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How to get the start and end of selected text from iframe in javascript

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Hi,

I am trying to do the following in firefox.Please suggest the solution that will be applicable to firefox only.

I am having one xml and xslt file. I kept the xml file content in iframe. Now what i want is, when i select the text in iframe and click on bold link, it has to get the selected text start and end and it has to insert <b> beginning and closing tags.

For example ; This is a text

If i am selecting the text 'This' from iframe and clicking on Bold, it has to insert <b>This</b>

Dont ask me to use execCommand. we will not be having any control on that to customize on our own
Mar 24 '09 #1
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acoder
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Does this demo help?
Mar 28 '09 #2

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