Joomla PDF Embed extension

The best way to introduce PDF documents into the pages of the website for fast reading and downloading
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With the help of Elfsight PDF extension, try the handiest and quickest inserting of multiple PDF docs in the pages of a site. For higher convenience, files can be embedded by just uploading, adding their URLs, or by selecting from the latest uploaded. You can give each file a title, upload an icon or preview image, choose files layout option, and other. Your users can view the files straight on the page, open in a new tab, and download.

Where on my website can I integrate the widget

You are free to display File Embed plugin on all pages of the site. It can be used to add your product documents or specifications on product pages, or publish your diplomas and certificates on About us page.

How would I benefit from the extension?

The plugin by Elfsight can save you a lot of time, as with its help, publishing docs on your site takes just seconds. Also, it helps you provide a lot of valuable data about your offers or services to raise users’ knowledge about them.

How can I install PDF Embed on my website?

It only will take one minute of time to embed the widget. Installation is really quick, free, and coding-free.

Elfsight PDF extension can be integrated through our service or on the marketplace. You can see extra info about both variants and choose yours.


In help you get an understanding of PDF Viewer, here’s the list of the most important traits. They make it maximum beneficial for you:

  • Embed any quantity of docs;
  • File Viewer layout variant to read files on the page;
  • Uploading images for file icons and previews;
  • Showing or removing Download file label;
  • Paint six interface elements;

Demo will demonstrate more features to you

How to embed the PDF Viewer extension to your Joomla website

A couple of these simple actions is the only thing you need to do.

  1. Receive the extension and integrate it on the site
    Open Joomla Marketplace, then go to PDF plugin page. Click «Download» link to download the extension. Embed it to your site.
  2. Add and set the extension
    Visit «Install Extensions» page, then select “Upload Package File” tab, and install Elfsight plugin. Then, open «Components» section and choose the installed extension. In it you can enter required text content and adjust the design. Obtain the installation code from the appearing window. Copy this code for future use.
  3. Display module on your page
    Define the page area where you want to embed the plugin and add the saved code there. Then publish all the edits.
  4. Done!
    Visit your site, to view your results!

Still can’t make a decision? Or have questions to ask? Simply email your request to our customer support, they will help with every issue.

Design PDF Viewer fast and simple!

Directly from this demo, create a custom plugin and display it to your Joomla website.


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