Tag Archives: Membership

Sitecore separate users from CORE database – move membership provider to separate database

Since Sitecore 6, Sitecore have had the .NET membership tables in the CORE database. And since every instance of Sitecore needs access to the CORE database, it might seem as a good place to store them. But separating the users … Continue reading

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Sitecore user:created event not fired on Membership.CreateUser

Sitecore have since 7.5’ish fired events each time you manipulate the users in the .NET Membership database: But I noticed that the user:created event was not fired. This is because I call the .NET Membership provider directly: This call to … Continue reading

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Improve Sitecore Membership provider performance 2-20 times

Sitecore Membership performance can be increased dramatically by changing stored procedures and create new indexes. Try this before you write your own membership provider. Continue reading

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Sitecore: Setting up Security on Languages

When you start to dig into the Sitecore security model, it is very understandable that large multinational corporations are using Sitecore, because Sitecore allows you to create a very granular security setup. UPDATE 2017-11-24: This article applies to Sitecore 6, … Continue reading


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Sitecore: Assigning Security to items from code

When Sitecore 6 came out, Sitecore changed the Security model dramatically. Sitecore now uses the .net security model, and on top of this they have built a set of classes to help with the assigning of roles and members. UPDATE 2017-11-24: … Continue reading

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