Transferring htmlText via a chunk descriptor
mdswindell at charter.net
Fri Feb 25 02:05:16 EST 2005
Thanks, Scott. Can this same thing be accomplished without naming the
chunk explicitly, as in... the HTMLText of value(linesToShow)...?
(That didn't seem to work, which is why I asked the list.)
The chunks I pick up are sections from a much longer text field which
are delimited by markers placed at beginning and end points to coincide
with "pages." Maybe this isn't the most efficient way to do it, but I
can edit these fields easily... I just need to access them as HTMLText
via the variable which stores the chunk info. I can get the text
easily enough this way, but not the formatting.
On Feb 24, 2005, at 10:30 PM, Scott Rossi wrote:
> Recently, Mark Swindell wrote:
>> What would the correct syntax be to achieve the following...
>> I have a section of formatted text in a field on card 2 that I want
>> exported to another field on card 1. The line I want to execute is
>> something like the following:
>> set the htmlText of field "originalText" of cd 1 to
>> ...where linesToShow = (line 2 to 10 of field 1 of cd 2)
> put the HTMLtext of line 2 to 10 of fld 1 of cd 2 into tData
> set the HTMLtext of fld "originalText" of cd 1 to tData
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