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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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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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 (℠) 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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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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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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TinyMCE - Show Advanced Options (2nd Row) By Default

So I've customized my tinyMCE a bit to add some buttons and rearrange some things: function myformatTinyMCE($in) { ...
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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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TinyMCE editor is breaking my beautiful HTML

This is pretty much an exact duplicate of: How to make Wordpress and TinyMCE accept <a> tags wrapping block-level elements as allowed in HTML5? and HTML5, WordPress and Tiny MCE issue - wrapping ...
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tinymce is not defined when not using wp_editor

I am using jQuery tinyMCE to populate dynamically generated text areas with tiny MCE editors. When I use the WordPress wp_editor function before I call the jQuery version, I have no issues. If I do ...
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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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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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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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Pasting code into pre-formatted text in Visual Editor not working in 3.3.1

Pre-formatted text in the Visual Editor is not behaving like I'm used to. I've got an old installation (3.2.1), and when create pre-formatted text, all the line-breaks and spacing is preserved. In ...
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How do i disable/disallow <script> and <iframe> tags in TinyMCE?

A client of mine has just had 200 posts injected by malicious scripts and iframes. The website is now all cleared. They were put in the content by the user updating the post/page as my clients ...
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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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When using javascript to dynamically add a textarea, how can I render it as a tinyMCE editor (in wordpress)?

I have a plugin that allows the user to dynamically add sections that need to have the tinyMCE editor in them. The jQuery clones a div and places it into a container. One of the input boxes is a ...
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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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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 : ...
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Insert shortcode in post editor from javascript (Visual / HTML)

I want to insert a shortcode in the Wordpress Post Editor from javascript (not a tinymce plugin). I currently use: tinyMCE.activeEditor.execCommand('mceInsertContent', false, ...
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2nd button row from WP Super Edit or TinyMCE Advanced doesn't show to 2nd admin

I'm currently using WP Super Edit. But the same problem persists with TinyMCE Advanced. This is how it is configured: http://i.imgur.com/4PyXi.png http://i.imgur.com/YniBi.png ...
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How do I add a listbox to the TinyMCE editor?

I am having trouble adding a list box to the TinyMCE editor in Wordpress. I have already read entirely through this question but it did not get me all the way there: How i can i add a split button or ...
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TinyMCE Button to Insert Multiple Lines of Text?

Is there a way to get my custom TinyMCE button to insert multiple lines of text? Ultimately I am making a "Premade Themes" button where a user will select a theme and it will insert about 6-8 ...
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Want to have the Post editor remembering the last editing position

As you probably know the WordPress theme editor remembers its last editing position, but I want my post editor to do the same (it jumps to the top if you save a post/page).... Any tips/hacks how to ...
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Change padding to text indent in “Increase indent” TinyMCE

If you click "Increase indent" in the visual editor it adds the following code into the text editor: <p style="padding-left:30px;"> How to change it to text-indent: 30px; not affecting the ...
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TinyMCE style_select - Append Classes

TL;DR Question How do I create a submenu for my classes with style_format? Can I append a submenu to the existing menu? With the new Styleselect in TinyMCE 4.0 there's a bunch of predefined ...
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Listbox return wrong value in WordPress 3.9

I have already created listbox for WordPress 3.8 but it's not working in new version WordPress 3.9. So I write the JavaScript code: (function() { var ICONS; var icon = function(id) { return ...
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TinyMCE Keyup Function

I am trying to run a function on Keyup of the TinyMCE Editor on new post and edit post screens. I'm having a hard time catching the keyboard action when a user types something. ...
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all tincymce's switch when updating page after changing from html to text in custom metabox

I have a custom metabox which uses wp_editor and when i switch to text editor instead of visual the main content tinymce also changes to text view when i update. I was wondering am i doing something ...
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Change TinyMCE Block Format Labels

For the sake of my site editors, I'm trying to rename the Headings in the TinyMCE dropdown. I looked into filtering options but came up totally empty. I've also tried a javascript solution but ...
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HTML5, WordPress and Tiny MCE issue - wrapping anchor tag around div results in funky output

So I'm using HTML5 on a website and am trying to wrap a div in an anchor tag, which is supposedly acceptable in HTML5 websites. But when I do this... <a href="#mylink"><div ...
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Adding Custom Styles to the MCE dropdown toolbar

I am using the following code to add style drop downs the mce toolbar, I want to be able to add a h1 element with the drop down but my code isnt working, I have tried a couple of different ways but it ...
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TinyMCE Plugin Parameter

Can anyone tell me if there is anywhere I can find out what each of these TinyMCE plugins are for? ...
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Access tinymce from thickbox

Basically, I have a custom tinymce button which opens a thickbox window in iframe mode. Is there a way to access the tinymce from the iframe? Wordpress media uploader seems to do it somehow. Stuff ...
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Tinymce list of shortcodes button

does someone know about tutorial or how to do button with list of shortcodes in tinymce? For example like in this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DmzUuwW9AU4 (This function in the video is exatly ...
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Remove “Are You Sure” dialogue when leaving editor

Anyone know of a nice way to disable that pop-up dialogue when exiting the post-editor? It says "This page is asking you to confirm that you want to leave - data you have entered may not be saved." ...
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WYSIWYG editor in WP 3.2 plugin

I've created my own WP 3.2 plugin. Now I want to put the WYSIWYG editor in it. I've tried the following code: <?php the_editor(null, 'body', null, false); ?> Then it's displayed. I don't know ...
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WYSIWYG – Getting the “link” button from HTML mode in Visual mode

Pretty much as the title says, I want to use the "link" button from the HTML mode in the Visual Mode in the WYSIWYG editor (the link/unlink in visual is to "advanced" for my liking). Is this possible ...
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TinyMCE with custom buttons on a meta box

Firstly please allow me to apologise - my fourth question in the week that I've been here! You've all been very helpful though, which is why I keep coming back.. I'm trying to put together a custom ...
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Can't add a class to links in the visual editor since WP 3.1?

Did this feature chang in 3.1? I recall that I could change the class of the link in the thickbox popup.
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Visual Editor freezing on text highlight since 4.3

Ever since I updated my website to 4.3 my visual editor is freezing every time I try to highlight a piece of text, or even place my cursor someplace random. This only seems to be happening on the text ...
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wpeditor issue - shows both mode and not able to focus/edit during visual mode

I am trying to integrate wpeditor to a textarea using the code below. It brings the TinyMCE editor but if the user leaves the page on visual mode and tries to edit the same again, the visual mode ...
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Initialize TinyMCE editor / visual editor after AJAX insert

I have a "repeater" style field group on a custom options page. There's an active visual editor in a hidden state, and when the user clicks "add new" the whole row is cloned. I then need to initialize ...
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TinyMCE - Add button that changes direction of selected text

Ok, I am going to create website in Urdu(rtl) & English(ltr) language that contain paragraphs like this: <p style="direction:rtl">کیا حال ہے buddy? سب خیریت ہے؟</p> You can see that ...
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tinyMCE.activeEditor = null WP editor loaded in 'Text' mode?

I have a plugin which saves data via AJAX, and realised that it wasn't sending out any request. I opened up the console to look further, and low and behold when trying to look at the object ...