Technical Documentation 

Setting up Orckestra CMS, building and developing websites.

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Here you will find guides, videos and samples to help you build websites. We publish all the documentation and videos we produce – there is no fee or registration requirement.

If you wish to install Orckestra CMS and set up a website, follow our Getting Started guide. Otherwise, select your topic of interest in the top navigation or search for it.

For guides on how to use Orckestra CMS, like editing pages, visit our user section. If you are looking for introductions or specific information but can’t find it please let us know so we can fix it – post your question or comments to our forum.

Featured Articles

Tutorial: Integrating FlowPlayer

Learn how to integrate and use a free video player called FlowPlayer.

Razor functions

Learn how to create and use functions in Orckestra CMS using the Razor syntax.

Orckestra CMS on Windows Azure

Get an overview of options you have when running Orckestra CMS on Windows Azure. From running a simple site to massive scale out across data centers in USA, Europe and Asia.

Your first XSLT Function

Learn how to create a very simple XSLT function in Orckestra CMS - without even knowing XSLT.

Latest forum activity

New Post: XSLT function only renders in previ...

It is doable - you first need to create a new C1 Function that expose the value of PageRenderer.RenderingReason and then include this in your XSLT. Your new function you can make ...

New Post: Function names

Sorry i should have been more specific. The name changes need to be consumer facing. So if they used to use "FunctionFoo" they would now see "FunctionBar". Right now i'm thinki...

New Post: ISSUU Player not available

@Deltaworks you can find the code for the package at - we haven't spent time trying to fix it, but...