You can use the Content Editor Web Part to add formatted text, tables, hyperlinks, and images to a Web Part Page.

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Can I Use SharePoint's Web Services to Edit a Content Editor Web Part?

Is it possible for me to change both the properties & the HTML of a content editor web part on a publishing page using SharePoint 2010's web services? If so, would you mind pointing me in the ...
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SP2010 - Edit in Sharepoint Designer open in Word

I'm completely stuck on this issue that keeps reoccuring for my organizations Sharepoint Administrators. On a Site Page under Site Actions, selecting the option 'Edit in Sharepoint Designer' opens ...
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Multicast playing of video inside SharePoint

If I use the Flow Player (http://flowplayer.org/) to play videos (which is stored on a network storage) using the Content Editor Web Part in SharePoint 2007, will the videos operate in a multicast way ...
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“the HTML source you entered might have been modified”

"the HTML source you entered might have been modified" In SharePoint 2010, this is the scary message you get everytime you use the "edit HTML source" button with the Content Editor Web Part. In ...
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Copy and paste for images in SharePoint

It seems that whether it's a content editor web part or publishing page, copying and pasting images is a poor user experience in SharePoint. The user needs to upload the image somewhere first, then ...
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5 Dashboards 1 list. Need each dashboard edit view to show different list fields

I don't have access to the original source code. I can use infopath 2010, sharepoint designer 2010 and access to use CEWPs. I have 5 Dashboards connected to 1 list. This is just one# Each ...
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Tracking changes to a Content Editor Web Part and sending email

Is it possible to track changes made to a content editor web part and alert users to these changes? Basically, the same thing that I would do with a list, but with a CEWP instead? Thanks, Ninel
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How to resolve “Cannot retrieve the URL specified in the Content Link property”

Salvete! I have a Content Editor Web part into which I want to load a simple bit of html (just an input box and a button or two). The file is at /_layouts/myfolder/myfile.html When I use the "Test ...
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Why am I unable to save JavaScript in a Content Editor Web Part?

I am trying to follow this link and put all the code in a CEWP as suggested. After saving the page the code goes away (except for the gear part, top line). I could really use some help if possible.
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jQuery and SharePoint 2010 - How can I tell is the page is in edit mode, using javascript?

I have some javascript in a CEWP that I want to execute only when the page is in display mode. I've used firebug to scour the page for some "msEditMode" type of variable or something I can rely on. ...
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Customising Data Sheet View

I'm using SharePoint 2007, with custom list. I'm using Content Editor web part in order to design my list. {In my list the row color determined through the item ststus. e.g: If the status equal to ...
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Custom Page Layout in Sharepoint 2013 Foundation

Sharepoint comes with a set of Text Layout Templates. How can I create my own custom Text Layouts under Sharepoint 2013 Foundation. What I'm trying to achieve is a shown below. PS: I do not have ...
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2013 - Setting Object Height to 100% Issues

I've been running into some very bizarre issues. Something that seems (and should be) pretty simple. What I'm trying to is have objects fill a new page's height 100%. Initially, I was trying this ...
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Security trimmed content based on group membership (target audience)

I realize that content editor web parts can utilize audience targeting in the full version of SharePoint. I'd like to go one step further and actually target content within my CEWP to specific groups. ...
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Content editor web part “Cannot retrieve properties at this time” and “Cannot save your changes”

I have an issue with the Content Editor Web Part. Whenever I edit the content I get the following error message: "Cannot retrieve properties at this time." and then when I click OK and proceed with ...
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content editor webpart changes relative path to absolute path

we have a sharepoint 2010 webapplication which is extended for anonymous access. Inside the company we use http://A (dns record is not public, it works only inside the company) From outside it's ...
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Content Editor and RSS Viewer Conflict

I'm using the RSS Viewer webpart on a page with no issue. If I add a Content Editor Webpart to the the page (doesn't matter if I add content or leave it as the blank default) the RSS Viewer works ...
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Disable a form text field with jquery in CEWP not working in Chrome/Firefox

I want to simply disable a text field (specifically a "person/group" field text box) from being editable on the edit form page of my list item. I have it working in IE using a Content Editor Web Part ...
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Diffferent methods of retreving site column values

I'm wondering if there are any differences between retrieving value of a site column (RichHtmlField) via PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField vs getting its value via Container.DataItem? ...
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Dynamic embedding of flash video

I can successfully hard code an embed path in a Content Editor WebPart(CEWP) or link a CEWP to a text file that has the embed path, but this is hard coded because the CEWP is not connectable and I ...
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Add content editor webpart programmatically and still keep it editable

Essentially what I want is to pre-load the existing content editor with some text may be from a configuration(by adminstrator) or from the list. So I am creating a custom wp that will act like a ...
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How to put an iFrame with a QueryString appended in its src in the ContentEditorWebPart?

I have a SharePoint site Page in which i need to put an iFrame element to display a web page.To achieve that I wrote some html and javascript within CDATA tag inside the Content section of a ...
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How to Create Piechart in sharepoint 2010 Based on the List item Values? Only using Javascript/jquery

I have a CustomList in Sharepoint 2010 as Mentioned Below.have two columns Team and Values of Team List A Team ValuesofTeam A 9 A 6 B 7 C ...
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Javascript is changing in Content Editor WebPart

I want to add this a Widget in my sharepoint site. But every time someone edit the page, it mess the script. Someome knows why sharepoint is changing the script? And how to avoid it? The script that ...
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JavaScript with CEWP using ClientContext, do I need to add src to tag?

I am new to SP Dev and I am trying to add some CEWPs that reference javascript I have placed in text files and uploaded to a document library. For bland functions it seems to work fine, however for ...
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Can I edit a publishing page using Powershell?

I have a bunch (technical term) of publishing pages within a single subsite of my site collection that contain a broken link. I'm wonder if it's at all possible to use Powershell to perform a 'global' ...
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Error on page when using an iframe in a Content Editor Web Part

I am trying to set up on iframe on a SharePoint 2007 page that will show the most current project report uploaded to a document library. Here is my code, inserted into the page in the source of a ...
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How to save a textarea field and show it on return to that page

I'm trying to build a training system in Sharepoint 2007 where there will be a textarea at the bottom of each page for the user to enter their responses to questions or statements. All I need is for ...
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How to Roll back Sharepoint content editor webpart

I have content editor on my team site where I added several links. But today while adding some new links, content editor crashed. so now when I tried to open site containing content editor, browser ...
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How to generate link based on selected list item?

I have a Knowledge Base template site that I'm trying to customize. I want to create a simple search site, with just two items on it: - a dropdown menu which displays content of "Keywords" list (from ...
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Content editor WP mangles code

I'm having issues using the content editor web part on publishing pages of a SharePoint 2010 site. I paste the following JavaScript into a CEWP: <script> $(document).ready(function () { ...
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Changing Content Editor Programatically - Client model API?

Is it at all possible to make changes to or add a content editor to a page using only the Client Object Model API? There does not appear to be any reference to a ContentEditorWebPart dll.
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Where is the Spell Checker in the Content Editor Web Part in SharePoint 2010?

Has the Spell Checker been removed from the CEWP in 2010? In 2007 users using the Rich Text option could spell check content. In 2010, the ribbon is showing no option to spell check. It does however ...
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SharePoint & Protocol-Relative URL's

A common web development trick is to use protocol-relative URL's, i.e. we drop the scheme part of the URL, e.g. http, and based on the scheme of the page the URL's take will use that scheme. However ...
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Overwrite the default font for Content editor webpart in sharepoint 2010

I added a content editor webpart in my sharepoint page. By default it is using 'Verdan' font type. How would I change it to 'Arial' ?
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Change default font-size in Content Editor

I need to change the default font-size in Sharepoint 2010 Content Editor. I've tried to set .ms-rte-wpbox {...} CSS property as suggested somewhere on web but it didn't work. Any help would be ...
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Set font size for web part zone

I have SP2010 Web Part Page with several Content Editor web parts in the 'body' Web Part Zone. I would like to set the typeface and point size of the titles displayed in the web part chrome. It seems ...
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Get selected items from JavaScript in the document library view

I have a page in which I have placed XsltListView web part to show the view of the picture library. Above that view I have placed a link using Content Editor Web Part which redirects to other web ...
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SharePoint Edit Mode Javascript error in edit mode

I am not able to edit the page from the browser. I used to change and edit webparts when suddenly in the edit mode everything looks like it is locked/stalled. When I open the debugger tool, I saw a ...
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Cross Browser Local File Viewer in Content Editor Web Part

Is there a way to use the content editor web part (in SharePoint 2010 standard edition) to view files on a network (given an absolute path using and iframe) that will work in IE, FireFox, Chrome, ...
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Why Do My Content Editor Web Parts Have “noindex” Class?

When i create a content editor web part on a publishing page in SharePoint 2010, the following code is created: <div WebPartID="151e7c56-689b-48ef-ab7e-7f8ed3958cb5" HasPers="false" ...
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How to retrieve all choice field values using ecmascript – SharePoint 2010 and bind to html dropdown in the content editor webpart

I need to bind the sharepoint 2010 choice column in the HTml dropdown of the content editor webpart.. I have followed this blog could not able to achieve my requirement. ...
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Dynamically Setting a List View on a WebPart Page

I have been unable to load a page showing a dynamicaly selected View. I can not just display the List itself (Although this would allow me to specify the View in the URL) because I need to modify ...
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ArgumentOutOfRangeException after editing a page

I am replacing a colleague for the support of a SharePoint 2010 intranet. I have edited a page to move a webpart below another webpart. An ASP .Net exception page has been displayed after clicking the ...
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Clicking on WebPart modifies page layout

I'm building a custom dashboard with some CEWP's and List webparts, using a three column page layout. Whenever I interact with (click) one of the columns, it adjusts the layout. In this particular ...
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Content link URL for a content editor web part

I'm creating a content editor web part that needs to point to the site collection root. Currently, for it's "Content Link" URL field, I have ../../SiteAssets/js/jquery-rotator/slider.txt but this is ...
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how to conditionally show a content editor webpart

how to conditionally show a content editor webpart based on user currently logged in. I have 2 links on my webpart page, and i need to show one of the link to only a specific user. is there a out of ...
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Is there a simple override method to change the background of a webpart? SP 2010

Found out how to change the background of one single page (body of that page). This works when I want a single page or two to have a specific background instead of modifying a master page. Is there ...
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Horizontal Rule in Content Editor Web Part?

When editing rich text in a CEWP, as typical not-admin user, how does one go about inserting a horizontal rule? Google has not been my friend. I'm loathe to tell the users they need to edit the HTML ...
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Open SP page in a model popup and click close should close browser

I want to open a sharepoint page to be opened in a model popup with only close option. I should be able to adjust the size of the popup as well . And onclick of close ,the browser should be closed . I ...