The Rich Text Format (often abbreviated RTF) is a proprietary document file format with published specification developed by Microsoft Corporation since 1987 for Microsoft products and for cross-platform document interchange.

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RichTextField vs NoteField class

I'm about to create a field called details so I was thinking to make it a NoteField then I discoverd RichTextField. And I found out that RichTextField inherits from NoteField which is a text box for ...
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Remove all span tags from SharePoint 2010 Rich Text Editor (RTE)

I have users copying and pasting content from a webpage into a SharePoint 2010 RTE. Unbeknownst to them, they are also copying styles that the RTE converts to span tags. Upon paste, I'd like to ...
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What happened to multiple lines of text text format and append changes only settings?

I have created a document library. Next, I wanted to add a Multiple lines of text field and have Append changes only option selected. But, to my surprise, once I choose the field type, I was not ...
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Add new stlyes to Rich Text Editor ribbon in SP2013 Online

I'm working with the preview version of Office 365 at the moment and would like users to be able to select the Callout 2 option which was available in SP2010 and we've been using for particular ...
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maximum size of file attachments in rich text fields

When a custom list has a multi line text column which allows rich text, users have the possibility to add files to this rich text field (not as an attachment to the list item, but as attachments to ...
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Change default font in rich text field

Using Sharepoint 2010 Foundation I got a list with a field that is Multiple lines of text/Enhanced rich text. I want to change the default font and font-size for this field (and other rich text ...
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DVWP xslt - text only from rich text field

Is there a simple built in xslt function or easy way to strip the html tags from a rich text field in a sharpoint list? I only want to return the text the end user put in. The scenerio is im ...
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Remove languages from spell checker

What is the best way to hide or remove languages from the spell checker? I want to reduce the available languages down to only three entries.
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Sending richText format in email (currently using SPUtility.sendemail)

I have a list field that contains hyperlinks and richtextformat. To send the emai I am using Spweb web = spcontext.current.web; StringDictionary headers = new StringDictionary(); ...
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Extra divs appearing in rich text editor

We're using the HTML Styles menu to give our content editors predefined headers to use when creating pages. In order to allow them to remove formatting they have added, I've created a paragraph ...
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Workflow to copy data from a Rich Text Field to a Text Field (Multi-line)

I tried using a workflow that will copy data from a rich text field to a text field (with multi-line enabled) in a online-based infopath form but without success. Are there other ways to do that?
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Rich Text fields in New Item Dialog - IE9

I had an issue with a number of things due to upgrading my web application's master page to utilize IE9 for HTML 5 and CSS 3 goodies. The problem is this breaks a LOT of things in SharePoint 2010. ...
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Rich Text Comparison in Sharepoint List 2010

I want to compare two rich text fields in sharepoint list form. And also highlight the difference between the textfields data. Is it possible to do this with Sharepoint Designer 2010 itself? or else ...
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Inserting ordered or unordered lists in custom rich text editor breaks the dom

I have a div that is part of a custom web part. Once a user clicks an edit-button I want the div to turn into a rich text field to allow the user to edit the contents as they would edit any rich text ...
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Text in Datasheet view defaults to black highlighting (can datasheet view be configured at all?)

I'm not overly experienced with Sharepoint, but usually my Google-fu is pretty good...until now. Office 2007, SP 2007, Win7/Vista environment, I am a subsite administrator. When viewing a ...
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How to add programatically a RichtText field to a contenttype

THe following code throws me an exception, System.ArgumentNullException: Key cannot be null. Parameter name: key at System.Collections.Hashtable.get_Item(Object key) at ...
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How to migrate c# application to Web Control to use in SharePoint application

I have created C# application which use Microsoft.SharePoint Namespace. That Application let the user to select the wiki page and available anchors inside that wiki page. Now I migrated that C# ...
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Trying to make certain text colored in sharepoint column

I'm using Sharepoint 2007 and Infopath. I've created a Document Library and populate the library using Infopath. the Library is used as a log.. users enter log entries using an infopath form which ...
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Count Words For the SharePoint List Item

I need to count the words of SharePoint List Item. I have used code, but it shows me only 0 words though I type several words. When I used an alert for holdtextvalue it shows me blank value. Can ...
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Customize styles in SP2010 WYSIWYG editor?

How can I customize the styles available in the WYSIWYG editor in SharePoint 2010? I'd like to replace the OOTB styles with ones that match our style guide. I found a reference online that mentions ...
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What do you call the menu that pop up after clicking the infopath rich text field & how to change the position?

In a web based infopath form for SharePoint (2007), whenever you click on a rich text field box, a menu will pop up showing a few icons that can help you to format the formatting of the text in your ...
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Rich text - add additional insert types to ribbon

We have a requirement to insert new types of custom objects (for the sake of discussion, let's say a video) into the rich text area: How do we customize this part of the ribbon for the Rich Text ...
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SharePoint RTE: How to attach to mousedown events (like bold, italic does)

When clicking on bold text in the RTE (rich text editor), magically the ribbon button for bold: get's activated. The same happens for the other format option buttons you can see on the screenshot. I ...
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Modify RichHtmlField in SP2010 Master Page?

I'd like to modify the RichHtmlField to disable the color controls in SharePoint 2010. I tried adding this to my master page: <PublishingWebControls:RichHtmlField FieldName="PublishingPageContent" ...
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Customize rich editor to allow <pre> tags?

In a WIKI site, I'd like to allow users to input <pre> tags. My goal is to use a syntax highlighter to build a small KB for he IT team. How can I setup the rich editor to easily produces ...
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Rich Text Box in sharepoint 2010

I have a custom web part which is has a rich text box. When I add any text, tables, images, etc, they get saved in the list column with the data type rich text box. So when we have couple of ...
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get first 50 characters from richtextboxA to richtextboxB or textbox using visual webpart sharepoint 2010

I want to copy only first 5o characters from the richtextboxA to either a textbox or richtextboxB.... in a visual webpart ..the richtextboxA can have images,tables formating,html, blank spaces.. if it ...
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RichText Box in sharepoint 2010 visual webpart

I have a rich text box in share point 2010 visual web part...i want to get only first 2 lines of the rich text box..any suggestions? i tried getting the line by using cRichtextbox.Lines but it throws ...
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Alternative to hook into RTE javascript [closed]

I'm looking to add some logic when a HTML element (input, button, .. but no regular text) is clicked inside the RTE control on a publishing page. One of the solutions I've been thinking about is ...
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rich text to plain text

List consists from Title (Single line of text) and Content (Multiple lines of text - Enhanced rich text) columns. I need to get snippet from Content column(~125 first symbols). I've found that text ...
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Can I promote a column from plain text to rich text?

If I have an existing list with a multiple-lines-of-text column, with data, can I promote that column to be rich text? I had a look in powershell and see that there's a richtext = false flag but it ...
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Reusable content across site collection for rich text editor

Is it possible to have access to the root site collection's Reusable Content list in all its web sites? If not, how do you add the list to a web site? I'm trying to put some common UI elements in this ...
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Can you have lookup column to rich text field

Can a SharePoint 2010 lookup column point to a multi-line rich text field in another list? From what I'm reading, it can only see single-line text fields in the other list, which limits its use in our ...
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Customizing SharePoint 2010 MS RTE

I found this blog -- customizing rich text editor, but what I don't understand is the part where the author writes Set the PrefixStyleSheet-Property of the RichHtmlField. The classname has to be ...
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Upload Image in CEWP without Rad Editor (WSS 3.0)

I have a Project Web Access (WSS 3.0) site collection where I can't use the Telerik Rad Editor as a rich text editor (long story). My problem is that my users are accustomed to the Rad Editor's image ...
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How can I hide inline editing controls for a given security group?

Does anybody know of a way of hiding the 'Edit' and 'Delete' controls provided within inline editing to people within the Viewers group?
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How do I edit the HTML source of a rich text column?

I have a list with some text columns as Rich Text. I need to edit the HTML behind the scenes. Is there a way to do it?
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Exposing contents of multi-rich column in a custom webpart

Scenario : Sharepoint 2010 foundation site with a custom ASPX page. The custom ASPX page has a webpart wherein I read the contents of a multi-richtext field from a list. I want to know within the ...
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SPListItem removing HTML attributes?

I want to add this to an SPListItem HTML field (Multiline text) <a href="#" onclick="OpenDispPage('Table 1.1', 'table');" >Text</a> and this is what SharePoint makes out of it when I ...
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Rich Text Editor Error Messages

My SharePoint system is experiencing problems when users attempt to edit a web-part text using the Rich Text Editor. Upon selecting "Edit" from the web-part and clicking the "Rich Text Editor" button ...
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How can I have a Rich text box in a custom webpart?

In a custom Web part (actually on the home page, but I think it doesn't matter), I want to let the users input some rich content, keeping the Ribbon functionalities; same as the OOB rich text columns. ...
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RichHtmlField and docking toolbar

The RichHtmlField (used in a MOSS publishing page layout) has a toolbar that pops up up when editing the text in the field. This toolbar can be dragged around the page, but it gets a bit annoying when ...
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How do you put a hyperlink into a multiline text field?

When typing text into a multiline rich text field, I want to put some hyperlinks in. How do I do that?
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Changing page layout across site collections?

I'm trying to customize the OOTB Markup Styles in the Ribbon in SP2010 for the Rich Text Editor. I've found some documentation about the process, and one of the first steps is to add a ...
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Disabling/bypassing Rich Text Editor validation

I've implemented a custom ribbon button/dialog to insert a link to a document contained in a third party DMS. The DMS client installs a protocol handler that allows the use of links such as the ...
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Is there a way to insert a <blockquote> in a Rich text column?

We have a List in our Sharepoint that we use for reporting quality assurance issues. One of the columns is a 'Description' column which is defined as a Rich text column, is there anyway to insert ...
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2007 CEWP - Rich Text box - Best way to insert image?

I am a power end user/non-programmer person..so please don't send me in the "custom code" direction--thanks! I need this to be an easy fix! (hopefully) --- I have a CEWP - and am editing it using the ...
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Editing Web page in HTML instead of Rich Text editor

Noob here, so please go easy with the jargon and advanced SP concepts. :-) Here's my problem: I created a page via SITE ACTIONS > CREATE > WEB PAGES > BASIC PAGE. That gave me the Rich Text editor, ...
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Display a rich text column in a content query web part

Using SP2010, I have a list containing a column with rich text (i.e. contains html). I would like to display this column using a content query web part - but when I do, it displays the actual html, ...
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Implement the existing RichText editor in jQuery form

I have been working hard to develop custom forms that are completely done in jQuery/javascript. I can create all of the fields I want except for the richtext editor fields. I know sharepoint uses some ...