SCEditor Plugin: Premium + Free Version

"Are you using a heavy editor? It takes ages to load? It does not work on mobiles? Then it's time to change the situation! With SCEditor everything gets a breeze: Lightweight, fast as hell, easy to customize, mobile friendly. The perfect solution for you and your users."
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Live Demo Download Free Version Presentation Video SCEditor vs. CKEditor only 24 USD

The free version has some limitations, see below.

Side note: On each sale we donate 5 USD to Sam Clarke, the developer of SCEditor.


This plugin implements the SCEditor as WYSIWYG rich text editor for your question2answer forum.


  • only 84 kb to be loaded in less than 1 second
  • works on all tested mobiles
  • editor can parse xhtml and bbcode
  • Only Premium: Upload feature for images and documents (pdf, xls, doc etc.) - super easy and works on mobiles
  • Only Premium: Uploaded GIF files with animations get not resized to sustain the animation
  • Only Premium: Option for TeX rendering in preview window using MathJax (example input: $$ x^2 $$)
  • Preview Window below the editor for users to check their post before submitting
  • Use the shortcut CTRL+Enter to submit a post
  • Big set of smileys available (emoticons)
  • RTL - support for right-to-left languages
  • 4 editor themes available, self-defined buttons, custom text colors, resizable, can auto-expand to text-height
  • available editor languages: ar, cn, de, el, en, es, et, fa, fr, hu, it, ja, lt, nb, nl, pl, pt, ru, sv, tr, tw, uk, vi
  • available buttons: bold italic underline strike subscript superscript left center right justify font size color removeformat pastetext bulletlist orderedlist table code quote horizontalrule image email link unlink emoticon youtube date time ltr rtl print maximize source
  • Warning on leave to not lose content when navigating away

Give your users the right tool to interact with your forum!


This plugin is used in the q2apro support forum.


  1. Buy the plugin and download the ZIP file provided
  2. Make a full backup of your q2a database before installing the plugin.
  3. Extract the folder q2apro-sceditor from the ZIP file.
  4. Move the folder q2apro-sceditor to the qa-plugin folder of your Q2A installation.
  5. Use your FTP-Client to upload the folder q2apro-sceditor into the qa-plugin folder of your server.
  6. Navigate to your site, go to Admin -> Posting and change the default editors to SCEditor, click save!
  7. Click on options next to "SCEditor" to change the editor themes, language and other settings, save your changes.
  8. Congratulations, your new WYSIWYG editor has been installed and is ready to serve you.


This code is in use in many q2a forums and has been tested thoroughly. However, please make a full MySQL backup of your data before installing this plugin in production environments. There could be, for instance, another plugin that interferes with this plugin. We cannot accept any claim for compensation if data is lost.


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Redistribution of the plugin code not permitted.


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Plugin Settings

sceditor question2answer plugin settings