Best highlighted code editor that has been adapted for MODX

Creator: Danil Kostin (danya_postfactum)

1.4.1-pl (473 KB) Other Versions Need help installing this extra?


About Ace

This version brings Emmet support. See emmet in action.

MODx tag highlighting is fixed. So is fatal error on resource overview.

Added Hotkey table, press Ctrl+Alt+H .

Editor assets are moved to /manager/assets/components, sorry for possible troubles.


May 21, 2013
Supported Versions
2.2 – 2.2
Supported Database
MySQL, Microsoft SQL Server

New in Ace 1.4.1

Ace 1.4.1


- Fixed: Tab handling

- Fixed: Emmet shortcut listing by Ctr+Alt+H

- Added: Expandable snippets support (see ace.snippets setting)

- Added: Emmet wrapwithabbreviation command (Alt+W)

Ace 1.4.0


- Added: Emmet (aka Zen Coding) support

- Added: Terminal dark theme

- Added: Hotkey table (Ctrl+Alt+H)

- Fixed: Resource overview fatal error

- Changed: Assets are moved to /manager/assets/components/

Ace 1.3.3


- Added: PHP live syntax check

- Added: Chaos dark theme

- Added: Setting showinvisibles

Ace 1.3.2


- Fixed: The bug while installing the Ace

- Fixed: Broken wordwrap setting

- Added: Tab settings (tab size, soft tab)

- Added: Now completele compatible with AjaxManager extra

Ace 1.3.1


- Changed: Plugin content now is stored in static file

Ace 1.3.0


- Added: German translation

- Added: MODx tags highlighting

- Added: Ambiance and xcode themes

- Added: less/scss syntax highlighting

- Added: Fullwindow mode (Ctrl + F11)

- Changed: Editor now ignores wich_editor setting. Set use_editor to false to use ACE for Resources.

Ace 1.2.1


- Changed: Assets are moved to manager folder

- Added: Font size setting

- Added: "GitHub" theme

- Added: Support of html5 drag'n'drop (accepting of dropped text)

- Added: XML / HTML tag autoclosing

- Fixed: broken en lexicon and php 5.3 incompatibility

Ace 1.2.0


- Removed: Some unnecessary options

- Changed: Editor options are moved to system settings

- Fixed: Multiple little editor bugs

- Added: Add missing "OnFileEditFormPrerender" event to MODx

- Added: Multiline editing

- Added: Advanced find/replace window

Ace 1.1.0


- Fixed: Fatal error on document create event

- Fixed: Changing of properties has no effect

- Added: File edition support

- Added: MODx tree elements drag'n'drop support

- Added: Auto-assigning whichelementeditor to Ace

Ace 1.0.0


- Added: Plugin properties to adjust how Ace behaves

- Initial commit


Current Releases

November 12, 2020
2.2 – Current
February 28, 2019
2.2 – Current
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