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Remove TypeRacer Input limit

This script removes the input length limit which can trip up Plover users.

Simply install the script into TamperMonkey (Chrome) or GreaseMonkey (Firefox) and get racing.

The script was created by community member nimble

// ==UserScript==
// @name Typeracer - No input limit
// @namespace http://opensteno.org/
// @version 0.2
// @description no more TypeRacer length limit
// @author nimble
// @match http://play.typeracer.com/*
// @grant none
// ==/UserScript==
(function() {
'use strict';
var inputBox = document.getElementsByClassName("txtInput");
var maxLengthObserver = new MutationObserver(function(mutations) {
mutations.forEach(function(mutation) {
mutation.target.removeAttribute("maxlength");
});
});
new MutationObserver(function(mutations) {
for(var node of inputBox)
maxLengthObserver.observe(node, { attributes: true, attributeList: ["maxlength"] });
}).observe(document.body, {
childList: true,
subTree: true,
});
})();
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commented Jun 1, 2019

Now typeracer use https so it's necessary to change the @match URL to use https.

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