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Translate HTML to XHTML On The Fly

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Submitted on: 1/6/2015 11:07:00 PM
By: Kevin Roth (from psc cd)  
Level: Intermediate
User Rating: By 2 Users
Compatibility: ASP (Active Server Pages)
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     Uses the html tidy component to translate html code to valid xhtml code on the fly. Great for using with html generated by rich-text boxes such as http://www.kevinroth.com/rte/demo.htm.

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				Download the html tidy compiled dll from http://tidy.sourceforge.net/. Place the dll in your binaries folder and register it.

Create default.tidy in the folder of your choice, and add the following lines to it:
output-xhtml: yes
alt-text: ""

Make sure to assign the sTidyConfigFile variable (in the code attached) to the correct path to your config file.

Use the HTML2XHTML function (attached) to translate your code.

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