Simple Revision Control


Simple Revision Control is a plugin for WordPress which gives the user simple control over the Revision functionality.

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  • Simple Revision Control set up.
  • Simple Revision Control set up with CPT.


  1. Upload Simple Revision Control to your plugins directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the ‘Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Configure numer of revision using Settings -> Revisions


Why my CPT is not listed?

You can setup number of revisions only for post types witch supports revisions See more: function Reference / register post type / parameters / supports

My website is not in English, will simple-revision-control work?

Simple Revision Control plugin will work on websites in the following languages:

  • Polish


September 19, 2019
Not much point in adding yet another plugin if it doesn't allow you to do this. If you just want to limit the number of revisions, this is easy to do in wp-config by adding the line define( 'WP_POST_REVISIONS', 3 ); where 3 is the max number of revisions you would need.
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Contributors & Developers

“Simple Revision Control” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.



1.3.4 (2021-06-16)

  • Updated iWorks Options to 2.6.9.

1.3.3 (2017-05-19)

  • Fixed translation incompatibility.

1.3.2 (2017-04-27)

  • Fixed class name error.

1.3.1 (2017-04-27)

  • Fixed localization.
  • Upgraded iworks_options() class to 2.6.0.

= 1.3 (2015-03-25)=
* IMPROVEMENT: Added Swedish translation, created by Peter from WP Daily Themes


  • CHECK: compatibility with WordPress 3.7


  • IMPROVEMENT: added revision control to custom post types


  • INIT: first revision