How to use the GroupCamp rich text editor in the Wiki and Discussions applications?
This FAQ article explains how to use the rich text editor in GroupCamp. Rich text-editor is used in the Wiki applications and the Discussions application.
The rich-text editor allows you to use rich formatting (links, bold, bullet points, etc...). In the Wiki app. it allows you to create links between pages or insert tables in a page.
In this article, you will learn how to:
- Use tables
- Insert files, images or Internet videos
- Add links to a page
- How do I copy paste content from the Internet? Remove format?
- I cannot seem to change the style on a particular text
To update a table, use the right-click of your mouse to display the contextual menu.
To insert a file already existing in your GroupCamp account, click on the Insert a link to a file icon.
To insert an image, click on the Insert an image icon. To insert a YouTube, Vimeo or DailyMotion video, click on the Insert a video icon.
There are multiple types of links:
- You can add links between 2 wiki pages in a project
- You can link to a public URL (http, https, ftp link)
- You can link to an email address (this opens your default email software)
To add a link to a public URL, for example http://www.groupcamp.com, first edit the page, then use the link icon to choose the type of link you want to add (you can select a text to add the link on the selected text in your page).
Select the protocol and enter your URL.
Note: In the Wiki application, the link selector allows you to select a Wiki page or create a brand new page.
Copy the content from your document or web page then paste it within the editor. Please note that not all the formatting will be kept within the editor
To remove the formatting on the original content use the Remove Format icon in the editor:
If clearing the formatting does not work, you can try to remove the pasted text. Press enter then paste the content again. If you are familiar with HTML you can also access the source page and edit the HTML tags: