The view ‘index’ or its master was not found or no view engine supports the searched locations. From IISExpress to IIS

Consider the following scenario: Developing with debug compilation and using IIS Express. Everything works fine without license. Episerver allows development under those circumstances. But if you deploy to a new IIS site or even to Azure web app and you set compilation without debug, because you probably published with Release configuration: The site will showContinue reading “The view ‘index’ or its master was not found or no view engine supports the searched locations. From IISExpress to IIS”

Start from empty folder to a running Episerver CMS and ECommerce

Assumptions: this post was written at 23/10/2019 with Visual Studio 2019 and Episerver CMS Visual Studio Extension version 11.5.0.412. The idea is to create a running empty site with CMS and ECommerce. Ensure that you have Episerer nuget feed configure to https://nuget.episerver.com/feed/packages.svc/ Lets create a new empty Episerver CMS site: With this we start toContinue reading “Start from empty folder to a running Episerver CMS and ECommerce”

Setting icons for content types

When creating new types instances, such as pages or blocks, we get a lot of help from the CMS UI identifying which type we want. But, to offer better experience to the editors, it would be much nice that these types could be present with an image. Episerver recomend 120×90 dimention for each icon, butContinue reading “Setting icons for content types”