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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154 open tickets in the Editor component

154 open tickets defect (bug) enhancement feature request task (blessed)
5.0 1 0 0 0
Awaiting Review 85 31 5 0
Future Release 11 17 1 0
4.9 0 1 0 2

154 open tickets. Last 7 days: -1 ticket

29 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
  • #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
  • #40723  Pasting Word content – then trying to remove tags via WYSIWYG – does not work administration
  • #41084  Multiple WYSIWYG editors ( wp_editor function) not working in widgets due to tinymce.js error administration
  • #41118  Add post type classes to internal link search results ui administration
  • #41130  Link boundaries for links contaning images look bad
  • #41456  Rename $buttons to $mce_buttons in 'mce_buttons' filter DocBlock docs
  • #41511  Attachment page URL not created correctly for image uploaded directly to library before being added to post
  • #41534  Styles added with `add_editor_style` are not added to custom `wp.mce` views on initial load javascript
  • #41586  Page Attributes > Parent list doesn't fit screen ui administration
  • #41607  Cannot scroll down in Firefox 54 and WordPress 4.8.1 using Shift + PageDown
  • #41869  Documentations was not proper. docs
  • #41880  Improve comment in functions description for class http file docs
  • #42099  Serious Bug with iOS and Safari when Using any External Keyboard
  • #42106  Academic titles changes when copy-paste from Word
  • #42222  editor removing pre tag

4 tickets slated for 5.0

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  • #39793  Scrolling up in the sticky post text editor does not scroll the page up to top accessibility
  • #41074  Create new Dashicons (4.9) ui
  • #41316  Introduce "Try Gutenberg" callout administration
  • #42029  Editor: Improve keeping text selection between Visual and Text modes javascript

154 open tickets

Open bugs: 97. View list on Trac

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