WordPress.org

Ready to get started?Download WordPress

Plugin Reviews

Ultimate TinyMCE

Description: Beef up the WordPress TinyMCE content editor with a plethora of advanced options.

9 reviews
Average Rating
4 stars
4.7 out of 5 stars
You are currently viewing the reviews that provided a rating of 1 star. Click here to see all reviews.
1 star
NO LONGER WORKS WITH WORDPRESS
By , for WP 3.9

Ultimate TinyMCE used to be good, and a must-have plug-in for WordPress. As of WordPress 3.9, Ultimate TinyMCE no longer works. The author recommends one of his other projects, WP Edit, but this is barely worth installing. Recommend TinyMCE Advanced for WordPress 3.9 and newer.

1 star
Worst security breach ever.
By ,

The plugin offers a widget where users can enter PHP code that gets executed instantly in the frontend.
Every user with the the privilege 'edit_theme_options' (and at least every blog admin) will be able to execute arbitrary PHP code on your server. In a multisite environmelt this may apply to some hunded persons.
With this plugin you're not going to be hacked, you ARE already hacked.

1 star
Poor quality
By , for WP 3.8.1

When opening plugin settings page gives PHP undefined variable notice about every option plugin has. If such simple things can't be sorted, I imagine what else lays deeper in the code. Certainly will avoid using this plugin.

1 star
Nada útil e não funciona
By , for WP 3.7.1

Fui tentar alguns comandos e eles não funcionam.
A tabela fez uma bagunça na minha página e não modificou em nada o site.
O link de âncora que era o iteressante não funcionou.

O resto ... pra que inserir imagem, vídeo ou até mesmo alinhar, se o editor do wordpress já o faz?

1 star
LINK SPAMMER
By , for WP 3.5.2

This plugin automatically spams contextual links within your posts. The developers have been very sneaky in setting this option to enabled in the old version, which is the one you download from here. They will go on to say the the latest version doesn't automatically spam links (they call it "developer support"), you have to enable it, however on the plugin page of your site, the "Upgrade available" indicator is hidden by a plugin banner, so the only way to tell is checking the update plugin tab.

Developers like this should be banned, WordPress doesn't need them as there are plenty of active and ethical developers available.

Make sure to check your site for unwanted links, you are probably going to have to manually check each of your posts and remove them from each post.

I wish there was a report plugin option here.

1 star
ultimate tinymce
By , for WP 3.5.1

Don't use this plugin. Has flattened my site and blown up posts.

1 star
MALICIOUS FILES
By , for WP 3.5.1

Plugin is injecting links to other websites without permission from the unsuspecting user who installed plugin. There is absolutely no mention on this anywhere.

https://s3.amazonaws.com/UltimateMCE/output.txt

http://forum.joshlobe.com/showthread.php?tid=1563

This also contradicts everything developer said on the forum which makes me believe this is just a stunt to sell backlinks on people's websites who trusted your plugin.

I RECOMMEND EVERYONE REMOVE THIS PLUGIN FROM THEIR WEBSITE IMMEDIATELY

You should NEVER attempt to inject or load offsite files and i'm very disappointed with this developer.

I consider this MALICIOUS software.

1 star
Insta-downvote for BUY BUY BUY in the very first paragraph.
By Plugin Author, for WP 3.5

Okay.. so I see you don't like it when a plugin advertises a professional version... for whatever reason... and that's fine.

But.. what about the functionality of the plugin? That's what we are really here to review.

You mention absolutely nothing about the functionality. Did you even try the plugin? Or did you just see it in the list, and saw the ad link, and decided to come bash the plugin with a one-star review?

Next time... offer some actual feedback. Download the plugin and give it a try... you might actually like it! If you want to bash a developer for trying to make a few cents with a Pro version... there are other contact channels available. There is no need to it publicly.

This is most likely the poorest, least informative, plugin review I think I may have ever come across here on WordPress.

Have a nice day :)

1 star
why mess with the plugin page
By , for WP 3.5.1

[Moderator note: Title Decapped, please do not shout]

Sorry I marked you one star for messing with the wordpress plugin page.

Otherwise, a nice plugin, works as advertised; however, because you messed with the plugin page - to shout your begging message - I opted to use TinyMCE Advanced which works just aswell.

You must log in to submit a review. You can also log in or register using the form near the top of this page.