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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How do I stop an InputFormTextBox from becoming read only when using an UpdatePanel?

I'm using update panels within a SharePoint 2010 form - I know update panels aren't the best thing to be using in the first place, but time is a issue on our project - and after a user triggers a ...
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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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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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How to add rich text content programmatically using Managed Client Object Model?

I am building a Silverlight application that interacts with SharePoint through Managed Client Object Model. One of the functionalities of the app is to update a list item field with rich text content. ...
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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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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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Unneeded DIVs added to content

Why does SharePoint add the following to text entered into rich text fields of list items? <div class="ExternalClass85AC900AB26A481DBDC8ADAE7A02F039"><p>....</p></div> We've ...
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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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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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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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New Line Character in Rich Text Box with InfoPath 2010

I have a rich text box in an InfoPath 2010 form (will be used in the browser) that I want to have some default text similar to: Text A: Text B: Tried a few methods around use an XML resource file ...
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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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Return a rich text managed property in search results

I am working with a custom list in Sharepoint 2010. The list has nine custom columns, some of which are rich text. I've mapped these custom columns to managed properties so that I can return them ...
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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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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 ...
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How to change the default font face and size in the text editor of the ribbon

Is it possible to change the default font face and size in the SharePoint 2010 Rich Text Editor Ribbon control? If so how? Note: I need this to work throughout SharePoint, not just when changing ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Created a custom image uploader for the Rich Text Editor, but how do I insert the image?

Some background: I have created a custom image uploader for my rich text editor. I feel like I have taken the functionality most of the way, currently it can: Upload the image to another server ...
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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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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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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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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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Enhanced rich text and Web Parts

In SharePoint 2010, when using SharePoint list and column type "multiple line of text" with Enhanced Rich Text option (which allows inserting images, html code etc.), how can I enable to allow ...
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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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Block overwrite in Site Assets Library?

I'm working on a SP2010 list where any authenticated user may submit list entries. Each list entry has a rich text column allowing uploaded images, etc. Those uploaded images get deposited into the ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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SharePoint 2013 Rich Text Editor

I'm adding a responsive grid to the SP RTE and have added custom class names to several grids. When a user selects Styles (Page Elements, and Text Styles) from ribbon, the RTE is removing class names ...
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Rich text editor column stripping URL from hyperlink pointing to network location

I have a list with a rich text column. When I add a hyperlink (using the toolbar) that points to a network location, SharePoint is stripping the URL from hyperlink. Hyperlinks with URLs to web sites ...
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Sort and Filter Rich Text

i have a sharepoint list with a few rich text columns but in the view the headlines of these doesnt have the button to sort or filter them like all other non rich text columns have. is there a way to ...
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Pasting a rendered link to a rich-text column with the list in datasheet view

I'm trying to paste a rendered link, i.e., a link from within a Word or Excel file, into a rich-text column in SharePoint's datasheet view... Pasting from Excel, I get a working link, but it's the URL ...
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SP 2013 - Disable Upload in Enhanced RichTextField

We are using an enhanced RichTextField as Description Field where Users are able to paste Images into their Description. Unfortunately, SharePoint by design also offers an upload function within the ...
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SharePoint Enhanced Rich Text - Modifying Link Issue

One of our user is using an "Enhanced Rich Text" column in a list in SharePoint 2010. They are using "Insert Link --> From Address" button and adding a link. SharePoint is modifying the link and ...
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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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Why aren't the editing tools available when I am editing a “Multiple lines of text” field allowing rich text?

I have a site column set as "Multiple lines of text" and, under "Specify the type of text to allow:", "Enhanced rich text" is selected. When In the "Edit Properties" dialog, placing my cursor in the ...
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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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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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How to insert javascript HTML code into Multi line Sharepoint 2007 text field

I have a Javascript variable that contain HTML code as follows: <DIV>Hello World<BR>Welcome to SharePoint Stack Exchange</DIV> So, how do I insert it into the SharePoint 2007 ...
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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?