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Mivhak Syntax Highlighter

A lightweight, editor safe syntax highlighter with real time syntax highlighting and error checking.

Have you been looking for a syntax highlighter that is safe to use on both the visual and the HTML WordPress editor? What about a tool that highlights your syntax While writing your code, and also checks for syntax errors?

Well, look no further. Mivhak is a lightweight syntax highlighter for WordPress, based on a slightly modified version of the great Ace Code Editor. Mivhak comes with a simple settings panel that allows the user to setup basic plugin behavior and appearance.

Additionally, code can be easily inserted to both the HTML and the visual editor using a TinyMCE popup the features live syntax highlighting and error checking for 100+ languages.


  • Lightweight - minified CSS and JS, language scripts and themes are loaded on request
  • Supports 130+ different programming languages
  • 36 different skins
  • Visual + HTML editor code insertion buttons
  • Backend code editor with live syntax highlighting and error checking
  • Options to add caption text, change starting line, highlight single/multiple lines, and much more!
  • Easy-to-use control panel
  • Visual editor placeholders with floating control bar (see screenshots)
  • Automatic code highlighting for <pre>, <code> and/or <xhr>
  • Works with Markdown
  • Inline and block code widgets

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Available Translations

  • English
  • Hebrew
  • German
  • Danish

Requires: 3.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 4.7.3
Last Updated: 2 weeks ago
Active Installs: 600+


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