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Clearing formatting of pasted text in Tridion RTF field

Without knowing your full requirements, it is difficult to propose a specific solution. However, some options that you may want to consider are: Make the Schema field plain text. Obvioulsy this isn'...
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Unwanted Namespaces in Rendered Output

The reason that you get the namespace is because DWT outputs XHTML by default. I've usually just done the cleanup using a custom "find and replace" TBB as you've mentioned in your question. However, ...
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Include <picture> element in RTF Text Field

By default SDL Tridion 2013 SP1 is not setup to be fully HTML 5 compliant (this is also still the case for Web 8 for that matter). You can extend the RTF field to allow HTML 5 tags, and this can be ...
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Allowing tags in the Rich Text Field

I am going to give it a shot... What I would do is to use a different syntax for the tag in the RTF: instead of < h:output >something< \h:output > I would do something like { h:output } ...
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Less than or equal to symbol in RTF field

When you switch views, the data is loaded into an XML document in order to allow the format area XSLT to be executed. When this happens, the serialisation format is lost, and you have an in-memory ...
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Applying advanced styles to embedded RTF Images in DXA

When the DXA publishes binaries (either linked from MM link fields, or embedded in RTF) it publishes the original full res image. When the image is rendered by a view, it will be resized according to ...
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Special Characters not rendering properly on live website

There are normally three places that I would check for character display issues such as this: Do the characters look correct inside of the Components in the Tridion Content Management Explorer (CME)? ...
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RTF hyperlink to component: open button grayed out

Mine too is greyed out if I choose a Component as the link type. However, the open button becomes enabled if using http:// as the link type, and can be used to open the linked page (e.g. The BBC ...
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How can I enter right-to-left (RTL) content?

You won't need to flip anything for the content to work. The editing fields in Tridion support RTL languages just fine. You'll want to mark it as RTL in the HTML/CSS of the resulting web page, and ...
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How to deselect an allowed action via core service for a RTF field

I believe this is managed in the SchemaData of the schema your item uses, rather than the ItemFieldDefinitionData. If you don't know the schema ID your item will use you can use something like var ...
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Decimal code is changed to Sign symbol in RTF when switch between Design and Source tabs

The Tridion Rich Text Field stores unicode characters using an encoding that it manages internally (I believe it's something like UTF-16), and then it converts the characters to an HTML-compliant ...
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Customize the Font Face, Font Color and Font size options for a RTF in CMS ribbon

Yes, you can add your own fonts. See "Configuring system fonts" in the documentation. While you cannot replace the existing size options, you can add your own CSS classes - which then gives you full ...
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Unwanted Namespaces in Rendered Output

I've been looking at this issue today with Saurabh, he's pulling in content from a component into the middle of a <p> tag. when the content (which is from an RTF) contains a <p> - the ...
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Text in multiple columns

RTF field or any other field does not support it, also text in multi-column is a design requirement, don't try to achieve it through Schemas. In Tridion Design and Content is separate. you have to ...
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Why RTF adds extra tags for some HTML tags

Meta tag is meant for the head element. It's not something you normally let editors mess with in free form like RTF. Typically you render each field individually in you page template. By putting it ...
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Resolving Binary Links in RTF | OUT of the BOX

AFAIK, when you create component links in the RTF field, Tridion does not generates the binary link. You may refer the Process Download Links in Output extension for this purpose. This was written ...
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Text in multiple columns

Embeddable Schema A "Paragraph" embedded schema can create sets of author-friendly fields for templates by including: Subheading (Text) Body (Repeatable Rich Text Format area ) *"Section" or "Body" ...
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RTF Editor - Edit Existing Tables?

The trick here is selecting the table, once the entire table is selected, you can edit the table and all its properties via the Table (editor) button. The best way to select the entire table is just ...
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Decimal code is changed to Sign symbol in RTF when switch between Design and Source tabs

Look carefully at your design. It strikes me that you are approaching this in the wrong way. The point is that a Rich Text field is meant for allowing rich text editing by an end user. If you are hand-...
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Extra or missing node in Rich Text Format Area

I strongly suspect there's no single answer here given this issue has been around for many years, so I'll post a few quick thoughts to keep the conversation going.... Adding the <p> tags in ...
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DD4T RTF issue on websphere

make following changes in the file "dd4t-core/src/main/java/org/dd4t/core/util/XSLTransformer.java " comment selected lines and restart server.
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Where to Configure Properties for the New Custom Font Type?

There is no configuration available for the fonts. The only thing you can set is the name of the font to be available in the the list of fonts, that the Editors can select for the rich text format ...
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Does Tridion 2013 SP1 and RTF fields use WCAG 2.0 or WCAG 1.0?

According to this website: https://www.w3.org/WAI/WCAG20/from10/diff.php, WCAG 2.0 differs from 1.0 primarily in how each acceptance criteria is explained when a test fails to meet a criteria (in WCAG ...
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Let SDL WEB 8 Rich Text field support HTML 5

If it is possible, I doubt it would be supported because there could be dependencies inside the CME that aren't tested against the latest Tidy. However, IIRC, Tidy is not used by Tridion or Web. It is ...
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Embedding DXA entities other than images in RTF fields

In DXA 2.0 (R2 Data Model), Rich Text Field processing is done on CM-side: see method DataModelBuilder.BuildRichTextModel https://github.com/sdl/dxa-content-management/blob/master/Sdl.Web.Tridion....
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Style Dropdown is disabled in Web 8.5 RTF Field

The style dropdown offers choices based on the format area stylesheet which is installed on the content management server. On an 8.5 system this is located at: %TRIDION_HOME%\web\WebUI\Editors\Base\...
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Allowing tags in the Rich Text Field

If I've understood correctly, this is similar to an issue we had a few months ago and while changing the above file worked for most of what we wanted to add, there were a couple of tags that, like ...
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Why RTF adds extra tags for some HTML tags

It looks like you added the meta tag in the regular view of Tridion's rich-text editor. To include HTML code into your rich-text area, you should paste it into the Source view. If you are in Tridion'...
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Allowing tags in the Rich Text Field

Why not use a plain text field? You can store whatever you like in there. Rich text fields are designed to allow non-technical editors to inject content-with-markup into the website but as a developer ...
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Extending RTF in XPM

Extension you are referring was for UI-2012. so may be some IDs would have been changed in XPM 2013 Check for pageid, groupid, and following via inspecting. <ext:view name="EditorView"> ...
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