Sitecore System.InvalidOperationException: fieldTypeItem YSOD

YSOD in Sitecore Template Inheritance Tab I received a nasty surprise, a YSOD, when I clicked the Inheritance tab for a user defined template in Sitecore. After a little digging and some help from Sitecore Rocks, it turns out that after installing a “dirty” Sitecore package, the Type for a field can be left blank. If you have a Sitecore template that inherits a template with a field...

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Convert a table to divs with jQuery

Saw this post about converting an html table into style-able divs at as i solve, decided to create a fiddle for...

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SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Mobile Sites

SeaWorld & Busch Gardens Mobile Sites

SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment mobile sites make a splash! I’m proud to say that the SeaWorld Parks & Entertainment mobile websites have gone live! Checkout the three SeaWorld parks and two Busch Gardens parks on your mobile device. You can do all kinds of things, see my projects page at http://ascii63software.com/my-projects for more...

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Attach to Local IIS Process in 1 Click

Attach to Local IIS Process in 1 Click

Attach to local IIS While developing an ASP.NET Sitecore application you have several options for how you will step through your code to debug your web app in Visual Studio 2010. You can debug locally using the Visual Studio Development Server, your local IIS server or IIS Express. For this post I will concentrate on attaching to a local IIS server (although the process should be the same for the...

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Sitecore AnalyticsProviderSqlServer threw an exception

If you’ve ever received a YSOD regarding “'Sitecore.Analytics.Data.DataProviders.AnalyticsProviderSqlServer' threw an exception.” when running a Sitecore website on your local machine, here is the solution.  Since we don’t normally have the Sitecore Analytics engine running on our local development machines, you have to disable it in configuration files. My first attempt at getting rid...

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