Setup inline editing mode
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TinyMCE has three main integration modes: a classic full editor mode, an inline editing mode, and a distraction-free mode.
Note: This option is not supported on mobile devices.
The inline editing mode is used for merging the editing and reading views of the page for a seamless editing experience and true WYSIWYG behavior.
Inline editing mode does not replace the selected element with an iframe, but instead edits the element’s content in-place. Inline editors are designed:
- To be “hidden” until the editable content is selected,
- To use the CSS stylesheet of the page where it initializes, and
- To have minimal UI around the content area to minimize the area occupied by the editor.
Inline mode only works on content within a block element (such as:
h1). To enable inline mode, set the
inline option to
true. For example:
The following demonstration is using four TinyMCE editors in inline mode, two for the headings, and two for the body text.
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For information on inline mode and the
inline setting, see: User interface options - inline.
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