Umbraco Ditto – How to access mapped node during and after mapping

Hello all!

I wanted to go over some more Umbraco Ditto extension findings.

While I was having the problem solved here, I was also running into another problem in which I need to not only access current content node, but also the current model that was being mapped. After speaking with Lee Kelleher,

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Umbraco Ditto – How to access current mapping node inside TypeConverter

Hey everyone,

This small article is geared toward those of you who are currently using Lee Kelleher’s Ditto extension in their Umbraco projects. I won’t be explaining what Ditto or Umbraco is in this post, but I may create a post later about both.

So again, back to those of you who do use Ditto, sometimes you may run into the scenario where you want to access the current content node that is being mapped from a TypeConverter. In my situation, I had multinode treepicker, and I wanted to access the node that was picked and being mapped at the time.

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Introduction to GIS Development Part 1: What is GIS?

Introduction to GIS Development

Being my first blog post ever, I wanted to cover a topic that is near and dear to my heart. I want to target this post to both individuals who know GIS, as well as those that do not (for those of you who do, you can skip to Part 2: Development Methodologies [Coming Soon] if you would like).

What is GIS?

According to WikiPedia – A geographic information system (GIS) is a system designed to capture, store, manipulate, analyze, manage, and present all types of spatial or geographical data.

However, more recently, GIS has become an overarching term that can be used to not only describe in high-level what spatial science is, but also describe the entire industry and ecosystem of spatial science as a whole.

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