup Solr cloud for xConnect. That page has since been taken down and doesn’t appear to have been migrated to the new doc site. Luckily, I was able to find it cached. This blog post contains information taken from that

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Token Replacement on Sitecore Experience Forms

Sitecore Experience Forms are new to Sitecore 9. This module is a built-from-the-ground-up replacement for the old Web Forms for Marketers and it’s pretty powerful. One of its features is multi-page forms. Multi-page forms means you can segment your form via next and previous buttons. One thing that isn’t really clear is how to pass data

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Checking for Experience Explorer Context in Sitecore 9

With the release of Sitecore 9, a underappreciated DLL was removed: Sitecore.ExperienceExplorer.Business.dll. I’ve honestly never paid much attention to that DLL. The one thing I used it for, however, was determining if the current context was Experience Explorer. Synthesis made use of this: The new way of handling this is via the IsExplorerMode method in

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