Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 – Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy T4 template generation errors

Part of extending the Sitecore Commerce Engine and modifying one of its endpoints or adding a new endpoint, you will need to regenerate the Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy assembly. A Visual Studio project is included in the SDK that contains a version of the Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy assembly that ships with the product. If extending this, you should include it… Continue reading Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 – Sitecore.Commerce.Proxy T4 template generation errors

Creating self signed certificates programmatically from 32bit PowerShell

I’ve been working with the Sitecore Habitat team to incorporate Sitecore Commerce into the Habitat implementation of Sitecore’s Helix principles. Part of that work saw me contributing some PowerShell scripts to support developer workflows with Sitecore Commerce. There was a lot more contributed than just this one function but this was one area I found… Continue reading Creating self signed certificates programmatically from 32bit PowerShell

Currency set ‘{4B494292-598E-4A61-A156-D7501F7953ED}’ was not found

While trying to install Sitecore Commerce 8.2.1 if you receive this error it is due to your configuration. The Sitecore Commerce Engine is trying to make a request for its configuration in the Sitecore Experience Platform but can’t.     Check some of these things: Review the log file located in the commerce engines website… Continue reading Currency set ‘{4B494292-598E-4A61-A156-D7501F7953ED}’ was not found

Wish List Reference For Sitecore Commerce powered by Commerce Server 8.1

The Sitecore Reference Storefront available on GitHub does not implement wish list capability for Sitecore Commerce powered by Commerce Server (SCpbCS) but does provide it for Sitecore Commerce powered by Microsoft Dynamics (SCpbMD). This means it’s not much work to implement for SCpbCS as all the assets are available, we just need to plug a… Continue reading Wish List Reference For Sitecore Commerce powered by Commerce Server 8.1

Key takeaway’s from the Sydney Online Retailer Conference

Some key themes: Use of social to drive sales and reduce content creation costs – companies are using social channels to like Instagram, twitter, etc. to encourage people to talk about their products and take pictures of their products and bringing that information back to their sites so new customer can better relate to content.… Continue reading Key takeaway’s from the Sydney Online Retailer Conference

Sitecore Commerce–How to add encrypted properties for profiles (SCpbCS 8.1)

I’m using the latest Sitecore Reference Storefront available from Github for this walk through: https://github.com/Sitecore/Reference-Storefront/releases/tag/8.1.478.2 Sitecore Commerce Server supports asymmetric encryption and one-way hashing to enable the encryption of profile properties. One-way hashing is used typically for passwords. Once a string is hashed, we should not be able to get back to the original string… Continue reading Sitecore Commerce–How to add encrypted properties for profiles (SCpbCS 8.1)