<b>sathish</b> is not working in HTMl page

Hi ,

for e surity purpose i escape the spl char into symbol
so <b>sathish </b> will changed as >&lt;b&gt;sathish&lt;/b&gt;

if you print in  html file

input                                                                  Output
<b>sathish </b>                                              sathish
   &lt;b&gt;sathish&lt;/b&gt;                      <b>sathish </b>            why its not printing with bold ????
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Sathish David  Kumar NArchitectAsked:
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Brian TaoSenior Business Solutions ConsultantCommented:
Because they are literal strings and not HTML tags.
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Sathish David Kumar NArchitectAuthor Commented:
then what i need to do ??
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Brian TaoSenior Business Solutions ConsultantCommented:
By combining your multiple posts, I guess you're trying to strip all the tags except <b> and </b> (and actually you also need to keep the <br> for line breaks).  Why not simply tell us what you're trying to achieve instead of asking a javascript question which would not solve your problem?
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Brian TaoSenior Business Solutions ConsultantCommented:
Maybe by providing the input string and the expected output?
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Sathish David Kumar NArchitectAuthor Commented:
Thanks for time and ur answer  I solved myslef
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