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Linking to paragraphs from the rich text editor

Dan Tomicic
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Hi DW,

It would be great if linking to paragraphs from the CKEditor had the expected behaviour of scrolling to the paragraph


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Nicolai Pedersen
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It probably would if your markup is correct.

In the template that renders the paragraphs, you have to insert an id on the div with the paragraph id in it - something like this:

<div id="123">
.... paragrah template code here
</div>

And then in your template where you insert the link, ensure it links like this: <a href="#123">Link to paragraph</a>

Make sure the link is not like this: <a href="/some/url#123">

Also make sure you do not have base href enabled (as that will reload the page when the anchor is clicked) - see "Do not add base href" in HTTP settings: https://doc.dynamicweb.com/documentation-9/platform/advanced-settings/web-and-http#3521

 
Dan Tomicic
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Hi Nicolai, thank you for your answer.

I should have specified in the original post but my feature request regards enabling this for elements created in the Visual Editor - with the standard templates (eg. on the Paragraph/Row base templates).

 

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