debugging the text editor in sharepoint

tl dr; run IE in 32-bit mode. Seriously. I know. That’s what I said, too. I’ve been using Sharepoint 200712 with my group, to share information about groups and projects on campus. It’s been working, but we just started using the wiki tool3, and my inability to make the visual text editor turn on became really troublesome. I’d never been able to get the visual editor to show up. I looked in settings - the visual editor in Sharepoint 2007 is implemented as an ActiveX control4 so I made sure I was running Internet Explorer5 (IE9 on Win7)....

July 16, 2012 · 3 min