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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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Adding rich text editor to my plugin

Hello Wordpress users, I'm trying to add a rich text editor to my own plugin. So I googled it first of course and I found serveral answers like: ...
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HTML added to editor when deleting shortcodes in Chrome browser

Example: [shortcode1][/shortcode1] [shortcode2][/shortcode2] In the above example, using the google chrome web browser, while in visual mode in the post editor, highlight shortcode 1 by ...
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TinyMCE Advances is removing blanks (“ ”)

I want to keep blanks " " inserted by the user in Wordpress with the TinyMCE Advanced plugin. He keeps them only if there are some letters at the beginning. E.g. Fr 09:00 - 18:00 But he don't ...
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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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API to trigger prompt on leaving page

I have a proprietary plugin that creates a metabox on the edit-post page. When the data managed by the plugin is edited and the user navigates away then we would like the user to be prompted as ...
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add button to tinymce

i have the following method to insert a button in Tinymce editor: in funcitons.php: class myclaff { function __construct() { add_action( 'admin_init', array($this, ...
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Add custom classes to TinyMCE generated markup

Is there a way to add custom classes to the markup that the tinyMCE WYSIWYG editor? Obviously, I could apply any styles by targeting the post/page wrapper, but my concern is getting markup to play ...
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wordpress 3.5 tinymce height

I've just upgraded wordpress to 3.5 version and I noticed that TinyMCE Advanced Editor is not as tall as before. How can I change default tinyMCE height? UPDATE This is the screenshot of section I ...
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Is there an alternative way to upload html without using TinyMCE?

I am comfortable editing HTML (I usually use Notepad++). Is there a way for me to upload HTML to my WP site without using the TinyMCE editor? I don't like how it strips tags or puts in unwanted ones. ...
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Multiple TinyMCEs breaking Distraction Free Writing

I created a meta box which has multiple tinyMCE editors. However, now when I go to edit a page and click the fullscreen button on the main editor, it shows the content of the metabox. When I close ...
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Problem to insert links on some text in post

When i try to add a local link (toward my own pages) on some text in my post, the AJAX function run indefinitely and didn't find anything. I've opened my browser's console and i've saw the following ...
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Why Editor reformats my code

I'm using TinyMCE Advanced and SyntaxHighliter plugins on my WordPress install. Why does the editor change my inserted code, from: [php] <?php /** echo('code'); /**/ [/php] to: [php] ...
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Numbering sections and block-level elements in wpautop(); Wordpress as CMS for long-form writing;

I am starting to learn how to write plugins for Wordpress. I'm interested in using WP as a CMS for long essays (6000-9000 words or more). My problem is what I call the Kindle problem, which is how do ...
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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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Trouble using wordpress functions in a pop-up modal form

I'm working on a plugin and I've added a button to the tinymce editor that pops up a modal form, with options for the shortcode, and then inserts the shortcode with the selected options in to the ...
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Get the More QuickTag button back

I can't work out how to add the WP quicktag button back into the editor, I have customized the editor as below: function gimko_format_tiny_mce($in) { $in['remove_linebreaks']=false; ...
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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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Add tinymce to widget textareas

I've got several custom widgets which are extended from WP_widget. Many of these have textarea fields. I'd like to be able to apply a special css class to certain of these textareas in order to ...
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Removing the TinyMCE editor for a given page template

I was looking for a way to remove the TinyMCE Editor for a specific page template in a theme (in my case it's page-home.php). I found the following code, which works, however, I was wondering if this ...
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Problem with Line spacing in wysiwyg editor in WP 3.5.1

Since updating to 3.5.1, I can no longer get single line breaks in the WYSIWYG editor. I used to be able to shift-return for a line break and return for a paragraph break. But now all lines have ...
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How to add a class to ul tags created by the WordPress editor Tinymce?

I want to set a special styling for the ul tags created by Tinymce only, which means only for posts and pages, I only found this filter tiny_mce_before_init with an example on how to add custom style ...
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tinyMCE duplicates previous block element when pressing return (visual editor)

Going crazy with this. Can't figure out if this is normal behavior. I have added a filter to rewrite image inserts to use <figure> and <figcaption>. Works well. However, when I insert ...
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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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WordPress MultiSite Paste from Word Tool Does not work

We're using multisite and pages/posts will not paste from word using the paste from word tool. I've tried everything imaginable, disabled theme (no plugins or network plugins enabled) We've tried ...
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How to close tinymce inline popup

I have been looking around, but am unable to close the popup programmatically. The following code does not seem to work. tinyMCEPopup.close() TypeError: Cannot read property 'windowManager' of ...
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How to remove buttons from tinyMCE in wp_editor added via AJAX

I've created a plugin with a custom post type that uses the standard editor. Also on the page, I've got a button that causes a jQuery dialog to pop up that also contains the tinyMCE editor created ...
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Adding dropdowns to the tinyMCE editor

I'm new to php and wordpress but I've managed to figure out both pretty easily thanks to the community, forums and blogs. I'm close to figuring out what i want to do here, but wasted hours without ...
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Removing <p> tags around <div> tags

I’d like to stop WP from wrapping <p> tags around <div> tags in the TineMCE editor … Here’s what I’ve got: function filter_ptags_on_images($content) { return ...
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Make videos output as iframes not links

is there any way to change the default output when inserting a video into tinyMCE with Wordpress' default media manager. Currently it inserts it as a link, would it be possible to input it into the ...
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Custom characters of tinymce editor are saved as question mark

I have integrated tinymce editor of wordpress to my custom plugin. I save the data entered in to Database via ajax like this: encodeURIComponent('<?php echo ...
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TinyMCE buttons broken

For some reason my TinyMCE buttons are completely misaligned and have the wrong background-position (See image below): I have attempted to download a fresh install of Wordpress 3.5 and replaced my ...
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enable TinyMCE for comment forms

Is there any way in Wordpress to use a richt-text-editor (preferable the build in TinyMCE) on the comment form textarea in the frontend? I had such a feature in earlier versions, using the plugin ...
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Hide “Add media”, html editor from tinymce

I have a custom post type which supports editor. (WordPress ver. 3.5) I want to customize the editor for it. Make it readonly Hide "Add Media" button Hide HTML editor Remove status bar showing word ...
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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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Enqueue Script After TinyMCE initialized

I am making a small live preview area inside a meta box using jquery where i need to get content from tinymce editor. But it seem my script loads before tinymce, this returns null when i try to get ...
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Pass data back to TinyMCE from Thickbox

I've added a shortcode button in the TinyMCE editor in the page/post pages that opens up a Thickbox form. The button is working; it opens up the thickbox form like it should. However my stumbling ...
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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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Bridging TinyMCE js and Wordpress PHP?

I'm updating my wordpress plugin to use a custom TinyMCE button. From inside the TinyMCE button javascript, I'd like to interact with wordpress data--ie set custom post options inside the plugin ...
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Saving (Updating) Post / Page Edits With AJAX

One of the major frustrations while editing posts/pages is that after saving, two things happen: The admin page is reloaded, which takes time More importantly, the cursor position is lost If ...
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TinyMCE Autoresize

Looking for a way to make the TinyMCE editor always relative to it's content so that the height of the editor changes accordingly to how much text/images it contains. There seem to be plugins for ...
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How to add a shortcode button to the TinyMCE editor?

How to make any plugin icon in wordpress post? The code I want to insert in plugin code and will appear in post bar [wp-admin/post.php]. Like this image: Output: If I click the icon it ...
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Why is the media upload button not in the main toolbar & can it be placed there instead?

Is there a good reason why the wp media upload button is not placed within the main edit toolbar, and can we put it there instead of floating above??
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prevent caching during tinymce custom button development

I'm following this turial on how to add a custom button to TinyMCE editor in WordPress. Trying to edit author's JS to include my functionality, yet it seems to have gotten cached. Article author has a ...
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Load tinyMCE / wp_editor() via AJAX [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to load wp_editor() through AJAX/jQuery There are several questions about this (like this, or that), but none of them provides a solution to me. The situation: I ...
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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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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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How do I change TinyMCE button “i” to create a i tag rather than em?

I want to give the "italic" button back the "styling" behaviour, rather than the spammy <em>. I want that button to print a <i> tag, rather than <em>. <em> tags became popular ...
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wp_editor not modify html tags of initial content

How can i set the tinyMCE editor in wp_editor to not modify/replace the html tags of the initial content ? I'm loading html content with tags (i know that they are deprecated but i need them) and ...
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Tinymce and uploading local pictures

I would like to extend the capabilities of the wordpress editor while keeping the option of uploading local pictures (in the simplest way possible:upload => insert). I found a plugin which seems to ...
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Show All Posts Insert Edit Link

When I click to insert/edit link in the tinyMCE rich editor for a post, then click "Or link to existing content", it shows only posts that are live and published. Is there a way to get the list that ...