Insert Content After The Current Caret Position In A Text Box

Insert Content After The Current Caret Position In A Text Box
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insert-at-cursor.js is a tiny jQuery plugin that allows the user to insert any content after the current caret position in a text box like textarea, input, or contentEditable DIV.

How to use it:

1. Download the plugin and insert the jquery.insert-at-cursor.min.js script after jQuery.

<script src="/path/to/cdn/jquery.slim.min.js"></script>
<script src="/path/to/jquery.insert-at-cursor.min.js"></script>

2. Initialize the plugin on the target text box.

// input field
<input type="text" value="" id="example" />

// textarea
<textarea id="example"></textarea>

// OR contentEditable DIV
<div contenteditable="true" id="example"></div>
$.initCursor('#example');

3. Insert your content at the current caret position.

// plain text
$("#example").insertAtCursor("YOUR CONTENT");

// HTML content
$("#example").insertAtCursor("<span contenteditable="false">Content Editable</span>");

This awesome jQuery plugin is developed by RIPm. For more Advanced Usages, please check the demo page or visit the official website.