This documentation will get you started with the basic features needed to expose rich, editable HTML content to your users.
How to Create an HTML Editor Application
This tutorial describes how to use features found in Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 or later to create an HTML Editor Application. The application you create in this tutorial contains an editable region where users can type and format text using all of the standard formatting commands.
Specifies whether the element and its contents must be selected as a whole, indivisible unit.canHaveHTML
Gets or sets the value indicating whether the object can contain rich HTML markup.contentEditable
Sets or retrieves the string that indicates whether the user can edit the content of the object.isContentEditable
Gets the value that indicates whether the user can edit the contents of the object.isMultiLine
Retrieves the value indicating whether the content of the object contains one or more lines.UNSELECTABLE
Specifies that an element cannot be selected.
Allows absolutely positioned elements to be moved by dragging.AbsolutePosition
Sets an element's position property to "absolute."LiveResize
Causes the MSHTML Editor to update an element's appearance continuously during a resizing or moving operation, rather than updating only at the completion of the move or resize.MultipleSelection
Allows for the selection of more than one site selectable element at a time when the user holds down the SHIFT or CTRL keys.