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Hello Drupal masters !

I have a content type with a "Text (formated)" field. When I try to write something in it, all my HTML is ok. But I want to use the buttons of ckEditor to make it more "user friendly". I don't want to always have to write all my tags manually.

On "Text, long (formated)" field, there is no problem.

You can see what I mean in this print screen :

My problem illustrated

For your information, I already tried to switch text format under my field. Nothing change except I got more tags allowed.

Thanks for your help !

  • Are you sure that is a text formatted long and not just text formatted? – Kevin Feb 1 '18 at 17:17
  • That's not a long text and that's the problem. I don't want to use a long text field for just a 2 word's phrase. But I will use it if it's not possible to use ckeditor on in formatted textfield :) Thanks for your comment. – Lucas.S Feb 2 '18 at 13:14
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CKEditor only works on a textarea, you can’t attach an instance to a textfield.

You could implement hook_form_alter and change it from a textfield, but it’s hard to see what the point would be.

If you need long text, just use a long text field. It was designed for your use case, so will always work as expected.

  • I mark your reponse as the answer. Thanks for the information. I don't want to use a long text for just 2 words (it's a page title, like : "About this work" where work is bold for exemple.) But it looks that's not possible to do what I want simply. I will use a long text field so. Thanks :) – Lucas.S Feb 2 '18 at 13:16
  • The "Text (formated)" field might be removed in the future: drupal.org/project/drupal/issues/2737499 – Pasqualle Sep 24 '18 at 2:33

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