Brian Dunning's FileMaker Custom Functions

TextToCSS ( text )

Returns a valid CSS, including all alignments, styles and colors of the original text.

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Daniele Raybaudi   Daniele Raybaudi - Show more from this author
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  Sample input:
TextToCSS ( "some text" )
  Sample output:
some text

  Function definition: (Copy & paste into FileMaker's Edit Custom Function window)

Returns a valid CSS, including all alignments, styles and colors of the original text. ( GetAsCSS ( ) can't do it !! )

A Web Viewer set as:

"data: text / html, " & TextToCSS ( YourTable::text )

shows exactly the content of the field.

You could try the example file at: http://fmforums.com/forum/index.php?app=core&module=attach§ion=attach&attach_id=20326

 

Comments

MB   MB, Madrid
Oct 27, 2016
This is a great concept, but the first alignment tag is applied to all the text. So if I have a titled centered followed by a left justified paragraph, when I apply this function both the title and the paragraph appear centered.
 

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