WordPress 5.0 – Disable Gutenberg Editor Cleanly and Use Old Editor


Last Updated on December 7, 2018 by Rashid Hassan

This Video by Michael Schultz shows you how to integrate the functions.php file code to disable the Gutenberg block editor in WordPress 5.0, and use the previous WYSIWYG editor.

Here is the Code for reference, used in video:
Implement the below code to Disable Gutenberg Editor Cleanly and Use Old Editor (However, we recommend to take all precautionary measures, before makign any change in the theme code)

add_filter(‘use_block_editor_for_post’, ‘__return_false’);

Here’s the Video

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