'un-style' clipboard text...
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Tue Mar 2 10:23:21 CST 2004
J. Landman Gay wrote:
> On 3/2/04 2:12 AM, Chipp Walters wrote:
>> Hi Jeanne, Jan -- me again :-)
>> Turns out my RR2.1.2 was hosed. Reinstalled and now this works for me.
>> on pasteIt
>> put the selectedChunk into tChunk
>> if tChunk is empty then exit to top
>> if the clipboard is text then
>> put the clipboardData["text"] into tTxt
>> put "put tTxt into " & tChunk into tDo
>> do tDo
>> end if
>> end pasteIt
>> This will effectively paste styled text w/out the style into a fld,
>> replacing the selected text.
> This does too:
> set the textstyle of the selection to "plain"
> It is both shorter and retains the selection and the scroll. No need to
> save and re-select.
Since this is happening in a paste operation, wouldn't you need to first
get the offset to the beginning of the selection, count the length of
the clipboard contents, and set the selection accordingly before running
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