Rich Text Editor Control


This article outlines how to use the TeamDynamix CKEditor RT Editor control with a keyboard.



This article explains how to use the TeamDynamix rich text editor control with a keyboard.

Rich Text Editor Control

The rich text editor controls can be reached by standard keyboard navigation methods. Ensure the editor has focus, then navigation control information can be accessed through a modal by pressing ALT0 or by referencing the guide below.

Accessibility Guide


Press Alt + F10 to navigate to the toolbar. Move to the next and previous toolbar group with TAB and SHIFT + TAB. Move to the next and previous toolbar button with RIGHT ARROW or LEFT ARROW. Press SPACE or ENTER to activate the toolbar button.

Editor Dialog

Inside a dialog, press TAB to navigate to the next dialog element, press SHIFT + TAB to move to the previous dialog element, press ENTER to submit the dialog, press ESC to cancel the dialog. When a dialog has multiple tabs, the tab list can be reached either with ALT + F10 or with TAB as part of the dialog tabbing order. With tab list focused, move to the next and previous tab with RIGHT and LEFT ARROW.

Editor Context Menu

Press Shift + Ctrl + F10 or APPLICATION KEY to open context-menu. Then move to next menu option with TAB or DOWN ARROW. Move to previous option with SHIFT + TAB or UP ARROW. Press SPACE or ENTER to select the menu option. Open sub-menu of current option with SPACE or ENTER or RIGHT ARROW. Go back to parent menu item with ESC or LEFT ARROW. Close context menu with ESC.

Editor List Box

Inside a list-box, move to next list item with TAB or DOWN ARROW. Move to previous list item with SHIFT + TAB or UP ARROW. Press SPACE or ENTER to select the list option. Press ESC to close the list-box.

Editor Element Path Bar

Press Alt + F11 to navigate to the elements path bar. Move to next element button with TAB or RIGHT ARROW. Move to previous button with SHIFT + TAB or LEFT ARROW. Press SPACE or ENTER to select the element in editor.


List of commands
Commands Instructions
Undo command Press Ctrl + Z
Redo command Press Shift + Ctrl + Z
Bold command Press Ctrl + B
Italic command Press Ctrl + I
Underline command Press Ctrl + U
Link Command Press Ctrl + L
Accessibility Help Press Alt + 0




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