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Re: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour

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  • Dav Glass
    Edouard -- There isn t much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand because the
    Message 1 of 6 , Jul 1, 2008
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      Edouard --

      There isn't much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand because the A-Grade browsers actually support them quite well.


      Can you give me a little more info on what exactly you are looking fo?

      Dav

      Dav Glass
      dav.glass@...
      blog.davglass.com




      + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
      + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
      without bricks tied to its head +
      + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
      McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +



      ----- Original Message ----
      From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
      To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
      Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 6:25:06 AM
      Subject: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour

      Hi everybody,

      could you please tell me in what file is defined the bevaviour of
      buttons like "bold" or "italic" (Simple Editor's toolbar) ?

      I would like to understand how they work, but I can't find this piece
      of code...


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    • Edouard
      Thanks a lot for your reply. Actually I would like to create a new button that sets ALL the text in the editor to bold, wether it is selected or not. Do you
      Message 2 of 6 , Jul 1, 2008
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        Thanks a lot for your reply.

        Actually I would like to create a new button that sets ALL the text in
        the editor to bold, wether it is selected or not.

        Do you think this is possible?

        --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@...> wrote:
        >
        > Edouard --
        >
        > There isn't much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those
        buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand
        because the A-Grade browsers actually support them quite well.
        >
        >
        > Can you give me a little more info on what exactly you are looking fo?
        >
        > Dav
        >
        > Dav Glass
        > dav.glass@...
        > blog.davglass.com
        >
        >
        >
        >
        > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
        > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
        > without bricks tied to its head +
        > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
        > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
        >
        >
        >
        > ----- Original Message ----
        > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
        > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
        > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 6:25:06 AM
        > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour
        >
        > Hi everybody,
        >
        > could you please tell me in what file is defined the bevaviour of
        > buttons like "bold" or "italic" (Simple Editor's toolbar) ?
        >
        > I would like to understand how they work, but I can't find this piece
        > of code...
        >
        >
        > ------------------------------------
        >
        > Yahoo! Groups Links
        >
      • Dav Glass
        Edouard -- Create your new button, then inside that buttons click event you could do something like this: var html = myEditor.getEditorHTML();
        Message 3 of 6 , Jul 1, 2008
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          Edouard --

          Create your new button, then inside that buttons click event you could do something like this:

          var html = myEditor.getEditorHTML();
          myEditor.setEditorHTML('<strong>' + html + '</strong>');

          That won't produce semantic code, but it will make everything bold..

          You could also attach some CSS to the body of the iframe, then on save, wrap the html from the editor in another element with that css applied..

          Does that help?

          Dav

          Dav Glass
          dav.glass@...
          blog.davglass.com




          + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
          + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
          without bricks tied to its head +
          + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
          McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +



          ----- Original Message ----
          From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
          To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
          Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 7:22:16 AM
          Subject: [ydn-javascript] Re: Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour

          Thanks a lot for your reply.

          Actually I would like to create a new button that sets ALL the text in
          the editor to bold, wether it is selected or not.

          Do you think this is possible?

          --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@...> wrote:
          >
          > Edouard --
          >
          > There isn't much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those
          buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand
          because the A-Grade browsers actually support them quite well.
          >
          >
          > Can you give me a little more info on what exactly you are looking fo?
          >
          > Dav
          >
          > Dav Glass
          > dav.glass@...
          > blog.davglass.com
          >
          >
          >
          >
          > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
          > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
          > without bricks tied to its head +
          > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
          > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
          >
          >
          >
          > ----- Original Message ----
          > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
          > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
          > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 6:25:06 AM
          > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour
          >
          > Hi everybody,
          >
          > could you please tell me in what file is defined the bevaviour of
          > buttons like "bold" or "italic" (Simple Editor's toolbar) ?
          >
          > I would like to understand how they work, but I can't find this piece
          > of code...
          >
          >
          > ------------------------------------
          >
          > Yahoo! Groups Links
          >



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        • Edouard
          Hey Dav, yes that helps a lot. It is exactly what I was trying to do. Thanks a lot. I didn t find any example dealing with editor s content modification. Would
          Message 4 of 6 , Jul 10, 2008
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            Hey Dav,

            yes that helps a lot. It is exactly what I was trying to do. Thanks a lot.

            I didn't find any example dealing with editor's content modification.
            Would you be interested in my code, to put it for example on your blog?

            --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@...> wrote:
            >
            > Edouard --
            >
            > Create your new button, then inside that buttons click event you
            could do something like this:
            >
            > var html = myEditor.getEditorHTML();
            > myEditor.setEditorHTML('<strong>' + html + '</strong>');
            >
            > That won't produce semantic code, but it will make everything bold..
            >
            > You could also attach some CSS to the body of the iframe, then on
            save, wrap the html from the editor in another element with that css
            applied..
            >
            > Does that help?
            >
            > Dav
            >
            > Dav Glass
            > dav.glass@...
            > blog.davglass.com
            >
            >
            >
            >
            > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
            > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
            > without bricks tied to its head +
            > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
            > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
            >
            >
            >
            > ----- Original Message ----
            > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
            > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
            > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 7:22:16 AM
            > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Re: Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons
            behaviour
            >
            > Thanks a lot for your reply.
            >
            > Actually I would like to create a new button that sets ALL the text in
            > the editor to bold, wether it is selected or not.
            >
            > Do you think this is possible?
            >
            > --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@> wrote:
            > >
            > > Edouard --
            > >
            > > There isn't much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those
            > buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand
            > because the A-Grade browsers actually support them quite well.
            > >
            > >
            > > Can you give me a little more info on what exactly you are looking fo?
            > >
            > > Dav
            > >
            > > Dav Glass
            > > dav.glass@
            > > blog.davglass.com
            > >
            > >
            > >
            > >
            > > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
            > > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
            > > without bricks tied to its head +
            > > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
            > > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
            > >
            > >
            > >
            > > ----- Original Message ----
            > > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@>
            > > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
            > > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 6:25:06 AM
            > > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour
            > >
            > > Hi everybody,
            > >
            > > could you please tell me in what file is defined the bevaviour of
            > > buttons like "bold" or "italic" (Simple Editor's toolbar) ?
            > >
            > > I would like to understand how they work, but I can't find this piece
            > > of code...
            > >
            > >
            > > ------------------------------------
            > >
            > > Yahoo! Groups Links
            > >
            >
            >
            >
            > ------------------------------------
            >
            > Yahoo! Groups Links
            >
          • Dav Glass
            Edouard -- Email the example to me and I ll take a look :D Dav Dav Glass dav.glass@yahoo.com blog.davglass.com + Windows: n. - The most successful computer
            Message 5 of 6 , Jul 10, 2008
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              Edouard --

              Email the example to me and I'll take a look :D

              Dav

              Dav Glass
              dav.glass@...
              blog.davglass.com




              + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
              + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
              without bricks tied to its head +
              + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
              McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +



              ----- Original Message ----
              From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
              To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
              Sent: Thursday, July 10, 2008 6:28:29 AM
              Subject: [ydn-javascript] Re: Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour

              Hey Dav,

              yes that helps a lot. It is exactly what I was trying to do. Thanks a lot.

              I didn't find any example dealing with editor's content modification.
              Would you be interested in my code, to put it for example on your blog?

              --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@...> wrote:
              >
              > Edouard --
              >
              > Create your new button, then inside that buttons click event you
              could do something like this:
              >
              > var html = myEditor.getEditorHTML();
              > myEditor.setEditorHTML('<strong>' + html + '</strong>');
              >
              > That won't produce semantic code, but it will make everything bold..
              >
              > You could also attach some CSS to the body of the iframe, then on
              save, wrap the html from the editor in another element with that css
              applied..
              >
              > Does that help?
              >
              > Dav
              >
              > Dav Glass
              > dav.glass@...
              > blog.davglass.com
              >
              >
              >
              >
              > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
              > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
              > without bricks tied to its head +
              > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
              > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
              >
              >
              >
              > ----- Original Message ----
              > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@...>
              > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
              > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 7:22:16 AM
              > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Re: Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons
              behaviour
              >
              > Thanks a lot for your reply.
              >
              > Actually I would like to create a new button that sets ALL the text in
              > the editor to bold, wether it is selected or not.
              >
              > Do you think this is possible?
              >
              > --- In ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com, Dav Glass <dav.glass@> wrote:
              > >
              > > Edouard --
              > >
              > > There isn't much in the Editor (code) wise that controls those
              > buttons, they are passed through to the native document.execCommand
              > because the A-Grade browsers actually support them quite well.
              > >
              > >
              > > Can you give me a little more info on what exactly you are looking fo?
              > >
              > > Dav
              > >
              > > Dav Glass
              > > dav.glass@
              > > blog.davglass.com
              > >
              > >
              > >
              > >
              > > + Windows: n. - The most successful computer virus, ever. +
              > > + A computer without a Microsoft operating system is like a dog
              > > without bricks tied to its head +
              > > + A Microsoft Certified Systems Engineer is to computing what a
              > > McDonalds Certified Food Specialist is to fine cuisine +
              > >
              > >
              > >
              > > ----- Original Message ----
              > > From: Edouard <e.devilledep@>
              > > To: ydn-javascript@yahoogroups.com
              > > Sent: Tuesday, July 1, 2008 6:25:06 AM
              > > Subject: [ydn-javascript] Rich text editor - Toolbar buttons behaviour
              > >
              > > Hi everybody,
              > >
              > > could you please tell me in what file is defined the bevaviour of
              > > buttons like "bold" or "italic" (Simple Editor's toolbar) ?
              > >
              > > I would like to understand how they work, but I can't find this piece
              > > of code...
              > >
              > >
              > > ------------------------------------
              > >
              > > Yahoo! Groups Links
              > >
              >
              >
              >
              > ------------------------------------
              >
              > Yahoo! Groups Links
              >



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