The wp_editor() function allows plugin and theme developers to render a custom instance of the TinyMCE editor used by WordPress

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wordpress qtranslate editor text is not working [closed]

I have installed qtranslate on my wordpress site, it all works fine, but sometimes the content editor does not show the text, When I force refresh the page a few times (Ctrl + r) eventually the text ...
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How to prevent tinymce macro from inserting nbsp;?

I've got the following macro button defined to wrap a selection in a shortcode in the wp_editor visual editor: (function() { tinymce.create('tinymce.plugins.ingredient_name', { init : ...
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Adding wp_editor to custom metabox

I am adding fields to a custom post type. How can I have editing options in my meta data just as they are in the editor box? add_action('add_meta_boxes', 'add_property'); function add_property(){ ...
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Target wp_editor buttons to add a tooltip

I have a multi-author website and no matter how much education I give to Authors, 80%+ either refuse to or forget to use headings in their posts, instead they use bold text on a separate line to ...
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Using default wordcount javascript in Wordpress on custom wp_editor() areas

I have two wp_editor() instances on pages and posts used to populate the sidebars of my three-column website. I would like to use the default wordpress word-count script on the two wp-editor areas to ...
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Changing the default WP editor font and size

The default font is too small and too narrow. Makes editing a pain. I want the default font to be Lucida 16. I am not talking about a pop up menu. I already have that. When I open a new page/post I ...
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tinymce.get() returns error after ajax request

In the backend, after an event I make an ajax request which populates certain fields. The problematic field is the textarea, for which I use wp_editor like so: <?php $settings = array( ...
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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 ...
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Adding an image to a non existing post

I am building a frontend posting mechanism. Everything is working fine besides the image uploader. I am using Wordpress Wysiwyg editor using <?php wp_editor ?>. When I click on the Add media ...
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More than one TinyMCE (wp_editor) with different $settings['drag_drop_upload'] values breaks

It appears that when I have two+ separate wp_editors with different values for drag_drop_upload they all are built as if they have drag_drop_upload set to true. If I set them all to false they act ...
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Adding custom styles to elements, without creating new elements

So Im using the tiny_mce_before_init filter to added a few classes to the wp_editor and am getting unexpected results. I havent used this before, but from what Im reading and what my peers tell me I ...
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wp_editor in thickbox

I am updating a shortcode generator that I made before and I want to add in addition to text areas inputs etc.. a tinymce editor, so I call wp_editor in the ajax content of the thickbox, the editor ...
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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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How do I prevent the wp_editor from loading outside container?

I'm trying to load the wp_editor on a settings page: <?php //$content = $value->playerBio; $editor_id = 'listingIntro'; ...
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How would I load wp_editor someehere else other than the admin area?

I would like to use the wp_editor in my article page for live blogging, but the tiny mce does not show up. Can someone guide me through this?
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wp_editor doesn't work in front end area

I am developing a theme where I would like to have a front-end area, but when I try to include the wp_editor() in the page template I am getting this result: P.S. The wordpress editor works fine ...
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wp_editor loses data, perhaps an html_entity_decode problem?

I have a custom meta box that I created with WP Alchemy. It has two wp_editor fields. These fields are behaving very strangely. If I just type simple text into them, they work just fine. But if I ...
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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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How to add editor-style.css styling to wp_editor on front end for comments

How can I apply my own css (to match editor-style.css) to wp_editor being used on the front end for comments? Currently I'm using code from here to enable the visual editor for comments. My actual ...
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Modifying the main editor priority

I want the main WordPress post editor to appear below some of my meta boxes (generated by Advanced Custom Fields). I know there are the add_meta_box() and remove_meta_box() functions, however it'd be ...
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Add multiple Visual Editors for Custom Post Type

I'm designing a site that will be part of a WP-Network; we have been told we cannot install plugins. I have a custom post type, which I have added in functions.php of the child-theme I am writing. In ...
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How Wordpress remembers which active editing modes are used?

I noticed that when I save page in Visual editor. Wordpress remembers it the next time I edit the page even if I clear all my browser cookies and cache. In what section of the WordPress database does ...
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wp editor formatting

I am writing a plugin and have this code: $settings = array("media_buttons" => false, "wpautop" => false, "teeny" => true); wp_editor("", "viddesc", $settings); The problem is when I paste ...
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Disable HTML (Text) Tab in Post Editor

I am attempting to disable the Text tab in the post editor but not having any luck. The first thing I want to do is set the Visual editor to be the default but this code does not work (it is being ...
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What is this format called (nested shortcodes)?

When using plugins and commercial themes in WordPress, it's not uncommon to meet code like this: [one_half] [service_box] <h1>Title:</h1> <ul> ...
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Wordpress code editor messed up my code!

I just spend a few hours trying to make my code look better. In the past, I did some changes using Wordpress code editor and after downloading these files yesterday, I noticed that code is totally ...
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jQuery does not work on WordPress editor

I've added some content to WP's editor, however the new content does not respond to the click behaviour. Here's how I've added the content: add_filter( 'default_content', 'custom_editor_content' ); ...
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wp_editor in text mode only(without TinyMCE)

Is there a way to call wp_editor for a meta box using just the text/HTML mode without TinyMCE. I think the deprecated function pre-3.3 did this but I'm not sure how its done now.
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Migrating from metaboxes to wp_editor()

I got a client requirement where the editing facilities available in wordpress had to be available for content that was meant to be displayed on the sidebar of a particular post/page. The content to ...
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WP_editor doesnt apply wpautop on single line content

For a current project I am trying to echo a line of text saved in the theme's options page. I use the wp_editor function for the user input instead of a textarea. The code I am using is quite simple: ...
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How to get WP editors tinyMCE instances

My main goal is to get editor content when it changes and update a live preview. For this I need to add an event listener to the editor. BTW, I have two editor in the same page and the page is loaded ...
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How to make shortcode which returns HTML?

I need to make a shortcode button to TinyMCE editor which, in the moment i click it fills up the content part with HTML. When i click on button i need something like: <div> ... </div> ...
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Injecting pre-defined text from custom page template to editor

I am creating a custom page template: < ?php /* * Template Name: sliding content * Description: Sliding category contents */ get_header(); ?> <div id="primary" class="content-area"> ...
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allowing all HTML tags in tinymce editor

I have a plugin where I am creating a shortcode that creates a form with a textarea field. I would like the user to be able to insert a complete HTML page into the editor - including the HTML and BODY ...
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How to enable visual editor when editing comments on the dashboard?

For editing a comment in admin pages the editor is only html, can we modify the edit comment page with a filter to include visual editor too?
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Output richtext metabox value

I have rich text metabox.When I echo the out put it shows html tags.If I write <h1>Hi</h1> in editor metabox it ouput the same.My works so far <?php $valueeee2= ...
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Set Link Target Checkbox chcked on Edit Image MOdal Window in Admin Post Edit Screen?

Inside of newer versions of WordPress in the Visual Editor when you add a photo, you can then click on it which reveals an Edit, Delete, and Resize buttons. Now if you click on the Edit button ...
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TinyMCE editor - new lines not rendered on front end

I've been working with a plugin making various tweaks and adding additional functionality. It uses custom post type to create a page with an associated download. In the admin area which allows you to ...
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How to remove the statusbar from the default wordpress editor?

How to remove the letter P from the default wordpress editor? Previously i have removed that P but now the entire code changed from the class-wp-editor.php file.
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Pull Youtube Link from 2nd WP_Editor

I have 2 WP_Editors, 1 is the main editor I use for content and the 2nd is an editor I use for the user to insert videos and any extra content describing the video. My question is, is there an easy ...
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Wp_editor doesn't send the required data

The wp_editor function is working fine concerning the displaying of editor and sending of information, except that the information is never sent as it is. In a template file responsible of updating ...
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How to make the Wordpress Editor not accept HTML?

So basically, I am using the Wordpress editor on my site and I do not want my users posting ANY HTML in it at all since it can cause some problems. My Wordpress Editor is currently like this: ...
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wp_editor removes HTML and inline styles

I use the wp_editor function to display an editor in front-end. The problem is that this editor doesnt behave like the editor in backend based on the settings I give as input: $settings = array( ...
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`wp_editor()` CSS messing up the jQuery Dialog

I have a custom admin page that includes both the user of wp_editor() and a jQuery dialog. For reasons unknown to me, the instance of wp_editor() uses some of the same css class names as dialog, and ...
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How to set WYSIWYG editor width within wp_editor() function?

This is my current code: $initial_data = $this->options['my_plugin_editor']; $settings = array( 'quicktags' => array('buttons' => 'em,strong,link',), 'quicktags' => true, ...
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wp_editor removes paragraph from custom meta box

I have created a custom meta box like so: /*quote meta box*/ add_action('add_meta_boxes', 'quote_meta_box'); function quote_meta_box($post) { global $post; $post_id = $_GET['post'] ? ...
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help on wp_editor via ajax load [duplicate]

So I have been spending hours trying to figure out how to make the wp_editor() work on an ajax generated content. I bumped into this post: Load tinyMCE / wp_editor() via AJAX and tried the solution ...
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Better solution for managing media attachments with `wp_editor()`?

Currently using wp_editor(); on the front-end of my website as a content submission form. All posts submitted are set as a "Pending", which will later be published or deleted by an administrator. The ...
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Custom wp_editor doesn't update post_content

I'm working on a client's site, creating a staff profile plugin. The issue is that they previously created the profiles as regular posts. I converted all of the staff posts into a custom post types. ...
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How to add set featured image button in wp_editor()?

I am working in a plugin and in that plugin adding wordpress default editor(wp_editor)and adding functionality to save post with add media features. Add media features is working absolutely fine and ...