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  1. Jul

    Umbraco stuck at 5% on install

    If you’ve ever gone through an install screen and got stuck at the “Connecting to database..” screen, you’ll know it’s one of the most frustrating and often worrying screens. The fix is generally

    Posted by: Tim on Saturday, July 30 2016
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  2. Apr

    Export Umbraco members as CSV/table

    A while ago I blogged about how to list umbraco document types as an Excel table which has come in handy a few times. Today I thought I’d blog about how to list Umbraco members in a CSV format with

    Posted by: Tim on Thursday, April 28 2016
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  3. Nov

    Developing with Umbraco and Git (or any other source control system)

    I've had a couple of people ask me recently how we use source control (in our case Git but this should work with Mercurial) with Umbraco and within a team. This is more of a discussion post and I'm

    Posted by: Tim on Wednesday, November 27 2013
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  4. Download any Umbraco document type’s values as crosstab/Excel table

    In a follow up to my post yesterday -How to download Umbraco content properties into a crosstab table this is the follow up SQL Script that makes it even easier to download any Umbraco document type

    Posted by: Tim on Tuesday, November 09 2010
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  5. Jun

    uCommerce is now free and why it's great news

    .style1 { text-align: center; } Those of you who were lucky enough to make it to CodeGarden 11 (or have been following the #CG11 hash tag) will no doubt already know that

    Posted by: Tim on Friday, June 17 2011
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  6. Oct

    Retrieve the customer's last address when logging into uCommerce

    Probably one of the most common features of an ecommerce systems is to "retrieve my details" when logging in -after all that's why you create an account with the seller isn't it? Out of the box,

    Posted by: Tim on Tuesday, October 26 2010
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  7. Jan

    Umbraco tip of the day -sort your document types

    I thought I'd share this as it's something I've been thinking about trying for a while. Umbraco is great but sometimes you want the default document selected when creating a page to be one that isn't

    Posted by: Tim on Wednesday, January 21 2009
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  8. Sep

    Clean out unused media items from Umbraco media folder

    When uploading some new media items for a client today we noticed that if you selected "Remove" before saving, it doesn't actually remove the file from the FileSystem. Having a quick look around the

    Posted by: Tim on Wednesday, September 03 2008
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