Dennis Bruijn

3rd Party (Free)

Creative Commons Attribution No Derivatives Download v0.1

EE Version Support

  • ExpressionEngine 2


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Add-On Type(s)



Characteers lets you use accented or rare characters in an easy way.


Put the characteers ExpressionEngine tag inside a template of choice.
a textarea wil appear by default

After appearing you could use that textarea inside a comment section.
If you press the ‘e’ button and hold it a pop-up wil appear with all available characters.

If the pop-up has appeard you could use your mouse, the arrow keys or scroll bar to make a selection.




  • Anything you want.

This parameter will generate a HTML5 placeholder automatically.

{exp:characteers placeholder="MyPlaceholder"}


  • textarea
  • input

This parameter will determine wich fieldtype must be used.

{exp:characteers fieldtype="input"}


  • Anything you want.

This parameter will add a custom classname to the class attribute of the field.

{exp:characteers class="MyCustomClass"}


  • on

This parameter will enable the default stylesheet for the available elements

{exp:characteers style="on"}

Download Characteers

EE Support Downloads Add-On Version Release Date
Not Specified Download 0.1 Feb 1, 2013

This entry was created February 1, 2013, 10:17 am.
This entry was last updated February 22, 2013, 2:51 pm.

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