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What is TinyMCE Advanced for WordPress?

Enables advanced features and plugins in TinyMCE, the default visual editor in WordPress.

More Info on TinyMCE Advanced

Initial Configuration

Settings > TinyMCE Advanced

  1. Disable Enable the editor menu.
  2. Drag Font Family to the Unused Buttons section.
  3. Drag buttons to add or take away from the toolbar as needed. Beware that too many choices can wreck a site so exercise restraint.
  4. Default settings for other sections work well, but configure as needed.
  5. Click Save Changes.


The new toolbar appears when you edit a page or post. For example, the screenshot below shows the addition of a Font Sizes dropdown menu and a Table button.

Formatting toolbar

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