I have set a user role that allows the editing of a php
script with a text editor on a site. This is only to allow a simple
way to change the email address a form sends data to. When I
navigate to the script using the "Choose" button, Contribute
automatically sends me to the "Error" page, as if the form wasn't
filled out properly, instead of allowing me to open the php script
with a text editor. This used to work fine. Has there been some
change or update to Contribute that has changed something? I am
using Contribute CS3 (v. 4.1).
Any other suggestions to allow for script editing within
You can set your default file editor through
1) Edit ->Preference
2) Select File Editors in the left pane.
3) In the Right pane, add the extension and the add the
corresponding file editor by clicking the + button.
Hope this helps you.
I have tried to set up a file editor in this way, but there
are 2 problems.
First, Contribute won't let me set up a file editor for .php
files. I says that extension is reserved for Contribute.
Second, when I try to edit the .php file, Contribute skips
the file and sends me right the error page that the php script
redirects to if you have not filled in the required fields in the