Using EPiServer Virtual Path Provider with file properties

In EPiServer CMS 5 you can both build your own Virtual Path Providers (from now on simply VPP) for accessing files as well as change the files properties. In EPiServer CMS 5 R2 it is even possible to add these properties to each Path Provider, so... [ Read full article ]

18 November 2008  2 Comments

Using EPiServer Custom Page Providers with Extension X3

Since Custom page providers is the coolest in EPiServer since the first steps towards objects in EPiServer 3.40, I thought I would demonstrate a few ways of using Page Providers with Extension X3. Prerequisites First of, Page Providers is a new... [ Read full article ]

11 November 2008  1 Comments

Run this SQL.aspx

A discussion on #EPiCode resulted in someone needed to run a SQL-script but they couldn't access the database. So heres an classic debug tool witch allows you to run some simple tsql statements and even get the result. Just remember to remove it... [ Read full article ]

07 October 2008  0 Comments

EPiServer and cache, not always a love story

When you are working with some more backend stuff of EPiServer, you are never really sure if you load it from the database or from the cache. Here are a few examples. PageDefinitions When you want to load a PageDefinition, the normal way would be:... [ Read full article ]

06 October 2008  4 Comments

EPiServer Community licenses in Enterprise solutions

Met a customer today. They are using EPiServer CMS and EPiServer Community on their sites. The sites all share a common code-base, they have an EPiServer Enterprise license and all the sites are in one common web.config. I.e it looks something lik... [ Read full article ]

01 October 2008  3 Comments

EPiTrace logger