Free online training from Episerver!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

Starting today, Episerver's eLearning courses for both business users and developers will be made available for free. This is part of the Come Back Stronger education initiative. Episerver is providing partners and customers with free access to their eLearning courses via the self-paced learning platform, Episerver Academy, through the end…

Automatic Alt Text for images in Episerver using Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

A module for Episerver CMS that uses Microsoft Azure Cognitive Services Computer Vision API to generate automatic metadata for uploaded images.…

Culture specific image properties in Episerver

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

MediaData, the base class for files and images in Episerver, does not implement ILocalizable and thus does not have the option to include culture-specific properties. I will present a workaround.…

Image preview in Episerver all properties view

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

In Episerver CMS, properties may be added to Images. Images may be enriched with descriptions, etc that are displayed with the images on your website. Editing this kind of information would be more intuitive if we could see both the image and the properties at the same time! Guess what? We can!…

Episerver image anonymization using Microsoft Cognitive Services and Face API

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

With the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) storing personal information is not something that should be taken lightly. Using Microsoft Cognitive Services it is possible to identify what's in the images that editors, or users, upload to your site. You may then choose to take action, based…

Upgrade Episerver CMS + Find at the same time = everything blows up!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

When upgrading both Episerver CMS and Episerver Find at the same time. Do not trust Episerver to handle updating both database schemas, things might blow up!…

Undocumented breaking change in Episerver.Find 13.2.0 affecting on-premise Find installations

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

After upgrading to Episerver.Find Episerver.Find 13.2, queries started to fail. Adding an undocumented setting introduced in 13.2.4 is necessary for on-premise installations.…

Put the globe back in Episerver!

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

In the latest update of the Episerver UI, a handy shortcut (the globe) was removed from the toolbar. Using dojo and javascript, I created a module that puts the globe back!…

Content URL, with or without shortcut?

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

There are several methods that will give you an URL to a Episerver content, but they do not all work the same. I dive into the details.…

What's in your head?

by Tomas Hensrud Gulla

In Episerver CMS, you are probably familiar with the fundamental concept of grouping properties into tabs. You may place your own properties in the existing tabs (Content, Settings etc) or create your own tabs with descriptive names. You may, however also tamper with the special tab PageHeader! What if editors…