Editor component


The editor component is for the WordPress post editor on the Add New and Edit Post screens, and for the Quick/Bulk edit functionality on the Posts screen.

đź’¬ Weekly chat Wednesday 17:00 UTC in the #core-editor Slack channel.


Subcomponents: TinyMCE, Press This, Autosave, and Quick/Bulk Edit.

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129 open tickets in the Editor component

129 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request
4.8.1 2 0 0
Awaiting Review 65 28 4
Future Release 11 17 2

129 open tickets. Last 7 days: +0 tickets

20 tickets that have no replies

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  • #38055  <a href> tags disappear when switching from "Text" view to "Visual" view of Page Editor
  • #38782  Insert/Edit link scrolling triggers AJAX requests for both (recent and search) rivers ui performance
  • #38784  Set no_found_rows inside _WP_Editors::wp_link_query performance
  • #38934  Bug with Category selector view when using child categories
  • #39192  Add the ability to suggest changes to post drafts
  • #39549  Inline link toolbar via keyboard shortcut in Text view
  • #39574  Editor patterns: add empty headings/quotes
  • #39691  wpLink autocomplete search improvement
  • #39790  When I click on URL button for add an URL to an image a new line is added
  • #39870  Warning when an inserted link contains &preview=true administration
  • #40021  Empty p tags when adding multiple consecutive shortcodes in the editor. ui
  • #40023  Include CPT & term archives in the inline link insert search field administration
  • #40024  Include CPT archives in the menu cutomizer administration
  • #40540  Drag and drop of images with captions sometimes works javascript administration
  • #40665  Edit control on Video inside editor should not show up before selecting administration
  • #40681  The "Edit Post" page appears to MOVE a category to the top based on bad logic, instead of leaving it under its parent. ui template
  • #40709  Add recommended alternative for deprecated function docs
  • #40723  Pasting Word content – then trying to remove tags via WYSIWYG – does not work administration
  • #40730  Editor looses cursor once wpview is removed
  • #40847  the wpImageFormSubmit JS event has disappeared from the tinymce image plugin

129 open tickets

Open bugs: 78. View list on Trac

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