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OrderCloud: Resource Dependency Cheat Sheet

In this article, we will review the OrderCloud resources that we interact with directly or indirectly within the OrderCloud API to identify the dependencies that will guide the order of operations for implementations such as a data import. We will also identify a few platform nuances, or gotchas, to be aware of. Introduction We will …

OrderCloud: Debugging Integration Events and Webhooks using ngrok

In this article, we will review how we can redirect traffic from OrderCloud’s integration events and webhooks to our local web server to assist debugging efforts in local development. The OrderCloud Headstart application will be referenced in this example, which may differ slightly from your integration service/middleware application. Introduction As OrderCloud’s integration events and webhooks …

Sitecore Experience Commerce: Debugging the Commerce Engine from Visual Studio in XC 10

In this article, we will review how to attach a running Commerce Engine instance to the Visual Studio Debugger for local debugging. Introduction In Sitecore Experience Commerce 9.X.Y, the Commerce Engine was built on .NET Core 2.2 or lower, which either only supported the out-of-process hosting or is the default configuration. This meant that IIS …

Sitecore Commerce Class Templates for Visual Studio

To speed up development with Commerce Engine customisations, I have created a library of templates for Visual Studio. This should remove the necessity of referencing the sample commerce engine plugin project or decompiling and cleaning code from certain DLLs just to get to a starting point for your customisations. The templates can be installed in …