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When are you going to fix the admitted error when using square brackets in text?

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Every time you release a new version I am disappointed because you fail to fix this glaring weakness in your product.

Many sites, especially those with news or journalistic content, REQUIRE the use of square brackets. Our site is one of those.

Please stop just making excuses and saying "there is no workaround" and just fix the problem. FIX IT, please, don't just acknowledge it.

No text extension should have a problem with standard English punctuation symbols.

Scott Johnson
Wheatstone Corporation

2 Answers

Alex Smirnov

More than a month ago #Permalink
Hi Scott,

I feel your frustration but the decision to strip out square brackets from texts within SP Page Builder built pages is fully merited, on security concerns and has not been made lightly. There is nothing to fix here, it's just the way our developers decided to take care of our customers websites security, per our official documentation. Nothing to apologise over either.

Have a nice weekend.



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