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Front-end Editor
Quick on/off the front editor on demand (7 posts)

  1. mat
    Posted 4 years ago #

    This plugin is great. No doubt on it.
    But i have an objection of using it, because it is too aggresive this 'edit' button and the line wherever I will point my mouse.

    It do not give me pleasure to be logged in on my sites with this things on, since I put high care in fancy desing of my sites.

    If You spotted this as well, here is a solution:
    Could You just make a button - Front End Editor ON / OFF in the admin black bar? It will be so nice and easy to turn the editor on when it is needed! :)

    Thank You in advence :)


  2. scribu
    Plugin Author

    Posted 4 years ago #

    That's a very interesting idea; don't know when I'll get around to implementing it though.

  3. fxtv
    Posted 3 years ago #

    I do agree. The plugin is a great plugin but too agressive. Isn't it possible to activate the editor on double clicking on an article?
    That would be neat.


  4. scribu
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    Isn't it possible to activate the editor on double clicking on an article?

    That was how older versions worked, but it was very fragile, technically speaking.

  5. jfbertrand
    Posted 3 years ago #

    /**editor hidde/show condition**/
    /*3 things to do*/
    /* place this code in function file of each theme
    add_filter( 'query_vars', 'addnew_query_vars', 10, 1 );
    function addnew_query_vars($vars)
        $vars[] = 'edit-mode'; // var1 is the name of variable you want to add
    		//echo $_GET['edit-mode'] .'hi!';
        return $vars;
    /*then make a link such as
    <a href="?edit-mode=true">Edit mode</a>
    and place it where you like in your theme*/
    */finally place this code on ligne 95 of core.php ... replacing the css files call*/
    if ( $_GET['edit-mode'] ) {
    		wp_register_style( 'fee-editor', plugins_url( 'css/core.css', FEE_MAIN_FILE ), $css_dependencies, FEE_VERSION );
    		scbUtil::do_styles( 'fee-editor' );
  6. Robin
    Posted 3 years ago #

    Thank a lot jfbertrand now I am able to turn on the edit function when required.
    But is there anyway to turn off again :) .

  7. designsimply
    Plugin Author

    Posted 3 years ago #

    I like the suggestion. I'd worry just a tiny bit about it cluttering the toolbar—think if every plugin added something there! But, since I love the plugin, I think it'd be worth it if a technically-sound solution can be found.

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