Enable cache key indexing

Current version: 10.1

Applies to

Content Delivery, Content Management

Cache key indexing can significantly reduce the time it takes to perform operations on a large cache, and is particularly useful in large solutions where items are frequently renamed, moved, copied, and deleted. Cache key indexing is available for the following caches:

  • Access Result cache

  • Item cache

  • Item paths cache

  • Paths cache

To enable cache key indexing:

  • Create a patch file and set all cache key indexing settings to true as shown. The following example enables cache key indexing on the Content Delivery and Standalone roles only:

    RequestResponse
    <configuration
        xmlns:patch="http://www.sitecore.net/xmlconfig/" 
        xmlns:set="http://www.sitecore.net/xmlconfig/set/">
        <sitecore>
            <settings>
                <setting name="Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.AccessResultCache" set:value="true"/>
                <setting name="Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.ItemCache" set:value="true"/>
                <setting name="Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.ItemPathsCache" set:value="true"/>
                <setting name="Caching.CacheKeyIndexingEnabled.PathCache" set:value="true"/>
            </settings>
        </sitecore>
    </configuration>

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