Guide - Migrate PreferenceDefinitions from a_responsive

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Thomas Bergmann

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This migration guide applies for LTS and


Deploying an environment without a_responsive results in a loss of entries in the PREFERENCEDEFINITION database table. 

Affected preferences are:

  • OrderNotificationEmailFrom

  • OrderNotificationEmailTemplate

  • OrderNotificationSendNotification

  • OrderCancelNotificationEmailFrom

  • OrderCancelNotificationEmailTemplate

  • OrderCancelNotificationSendNotification

  • GiftCertificateEmailTemplate

  • CustomerPendingApprovalRequestEmailFrom

  • CustomerPendingApprovalRequestEmailSubject

  • CustomerPendingApprovalRequestEmailTemplate

  • CustomerDeclinedApprovalRequestEmailFrom

  • CustomerDeclinedApprovalRequestEmailSubject

  • CustomerDeclinedApprovalRequestEmailTemplate

  • PasswordReminderEmailFrom

  • PasswordReminderEmailSubject

  • PasswordReminderEmailTemplate

  • PasswordReminderLinkLifeTime

  • PasswordRetrievalEmailFrom

  • PasswordRetrievalEmailSubject

  • PasswordRetrievalEmailTemplate

  • NewUserEmailFrom

  • NewUserEmailSubject

  • NewUserEmailTemplate

  • ActivateUserEmailFrom

  • ActivateUserEmailSubject

  • ActivateUserEmailTemplate

  • PasswordUpdateReminderEmailFrom

  • PasswordUpdateReminderEmailTemplate

  • EmailReminderEmailFrom

  • EmailReminderEmailSubject

  • EmailReminderEmailTemplate

  • EmailReminderLinkLifeTime

  • ContactFormUserServiceEmailFrom

  • ContactFormUserServiceEmailTo

  • ContactFormUserServiceEmailTemplate

  • UserRegistrationLoginType

  • UserRegistrationUseSimpleAccount

  • UserRegistrationEmailFrom

  • UserRegistrationEmailSubject

  • UserRegistrationEmailTemplate

  • NewEmailAddressEmailFrom

  • NewEmailAddressEmailTemplate

  • NewEmailAddressByAdminEmailFrom

  • NewEmailAddressByAdminEmailSubject

  • NewEmailAddressByAdminEmailTemplate

  • intershop.CaptchaPreferences.Register

  • intershop.CaptchaPreferences.ForgotPassword

  • intershop.CaptchaPreferences.RedemptionOfGiftCardsAndCertificates

  • intershop.CaptchaPreferences.EmailShoppingCart

  • intershop.CaptchaPreferences.ContactUs

  • PickupInStoreEnabled

  • ReadyForShipmentMin

  • ReadyForShipmentMax

  • EnableAdvancedVariationHandling


The DBinit files needed for the above preferences were located in app_sf_responsive. After the rebuild, the DBinit files moved to the init-operations component set. This set is part of the icm-as-business repositiory. 


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