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Format currently selected text script

Question asked by philmcgeehan on Jan 27, 2014
Latest reply on Jan 27, 2014 by philmcgeehan


Format currently selected text script


     I'd like to be able to select some of the text in a field, and then click a button to change the text colour to Red.

     Something like the answer to this post would be great
selected text

     However, when I click on the button, the selection size goes to zero and the position goes to the end of the selection.

     For instance, if I had text of 100 characters and selected from position 25 with a size of 20; when I click the button it will set the position to 45 and the size to zero, and nothing gets formatted!

     How do I keep the selection active while pressing a button?