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  1. Customize form builder default layout

    By default, Kentico generates a Label, Value, and Validation columns. Often this creates rather nasty validation issues when displayed. Would be great to have a way to customize the default layout the form generator creates to use a separate row for validation.

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  2. Support MySQL

    With Microsoft removing BYOL support in Amazon AWS running in any other cloud platform (other than Azure) can be extremely costly due to Microsoft SQL licensing. Please Kentico break the MSSQL chains, there's no technical reason to be attached to it.

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  3. Way to do a single sign on to salesforce and other crm's

    There is few documentation links for implementing SSO within kentico instances but what is we want have SSO between different domains .
    eg : kentico and salesforce,com

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  4. <script>alert(1)</script>

    <script>alert(1)</script>

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  5. Batch Page Operations

    Add additional Batch Page Operations, such as:

    1) One to Many copy - Designate a source page, and a list of places that it should be copied, all in one go.
    2) One to Many Linking - Same as above, but linking
    3) Multiple Page Field Editing - Select a batch of pages and edit a field or set of fields in all of those pages to be identical
    4) Find and Replace - Robust search feature that allows user to designate search domain by page types, fields, etc, then do a find and replace operation on text within those…

    3 votes
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  6. Form list view - add timestamp for latest submission

    When you look at the list of your forms the only information you are given is the Form Name and the number of Entries. As our forms rarely have an expiration, I would also like to see a timestamp for the last submission to each form (the column labelled "Form inserted" in the Recorded data view). This means at a glance I would be able to tell which forms had recent activity and which ones haven't.

    In our office, the person receiving emailed form data is not usually me, but I need to refer to the forms regularly to see…

    3 votes
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  7. Kentico MVC Content Only Pages URL Pattern Field Added into New Page Type Wizard

    The New Page Type Wizard asks in Step 2 if you are creating Content Only Page Types. If you check this checkbox, nothing else changes in the Wizard for the remaining 5 steps and it is very easy to forget that the URL Pattern field of the Content Only Page Type should be filled in for MVC sites.

    Suggestion: If the Content Only Page Type is checked in step 2, dynamically show a field that allows you to enter in the URL pattern right then and there (as an optional field).

    26 votes
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  8. Download option on Graduate and student recruitment .Is it possible to get this option ?

    Download option on Graduate and student recruitment .Is it possible to get this option ?

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  9. Use current domain instead of main domain in admin interface for apps such as "My Pages"

    When using a domain alias for the admin interface, if the user is in an app such as "My Pages" when clicking to edit or preview a page, the system uses the default domain. This results in the user being redirected and asked to login, etc.

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  10. Be able to mass upload subscribers to a newsletter without having to put them in a contact group.

    Be able to mass upload a list of subscribers to a newsletter without having to put them in a contact group. For example, if I collect email opt-ins at an event I simply want to add them to my newsletter recipients. The only way to do that today is through a contact group. Once they are in a contact group I am not able to see individual opt in/out status.

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  11. Add functionality to use Shift to select multiple items in a list

    On a page like Staging, when I want to select 10 items out of a 20 item list, I can't click the first item and then use the Shift button on my keyboard and click the last item to select them all at once.

    Instead I have to click 10 times to individually select each one.

    You do have the option of clicking the box to select the entire list, but if I want to highlight one chunk out of a big list, I can't do it quickly or efficiently without clicking every single individual item.

    This is a very…

    8 votes
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  12. Thumbnail view for attachment fields containing image variants

    I would like to have a thumbnail view mode for attachment fields. We use this field type to store gallery images with concerned image versions. The customer likes to have a thumbnail view mode like it is available for folders containing multiple cms.file pages.

    In the "attachment" field type, only a list view is possible. The image is shown only on hover.

    In addition it would be nice to have an option to hide image variants because the content editors do not need this information.

    Thx, Elmar

    3 votes
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  13. Update Kentico's Obsolete GeoLocation Integration to Support GeoLite2

    Kentico currently uses MaxMind's legacy GeoLite City for their free implementation for geolocation. Kentico also currently supports GeoIP Organization as a paid form of geolocation for more accurate results. Both of these are no longer supported by MaxMind and are no longer being updated. On January 2, 2019, these will be removed from their site entirely. Kentico should consider updating their integration to MaxMind's newer GeoLite2 and GeoIP2 otherwise all of their users will have no way to update their geolocation database. Over time, these databases will become less and less accurate until the built in geolocation in Kentico is…

    3 votes
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  14. MVC on Free Edition

    As of version 10 in Kentico, if a Developer wants to host a website built using Kentico CMS using MVC, they need to purchase a license for it.

    This is a barrier for developers to enter and try out Kentico CMS with MVC. Since Kentico recently announced (at the Roadshows) that MVC would become the primary development model in the next version, it makes sense to provide access to this model for new developers in that version. However as it stands, they will be forced to use one of the other, non-preferred development models (Portal, ASPX or Mixed) to evaluate…

    42 votes
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    Hello!

    Thanks for your complete explanation of the need for MVC in the Free edition.

    This seems to be a more common requirement now when we look into MVC further and we are evaluating this change right now.

    I will keep you updated about the progress as we come closer to the next beta.

    David Komarek
    Product Owner

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  16. External Form Post

    Allow for HTTP POST of a form that just goes to an external site. I don't want to have to write any C# or bypass everything with JQUERY or other library. I just want to put method="POST" and an action="externalurl" to send my form data to.

    e.g. Salesforce Web-to-Case, Web-to-Lead other third party widget that I want to embed in my site that has nothing to do with Kentico at all.

    Sometimes, you just don't want to Forms from Kentico as the information is going to SurveyGizmo or something else. Just a simple post to a 3rd party URL where…

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  17. Make it possible to use an existing Resource String in the form builder

    If you want to use an existing resource string in for example a label in the form builder, the option is disabled. There is no setting or option to enable it for any role. This looks like a bug, since the option is build in there, but disabled. This is weird and should be fixed a.s.a.p.

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  18. Web part Visibility Where Condition

    Allow a Where condition inside of a Web Part's Visibility so we can set up rules other than page types or roles. It would be nice to have the web part hide if a certain field isn't entered or set up other custom criteria there.

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  19. Get On fly Resized image from AWS S3 storage into Kentico

    Kentico default Media library supports " URLs of resized images in media libraries" like below
    Permanent URL*
    (e.g., /Kentico/getmedia/ed0be744-9e70-4056-8c7d-91fc5087813c/Panda.jpg.aspx?width=100&height=66)

    We lost the above feature when we will integrate Media Library with third party storage location like AWS S3 and Azure blob

    Can you provide this default feature when images stored images in S3 and Azure blob?

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  20. Sort smart search by document name

    Did you know that DocumentName and Document title are not currently allowed as sorting options by default on smart search? Kentico Support's official recommendation is to go into the Modules and set the Pages module as customizable, to save document name and title as fields outside of _content (thus letting them be sortable)

    Title should be able to be one of the default sortable items without having to customize the site.

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