WYSIWYG is an acronym for "What You See Is What You Get". In computing, a WYSIWYG editor is a system in which content (text and graphics) displayed onscreen during editing appears in a form closely corresponding to its appearance when printed or displayed as a finished product, which might be a ...

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Using Wordpress' WYSIWYG for comments

I've been trying to set up the comments section of a site I am working on to use the default Wordpress WYSIWYG (TinyMCE). But it's harder than expected. I used this tutorial to take me almost all the ...
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Tiny MCE custom styles, and preview in the backend

I've added the styles dropdown list to my TinyMCE editor in Wordpress. If I select the style, and preview it on the front end, it looks exactly like I expect it to. However, I'd like to preview it ...
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Drag-and-drop “Panels”-style visual layout editor?

I'm a combination Drupal and WordPress developer and have recently started playing with Drupal's Panels module -- which allows you to create flexible layouts and drop content blocks (The Drupal ...
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Having a lot of difficulty getting add_editor_style() to load into source code

I have tried many different things to get add_editor_style() to load into the source code on my site without any luck. I would like to use editor-style.css to customize CSS properties for my WordPress ...
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WYSIWYG editor not in a post editor?

It is possible to use the WYSIWYG editor in theme settings (not in a post editor)?
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Ability to edit image via WYSIWYG

In the wordpress post WYSIWYG, you can easily add images from the media library. But, once the image is inserted into the post, it is not intuitive to edit the image's source to a different image in ...
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Resizing the width of the WYSIWYG editor

Just a simple question here but though my googling and searching efforts haven't found the answer to it. I'm wanting to re-size the width of my WordPress WYSIWYG editor to be 650px. What do I have to ...
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How can I stop TinyMCE from converting my HTML entities to characters?

Here's the problem: I paste the HTML entity code for, let's say, a service mark (℠) into the HTML view of the editor. As soon as I switch to the "visual" tab, my entity code is turned into ...
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Disable media upload in rich text editor

I wonder if there any way to disable/remove the Upload/Insert button on the text editor that created on the custom field? I already has a field that handling the file upload, so I just want the text ...
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Wordpress Wysiwyg Content not being displayed

My Wordpress website really isn't working to how I want?! It was working fine, with nothing being touched, Then lately I find every-page is displaying the same content on each page. Not the ...
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How to remove_filter that filters iframes in posts? [duplicate]

Which filter if removed allows iframes to be inserted into wordpress posts?
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Any Wysiwyg tool to edit wordpress site based on given theme?

I dream of a wordpress dashboard that would be mostly Wysiwyg and let the user edit a site based on a given theme. In fact this is something I know is technically possible as I have seen it in this ...
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Adding a <code> button to the WYSIWYG editor?

I've been looking for a way to add a button to wrap text in for the WYSIWYG editor in Wordpress 3.3.1. I tried this: function enable_more_buttons($buttons) { $buttons[] = 'code'; return $buttons; ...
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Foliopress WYSIWYG editor does not display images

I use the Foliopress WYSIWYG editor. I inserted overview-1.png via the 'Quick Insert Image' option. This added the following mark-up: <img width="166" height="263" alt="overview 1" ...
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WYSIWYG eating up first p in td

Basically going mad on this one. Been googling about for quite some time now to find an answer. Most hits are on year old posts. I tried to alter how TinyMCE initiates with "remove_linebreaks" set to ...
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Dynamically textarea with TinyMce editor

I need to used TextArea with Wysiwyg editor. That works when textarea is write on page ( Not dynamic , static ).. but my problem is for dynamically textarea. My code : add_action('admin_head', ...
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WYSIWYG on custom meta boxes while disabling main editor?

I'm working on creating a custom content type but I'm having a bit of a problem formatting the create and edit views. I want to disable the main editor and focus only on the title, excerpt, and ...
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The correct way of adding TinyMCE editor to custom meta box textarea?

Since Wp 3.2 a lot of changed to TinyMCE and Wordpress and ow I can not find out how to add the Tiny MCE to meta box in Page. This is how it looks when I am not firing up the MCE ...
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Remove inline styles from the_content?

Is there a way to remove any inline styles made by the WP Editor i.e. Font Size?
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Keyboard Shortcut to Publish Post on the Mac

What's the keyboard shortcut to update posts? I've read that it's Alt + Shift + p, but that doesn't work on my Mac, nor does Ctrl + Shift + p.
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Tiny MCE doesn't look anything like my blog

I'd like my blog to actually look like what I type in WYSIWYG mode but it's not even close. How do I fix it? www.halseyschools.com
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WYSIWYG editor in WP 3.2 plugin

I've created my own WP 3.2 plugin. Now I want to put the WYSIWYG editor in it. I've tried the following code: <?php the_editor(null, 'body', null, false); ?> Then it's displayed. I don't know ...
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WordPress 3.2 - Problem with WYSIWYG editors in a custom post type?

I'm using this class http://www.deluxeblogtips.com/p/meta-box-script-for-wordpress.html to create custom meta-box in which it contains some WYSIWYG editors. It works fine until I upgraded my WP to ...
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WYSIWYG – Getting the “link” button from HTML mode in Visual mode

Pretty much as the title says, I want to use the "link" button from the HTML mode in the Visual Mode in the WYSIWYG editor (the link/unlink in visual is to "advanced" for my liking). Is this possible ...
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Simple rich text editor in Text widget?

I've seen a few plugins that add rich text editing to the default "Text" Widget. However, all of the ones I've tested are either too complicated (or try to do too much) or don't work properly with the ...
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Add TinyMCE to CPT metaboxes in 3.1?

Been looking around for an alternative to this method: http://allcreatives.net/2011/02/02/using-the-native-wordpress-tinymce-wysiwyg-editor-with-your-custom-post-meta-textareas/ To add the WYSIWYG ...
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wysiwyg is scrambled

I have a problem with the wordpress editor. It keeps removing my enters and scrambling the content. How can I solve this problem?
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How to integrate CLEditor to comment system?

I would like to improve the comment editing for user by adding a simple WYSIWYG editor, and I selected CLEditor as possible good candidate because it is light, customizable and jQuery based. I ...
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Create anchor from Wysiwyg editor

Is there any way to create internal anchors without using the HTML rendering option? I don't mind but I guess my customer will ;) Thanks!
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content gets scrambled

Every time someone edits our blog the content is displaying all wrong. It looks perfect in the wysiwyg editor but when you publish the page the content is completely wrong (pictures displayed next to ...
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Adding TinyMCE buttons without removing plugin buttons?

I'm developing a plugin that I'll install for all my clients to make WordPress slightly easier to use for them. One of the things it will change is the default TinyMCE configuration. It'll add things ...
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Is there a filter for editor-style.css file?

I need to add multiple css files from a css framework to my editor-style.css file. The point is that i don't want to update the editor-style.css file anytime there's a new update from either my theme ...
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Highlight Syntax Inline

I'm looking for a plugin that is compatible up to the current version of WordPress (3.1.1 as of writing of this question) and that supports some kind of inline highlighting of programming language ...
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Can Rich Text features be configured per user?

There are obviously different types of users (from power-users to casual authors). WordPress's Rich Text editor is based on TinyMCE - which has a lot of features. Most of these features are ...
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Pasting images removes class attribute

When you paste an image with a class attribute in the Wysiwyg editor, the pasted image no longer has this class attribute. This makes it harder to copy and paste images that are aligned with the ...
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How do I add a listbox to the TinyMCE editor?

I am having trouble adding a list box to the TinyMCE editor in Wordpress. I have already read entirely through this question but it did not get me all the way there: How i can i add a split button or ...
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When adding buttons to the tinyMCE editor, how do I make them wrap to the next line and/or display in the “Kitchen Sink” area?

I'm successfully adding buttons to the TinyMCE editor in Wordpress, but the problem is they all show up to the right of the Kitchen Sink button and I have so many that I need them to display on a new ...
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How to allow <video> html5 tag in Wordpress

Currently I am running a Wordpress MU blog using the Unfiltered MU plugin. However, when I try to insert an HTML5 tag, it gets stripped away. I believe it may be the WYSIWYG editor cleaning the ...
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two tinyMCE editors in the same page

I've used this method to enter the first editor: on functions.php: function add_admin_theme_styles() { wp_enqueue_style('thickbox'); } add_action('admin_print_styles', ...
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What are the better WYSIWYG post editor replacement alternatives?

I hate the built-in WYSWIG editor for WordPress. (EDIT: Editors of the sites I support hate it, which in turn makes more work for me. Hence, I hate it.) I know there are some alternatives out there, ...
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Is Using WordPress Supplied WYSIWYG Advisable?

I have been considering using the the_editor function to create WYSIWYG editors in my own pages. Is using the WordPress's inbuilt WYSIWYG editor in a plugin meant for general distribution advisable? ...
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Stop Wordpress Wrapping Images In A “P” Tag

I have searched high and low for a simple solution to this, but to no avail. Wordpress keeps on wrapping my images in p tags and because of the eccentric nature of the layout for a site I am working ...
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Remove_filter ('the_content', 'wpautop') is not working

I've tried disabling WP's auto-paragraph thingy using remove_filter ('the_content', 'wpautop'); but I am still getting my stuff wrapped in automatic <p> tags... What am I doing wrong? Its at ...
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How to Add WYSIWYG Editor (tinyMCE) to plugin options page compatible with Wordpress 3.0 and up?

I'm trying to add tinyMCE instead of textarea for one of my options in my plugin with no luck so far. I tried this : http://www.dbuggr.com/smallwei/add-wysiwyg-editor-tinymce-wordpress-plugin/ and ...
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How to remove commenters ability to add hyperlinks to comments?

I'd like to be able to filter out a commenters ability to add hyperlinks in their comment text. I removed the "websites" field from the mix to reduce the amount of spammage already (see: Removing ...
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Inserting code to HTML view from a pop up initiated from visual view

I am trying to insert html into the HTML view.What i have done is to have tinymce advanced(a wordpress plugin) button that throws a popup and in it is all the necessary things to insert the html.The ...
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Theme Advanced Styles in Visual Editor and Paragraphs

After i add these codes to functions.php: add_editor_style(); function childtheme_mce_btns2($orig) { return array('formatselect','styleselect', 'underline', 'justifyfull', 'forecolor', '|', ...
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Make WordPress WYSIWYG not strip out iframe's

I have a blog that I often need to insert iframes into posts for various reasons (don't ask why just trust me!) When I use the "visual" view to edit my posts the WYSIWYG constatantly strips out my ...
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How can I filter Microsoft Word gunk from pasted content?

I have some users who are posting to a group blog and are able to cut-and-paste but their pastes include things like: <!– /* Font Definitions */ @font-face {font-family:”Cambria Math”; panose-1:2 ...
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How can I improve the line break handling in the WYSIWYG editor?

I always find myself in HTML mode in the editor to try and get simple things like breaks between paragraphs to show up right (using <p></p>). Is that normal? Is there a better editor out ...