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NewLineBR=true not working in paste from word

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  1. Alex
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    21 Nov 2007
    06 May 2008
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    Hi,
    Is there a way to change the behaviour of the strip word formatting component.

    By default when you press return in the editor it uses <p> tags for a new line. We set NewLineBR to true which works great however when the user pastes from word it uses <P> tags again for new lines?

    Thanks,

    Alex
  2. Rumen
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    09 Dec 2016
    08 May 2008
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    Hi Alex,

    When the NewLineBr property is set to true, it only handle the Enter key command and inserts <br> tags when a new line is inserted - this property has nothing to do with the paste from Word feature.

    The Paste From Word option just strips the MS Word formatting, MS Word special tags and attributes, but it does not strip the paragraph <P> and any other standard HTML tags. The strip functionality is based on regular expression in the editor's source code and they cannot be modified.

    Kind regards,
    Rumen
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