the default editor of webedition is a plain text editor… which works nice… but has no features.

you can actually choose between 3 editors in webedition, i would go for CodeMirror2 which has syntax highlighting and autocomplete of webedition tags. and and and…

we texteditor menu config

and this is how you get there:

we texteditor menu

in CodeMirror2 if you hover via mouse over a tag it will display you a little help text (text is behind code… not so well readable but ok)

we texteditor hover over


If you experience a „freeze“ behaviour with CodeMirror2 while in edit mode … click on properties/eigenschaften and then again on edit/bearbeiten…