TinyMCE is a platform independent web based Javascript HTML WYSIWYG editor control released as Open Source under LGPL. TinyMCE has the ability to convert HTML TEXTAREA fields or other HTML elements to editor instances.

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Secure Validation of wp_editor in Theme Options

So I just found this great WPSE thread about security for themes/plugins. It answered most of my questions but it was created before the new wp_editor() function was built. I have two TinyMCE editors ...
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Using wp_editor in shortcode

I am building a plugin for frontend submission. I am using shortcodes API to display the form for content submission, but I am having troubles. The problem is, wp_editor echoe's data, and shortcode ...
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How to force TinyMCE in WordPress to replace newlines with <br> tags and not with <p>&nbsp;</p>

TinyMCE editor inserts <p>&nbsp;</p> instead of <br> tags when I press enter in my text for a new line. How to force TinyMCE in WP to replace newlines with <br> and not ...
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Shortcode to insert <!--nextpage-->

Since wordpress does not have a menu icon (aka "user friendly) way to add the command to a post or page, I'm trying to create a shortcode to do it. However, as logic would have it, its not that ...
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Make fonts.com font work in TinyMCE (iframe referrer issue)

I'm using custom (commercial) fonts in my project. Everything works well in the frontend. I noticed however that, when trying to add this font to the TinyMCE iframe, I get a 403 for the webfonts. The ...
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Is there a way to prevent the Editor from modifying my HTML

Is there a way to prevent the Visual Editor from modifying my HTML when creating a post or a page? I know it has good intentions in doing what it does, but sometimes I'd prefer it not to touch my ...
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TinyMCE Advanced newline problem

I am using TinyMCE Advanced plugin according to qTranslate in a wordpress 3.3 installation. My question is: why does tinymce translate visual editor new line ("enter" key) in a ...
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Tiny MCE not adding p tag when saving theme option

I am adding tinymce edior with new wp_editor() function on theme option page. On submit the theme option sends data to option.php where it saves. But tinymce doesn't seem to convert the line breaks ...
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How can I insert HTML attributes with an existing TinyMCE button?

When I insert an image into the post editor, select it and click the "align left" button, it automatically adds the alignleft CSS class to the image, like so : <img src = ...
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How to disable TinyMCE 4 keyboard shortcuts

I want to disable all TinyMCE 4 keyboard shortcuts. I have looked around for a workable solution but only realised how poor the TinyMCE documentation is.  I did find one answer here but either I do ...
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Possible to create placeholder images in Wordpress editor that are clickable (should bring up uploader)?

Working on a project where I would like to have buttons within the actual visual editor area where the user can click on the placeholder image and it brings up the upload dialog. I've seen that ...
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Using Wordpress' WYSIWYG for comments

I've been trying to set up the comments section of a site I am working on to use the default Wordpress WYSIWYG (TinyMCE). But it's harder than expected. I used this tutorial to take me almost all the ...
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Instantiate TinyMCE via JS ( rather than PHP/wp_editor )

Once a page has loaded, how do I create a TinyMCE editor? Putting a wp_editor call in an AJAX request then displaying it gives this: Visual and text tabs are nonfunctional, no toolbar, no active ...
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TinyMCE custom stylesheets for different post types

I use a custom stylesheet for TinyMCE, by placing custom styles in editor-style.css in my theme's directory. I am trying to figure out how to use a different stylesheet depending on what post type we ...
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How to keep a textarea and stop tinymce?

If I run this code then I no longer get the toolbar but I still get a word count and visual/html tabs and when I save the post my content gets wrapped in <\p> tags. ...
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Use rich text editor in comments?

I've been trying to get the TinyMCE editor working in the comments field but I've been unable to do so. Another suggestion I found was http://nicedit.com, the editor is working but the comments are ...
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Disable TinyMCE Drag and Drop

I would very much like to disable the drag and drop upload feature for tinyMCE (both the default one and the wp_editor() one) because it interacts with my custom pop up menus - (WP Trac). Right now ...
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Hacking TinyMCE for better usability (shortcodes and html)

I'm looking for some theme or plugin examples that showcase ways in which to enhance the usability of editing shortcodes and/or custom html objects that have been inserted into the editor. I know ...
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Utilize TinyMCE hyperlink chooser outside of TinyMCE

Is it possible to use the "Insert/edit link" dialog box outside of TinyMCE? For example, if I wanted to add that dialog box to a generic button within a plugin settings form, is it possible to ...
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Bridge Wordpress Media API with custom tinyMCE plugin [closed]

In my tinyMCE plugin, I would like to be able to call the Wordpress Media manager introduced in WP 3.5. I am currently working on a plugin that needs to fetch images from the library. I know we can ...
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TinyMCE popup windows using WP functions

In my editor I would like to use a TinyMCE generated popup to insert in the textarea some complex shortcodes. I use the TinyMCE API to show the popup (bottom of this question). The popup is a PHP file ...
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Tinymce/Wordpress is removing all line-breaks?

In my wordpress theme, I have a custom options panel with textareas that utilize the tinymce script included with wordpress. This was working fine until I upgraded to the latest version of wordpress ...
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How can I filter Microsoft Word gunk from pasted content?

I have some users who are posting to a group blog and are able to cut-and-paste but their pastes include things like: <!– /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:”Cambria Math”; panose-1:2 ...
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How to include own css on wordpress tinymce editor?

I have added some text on tinymce editor on load. (Every time you click on Add new the tinymce editor load with this text.) but problem is how to enable css class which are using in default text. ...
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How to use the new Dashicons for custom TinyMCE buttons?

I've been following a tutorial on Tuts+ (linked from the WordPress Codex) on how to interact with the TinyMCE editor to add buttons. Following the example code on that article, I have a JS file which ...
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How to add a custom button to the tinyMCE toolbar?

I want to add a custom button to the tinyMCE toolbar in the 'Add New Post' screen which when clicked, will insert text into the new post. I have tried using this code (from ...
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How to Add WYSIWYG Editor (tinyMCE) to plugin options page compatible with Wordpress 3.0 and up?

I'm trying to add tinyMCE instead of textarea for one of my options in my plugin with no luck so far. I tried this : http://www.dbuggr.com/smallwei/add-wysiwyg-editor-tinymce-wordpress-plugin/ and ...
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How can I stop TinyMCE from converting my HTML entities to characters?

Here's the problem: I paste the HTML entity code for, let's say, a service mark (&#8480;) into the HTML view of the editor. As soon as I switch to the "visual" tab, my entity code is turned into ...
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Unable to add “code” button to TinyMCE toolbar

This is driving me crazy. Using code from the WP codex, I can add SOME buttons to the TinyMCE bar, but NOT others. For example this code: function my_mce_buttons_2($buttons) { /** * Add ...
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White text on white background in TinyMCE when wp_editor is called in WP 3.9

One of the features of my plugin is to add a TinyMCE editor instance inside a meta box on the Edit Post screen. This has worked great up until 3.9, and I'm not clear as to what's going wrong. Here ...
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Is it possible to create nested lists in the WYSIWYG editor?

I'm looking to set up WP for a user that does not know or care about HTML, so I need everything to work in the WYSIWYG editor. She'll be working on posts that have lots of nested bullet lists, but I ...
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wordpress with many custom styled static pages

I am creating wordpress that constists of many many custom styled static pages. Some has tables, some has text+iages etc. - so each page has almost unique style with some commonalityes, of course. So ...
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TinyMCE strips line breaks on mceAddControl

I'm using wp_editor to add wysiwyg fields to admin edit screens. Each wysiwyg lives within a draggable meta box. Since TinyMCE has issues with dragging, I'm using the following code: // on the ...
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How do I preview the result of a shortcode in the TinyMCE editor?

I have created a shortcode via the Shortcode API that does something like this: [accordion_item numero="01" primeiro="true"]Item 01[/accordion_item] [accordion_conteudo] Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, ...
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Registering custom TinyMCE buttons, for admin area, to work with custom instances of wp_editor

Thanks to this answer here, I am able to use different instances of wp_editor to determine which buttons each of my differing TinyMCE instances use. However, I'm struggling to actually get my buttons ...
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WP 3.3 my rich text category editor toolbar is gone!

Up until today's update, the code below has worked flawlessly to add a rich text editor control to the category description editor. Today it stopped working after updating to 3.3 Any clues what to ...
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How to get a jQuery script to run on a page?

I am having a hard time figuring out how to get a jQuery script to run on a Wordpress page of mine the "correct" way. I have followed this article and implemented what the first answer says to do. ...
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Stop editor from removing <p> tags and replacing them with nbsp

When I enter content in posts/pages' WYSIWYG editor, I do not get <p> when ending paragraphs, just &nbsps. If I manually place <p></p> in the HTML mode, they are stripped as ...
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How to disable TinyMCE from removing span tags

I am posting Word generated HTML to WordPress via XMLRPC. Before I go to post.php, the format is correctly preserved in the database. TinyMCE performs its magic and I lose quite a few formatting ...
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Count Words using tinymce in the front-end

i am using a front built in (article directory plugin) tinymce with wp_editor. what ever i tried i cant get the word counter to work automatically.. i can count the words fine in the HTML tab using ...
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Hook the Keydown Event in the TinyMCE Post Editor

I would like to hook the keydown event in the TinyMCE Editor on the edit post admin page. I managed to hook the HTML content editor using the following code: jQuery('#content').keydown(function(){ ...
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Am I using the right hook for removing quicktags on the admin TinyMCE?

This is more of an excercise than something for a client. Anyway, I'm trying to disable the quicktags when you're on the dashboard and you click on Comments > Edit Comment. On that screen, there's a ...
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Text cut off after the character 𪇆 in TinyMCE

I use the latest version of wordpress (v3.9.2, Taiwan Chinese Traditional), and found it can not display this Chinese word 𪇆, but other Chinese words can be displayed normally. I just use this word ...
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TinyMCE Anchor Button not showing

I'm using this filter and function to display a custom, stripped-down version of the TinyMCE editor. Everything works as it should...except the 'Anchor' button will not show ('anchor')? According to ...
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How do i use fontawesome icons in TinyMce editor?

I'm trying to add a youtube button in TinyMce editor. here is a recent-posts.js file which is in the js folder of the theme directory. (function() { tinymce.create('tinymce.plugins.buttons', { ...
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How to customize the symbols that appear in the Visual Editor insert custom character

The TinyMCE Editor has a great button in the kitchen sink to insert custom characters / symbols. Is there a way to control what symbols show up in this pop-up? (Specifically I need some unique ...
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Wordpress visual editor broke due to non standard port?

I recently installed WordPress on my own server, which uses non-port 80 Apache service. I could view posts but the tinymce editor constantly broke. More specifically, all menu items in visual editor ...
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Second toolbar in tinymce has “display:none” set?

I have a plugin that inserts a tinymce like shown below. Something causes the second toolbar, the theme_advanced_buttons2 to have display:none attached to their style attribute, effectively hiding ...
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Disabling TinyMCE keyboard shortcuts altogether

I've disabled pretty much every button in the visual editor, besides bold and underline. The problem is that the functionality of the other buttons are still there with the keyboard shortcuts. Is ...
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TinyMCE is broken

After switching hosting server, the tinyMCE in the post editing screen does not fire up. Here is the message of the console. As you can see, wp-tinymce.php seems to fail. So far, I've tried : ...