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HtmlDlgSafeHelper object

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This object is an ActiveX object that provides access to some system information and common dialogs on Windows.
Use the object element with the 3050f819-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b class identifier to create an HtmlDlgSafeHelper (alias Dialog Helper) object. The HtmlDlgSafeHelper object is not rendered. Since the document is loaded, the members of the HtmlDlgSafeHelper object are available.

Possible members:

Represents a collection of available block format tags.
Represents a collection of all available fonts in the current system.
Displays the standard Windows Color dialog box in Internet Explorer.
Returns the default character set (code page) of the given font in Internet Explorer on Windows.

Example HTML code 1:

This example illustrates the use of the HtmlDlgSafeHelper object:
    <script type="text/javascript">
        function ChangeColor (button) {
            try {
                var dlgHelper = document.getElementById ("dlgHelper");
                var newColor = dlgHelper.ChooseColorDlg ();
       = newColor;
            catch (e) {
                alert ("Your browser does not support this example!");
        <!-- The Dialog Helper Object for the ChooseColorDlg method -->
    <object id="dlgHelper" classid="clsid:3050f819-98b5-11cf-bb82-00aa00bdce0b" width="0px" height="0px"></object>              
    <button onclick="ChangeColor (this);">Change Font color</button>
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