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  • [Forum] WYSIWYG Editing Cant Get it To Work


    On the forum I can edit in WYSIWYG style in Chrome.

    However on my own forum I can't get this to work (in any browser).

    I followed the steps below to activate WYSIWYG editing:

    How To Enable the WYSIWYG Editor
    The WYSIWYG editor allows a user to create a new post and see what the end result will look like while the post is being made. This is different from the vBulletin standard editor which requires you to understand BB Code tags.

    To enable this editor, you must first make sure it is on in the Admin Control Panel by going to the following location:

    Admin Control Panel --> vBulletin Options --> Message Posting Interface Options

    Then set the Enable Clickable Message Formatting Controls to be Enable Standard & WYSIWYG Controls.

    You and your users will now be able to use the editor if it is enabled in the User Control Panel. To do this go here:

    User Control Panel --> Edit Options

    And set the Message Editor Interface (towards the bottom) to be Enhanced Interface - Full WYSIWYG Editing.

    If you want all of your users to have this enabled, then go here:

    Admin Control Panel --> Import & Maintenance --> Execute SQL Query

    And from the Automatic Query menu, select Show Enhanced (WYSIWYG) Editor Toolbar then press [Continue].

    (Note: In order to be able to do this, your user ID must be in the proper part of config.php. See here for information about configuring this.)

    Finally, if you want all new registered users to have the WYSIWYG toolbar enabled, go here:

    Admin Control Panel --> vBulletin Options --> User Registration Options

    Then go to the Default Registration Options and look for Message Editor Interface. Then set this to be Show Enhanced (WYSIWYG) Editor Toolbar.
    My own forum:

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    Hope someone knows how to get this to work!

    seo marketing amsterdam

  • #2
    Have you looked at the footer here on and compared the vB build number with that on your site?


    • #3
      Good Point, I'm running 4.1.3.

      But is that going to be a feature in 4.1.4?
      seo marketing amsterdam


      • #4
        Yes, the CKEditor is planned for 4.1.4


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