TinyMCE editor installation and upgrade instructions

What is TinyMCE?

TinyMCE is a platform independent web based Javascript HTML WYSIWYG editor control released as Open Source under LGPL by Moxiecode Systems AB. It has the ability to convert HTML TEXTAREA fields or other HTML elements to editor instances. TinyMCE is very easy to integrate into other Content Management Systems.

More on homepage www.tinymce.com/


Aida/Web 6.4 supports TinyMCE 3.4.x

  1. download tinymce from www.tinymce.com/download/download.php
  2. download language pack from www.tinymce.com/i18n/ (if not English)
  3. unpack both to your home directory (by default ./ or where you start your image)
  4. check that you have now tinymce subdirectory in a home directory


  • class WebRichEditor as subclass of WebTextArea
  • convenient usage: anElement addRichEditorAspect: #body for: myDocument


  • Configuration is done by JavaScript init script, which is in method WebRichEditor>>initScript
  • For more see Configuration on TinyMCE webpage.