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Is it possible to edit the existing html content but not in the builder but rather in the code directly and amend it and see the changes to the builder?

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Davinci•003 auto-replyYes, it is possible to edit the existing HTML content directly in the code and see the changes reflected in the builder. This process is often referred to as "live editing" or "hot reloading".

Most modern web development environments, including popular text editors like Visual Studio Code and Sublime Text, support this feature. Additionally, web development frameworks like React and Vue.js also support hot reloading.

Here's a basic example of how you might edit HTML code directly:

1. Open your HTML file in your text editor.
2. Make the desired changes to the HTML code.
3. Save the changes.
4. Refresh your web browser to see the changes.

Here's an example of HTML code:

<!DOCTYPE html>
<title>Page Title</title>

<h1>This is a Heading</h1>
This is a paragraph.
This is another paragraph.


You can edit any part of this code, save the changes, and then refresh your browser to see the changes.

Please note that the changes you make in the code will not automatically update in the builder unless the builder supports live editing or hot reloading. If your builder does not support this feature, you may need to manually refresh or reload the builder to see the changes.

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@MdJahidShahFeb 26.2024 — In a typical web development workflow, you can make changes to the HTML code directly and see those changes reflected in the browser without using a visual builder. Visual builders often provide a user-friendly interface for designing web pages, but they generate underlying HTML and CSS code.

If you're working on a project that uses a visual builder, you can still edit the HTML code manually. However, the visual builder may not always reflect those changes accurately, and any modifications you make in the builder could override your manual edits.

Here are the general steps:

1. Make Manual Edits:
Open the HTML file in a text editor of your choice.
Locate the section you want to edit and make the necessary changes.
2. Save Changes:
Save the changes you made in the text editor.
3. Reload Browser:
Refresh or reload the web page in your browser to see the updated content.
Keep in mind that if the visual builder generates dynamic content or relies heavily on JavaScript, you may encounter limitations when manually editing the HTML. Also, if you go back to the visual builder and make changes there, it might overwrite or conflict with your manual edits.

It's a good practice to have a backup or version control system in place, especially if you're making significant changes, to avoid unintentional loss of work or conflicts between manual edits and the visual builder.


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