How to setup FCKeditor
To start with you need to download the latest stable release of [FCKeditor](http://www.fckeditor.net/download "Download"). Extract the downloaded file and place the <i>fckeditor/</i> folder in your applications webroot directory. Next to do is to download the Yii FCKeditor [extension](http://www.yiiframework.com/extension/fckeditor-integration/ "Download"), created by Ascomae. Extract the downloaded file, and place the <i>fckeditor/</i> widget folder in your web applications <i>protected/extensions/</i> directory. ## Configuring the FCKeditorWidget In the view where you want to use the FCKeditorWidget: ~~~ [php] <?php $this->widget('application.extensions.fckeditor.FCKEditorWidget',array( "model"=>$pages, # Data-Model "attribute"=>'content', # Attribute in the Data-Model "height"=>'400px', "width"=>'100%', "toolbarSet"=>'Basic', # EXISTING(!) Toolbar (see: fckeditor.js) "fckeditor"=>Yii::app()->basePath."/../fckeditor/fckeditor.php", # Path to fckeditor.php "fckBasePath"=>Yii::app()->baseUrl."/fckeditor/", # Realtive Path to the Editor (from Web-Root) "config" => array( "EditorAreaCSS"=>Yii::app()->baseUrl.'/css/index.css',), # http://docs.fckeditor.net/FCKeditor_2.x/Developers_Guide/Configuration/Configuration_Options # Additional Parameter (Can't configure a Toolbar dynamicly) ) ); ?> ~~~ + the <b>model</b> property is the instance of the Model to be associated with. + <b>attribute</b> the Model attribute to be associated with. + <b>fckeditor</b>, the path to the fckeditor php file. + <b>fckBasePath</b>, the url to the editor frontend to be loaded inside the iframe. + <b>config</b> Most parameter in the fckconfig.js can be changed within this config. http://docs.fckeditor.net/FCKeditor_2.x/Developers_Guide/Configuration/Configuration_Options If those instructions have been followed exactly the FCKeditor should work correctly.