Suppose I have a 3<sup>rd</sup> party Web Part (source code provided, with Web Part deployed as a Feature) that’s installed and used in several Sites within
a Site Collection. I want to make changes not to the source code (which would require updating the assembly and deploying the changes as an updated Feature/Solution Package), but to property values of the Web Part that exist.
Say the WP exists on 10 pages, and I want to change the WP’s Title property from “Amazing Vendor Web Part” to “My New Title”.
First, would this be considered an “out-of-band” patch?
Not that it matters terribly how to label this…
Second, would the ideal approach be to simply add code within a Feature Receiver in that Web Parts VS project (the Feat
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