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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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 ...
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How to customize default wordpress editor?

Good to hear that Sonny (wordpress3.3) has the new editor API wp_editor() that gives us the ability to use multiple instances of the editor in our custom fields with ease. But I needed to customize ...
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Tiny MCE not adding p tag when saving theme option

I am adding tinymce edior with new wp_editor() function on theme option page. On submit the theme option sends data to option.php where it saves. But tinymce doesn't seem to convert the line breaks ...