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Known Issue: "Toolbar 'Custom' does not exist!" and Work Around

Thread began 10/22/2009 6:49 pm by Jason Byrnes | Last modified 3/07/2010 8:54 am by Jason Byrnes | 5105 views | 21 replies


Partial Work Around and 1 Definite Bug

Ok, I have a partial work around, or further explanation of the work around provided, and one bug.

:eek: First, with regard to presets and toolbars. Click on somewhere on your page OTHER than the form element you want to apply the custom toolbar to and insert an HTML editor. This opens a BLANK HTML editor dialogue. Edit the preset as described at the beginning of this thread through that dialogue. Click OK to and save the preset, but cancel on the final dialogue to insert the editor. This saves a preset that does not include the instance (form element) name or initial value. Then use insert editor for the form element and apply the saved preset. At least that is what worked for me.

To edit the preset, again click outside of the form element and repeat the process as if inserting a new editor and cancel on the final step. Go back to your form element which will be listed as something like "MyToolbar (Custom)", change it to the updated preset. Click Ok, then edit it again to restore the initial value. At least that is what appears to be working for me.

:eek: Second, the bug is with regard to styles. I still can only do this manually or use styles if it is web site specific for each preset. Still I needed it, so I applied custom styles to the preset, but it was not working at all. The CSS file and body class were working, but none appeared in the style dropdown. Looking closer, I saw that there is a case error. The extension was producing XML like this:

<style name="accentPara" element="span" >
<Attribute name="class" value="accentPara" />

But it should be (emphasis added):

<Style name="accentPara" element="span" >
<Attribute name="class" value="accentPara" />

The strange thing is that when I look at the preset xml file, the case is correct. Also, if you edit the instance later without changing the preset and click OK, the style xml file gets corrupted apparently because the "style" settings for "MyToolbar (Custom)" are undefined. I had to edit the instance, re-apply the preset, and ctrl-z the change in the DW page to keep the edit and get the style xml file back, the correct the case error again.

Also, the extension source file should not contain the fckeditor default "Red Title" since it cannot be removed except by manually editing fckconfig.js.

P.S. This method to use styles creates the xml file with the name edit_undefinedStyles1.xml

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