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CKEditor Weekly for September 09, 2013

Welcome to CKEditor Weekly, a summary of all the interesting happenings in and around the CKEditor community. It was yet another hectic week with the team preparing for two imminent releases! Read on to see what's new... 

CKEditor in review

  • CKEditor 4.2.1 will be out some time this week! It will include a variety of fixes. Here's a short list:
    • #9330: Fixed CKEditor Paste from Word stripping anchor tags
    • #9654: Fixed problems with IE10 Quirks mode
    • #8103: Fixed problems when pasting lists from Word
    • #9816: Fixed floating toolbars not repositioning vertically
    • And much more...
  • CKEditor 4.3 beta is also getting closer to release! Among other things, it will include the highly anticipated Widgets feature that will introduce a new MathJax Widget (to help create math equations) and an Image Widget (that will improve the current image plugin).

    Here's a list of additional new features: 
    • #10612: IE11 compatibility
    • #9982: Fake selections
    • #10708: New smileys
    • #10202: String-based validators with wildcards ​
    • #7987: A language toolbar button to support WCAG 3.1.2 Language of Parts
    • And much more...
  • We are also grooming a new JS developer who will lend an additional hand with the project. More on this in later Weeklies.

Around the Net

  • OpenCart posted a tutorial on how to fix an issue with CKEditor 4 missing buttons in v1.5.5 or v1.5.6.
  • Igor Galeta updated his CKEditor Gem for Ruby to version 4.0.6. You can grab it here

That's it for this week. If you would like to be featured in one of our CKEditor Weeklies, or have an interesting tidbit that relates to CKEditor, leave a comment below or contact us!

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