[Project_owners] Inserting text around selected text in Midas
enndeakin at sympatico.ca
Fri Nov 12 10:19:08 EST 2004
David Murray wrote:
> Actually, no, I'm still screwed. How can I use getSelection or
> something but get any HTML values as well? getSelection just seems to
> return plaintext (ie. "blah <b>blah</b> blah" would just return "blah
> blah blah").
Sounds like you're using the wrong getSelection method. You should be
using window.getSelection and not document.getSelection.
Or, you're trying to print the result. window.getSelection() will return
an nsISelection but it will be automatically converted to a string if
you try output it directly.
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