Episerver CMS 9 articles

All articles in the CMS 9 category

Upgrade to Episerver 10

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 4 November 2016
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Episerver recently released a major version update, which comes with a few breaking changes that need to be addressed when upgrading to Episerver CMS 10.

Custom markdown editor for string properties in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 16 September 2016
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Markdown is a light-weight text formatting syntax, suitable for multiple channels and content APIs, not just for web pages. In this post we implement a custom Episerver editor to provide users with...

Icon for property help texts in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 1 September 2016
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Web editors sometimes overlook the fact that properties may have helpful descriptions available by hovering property names in edit mode. This simple example demonstrates how to add an icon in edit...

Denote required properties in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 1 September 2016
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This code snippet shows how to add an asterisk to the property names of all required properties in Episerver.

Force form edit view for content in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 31 August 2016
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This code sample demonstrates how to force form editing for specific content types in Episerver, for scenarios where on-page editing isn't practical.

Editor for string list properties in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 14 July 2016
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This time we're creating a custom Dojo widget as an editor for string list properties, making use of the new PropertyList type that was introduced in Episerver 9.

Thumbnail for image properties in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 24 April 2016
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In this example we replace the default editor for image properties in Episerver to display a thumbnail of the selected image, but a similar approach could be used to replace the editor for any...

Custom editor for a content area in Episerver

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 7 April 2016
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The Episerver UI can fairly easily be customized to display a custom editing control for specific property types, or even specific properties. In this example we create a custom editor to allow web...

EPiServer Google Maps editor on NuGet

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 11 December 2014
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The Google Maps editor, for editing coordinates in EPiServer, can now easily be added to any EPiServer 7.5 website through EPiServer's NuGet feed.

Fallback property values in EPiServer using attributes

  • Ted Nyberg
  • 12 November 2014
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Fallback property values in EPiServer is a common, and often repetitive, requirement which can be simplified by decorating content type properties with an attribute to specify fallback behavior.