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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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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Is it safe use wp_editor in public contact form

I'm going to make a contact form for my site, and i want to use WYSIWYG editor (wp_editor) in my form message field. Here is my question, is that safe use wp_editor in public though disable media ...
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do_shortcode does not work with slideshow shortcode

I am using the Slideshow plugin 2.2.7 by Stefan Boonstra and am adding the shortcode to a custom wp_editor() metabox. When I echo the slideshow plugin with: echo do_shortcode( $banner ); /* $banner ...
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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_editor_style is not loading in frontend. Any solution?

This is default wordpress add_editor_style function: function add_editor_style( $stylesheet = 'editor-style.css' ) { add_theme_support( 'editor-style' ); if ( ! is_admin() ) return; ...
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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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Why Can't wp_editor Be Used in a Custom Widget?

I've been working on developing a plugin that adds a widget that allows you to edit the content with a wysiwyg editor. I want to use the default wordpress editor by calling wp_editor(). I've seen ...
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Load visual editor without custom styling

I have a plugin that uses the wp_editor() function to load an instance of the TinyMCE editor. However, the editor is affected by custom styling to make it look similar to the theme through the ...
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Replacing textarea with wp_editor

I have a working front end posting system on my site that initially I designed with a simple text area for the content. I am now attempting to swap the textarea out with the TinyMCE function, ...
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How to use wp_editor(); in functions.php then retrieve content in the template

I want to use wp_editor(); (custom editor) I've tried several methods but I am lost and I can't get it to save the post and retrieve the content in template How to edit posts with the new wp_editor ...
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i am making text changes on my page show in preview not on live site, why? [closed]

I go into the admin back room on my site make text changes and hit preview changes and they show up, but when i go to the live site, they don't show at all. What am i missing, what should i be doing? ...
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Updating post content on the front end

I have used the code below to add frontend editing to my posts/pages. How would I go about saving the post content when an update/save button is pressed? $post_id = get_the_ID(); $settings = array( ...
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Dynamic WordPress editor in meta box

I created the WordPress editor using wp_editor function dynamically. While i click add more button i just cloned editor and append new editor using jquery. While i am cloning editor i just changing id ...
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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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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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Load wp_editor via ajax [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to load wp_editor() through AJAX/jQuery I know that this has been asked before but it has not been answered fully or accurately or descriptively. I know how to load ...
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wp_editor with media buttons

I use wp_editor() on the frontend. media_buttons are displayed on default if visitor is logged in. I want to display these media buttons whether user is logged in or not. Is there any way to achieve ...
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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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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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Add custom fields to a page template, admin side

I'm adding a page template to the theme I'm currently using. Is there any way to make the admin editor to show some input text fields or other options for the template? For example, I'd need two ...
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How can I edit pages from my local environment?

Is there any to edit and/or create wordpress pages from my local environment? Or shall I use the wordpress editor no matter what?
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wp_editor on custom meta textarea field - images and html fails

So I have made some custom textareas on my frontpage template. This works fine and I can safe content and so on... But I am experiencing some issues. When I click "Upload/Insert" I can work with the ...
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Why are there two diffrent full screen editors?

In the WP editor there is a full screen button. It has shortcut ALT+SHIFT+G. When the button is pressed it shows a different full screen editor then when the shortcut is used. I tried this on ...
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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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WP Editor strips input placeholder attribute

Why WP Editor also strips the "placeholder" attribute of the input text element ? Ofcourse, i am using the HTML mode. Here is the input: <input type="text" value="" name="s" style="width: 550px;" ...
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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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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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How to load wp_editor() through AJAX/jQuery

I have a theme that is custom developed and really complex. One of the things that I have is multiple content areas where users can specify content for specific tabs. I load multiple instances of ...
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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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wp_editor not adding paragraphs despite wpautop being set to true

I'm using the following code to produce a wp_editor instance: <?php if (version_compare($wp_version, "3.3") >= 0) { ?> <p><?php wp_editor( $answer->post_content, 'answer', ...
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wp_editor() fields on Theme Options Page not saving

(This is sort of a follow-up to this question.) I'm able to display the two WYSIWYG editors on my theme options page, but the values I enter into the editors aren't saved. I've read a ton of stuff ...
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How to handle multiple instance of “send_to_editor” js function

Here is what I am doing: I Added wordpress media upload with iframe popup when a button or link clicked. And with click of insert into post the image url placed on a textbox. send_to_editor() ...
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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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wp_editor adds HTML entities to the content

I'm building my theme options page and I want to use Wordpress TinyMCE editor here, so I'm calling wp_editor. But when I'm saving data some entities are added to the content for example, lets say I ...
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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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Post custom metabox textarea using wp_editor

I'm a novice and looking to add the wp_editor to a custom metabox textarea field. I've looked seemingly everywhere for an complete example for writing a metabox with a textarea that uses the ...
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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 and WPAlchemy messes up tags when updating

when using wp_editor, I paste my text in the visual editor. If I switch to HTML editor, all of my tags are there. So far, no problem. When I update the thing, all of my tags appear in my visual editor ...
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Remove HTML editor and visual/HTML tabs from TinyMCE

Is it possible to remove the Visual \ HTML tabs from wp_editor and display only the TinyMCE editor? Basically, right now, I'm using wp_editor to display the smallest possible TinyMCE editor I can - ...
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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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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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Creating a wp_editor instance with custom tinyMCE buttons

Is there a way to define wp_editor() with custom tinyMCE buttons? I've noticed the wp_editor function reference mentions that one of the $settings arguments can be tinymce (array) (optional) Load ...
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Using multiple instances of wp_editor in Custom Post Type admin area

I've written a custom plugin for my fishkeeping website which allows users to enter information about a species of tropical fish (i.e. "habitat", "distribution", "locality", etc). Each of these are ...
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WP Editor, save content and category on frontend

I'm creating a plugin that shows a frontend editor that will be the content of the current post. But I don't know who to save the content from the wp_editor to the post content; I tried using on form ...
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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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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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Show only oldest post by author

I am working with a heavily customized install of WP. I've set up a specific post type, taxonomy, and roles that gets to use just that post type. Ideally, I'd like to restrict members of that role ...
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How to get the input of a TinyMCE editor when using on the front-end?

I'm not sure why I haven't been able to find this, but does anyone know how to get the input of the TinyMCE editor? I am using it in the front end and want to be able to save whatever the user has ...
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Wordpress wp_editor to post and edit

I browsed through all the topics here on stackexchange to find an answer to my problem but couldn't quite get there. This snippet enables you to post from the frontend, but how about editing. Each ...
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wp_editor textarea value not updating

I am using the *_add_form_fields action to add fields to a custom taxonomy. One of those fields is a wp_editor(). The problem I am facing is that when I output the WordPress editor on the page like ...