How Risky are EPiServer.DeveloperTools on Production Environment?

We had a great conversation at the EPiServer Partner Close-Up conference with one and only Allan Thræn about future plans and such. And one of the topics we chatted about was that in our opinion no one really knows whether "EPiServer.DeveloperTools" package is safe to install to production environment or not. Will it do any harm? It's great for local development and probably staging also. But what about production? What exactly the package does, what it intercepts, mimics or changes in the running code?! Therefore I thought…

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Capture Exception in Azure Functions Poison Queue Trigger

I'll not talk about how cool Azure Functions are (because they are cool), but will focus on pretty tiny but very important aspect when running functions - how to get exception details out of poison message when using [QueueTrigger] trigger on Azure Storage Queues and "normal" handling of the message just fails and runtime decides to move message to poison queue. Code samples are provided for Azure Functions V2, but guess it applies to previous version as well. Queue Message Handler To have a queue message handler in…

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Asp.Net Mvc Areas for EPiServer Forms

This blog post describes how to add support for overriding Episerver Forms element templates located in Asp.Net Mvc Areas.…

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Localized Episerver Enum Properties

Time to time I receive questions on how to properly translate System.Enum based properties on Episerver using DbLocalizationProvider package. The support has been around for quite while, but I've never really blogged about it properly.…

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Episerver Init Infrastructure - Under the Hood

Having couple of initializable modules Episerver solution - and everything works as expected. But what really happens under the hood and how Episerver initialization system really works?…

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