Using the Rich Text Editor icons

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Standard Rich Text Editor icons allow the following features

Source

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View or edit the document source code (for advanced users).

Templates

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Select a layout template.

Cut

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Cut the highlighted text to the clipboard.

Copy

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Copy the highlighted text to the clipboard.

Paste

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Paste the data copied to the clipboard.

Paste as Plain Text

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Paste the data copied to the clipboard (without formatting).

Print

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Print the current document.

Preview

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Preview the current document.

Undo

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Undo the most recent action taken.

Redo

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Redo the most recent action taken.

Find

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Find a word or phrase within the document.

Replace

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Find and replace a word or phrase within the document.

Select All

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Select the entire text in the document.

Remove Format

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Remove the formatting from the highlighted text.

Insert/Remove Numbered List

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Create Numbered Lists.

Insert/Remove Bulleted List

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Create Bulleted Lists.

Decrease Indent

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Decrease the paragraph indent.

Increase Indent

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Increase the paragraph indent.

Block

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Format a block of text to identify quotations.

Create DIV Container

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Creates a container to apply formatting beyond one block of text.

Bold

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Applies Bold formatting to highlighted text.

Italic

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Applies Italic formatting to highlighted text.

Underline

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Applies Underline formatting to highlighted text.

Strike Through

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Applies Strike Through formatting to highlighted text.

Subscript

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Subscript the highlighted text.

Superscript

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Superscript the highlighted text.

Align Left

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Set text alignment left.

Align Center

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Set text alignment center.

Align Right

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Set text alignment right.

Justify

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Justify text alignment.

Text Direction Left to Right

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Displays text left to right.

Text Direction Right to Left

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Displays text right to left.

Link

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Create hyperlink.

Unlink

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Remove hyperlink.

Anchor

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Inserts or modifies a link anchor.

Insert Content Item

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Inserts an external tool (i.e. LTI tool) as a content item.

Record Audio Clip

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Create and display a voice recording.

Image

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Inserts images into the document.

Table

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Creates a table with the defined number of columns and rows.

Insert Horizontal Line

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Inserts a divider line (horizontal rule).

Smiley

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Inserts an emoticons image (smiley faces, email icon, light bulb, etc.).

Insert Special Character

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Inserts symbols & special characters (accented characters, trademark, currency symbol, etc.).

Styles

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Applies special styles to a block of text.

Format

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Applies paragraph formatting to a block of text.

Font

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Applies a specific font to a block of text.

Size

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Applies a specific size to a block of text.

Text Colour

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Changes the colour of the text.

Background Colour

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Changes the background color of the text.

Maximize

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Maximizes the editor size inside the browser.

Show Blocks

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Shows where there are block elements boundaries in the text.

More questions about the Rich Text Editor tool?


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This page is adapted from an equivalent Sakai Community help article.

The original Sakai Community help article, unedited, is available at https://sakai.screenstepslive.com/s/sakai_help