This plugin hasn’t been updated in over 2 years. It may no longer be maintained or supported and may have compatibility issues when used with more recent versions of WordPress.

WP Theme Plugin Editor Disable


WordPress, by default, allows you the ability edit theme and plugin files directly from within the WordPress control panel.

If you never change files directly on your WordPress site, there’s absolutely no need to have this feature available to you or your administrators.


  • Disable WordPress Theme/Plugin Editor


  • Theme/Plugin Editor available by default
  • Activate the plugin
  • No editor available when this plugin is active


  1. Download and extract plugin files to wp-content/plugin directory.
  2. Activate the plugin through the WordPress admin interface.

Contributors & Developers

“WP Theme Plugin Editor Disable” is open source software. The following people have contributed to this plugin.




  • Initial version