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Why does Magento list posting an item to cart under “Non-cacheable page checklist”?

I was reading this and I think I am misunderstanding something. It list this, "Use POST requests to modify Magento state (e.g., adding to shopping cart, wishlist, etc.)" under Non-cacheable page ...
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Magento 2 - Where to find information in the documentation about how to load a template in a CMS site?

You can load a template in a CMS page like this: {{block class="Magento\Framework\View\Element\Template" template="{Vendor}_{theme}::fotorama_slider.phtml"}} Where can I find more details about ...
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Magento 2 REST API object Reference?

For example, for the Product object on the POST it gives you a list of the Product properties and their data types, but does not provide any commentary on their use or valid values. Take the Status ...
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Where is the Magento 1.9 developer documentation?

The only good/bonafide documentation I can find is here: https://devdocs.magento.com/guides/m1x/magefordev/mage-for-dev-1.html but in that documentation it even states that there's much more to ...
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Are Magento Object propertyNames that are prefixed by “_” different from ones that aren't?

what does this tell me ? Is there a place in the devdoc's I wasn't able to find or is this a convention I don't know about? thanx for your help...
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Are there any Magento Code Release Notes?

I have been looking for some kind of code release notes. I have browsed through the released notes information and through all the versions trying to find any kind of clear statement where they say ...
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Online Customers --> How is this checked?

So, In this doc: Online Customers It is explained how Magento 2 checks if customers are online and how to set the interval to check this. BUT What is not so clear, is how Magento 2 does this. ...
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Magento 2 : How to write a custom extension? [closed]

There is already a question on how to write a custom extension at How to write a custom extension? , but most of the answers I read , while being good and really detailed are about magento 1, so felt ...
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Magento 2 - documentation library for modules

I am big fan of Java developer docs - http://devdocs.io/haxe~java/lang/abstractstringbuilder#codePointBefore ., I dont find similar one for magento 2. Can anyone share the link if you have a know how?
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Magento2 Documentation Suggestions or Issue Raising

Is there any way to make Suggestions or Raise Issues regarding the official Magento 2 docs? If so where and how is the best way to go about it?
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How to find valid values for fields in the REST API

I have been searching for documentation regarding the REST API. All I have found is the Swagger page. It gives a good overview but it doesn't provide any information about valid values for ...
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Generate images for performance testing

Looking at the official Magento 2 dev docs on the subject of generating data for performance testing, the example image suggests that product images are generated in the process. I ran the exact ...
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Magento 1.9 Where to get a full list of all magento functions / methods and their explanations [duplicate]

where to find a complete list of all Magento functions and methods and the explanation of them?
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Magento 2 xml/csv convert

I am trying to figure out how that an automatic feed (csv or xml) works within Magento 2. Does anyone know a page with information on how to do so? I have the xml product feed or the CSV product ...
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How I can see the native intern Magento 2 UI library?

I run the grunt documentation but I can't be able to see the docs, I saw a 404 page, why? http://dev.local/redstore/lib/web/css/docs/index.html
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Remove checkbox label

Is there a way to remove a checkbox label from above? I looked into documentation, but i didn't find any similar example.
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is there an official doc planning how to create a module

I've spent several hours reading magento 2's official documentation, and I haven't found how to create a module : The documentation explain the structure of the filesystem, list the files that we can ...
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Magento 2: Guide for All Collections

For now, I'm not able to find any guide for this. If I need to get all collection say for Example all Orders List so I will go to Vendor Magento Folder, Particular Module's di.xml file & checking ...
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Magento 2 API Reference [duplicate]

I cannot find an (official or not) API reference for Magento 2. /!\ I'm not looking for the reference of the REST API (http://devdocs.magento.com/swagger/index.html) or SOAP API, but I'm looking for ...
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Magento Block classes and docs

I've been using Magento 2 to do some theme development and I'm wracking my brain trying to find documentation for block classes. I've been digging through Block folders and stuff. I'm wondering if ...
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Reference for Magento2 best practices

First of all this might not be the right place to ask this question, if this is the case please let me know where the right place is? Currently there is the module best practice reference on http://...
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Insert in admin critical documentation for my module

My module has an import CSV functionality and I would like to explain in ~10 lines how that csv should be formatted, max size etc. I am using ui components. There is this <item name="notice" xsi:...
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Is there a Magento v.1.x developer reference like is Codex for WordPress?

Is there something like https://developer.wordpress.org/reference/ (Code Reference) for Magento CE v.1.x like this is for WordPress?
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Is there a Magento API reference?

Is there an API reference or documentation for Magento that I can refer to find out the methods available in the different Mage classes? Let's say I want to find out more about the method ...
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Where can I find documentation on the Varien Javascript library?

Magento ships with a number Varien javascript libraries (located under js/varien) which it uses for clientside features such as form validation. Where can I find an API guide for this, or high level ...
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Where on earth is the wiki?

I had dozens of informtive links bookmarked.. Now they're all gone. For example https://www.magentocommerce.com/wiki/1_-_installation_and_configuration/using_collections_in_magento Now all it does ...
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Magento 1 PHPDoc syntax incorrect?

I've noticed the following style PHPDoc declarations in Magento core code, and subsequently copied in Magento extensions: /** @var $varName Mage_Core_Model_Example */ Should it not follow the @var [...
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Does a complete “config.xml” reference exist?

I am in the process of writing some in-house documentation that goes a bit beyond the "hello world" examples that populate the internet and would like to start a complete reference wiki on some of the ...
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Why are so many PHP functions disallowed in the Magento ECG Coding Standard?

The Magento ECG Coding Standard seems to be (at least kind of) official as standard for Magento 1 extensions: https://github.com/magento-ecg/coding-standard But I don't understand the reasoning ...