Troubleshooting the PublishPress Revisions Plugin

This guide has advice for fixing various problems that users sometimes find the with the PublishPress Revisions plugin.


Some revisions are missing from the queue

If some revisions are missing from the queue, you can disable a performance enhancement for better compatibility with themes and plugins.

  • Go to “Revisions”, then “Settings”.
  • Check the “Compatibility Mode” box.
Compatbility Mode
Compatbility Mode

iframe or scripts tags are missing

If you see HTML tags such as <iframe> or <scripts> being stripped from revisions, make sure that your user has the unfiltered html permission.

This solution may also work if revisions are converting characters such as “&” to HTML code such as &


Preview button is not working correctly

There is some variation in how themes respond to revision previews. Please try adjusting the following plugin setting:

  • Revisions > Settings > Preview / Approval > Preview Link Type
Preview Link Type
Preview Link Type

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