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Creating a Simple Item

Matt edited this page Jun 6, 2018 · 2 revisions

The code below creates a fake in-memory database with a single item Home that contains the Title field with the 'Welcome!' value (the xUnit unit testing framework is used):

public void HowToCreateSimpleItem()
  using (Sitecore.FakeDb.Db db = new Sitecore.FakeDb.Db
      new Sitecore.FakeDb.DbItem("Home") { { "Title", "Welcome!" } }
    Sitecore.Data.Items.Item home = db.GetItem("/sitecore/content/home");
    Xunit.Assert.Equal("Welcome!", home["Title"]);


You should always dispose the 'db' instance properly. By default Sitecore databases are singletons, so ignoring proper test data cleaning may lead to unstable behavior in tests.

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