use_block_editor_for_post( int|WP_Post $post )

Return whether the post can be edited in the block editor.


Description Description


Parameters Parameters

$post

(int|WP_Post) (Required) Post ID or WP_Post object.


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Return Return

(bool) Whether the post can be edited in the block editor.


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Source Source

File: wp-admin/includes/post.php

function use_block_editor_for_post( $post ) {
	$post = get_post( $post );

	if ( ! $post ) {
		return false;
	}

	// We're in the meta box loader, so don't use the block editor.
	if ( isset( $_GET['meta-box-loader'] ) ) {
		check_admin_referer( 'meta-box-loader', 'meta-box-loader-nonce' );
		return false;
	}

	// The posts page can't be edited in the block editor.
	if ( absint( get_option( 'page_for_posts' ) ) === $post->ID && empty( $post->post_content ) ) {
		return false;
	}

	$use_block_editor = use_block_editor_for_post_type( $post->post_type );

	/**
	 * Filter whether a post is able to be edited in the block editor.
	 *
	 * @since 5.0.0
	 *
	 * @param bool    $use_block_editor Whether the post can be edited or not.
	 * @param WP_Post $post             The post being checked.
	 */
	return apply_filters( 'use_block_editor_for_post', $use_block_editor, $post );
}

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Version Description
5.0.0 Introduced.


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