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Preformatted Block

WordPress Gutenberg Blocks – Preformatted

This tutorial is part of our WordPress Gutenberg: The Ultimate Guide For Non-Technical WordPress Users series.

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Preformatted Block Description

The Preformatted Block lets you add text with spacing, tabs, and styling.

(Add Preformatted text to WordPress using the Preformatted Block)

Preformatted Blocks:

How To Use The Preformatted Block

To add a Preformatted Block:

Let’s go through the above steps:

First, create a new post or page or open an existing post or page and either:

Click on the ‘Add Block’ tool and select a ‘Preformatted’ block …

(‘Add Block’ Tool – Add Preformatted Block)

Or, select a Preformatted Block in the Content Area

(Add a Preformatted Block from the Content Area)

After adding a Preformatted Block, you can add preformatted text by typing or pasting in your content …

(Preformatted text added)

After adding preformatted text:

How To Edit A Preformatted Block

To edit a Preformatted Block:

(Edit a Preformatted Block)

Remember to update and publish your post or page to save your settings.

How To Remove A Preformatted Block

To delete or remove a preformatted block:

(Remove a Preformatted Block)

Additionally …

Preformatted Block Tools, Options & Settings

The Preformatted Block includes tools, options, and settings for:

Preformatted Block Editor

(Preformatted Block Editor)

The Preformatted Block Editor includes tools that let you perform the following operations:

(Preformatted Block Editor)

Preformatted Block Settings

(Preformatted Block Settings)

Preformatted Block settings include:

Preformatted Block – Additional Info

The Preformatted Block can be converted into the following block types:

(Change Block Type – Preformatted Block)

Notes:

(Change a Preformatted Block into other block types)

Additionally:

Installing plugins or themes on your site may add new functionality, options, or settings to Preformatted Blocks.

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Congratulations! Now you know how to use the WordPress Gutenberg content editor Preformatted Block.

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