Interface and Help Document
Supports KitCAD 2 v5, & KitCAD i3 KGC
The first section (from top) displays tool buttons
Selecting a button in this section will perform a selected operation
The New Script button provides a New Script (for persona's of An8, Quote, Vrml, Su).
The Load Script button allows for known-function Script loading.
The Save Script button writes current Script to user selected file.
The second section displays a function by known-function name, with any data
The basic Textarea provides a limited GUI webpage control to allow editing, cut, copy, and paste of code
The basic Textarea is the default interface for online viewing.
The third section by default contains non-visible code to create a webpage scripting editor interface
The EditArea code editing interface is used to overlay the basic Textarea (above) and provide a richer GUI editing and navigation experiance.
The function code syntax is displayed using coloured markup, and other display options including line or code high-lighting (small text only).
The Toggle editor checkbox provides option to revert back and display the basic Textarea (above).
Only Known-function names and files that comply with KitCAD i3 KGC syntax are supported. All unknown-functions and unknown-files are named unknown by default.
The untitled.js filename is applied to all files on save, unless altered by user when saving.
EditArea Interface user notes
The EditArea code editor is a software project Developped by Christophe Dolivet 2007-2010, and is released inclusive of notice for LGPL, Apache and BSD licenses.
The EditArea code editor, source downloads, and information can be found at the websites of
EditArea Interface Keyboard Shortcuts
Tab: Add tabulation to text
Shift+Tab: Remove tabulation
Ctrl+f: Search next / Open search
Ctrl+r: Replace / Open search
Ctrl+h: Toggle syntax highlight
Ctrl+g: Goto line
Ctrl+q, Esc: Close popup
Accesskey E: Toggle editor