Questions tagged [wysiwyg]

What You See Is What You Get. Use this tag if you're looking for an application which shows you instantly the result while you're editing the contents or code.

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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux

I’ve recently made a shift from Windows to Ubuntu and one of the software that I’m really missing is Adobe Dreamweaver. Wine doesn’t give as good an experience. Which WYSIWYG (What You See Is What You ...
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Wysiwyg for math equations

I have a website for non-professional math users. I am looking for a WYSIWYG for math equations. I have found wiris but it isn't free. What I need: Simple, without programming knowledge (like MathML)...
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Live preview / WYSIWYG support (plugin?) for Notepad++?

I'm looking for a way to have a split screen view in Notepad++ where I can be editing my HTML/CSS in one pane/tab and be seeing the live preview of what it would look like in a browser OR simply in ...
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WYSIWYG Geometry Tool

I need a tool that is able to: Draw 2D/3D geometric objects given the sufficient attributes (center, raduis for a circle, lower-left corner and side length for a cube etc.) Show the intersection ...
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Wiki to replace Microsoft Word

Background An organization has a vast number of MS Word documents. Pertinent MS Word features include: Simplicity: just edit and go (WYSIWYG). Track changes. Visual table editor. There are a number ...
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Online WYSIWYG website builder

I am looking for a free (open source) or low cost WYSIWYG website builder that I can host on my own server. It needs to be able to handle multiple separate sites on different domains, and it needs to ...
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WYSIWYG reStructuredText editor

I want to use ReadTheDocs, which uses Sphinx, which, in turn, uses restructuredtext. The reST editors I've found so far are like the 80s word processors where you edited the text to put tags (e.g. "...
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Free WYSIWYG DocBook editor

DocBook is a document expression format. I am looking for a free DocBook editor in WYSIWYG mode. Requirements: What you see is what you get Supports as many DITA elements as possible Very reliable, ...
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Simple WYSIWGY CRUD web frontend for a database

It should be open source, deployable with MySQL/Postgres (or maybe some nosql thing); It should support CRUD using web forms; Layout of those forms should be configurable by administrator in the ...
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Markdown editor to preserve URL links in text copied from browser

I am looking for a good Markdown editor to keep track of what I am reading and learning online to improve my web developer skills and stay in touch with latest technologies. As I read sometimes huge ...
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Q&A platform for code-based questions

I have searched for many months endlessly for a Q&A / "Question and Answer" platform that has a WYSIWYG editor that functions like Stack Overflow (WMD Editor). High-level: I want to build a Q&...
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Linux label editor for a dedicated label printer [closed]

I have a Brother label printer (QL-570) that came with a nice label editor for Windows. Unfortunately, that doesn't work in Linux or Wine. I'm having trouble finding a good Linux replacement because ...
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Desktop publishing / page layout for Linux

I'm looking for a page layout, or desktop publishing, software for Linux. I'm really just looking for anything where I can layout multiples frames of text on a page. It should be style based, so I ...
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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Windows and/or Mac OSX

I'm looking for an HTML editor that does a better job with WYSIWYG editing of css styled html than Dreamweaver. I like Dreamweaver, but with more complex web pages, it does not accurately display the ...
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WYSIWYG tool for ASP.NET MVC

I am a backend software engineer, but I am also a big fan of UI. My primary language is C#. I know CSS and HTML5, but I'm not strong on layout. For example, if I use ASP.net MVC 4 to create a default ...
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Free WYSIWYG xml editor for Mac (preferably cross-platform)

Until now I was working with Syntext Serna XML Editor on Mac which had a free version. It seems that it was renamed in CORENA Studio which is no longer free. I need a free WYSIWYG xml editor with: ...
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WYSIWYG editor that produces responsive HTML

Is there an embeddable WYSIWYG HTML editor that produces responsive HTML that you've had success with? I'm building an ASP.NET MVC application using HTML5, CSS, JavaScript, Bootstrap, C#, Entity ...
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WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux with ability to sort tables

I need an WYSIWYG HTML editor for Linux with the ability to sort tables. KompoZer does not have table sorting, otherwise it would be perfect for my needs. Libre Office Writer does have HTML table ...
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Is there software that allows employees to make their own site (on the company domain) without the ability to mess up the rest of the site?

I manage a site for a school and the staff (teachers specifically) use the site Weebly to create a personal site to inform students of new assignments, or embed content like lesson plans for students ...
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Open source products like ExtJs Gui Designer

I would like to dynamically build my maintenance (CRUD) webpages from a repository. The UI definitions should in the end come from a DB at the backend. Are there (not totally outdated) open source ...
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Editor with a live preview/rendering of MoinMoin Wiki (.moin) files

I am looking for an editor which can render/preview my .moin files - pretty much the same way Atom is capable of rendering Markdown files (it doesn't have to be WYSIWYG). I'd use Atom but it doesn't ...
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Free WYSIWYG DITA editor

DITA (Darwin Information Typing Architecture) has a document fragment format. I am looking for a free DITA editor in WYSIWYG mode. Requirements: What you see is what you get Supports all concepts: ...
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Free sofware or website with a WYSIWYG editor to build WebSites

I'm building a website that will host some community projects. I want to give to an user that knows nothing about HTML/CSS/JavaScript coding the ability to create some simple web pages using an ...
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An assistant for REGEX editing

I am somewhat learned in using regex, but my coworkers aren't. I was wondering if there was some kind of WYSIWYG program out there that can assist people with making edits with regex. e.g. if somebody ...
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WYSIWYG Visual Designer Javascript Library

I am looking for a Javascript library that provides widget editting features such as: Draggable Widgets (textbox, imagebox, link) Scale Widgets by clicking one of the four corners of the widget ...
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Spreadsheet with rowspan?

I have a list of 105 files. I need to analyze each file and for each file make a list of certain commands found in the file. Thus to each file they correspond several commands. What software do you ...
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Is there a free version of Visual Studio that comes with an HTML WYSIWYG editor?

I tried Visual Studio 2013 Community Edition, and there is no HTML designer view that I get in the professional version. Is that a configuration issue, or the feature is simply not available? Is ...
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Webpage editor friendly to all levels of web developer

I am in charge of a small organization at my school. We are currently in the process of making a website for our organization. I have laid out a large part of the HTML and PHP needed but now i have ...
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Webpage editor (wysiwyg) replacing Frontpage

I have a friend that is not the most techy of people. He is editing a homepage with about 100 pages - almost pure html. So far he has been working in FrontPage However, his old machine is dying and ...
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Custom Map making tools (Mapbox vs Scribblemaps or alternatives)

I noticed there is one similar questions to this (I provided an answer based upon what I know already). I am looking for recommendations for web map customization software, specifically comparing ...
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Program to fiddle with large mathematical equations visually

When working with mathematics or presenting something at math class I often need to work at a whiteboard writing up equations or scribbling equations on a paper. A considerable time is spent copying ...
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WYSIWIG development tools for web applications

In recent years most of my work has been back-end. When I used to do desktop development, I was impressed with the ease of development when using tools such as Eclipse Windowbuilder and Netbeans ...
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Putting a Jekyll site into a minimalist CMS

I built a site using Jekyll for my wife's coworker a while back. It's a simple site, three pages of text/images plus a Contact Us page calling a PHP script to send an email. Now, she wants a way to ...
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GitHub-flavored Markdown-enabled online editor to integrate in own CMS

I'm building a CMS and looking for WYSIWYG editor for the submission form, something like CKEditor or Trix, but with Markdown support. The editor used on GitHub looks like the perfect candidate. It ...
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WYSIWYG wiki, no need to enter wiki syntax

I like to use wikis for internal documentation a lot. But I don't like the Edit › Save › See-Result cycle. Some days ago I stumbled over CKEditor, an open source WYSIWYG HTML editor, and was ...
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What tools can I use to create simple editable documentation pages with NodeJS and AngularJS app?

I'm developing a website that will, in addition to other pages and functionality, have a documentations section with navigation and search capabilities. I want to make it easily editable with CRUD ...
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WYSIWYG CSV editor that logs changes

I have a csv file that I want to edit manually on my Mac. I work with data digitization from PDFs, and sometimes rare errors occur that I just want to fix manually. For the sake of reproducibility, I ...
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HTML variants of desktop markdown editors?

I'm currently using Typora as a markdown editor for keeping my notes. I really like the live rendering feature of it and that it does support HTML. I have been searching a lot for the best app for ...
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Edit rendered Markdown

Is there any Linux software where I could edit rendered Markdown (preview)? I know that I could edit the text file directly. But I was wondering if some software let me edit the rendered HTML and ...
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Simple tag-only WYSIWYG HTML editor for Mac OSX?

Is there a WYSIWYG editor for mac that allows to wrap text in desired tags via GUI? Basically something where I can paste in some text, select paragraphs and mark them as div or ul li etc. " I don'...
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Email oriented HTML WYSIWYG

I need a relatively simple WYSIWYG that will allow me to do a number of email compatible things. I tried wysihtml5 and some of it's offspring, but it doesn't cut it and modifying it would definitely ...
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Can someone recommend a React component or NPM library that allows one to set up a WYSIWYG editor?

We're working on a large project where we want to be able to have our clients publish articles. We were originally considering Ghost (ghost.org) for this part of the project, but it's a bit limited ...
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Visual SQL Builder that includes ability to update data

I do not know SQL and need to create a script that will update data in our database. I know there is software and services out there that provide a drag & drop interface that build sql queries to ...
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WYSIWYG+code webpage editor for Mac or online, generates clean HTML (bootstrap, foundation?)

I'm looking for a webpage editor that satisfies these criteria: It is useable both by me (I could write the HTML and CSS by hand) and my wife who is not a computer person at all. I would set up the ...
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WYSIWYG editor that supports Bootstrap

I am developing a totally dynamic web app using PHP CI. It has dynamic pages and menus etc., everything is dynamic. Now what I want is a plugin that supports Bootstrap columns structure completely, ...
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how to build wysiwyg GUI/CMS in web application?

Does anyone know if there are any platforms or tools out there to build something like Constant Contact's template and drag and drop page element email builder? I've been tasked with creating a ...
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What software can I use to edit interlinked HTML files without reading source code?

My company has inherited a large user guide that is comprised of a master .htm that works as a table of contents and has hyperlinks to child .htm files that are either a leaf(containing the desired ...
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A good JavaScript form builder

The company I work for is building a product that revolves around client built forms. A client would come in, make his form in a user friendly UI (drag & drop all kinds of fields with conditional ...
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Looking for a Document Editor based on HTML with Headings folding or a Nagivation Outline Sidebar

Looking a Windows stand-alone app (if it runs on Linux that fine too :) Commercial products are OK. I have been using FrontPage 2003 to this date I compose tons of pages locally as logs/notes I will ...
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Solution needed for drag / drop UI page builder

I am seeking solutions for building a tool that enables non-tech users to build web pages. This would be a browser-based drag/drop tool similar to how Squarespace, Weebly or Canva allow users to ...