Instance Method

deleteSelection

Deletes the receiver’s current selection unless it’s collapsed.

Declaration

- (void)deleteSelection;

Discussion

No content is removed if the current selection is collapsed (a range is selected with the same nodes and offsets for the start and end) or if there is no current selection.

See Also

Editing Documents

- replaceSelectionWithNode:

Replaces the receiver’s current selection with the specified DOM node.

- replaceSelectionWithText:

Replaces the current selection with a string of text.

- replaceSelectionWithMarkupString:

Replaces the current selection with mixed text and markup.

- replaceSelectionWithArchive:

Replaces the current selection with an archive's contents.

- moveToBeginningOfSentence:

Moves the insertion point to the beginning of the current sentence.

- moveToBeginningOfSentenceAndModifySelection:

Moves the insertion point and extends the selection to the beginning of the current sentence.

- moveToEndOfSentence:

Moves the insertion point to the end of the current sentence.

- moveToEndOfSentenceAndModifySelection:

Moves the insertion point and extends the selection to the end of the current sentence.

- selectSentence:

Selects the entire sentence around the insertion point.

- toggleContinuousSpellChecking:

Toggles whether continuous spell checking is available.

- toggleSmartInsertDelete:

Toggles whether spaces around selected words are inserted or deleted to preserve proper spacing and punctuation.

canMakeTextStandardSize

A Boolean that indicates whether the current text size is a multiple of 1.

- makeTextStandardSize:

Resets the text size to a multiple of 1.

maintainsInactiveSelection

A Boolean that indicates whether the selection is maintained when focus is lost.