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wp_htmledit_pre() WP 2.5.0

Deprecated in 4.3.0. It is no longer supported and can be removed in future releases. Use format_for_editor() instead.

Formats text for the HTML editor.

Unless $output is empty it will pass through htmlspecialchars before the 'htmledit_pre' filter is applied.

  • See: format_for_editor()
Hooks in function
Return

String. Formatted text after filter applied.

Usage

wp_htmledit_pre( $output );
$output(string) (required)
The text to be formatted.

Code of wp htmledit pre: wp-includes/deprecated.php VER 5.0.3

<?php
function wp_htmledit_pre($output) {
	_deprecated_function( __FUNCTION__, '4.3.0', 'format_for_editor()' );

	if ( !empty($output) )
		$output = htmlspecialchars($output, ENT_NOQUOTES, get_option( 'blog_charset' ) ); // convert only < > &

	/**
	 * Filters the text before it is formatted for the HTML editor.
	 *
	 * @since 2.5.0
	 * @deprecated 4.3.0
	 *
	 * @param string $output The HTML-formatted text.
	 */
	return apply_filters( 'htmledit_pre', $output );
}