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[resolved] Why can only post in html code? (3 posts)

  1. PastorAndyG
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    For some reason, when I go into "new post" or "new page", all I get is the editor that comes with WP (just like on here, actually), however, I'm also only able to type in html. I used to have CKEditor, but now that won't show up anymore. Oddly enough, this is a problem only with this one site, not my other WP sites.
    What I've tried:
    -deactivating all my plugins...no change.
    -copied and pasted code from CKEditor from other site to this one...no change.
    -checked the template code for anything...nothing found.
    -changed the template/theme...no change.
    -Tried in a different browser (I normally use Chrome, tried in Firefox)...no change.
    -installed WP Editor (I figured that if I have to type in code, I may as well get a code editor). I thought it was a good idea until I previewed it: there's a huge space between the title and the main text.

    This isn't something that just happened recently with the new WP update, either...it appears to have done so from a previous version. But again, why only this site and not my other ones?

    <u>Thoughts for next moves unless I hear from you:</u>

    1. delete and re-install all my plugins
    2. backup the whole site and reinstall WP

    I'd really prefer to not have to do the second one.

  2. kmessinger
    Forum Moderator
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Check dashboard, users, your profile and make sure the disable visual editor box is not checked.

  3. PastorAndyG
    Member
    Posted 1 year ago #

    Thank YOU!!! This was the issue! Something so simple yet driving me insane. Amazing. I'd hug you if I could. Thanks you!

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