Visualforce missing as option on Page Include component

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Why is Visualforce missing as an option under the Page Include component on one of my Skuid pages?

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Peter Herzog

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John Nelson, Product Manager

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Hey Peter.

This feature was rolled back as part of the Spring 14 release. The primary reason is that inserting visualforce pages into skuid pages opens up all sorts of issues where Javscript can conflict and the page actions returned by the VF page's controller can take over the entire page. 

We recommended you use a template component with an iframe to pull in your VF pages, as it allows execution of the page's JS to occur in its own private context. If needed, you can always bubble up JS events/functions via window.parent. 

Sorry for the confusion! 
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Kaede Holland

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Hey - I am so close but so far. 

What am I doing wrong here? How do i get the little component to show up instead of pulling in an entire page?

Here is the start of the visualforce I am trying to pull in:


<apex:page sidebar="false" extensions="HubSpot_Inc.HubSpotController" standardController="Lead">
  <apex:stylesheet value="{!$Resource.HubSpot_Inc__hubspotcss}"/>
  <apex:stylesheet value=""/>

    <div class="hs-iframe-page">
        <apex:outputPanel rendered="{!hsIntelExists==false}">
          <div class="hsheader">
              <img src="" height="20" width="53" />
          <h2>No HubSpot Data on file.</h2>
        <apex:repeat value="{!hsIntels}" var="hsIntel">
          <apex:outputPanel rendered="{!hideIframeIntels[hsIntel.HubSpot_Inc__Portal_ID__c] != 'true'}">
            <apex:iframe height="200px" width="100%" src="{!hsIntel.HubSpot_Inc__HubSpot_Detail__c}embed/" />
          <apex:outputPanel rendered="{!hideIframeIntels[hsIntel.HubSpot_Inc__Portal_ID__c] == 'true'}">
	          <div class="hsheader">
	              <img src="" height="20" width="53" />
	              <apex:outputPanel >
	                  <div class="hsIntelColumn" style="float:right;">
	                      <div class="hsdmz">
	                          <a class="btn small submit" href="{!hsIntel.hubspot_detail__c}" target="_blank" style="border:0;background-color:#444;">
	                              <span class="corner left"></span>
	                              <span class="nested">
	                              View Lead in HubSpot</span>
	                              <span class="arrow next"></span>
	                              <span class="nested ie7_spacer"></span>
	                              <span class="corner right"></span>
	          <div class="hsbody">
	              <div class="hsIntelColumn" style="max-height:180px;overflow:auto;">
	                  <h2>Visit Information</h2>
	                  <tr class="hsitem">
	                      <td class="hslabel"><label>Found Site Via</label></td>
	                      <td class="hsdata"><span>{!foundSiteViaMap[hsIntel.portal_id__c]}</span></td>
	                  <tr class="hsitem">
	                      <td class="hslabel"><label>First Visit</label></td>
	                      <td class="hsdata"><span>{!earliestVisitMap[hsIntel.portal_id__c]}</span></td>
	                  <tr class="hsitem">
	                      <td class="hslabel"><label>Recent Visit</label></td>
	                      <td class="hsdata"><span>{!latestVisitMap[hsIntel.portal_id__c]}</span></td>
	                  <tr class="hsitem">
	                      <td class="hslabel"><label># of Visits</label></td>
	                      <td class="hsdata"><span>{!totalVisitsMap[hsIntel.portal_id__c]}</span></td> 
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Be aware, though, that the isdtp feature is not officially supported outside the service console and can cause other problems (for example, "the isdtp parameter will break any and all apex:outputLink elements on a visualforce page with the apex:page showHeader parameter set to false"). It does seem to work most of the time and I know that a lot of developers use this parameter, but it's something you'll want to keep an eye on in case Salesforce drops support for it without warning.
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If anyone is trying to do this with Person Accounts. This is how we made it work
 <iframe src="/apex/HubSpot_Inc__HubSpotContactIntelligence?Id={{{{PersonContactId}}}}&isdtp=vw" width="100%" height="300px" frameborder="0"/>
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Thanks Dave. 
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I am also trying to include a third party visualforce page in my SKUID lead detail page.  I tried both of the above iFrame code suggestions and can't get either to work.  I get a greyed-out box with the message "Unable to resolve the server's DNS address".  Any ideas?
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Thanks for the "100%" tip!