WordPress Visual Editor is Not Showing All Toolbars. What to Do?

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WordPress Visual Editor is Not Showing All Toolbars. What to Do?

I always try my best to help the needy people. That’s is probably the reason why, I always post the solution of Problems which are asked by various users. Last Saturday, I got an EMail from Mike Oliver of United Kingdom where he asked me to provide a fix which was related to WordPress Visual Editor ToolBars. A short part of his Mail is given below:

Hey Ravi. This is Mike Oliver from U.K. I am a regular visitor or your blog and really love your articles related to Troubleshooting Errors. I am also a WordPress user and currently using the latest version of WordPress. All Plugins and Themes are working fine but WordPress Visual Editor is not showing all toolbars. It only shows an option to Make the Text Bold, Italic,Strike Through etc. It means it shows the all option of first Row of the Toolbar but doesn’t show the Toolbars of Next Row i.e the Second Row which normally contains Options like Format, Underlining Texts, Text Alignment,Coloring of Texts and Other Options.I tried my Best but failed to find a fix.  Kindly Provide me a way to fix this issue.

How Does this WordPress Visual Editor Appears without Some Toolbars?

To understand his Problem, see the below given Figure:

WordPress Visual Editor is Not Showing All Toolbars. What to Do?

After checking his Issue, I found that the issue was not a major one. If you are also facing similar issues then this Post is for you. Simply follow the below given  instructions and fix your issue.

  • Log into your WordPress Admin Panel by Entering your Credential at http://www.yourblog.com/wp-admin
  • In your Dashboard, Move to the “Posts” Tab and click on “Add New” Option.
  • You will see the same Problematic WordPress Visual Editor. Don’t worry, simply click on the “Show Hide Kitchen” Icon to see All toolbars again. If you are not able to understand it, See the below given screenshot:

WordPress Visual Editor is Not Showing All Toolbars. What to Do?

  • After Clicking on the “Show Hide Kitchen” Icon, You would be able to see All the Toolbars of Visual Editors again. A fully functional WordPress Visual Editor is shown below:


From the Editor’s Desk
I always try to make the tutorial as simple as possible so that users of every kind can understand the whole tutorial with ease. This tutorial was also an easy one(I guess). If your WordPress Visual Editor is not showing all Toolbars then apply the above mentioned method and fix your problem.
If you are facing any other difficulty, feel free to ask me. It would be my pleasure to help you. It is your comments, which motivates me to blog so please leave a comment.

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