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Customizing HTML Editor Quicktags button to open a dialog for choosing insert options

I am looking for adding custom quicktag buttons, that would allow me to display a intermediary dialog before inserting the code. Situation Clicking a quicktag button opens a dialog or thickbox ...
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How to enable edit button in the theme's customize UI?

I saw on WordPress.com's theme customizer has this little blue (with a pencil icon in it) edit icon, they are SUPER user friendly! But seems default wordpress.org installation does not have it! Is ...
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Give editors access to particular plugin - turn “admin.php” into “edit.php”

I'm using the Business Opening Hours plugin. I made it appear in the sidebar using the Client Dash plugin, but when the Editor clicks it, they cannot access it, only the Admins, how can I change that? ...
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How to add button to post page WordPress 5.x

How can I add a button to a posts page? what hook can be used to add a custom button I'd like to place it next to, or near, the "Publish/update" button, or modify the publish button for triggering ...
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How can I get the post content displayed in a text field that allows to edit posts?

I replaced my WordPress TinyMCE editor with a custom textarea field. Everything works well when saving the post but whenever I want to edit the post, the textarea field goes blank. I just want to ask ...
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Disable mouse image resizing in editor

I want to disable the mouse image resizing function in wordpress standard editor. So that its not possible to resize the default image size when you select an image and pull on it. Any idea how i can ...
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Add WYSIWYG to Image Description field

I need to build this thing: It's essentially an image with a caption, and it can go inline anywhere in the text. I could just create a shortcode for it I suppose, but I'd really like to integrate it ...
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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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Theme Editor Not Showing

I made a custom WordPress theme from scratch for a client, then zipped it up and sent it to them. They installed the theme fine, but for some reason the theme editor does not display. What I mean is ...
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3.5 media.editor: what is the event listener for choosing an image?

What is the event listener for selecting an image in the media.editor javascript. I am attempting to add a multiple image selector to a custom plugin, and I need to show the user what images they have ...
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Strange problems when I try to insert HTML\XML code snippet in my posts

I am experiencing some problems while trying to insert XML code snippet into my WordPress articles. I have just read this tutorial: http://codex.wordpress.org/Writing_Code_in_Your_Posts I am using ...
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How can I add a meta-box to the posts editor containing all items of a custom taxonomy as checkbox?

I have a custom hierarchical taxonomy containing only two levels of items. First Level the title, second level items of the taxonomy. Is it possible to add a "meta box" to the posts editor of ...
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Remove html markup by wordpress

I am recently creating a website for my company. I found there are many unnecessary markup by wordpress. I have provided screenshot and sample of the markup that i am referring to. </ol> &...
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WP Editor Issue in Backend

I am stuck on silly issue of wp_editor function in WordPress backend in custom plugin page. See issue for wp_editor in attached images I have called the wp_editor function like this <?php ...
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Set featured image using javascript in post editor

I have built a plugin that will auto-generate an image based on some variables in the post the user is writing. They have the ability then to set some colors and stuff to make the image look nice. ...
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Stop WordPress editor embedding links

There are several posts about this, - but I suspect that it has changed after Gutenberg, since I can't get either of the methods to work. I'm trying to stop WordPress embedding links, when written ...
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Edited Child Theme's “header.php” but it doesn't appear to change the file

So I logged into FTP and navigated to /wp-content/themes/MyChildTheme/ and edited the header.php file. I saved the file and uploaded it and I can confirm the file has changed because if I check via ...
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How to prevent the editor from redirecting to website within iframe?

I have been trying to embed a website into a private page, and have tried out the "embed" and "iframe" tags, but as soon as I update the changes it redirects to the embedded site. I read more about ...
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Adding content in Gutenberg editor

I updated my site to the latest version of Wordpress. I started using the new editor but have a question. Is there a way to add a block of content that holds all the header tags and paragraph tags? ...
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How to display full width block without toolbar?

I'm trying to create a full width blocks for the new Gutenberg editor, however I don't want to give to option to toggle the block alignment (eg: like the Cover block does) just make it full width all ...
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Define multiple Gutenberg editor widths

I'm trying to define multiple widths for the Gutenberg editor depending on the post/page template. I have a full-width page template and would like the editing experience to be as close to the live ...
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How can I get the permalink of a post before it is published?

I'm trying to create a plugin that gives you a push notifications button, through the WordPress editor and I can't find a way to get the permalink of a draft post before its status is set to published....
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Wordpress editor converted/deleted HTML entities code

2x WP 4.9.1 (old and updated with database utf8 / new with new database utf8mb4) I have a problem with HTML entities in the Wordpress standard editor. I write the HTML entities in hexadecimal code ...
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Add buttons to the new TinyMCE WP Editor. Javascript API

I've added more buttons to a TinyMCE instance using the new Javascript API available since WordPress version 4.8. As you can see in the following code block, I could add more buttons but I'm not ...
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Trying to Edit a Page but it sends me to a Product Edit page

I have the strangest issue that I encountered. I have updated the newest version of Wordpress and installed Google Analytics GADWP Plugin and Yoast SEO. (I don't think this is the issue though) When ...
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How to get media source of text editor in WordPress

I want to get source of files when I click add media. Suppose, when I select a pdf file I get <a href="http://thedomain.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/myfile.pdf"rel="">myfile</a> in ...
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In editor-style.css how can I change background color of title field?

When editing a page or post, I would like the title field to have a different background color from white. I have tried the following but it doesn't seem to work: #titlediv #title { background-...
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Lost draft under all posts and drafts

I'm trying to delete drafts that I've never created. I suppose they are auto drafts. Searched and searched but maybe because it's a super easy fix that no one asks, but can't figure out how to ...
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Add Attribute to p Tag of Post Content

I would like the default <p> elements that are added to the (TinyMCE) editor when users post content, to have a dir attribute as well. Reasoning: When the editor is displayed to users, it is ...
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Editors change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published?

Is it possible to have the Editors to change a permalink on an unpublished post, but only admins change a permalink on a post that has ever been published? I can hide the button for non admin but I ...
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Visual/Text Editor displays blank pages in WP-Admin- but HTML on client side displays correctly

Theme: Hemingway, Twenty-Sixteen Host: Bluehost Browser(s): Safari, Chrome OS: OSX El Capitan 10.10.5 (14F1605) Website When I try to "Edit Page" visual editor screen is blank, in both Text and ...
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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 ...
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CKEditor: Uncaught TypeError: switchEditors.switchto is not a functiononclick

Only the buttons Add Media, HTML and Visual show up after installing CKEditor for WordPress. In addition, encounter the following error while clicking to HTML or Visual by using the tool Inspect ...
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Replace image caption with its title and description

Is it possible to replace the caption text of an image with its title and description fields when inserting it in the editor? If so, how? Thanks in advance
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How to dynamically generate wordpress editor on frontend?

I want to initialize the wordpress editor dynamically on frontend. I have tried to include the following scripts: wp_enqueue_script('editor'); wp_enqueue_script('media-upload'); wp_enqueue_script('...
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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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Opening Brackets Do Not Format to Paragraphs in Visual Editor

I'm having issues with paragraphs in the visual editor. So let's say I create a blockquote, type the first line, hit enter. It makes a new paragraph. Shift + enter makes a new line. Just like usual, ...
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Can't format content of Rich Text Editor in Template

I use following functions to add a new rich text editor in admin . add_action( 'add_meta_boxes', 'adding_new_metaabox' ); function adding_new_metaabox() { add_meta_box('...
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Trouble adding tiny mce to textarea in custom plugin

I'm using the Sunrise open-source OOP framework to develop my plugin. I am building out a new settings page and I'm having trouble adding in a WYSIWYG/tiny MCE textarea to the settings page. I've ...
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Wordpress editor spacing very unreliable

Firstly I apologize for the vague question. But Im wondering can someone help. I have been developing on WordPress for approximately 2 years now, and I have yet to come up with a reliable solid ...
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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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How to customize the “Insert/edit link” popup box?

is there a way to customize the "Insert/edit link" popup box in the editor so that it does something like this: Have a checkbox that says "Insert affiliate tag at the end of link" If the checkbox is ...
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t5-fresh-editor-stylesheets.php breaks image placement in WP Beta 3 editor

I am running a development site with the WordPress beta plugin, currently running 3.9 beta 3 I am using Bill Erickson's Core functionality plugin which calls Toscho's t5-fresh-editor-stylesheets.php ...
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wp_editor responsive?

I am calling <?php wp_editor( '' , 'movie_description-'.$num, array('textarea_name' => 'url[]', 'raw' => true ));?> but I want it to be responsive so that it doesn't overflow outside of ...
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Wordpress editor removes all the linefeed characters with WP-Markdown and Syntax Highlighter evolved

I have WP-Markdown and SyntaxHighlighter Evolved wordpress plugins installed. The issue is that when I write the code, and click the "Update" button, I have the code reformatted. [ruby] class Foo &...
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Is it possible to activate customfield 'text description' upon activating the customfield 'checkbox'?

I'm trying to find a solution how to activate a another customfield in WordPress pages when the selectbox is selected. This is the script to simply show the customfield 'checkbox' in wordpress page ...
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Wordpress functions.php - Execute plugin specific user online

One Trick Pony posted a great script that I'm trying to adapt to my needs. Registration in my website is restricted. There is only one user, a editor. The idea is to have a Chat Plugin, and it would ...
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Target post type edit page to change view post button, how do I?

I am trying to change the link of the "View Post" button that appears next to the "Change Permalinks" button above the editor on post edit screens for a custom post type. I have altered all the ...
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Add Shortcode inline inside Gutenberg block

In the legacy (classic editor) it was possible to add buttons to the editor toolbar via tinymce API, that will add shortcode at cursor. seems like this is not supported anymore from the tinymce FQA ...
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show shortcodes in editor

Is there any way in which i can show custom shortcodes inside the editor panel, I have a bunch that I've created and thought it would be a good idea? Not found anything online other than tutorials on ...