Issue in delete mutiple rows in radeditor table

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  1. Jiten
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    Dec 2010

    Posted 23 Feb 2015 Link to this post

       I found the issue in radeditor table deletion. I can't delete multiple rows in one time by selecting multiple rows. But I can delete one by one row.
    I think my query make sense to you.

    Please help me as soon as possible.


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  2. Ianko
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    Posted 25 Feb 2015 Link to this post

    Hi Jiten,

    Indeed, more that one row cannot be deleted in the RadEditor. When it comes to HTML editable documents, note that mostly DOM operation are used to manipulate this content via the tools.

    With the scenario described, the browser would remove only the text inside the selected cells. This is a proper behavior when it comes to selection that strictly defines text ranges.

    Although, rows are DOM elements. How to define programmatically which rows to delete. On the client you can find out which DOM elements have been selected by the user, but you cannot understand if the whole row is selected or only part of it. In such a scenario what to delete? The whole row or only the text?

    The required functionality cannot be part of a built-in tool, as it would cause many undesired side effects. At this moment the user is enabled to delete the entire row. The simple select-and-delete option best defines which row to delete. Also, acts as the end-user would expect to. Therefore, the option fro the user is to select each row manually and delete it.


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