Web diagnostics for Sitecore
To start working with the Sitecore.Glimpse source code you will need a local copy of the project.
Follow these simple steps:
Clone this repository to your local file system
git clone https://github.com/kevinobee/Sitecore.Glimpse.git
You will need to specify the location of your Sitecore assemblies. Edit the
file and set the LibsSrcPath to where your Sitecore assemblies are located.
From a command prompt type
.\build and press Enter. A successful build will have compiled the code,
run the unit tests for the project and created the Sitecore.Glimpse NuGet packages in the
Ensure that the website project is set to run with .NET Framework 4.5
Run the following powershell command in the package manager console of the Visual Studio solution for the target website:
install-package Sitecore.Glimpse.Mvc5 -Source <path>
<path> is the path to the
artifacts\Packages\ folder that was produced
by the build command.
Installing the package will do the following:
Open your website in a browser and navigate to
and click Turn Glimpse On. When you go to
http://<yoursite>/ the Glimpse panel
should appear in the lower right corner of the browser window.