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EPiServer Developer Tool

Developer Tools contains several tools that can help developer and administrator to

1- View contents of the StructureMap container

2- View Log4net logs (based on in-memory appender)

3- View Content Type sync state between Code and DB

4- Take memory dumps

5- View templates for content

6- View and test ASP.NET routes

7- View loaded assemblies in AppDomain

8- View startup time for initialization modules

9- View diagnostic and statical Remote Events

Install as add-on in EPiServer CMS 7.5 using manual upload.

Download both code and program from https://github.com/episerver/DeveloperTools

Container Tool: the Container dumps all types registered in structure Map container.

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Container Type Analyzer: Shows content type synchronization status, it shows both content type model and property type model.

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Loaded Assemblies: Dumps all loaded assemblies

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LogViewer: Activate an in-memory appender to catch all log messages.

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Remote Event: A tool for show and diagnostics for events

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Memory Dump: Create a memory dump of the current w3wp process and save under appdata path.

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Revert Content Types: Reset override values stored in the DB for a content type and all properties

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Startup Perf: Shows timing measurements from the initialization process

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Show a list of all templates registered in the system by querying each content type for its templates and then making a summarized list of the unique templates found.

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Credits to Per Bjurström, Johan Björnfot and Henrik Nyström that has been helping to develop it.
Dec 10, 2013

naeem haris
( By naeem haris, 12/10/2013 2:23:06 PM)

Hi,

I upgraded EpiServer 7 to EPiServer 7.5, Now i want to Migrate VPP-based files to the new media system.

I seen help here as below

http://world.episerver.com/Documentation/Items/Upgrading/EPiServer-CMS/75/Migrating-VPP-based-files-to-the-new-media-system/

It is talking about Virtual Path Provider Migration Tool. but i did not find this. Is this extra tool i need to install ? or it is part of EpiServer 7.5 instalation ? When i installed EPi 7.5 i did not get this tool.

Can you please let me know how i can find this migration tool or how i can set up if it is part of instalation.

Best regards
Naeem

( 12/10/2013 2:35:43 PM)

You can get it here: http://world.episerver.com/PageFiles/138782/EPiServer7.5VppMigrationTool.zip .

Per Magne Skuseth
( By Per Magne Skuseth, 12/10/2013 2:38:25 PM)

Nice!

( 12/10/2013 5:45:49 PM)

Wow, nice! Thank you Shahram!

( 12/10/2013 10:06:01 PM)

Nice. Some of this stuff should really be a part of the product. Like reverting content types.

Gilad Daniel
( By Gilad Daniel, 3/13/2014 12:06:33 PM)

wow, 10x !

Maurizio
( By Maurizio, 11/26/2014 3:56:57 PM)

Hi, sorry but the link to Virtual Path Provider Migration Tool is not working and I really can't find it anywhere. Anyone has a new link, please?

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