TDS How-To: Troubleshoot Slow Item Sync

Item sync (Sync with Sitecore or Get Sitecore Items) is normally a fast process; it shouldn’t take more than a few seconds. However, the speed of item sync depends on both the environment TDS is working with and the volume of items. First, check to see whether there is a problem with the Sitecore log. […]


TDS How-To: Install the TDS Connector for Rocks 2.0

The TDS connector for Sitecore Rocks 2.0 is part of the TDS release. As of now the plug-in hasn’t been added to the Sitecore Rocks online repository, so instead we’ll walk through installing it manually: First, install the latest version of TDS and Sitecore Rocks 2.0 into Visual Studio to ensure everything works correctly. […]


TDS How-To: Migrate TDS Projects from VS 2013 to VS 2015

If you want to move your Sitecore development environments to newer version of Visual Studio, you will first need to install the new VS version you have selected. Then download TDS from our website. We recommend using the latest version of TDS as it has the latest features and is compatible with all previous versions, but […]


TDS How-To: Delete items from the target Sitecore instance using TDS update package

With TDS you can delete items from the Sitecore tree, using an update package. The Recursive Deploy action controls how TDS responds to Items in the target Sitecore instance, but not existing in the project. You can manage what to happen with the missing in the project items with by setting the Recursive Deploy Action […]


Occasional Issue Seen with TDS Installer

When upgrading to TDS 5.5.0.x from an older version and trying to load a solution with a TDS project inside, the following error might occur:

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