Import Full Formated Text

Thomas J McGrath III 3mcgrath at
Fri Nov 21 09:12:18 EST 2003

Do you have a sample stack of how you implemented this? I would love to 
learn more of REVs html abilities and what you can do with it.


On Nov 20, 2003, at 5:49 PM, Mark Brownell wrote:

> On Friday, November 21, 2003, at 04:34 AM, tuviah snyder wrote:
>>> My wish list to add to REVs built in formatting would be:
>>> Base Line shift
>>> Line spacing
>>> Paragraph Spacing (Before/After)
>>> Kerning
>>> Line by Line text alignment (Left, RIght, Center, Justify) (This is
>>> available in the Content Pane BUT does not come in when importing)
>>> Line Tabs (when imported and in Property Insp Content field)
>> OK sounds reasonable. Is this just for display of text, or do you 
>> need to be
>> able to edit text.
> I would want to go even further and say that Rev could extend the HTML 
> handling to include most of these features, if possible. like for 
> example: <alignL> <alignC> <alignR> tag sets. There is no rule that 
> says you have to stay on the path of W3's HTML 4.0 specs.  If you can 
> come up with an extended HTML set that makes rendering imported RTF 
> styles conform to a Rev based standard then you will have the 
> foundation for creating multiple export formats at a later time. 
> Designers can even create export formats if they have something 
> consistent as an extended & robust HTML. I've already created an HTML 
> parser that produces user based style changes from highlighted text 
> and menu options, so I could use the improvements to HTML even if they 
> were not editable.
> Mark
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