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This simple plugin allows you to enhance custom fields with TinyMCE allowing your clients to add rich text content to any area of your site.


  • Automatically upgrades textareas in custom fields to TinyMCE.


  • This screen shot depicts the usage of the plugin.
  • This screen shot depicts the usage of the plugin.


Normal installation

  1. Download the file to your computer.
  2. Unzip the file.
  3. Upload the ‘mceTextarea’ folder to ‘/wp-content/plugins/’.
  4. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.

That’s it. All custom fields textareas should now be enhanced with tinyMCE.

Contributors & Developers

“mceTextarea” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.


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  • First, usable, tested version