Joomla File Embed extension

Add over 20 file types on the site for users to read and download
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Elfsight File Embed widget is one of the handiest and quickest widget for integration files in your site. Paste all most used formats: PDF, Docx, Jpg, Jpeg – in total around 20 types. For higher convenience, files can be added by just uploading, by their URLs, or by picking it out of the list of the latest uploaded. The features allow you to give every document a title, upload your own icon and picture, choose files layout, and other. Website users can view the documents directly on the page, open in a new tab and download.

Where can I display it

You can apply File Embed widget on any pages of the site. Thus, it will help you embed your technological documentation or guidelines on corresponding product pages, and add your diplomas and certificates on About us page.

How will I benefit from this plugin?

The widget by Elfsight can keep you a lot of time, because with its help, integrating documents in your site takes just seconds. Also, it helps you provide a great deal of meaningful information about your items and services and achieve better clients’ knowledge of your offers.

How do I get File Embed?

It takes just a couple minutes of time to start using the widget. This process is extremely quick, free, and no-coding.

  1. You can embed File Embed to your website via our service. For this, check the short description hereafter on this page.
  2. Elfsight File Embed can be added through our service or via the marketplace. You can learn about these options and select more suitable.


In order to have a clearer knowledge of File Embed, look at the list of its most important functions. They make our widget beneficial for you:

  • Add unlimited docs;
  • File Viewer layout option to view files on the page;
  • Upload pictures for icons and previews;
  • Displaying or hiding away Download file label;
  • The option to paint 6 interface elements.

To learn more features, see our live demo

Let’s see how to embed the widget to your Joomla website. It is absolutely easy.

The following steps are the only thing you need to do to have File Embed activated.

  1. Get the extension and add it on the site
    Go to Joomla Marketplace and find File Embed page. Use “Download” link to acquire the extension. Embed it to your store.
  2. Add and adjust the extension
    Go to “Install Extensions” section, then choose “Upload Package File” tab and add your widget. Next, open “Components” section and choose the installed extension. In it, you can embed selected text content and customize the layout. Obtain the installation code from the appeared window. Copy it.
  3. Publish widget on your page
    Find the page you would like to add the plugin to and add the saved code there. Then publish all the edits.
  4. You’re done!
    Visit your site, to check your app!

Still can’t make a decision? Or have queries? Just a single request to our support team will settle every question.

Design File Embed with ease!

Use our demo to construct a widget for your website and embed it there.


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