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Getting started with Sitecore rocks

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Extension for Visual Studio - Sitecore Rocks makes Sitecore developers happy. Sitecore Rocks is free, and it is useful for many other Sitecore development tasks. Watch video here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hPEKGesrerg

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Getting started with Sitecore rocks

  1. 1. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Dheer Rajpoot *
  2. 2. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Who am I? • Sitecore Technical Consultant at Nagarro • Author at http://www.bugdebugzone.com • Sitecore MVP 2014-2018 • Twitter : @hi_dheer
  3. 3. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Agenda • What is Sitecore Rocks? • Installation and configuration • Basic Sitecore Rocks operations • Advanced features of Sitecore Rocks, tips and tricks • Troubleshooting • Q and A, feedback
  4. 4. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Sitecore Rocks? • Visual Studio Extension • Open Source • Developer friendly • Required to implement SPEAK applications • Report bugs and wishes in the GitHub repo
  5. 5. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Prerequisites • Sitecore Version : Sitecore 8.x or later • Visual Studio Version : Visual Studio 2015 and 2017 The last version to support VS 2013 is version 2.0.54 (available from AppVeyor)
  6. 6. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Installation and configuration • Download a) Download from Visual Studio Marketplace b) Visual Studio -> Tools -> Extensions and Updates c) Download from AppVeyor • New Sitecore Rocks connection • Deployed Files • binSitecore.Rocks.Server.dll • sitecoreshellWebServiceBrowse.aspx • sitecoreshellWebServiceService.asmx • sitecoreshellWebServiceService2.asmx • sitecoreshellWebServiceSitecore.Rocks.Validation.ashx
  7. 7. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Installation and configuration • Web services Url • http://sc826/sitecore/shell/WebService/Service2.asmx • http://sc826/sitecore/shell/WebService/Service.asmx
  8. 8. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Basic Features • Sitecore Explorer • Linking of Visual Studio project and Sitecore Website • Item Editor • Search • Layout Designer • Template Designer
  9. 9. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Advance features, tips and tricks • Clipboard • Navigate same item in another database • Link viewer • Publishing Queue • Icons • Creating HTTP Request processor • Log viewer • Job viewer • Reset Sort Order
  10. 10. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Advance features, tips and tricks • Field Painter • Favorite Commands • Keyboard Shortcuts for commands • Import Export Sitecore Content using Sitecore Rocks • Anti Package • Query Analyzer • History Table • Commandy • Manage Options
  11. 11. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Troubleshooting • Sitecore 9 Configuration
  12. 12. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Troubleshooting • Timeout Issues Modify connection properties C:UsersUserNameAppDataLocalSitecoreSitecore.Rocks.VisualStudio ConnectionsLocal IIS Sites
  13. 13. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Troubleshooting • Configuration Folders • User Folder C:UsersUserNameAppDataLocalSitecoreSitecore.Rocks.VisualStudio • Application Folder C:UsersUserNameAppDataLocalMicrosoftVisualStudio[version]Extensions[folder] • Registry HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Sitecore/ Sitecore.Rocks.VisualStudio
  14. 14. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot References • 28 Days of Sitecore Rocks by Trevor Campbell • How and why to use Sitecore Rocks by John West • Sitecore Desktop PowerPoint Presentation Template by Kamruz
  15. 15. Sitecore Rocks in action Log out | Dheer Rajpoot Q & A Thanks! Sign Off!

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