Redactor v3 Themes

The Redactor editor can be themed with CSS. Most themes only affect the editor and toolbar, but custom themes can also change the content styling.

On this page, we list the available built-in themes.


The default theme is almost the standard theme from imperavi with only some minor changes, like adding a background that matches MODX input fields.

Default Redactor theme


The redactor2 theme mimics the styling from Redactor 2.x. It's not an exact match, but is a lot closer and can help if you're having trouble adjusting to the new design.

Redactor 2 inspired theme for Redactor 3


The dark theme inverses the color while using a blue for headers and links.

Dark theme for Redactor 3


Looking to spread some love is love? The pride theme splashes a rainbows on your toolbar. (Unicorns are still awaiting delivery.)

Pride theme for Redactor 3


A very special shade of purple indeed, rebeccapurple exists in memory of Eric Meyer's daughter.

rebeccaapurple theme for Redactor 3