This article describes the different variations of the editors and how to change the default editor available when editing content in the cms.
- Allow users to choose which editor they want to use by editing the web.config file in the site root, search for the add tag named : ek_EditControlWin
- By default the value will either be ContentDesigner, EWebEditPro, or Aloha depending on your version.
- Change the value key to reflect what editor you'd like to use. (note that ContentDesigner and EWebEditPro are old editors and should not be used in newer versions (8.7+). Options are listed below
Aloha - HTML5 editor
Content Designer - Sometimes referred to ewebedit400
EWebEditPro - Old editor from versions prior to 7.6
UserPreferred - Allows the user to switch in their user profile in the workarea between Aloha and ContentDesigner. You can confirm the change works by navigating in the workarea to Settings > Users > [user's profile] > General Content and Form Editor