Created: 2011-07-10 21:10
Updated: 2015-12-14 18:14


This is ready-to-use Cotonti port of SyntaxHighligher by Alex Gorbatchev.


  1. Install the plugin.
  2. Make sure {FOOTER_RC} tag is present in your theme's footer.tpl.
  3. Select any color theme in plugin settings if you need


Usage with HTML parsing: To highlight source code with some specific language, use HTML tags like this:

<pre class="brush:language;">
Your code here

The list of available brushes:

Plugin for CKEditor:

Color themes

Plugin bundled with a pack of predefined color themes. But you can adjust some of it to suit you needs with Cotonti theme colors. To do that copy theme CSS file from syntaxhighlighter/lib/styles folder to your theme sub folder named stylesthemes/themename/styles. Now you can change it for your needs or create your own. All CSS files located in themes/themename/styles folder override default ones with same names.

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