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WP-CodeBox provides clean syntax highlighting and AJAX advanced features for embedding source code within pages or posts. It support wide range of pop


Example 1: PHP, no line numbers

<pre lang="php">
<div id="foo">
  function foo() {
    echo "Hello World!\\n";
  for (\$i = 0; \$i < 10 $i++) {

Example 2: Java, with line numbers,collapse codebox

<pre lang="java" line="1" colla="-">
public class Hello {
  public static void main(String[] args) {
    System.out.println("Hello World!");

Example 3: Ruby, with line numbers starting at 18, code downloading(ruby.txt)

<pre lang="ruby" line="18" file="ruby.txt">
class Example
  def example(arg1)
    return "Hello: " + arg1.to_s

Supported Languages

The following languages are supported in the lang attribute:

abap, actionscript, ada, apache, applescript, asm, asp, autoit, bash, blitzbasic, bnf, c, c_mac, caddcl, cadlisp, cfdg, cfm, cpp-qt, cpp, csharp, css, d, delphi, diff, div, dos, dot, eiffel, fortran, freebasic, genero, gml, groovy, haskell, html4strict, idl, ini, inno, io, java, java5, javascript, latex, lisp, lua, m68k, matlab, mirc, mpasm, mysql, nsis, objc, ocaml-brief, ocaml, oobas, oracle8, pascal, per, perl, php-brief, php, plsql, python, qbasic, rails, reg, robots, ruby, sas, scheme, sdlbasic, smalltalk, smarty, sql, tcl, text, thinbasic, tsql, vb, vbnet, vhdl, visualfoxpro, winbatch, xml, xpp, z80

(Bold languages just highlight the more popular ones.)

Languages HotLink

Actionscript,ADA,Apache Log ,AppleScript ,ASM ,ASP ,AutoIT,Backus-Naur form ,Bash ,BlitzBasic ,C ,C for Macs ,C# ,C++ ,CAD DCL ,CadLisp ,CFDG ,ColdFusion,CSS ,Delphi ,DIV ,DOS ,Eiffel,Fortran , FreeBasic ,GML ,Groovy,HTML ,Inno ,IO ,Java ,Java 5 ,Javascript,LaTeX,Lisp,Lua,Microprocessor ASM ,mIRC,MySQL, NSIS,Objective C ,OCaml,OpenOffice BASIC,Oracle 8 SQL,Pascal ,Perl,PHP,PL/SQL ,Python,Q(uick)BASIC,robots.txt,Ruby ,SAS,Scheme ,SDLBasic,Smalltalk,Smarty,SQL,T-SQL ,TCL,thinBasic,Uno IDL ,VB.NET,Visual BASIC ,Visual Fox Pro ,Winbatch,X++,XML,Z80 ASM.

Release Notes

1.0 : First internal release; Use GeSHi v1.0.7.20;

1.0.1 : Add View Code AJAX feature;

1.1 : Add simple background configuration for highlighter style/formatting customization;

1.2 : css tuning and option i18n compatible;

1.2.1 : Use GeSHi v1.0.7.21;

1.2.2 : WP 2.5 compatible; : Correct small bugs;Improve the css layout to stick the code header; Contributor:YiXia(http://www.e-xia.com).

1.2.3 : Use GeSHi v1.0.7.22, add the keywords link to API manual option;

1.3 : Jquery toggle, use GeSHi v1.0.8.

1.3.2 : Localization design.

1.3.3 : fixed for "download" "option page". Spanish by Shakaran/www.shakaran.es

Requires: 2.0 or higher
Compatible up to: 2.8.6
Last Updated: 7 years ago
Active Installs: 1,000+


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