Better File Editor 2.2.0

A plugin to improve the default WordPress source code editor
Better File Editor - Better File Editor improves the default WordPress source code editor
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Better File Editor replaces WordPress' default code editor with the Cloud9 Web-based editor from

The plugin works for both the plugin and theme source code editors.


Unpack and upload it to the /wp-content/plugins/ directory.
Activate the plugin through the 'Plugins' menu in WordPress.

Main features:

  • Add line numbers
  • Source code syntax highlighting
  • Collapsible code blocks
  • Themes
  • Show/hide gutter
  • Show/hide whitespace indicators
  • Control font size

last updated on:
October 2nd, 2014, 11:39 GMT
developed by:
Bryan Petty
license type:

GPL: GNU General Public License

operating system(s):
Windows / Linux / Mac OS / BSD / Solaris
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Better File Editor - Themes are supported, as well as other styling options, including font size, whitespace display, rulers and gutters
What's New in This Release:
  • Updated ACE editor to 1.1.7 (2014-09-20)
  • New Themes: KatzenMilch, Kuroir
  • New Notable Modes: Handlebars, Smarty
  • New HTML syntax checker, and improved PHP syntax checker.
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