Solved

CKEditor EMBED protected source - javascript, PHP, etc

Posted on 2010-08-14
2
1,008 Views
Last Modified: 2012-05-10
Is there a way to do this.  I want to embed some scripts in the editor (admin only).
0
Comment
Question by:sscotti
2 Comments
 

Expert Comment

by:_Twinkie_
Comment Utility
I am sorry ,but  I don't completely understand what you mean by embed code into CKEditor? Please explain. I have used CKEditor before in my web sites and I should be able to help you.
0
 
LVL 5

Accepted Solution

by:
sscotti earned 0 total points
Comment Utility
I want to put some javascript into the CKEDITOR object, the active editor, using the view source option and putting some script tags in the editor,

i.e.

some HTML

. . .
<script type="text/javascript">
. . .
. . .
</script>

more HTML

I want the javascript to be unaltered when the editor contents is saved so that the script will execute when I read the data again.

On the site that I am using CKeditor is used to edit some contents for HTML code that is then store in a MySQL database.  This is later read out and displayed on the page.  I was playing around with it for putting javascript in the editor and it doesn't work.  I think it is converting the < and > tag elements to $gt;, etc. or otherwise deactivating the script.  I am pretty sure that CKEditor does this by default for security reasons but I think that there is a way to embed javascript in the source in the editor and have it saved unaltered.  I read something are protected content, CDATA tags and others in the API for CKEditor.

I have a work around but I would prefer to be able to put scripts in the editor.
0

Featured Post

IT, Stop Being Called Into Every Meeting

Highfive is so simple that setting up every meeting room takes just minutes and every employee will be able to start or join a call from any room with ease. Never be called into a meeting just to get it started again. This is how video conferencing should work!

Join & Write a Comment

Suggested Solutions

Although it can be difficult to imagine, someday your child will have a career of his or her own. He or she will likely start a family, buy a home and start having their own children. So, while being a kid is still extremely important, it’s also …
This article discusses how to create an extensible mechanism for linked drop downs.
The viewer will learn how to count occurrences of each item in an array.
Any person in technology especially those working for big companies should at least know about the basics of web accessibility. Believe it or not there are even laws in place that require businesses to provide such means for the disabled and aging p…

743 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

16 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now