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  • Hi I’ve just started building a new site and using the new WordPress 5 release. I’ve notice I can no longer hide the “content editor” in the back end. I’m guessing this is because WordPress 5 has changed things some what in the back end!

    Is there a solution to this?

    regards

    Paul

    • AtDCfcc

    • January 5, 2019 at 12:07 am

    You can use:
    add_action( ‘init’, function() {
    remove_post_type_support( ‘post’, ‘editor’ );
    remove_post_type_support( ‘page’, ‘editor’ );
    }, 99);

    See

    • gleenk

    • January 8, 2019 at 8:52 pm

    Same problem here, how to hide content editor in WP 5? ACF options is not working @eliot could you implement this -> https://www.isitwp.com/disable-content-editor-for-specific-page-template/ ?

    • AtDCfcc

    • January 8, 2019 at 9:32 pm

    Just put the above action in your functions.php file, and the content editor will be gone in WP5.

    • gleenk

    • January 8, 2019 at 9:38 pm

    I know it woks but hey shound implement it in ACF!

  • +1

  • This is one of the issues that Elliot is working on for 5.8, this was the main issue asked and there are several other issues linked from it https://github.com/WordPress/gutenberg/issues/12692. I don’t know the status of it though.

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