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Editor in background [message #335702] Wed, 22 April 2009 17:53 Go to next message
Sebastian is currently offline SebastianFriend
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Registered: July 2009
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Hello,

is it possible to load an editor in background? I need its functionality,
but not its ui.
How can I do this?

regards
Sebastian
Re: Editor in background [message #335708 is a reply to message #335702] Wed, 22 April 2009 23:32 Go to previous messageGo to next message
Ben Vitale is currently offline Ben VitaleFriend
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Registered: July 2009
Senior Member
Hi Sebastian,

I'm reasonably sure that isn't possible. An IEditorPart is stuck in a
hierarchy of visual parts, and it of course has its own controls. I'm
not sure how meaningful it is to even have an editor alive if the user
can't interact with anything.

I'm curious about your scenario though. Can you elaborate at all?

Cheers
Ben

Sebastian wrote:
> Hello,
>
> is it possible to load an editor in background? I need its
> functionality, but not its ui.
> How can I do this?
>
> regards
> Sebastian
>
>
Re: Editor in background [message #335711 is a reply to message #335702] Thu, 23 April 2009 06:40 Go to previous message
Dani Megert is currently offline Dani MegertFriend
Messages: 3801
Registered: July 2009
Senior Member
Sebastian wrote:
> Hello,
>
> is it possible to load an editor in background? I need its
> functionality, but not its ui.
Mmh, the whole point of the editor is the UI ;-)

Dani
> How can I do this?
>
> regards
> Sebastian
>
>
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