SDL Web 8 – DXA .NET Extension Points – The ModelBuilder

Over the last 6 months, I have started using SDL Web 8 in anger – working with 3 different projects going live. I’ve not been sharing much but hope to change that this year. This post is going to be a short technical post but it was a neat trick that really helped us out
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SDL Tridion: Configuring the Event System Thread Timeout for Debugging

Ever want to go and make a cup of tea while on a breakpoint in debugging SDL Tridion TOM.NET Event System Code? Just open Tridion.ContentManager.config and change the threadTimeout attribute to a value which allows adequate steeping time. Here I have set it to 5 minutes (3600 seconds).

You’ll need to restart the TcmServiceHost
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Playing with dynamic styles in IE and the Dev toolbar

Ever wanted to isolate just one element and mess with the style after it’s been generated with javascript? It’s always been a bit of a tall order with Internet Explorer due to the lack of Firebug and the unrealistic results when using IE developer toolbar to change styles. However, the latter tool does have a
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