Re: styling of variables inserted by Dada

From: "Mary Ann Kelley" <maryann@PROTECTED>
Subject: Re: styling of variables inserted by Dada
Date: April 1st 2013
Thanks, Justin. That's easy enough. If I paste in source code, it will eliminate the problem as well, I guess. That's easy too, until a more permanent fix is available. I would help with that if I could, but I haven't got any javascript experience. 
Warm regards,

Mary Ann

On Apr 1, 2013, at 4:49 PM, Justin J wrote:

Looks like I can recreate this problem, pretty easily, but just copying the tag I want to use, (in your case: <!-- tmpl_var subscriber.first_name --> ), from the listing in the, "Subscriber Fields" tab and pasting it into the WYSIWYG editor. 

That's because the tag listed in that tab is already formatted, with <code></code> tags, which the editor will happily copy, along with the text. Ugh. 

A lame workaround, if you're using CKeditor, is to use the, "Paste as PlainText" button, which is located on the third row, fourth button to the left - it goes: 

[Cut] | [Copy] | [Paste] | [Paste as PlainText]

To make things easier, I can at least change the stylings, in the template tags listed in the, Subscriber Fields tab. It would be nice to have these tags simply available in the text editor - and the ability to do just that, is supported in the various editors, 

* CKeditor 


Tiny MCE allows this to, but it's a different process. It may behoove me to upgrade to the latest version of CKeditor, ditch FCKeditor (finally) and whip this up. If anyone has any experience with this sort of JavaScript and wants a little side project, it'd be a nice one to have! ;) 

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