In SharePoint by using a page viewer web part, you will be able to show a page, file, or folder in a SharePoint site. Here I will show you how to use Page Viewer Web Part in SharePoint 2016/2013 or SharePoint Online.
SharePoint Online tutorial contents:
SharePoint page viewer web part displays another web page on this web part page. You can add a page to display by Specifying URL link or giving path in SharePoint 2016/2013.
By using Page viewer web part you can display files or documents from a document library, even you can be able to display an external site web part inside a page viewer web part in SharePoint 2016.
- You can use the Page Viewer Web Part only in a browser that supports the HTML IFRAME element.
- Displaying a file or a folder requires Microsoft Internet Explorer.
Now I will show you how you can add a page viewer web part to a web part page in SharePoint 2016/2013 or SharePoint Online.
Open the SharePoint web part page. Click on Add a Web part.
Click on Media and Content from Categories section and then select Page Viewer from Parts.
This will add the Page Viewer Web Part into the web part page like below:
To configure the page viewer web part, click on Edit Web Part like below or you can also directly click on “open the tool pane” link like below:
This will open the web part properties window, Expand Page Viewer tab. Then in the “To specify a link, type a URL or path” link box, enter the file, folder or web page URL like below. Then click on Apply -> OK.
The webpage appears on the same webpage. Click on OK and stop Editing to view the SharePoint web part page.
Similarly, as per requirement, you can add multiple page viewer web parts into a SharePoint web part page in SharePoint 2016/2013 or SharePoint Online.
If you are facing an issue like “Only secure content is displayed” in SharePoint online page viewer web part or the page view web part shows a blank page or SharePoint online page viewer not working, then you can read the below articles to solve the issue:
In this SharePoint 2016 tutorial, I have explained how you can use page viewer web part in SharePoint 2016/2013 or SharePoint Online.
Hello Everyone!! I am Bhawana a SharePoint MVP and having about 10+ years of SharePoint experience as well as in .Net technologies. I have worked in all the versions of SharePoint from wss to Office 365. I have good exposure in Customization and Migration using Nintex, Metalogix tools. Now exploring more in SharePoint 2016 🙂 Hope here I can contribute and share my knowledge to the fullest. As I believe “There is no wealth like knowledge and no poverty like ignorance”