Integrating the Plugin Through WordPress UI

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   Integrating the Plugin Through WordPress UI


Before starting the integration process, please make sure that:

  • You do have an admin account at the WordPress website you plan to install the plugin on.
  • You do have the WordPress version 2.8 or later.
  • You do have a GroupDocs account.
  • Your web server supports PHP cURL extension.
  • cURL extension is enabled (extension=php_curl.dll).

Installing, and Activating GroupDocs.Viewer plugin in WordPress

To install, and activate the GroupDocs.Viewer plugin, do the following:

  1. Log in to WordPress installation using your credentials, and then click Plugins > Add New.

  2. Under Search, in the search field, enter GroupDocs and then click Search Plugins.

    Make sure that you select Term in the drop-down list adjacent to the search field before you click Search Plugins.

    Result: The GroupDocs.Viewer plugin is displayed.

  3. Click Install adjacent to the GroupDocs.Viewer plugin.

  4. In the newly displayed window, click Install Now.

    Result: The GroupDocs.Viewer plugin is installed to the WordPress.

  5. Click the Activate Plugin link.

    Result: The GroupDocs.Viewer plugin is activated.

Using the Installed Plugin

To use the plugin, do the following:

  1. Click Posts > Add New.

  2. In the WordPress editor tool bar, click (the GroupDocs.Viewer icon).

    Result: The GroupDocs Embedder dialog box is displayed.

  3. In this dialog box, do the following:

    • In the Document Link field, paste the document ID that you copied from GroupDocs.

      The Document ID is the embed code you copy from GroupDocs. Please find the instructions on How To Get the Document ID or GUID?.

    • Click Insert.

  4. Click Save Draft and then click Preview.

    Result: The embedded viewer is displayed in the preview page.
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