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The problem:  When browsing a web part page with query string parameters, the page displays an error text "Page Content field value. Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipisicing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ...".

This is very strang and annoying behaviour. I faced it now in SharePoint 2013 but there are blog posts explaining this error in the previous version as well.

The solution I found in the posts was not to used the reserved query string parameter
I agree this is good option but what about the cases when something is working in SharePoint 2010 and after the upgrade to 2013 it is not. And rewriting the logic is definitely time&money consuming task.

The solution I found is more simple.

The solution: Download a web part page from SharePoint 2010 environment. Upload it in SharePoint 2013 library using the Explorer View. Add you web part(s) in it. Browse the page with your query string parameters and it will work correctly.

I have done this with the publishing library Pages and was able to make my existing web parts working at the same urls, as in SharePoint 2010.

If I'm using the user interface to create a page in SharePoiont 2013, I can't use the url parameter ID which in my case was critical.

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