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OpenText enhancements with the rdQuery Framework – Finally RedDot CMS with less clicks!

I have been enhancing RedDot projects using custom scripts for over 8 years now.
A lot of RedDot CMS developers have a great understanding of Javascript and CSS.
So here’s my nifty little gift for you.


Fork the entire plugin including demo…

Plugin: Transfer Filenames

Although the CMS already includes a function to transfer the filenames of a language variant to all languages, this plugin – quite similar to the “Transfer RedDot Descriptions” plugin released yesterday – takes you a step further: All filenames are exported to an XML file which then can be translated to any other language before importing them back into the CMS.

Plugin: Transfer RedDot Descriptions

You might know the problem: You carefully edited all RedDot description texts (showing up as tooltips) in all of your templates but your client uses a different interface language for his CMS user … are all these hours of entering texts totally wasted? Fear not, my fellow CMS developer, with this plugin you can easily transfer RedDot descriptions into another language variant, either directly or translating them first.

RedDot UI: Check Filename

Here is yet another user interface extension for you: Assigning file names in RedDot can be a bit tricky – if you choose the same name twice and both pages are published to the same directory, one file overwrites the…

Plugin: “Update Connected Projects” from content class menu

Putting things where they belong: Updating content classes in master-child projects is quite a common task for RedDot developers. However, it can be very annoying to update many folders while continuously changing content classes, especially in the development phase of a…

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