IPWEditor – Getting started

How to install and use IPWEditor In-Place WYSIWYG editor

  1. Download IPWEditor with examples and Dependencies ( you can download IPWEditor code only and download FCKeditor and jQuery from their sites)
  2. Add FCKEditor, Jquery and jquery.editable.wysiwyg-1.3.3.js (IPWEditor script) to your page:

    <script type="text/javascript" src="jquery-1.3.2.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" src="jquery.editable.wysiwyg-1.3.3.js"></script>
    <script type="text/javascript" src="fckeditor/fckeditor.js"></script>
  3. Create the div to be edited:
    <div id=”editable” class=”myipwe”> Click me! I am editable and WYSIWYG!!! </div>
  4. Create the a FCKEditor instance:
    <script type=”text/javascript”>
    //set all the FCKeditor configuration here and pass it to the editable
    var oFCKeditor = new FCKeditor( ‘editor1’) ;
    oFCKeditor.BasePath = “/ipwe/fckeditor/” ;
  5. Create the editable, set the type to wysiwyg, and pass the FCKeditor instance:

    type: 'wysiwyg',
    editor: oFCKeditor,
    onSubmit:function submitData(content){


Further documentation and Configuration can be found in FCKeditor and Editable websites.