The default visual editor in WordPress is Tiny MCE. There is an API that allows users to adapt the visual editor to their needs. It is possible to use other visual editors as well.

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How to pass “get_the_terms_list” as shortcode to Visual Composer Grid Builder

I am trying to create a shortcode that returns the term list inside of Visual Composer's Grid Builder. I have read the docs here. My code is as follows: add_filter( 'vc_grid_item_shortcodes', '...
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WordPress Editor not getting youtube video preview

When I am creating a post from the admin panel and using a youtube link in the Editor, the editor automatically fetching the video from youtube and displaying right away in the editor. But When i ...
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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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Add visual editor style only on widgets.php page

I'm attempting to add a visual editor style with the function add_editor_style('visual-editor.css');, but only on the widgets admin' page, and not on post editor screens. I'm using a visual editor ...
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Edit page blank, control buttons missing

Lately I encountered a strange problem while editing posts and pages. I have a blank page with all controls missing (like publish etc.). I tried to deactivate all plugins. I tried to upgrade ...
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Visual Composer shortcode for child theme dir

I have a site using VC that is running on localhost and also on a staging environment. I need to access the child theme directory to call images from within raw-html sections of visual composer ...
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Visual/Text tabs in wp editor Not Showing

I have a wordpress website that i have added custom meta boxes to the post. Custom meta boxes have an editor using wp_editor(), but the editor is refusing to show the visual/text tabs on the editor ...
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How can I register a custom “Text Pattern” (WP 4.3) for TinyMCE?

WP 4.3 added some really cool editor features: https://make.wordpress.org/core/2015/08/01/editor-enhancements-in-4-3-%E2%9C%A8/ The "Text Patterns" are really useful to create lists, quotes and ...
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How would you check if changes were made on a post or page?

I have an post editor and a post viewer (the browser) that are running at the same time. I would like to show changes almost immediately in the browser when the post has been updated on the server (...
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wordpress 4.4 upgrade visual editor bullets select for not selected elements

Please check attachment for reference image and help me to fix it please.
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Hide/show content starting in the middle of a paragraph

I need to be able to hide/show arbitrary content (paragraphs, lists, maybe pictures) based on a user clicking a link. This is easy enough, but I am running into a lot of problems trying to add this in ...
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Adding a button to the attachment page

I have been trying to modify my theme to show an additional button on the attachment page. The reason for this is that I am using the standard wordpress gallery with a link to the attachment page. I ...
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Making a custom widget that includes a tinymce and works in Site Origin Page Builder

For a client I'm using Site Origins Page Builder plugin. It enables the client to make rich layouts for each page by dragging and dropping widgets. Site Origin widgets that require a WYSIWYG-editor ...
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How to remove   from hr in wordpress visual editor

Hi in wp visual editor whenever I add the hr from the inbuilt visual editor button it also adds   which is kind a annoying as I have delete it every time manually. Does anyone know any way so ...
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Apostrophe in a possessive appears as an open-single-smart-quote instead of a closed one

Copy & paste the following in the html post editor: <em>John</em>'s Then click preview button and see the results. It will be: John‘s This is grammatically incorrect. It ...
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Change syntax styling of TinyMCE HTML Text Editor

So I have customized the CSS display for the TinyMCE 'Visual Editor' by using this here: /* Add Theme CSS to WP Content Editor -------------------------------------------------- */ function ...
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Automatically adds check on hide title and add paragraph when adding text

It most certainty wasn't like that before. I don't know what happened but now when I try to add an enhaced text, everytime when I update the page, the boxes of hide title, add automatically paragraphs ...
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In context click and edit: is it feasible?

I would like the following feature, and I'm willing to put my hands on it, but I'd like that developers more in touch with WP codebase give me some feedback. I want to have some sort of in-context ...
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Visual editor become blank after updating an article

I'm using WordPress 4.0 on an IIS installation. Everything is working fine, execept for one thing. My editor wrote an article and saved it. When page refreshed the visual editor become blank, without ...
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How to make a customized “Create Gallery” tab in the 'Add Media' window?

I'm developing a plug-in and wanting to make a customized version of the the "Create Gallery" tab of WP v4.0, but have the resulting output (i.e. what gets inserted into the TinyMCE editor) to be ...
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How to make Wordpress and TinyMCE accept <a> tags wrapping block-level elements as allowed in HTML5?

Starting with version 5 the HTML standard allows <a> tags wrap block-level elements. On a specific page I need to wrap a heading and an image with an <a> tag: Some intro text. <div>...
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Visual editor not working after update

After update wordpress visual editor are blank. I tried disabling all plugins, changing theme to 2014, and cleaning cache in server and pc. (not working)
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Is it possible to make *.js and folders visible in theme-editor

I just created a file test.js in the folder of my own child-theme. Unfortunately it is not visible in the Theme editor. How can I make it visible? And is it possible to make folders visible?
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Getting Theme element into plugins page editor in wp admin

I'm having a hardtime integrating a theme editing element (in default page/post editor in wp-admin) into page/post editor made by the plugin BU Versions. Basicly I need this theme element to ...
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WordPress edit.php page not fully loaded?

As seen in picture above the page isn't quite loading properly. I can add a new post, but it just doesn't load TinyMCE and some other WordPress features. The weird thing is, this actually does work ...
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disable inline css

Is it possible to block the use of inline styles and on-page blocks of CSS in the editor? I don't want to block the use of SVGs and other clever stuff but I just want to prevent someone from adding ...
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Double-Up Visual Editor

While I am writing article, and suddenly update the article, my visual editor went to this look. I am not sure if this is a bug. Tried several help articles to fix the editor via disabling plugins, ...
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Special characters are showing as question mark

When I am writing a special character code or entity in the visual editor box it is shown as ? (Question mark on post). Kindly suggest What should I do?
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How to edit video positioning in wrapper in WP 4.1 Visual Editor

OK so I've added an image here from our front page. We're using the YTPlayer plugin to run the looped video in the background. As you can see from the photo, there's a part of a jpeg photo in the ...
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Cannot edit or add new page after migration, content area disappeared

After migrating my website to the production server I am getting a strange error, the content area has disappeared on edit/add new page/post, and is replaced by this message: "You are currently ...
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How do I add items to the post edit toolbar?

I would like to add an insert code tool to the visual editor toolbar but I haven't the foggiest how. I have limited experience with PHP scripting, so anything as involved as writing a new PHP script ...
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jQuery keyup() on Visual editor

I need to trigger typing in Visual editor and to get current text from it. Is it possible? Then next line are not working: $("visual_editor_selector").keyup(function(){alert("Changed")}); $("...
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Subdomain to Root Domain VC issue

I moved my wordpress from blog.mywebsite.com to mywebsite.com by copying the index.php and .htaccess as instructed here https://codex.wordpress.org/Giving_WordPress_Its_Own_Directory. Seems to work ...
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Editor Styles Not Working

I am trying to re-style the TinyMCE editor here: http://dannymcgee.net/duskguard/forums/forum/general-discussion/ I've tried both of these in my functions.php: add_editor_style(); or ...
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Switching between Text / Visual Editor makes alt text disappear

I am working on a Wordpress site and the images have lightboxes that has this coding in the <a> tag: <a href="#" class="someclass" alt="somealt"><img src="someimg.jpg"></a> ...
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Plugin Error on activating

I'm building theme. but for custom post type, custom taxonomies and shortodes . I created the simple plugin. just plugin info and then functions to create CPT CT and shortcode. here is the example: &...
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Unable to create hyperlink after Wordpress updated

I am recently facing an important issue. This issue happened after an updates completed. The issue i facing is, the visual editor was not responding when i creating links with the Insert/Edit Link ...
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Embedding code snippets in posts with indentation

I have a privately hosted blog using WordPress, and I am using the SyntaxHighlighter Evolved plugin for displaying highlighted code snippets nicely. I use the built-in editor in WordPress for writing ...
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Wordpress add menu to page content using editor

I can manage custom menus in Appearance -> Menus Then, I can add any of these custom menus to the page content by inserting a shortcode like this in the editor: [menu name="Menu1"] Question: How ...
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style tags dl dt dd not showing in posts on server

Whenever I align an image for example, the editor wraps the image in a div with class aligncenter. But when I view the post/page on the server the div is stripped out. How can I prevent this? And ...
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Hide shortcodes “code” when using the “editor” the same as wordpress do with “gallery”

i have question, how to hide the "shortcode code" when using the "editor" the same as wordpress do with "gallery"? my clients hate to see shortcodes as "code". And the truth, not only him, but a lot ...
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Missing visual editor after placing a redirect rule into the .htaccess file

My blog (blog.mywebroom.com) isn't showing the visual editor whenever I try to edit or add a new post. I tried a whole host of solutions, except I couldn't figure it out. The editor disappeared about ...
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Visual Editor not working for user on multiple computers

We are running 3.9.1, and haven't updated any plugins or our theme since the user started seeing an issue with a particular page. If the user opened up the page, nothing showed in the visual editor, ...
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Creating button next to “add media” that allows you to choose a single post

I'm looking to create a button next to "add media" ( much like gravity forms "add form) that allows you to choose a custom post and then inserts that post id into a shortcode. I've bene looking at ...
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Can't past image from clipboard into new post

Depending on the computer used, I'm able or not to paste copied images into a new WP post. I've looked at everything and I can't find the culprit. I've tried different browsers, and nothing seems to ...
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Sorting UL Listing Within the TinyMCE Visual Editor in Wordpress

I am trying to use jQuery sortable within the TinyMCE Visual Editor in WordPress. I have had some success in that I can get a UL list to sort, but only if I drag the mouse OUTSIDE of the actual editor....
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Line break - ever-confusing in new editor

I can see this issue has been discussed at length but I'm still struggling to find a solution. I'm trying to get reasonable spacing between paragraphs Between first two paragraphs, I'm using one line ...
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Letting clients use visual builders plugins/themes on WordPress Multisite installation

I use WordPress Multisite to create and manage my users websites. I was wondering - Is it possible (and legal by copyright laws) to buy one of those visual builders plugins/themes and also let my ...
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How to add post type archive link to pop-up box link?

There are any way or plugin to add post type archive link inside editor link pop-up box? I having all page, post and other custom post type, but I haven't archive link. Thank you!
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Remove fields from the Insert/edit image pop-up?

Is it possible to remove the fields from the Insert/edit image pop-up from the visual editor. I want to remove it as I'm using it on front end.