One of my clients come to me and say that visual composer element does not load in page editor after the update to WordPress 4.8.

When I checked it will show like below image.

The error I get “$template.get is not a function” in the browser console.

After some time of googling, I got this link and got the solutions.

If you have the same error then please follow listed below steps. My case has Salient them installed on a client’s website.

Step: 1 Open this location themes/salient//wpbakery/js_composer/assets/js/backend/

Step: 2 Then open composer-view.js file

Step: 3 Replace below code at line number 62 and save file

Step:4 Then check your page editor your problem will fixed.

Feel free to ask any questions if have.