Disable Gutenberg

Disable Gutenberg Block Editor and restore the Classic Editor and original Edit Post screen (TinyMCE, meta boxes, etc.). Selectively disable for posts …
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Plugin Information

This plugin disables the new Gutenberg Editor (aka Block Editor) and replaces it with the Classic Editor. You can disable Gutenberg completely, or selectively disable for posts, pages, roles, post types, and theme templates. Plus you can hide the Gutenberg nag, menu item, and more!

Jeff Starr  
  • Version
    2.8.1
  • Last updated
    6.1.1
  • Active Installations
    700000
  • Tested up to
    6.1.1
  • WP Version
    4.9
  • PHP Version
    5.6.20

Reviews

Keep this going.

By risen281 on January 5, 2023

Don't know what WordPress was thinking with this, there are already way more advanced platforms and plugins doing 1000x more what Gutenberg can do. Thank you for this plugin removes all the block scripts which slows down websites. I hope that you keep it going Jeff, your work is and has been invaluable to the WordPress community.

Excellent plugin

By Luis Celadita (Kodam) on December 12, 2022

Excellent plugin

excellent plugin

By BernardRobert (vaima01) on December 3, 2022

excellent plugin

Super plugin for Divi Websites

By paulcobben on November 23, 2022

Disables Gutenberg perfectly

Does not work correctly.

By Aidatün (aidatun) on November 12, 2022

The disable Gutemberg per post type does not work, so it's useless for me.

Thanks the pope for this plugin

By Ross (CodeYoda1) on November 8, 2022

Nuff said

THANK GOD for THIS!

By justinmatley on November 2, 2022

I personally don't find the block editor useful, beneficial or intuitive for clients. I use this plugin to get back to basics again and again... every site I build.

You saved me the trouble.

By berqq on November 2, 2022

You saved me from the Gutenberg nagging. The Site Name in the header was showing broken. I solved my problem by removing "global-styles-inline-css".

Great Plugin!

By lal54 on October 18, 2022

Works well. Thank you!

Perfectly executed

By sandswimmer on October 8, 2022

This plugin returns the Wordpress blog interface to its former glory! A big thanks to the developer.

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