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    Two of the most versatile and powerful widgets available in Jive are the HTML and Formatted Text Widgets. Be it security concerns or embedding a video, by utilizing the information in this FAQ you'll be able to master some of the most helpful widgets in the entire platform.


    How do I Embed a Video in the HTML Widget?

    Embedding a video into the HTML Widget requires proper code.

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    Copy your Embed code, locate your HTML Widget.  HTML Widgets are most commonly located on Group Overview pages, accessible via the Manage > Overview Page menu option.

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    Edit the HTML Widget & Paste the Embed Code, click Save.

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    Publish Layout and confirm the video plays as expected.



    Why does the text not display correctly when using different font sizes in the Formatted Text Widget?

    This is a confirmed bug (JIVE-34034) with the Jive 6.0.2 and 6.0.3.  The bug is currently open and unresolved, an example of the bug is included below.


    My Overview Page doesn't load correctly after I modified my HTML Widget?

    This process is documented here, a working demonstration, please take a minute to watch this video.



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