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isContentEditable property

[This documentation is preliminary and is subject to change.]

Gets the value that indicates whether the user can edit the contents of the object.

Syntax

HRESULT value = object.get_isContentEditable(VARIANT_BOOL* p);

Property values

Type: VARIANT_BOOL

VARIANT_FALSE (false)

The content cannot be edited.

VARIANT_TRUE (true)

The content can be edited.

Examples

The following example shows how to use the IHTMLElement3::isContentEditable property to determine whether the user can edit the content of an object.

Code example: http://samples.msdn.microsoft.com/workshop/samples/author/dhtml/refs/editRegions.htm


<head>
<SCRIPT>
function chgSpan() {
    currentState = oSpan.isContentEditable;
    newState = !currentState;
    oSpan.contentEditable = newState;
    oCurrentValue.innerText = newState;
    newState==false ? oBtn.innerText="Enable Editing" :
        oBtn.innerText="Disable Editing"
}
</SCRIPT>
</head>
<body onload="oCurrentValue.innerText = oSpan.isContentEditable;">
<P>Click the button to enable or disable SPAN content editing.</P>
<P>
<BUTTON ID="oBtn" onclick="chgSpan()">Enable Editing</BUTTON>
</P>
<P><SPAN ID="oSpan">You can edit this text.</SPAN></P>
Span can be edited: <SPAN ID="oCurrentValue"></SPAN>
</body>

 

 

Build date: 6/6/2012

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