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Javascript solution for plain text only editing using contenteditable field
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  • Posted: Sun, Mar 10, 2013
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I am looking for a javascript solution to use html elements( <p>, <div> ) with contenteditable attribute for plain text only editing. By default content entered in contenteditable field is considered as html, for example spaces are saved as  , if pasting content from other html page the styles, colors are also copied,etc Instead I need a solution that will allow me to continue to use elements with contenteditabe attribute but interpret all content as plain text ( like a text area ). Some additional details are:

1. The solution should work in all latest browsers ( FF, Chrome, Safar and IE 9 + ).
2. The solution should work on mobile browsers too ( ipad, iphone, android tables and phones ).
3. The solution should handle scenarios like copy paste of rich content ( html, etc.). The paste can be from the browser menu or using the keys ( Ctrl+V, Cmd+V).
Only jquery should be used, no other libraries are accepted.
4. I should be able to retrieve the value of the...

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Desired Skills
HTML, Javascript, jQuery, HTML5
Job ID: 38855545
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