Authentic.CurrentSelection

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Authentic.CurrentSelection

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Declaration: CurrentSelection as AuthenticSelection

 

Description

The property provides access to the current selection in the Authentic View.

 

The example code below retrieves the complete text of the current selection:

 

JavaScript:

 

 // somewhere in your script:

 GetSelection(objPlugIn.CurrentSelection);

 

 // GetSelection() collects complete text selection

 function GetSelection(objSel)

 {        

         var strText = "";

 

         var objCurrent = objSel.Start;

         

         while(!objSel.End.IsSameNode(objCurrent))

         {

                 objCurrent = objPlugIn.GetNextVisible(objCurrent);

                 strText += objCurrent.TextValue;

         }

         

         strText += objSel.End.TextValue.substring(0,objSel.EndTextPosition);

         return objSel.Start.TextValue.substr(objSel.StartTextPosition) + strText;

 }

 


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