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A Plone add-on that adds image drag and drop to TinyMCE 4 in Plone.

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kcrw.tinymce_imagedrop is a Plone add-on which allows users to drag and drop images into TinyMCE 4. Dropping images will automatically create Image content in the Plone site and render them in the WYSIWYG using UID references.

This add-on supports Plone 5.x and Plone 4.3 (with TinyMCE 4 enabled via


  • Provides a Javascript Plugin for TinyMCE which handles uploading images via a browser view

  • Provides a Plone browser view @@create-dropped-images which creates Image content in the nearest container allowed.

  • The view can be overriden to customize the image type, the image creation location, or the markup used for the images.


Install kcrw.tinymce_imagedrop by adding it to your buildout:



eggs =

and then running bin/buildout. On Plone 5+ you must install the add-on from the Add-ons control panel, on Plone 4.3 (with it will be enabled automatically via a monkey patch when added to your buildout.



The project is licensed under the GPLv2.


This add-on was created by Alec Mitchell <> with support from KCRW


1.0 (unreleased)

  • Initial release. [alecpm]

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