sorting html text with arrays
jimaultwins at yahoo.com
Tue Oct 5 15:09:23 EDT 2010
This can be done depending on the text of each line.
Can you provide examples of the lines you want to sort?
On Oct 5, 2010, at 11:40 AM, Mark Swindell wrote:
> I'm using the following script to create a glossary/word list of all
> words appearing in a songbook I'm making in Apple's Pages word
> processor (over 2,000 unique words). (Thanks to Phil Davis for his
> help with arrays.)
> What I am wondering is if the formatted text can be retained in a
> case like this, and how. My attempts so far have failed, as the
> htmlText tags are included in the sort... not what I want.) I'd
> like to be able to paste in from the word processor and do the sort
> while maintaining formatting (bold, font, font size), and then be
> able to take that result and copy and paste it back into the word
> Am I asking too much?
> on mouseUp
> repeat for each word tWord in tStripEm
> add 1 to aWordCounts[tWord]
> end repeat
> put the keys of aWordCounts into tList
> sort lines of tList
> put tList into field "sorted3"
> end mouseUp
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