aem Tree Activation Bookmarklet Activate all pages in the JCR starting with the currently opened page


Create a new browser bookmark, for example, in Chrome click the star icon at the right in the address bar, make sure the Folder is Bookmarks Bar, and then click the Edit... button:

Create bookmark in chrom

In the edit box that opens paste the following code as the URL:

javascript:(function(){var root=(window.location.pathname+window.location.hash).replace(/.html.*$/,'').replace('cf#/','').replace('/crx/de/index.jsp#','').replace('siteadmin#/','').replace('/editor.html','');if(!document.forms.ta){document.body.insertAdjacentHTML('afterbegin','<form name="ta" target="_blank" action="/etc/replication/treeactivation.html" method="POST"><input type="hidden" name="_charset_" value="UTF-8"><input type="hidden" id="path" name="path" value="'+root+'"></form>');}document.forms.ta.submit();})()

Editing bookmark source


Make sure the bookmarks bar is visible: Settings > Bookmarks > Show Bookmarks Bar (or Cmd+Shift+B / Ctr+Shift+B.

  1. Open an AEM page.
  2. Click the bookmarklet. The tree activation progress with be displayed in a new window.

You can also call tree activation directly from the siteadmin while the required parent page is selected in the navigation tree, and the displayed URL is e.g. http://localhost:4502/siteadmin#/content/geometrixx-outdoors/en

PS: If you want to fix/update the bookmarklet code then paste it into the form at and click Format.