Please suggest script

Mike Bonner bonnmike at gmail.com
Wed Nov 17 13:40:03 EST 2010


Oh yeah. Do what andre said and use linkclicked.

On Wed, Nov 17, 2010 at 11:36 AM, Andre Garzia <andre at andregarzia.com>wrote:

> On Wed, Nov 17, 2010 at 4:30 PM, Timothy Miller <
> gandalf at doctortimothymiller.com> wrote:
>
> > Thanks Andre!
> >
> > I think you might have misunderstood my request. What I want to do is
> > pretty simple. I will manually locate web URLs, and hilite them manually.
> > They are in plain text. Then I want to click a button that will turn the
> > hilited plain-text URL into a clickable link. By "clickable link" I mean
> I
> > want it to open the URL in my web browser.
> >
>
>
> ohhhh so it is easier than I thought....
>
>
>
> >
> > I tried:
> >
> > get the selectedText
> > revGoUrl it
> >
> > That worked, to my amazement. Cool. Didn't know about RevGoUrl.
> >
> > OTOH, the docs say revGoUrl is deprecated. I'm not sure what to use
> > instead.
> >
>
> I don't believe RevGoURL is deprecated..... Oh My Lord Ganesha!!! It is
> deprecated... well, it is not the end of the world, it appears that they
> introduced launch url sometime during 2.9 and I missed it.
>
> So, use the selectedchunk. Something along the lines of:
>
> set the textstyle of the selectedchunk to "linktext".
>
> Then, lock the text field so it is not editable anymore. Put a handler in
> it
> like
>
> on linkcliked pLink
>  launch url pLink
> end linkclicked
>
> See if it works for you.
>
> cheers
>
>
>
>
> >
> >
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