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help fixing function to fire onkeyup with CKeditor

Posted on 2010-08-17
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On my page I have an instance of the CKeditor. When someone types a letter in the CKEditor I want to run the function makePreviewBody()

I tried it below using some info I found on another site but it's not working. Could someone take a look at my code and show me how I can make the function makePreviewBody() run with the onKeyUp event attached to the CKEditor?

In theory this is what I want, but this doesn't work:

  <textarea class="ckeditor" cols="30" id="editor1" name="editor1" rows="10" onKeyUp="makePreviewBody();" >Enter the body text of your ad here.</textarea>

<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Product Spotlight Submission</TITLE>
<META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
<title>Untitled Document</title>

    <meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="content-type"/>
    
<!-- CKEditor include files -->
    <script type="text/javascript" src="ckeditor/ckeditor.js"></script>
    <link href="ckeditor/_sample/sample.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"/>
    <!-- End CKEditor include files -->
    
    <script type="text/javascript">
    function CKEditor_OnComplete( editorInstance ) {
    if (document.all) {      
    // IE
        editorInstance.EditorDocument.attachEvent("onkeyup", makePreviewBody) ;
    } else {
       // other browser
       editorInstance.EditorDocument.addEventListener( 'keyup', makePreviewBody, true ) ;
    }   
}
    </script>
    
    <!-- create title preview -->
<script type="text/javascript">
    function makePreview(divId,txtField){
    document.getElementById( divId ).innerHTML=document.enrAd[txtField].value;
    }
</script>
    <!-- end create title preview -->
    
        <!-- create body preview -->
<script type="text/javascript">
    function makePreviewBody(){
    document.getElementById('preview_body').innerHTML=CKEDITOR.instances.editor1.getData();
    }
</script>
    <!-- end create body preview -->
    
<script type="text/javascript">
// Save for future reference
    //function GetContents(){
        // Get the editor instance that we want to interact with.
        //var oEditor = CKEDITOR.instances.editor1 ;

        // Get the editor contents
        //alert( oEditor.getData() ) ;   
        //document.getElementById('preview_body').innerHTML=( oEditor.getData() );
}
</script>
    

<style type="text/css">
<!--
.title_overlay {
    background-image: url(product_images/title_field.jpg);
    height: 26px;
    width: 290px;
    overflow: hidden;
    z-index: 1000;
    padding-top: 4px;
    background-repeat: no-repeat;
    padding-left: 10px;
}
.title_field {
    font-size: 14px;
    font-weight: bold;
    width: 280px;
    border: none;
    background: none;
    background-image: none;
}
.body_field {
    border: none;
    background: none;
    background-image: none;
    font-size: 14px;
    font-weight: normal;
    width: 360px;
}
.body_overlay {
    background-image: url(product_images/text_field.jpg);
    background-repeat: no-repeat;
    height: 180px;
    width: 280px;
    padding-top: 10px;
    padding-right: 11px;
    padding-bottom: 10px;
    padding-left: 9px;
}
.cke_contents {
height: 150px !important;
width: 300px !important;
}
.center_n_justify {
    padding-right: 5%;
    padding-left: 5%;
    padding-top: 10px;
    padding-bottom: 15px;
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-weight: normal;
    color: #000000;
    text-decoration: none;
    width: 250px;
    text-align: justify;
}
.preview_title {
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-style: normal;
    font-weight: bold;
    color: #000000;
    text-decoration: none;
    text-align: left;
}
.preview_body {
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-weight: normal;
    color: #000000;
}
-->
</style>
</head>

<body>

  <table width="595" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0">
    <tr>
      <td width="307">
      <form id="enrAd" name="enrAd" method="post" action="">
  <div class="title_overlay">
    <div>
      <label>
      <input name="title_field" type="text" class="title_field" id="title_field" onKeyUp="makePreview('preview_title','title_field');" />
      </label>
    </div>
  </div><br>
  <input name="editor1x" type="text" class="ckeditorx" id="editor1x" onChange="makePreviewBody();" />

  <textarea class="ckeditor" cols="30" id="editor1" name="editor1" rows="10" onKeyUp="GetContents();" >Enter the body text of your ad here.</textarea>
    <br />
  <br />
</form>      </td>
      <td width="282" valign="top"><div class="center_n_justify">
        <p><img src="product_images/line_break.jpg" width="250" height="3" /><br />
        <div class="preview_title" id="preview_title"></div>
        <div class="preview_body" id="preview_body"></div>
        <br />
          <img src="product_images/line_break.jpg" alt="" width="250" height="3" /></p>
      </div></td>
    </tr>
</table>

</body>
</html>

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Work for me :


<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN">
<HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Product Spotlight Submission</TITLE>
<META http-equiv=Content-Type content="text/html; charset=iso-8859-1">
<title>Untitled Document</title>
<meta content="text/html; charset=utf-8" http-equiv="content-type"/>
<!-- CKEditor include files -->
<script type="text/javascript" src="ckeditor/ckeditor.js"></script>
<link href="ckeditor/_sample/sample.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css"/>
<!-- End CKEditor include files -->
<script type="text/javascript">
	function FCKEditor_OnComplete( editorInstance ) {
		if (document.all) {      
			// IE
			editorInstance.EditorDocument.attachEvent("onkeyup", makePreviewBody) ;
		} else {
			// other browser
			editorInstance.EditorDocument.addEventListener( 'keyup', makePreviewBody, true ) ;
		}   
	}
</script>
<!-- create title preview -->
<script type="text/javascript">
	function makePreview(divId,txtField){
		document.getElementById( divId ).innerHTML=document.enrAd[txtField].value;
	}
</script>
<!-- end create title preview -->
<!-- create body preview -->
<script type="text/javascript">
	function makePreviewBody(){
		document.getElementById('preview_body').innerHTML=CKEDITOR.instances.editor1.getData();
	}
</script>
<!-- end create body preview -->
<script type="text/javascript">
	var editor;
	window.onload = function() {
		if(editor) editor.destroy(true);
		editor = CKEDITOR.replace("editor1");
		editor.on("key",GetContents);
	}
	function GetContents(){
		// Get the editor instance that we want to interact with.
		//var oEditor = CKEDITOR.instances.editor1 ;
		// Get the editor contents
		//alert( oEditor.getData() ) ;
		alert("this is an hold up!");
		//document.getElementById('preview_body').innerHTML=( oEditor.getData() );
	}
</script>
<style type="text/css">
<!--
.title_overlay {
    background-image: url(product_images/title_field.jpg);
    height: 26px;
    width: 290px;
    overflow: hidden;
    z-index: 1000;
    padding-top: 4px;
    background-repeat: no-repeat;
    padding-left: 10px;
}
.title_field {
    font-size: 14px;
    font-weight: bold;
    width: 280px;
    border: none;
    background: none;
    background-image: none;
}
.body_field {
    border: none;
    background: none;
    background-image: none;
    font-size: 14px;
    font-weight: normal;
    width: 360px;
}
.body_overlay {
    background-image: url(product_images/text_field.jpg);
    background-repeat: no-repeat;
    height: 180px;
    width: 280px;
    padding-top: 10px;
    padding-right: 11px;
    padding-bottom: 10px;
    padding-left: 9px;
}
.cke_contents {
height: 150px !important;
width: 300px !important;
}
.center_n_justify {
    padding-right: 5%;
    padding-left: 5%;
    padding-top: 10px;
    padding-bottom: 15px;
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-weight: normal;
    color: #000000;
    text-decoration: none;
    width: 250px;
    text-align: justify;
}
.preview_title {
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-style: normal;
    font-weight: bold;
    color: #000000;
    text-decoration: none;
    text-align: left;
}
.preview_body {
    font-family: Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif;
    font-size: 11px;
    font-weight: normal;
    color: #000000;
}
-->
</style>
</head>
<body>
<table width="595" border="1" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="0">
    <tr>
    <td width="307">
    <form id="enrAd" name="enrAd" method="post" action="">
        <div class="title_overlay">
            <div><label><input name="title_field" type="text" class="title_field" id="title_field" onKeyUp="makePreview('preview_title','title_field');" /></label></div>
        </div>
        <br>
        <input name="editor1x" type="text" class="ckeditorx" id="editor1x" onChange="makePreviewBody();" />
        <textarea cols="30" id="editor1" name="editor1" rows="10" >Enter the body text of your ad here.</textarea>
        <br />
        <br />
    </form>
    </td>
    <td width="282" valign="top"><div class="center_n_justify">
        <p><img src="ckeditor/_samples/product_images/line_break.jpg" width="250" height="3" /><br />
        <div class="preview_title" id="preview_title"></div>
        <div class="preview_body" id="preview_body"></div>
        <br />
        <p><img src="ckeditor/_samples/product_images/line_break.jpg" alt="" width="250" height="3" /></p>
        </div>
    </td>
    </tr>
</table>
</body>
</html>

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Thank you.
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You're welcome! Thanks for the points!
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