How to display .rtf file(stream) content in RadEditor using LoadRtfContent() ?

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  1. Purnasekhar
    Purnasekhar avatar
    15 posts
    Member since:
    Jul 2011

    Posted 21 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    Hi All,

    I trying to display.rtf file content in RadEditor using LoadRtfContent(stream) method.In rtf file contains tables & images,In radeditor, i am unable to display tables & images.Please give me any answer for my question.Please find the below code, i am using to display .rtf file data in radeditor.

    Code:

        FileStream fstream = new FileStream("C:\\THTDocumentsUpload\\Resumes\\25\\78\\Test.rtf", FileMode.Open, FileAccess.ReadWrite);
                
        radDescription.LoadRtfContent(fstream);
  2. Rumen
    Admin
    Rumen avatar
    14351 posts

    Posted 23 Apr 2012 Link to this post

    Hello,

    RadEditor uses two different free libraries to provide Import to RTF and Export to RTF features.

    The first one used to provide RFT to HTML importation is available in this CodeProject's article: http://www.codeproject.com/KB/recipes/RtfConverter.aspx.
    The library used for HTML to RTF exportation is available here http://www.codeproject.com/KB/HTML/XHTML2RTF.aspx.
    Both libraries are written by different developers and they are not fully compatible with each other.

    You can find below a list of all know limitations of the Import and Export features of both libraries:

    RFT to HTML (Import)

    bold
    - supported..
    italic - supported
    underline - supported
    foreground and background colors - supported
    table elements - unsupported
    images- unsupported
    indentations - unsupported
    superscript and subscript - unsupported

    HTML to RTF (export)


    bold - supported.
    italic - supported
    underline - unsupported
    foreground and background colors - unsupported
    table elements - partially supported - table borders are not exported
    images- unsupported
    indentations - supported
    font family and size - unsupported
    superscript and subscript - unsupported

    The issues are logged for fixing but our developers will be unable to fix them for the Q2 2012 release, because our ToDo list is already set. The priority of the issues are not high because the main purpose of RadEditor is to produce XHTML content, but not RTF, PDF or other types of content. In addition, the good export to RTF, PDF converters are very expensive.



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    Rumen
    the Telerik team
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