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SyntaxHL Editor


SyntaxHL-Editor offers an easy to use graphical user interface for
Syntax Highlighter and Code Colorizer for WordPress.
You can easily enter and modify source-code highlighted in your posts as well as specify options
for every single snippet.

It’s based on RichGuk’s SyntaxHL plugin for TinyMCE and
the TinyMCE Valid Elements WordPress plugin.


  • Screenshot of button in TinyMCE
  • Graphical input form


Make sure you have “Syntax Highlighter and Code Colorizer for WordPress” installed
and activated. Then upload the plugin to your blog an activate it.

Contributors & Developers

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


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Interested in development?

Browse the code, check out the SVN repository, or subscribe to the development log by RSS.



  • FIX: Text escaping functions did only convert first occurrence of each character
  • FIX: Firstline-parameter was always initialized with 1 in dialog box


  • Initial release