W3C home > Mailing lists > Public > html-tidy@w3.org > April to June 2000

Tidy as a COM component (was: word 2000 and tidy)

From: André Blavier <ablavier@wanadoo.fr>
Date: Fri, 5 May 2000 22:28:30 +0200
Message-ID: <005f01bfb6d0$9ff74b20$2f528aa4@ggpg>
To: <html-tidy@w3.org>
If there is popular demand, maybe I could write a COM wrapper
for tidy. Those of you who are interested, let me know.

    -- André Blavier <mailto:ablavier@wanadoo.fr>

On Fri, 5 May 2000 06:13:55 -0400 (EDT), Gerrit Kuilder
<gerrit@yours-untildeath.demon.nl> wrote:

> Hello,
> I found an old thread about how to use tidy to clean up word
> htm but keep enough information.
> I am doing it the following way:
> Save from word as htm,
> filter the file with 'filter' a command line version of htmfilter
> which can be downloaded from www.microsoft.com (look for
> 'htmfilter ms word') this strips out the <o:p></o:p> tags which
> tidy does not like.
> Then run tidy on it and end up with <p class ="MsoNormal" etc
> Which is stuff I can work with.
> Now the only problem that I need to solve is how can I run tidy
> from within a VbScript so it's out putgoes to a file and not to the
>  DOS window
> Hope this helps,
> Gerrit Kuilder
> Gerrit Kuilder. Amsterdam, The Netherlands
> http://www.yours-untildeath.demon.nl
> http://www.portalyx.com
> "Not everything in black and white makes sense"
> (from a Guinnes promotion)
Received on Friday, 5 May 2000 16:30:21 UTC

This archive was generated by hypermail 2.3.1 : Tuesday, 6 January 2015 21:38:47 UTC