Adobe CQ installation Guide

System Requirements: 2GB free disk space in the deployment directory. 1.5GB memory (RAM); Please increase your head size. Prerequisites: The Java Runtime Environment (JRE). Version 1.6.X is preferred. The CQ quickstart JAR file and license.properties file. Note: JRE 1.7.X version is not supported. Installing CQ Author and Publish instances using Quickstart: Generally, when you set […]

The concept of .json, .xml, .txt, etc

As many of you know CQ-Sling provides the concept of rendering a page/node in different formats. If you don’t know what am I talking about, then open your browser and hit this url  http://localhost:4502/content/geometrixx-outdoors/en/men/coats.json and probably you will get a json response like this: {“jcr:createdBy”:”admin”,”jcr:created”:”Fri Jun 15 2012 23:49:17 GMT+0530″,”jcr:primaryType”:”cq:Page”} If you look carefully you […]

CQ 5.5 upgrade from 5.4 learnings

Here are few learning that I got when we upgraded CQ 5.4 to CQ 5.5: 1. DO NOT customize the out of the box libraries until unless it’s really required. Customizing the OOTB functionality will be problematic when new version of the product add more features on the libraries you’ve overridden. 2. Analytics integration with […]

Janrain Integration with CQ

Hello All, We had a requirement where I was asked to Integrate Janrain with Adobe CQ. If you don’t know what janrain is? please go through this site http://janrain.com/. I used Engage to Integrated Social Login into my Website. Integration by Steps: 1. Create an account in Janrain website. Link provided above. 2. After logging in, you […]