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After installing this package all your internal links will be tracked in Umbraco. This way a content editor can see where a page or media items is used when trying to delete or unpublishing a page and will prevent broken links

How does it work

When content is saved the package will parse all the properties that have a parser configured and store the related items as a relation in Umbraco.

Delete warnings and unpublish warnings

When you try to delete or unpublish a item that is linked to from another item you will get a warning that it is used by other items. You can also see in which property the link is created.

Pages that are unpublished will display in italic and greyed out.
Pages in the recycle bin will be displayed as strike through

Nexu dashboard

In the developer section a dashboard is added that allows you to rebuild all the relations. This happens in a background thread, so once you have pushed the button you can continue working in the backoffice. You can go back to the dashboard to check the statu

Supported property editors

Core property editors

  • Rich text editor
  • Content picker
  • Multinode tree picker (content and media)
  • Grid
  • Related links
  • Media picker
  • Multiple Media picker
  • Nested Content (v7.7+)
Community property editors
  • Nested Content
  • Vorto
  • Multi Url Picker
  • Archetype
  • Stacked content
  • Content List
Supported grid editors
Core grid editors
  • Rich text
  • Media
Community grid editors
  • Doctype Grid editor
  • Leblender

Documentation can be found here : https://github.com/dawoe/umbraco-nexu/blob/develop/docs/index.md
Known issues
At the moment there is a issue with bulk delete and unpublish actions in listviews. The issue has been logged. Until we find a fix it's best to disable this actions on the list views


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Package owner

Dave Woestenborghs

Dave Woestenborghs

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Package Compatibility

This package is compatible with the following versions as reported by community members who have downloaded this package:
Untested or doesn't work on Umbraco Cloud
8.4.x (untested)
8.3.x (untested)
8.2.x (untested)
8.1.x (untested)
8.0.x (untested)
7.15.x (untested)
7.14.x (100%)
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7.1.x (0%)
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Package Information

  • Package owner: Dave Woestenborghs
  • Created: 05/04/2017
  • Current version 1.7.5
  • .net Version 4.5.2
  • License MIT
  • Downloads: 2186

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