Screenshot of a node being quick-edited.

Quick Edit allows content to be edited in-place.

Quick Edit is a backport of the Drupal 8 In-place editing for Fields.


Quick Edit has six dependencies and requires two libraries.

Drupal 7.22 or later.

  • Contextual, Field and Filter modules included with Drupal core.




  • Download the Backbone.js and Underscore.js libraries, extract them and then place them in your site's libraries directory. Take care to ensure that the resulting folder names are backbone and underscore respectively.
  • Quick Edit can be installed via the standard Drupal installation process.

Related Modules

  • Editor: Allows in-place WYSIWYG editing.
  • Quick Edit Tab: Integrates with the Navbar module to highlight in-place editable entities and trigger quick editing.
Supporting organizations: 
Original development for the Spark distribution.
Initial Drupal 7 backport.

Project information