Blog entries posted during 2010

Guide to EPiCode.Extensions

by: Frederik Vig

EPiCode.Extensions is a library with over 75 extension methods that are really useful for us as EPiServer developers. The project has grown rapidly in short time, with new extension methods being added every week. The goal of the library is to hel... [ Read full article ]

30 September 2010  0 Comments

Introducing oEmbed for EPiServer

by: Frederik Vig

A couple of weeks back I added a new EPiServer plugin to EPiCode, oEmbed. The plugin is really simple, but does some cool things. Imagine your editors have some content on YouTube, Amazon, Flickr etc, and they’d like to add it to their EPiServer... [ Read full article ]

25 September 2010  0 Comments

EPiServer Dropdown CheckList Property

by: Frederik Vig

Today I wanted to create a custom property in EPiServer that uses a dropdown list where the user can select multiple options. In HTML you have the select element which when having the attribute multiple=”multiple” actually does what I want, but ca... [ Read full article ]

28 August 2010  0 Comments

EPiServer Developer Resources

by: Frederik Vig

Last updated 05.07.2010 Table of Contents Report Center Mobile Bugs and where to find help FAQ Subscription Categories Import / Export Content Channels URL rewriting / friendly URL TinyMCE / Editor XForms Globalization / localization File system /... [ Read full article ]

27 May 2010  0 Comments

EPiServer Custom Property with Custom Settings

by: Frederik Vig

I was brushing up on custom properties and came across Allan Thræn’s post Custom Property: Category Drop Down. The code is simple and works great, but one thing I didn’t like is that you need to give the property the same name as the root category... [ Read full article ]

14 May 2010  0 Comments

Creating a simple image gallery with EPiServer

by: Frederik Vig

If you have visited sites like Smashing Magazine chances are high that you’ve seen articles with titles like “40 most used jQuery plugins”, or something similar to that. I find articles like that to be great for inspiration. You usually have a... [ Read full article ]

03 April 2010  0 Comments

EPiServer File Manager and File Summary

by: Frederik Vig

One hidden little feature that is nice to know about is the filesummary.config file. When you edit a file in EPiServer’s File Manager, you can edit the data for that file (simply right-click on the file and choose Edit File Summary). Which gives u... [ Read full article ]

02 April 2010  0 Comments

Updated all EPiServer posts for EPiServer CMS 6

by: Frederik Vig

I’ve done a little spring cleaning, updating all EPiServer posts to now use EPiServer CMS 6, and making sure the code still works. I’ve also added the code for ShareIt and SlideShare Dynamic Content to EPiCode, and updated EPiCode.Extensions.... [ Read full article ]

28 March 2010  0 Comments

Adding different CSS classes when using the EPiServer PageTree control

by: Frederik Vig

Another little quick tip. I was browsing the EPiServer World forum and came across a common question. by David Green I am using the EpiServer:PageTree control to generate a nested <ul><li> list in the format below. However I am also using a dropdo... [ Read full article ]

28 February 2010  0 Comments

Getting the Page and EPiServer CurrentPage object from HttpContext

by: Frederik Vig

Just a little quick tip when needing to use either the Page object or the EPiServer CurrentPage object from a class file. HttpContext.Current will give you access to the current request, what we can do is cast HttpContext.Current.Handler (since Pa... [ Read full article ]

20 February 2010  0 Comments

Visual Studio 2010 EPiServer Snippets

by: Frederik Vig

I finally got my hands on a copy of Visual Studio 2010 RC1! After playing around a bit, I stumbled across the new snippet functionality in Visual Studio 2010. You can now use snippets in the markup files as well (in previous versions you could onl... [ Read full article ]

11 February 2010  0 Comments

EPiServer code walkthrough #1 – 404 handler

by: Frederik Vig

This is the first post in a new series called “EPiServer code walkthrough”. What I’ll do is go through one new EPiServer module in each post. Writing a little about what it does, learn by reading its code, and hopefully contributing a little back ... [ Read full article ]

29 January 2010  0 Comments

A developer’s guide to PageTypeBuilder

by: Frederik Vig

Page Type Builder allows developers to define EPiServer page types in code which eliminates the need to synchronize page types between different servers. As page types are declared in code it also enables inheritance between page types and strongl... [ Read full article ]

15 January 2010  0 Comments

Frederik Vig

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I currently work as a System Developer for Geta in Oslo, Norway. I mainly write about things I work with, which are – .NET and web technologies.



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