Caution: This documentation is for eZ Publish legacy, from version 3.x to 5.x.
For 5.x documentation covering Platform see eZ Documentation Center, for difference between legacy and Platform see 5.x Architecture overview.


The purpose of this chapter is to introduce and describe the functionality of the Online Editor. People previously unfamiliar with the Online Editor should be able to collect enough information in order to understand the following issues:

  • How to enable/disable the Online Editor
  • What the OE text area is
  • How to use the OE context menu
  • How to work with the different dialogs/windows
  • The information that is displayed in the OE status bar
  • Available types of elements inside the structured text (lines, paragraphs, headings, lists, tables, links, special characters etc.)
  • The concept of block and inline elements
  • How to work with classified elements
  • How to create/edit/delete various elements
  • The OE stylesheets
  • Settings for copy and paste from Word

Svitlana Shatokhina (08/12/2005 9:25 am)

Balazs Halasy (19/01/2006 8:36 am)

Svitlana Shatokhina, Balazs Halasy


  • Keyboard shortcuts are not mentioned

    Keyboard shortcuts, such as Ctrl-B and Ctrl-I, are not mentioned.