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Elfsight File Embed

Embed, view and download all kinds of files on your website

By Elfsight (elfsight)


Elfsight File Embed is the fastest way to paste a file into the page of your site. It allows you to attach any common type of file: PDF, Docx, Xlsx, Jpeg, and more formats - in a couple of clicks. The documents can be viewed right on the page or in a new tab and downloaded in one click. This widget includes icons for all common formats, colorable details, font size settings, and editable widget header. Display licenses, technological documentation, instructions, and other - in seconds and without sweat!


Easier and faster file embedding with no coding

  • Better client knowledge about your products
  • Raise user engagement on your site


File Embed extra by Elfsight is extremely easy to set up and it doesn’t require coding skills. Yet it’s reach in one-click features, which will help in your business challenges

  • Embed 20+ formats of files for viewing and downloading
  • Add unlimited files
  • Duplicate, clone, delete, and reorder your files
  • Embed by uploading, by URL, or by choosing the file from the recently uploaded
  • Edit the widget title
  • Upload images for file icons and previews
  • Set font size of the widget title
  • Option to enter the file name for displaying
  • Three layouts included: File Viewer, Grid, and List
  • File Viewer layout to view files on the page
  • Scroll, pagination, and zoom supported in File Viewer layout
  • Option to show or Download file label
  • Option to edit Download label
  • Grid and List layouts to show file icons and names
  • Switchable file icon
  • Option to paint file icon
  • Set the widget width in pixels or percentage
  • Six paintable elements of the interface
  • Option to select font size for widget title, file name, and Download label

File Embed extra is provided by Elfsight Apps

Elfsight Apps is a cloud-based service, which offers apps extending and diversifying your website functionality (for example, Instagram Feed, YouTube Gallery, Social Icons and others). This extra acts as a bridge between your website and Elfsight Apps Service, connecting them together. It takes the widget, which you have created at Elfsight Apps, and displays it on your website. If you don’t have an Elfsight Apps account yet, you can set it up at any time. It is totally free and will take you about a minute.

Installation in 1-2-3

This extra is unbelievably easy to install. After downloading the extra zip, you need to install it on your website, create and configure a widget, and copy-paste its code into any page or your website template.

Free installation service

Our Support Team is here to answer your questions and help to add the extra to your website. Get in touch with us at apps@elfsight.com, and we’ll be glad to help you!



New in Elfsight File Embed 1.0.0




May 23, 2019
Supported Versions
2.3 – 2.7

Previous Versions


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