WIRIS - Math & science editor

WIRIS plugin for CKeditor enhances your text editor with an icon to edit math equations with WIRIS MathType. Easily create and include math and chemistry formulas with a visual editor (WYSIWYG) in your web pages within CKeditor.

All detailed information at wiris.com/solutions/ckeditor.

How does it work?

Just click on the new MathType and ChemType WIRIS icons that will appear in your rich text editor toolbar when the WIRIS plugin has been installed, and you will get WIRIS editor to build your formula. Create a scientific expressions with the classical interface or handwrite it.

When you click on Accept, your expression will be converted into an image and displayed along with your other content.

Technical overview

WIRIS MathType comes with a WYSIWYG interface based on HTML and Javascript.

  • New icon in the toolbar
  • Edit in mobile devices. Works on iPad and other tablets.
  • Accessibility text utomatically included in math formulas.
  • MathML editor.
  • LaTeX support.
  • Arabic math notation.
  • Interface requests images to a web-service.
  • Images are stored in a cache folder.



Plugin versions CKEditor versions
4.23 4.22 4.21

Version: 7.16.1

DownloadRelease notes


  • [PLUGINS-1203] - [JavaScript] [Renderer] Render safeXML with WIRISplugins.js.

Bugs and minor improvements

  • [PLUGINS-1235] - [JavaScript] Modal window is centered when it is maximized.

  • [PLUGINS-1241] - [JavaScript] [iOS] Modal works properly in iPads.

  • [PLUGINS-763] - [Ruby] Gem uploaded to rubygems.

  • [PLUGINS-1213] - [Angular] Document Angular 2+ Framework.

  • [PLUGINS-1232] - [Froala] [npm] Froala3 available npm.

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