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Robbert Hock

I'm a Freelance and passionate Sitecore Developer living in The Netherlands. Running my own company Kayee Internet & Software Oplossingen. I am specialized since 2008 in Sitecore and Umbraco implementations. Sitecore MVP since 2011. Founder and member of the Dutch Sitecore User Group. You can follow me on twitter: @kayeeNL. My website: http://www.kayee.nl

Sitecore Rocks – Executing multiple queries at once in Query Analyzer

Sitecore Rocks – Executing multiple queries at once in Query Analyzer

Hi there, A really really small blogpost, but might come handy some day, when you need it. Today I needed to ask a ‘fairly simple’ thing about Sitecore Rocks Query Analyzer, that I wasn’t aware of, to Jakob Christensen, developer and architect of Sitecore Rocks. He responded with an answer that he thought might be […]

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Sitecore 8 – Enable Developer Center, XPath Builder and File Explorer

By on January 14, 2015 in Daily Tip, Sitecore, Tips and Tricks with 11 Comments
Sitecore 8 – Enable Developer Center, XPath Builder and File Explorer

Hi there, Today I saw the following tweet from Kevin Brechbühl on Twitter, in where he asked if anyone knows where he could find the XPath Builder in #Sitecore 8? I guess more people are looking for it since the release of Sitecore 7.5. You can read it in this thread on Stack Overflow. I responded to him […]

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Sitecore Knowledge Base Article 747661, Reference number 423248 – Another Solution

By on January 2, 2015 in Sitecore with 0 Comments
Sitecore Knowledge Base Article 747661, Reference number 423248 – Another Solution

Hi there, I’m currently working on a Sitecore 7.5 project, which currently stills uses webforms instead of Sitecore MVC because of legacy reasons. One thing I’ve noticed was the following error I got every time when the Sitecore instance was activated: Error Message: ERROR Failed to create instance Sitecore.Services.Infrastructure.Web.Http.DefaultRouteMapper, Sitecore.Services.Infrastructure At first I didn’t know […]

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Sitecore 8, help where’s my license information?

By on December 19, 2014 in Sitecore, Tips and Tricks with 1 Comment
Sitecore 8, help where’s my license information?

Hi there, What an exciting day today! Sitecore 8 was released today on December 19th 2014, just in time for Christmas. When you install Sitecore 8 you can immediately see a change in the Sitecore login screen when you go to http://YOURINSTANCE/sitecore The look and feel is completely changed, take a look at the two […]

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Sitecore Symposium 2014 Barcelona – Day 1

By on September 16, 2014 in Sitecore, Symposium 2012 with 0 Comments
Sitecore Symposium 2014 Barcelona – Day 1

Today on September 15th 2014, Sitecore Symposium 2014 in Barcelona (http://www.sitecore.net/Events/SymposiumEU2014/Home.aspx) started. The event of the year for a lot of European Sitecorians. After following the tweets of Sitecore Symposium in Las Vegas from last week a little bit (I didn’t want to follow too much what was announced, but that was hard to resist), […]

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Sitecore Symposium 2014 Barcelona – My view of the sessions

By on August 24, 2014 in MVP, Sitecore, Symposium 2012 with 0 Comments
Sitecore Symposium 2014 Barcelona – My view of the sessions

Hi there, In three weeks (15th-17th September 2014) the Sitecore Symposium 2014 Barcelona conference will kick off at the Palau de Congressos de Catalunya, the event designed to help marketers, business users, Sitecore partners and developers build the experiences that matter most to their audiences and create customers for life — all through a single, […]

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Sitecore hidden ‘string’ configuration settings

By on June 11, 2014 in MVP, Sitecore, Tips and Tricks with 3 Comments
Sitecore hidden ‘string’ configuration settings

Hi there, Two days ago I posted my blogpost Sitecore hidden ‘caching’ configuration settings. Tonight I’ll post part 3 of Hidden Sitecore settings: PART 1 – Sitecore hidden boolean configuration settings http://www.newguid.net/sitecore/2014/sitecore-hidden-boolean-configuration-settings/ PART 2 – Sitecore hidden ‘caching’ configuration settings http://www.newguid.net/sitecore/2014/sitecore-hidden-caching-configuration-settings/ In this blogpost i’m going to give you again an exclusive overview of Sitecore’s […]

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Sitecore hidden ‘caching’ configuration settings

Sitecore hidden ‘caching’ configuration settings

Hi there, 4 months ago I posted my blogpost Sitecore hidden string configuration settings, and it received a lot of retweets on Twitter, probably there were settings in there that were not known to most of the Sitecore people out there. I then though why don’t I write a second blogpost on hidden settings. In […]

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Sitecore hidden boolean configuration settings

By on February 7, 2014 in Sitecore, Tips and Tricks with 1 Comment
Sitecore hidden boolean configuration settings

Hi there, Recently I was reading this blogpost on Tricks and Optimizations for you Sitecore website , and there a hidden setting was mentioned: ContentEditor.RenderCollapsedSections, which isn’t defined in the default Sitecore web.config, but can be added directly to the web.config file and is then used by Sitecore. Or of course you could add it to […]

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Incorrect implementation of Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.ItemCache in Sitecore 7.1 rev. 130926

By on January 21, 2014 in Reports, Sitecore, Support, Tips and Tricks with 3 Comments
Incorrect implementation of Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.ItemCache in Sitecore 7.1 rev. 130926

Hi there, I recently noticed an incorrect implementation in Sitecore 7.1 rev. 130926 in the following Sitecore setting: <setting name=”Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.ItemCache” value=”false” /> According to the Sitecore web.config file this setting does the following: With this setting Sitecore determines whether or not the system uses extended indexed storage for the cache keys of the ItemCache. Using […]

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Restricting the number of components in the Sitecore Page Editor

By on January 6, 2014 in Sitecore, Tips and Tricks with 4 Comments
Restricting the number of components in the Sitecore Page Editor

Hi there, You must have seen this business requirement before in a Sitecore project: “I want to limit the number of controls to be added to the header of the page”. I’ve heard this so many times as a business requirement at clients I worked for like Fortius or Lukkien, for example for a slider […]

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Video of Sitecore Virtual Summit 2013: Implementing a Sheer UI Application with Sitecore

By on December 10, 2013 in MVP, Sitecore with 1 Comment
Video of Sitecore Virtual Summit 2013: Implementing a Sheer UI Application with Sitecore

Hi there, On October 15th and October 16th 2013 the first Sitecore Users Virtual Summit, also known as “24 hours of Sitecore” was held. I did a session on Sheer UI development in Sitecore, what it is and eventually how you can build a Sheer UI application. In case you missed my session, you can […]

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Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 3

By on November 15, 2013 in MVP, Sitecore with 10 Comments
Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 3

Today day 3 of the Sitecore MVP Summit took place at The James Royal Palm. If you haven’t read my previous blog posts on the Sitecore MVP Summit, make sure you check it out here: http://newguid.net/sitecore/2013/sitecore-mvp-summit-2013-day-1/ http://newguid.net/sitecore/2013/sitecore-mvp-summit-2013-day-2/ Like the second day, all Sitecore MVP’s started the day again at the Florida Cookery Patio, located at the […]

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Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 2

By on November 15, 2013 in MVP, Sitecore with 14 Comments
Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 2

Yesterday, day 2 of the Sitecore MVP Summit took place at The James Royal Palm. If you haven’t read my previous blogpost on day 1, make sure you check it out here: http://newguid.net/sitecore/2013/sitecore-mvp-summit-2013-day-1/ All Sitecore MVP’s started the day at the Florida Cookery Patio, located at the James Royal Palm hotel for a great breakfast. […]

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Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 1

By on November 14, 2013 in MVP, Sitecore with 12 Comments
Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 1

Sitecore MVP Summit 2013 – Day 1 The first global Sitecore MVP Summit is currently on its way in sunny Miami Beach, Florida :-), well actually the first day was slightly rain!. The summit will take place from wednesday November 13th until friday November 15th, the next two days will be packed with MVP sessions only, […]

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