TinyMCE Editor Help Summary

  • Normal - Normal text style
  • Heading 1-6 - Headings. 1 is largest
  • VERBATIM - Text is shown in monospace with line breaks.
    Wraps <verbatim> tags around the selected text. No TWiki Variables are interpreted inside verbatim tags
  • LITERAL - Styled content is saved exactly as it appears in the editor.
    Saves the selected content as raw HTML and wraps it in <literal> tags
  • Protect on save - Prevent any change to the selected text when the edit is saved.
    Use this to save advanced TWiki Variables where you do not want the Wysiwyg editor to modify the text during save
  • Protect forever - Content is saved exactly as it is typed, and the protection is still there in future edit sessions.
    Content is wrapped in <sticky> tags
indent outdent
  • If the cursor is in a list item, change the indent
  • Otherwise mark text with <BLOCKQUOTE> tags (the default TWiki skin shows blockquotes indented with a blue background)
link unlink
  • Links can either point to a URL or to the name of a TWiki topic.
  • E.g. http://twiki.org, TopicNames, Webname.TopicNames, or Webname.Subweb.WebName.
  • An anchor is a hidden mark you can use to link to a certain part of a topic, e.g a heading or a paragraph. An anchor must be a WikiWord.

Setting a TWiki variable

  1. Create a list item using the toolbar button
  2. In the list item, type Set NAME = value
  3. Select the value, and assign the Protect on save style to it (only required if the value contains any TWiki Markup Language or if you style it e.g. to add bold, or if it's sensitive to the number of spaces)

Using a TWiki Variable

  • Just type it in. When the topic is saved, what you type will be saved just as you wrote it.
  • If any part of your variable parameters is sensitive to spacing, then select the entire TWiki variable and assign the PROTECTED style to it before you save.

Editing the raw text instead of Wysiwyg

  • Select the pickaxe , or use the Raw Edit link in the bottom action bar.
Topic attachments
I Attachment History Action Size Date Who Comment
PNGpng Format_Drop_Down.png r1 manage 0.1 K 1970-01-01 - 00:00 UnknownUser  
PNGpng Styles_Drop_Down.png r1 manage 0.1 K 1970-01-01 - 00:00 UnknownUser  
Edit | Attach | Watch | Print version | History: r4 < r3 < r2 < r1 | Backlinks | Raw View | Raw edit | More topic actions...
Topic revision: r1 - 2008-01-22 - TWikiContributor
  • Edit
  • Attach
This site is powered by the TWiki collaboration platform Powered by PerlCopyright © 1999-2023 by the contributing authors. All material on this collaboration platform is the property of the contributing authors.
Ideas, requests, problems regarding TWiki? Send feedback
Note: Please contribute updates to this topic on TWiki.org at TWiki:TWiki.TinyMCEQuickHelp.