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CKEditor: Can I add plugins?

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#111626 (In Topic #22437)

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Hi all,

I would like to add a plugin to CKEditor.

I found build-config.js in the data\ckeditor folder so I created a new build with my additional plugin and replaced the CKEditor folder with the new build but that didn't work.

Noting that there are a few differences in the ocP and the new CKEditor folder I next tried to overwrite the ocP version with the new files, this worked a little better but 90% of the icons in the editor are now greyed out.

It obvious that my trial & error method isn't working so, is there any guidance in the documentation I've missed or can anyone advise if this is even possible and if it is, give me a few pointers.

(The additional plugin is 'Content Template'.)

Any advice would be much appreciated.

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It could be possible to replace the default build but there are some customisations that would be lost, and ocPortal/Composr would be coded against a specific version's API so at minimum you'd need to match the right major/minor version.

A better approach would be to just try and install the plugin individually rather than trying to compile it into a totally new build. You'd need to upload the plugin and edit the WYSIWYG_SETTINGS template to reference it.

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