WordPress editor missing

Was working on a wordpress site when i found that the theme editor under appearance was missing. Started to google it and some common reasons was because:

Multisite enabled
role editor  plugin
wp-security plugin have it disabled with an option to turn on.

but for my site it was because it was disabled by hard code in the wp-config.php file
define(‘DISALLOW_FILE_EDIT’, TRUE); //Disable File Editing

This is a good security practice. so turn it off if you dont need it.

 

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