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Questions tagged [visual-editor]

The default visual editor in WordPress is Tiny MCE. There is an API that allows users to adapt the visual editor to their needs. It is possible to use other visual editors as well.

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More HTML elements variety in visual editor

Our HTML based website uses a lot of formats for styling text / pages. We're now transitioning to Wordpress so the our employees can also create and edit pages, but it seems like the Wordpress editor ...
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Strange wp-admin problem for all users/adminstrators except the original one?

I don't get this but for all wp admin users except the original main user i get a strange error which causes the visual editor to fail: load-scripts.php?c=0&load[]=hoverIntent,common,admin-bar,...
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Is it possible to autosort tables in the visual editor?

A client asked if the tables in his Wordpress editor could be sorted alphabetically automatically. He asks because the tables are quite long and it would be easier for him to edit them this way. (I ...
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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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WordPress visual editor internal link default https

I have a WordPress site running on https. When I insert a link to another page using the Visual Editor it defaults to http. Can i change this somewhere? The closes thing i could find is this: In ...
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How can I change TinyMCE's default block format?

I have a particular post type where I want the editor's default format block to be H3. So, when you create a new empty post and begin typing in the editor, the text would automatically default to ...
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Load WordPress Editor .css on Front End

This issues seems to have cropped up for me after a recent WordPress udpate (I'm on 4.9.9) as I haven't had issues before. I load wp_editor on the front end using the following code: $argswp = ...
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Post tools gone from right side

Using post editor with Laurel theme. All of my right hand tools (ie. feature image, permalink, etc.) are GONE. I was using visual, sitched to code for a few seconds, then back to visual. Everything on ...
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Why Is Content Entered In Classic Editor Not Displaying on Page?

I have a contact page on my website, where I've entered the shortcode for Contact Form 7 in the page editor: But the contact form isn't displaying on the front-end: Instead only the content from ...
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Strange glyphs code error

Recently I've noticed that just above the web page logo, strange glyphs appeared. What might be the cause? How to get rid of these.
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create-guten-block in wordpress theme?

I'm working on a wordpress theme and want to replace my shortcodes with gutenberg blocks. I'm new to working with blocks but having looked into it a bit I've decided to try and use create-guten-block ...
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Gutenberg “Add Block” button is not active (greyed out), cannot add new blocks

I am currently using Wordpress version 5.0.2, i want to add news posts but the button "ADD BLOCK" is not active.
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Wordpress visual composer backend editor not showing

i have a problem with my wordpress visual composer. It's working in woo commerce during uploading of pictutes and content but not showing in page edit. When ever i try to edit page, it's just showing ...
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Can I still use Visual Composer Website Builder after upgrading to WordPress 5.0?

I have a bunch of pages on a WordPress site I'm going to work on made with Visual Composer Website Builder. Given 5.0 was just released a couple days ago, I'm wondering if I should upgrade before ...
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How to disable Gutenberg editor?

As the 5.0 is getting real, and so is Gutenberg... Is it possible to disable Gutenberg and use previous TinyMCE editor? How to do this?
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How to add custom style to Gutenberg?

In my Classic Editor, I have loaded a few custom styles, which can be selected from an additional "Format" dropdown list. They are included into an editor-style.css. Now, in Gutenberg, that dropdown ...
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Why is WPBakery Page Builder backend editor not clickable? [closed]

The backend editor button is not clickable. I've tried to change all files/folders attributes to 777 for this plugin. I've checked and increased some php parameters (phpinfo for my site - https://...
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On opening Edit New Post, insert something in editor [duplicate]

I would like to automatically insert a shortcode every time one opens the editor for creating a new post, for a particular post type. So that the editor is pre-populated. It shouldn't happen for ...
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How to ensure the visual editor doesn't ruin my iframe?

I have this iframe and JavaScript embedded in a post: <iframe onload="fa_iframeresize.do(this);" src="https://example.com/calc.php?tp=dif&cl=beleggen&h=1&wf=19370&country=NL" ...
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Custom wp.editor.initialize settings ignored

I built a meta box where a click on a button shows a textarea with rich text editing enabled. After creating the textarea and appending it to the DOM, I run this to initialize the editor: console.log(...
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“Formats” Select Menu in WP Editor doesn't show up with correct colour

I added the Dropdown "Formats" and defined some custom styles. The followed tutorial is in this section https://codex.wordpress.org/TinyMCE_Custom_Styles#Registering_Custom_Styles Everything is ...
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Gutenberg Block empty after reload of editor

Well, everythings fine with this. editor and frontend works. but when i come back to pages edit screen, the block is empty. i think there is an error with the attributes, but i can't find good ...
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Tiny MCE editor stripping xlink:href parameter from SVG USE tag

I have an inline SVG tag with an embedded <USE> tag. HTML: <ul> <li><svg class="icon-user"><use xlink:href="#icon-user"></use></svg> My Account</li>...
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Popup box when Clicking on Insert into post button in wordpress

I need to show a alert popup on clicking Insert into Post button in Media Library of WordPress, if the selected Image is less than some width and height in Library. Where can I find the onClick event ...
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Inline Style attribute getting stripped off

I am trying to style a particular section of a blog post using the WordPress editor in HTML mode. <div style="background: red;"> Special section </div> The works fine. But when I add ...
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TinyMce in WordPress - Getting the “fullscreen” button to stay on the right when customising button layout

I'm using TinyMce inside WordPress and I have customised the button layout like so: add_filter( 'tiny_mce_before_init', 'blm_format_tiny_mce' ); add_filter( 'mce_buttons', '...
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Customising the WordPress TinyMce editor and it's buttons

I'm trying to cutomise the TinyMce editor within WordPress and I took this code from an older WP site I did, but the buttons I have set don't seem to be working, for example, this is what I have: ...
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Prevent markup being altered when switching between Visual and HTML editors

I've seen this question asked a few times, but none of the solutions have worked for me. Basically, when switching between TinyMCE and the HTML editor, my markup gets ruined. I have a nested list on ...
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Add Condition if WPBakery Page Builder Used on Page or Not

I'm using WPBakery Page Builder for a new site I'm developing, and I need to add a condition for if WPBakery Page Builder is used for a page or not. I looked through the API documentation, and all I ...
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property=“og:image” doesn't register with including a php file as a shortcode in WP Post and Pages

I would love some help or a direction to a point of solid research on this issue. From what I understand, and my current research, wordpress by default out of the box does not support php files to ...
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How to Add TinyMCE to widget

I'm trying to create simple widget with TinyMCE rich editor but it's not working My widget code: add_action('widgets_init', 'string_example_name_init'); function string_example_name_init() { ...
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WPBakery Editable/Reusable Templates + Variable Content from Parent page

I'm creating a website at the moment with a theme that uses WPBakery Page Builder. I have the following requirements that I cannot figure out how to do: There is a page that has 5 subpages. The ...
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WPBakery Editor dropdown hidden behind editor [closed]

I'm have the following problem. It happens only on some computers (usually Mac, both Safari an Chrome, don't know the versions). When I'm going to change the block type (paragraph, header, etc) on ...
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TinyMCE adding non breakable space between links

I have a small issue, we are trying to have a hashtag block. Where each hashtag link leads to a different page. However, TinyMCE is adding &nbsp; between each link. Which leads to links not ...
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WordPress Visual Mode Not Working - adding span code while clicking

After the update of WordPress 4.9.6, I got a very strange issue that I am not able to write anything in WordPress editor in visual mode. When I'm trying to switch from text to visual I am getting ...
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Add word hints in WordPress post editor

Is there a way to add list of word hints e.g. in popup in post editor. Something like spell-checker that highlights some text and allow to choose alternative.
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Visual editor not showing all table rows

Does anyone know why the visual editor does not show all table rows. I have over 30 rows of data, but in the visual editor only ten are visible, the text editor is the only way to access the rest. ...
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How to get values from Tinymce visual editor popup?

Hello this is mi first question here I hope I get some answer, since i ve seen lots of unanswered questions. I am making a plugin and I need to save values entered in tinymce button popup. The ...
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Insert Link to Audio versus Embed Audio Player

I've run into a very odd problem. One of my authors will upload an audio file in the Media Manager, and instead of giving the option to embed a media player, it just inserts a link to the audio file. ...
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Post/Page editor loads twice

WordPress 4.9.2 On the backend, the Page/Post editor seems to be loading twice. First it displays the Text version of the page/post. Then just when you think it finished, it reloads again with the ...
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Strange gibberish JavaScript in Editor – site hacked?

A client's website runs on the theme 'enfold' which features the "Enfold Advanced Layout Editor". Currently that editor is broken – probably due to old version vs php or something. Anyways – trying to ...
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Prevent editor from adding script or form

For security reasons (e.g. preventing an editor to create a form that mimics the login form and send the credentials anywhere), we'd like to forbid editors to insert JavaScript or Forms into the pages....
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How to add a custom field after wp post

I want a subtitle box after the title. How to show it in the post editor?
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Documentation for adding a tinyMCE view for visual live preview of custom shortcode?

I'm trying to add a WYSIWYG visual representation for a custom shortcode into the tinyMCE editor but I can barely find any information on how to do that. Researching the last few days resulted in ...
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Child theme loses wp-admin styling

I am new to Wordpress so I apologize if I use incorrect words while referring to things. We are using the theme smart-mag. I created a child theme smart-mag-child which contains a style.css and ...
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Wordpress' visual editor messing up my (nested) lists (and other things as well)

I always have trouble trying to create some nested lists in Wordpress using the default editor in visual mode, since I want to avoid the HTML extra work. Even though I write the HTML myself in the ...
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Set default “Link CSS Class” in add media admin editor

I want to set the default link css class to all those images which are added to admin editor. I have found the way to add default image class with this action: function add_image_class($class){ $...
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How to display shorter version of wp_editor?

You can use wp_editor to display the wordpress rich editor. How can I display the shorter version (Please see the screenshot, I need that) of wp_editor?
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TinyMCE - how to select tags node from the place where the caret is?

Hello to everyone! I've been wracking my brains, trying to find a solution for this. And here is what I have. Task: I want to detect in which tag my cursor(caret) is standing, and then to select ...
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How to edit the actual paragraph dropdown in TinyMCE with custom text styles

I want to give the backend-users only 4 text styles to choose from. Headline, Subheadline, Paragraph and a style we called .statement. Searching for terms like "custom styles in TinyMCE" always ended ...