This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.



When you copy and paste text from another source, e.g. a PDF document or the web you end up having lots of line breaks that
will mess up formatting. With this plugin you can remove those unwanted line breaks by selecting the paragraph you want to
clean in the text and click the new button “!br” in the editors toolbar. Continue doing this for each paragraph you want to


  1. Extract the content of the archive to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress


What kind of line breaks are getting removed?

Newslines (backslash n), carriage returns (backslash r) and HTML <br> tags. Paragraphs remain untouched.

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  • Updated compatible version information


  • Removed whitespace as replacement. Let me know when you have troubles with joined sentences missing a space.


  • Initial release.