This website contains links to software which is either no longer maintained or will be supported only until the end of 2019 (CKFinder 2). For the latest documentation about current CKSource projects, including software like CKEditor 4/CKEditor 5, CKFinder 3, Cloud Services, Letters, Accessibility Checker, please visit the new documentation website.

If you look for an information about very old versions of CKEditor, FCKeditor and CKFinder check also the CKEditor forum, which was closed in 2015. If not, please head to StackOverflow for support.


Installation of FCKeditor is quite an easy task. Just follow these simple steps:

  1. Download the latest version of the editor at the following url:
  2. Extract (decompress) the file to a directory called "fckeditor" in the root of your web site.

Note: You can place the files in whichever path from the root. "fckeditor" is the default one.

Checking Your Installation

The package comes with a test sample page available for every programming language supported by the editor. Take a look at the _samples directory. To test your installation just call the following page:

http://<your site>/<FCKeditor installation path>/_samples/default.html


For information about upgrading go to Upgrading section

This page was last edited on 2 January 2008, at 12:19.