Opened 11 years ago

Closed 21 months ago

#1365 closed enhancement (fixed)

WYSIWYG view of font face and size selections

Reported by: guest Owned by:
Priority: normal Milestone: 2.0
Component: Plugins Version: trunk
Severity: normal Keywords: WYSIWYG font face size selector


Xinha is the most powerful editor available, but one capability that other high end editors have (and have had for quite some time now) that Xinha lacks is the ability for fonts to be selected with a preview of what they look like, and sizes to show what size they are.

Mozilla makes it possible to show font styling in a dropdown, IE does not. This is typically done on a layer. It can greatly reduce toolbar real estate that is being used, and today is an expected capability.

I think this is something that would be best done as a plugin.


Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 11 years ago by nicholasbs

  • Milestone changed from 0.96 to 0.97

I agree, this is definitely something that Xinha should have, and it shouldn't be too tough to do.

I'm moving this to 0.97 since we've done a feature-freeze for the 0.96 release.

comment:2 Changed 21 months ago by gogo

  • Milestone changed from 0.97 to 2.0

comment:3 Changed 21 months ago by gogo

[1384] adds a new plugin "FancySelects?" which does exactly this. Uses jQuery Select2 under the hood, as always if you want to load your own jQuery do so before you load plugins and it will use yours.

comment:4 Changed 21 months ago by gogo

  • Resolution set to fixed
  • Status changed from new to closed
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