Re: free editor that can sort HTML tables?

Subject: Re: free editor that can sort HTML tables?
From: Mike Starr <mike -at- writestarr -dot- com>
To: techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2014 11:04:44 -0600

There is pretty standard HTML code for embedding a table with sorting enabled by clicking the desired column header. However, I'm not up on that stuff but can't offer any additional advice.

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On 11/11/2014 9:39 AM, Julie Stickler wrote:

Scott Deloach recently did a MadCap webinar on Advanced table design, which
included talking about using JavaScript to create sortable tables. I'm on
deadline and haven't had time to play with it, but it's only list of things
to experiment with for my next release.

He linked to this blog post ->

And also this one ->

On Mon, Nov 10, 2014 at 5:26 PM, Robert Lauriston <robert -at- lauriston -dot- com>

Anybody know one?

I can copy a rendered table into a word processor, sort, export HTML,
and paste, but that's not very efficient.

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