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Anyway to change line height of text typed into the editor?

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  1. Dave
    Dave avatar
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    17 Apr 2008
    17 Apr 2008
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    Hi folks,

    The line-height in the editor is very tall and my client thinks it is adding a complete line in between sentences when he presses enter once.  The line-height is much bigger in the editor than in the resulting webpage as you can see in this jpg:

    http://www.davereederdesign.com/elearningage/editor-problem1.jpg

    Is there a way of adjusting the line-height in the editor, so what is typed looks closer to what is displayed on the page?

    Another thing to note is I have had to turn off all styling (margins, size, color etc) on my p tags, because the editor doesnt consistently use <p> tags.  This what is generated when I type a few sentences:
     hello my name is dave <p /><p>mjy name is alex</p><p />
    <p>I just pressed enter once.</p><p> </p>
    <p>I just pressed enter twice<br /></p>
    Therefore, I have added all styling on the containing div in my CSS, so I can avoid it looking different if there is no p tag around the first piece of text, then a p tag around the 2nd paragraph etc etc.
    For example, I cant just put margin on the p in the stylsheet because I dont know if the editor is going to use a p tag or not for that sentence!

    Anyway, I have managed despite that, but I need to reduce the editor line-height as the client thinks it is going down 2 lines instead of one because the line-height is very tall.  The client is confused by this so is moaning at me!

    Any help would be greatly appreciated, thanks in advance!
    Apart from that, I love the look and ease of use of this product.
  2. Katia
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    18 Apr 2008
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    Hello Dave,

    All styles that are to be applied to editor content area should be wriiten in ~/Sitefinity/Admin/Themes/Default/Prometheus/Default2006/EditorCssFile.css.  So you can set line-height and other styles in that file and they will be applied to content in Deisgn mode.

    Greetings,
    Katia
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  3. Dave
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    19 Apr 2008
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    Excellent thanks very much Katia
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