When logging into Sitecore 9 and trying to access the Launchpad (
/sitecore/shell/sitecore/client/applications/launchpad) – you may get the following error:
The partial view '/sitecore/shell/client/Speak/Layouts/Layouts/Speak-Layout.cshtml' was not found or no view engine supports the searched locations. The following locations were searched:
This is actually an easy one – make sure you have configured your site to either
Standalone mode. In your Web.config:
<add key="role:define" value="ContentManagement" />
In my case – for testing, I had swapped to
ContentDelivery mode and forgotten to change back.